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Kanheri Caves (Guided Half Day Sightseeing City Tour)

Kanheri Caves (Guided Half Day Sightseeing City Tour)

By Yo Tours
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Explore the more than 100 Buddhist caves popularly known as the Kanheri Caves deeply nestled among the soothing surroundings of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park in chaotic Mumbai City. Get the insight into rise and decline of Buddhism through the Buddhist sculptures and relief carvings, paintings and inscriptions, dating from the 1st century BCE to the 10th century CE on these caves. 1. Drive by the Sanjay Gandhi National Park's forest, heading deep into it in order to reach the Kanheri Caves. 2. Visit the Stupa within the caves, congregation hall supported by huge stone pillars and a dagoba or Buddhist shrine. 3. Explore the other hidden gems, temples, view point within Sanjay Gandhi National Park's forest. 4. You will also enjoy the local's favorite snacks (complimentary) during the tour.
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Duration: 5h
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  • 1. Highly trained and friendly Storyteller/ Guide who can speak English & Hindi
  • 2. Car for all the destinations
  • 3. Water Bottle and Snacks
  • 3. Great local tips and recommendations
  • 5. Great conversations to explore religious aspect, beliefs and local importance
  • Entry/Admission - Kanheri Caves
What's not included
  • 1. Hotel Pickup and Drop (beside city center limit, more than 10 km from Borivali)
  • 2. Entry fee to any historical site


Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Airports:
  • Mumbai Airport, Maharashtra 400099, Mumbai India
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 73045P107

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • 1. Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.
  • 2. A small amount of walking is involved.
  • 3. Availability for shows cannot be checked without making a booking.Credit cards will only be charged upon confirmation of show availability.
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Kanheri Caves (Guided Half Day Sightseeing City Tour) is hosted by Yo Tours. Read reviews, discover additonal experiences or contact Yo Tours on Tripadvisor. Discover and book Kanheri Caves (Guided Half Day Sightseeing City Tour) on Tripadvisor

If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 73045P107

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Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Kanheri Caves
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Sanjay Gandhi National Park
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • You'll return to the starting point
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300 minutes