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Full-Day Private Bollywood Tour with Meal

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Bollywood in Mumbai has a long tradition of making movies within the Hindi film industry and this 8 hour long tour explores the Bollywood world to give you a better perspective of the history, creativity and technical aspects of this acclaimed cultural attraction.
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    From the technicolor song and dance extravaganzas of the 1970s and 1980s to the blockbusters of today, Bollywood is a tradition as essential to India - and more specifically Mumbai - as Hollywood is to America and LA. Exceeding its American rival for sheer chutzpah and volume, Bollywood belongs to Mumbai, and this full-day tour belongs to you. Itinerary You will be picked up from your Mumbai hotel / Any Location and taken to a location site to see a movie being shot. You will be escorted through a specially created studio and receive an intimate behind-the-scenes look into technicians at work. Followed by a tour of sets in which you get a chance to peek inside various types of sets used in movies or soaps, and to pose for souvenir snapshots with some Bollywood stars statue of today. Enjoy a Move for Dance Show based on the film music and dances of Bollywood films, a combination of formal and folk Indian traditional music and dance traditions fused with Middle Eastern techniques. Bollywood dances have evolved as a unique and energetic style. These groups of dancers will perform 5 Bollywood dances in front of the audience, and you will get a chance to learn and dance along with the dancers. we also show you VFX clip,how makers use visual effects in Bollywood movies. Followed by a dubbing studio where we help you to compose your own favourite song. After lunch at a local restaurant, you will travel to visit a second movie studio. Drive to second studio where you get to see sets and shooting again. Continue on a tour past the homes of famous Bollywood stars in exclusive areas of Mumbai, before a transfer and drop off back at your city center hotel.
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Highlights
  • A behind-the-scenes day tour of the Bollywood film industry from Mumbai
  • Get a chance to meet Bollywood stars and learn authentic dance moves
  • Cruise past the palatial homes of the stars in a high-end residential area
  • Round-trip pickup/drop-off from Mumbai hotels, the airport, or port
What to Expect
Perfect for die-hard Bollywood fans and first-time visitors alike, this behind-the-scenes tour begins by visiting a real-life filming location, where you’ll be able to watch a movie shoot in action. India produces more films than any other country on earth, and Hindi cinema—Bollywood—is its standout industry. You’ll discover a new side to India by getting a rare peek at how its much-loved movies are made. Learn about the technical side to movie-making and the evolution of Bollywood from black-and-white, religious-themed flicks to colorful, cutting-edge extravaganzas. Tours vary depending on shooting schedules, but you may get a rare chance to peek inside a star’s dressing room and pose for a few souvenir snapshots. Dance like a Bollywood film star during an energetic performance of diverse Bollywood dance styles, from traditional Indian forms to Middle Eastern belly dancing. Feel free to test out your new moves. After a savory local lunch, you’ll head for a drive to see the palatial homes of Bollywood stars in the ritzy residential areas of Mumbai.
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Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Hotels: Reporting at Hotel reception area.
Port: Green gate at Mumbai Port which is walking distance app 2 minutes from cruise terminal.
Airport: Out gate driver would be holding your name PLA card.
Accommodation / Offices : Pick up and drop off from doorstep.

