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Reality Tours and Travel is a responsible tour operator providing fun and authentic experiences around India. We invest 80% of our profits back into the communities we visit through our NGO Reality Gives. We are especially well known for our...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Prior to the tour I had mixed feelings whether doing a slum tour was voyeuristic/poverty tourism. Very pleased to find it’s not. The tour guide (from another slum) was very knowledgable and respectful of those in Dharavi. Pleasing to see where 80% of the tour...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice experience, Janna is a very interesting and nice guide We enjoy a lot this trip and can see the real life of local

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Justine R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience with our guide who took us through Crawford market, mangalda market a Hindu temple and finally we came to the cow sanctuary. The cow sanctuary is a well hidden gem right in the middle of the hustle and the bustle....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Per H
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was an unbelievably interesting experience. We saw various work places, but the way people live was just hard to believe. Our guide, Raj, was himself a resident of the slum, which was extremely interesting.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HeidiMink
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not only It was interesting to discover the slum but the way it was done was totally non-judgmental and made you free to make up your mind on your own, which was very much appreciated. A highly recommended experience !

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gwen_thatisit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not what we expected at all. A real sense of community. We where shown the plastic, paint can recycling. Leather, soap and pappodums making. Our guide, Tavrej, had very good English and was very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Iv done many walking tours around the world but I have to say this is right up there. Awesome guides and the rawness of India really comes out as you walk around the slum. This tour is incredibly eye opening and if you are in...More

Thank marcosolotravels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have travelled all round the world and done tours almost everywhere Iv been. I done the slum tour with reality tours and thought it was the best tour Iv ever done. It was incredibly eye opening and I massively recommend this tour to anyone...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stay22405686809
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interested in retail markets in Mumbai, this is the tour for you. Chetan, our guide, walked us thru the textile, gold, food and other hyper-specialized markets as well as a cow sanctuary and Hindu temple. We passed by a mosque and as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chubaer01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the best and most respectful way to meet the heart of Mumbai. I discovered a smiling slum where different cultures, business, religions and families live door to door. challenging prejudices

Date of experience: November 2018
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