Explore local places ( 4 to 5 hours).
The original Inhabitants were thought to be Tribals , Agari (salt-workers) and Koli (fishermen) Tribes. Mazagaon, also Mazgaon (Portuguese rule Mazagão), It is one of the 7 little Islands of the then , Mumbai . This small Rocky island was first colonized by the Portuguese Jesuits in the 16th century it has a beautiful well kept Heritage a Portuguese style village that has a 150 year old cross( with a story ). The inhabitants were Roman Catholics. with the British gaining it from the Portuguese , Churches are proof of the Christian population at that time. The Gloria church, St Anne's Church are a few highlights , a small community of Chinese , a Chinese Temple Indian Hindu temples. The only Jew run Marathi school, dock that manufactures War ships , a Ferry wharf that brings tons of fish into the city . A museum established in 1872 , with the city's cultural heritage a rare collection of Fine and Decorative Arts , a Cafe, Shop are what you will explore and experience .
Here you will spend some exciting 4 hours on a private guided tour with me exploring
A Portuguese style village
The famous churches
A Chinese Temple
Jew run Marathi school
Dock that manufactures war ships
Mumbai's first Victoria and Albert Museum
A yard that decommissions ships
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection
Duration: 4 hours
Private Air conditioned Clean car
in case of more people I can make a customized tour and travelers can contact me about details, and price.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
3000 INR - for personal expenses
- Personal Expenses
I am a knowledgeable guide to this city ,not a licensed guide as yet. Will not be able to guide you only inside of the historical monuments.