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Salaam Baalak Trust City Walk

187 reviews
#121 of 1,103 Tours in New Delhi
New Delhi, India
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Amazing insight into the life of the 2500 homeless children living around New Delhi railway station.
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Salaam Baalak Trust City Walk and Volunteering at a Local Community Kitchen
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$23.00 per adult
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Do your bit for Delhi’s street children and needy on this 6-hour walking and community kitchen tour. Take a walking tour around the gritty Paharganj district, guided by a former street child helped by the charitable Salaam Baalak Trust. See how the homeless children live, and meet and talk to the kids at the trust’s shelter. Then, volunteer at a Sikh temple's free 'langar' community kitchen, before enjoying a meal with the devotees.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thankyou Asef, thankyou Salam Balak Trust walks. Yesterday Asef showed us the neihbourgood around New Delhi railway station. He explained clearly and competently the wonderful work that you do, helping tens of thousands of children each year out the streets and off all the criminality...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These amazing young people are so knowledgeable, patient and inspiring! A truely eye opening tour telling the tales of India's street children and the hardships they face

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

The walk centres on Pahar Ganj and there is a bit of talk about the area and the streets, but the most powerful moments was hearing the leaders of the walk, both aged 18, talk about their childhood and how they ended up living in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Interesting and informative walk, led by former street children. Our guide, Anny, was lovely, she shared much information about the work of the trust and also her personal story ambitions, and dreams for the future. Definitely worth doing and a great way to support the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank sjwward
Reviewed February 20, 2019

An inside look to what India is doing to help their homeless children. I was nervous that this tour was going to be too sad for me as a mother of 2 young children, but it's executed in a way to give you insight and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

We had a very interesting city walkt tour with Ruhi. She took us through the tougher streets of Delhi and showed us two of the child contact points. Very giving and eye opening tour.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

We took the three hour guided tour through Old Delhi. Our guide was Sunjib, he was excellent, his English was great and he was able to answer our all of our questions whilst giving a really insightful look into ‘a day in the life’ of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Owen R
Reviewed January 30, 2019

From our first contact with our StreetConnections guide Lalit we had such a great experience. Booking over the phone was easy, and Lalit was extremely flexible with us, accommodating a late change of the day of the booking all in his stride. The walk itself...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Thomas C
Reviewed January 15, 2019

We decided to attend this walking tour as we were very aware of all the street children in India (in Delhi especially) but we did not know much about where they had come from and what help was available for them. It is advertised as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed very much getting to know our guides. They were very nice and explained us everything about situation of street children in India. The walk where you walk is not very interesting, so maybe would ask them to make more walking rather than spending...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from grahamb771 | Reviewed this property |
Street Connections is linked to the Salaam Balaak Trust and certainly the walk we did with them was led by a former street child who had spent 6 years in a SB home. Our walk ended at one of the SB homes. It was one of the... More
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Response from perthite1972 | Reviewed this property |
Hello I personally got more out of the salaam Ballak trust walk - but this is because I’m working for a not-for-profit Children’s Foundation. It is very different to the Delhi rickshaw ride. The Delhi ride is great too but... More
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