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Reviewed yesterday

While many would have seen the place through so many bollywood films which have been bringing the insides of this most densely populated piece of land in Mumbai, it is an experience to feel the vibe first hand. Called the largest slum in the world.....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mukul G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Dharavi is the Asia s largest slum. known for leather goods manufacturers.also all Mumbai poor people buy idlis and medu wada sold all over Mumbai by foot hawkers at cheapest price.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MANCHIMASTER
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a tour booked via no footprints in Mumbai and waris our guide was an amazing young man who spoke with enthusiasm about his home area of Mumbai. He guided us with ease through the alleyways of the area all the while imparting various...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Amandaha21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a place!! Every single one is working there. No one will disturb you in any manner. They are not starstruck people. Very hardworking and busy lifestyle.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 121dhara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a tour with Reality Tours and Travel through this community and learnt a lot about the 1 million plus people that live and do business here. Our tour guide lives in this community and was able to share his experience. We were invited...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shazz1961
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on the Dharavi tour with guide Umar. He was a great guide with a lot of knowledge about the place. Very interesting tour. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank idajard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on a tour with dev who was excellent taking us to the many industries and then the residential area. Read worth a visit to see how the poorer people make a living.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Linda J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a place of great entrepreneurship, family commitment and community. To call it a slum is a great misnomer. Super to visit and speak with a variety of artisans in their place of work. Good prices and excellent workmanship. Self sufficient. Chaotic roads. Smiling...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Under belly of Mumbai. Best place to get leather items but need to bargain a lot. Crowded area, parking is an issue. avoid visiting on Friday afternoon.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mital_Ashish
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

I’m not going to wax lyrical about Dhavari, but I will say that it something to experience if you get an opportunity. Having been to Mumbai many times for work, I’d had this as something I was interested in doing and my Indian colleagues were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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We didn't take our kids but there were some people with kids around 7-9. I think it would be excellent for them. Just wear closed shoes! We stepped through dirty water, dead rats and possibly human waste! However, the... More
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