Banganga Walkeshwar Walk

Embark on a serene journey through the ancient heritage sites of Banganga Walkeshwar Walk with our guided tour. Led by knowledgeable local guides, this immersive experience offers insights into the rich history, spiritual significance, and architectural marvels of these sacred locations in Mumbai. Here’s what you can expect from this enlightening exploration:

Tour Highlights:

  1. Banganga Tank: Begin your journey at the historic Banganga Tank, an ancient water reservoir dating back over a thousand years. Discover the legends and myths surrounding this sacred site, which is believed to have been created by Lord Rama during his exile.
  2. Walkeshwar Temple: Visit the revered Walkeshwar Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, located near the Banganga Tank. Admire the temple’s intricate architecture, serene ambiance, and sacred lingam (representation of Lord Shiva), which is said to have been installed by Lord Rama himself.
  3. Kamala Nehru Park: Enjoy a leisurely stroll through Kamala Nehru Park, a lush green oasis nestled atop Malabar Hill with panoramic views of the Arabian Sea. Take in breathtaking vistas of Mumbai’s skyline, explore charming pathways, and relax amidst nature’s tranquility.
  4. Hanging Gardens: Explore the Hanging Gardens, also known as Pherozeshah Mehta Gardens, famous for its terraced flower beds, lush greenery, and scenic viewpoints. Marvel at the manicured landscapes, colorful blooms, and stunning vistas of the city below.
  5. Mumbai Jain Temple: Visit the Mumbai Jain Temple, an architectural masterpiece dedicated to Lord Adinath, the first Jain Tirthankara. Admire the temple’s intricate marble carvings, ornate domes, and serene prayer halls, and learn about Jain philosophy and traditions.
  6. Malabar Hill Observatory: Discover the historic Malabar Hill Observatory, an astronomical observatory established in the 19th century. Learn about its role in astronomical research and education, and explore its heritage structures and astronomical instruments.

Package Details:

  • Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
  • Batch Timings: Morning Batch: 9:00 AM
  • Cost: INR 1,200 per person (inclusive of taxes)
  • Inclusions:
    • Guided tour of Banganga and Walkeshwar
    • Visit to historic landmarks and sacred sites
    • Insights into the spiritual significance and cultural heritage
    • Bottled water and light refreshments
  • Exclusions:
    • Transportation to and from the meeting point (can be arranged at an additional cost)
    • Personal expenses
    • Any additional activities not mentioned in the inclusions


  • Participants are advised to wear comfortable walking shoes, sunscreen, and a hat/cap, and carry a small backpack for essentials.
  • Photography is permitted at most sites, but please respect any restrictions or guidelines provided by your tour guide.

Join India Trip Explore on this enlightening journey through the spiritual heart of Mumbai and discover the hidden gems, ancient legends, and architectural marvels of Banganga and Walkeshwar. Book your guided tour now and experience the serenity and spirituality of these sacred sites firsthand.