MORE

Train | Route | Timings for Elephanta

Elephants Island Map

Elephanta Map

The Elephanta Island Map (Gharapuri).Popular attractions are marked (Cave 1 to Cave 5) and the Cannon Hill.

GALLERY

Ferry returning to Mumbai from Elephanta. The Elephanta Island in the backdrop.

How to reach Elephanta Caves

Elephanta is an island off the Mumbai (Bombay) coast.So the first point is to get to Mumbai.

GALLERY

Kanheri Caves and Sanjay Gandhi National Park Rail Route Map

How to reach Kanheri Caves

Kanheri Caves are located inside the Sanjay Gandhi National Park, north of Mumbai.It's about 1 hour train ride from the Churchgate station on the Harbour line of the the Mumbai Rail Network.

GALLERY

Elephanta Cave 1

The main cave in Elephanta with massive panels carved on the inner walls. You'll be spending majority of the tour time here. Beyond this main cave are four more minor caves connected with a walkway.

Mumbai Suburban Rail connections to reach Elephanta.

Mumbai Rail Network

Mumbai has a crowded by very efficient local train network.The local train rail network covers the whole city and beyond.

GALLERY

Ferry point Elephanta

Ferry to Elephanta

Elephanta Ferry (launch) services operate from the Gateway of India ferry point also called the Apollo Bandar.

GALLERY

CST Station

Chatrapathi Shivaji Terminus

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST or CSTM in railways parlance) in Mumbai holds many distinctions.It is the busiest railway station in India.

GALLERY