SLUM TOURISM IS A TYPE OF TOURISM THAT INVOLVES VISITING IMPOVERISHED AREAS, WHICH HAS BECOME INCREASINGLY PROMINENT IN SEVERAL DEVELOPING AREAS LIKE DHARAVI.

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DHARAVI

Dharavi was Predominate mangrove swamp by one the late 19th century inhabited by koli fishermen. The fishery industry disappeared when the swamp area filled in. A Dharavi at sion adjacent to Dharavi hastened the process of joining separate island into one long tapered mass.

Dharavi is a fishing town was deprived of its traditional sustenance but the newly drained marshes provided space for new communities to move in migrants from Gujarat established a potters colony tanners from Tamilnadu & Maharastrian tanners belonging to the charmarkar caste migrated to dharavi & set up the leather tanning embroibery workers from U.P started the readymade garments trade.

Dharavi provides a cheap & affordable potion to those who move to mumbai to earn their living rent here can be as low as 185 rs ($4) euro 2.20 per day. Dharavi also has a large number of thriving small scale industries that produce embroidered export quality Dharavi has a population of between 600,00 and over 1million people. Its a 175 hectares or 0.67 square miles

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PRICE : 1 TO 3 PERSONS $ 52 (INR 3328/-)
It’s included Air-conditioned Car + English Speaking Guide + All Taxes + Entire Entry fees + Parking Charges.)