Tagged as “the largest slum in Asia” Dharavi, is far more than a slum area. Dharavi is the heart of small scale industry in Mumbai. Innovation – the motto and survival skill for people in Dharavi, people create products, architecture and services from nothing. It is also a recycling super-hub, processing waste from all over the world. It specializes in pottery, embroidery, bakery, soap factory, leather tanning, poppadom-making – to name a few. Many people consider it as a sub continental Harlem in Asia with its emotional and historical uniqueness. So, visit this place without any prejudice in mind and discover the hidden world inside Dharavi. It is no less than a wonderland. Squalor aside, the place has heaps of positive aspects which can amaze any visitor… People from all over India live in Dharavi, and this diversity is apparent in the temples, mosques and churches that stand side by side. A tour through Dharavi's narrow alleys is quite an adventure, and you will leave with an enlightened sense of the purpose and determination that exists in the area.
Points To Be Noted:
- Package cost starts at: 600 INR.
- Duration of tour: 2.5 hours.
- Camera is not allowed inside Dharavi.