Kala Ghoda Art and Heritage Tour in Mumbai

Cultural & Theme Tours in Mumbai (Mumbai)

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Get to the heart of India’s art culture in the 4-hour Art Walk Tour of Mumbai. Explore the city’s art culture territory - Kala Ghoda - a precinct that has grown to be a prominent cultural center house in the city. Understand India’s modern art and its evolution. Learn the history of Mumbai’s beautiful heritage buildings and structures. Enjoy a unique world of art and culture.
Get picked-up from your hotel at 10 a.m., and meet your guide for the drive to Kala Ghoda (Black Horse), a distinctive crescent-shaped sub-precinct in Southern Mumbai. This area is a leading art district, housing a large number of art galleries, museums, heritage buildings, educational institutions, and other cultural spaces.Once you arrive, get introduced to the history of the various beautiful heritage structures that include vivid collections of Victorian Neo-Gothic, Indo Saracenic, Renaissance Revival, and Edwardian Neo Classical architectural styles. Your tour starts at the National Gallery of Modern Art, located opposite the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, formerly the Prince of Wales Museum. The museum was opened in 1996, and since then, it has been hosting various art exhibitions of prominent artists, sculptors, and various civilizations. It also has collections of modern and contemporary arts of India. Visit some of the premier art galleries to get a better understanding for Indian art.After the museum, explore Kala Ghoda on foot with your guide, and see many of the areas where creative designers and artists spend their time. Your tour ends with drop-off back at your hotel at around 2 p.m.

What’s included

  • English-speaking guide
  • Transport to/from all site locations by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Mineral water

What’s not included

  • Gratuities