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Gateway of India

Peninsula at end of C. Shivaji Maharaj Marg, Mumbai (Bombay), India
+91 94182 62963
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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.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“taj hotel” (988 reviews)
“elephanta caves” (655 reviews)
“boat ride” (402 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Peninsula at end of C. Shivaji Maharaj Marg, Mumbai (Bombay), India
Gateway of India
+91 94182 62963
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Yes, it is s tourist spot, but don't miss to go there. Feel the spirit of British colony and don't forget to nip on a drink at nearby Taj Mahal Palace Hotel.

Thank Zuerichente
Reviewed yesterday

I visited this site and came away not knowing the significance of it, due to the lack of signs and enormous number of people. It is very crowded and lacks any seating. Be prepared to be harassed by the numerous photographers who will follow you...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed yesterday

This place is always corded and filled with people. DO NOT visit on a sunday. keep your belongings safe. We got a few pictures clicked by the local photographers. Make sure you bargain. This place connects you to near by places to Mumbai by boats/...More

Thank bhagat_a
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place has a historic significance.nice place to hang out with friends and have a good time. Most of the time it remains crowded..the small boats, boats makes trips to elephanta caves. Outside of the gateway of india there is a shoo where you get...More

Thank Hrishiraj t
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nothing special. Built for the prince of wales visit. If you're foreign be prepared to be mobbed by touts, scammers etc. Find a museum in the area and enjoy the peace and quiet from this place.

Thank GOHABSGO1984
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place to visit, rich in history and beauty. It's opposite the Taj palace hotel and is a must see destination for anyone visiting Mumbai.

Thank Abhinav C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is an interesting place to go for a quick visit. It gets very busy in the afternoon, so go earlier in the day. Not much to do there beyond taking a photo, and you will be bombarded by locals trying to take your picture...More

Thank Sharon A
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is situated near colaba, you can catch ferries from here to go to alibaug and other places, gateway is again a historical place in mumbai. HOTEL TAJ is nearby from here, this is again located in proper south mumbai and is a beautiful place

Thank rohan s
Reviewed 4 days ago

Gateway of India is main attraction of Mumbai,U can take the Fierry from there and go for round .Nice to see.

Thank hadvani2002
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is a beautiful tourist site in delhi . The guest should visit it once when in Delhi. Avoid traffic rush hour to visit this place

Thank Piladorji
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8 June 2017|
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Response from Fazal M | Reviewed this property |
no. it's better to go to this place with public transport. it is close to churchgate station
26 May 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
11 February 2017|
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Response from Prabhakar S | Reviewed this property |
sunday will be better day for tour