About Mumbai's Heritage Walking Tour:

Discover Mumbai's Vibrant Heritage on a Guided Walking Tour

Step back in time and witness Mumbai's captivating history through a meticulously curated Heritage Walking Tour. This 2.5-hour expedition covers 2 kilometers, spanning 500 years of Mumbai's past, commencing where the first Europeans arrived and concluding at the departure point of the last British soldiers. It's a remarkable journey that unveils Mumbai's transformation from a quaint fishing and farming village into the bustling metropolis it is today.

A heritage walk in Mumbai's Fort area is a fantastic way to immerse yourself in the city's rich history and culture. Fort, located in the heart of South Mumbai, is named after the old fort that once stood here during the colonial era. Today, it's a bustling commercial district peppered with historic buildings, monuments, and landmarks that offer glimpses into Mumbai's past.

Join us on this immersive walking tour, where each step takes you deeper into Mumbai's captivating narrative, and each landmark adds another layer to your understanding of this vibrant metropolis. Uncover the city's past, experience its present, and make cherished memories on the Mumbai Heritage Walking Tour.

Mumbai Heritage Walk Details

  • Duration: 2.5 Hours
  • Cost: Rs. 899/- per person

Heritage Walk Mumbai Itinerary

You have to meet near Regal Cinema, Colaba. From there we will start our walk around that area. Will try to cover majority of below buildings in 2.5 hrs walk.

  • Maharashtra police HQ
  • Regal cinema 
  • Majestic hotel
  • Waterloo mansion
  • NGMA building
  • Elphinstone college 
  • Jehangir art gallery
  • Kala ghoda
  • David Sassoon library  
  • Army and navy building 
  • Esplanade mansion 
  • Secretariat building
  • University complex
  • Rajabai tower
  • Bombay high court
  • Art Deco ensemble
  • Bhika Behram well
  • Central telegraph office
  • Flora fountain
  • Oriental building
  • Ismail and Yusuf building
  • St Thomas cathedral 
  • Horniman circle buildings 
  • Bombay samachar building 
  • Town Hall
2 Hours 30 Minutes 28 Apr and 28 Apr
What we'll give/What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • Knowledgeable Guides
  • Juice tetra 
  • Energy bar(Snicker or something) 

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Meals and Beverages
  • Transportation till starting point and back
  • Personal Expenses
  • Anything is not mentioned in the inclusions
Things to Carry
Things to Carry
  • Comfortable Walking Shoes
  • Water Bottle (2 ltr)
  • Camera for photos (optional) 
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat and Sunglasses
  • Identification
  • Snacks

Cancellation Policy and Charges

  • 75% refund if notified via phone conversation 8 or more days prior to the event date.
  • 50 % refund if notified via phone conversation 4 to 7 days prior to the event date.
  • No refund if the cancellation requested is less than 3 days prior to the event date 
  • No show No Refund.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another person against cancellation.
  • If the event gets canceled we will refund "Trek Amount" only.
  • If the event is canceled due to any natural calamity, political unrest or other such reasons beyond our control the same cancellation policy will apply.
  • Refunds won't be issued if you cannot attend the event due to heavy rains, floods, traffic jams, car breakdowns or a personal medical emergency.


Frequently Asked Questions

How long is the Heritage Walking Tour in Mumbai?

The tour lasts for approximately 2.5 hours.

Where does the tour start and end?

The tour begins where the first Europeans entered the city and ends at the location where the last British soldiers departed.

Are there age restrictions for the tour?

The tour is suitable for all age groups, but it involves a fair amount of walking, so participants should be comfortable with that.

Is advance booking required for the tour?

It's recommended to book in advance to secure your spot, as the tour can fill up quickly, especially during peak tourist seasons.

What is the cost of the Mumbai Heritage Walking Tour?

The cost of the tour typically starts at INR 4999.

Are food and drinks included in the tour price?

No, meals and beverages are not included, allowing you the freedom to explore local cuisine on your own.

Is transportation provided to and from the meeting point?

No, transportation to and from the meeting point is not included in the tour.

Is there a specific dress code for the tour?

Wear weather-appropriate and comfortable clothing, and make sure to wear comfortable walking shoes.

Is photography allowed during the tour?

Yes, photography is generally allowed, but it's always a good practice to check with your guide for any specific restrictions at each site.

Is the Mumbai Heritage Walking Tour suitable for children?

Yes, the tour can be suitable for children, but it's essential to consider the walking duration and content based on their age and interests.

Can we purchase souvenirs during the tour?

Yes, there may be opportunities to buy souvenirs, so it's a good idea to carry some cash if you wish to make purchases during the tour.


In case your question isn't answered above, please feel free to call or email us at highfive@treksandtrails.org.