Elephanta Caves tour
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Activities

Elephanta Caves tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 4 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit the beautiful Elephanta Caves, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Discover Hindu beliefs through stunning carvings and sculptures
  • Unravel the stories and different forms of the Hindu God Shiva
What to expect

Leaving from the port at the gateway of India, experience a 2-hour ferry ride across the Arabian Sea until finally reaching the famous Elephanta Island. There you will visit the ancient Elephanta caves which date back to the 5th century BC and are dedicated to the Hindu God Shiva.

In this majestic place, you'll get to see many sculptures and carvings that represent Hindu mythology, it really is an enchanting and a divine experience to see and understand the different forms of Lord Shiva!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Round-trip transportation
    • Entrance fees
    • English speaking local guide
    What's not included
    • Tips
    Reduced price
    • Children (6-11 years)
    Where

    Pick-up from your hotel in Mumbai

    Meeting point:

    During booking, you will be asked to provide your pick-up address. Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator whose contact information can be found in the voucher after booking.

    What to remember
    • The Elephanta Cave remains closed on Mondays and during monsoon season
    • Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
    • This tour is available for a maximum of 7 people
    • Over 12 years must purchase an adult ticket
    • The tour is not recommended for children under the age of 6. If you do wish children under the age of 6 to participate, please select the reduced price option
    • This tour requires a lot of walking so comfortable shoes and clothing are suggested
    • Please bring your own water bottles, sunglasses and caps
    • The tour may be suspended depending upon sea tides
    • Pick-up times may vary if you are staying in a suburban hotel
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    When
    • Daily at 8.30am and 2.00pm
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    Provider
    Le Passage to India Tours and Travels Private Limited
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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