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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 3 days ago

We had gone their on a field trip for the students a good place as they learn about the most famous monument in Mumbai and a visit to Mumbai is incomplete without visiting Gateway of India

Thank Manisha J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Its such an awesome place , its very beautiful and it show the technology of our ancestors . It is very cool spot to have fun .

Thank Ashish G
Reviewed 4 days ago

Watch out for the crowds - especially on weekends... Visit early morning if possible - no crowds and a very serene place. If you have time, take a short boat ride from here, you will get to view the Gateway and the Taj Hotel from...More

Thank PuttyMalhotra
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place was face of Bombay..sad not anymore..After Taj attack which is right opposite to Gateway of India..has been secured and no more accessible to public.so it has to be viewed from far which leaves tourist destination as disappointed by all..but to make it best..a...More

Thank Seema G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had been a regular visitor off late gateway is extremely crowded. Can reach alibaug or elephanta caves by ferry {small boat} other attraction is great view of Taj Mahal hotel. Cheap and good food options are Baghdadi, gokul bar and restaurant. Bit expensive option close...More

Thank 420Sam
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Gateway of India is well know landmark of Mumbai city, situated at south mumbai,Colaba. This is also a big tourist attraction centre in the heart of this financial capital of India. You can reach Gateway of India by various means of transport (taxi, train,bus) from...More

1  Thank Wilfred L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful structure and the photo takers only cost 30 rupees per printed picture and they do an amazing job

Thank umrefal
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Built for a specific purpose to welcome the visiting royalty from England to India. A must visit for tourists since its in downtown south Mumbai bang opposite the iconic Hotel Taj Mahal, the oldest luxury hotel in India. Also the bylanes of Colaba add to...More

Thank angam
Reviewed 4 days ago

A beautiful building, but quite busy. We took some photograph's over the road from the Taj Palace Hotel was much more peaceful

Thank John E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very. Nice place.. I have visited third time.. Must visit.. Also The sea waves and The gate around is amazing. Opposite to it Hotel Taj and Hotel Oberoi makes view awesome.

Thank Hitesh Y
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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