GullyTales, as the name suggests, is your one-stop-event to learn about the zones that comprise the city you call home. #GullyTales gives you the perfect H.A.L.T (Heritage, Art, Life, Tales) experience of a zone peppered with the most obscure, interesting, fascinating facts...straight from the gully up to the last cutting chai available!
Colaba is the oldest district of Mumbai city and one of the seven original islands that went on to make Mumbai what it is today. Originally, two islands inhabited by the native fishermen Kolis, Colaba went on to house some of the world's most-visited sites such as Gateway of India, The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Irani Cafes, Quaint Bars, Roadside Eateries, Iconic Portuguese and British structures, Jewish Docks, etc. Colaba is also known to be the underbelly of crime in Mumbai, smugglers' paradise, home to the richest and urban slums, the target of one of the world's deadliest terror attacks and a Bollywood's favorite.
The Charm of Colaba Heritage Walk will provide participants glimpses of a colorful past that finds mention only in movies and memory; first-person accounts from locals who have lived through terror and crime to tell tales taller than life and opportunities to see slums, iconic structures and the sea in close proximity.
Key features of the Walk: - Age-old Heritage Structures - The Wall Of Fame - Gateway and Bollywood - Mumbai's Taj Mahal - Chota Gateway - The Terror Link - Iconic Cinema Of Yore - Boulevards of SoBo - The Causeway
When: every day, 9 am to 10.30 am
Duration: Maximum of 1.5 hours
Meeting Point: Regal Cinema, Colaba
Ticket: Rs. 500/- per person for a group of minimum of 3 persons. Single persons must inquire for special costing before booking the tour.
Note: The walk requires walking a distance of approximately 1 km so wear comfortable shoes, a cap or scarf and carry water.
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#GullyTales tours can be organized for exclusive groups upon request on a desirable day/date (bulk/discounted rates will apply).
Terms and Conditions: - All payments are to be made in Indian Rupees (INR) and in advance. - Bookings for an event have to be made at least 48 hours before the start of the event. - Charges for the event are non-refundable and non-transferable. - Charges for the event are indicative and likely to change depending on the customizations involved. - It is mandatory to carry an official Photo ID on the person and in original (Aadhar Card, PAN Card, Passport). - The organizer reserves the Right To Admission and Expulsion of the participant(s) to maintain law and order. - A loss by any damage to property will have to be compensated for by the participant(s) responsible. - The organizer is not responsible for any unforeseen loss or injury or damage brought to a participant or his belongings. - The organizer reserves the right to reschedule the event in case of adversity or emergency. - Smoking or consuming alcohol (without requisite permit and permission) is strictly prohibited during the event. - All visuals are indicative and used for representational purpose only. - By registering for the event, you undertake that you accept all conditions.