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Gateway of India

Apollo Bandar | Colaba, Mumbai 400001, India
+91 99287 80565
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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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  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
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Apollo Bandar | Colaba, Mumbai 400001, India
+91 99287 80565
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Reviewed yesterday

Somebody who charms aesthetics, architectural beauties and history. This is the place in Mumbai. No doubt it is most famous attraction hence its always crowded on any given day. Opposite to it there is another iconic building of Mumbai called Taj building or to be...More

Thank Vicky S
Reviewed yesterday

Very historic, very crowded place with a lot of hustlers trying to get you into their pictures. RESIST!

Thank adventurer111
Reviewed yesterday

The Gateway to India is worth visiting for numerous reasons including the whole area around the Taj hotel etc. We also left from the gateway to India area on our way to Elephanta Island. While there is nothing to see within the Gateway to India...More

Thank lennoxaa
Reviewed yesterday

I understand the historical significance of this place but it is only worth walking in and taking a picture. The place was full of hawkers offering picture taking. I would skip it and have a drink at the Taj instead.

Thank kingscommon
Reviewed yesterday

Beautifully overlooking the majestic Arabian Sea, it was to be constructed to commemorate the royal visit of King George V in 1911, although it was actually completed in 1924. Now it has developed into a picnic spot. We went there in the evening. Took some...More

Thank udai60
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I personally wouldnt say gateway of india is a must if youre visiting mumbai. Its an amazing structure but there is not much going on in the area and not much to see. You could make a day out of seeing the gateway and then...More

Thank jfnenemwkwks
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to visit.. There is boating service available at the back of gate way,get on it. The boating will be more enjoyable than the gate way of india..It's just 100 rupees +10 rupees extra if u want the balcony in the boat...There is no...More

Thank Immanuvel Gonsa... G
Reviewed yesterday

You cannot go to Mumbai and not have a picture with its most famous attraction. I went there twice, and even if it is always crowded with people, I love this place. You will have an awesome sea view and The Taj Mahal hotel is...More

Thank gvedna
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very very busy but beautiful. If you don't mind big crowds it defiantly worth seeing. There are tonnes of restaurants and bars around the area to escape to.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday

Historical place of India it was .........we are visit to this place very proud at the time the history of india memorable at this place.

Thank venkatesh c
It’s the tourist central of the city with a liberal
dose of rich history, iconic eating and drinking
joints and artistic connections that have found
prominent mentions in Gregory
David Roberts’
Shantaram. Stroll down Colaba Causeway for kitschy
street shopping
bargains. Take a break at the many
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8 June 2017|
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Response from Ansh0603 | Reviewed this property |
Its going to be a tricky thing tge pay parking is generally full, best option available to park your vehicle at a nearby lanes, remember single parking is allowed, double parking will have its consequences.
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