There are several organized tours which take one through the Dharavi slums and this very tour has topped the list of destinations for Travellers choice experiences 2019 in India. It has pointed out that experiencing a local culture of the place is one of the most exciting experiences for the tourists.
The experience of this place has beaten the bike ride to Old Delhi and even the train journey to Taj Mahal.
The “Top 10 Travellers choice experiences 2019- World and Asia” has been divided into two categories of World and Asia. The other options in the list were full day Taj Mahal in Agra tour from Delhi express train, shopping tour in Delhi, Half day Bollywood tour in Mumbai, Old and New Delhi full day combo our, highlights of Mumbai, Private sightseeing tour in Mumbai along with the small group tour to Dharavi slums in Mumbai. Among all of them, it was the Dharavi slums tour which tops the slot.
The slum tor ranked at the Number 10 in the list of Asia category. The numero uno spot was Best of Ubud Tour with Jungle Swing. Other experiences in Asia category that made it in top 10 were Hanoi street food tour, small group biking tour in Tokyo, Karabi sunset cruises, etc.
The awards were announced by TripAdvisor. The list helps to recognize the most liked and bookable experiences in India and the world decided by the travelers themselves. Dharavi the largest slum in Asia seems to gain more popularity with these tours. More than poverty tourism, it is one of the lines of community tourism which showcases the lives and livelihood of the people.