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Raconteur Walks Mumbai

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Address: 503 Churchgate Chambers, | 5 New Marine Lines, Mumbai (Bombay) 400020, India
Phone Number: +91 97 69 187580
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Description: Raconteur Walks Mumbai specializes in theme based walking tours in Mumbai...
Raconteur Walks Mumbai specializes in theme based walking tours in Mumbai. We also provide half and full day city tours by car/ coach as well as localised tourism experiences relateds to the dhobi ghat, dabbawallas,bollywood, maidan cricket and victoria horse cart rides.
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Walk Through Mumbai History

The tour by Raconteur was not only professionally set up but was excellently executed. We did a whole day long tour with them with a mix of walking and museums and the food... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

The tour by Raconteur was not only professionally set up but was excellently executed. We did a whole day long tour with them with a mix of walking and museums and the food delivery guys and laundry place. Our Raconteur Dwayne's knowledge of the city was exhaustive and you could see the enthusiasm in him for the city. He also... More 

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

It was refreshing how much information I actually learned about Mumbai & in such a nice manner. Very fun too.

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Good information about Mumbai. Timings were delayed and hence we had to skip Gateway of India. The organisers knew about the history of the places that we visited. Came to know a lot about Mumbai, which I never knew. Had an enjoyable evening.

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Ipswich
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Highly recommended. My guide was Dwayne Dacosta, very knowledgeable and curtious. Would not hesitate to recommend this tour. I went on this tour alone.

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Great host, invaluable information, would definitely recommend everyone to do this at least once! Even if you are from Mumbai its great to know how the city grew to what it is today! Our host, was so patient and friendly, you could see he truly loved his job. only wish you could incorporate an inside tour of the mumbai university... More 

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Kilmaurs, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Dhiraj, our guide, was very friendly and knowledgeable about the history and culture of Mumbai. Our walk was tailored to our specific requirements and included a 45 min tour inside "the laundry". Whilst this was an attack on our western sensibilities I felt it was invaluable in assessing the culture and history of Mumbai. I would thoroughly recommend it. At... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Good-natured, knowledgeable people who will make your first day in Mumbai a breeze! If you're not that good at planning a trip, let these guys make decisions for you...

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This was a really interesting tour with Namesh. He is very passionate about the history and the architecture of Bombay which made it easy to listen to. Great to do a tour where you feel like you are learning about the culture and not being hassled. Thanks Namesh!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Our guide (Avrosh) was extremely friendly, knowledgeable and clearly passionate and enthusiastic about the history of Mumbai which came across very well during the tour. It was a relaxed experience and even though it overran there was no attempt to rush us along and Avrosh was very patient in answering all questions raised. Thoroughly recommended!

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This walking tour was brilliant to get to know about the history of Mumbai. Our guide Nimish Sawant was a really engaging talker who showed a real interest in the tour which really brought the city alive. We even used the the routes he showed us again and again to find our way around Mumbai, picking out the sites and... More 

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