The guided tour expert will take you to the slum area of Kolkata. Currently there are more than 7000 slums in and around Kolkata. This tour is focusing on one of the slums in Topsia- which is the heart of small scale industries in Kolkata. On the tour you will see a wide series of these enterprises, from rubber factories, leather bags, recycling plastic, small bakeries and open air laundry.
On your way down you will visit a local kindergarten and you will have the opportunity to be part of the local activities, may be teaching or spending some valuable time with the children that would bring happiness on their face. In the slum, the guests get the opportunity to see the gravity, strength, and the venture of the people, where they are able to work and live in the small areas. The objective of the tour is to show the positive side of this community, their culture and how challenging their life is. Slum tours can positively transform both travelers and communities, but one must insist the most immersive and socially responsible experiences.What's Included
- A slum tour to Topsia
- Discover various small scale industries
- Visit a local kindergarten