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Gateway of India

Apollo Bandar | Colaba, Mumbai 400001, India
+91 98212 75520
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Built in 1911 to welcome the King and Queen of England, this stone archway in Colaba is now a historic landmark.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Apollo Bandar | Colaba, Mumbai 400001, India
Colaba
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Its a definite must see if its your first time in Mumbai. Its really quite crowded though and lots of pigeons around. Its good to know the history behind it before going. Gives you a better perspective of this majestic monument.

Thank Poonam K
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The gateway is a majestic building on Nariman point facing the Taj hotel on one side and the sea on other. The place is open during day time. However at night the access is closed by barricades due to high tides and waves. The monument...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice place to visit despite that it's a bit crowded and lots of pigeons here and there. We came in the late evening and it was lit , it was looking beautiful. The Gateway of India is so symbolic near the Sea and the Taj...More

Thank Isa2403
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thus was built to commemorate the landing of the King in 1924 and took 13years to complete. A major tourist attraction and even in the monsoon there were thousands of Indian tourists here to take selfies or have photographs taken of themselves in front. There...More

Thank Mark R
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Its definitely worth a Visit, I wish they will remove all the barricades & design a better security system around the area. The barricades spoil the look of this most historic & landmark place. Early Morning Visits are really great & hardly much visitors. One...More

Thank Mk2709
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice place. I visit lot of time . because i love this place. I like water ride . i am going to that place every 3 month.

Thank VISHAL S
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Reviewed 4 days ago

it is one of the most peaceful places to go in the morning love the fresh air that comes from the sea

Thank kevalc11
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came here in the evening and realised it’s the worst time to visit - the crowds are the largest at this hour. Early morning is the best time to visit if you want good photos without too much crowd.

Thank Tawseef_Khan
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Reviewed 5 days ago

So, you are visiting Mumbai for the first time and of course you've probably heard about the Gateway of India. Not necessarily for its historical significance or what the Gateway implied, but because thats how the city is always picturized on a postcard. I would...More

Thank Raamzu
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place. Take good pics of Gateway of India and Taj hotel. Do enjoy boat ride. Good place to spend evening.

Thank nksingh1
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May 26, 2017|
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Response from HEMANTKEDIA | Reviewed this property |
maybe going inside premises is not allowed as when i went there were barracks there so but the outside view is only pretty awesome
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