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Address: Dr. E. Moses Rd. | near Mahalakshmi Station, Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No
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Hundreds of people working at this traditional outdoor laundry make a...

Hundreds of people working at this traditional outdoor laundry make a colorful site.

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great but better if we could enter

we took the tour and only so it from the bridge it looks amazing and i wish i could enter and see it better

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
sheila g
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beit yanai
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beit yanai
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we took the tour and only so it from the bridge it looks amazing and i wish i could enter and see it better

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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41 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

One must visit this place for the experience to see how laundry is done in Mumbai on a large scale..

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our cruise ship tour stopped here so that we could see the laundry being done. There was no information given -----I guess that they assume that we can work it out! It was interesting. Soon we were approached by a trinket seller. Her child, perhaps 2 years old, was already copying his mother's selling techniques. Yes, we did buy something... More 

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Thank crazymaddancer
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

this place was amazing to have a look at the local life and culture of generations. the only downside was that we've been stopped by a man at the entrance and asked for a entry fee which still worth it. there was not any sign or ticket counter around!

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Thank Soli s
Tain, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing to stand and see all the activity going on in the open air laundry- be careful of some of the people in the area who are keen to offload information...at a cost

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Thank Scotland56
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing sight to see how the locals do the washing. Easily accessible to view. Do not miss this sight.

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Thank Chris C
Essex,UK
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not as huge as I had envisaged but still gives an insight into the laundry scene in Mumbai. It serves certain hotels but I have been told that this male managed outdoor laundry now comprises of washing machines instead of the age old indian style of clothing washing. It is mainly a laundry drying display of linen. Watch out for... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was interesting. I have never seen so much laundry in one place before! I wonder how they know who's laundry is who's?

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Thank Theresa C
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing and huge open air laundry that seems to deal with all the laundry of the entire Mumbai population. A sight not to be missed.

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Thank MichaelChew
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is as touristy as it gets. But its amazing how this acts as the laundry hub of the city - worth visiting!!

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