Elephanta Caves Tour - AHM : 1168
Arrive at the Indira docks / Green Gate, complete the immigration formalities and meet our representative and guide at the exit gate of the arrival hall and proceed to the Gateway of India to take the catamaran for Elephanta.
Pick up from Hotel by our vehicle and proceed to the Gateway of India with an accompanied English Speaking Guide to take the catamaran for Elephanta. Boat leaves at 0900 hrs from the Gateway of India Pier. Enjoy a one-hour boat ride across Mumbai Harbour brings you to the lovely, green Elephanta Island.
Here you visit some of the huge and intricately carved Cave Temples dating back to the 7th century and dedicated to the Sun God - Shiva. Large panels depict episodes in his life. The central sculpture represents Shiva's three aspects as creator, preserver and destroyer. Return back to the pier at 1330 hrs.
The Afternoon boat leaves at 1430 hrs ( last boat at 1500 hrs ) and will return back to the Pier by 1800 hrs.Tour Ends
Open from 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. Elephanta Caves are closed on Monday.
Entrances as applicable
Citizens of India and visitors of SAARC (Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Maldives and Afghanistan) and BIMSTEC Countries (Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Myanmar) - Rs. 10 per head.