Airports

  • Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400099, India


Ports
Green gate at Mumbai port
Duration
7h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hotel/airport/port pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private air conditioned vehicle
  • Local guide
  • Bottled water
  • Live entertainment
  • Lunch
  • Local taxes
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Its an absolutely studio tour experience in which you gain experience about live shooting and sets, we don`t guarantee of Bollywood shooting,it may be Bollywood shooting or may be from Soap opera or commercial shooting.
  • This itinerary could be tentative as per studio permission
  • Photo shots are strictly not allowed until and unless permission is given.(Professional cameras are not allowed at the shooting sets, until permission granted )
  • Please keep your mobile on silent mode during the shooting in action and keep silent.
  • Most of the studios are at distant places from downtown and as such may take considerable time to reach
  • Joining instructions for cruise customers as follows:
  • When you get off your cruise ship, you make your way to meeting point is at the green gate is about 5 to 8 minutes walk away.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Seniors should be fit to walk and climb stairs ,some of the sets are on second floor.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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My Bollywood tour was not only great fun and very interesting but the tour guide made all the difference. Lawrence dSousa was a delight. He was knowledgeable, friendly, professional and patient. My group of 4 took to him the minute we met him and spent a lovely day enjoying his
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Response from Jitin G, Owner at Full-Day Private Bollywood Tour with Meal
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for such a valuable feedback. Our main aim is to satisfy our customers. Please do recommend us to your loved ones
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Lawrence (our guide) and Akshay (our driver) were wonderful hosts for our day getting to know the history and operations of Bollywood. We had no shortage of questions and curiosities, and Lawrence was able to answer them all - it is clear he is extremely knowledgeable on the
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Response from Jitin G, Owner at Full-Day Private Bollywood Tour with Meal
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for such a valuable feedback. Our main aim is to satisfy our customers. Please do recommend us to your loved ones
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I recently booked a trip with Bollywood Tours as I had a spare day for sightseeing. I opted for the Full-Day Private Bollywood Tour with Meal. I was met by Akshay (driver) and Lawrence (guide) at my hotel at the time requested. They both were really friendly, welcoming, set
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Response from Jitin G, Owner at Full-Day Private Bollywood Tour with Meal
Responded 7 Oct 2019
Thank you for such a valuable feedback. Our main aim is to satisfy our customers. Please do recommend us to your loved ones
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The tour was okay. Definitely not worth the money it charges for the tour. Was in traffic longer than the tour. Food was good and I enjoyed the behind the scene filming.
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We had a great experience doing the tour. Even though it was raining heavily the whole day, our guide, Asmita, was very enthusiastic and pushing us to see more even when we were flagging. But it all turned out good especially if you have an interest in bollywood history and
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Response from Jitin G, Owner at Full-Day Private Bollywood Tour with Meal
Responded 6 Jul 2019
Thank you for such a valuable feedback. Our main aim is to satisfy our customers. Please do recommend us to your loved ones
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Jaspercat10
Atlanta, Georgia
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Delcia Charlish
Excellent day with my very knowledgeable tour guide Lawrence. He was not only knowledgeable , but genuinely kind.
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MaresaG
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
32981
Money well spent in Mumbai
As a solo traveler for the day while my husband attended a conference, I found this tour to be extremely well
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Nikhilkhamkar123
10
Unique experience with bollywood tours
We spent a lovely day in Bollywood. It was an unique experience where we had the opportunity to spend time inside
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ag08miner76
Creede, Colorado
72
Fun, informative tour
We had a great time with Naren, our guide. He is very knowledgeable and fun to talk to. As the drive to one of the
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alexiskss
31
Super fun intro to Bollywood
Really fun day with Lawrence and Akshay. My first intro to Bollywood and I learned so from Lawrence who really
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Vivienne H
71
Great tour and wonderful tour guide
My Bollywood tour was not only great fun and very interesting but the tour guide made all the difference. Lawrence
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hillary-lee-8
Los Angeles, California
31
Great knowledge of culture and history
Lawrence (our guide) and Akshay (our driver) were wonderful hosts for our day getting to know the history and
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crudger
Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
20
Waste of money!
Guide showed little interest and wasn’t very informative in the short 45 minutes we were there. Guide was on his
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Whatatraveller
Dublin, Ireland
6622
Bollywood fun
Our trip to Bollywood was really great. We enjoyed ourselves very much. Our guide Lawrence was full of
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Gealsa
10
Awe inspiring visit with an excellent guide.
Our guide was Sunil who was excellent and very informative. We were out for over 7 hrs with our driver and guide
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MahiAsdfg
10
Exceptional tour
It was an exceptional tour. Our guide was able to illustrate the secrets of each place we visited in a
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borjesson2012
Varberg, Sweden
111
Fantastic tour and guiding
Spent a full day sightseeing Mumbai + visiting Dharvani yesterday. A well spent day with excellent guiding from
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Munnasmmm
10
Great tour
It was a great tour. It was fun getting so close to the actual filming of 2 shows and learning about tricks
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Stawde
10
Great experience with bollywood tour
The Bollywood tour was super interesting. It was a really unique experience to see where and how the films are
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FarahTravels2020
10
Bollywood tour - wonderful
Thank you to our guide, Suraj, for making this tour such fun. The bus picked us up right on time from our hotel in
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  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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