Travel back in time as you enter Elephanta Caves. The scenic historic events and rock cut architecture is worth see. The caves are just 34 kms away from the Apollo Bunder also known as Gateway of India; this caves remains to be unaffected with modern advancements. This weekend getaway in Mumbai is something that you definitely need to try as a world of sculptures and art awaits you. The place has attracted millions of visitorâ€™s right from 7th century A.D.
Known as Gharapuri or City of Caves, this island is accessed by ferries that leave from Gateway of India. The enchanting caves of Shiva and various forms of Natrajaya do offer a perfect treat to camera lens. The Brahmanical rock cut culture is worth a see here. The Hindu caves contain wonderful sculptures of Lord Shiva that date backs to the 5th & 8th centuries. Mumbai Elephanta Caves tour gives you the first hand experiences and best of facilities.
The friendly tour operators do see to it that you donâ€™t miss out on any cultural affluence's and historic importance. There are treasures yet to discover and the Indian art is worth exploring. Even the sculptures here do have different facial expressions, the friendly guides will make sure that they never miss out even on the minutest details. You can spend the entire day exploring these caves with your friends or family and be amazed with the marvel of art sculpted here.What's Included
- 10 km of ferry ride from the port is included
- Visit Elephanta Caves which is considered a Holy yet romantic place
- Learn more about the Hindu religion and the caves from the tour guide
- Lot of time is also provided for clicking photos