Mumbai Iftar Party
- 2.5 hours to 3 hours
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Ramzan can be a tricky time to visit India as a tourist, but it can also be one of the most rewarding times, as you’ll find a true local experience waiting for you. Dive in head first and embrace the night time atmosphere on the streets of Mumbai, celebrating the most joyous festival alongside welcoming locals and incredible eats.
* Experience a night of Ramzan in Mumbai like a local
* Navigate the atmospheric, celebratory local bazaar
* Indulge in several different types of delicious local street food
* Snack on special Ramzan sweets
* Immerse yourself in the Muslim culture of Mumbai
What's included in this trip
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Please present your voucher to the local guide at the beginning of the tour.
Confirmation of booking
If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point. <br /> Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.
Please wear loose cotton clothing and long shirts, skirts, and pants, as shoulders and legs should be covered. It’s also advisable to bring an umbrella and/or rain coat, as it’s the rainy season.
Children must be 15 years old up to join this tour.
If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many Intrepid Urban Adventures destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.
You’ve probably heard of Ramadan, the time of year when Muslims observe a month of prayer and fasting. In India, this month is called Ramzan, and includes the practice of fasting from sunrise to sunset every day of the month. Then, every night, Indian Muslims break their fast with Iftar, a celebratory meal eaten with family, friends, and neighbours.
During Ramzan, the streets of Mumbai are lit and full of activity throughout the night, with people wandering through markets and the smell of food filling the air. So why not join them?!
We’ll kick off our Mumbai tour by foot or by taxi (depending on availability), and head to a nearby mosque called Minara Masjid, from where we’ll submit ourselves to the bright lights of the bazaar. Here, you’ll get the chance to eat delicious local food, like nihari with malpua, succulent kebabs, and phirni, a pudding you’ll never forget!
With your local guide by your side, you’ll become adept at navigating the bazaar and enjoying this iconic global celebration like a local. At some point on our tour, you’ll likely spot people offering their last prayers for the day, and you’ll no doubt get to mingle with locals, experiencing their warm hospitality during their happiest of festivals. Ramzan in Mumbai is an experience you’ll never forget, and absolutely shouldn’t miss out on!