Essence of India with Slumdog Millionaire Tour
Duration: 8 Days
Itinerary At Glance:
This tour package is perfectly suited for those who are looking for understanding life in slums of Mumbai. For this tour Mumbai acts as an arrival city and Delhi as departure city. On your 8 Days cultural Essence of Golden Triangle with Slumdog millionaire Tour, It starts with a tour of Mumbai old name is Bombay is famous not only for high rising buildings but also for its slums which you will find into the length and breadth of the City. The Slumdog Millionaire is story of an orphaned street boy named Jamal Malik who was main character of the movie how he overcomes with his hardship to win a fortune of Million dollars on a game show and later walk away with his childhood love of life sweetheart most of the movie was filmed in Mumbai and few parts in Agra and other parts of India. Main selling point of this tour package is the Dharavi slum or Dharavi slum tour, Dharavi slum is considered as the largest slum in Asia and it is the world's most densely populated area. Dharavi Slums are spread over 2.2sq kms and home to around 1million people. Many parts of the Oscar winning movie "Slumdog millionaire" was filmed there. The main message from Oscar winning movie Slumdog millionaire was that bookish knowledge is not everything in life one can learn from day to day practical experiences too. Guided Dharavi slum tour takes you to a length and breadth inside Dharavi slum and shows you different shades of Life, Dharavi has its own informal economy you will see a lot of households involved in small industries of leather, Pottery and Textiles annual turnover of Dharavi stand more than USD 1 Billion. On your Private Slumdog Millionaire Tour in Dharavi with Slum visit you will be amazed to see so many happy faces there even living in such tough conditions. After Private Slumdog Millionaire Tour based in Mumbai, Next is the tour of three very Famous Historical cities of North India :- Delhi, Agra and Jaipur.
The Slumdog millionaire movie featured actor Dev Patel as Jamal Malik main character of the movie and was directed by British director Danny Boyle. The plot of the movie was almost based on the book Q & A by Vikas Swarup.
Three locations where you can visit on Slumdog millionaire theme tour on your journey to Incredible India:
In Mumbai – Is the city in film where most of the story takes place.
In Agra – Explore Taj Mahal and other parts because Jamal Malik acted as a tour guide at the Taj Mahal for a brief period of time in the movie.
At Iconic Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus train station – the place where the end credits, dance sequence on hit song Jai Ho was filmed.
Itinerary at Glance :-
Day 01:- Arrive Mumbai
On arrival Mumbai International Airport, post imigration formalities, meet and greet later transfer to you pre-booked hotel in luxurious comfortable ac cab. On arrival check in Hotel. Evening free for leisure. Stay overnight at a hotel in Mumbai.
Day 02:- Mumbai City Tour
Post delicious breakfast at hotel in Mumbai, Get be ready for fun filled full day Mumbai India Tour Real Slumdog Millionaire Private Tour, start with sightseeing tour of Slumdog Millionaire Movie Theme Based Visit, on your Private Dharavi Slum tour :- Area of this slum and administrative ward, slums are Located over parts of Sion, Bandra(E), Kurla and Kalina suburbs of Mumbai. It's more like sandwiched between Mahim on the west side and Sion on the east side. Spread across more 175 hectares of land, Dharavi has a population of somewhere between 8-10 lakhs people according to the Time Magazine. As per BBC suggests it is home to more than 1 million people. Dharavi is considered "Asia's largest slum" and most densely populated area of the world, Today on your Slumdog Millionaire Tour of Dharavi Slum we will take you all major places in Mumbai and in Dharavi where Hit Slumdog Millionaire was filmed, First we Starts with Dharavi Slum tour.
The Slumdog Millionaire is story of an orphaned street boy named Jamal Malik and was main character of film and how he overcomes with his hardship to win a fortune of Million dollars on a game show and later walk away with his childhood love of life sweetheart most of the movie was filmed in Mumbai and few parts in Agra and other parts of India.
Visit The Mumbai Pipeline where Salman Ali dressed in a ragged T-shirt, bare feet and filthy pants, he sleeps under Mumbai’s Mahim pipeline in the Film.Also see Street Children and Slum Dwellers and interact with them and try to understand how they manage their lives because main leads in movies where homeless kids and also see Mumbai Local Railway Station which was often shown in these movies.
The end credit song, “Jai Ho,” received a very positive response from worldwide. The final scene of the movie features a traditional Hindi dance sequence that was filmed at the Iconic Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus train station in Mumbai. When you are visiting CST Be ready for quite the crowd -around over 8-10 millions of people travel through this station every day! Stay Overnight at Hotel in Mumbai
Day 03:- Mumbai - Delhi (By Flight / Own Expenses)
In the morning after yummy breakfast transfer to Mumbai Airport for flight to Delhi. On arrival at Delhi airport, our representative will meet and greet outside exit gate#5 on your Indian Golden Triangle tour or Delhi-Agra-Jaipur tour later go directly for Old Delhi city tour- by visiting the Raj Ghat, driving pasting Red fort, Than visit Jama Masjid- India Largest Mosque are important places to visit, you may also visit Chandni Chowk, spice market etc. For better understanding of Old Delhi tour you may go for Rickshaw ride tour(optional) and ride through the bazaars and streets of Old Delhi (Optional cost). Later on proceed for a city tour of New Delhi. The Qutub Minar, which is UNESCO Heritage site in Delhi and tallest stone tower in India, imposing India Gate and the Rastrapathi Bhawan, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Lotus Temple. Post finishing place to visit in Delhi tour or perfect itinerary for Delhi tour. Drop to Hotel, Relaxing night stay in Delhi.
Day 04:- Delhi to Jaipur
In the morning after delicious breakfast at hotel, checkout and drive to next destination Jaipur. On arrival check-in Hotels in Jaipur. Jaipur also famously known as Pink city of India, the historic walled city of Jaipur in Rajasthan, which was founded in 1727 AD under the rule of Sawai Jai Singh II. Jaipur is popular for its architectural legacy and vibrant culture and traditions, Jaipur made its official entry into the UNESCO World Heritage Site list recently in 2019. On arrival in Jaipur and post check in formalities rest of the day free for relaxation at hotel or explore city by yourself. Night stay in Jaipur.
Day 05:- Jaipur City tour
This morning after tempting breakfast at hotel, Start 5th day of your Delhi- Agra- Jaipur tour package with city tour of Jaipur, Start your guided Jaipur tour by visiting most important the Amber fort or Amer fort which is located on a hill and one of the major tourist attraction of Jaipur and Amber fort is UNESCO world Heritage site in Jaipur, built in 16th century, enjoy an elephant ride at Amber(Optional), It also home to some underground tunnels that goes to other famous Jaigarh fort, Next stop is Jal Mahal which is a palace situated in the middle of popular ManSagar Lake in the city centre. Post Lunch drive past the only Hawa Mahal-a Palace or Wind palace you may stop here for a selfie with this iconic milestone of Jaipur city . Then you will visit the city palace and well preserved museum inside it, In 1727 King of Jaipur Maharaja Swai Jai Singh 2 moved from Amber to City Palace, walking to adjacent Jantar Mantar which is another Unesco site in Jaipur, Jantar Mantar is an astronomical observatory. Post completion of places to visit in Jaipur or Best itinerary for Jaipur tour go for relaxing night in Jaipur hotel.
Day 06:- Jaipur to Agra
Post healthy breakfast at hotel drive to Mughal city Agra, On the way don't forget to visit Fatehpur Sikri- a perfectly preserved red sandstone ghost town which was the estranged capital of Mughal King Akbar and was built in 1569 and deserted after failure of its water system. On arrival in Agra and check into a hotel.
Day 07:- Agra local tour and Agra to Delhi
In Morning our guide will take you to Sunrise Taj Mahal tour at 5:30 am, The visit or time spend to the Taj Mahal will long be remembered by you, Regarded as most beautiful amongstSeven Wonders of the World and the Taj Mahal is the real emblem of eternal love. The Taj Mahal was built in 1653 by late Mughal Ruler Shah Jahan. Built with white marble from Makrana in Rajasthan, this monument is on top of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world. This real epitome of love leaves the visitors speechless with its architectural magnificence. In the presence of moon light, it excels like a flawlessly carved diamond; looking as if instantly out of some magical saga. Post Taj Mahal tour return back and after healthy breakfast at hotel, Check out from the hotel, then visit the massive Agra fort or Red fort of Agra, a UNESCO world heritage site and 2nd most famous monument of Agra, built by the mughal ruler Akbar, this was main residence of Mughal rulers till 1638 buit of Red stand stones. Slumdog Millionaire movie was also filmed in Agra, where Jamal acted as tourist guide for a brief time in the movie , Drive to Delhi in evening. On arrival in Delhi check in Hotel. Stay overnight at a hotel in Delhi
Day 08:- Delhi Departure
After the tasty breakfast, pack your bag and baggage with a promise of coming back again to Incredible India tour. Proceed to Delhi Airport/Railway station on time to board your flight/train with a lot of sweet memories of your holidays.. Do fill the feedback form available to driver/chauffer so that we can keep check and balance of our services.
- Accommodation On double/ Twin sharing in mentioned/similar hotels
- 2N Mumbai, 2N stay in Delhi, 2N in Jaipur and 1N Agra
- Meal Plan Will Be On Cpai (Room + Breakfast ).
- 01 Packed water bottle Daily per person
- English speaking Guide in Delhi, Agra, Jaipur.
- All meals in Tordi Garh village hotel
- All transfer in By Air Conditioned Private car.
- All sightseeing As Per The Itinerary
- Airport Pick -up & Drop
- All Parkings,Toll
- Inter State Taxes
- Driver Allowance
- 500ml packaged water daily per person
- Package cost as per 02 person travelling together
- Website costing as per standard hotels, email us for upgraded hotels packages
For Solo Traveler Paid extra 450 USD Extra
- Meals Not Mentioned In The Itinerary
- All Adventure Activities Charges
- Entry Fees To Monuments And Palaces.
- Anything Not Mentioned In The Inclusions.
- Porterage At Hotels And Airports, Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Liquors, Wine, Etc.
- All Items Of Personal Nature.
- Any Cost Arising Due To Natural Calamities Like Landslides, Roadblocks, Etc.
- Any Increase In Taxes Or Fuel Leading To An Increase In Surface Transport.
- Mandatory X- Mas / New Year Eve Supplementary Charges , That Should Be Paid By The Guest Directly To The Hotels Concerned..
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