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Bishnoi Heritage Trail: Exploring Rural Rajasthan

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Duration

8 hrs

Cancellation

No Cancellation

Group Size

10 people

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Overview

Embark on the “Bishnoi Heritage Trail: Exploring Rural Rajasthan” for an authentic journey into the heart of rural Rajasthan. Departing from Jodhpur, this immersive day tour takes you to the enchanting Bishnoi Village, where time-honored traditions come alive. Explore a local village school, experience the daily life of a Bishnoi family, and discover exquisite handicrafts and art forms. Engage in a jeep safari through a wildlife sanctuary, witness the serene Guda Bishnoi Lake, and interact with locals as they share their farming and fishing techniques. This tour unveils the rich cultural tapestry and natural beauty of Rajasthan’s rural gem, the Bishnoi Village.

Highlights

  • Visit a local village school and interact with students and teachers to understand rural education in Rajasthan.
  • Immerse yourself in the daily life of a Bishnoi family, participating in activities like weaving, cooking, and pottery-making.
  • Explore local handicrafts, including pottery and carpet weaving, and learn about the unique customs of the Bishnoi community.
  • Embark on an exciting jeep safari through a wildlife sanctuary, spotting antelopes, peacocks, and diverse bird species.
  • Discover the natural beauty of Guda Bishnoi Lake, home to migratory birds, while engaging with locals to learn about their traditional farming and fishing methods.

Bulk discount (by Amount)

Bulk discount adult
# Discount group From adult To adult Value
1 Discount on 2-person group 2 2 $ 258.00
2 Discount on 3-person group 3 3 $ 489.00
3 Discount on 4-person group 4 4 $ 747.00
4 Discount on 5-person group 5 5 $ 871.00
5 Discount on 6-person group 6 6 $ 1,110.00
6 Discount on 7-person group 7 7 $ 1,368.00
7 Discount on 8-person group 8 8 $ 1,626.00

What you will do

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Indicative Pick-Up Time: 8:00 AM

Indicative Drop-Off Time: 4:00 PM

Please note that the actual timings may vary depending on traffic and your specific interests during the tour.

8:00 AM - Hotel Pick-Up in Jodhpur

Your day of immersion in Rajasthan's vibrant rural culture commences as your guide picks you up from your hotel in Jodhpur. Set out on a scenic journey to the captivating Bishnoi Village, situated approximately 25 kilometers away.

Bishnoi Village Exploration

9:00 AM - Arrival and Village School Visit

Upon reaching the Bishnoi Village, your first stop is the local village school. This visit provides a unique opportunity to interact with students and teachers, gaining valuable insights into the education system and the daily life of rural Rajasthan.

10:00 AM - Traditional Bishnoi Family Home

Proceed to a Bishnoi family home, where you'll witness the time-honored Bishnoi way of life. Observe and engage with the family as they go about their daily activities, which may include weaving, cooking, and pottery-making. You'll even have the chance to try your hand at these traditional practices.

Exploration of Local Handicrafts and Art

Stroll through the village, a treasure trove of local handicrafts and art forms, including pottery, block printing, and carpet weaving. Visit a local temple to learn about the unique beliefs and customs of the Bishnoi community, known for their reverence for nature and wildlife.

12:00 PM - Lunch Break

Recharge your energy with a delectable lunch, savoring the rich flavors of regional Rajasthani cuisine.

1:00 PM - Jeep Safari through Wildlife Sanctuary

Embark on an exciting jeep safari adventure through the nearby wildlife sanctuary. As you traverse the sanctuary's terrain, you'll have the opportunity to observe the indigenous flora and fauna, which may include graceful antelopes, majestic peacocks, and various bird species.

Exploration of Guda Bishnoi Lake

Return to the Bishnoi Village and make your way to the picturesque Guda Bishnoi Lake. This natural oasis serves as a habitat for diverse migratory birds, offering a serene setting for exploration. Interact with the locals living around the lake, and learn about their fishing and farming techniques, deeply rooted in the rhythms of rural life.

4:00 PM - Return to Jodhpur

As the day draws to a close, you'll embark on a scenic drive back to Jodhpur, where your guide will drop you off at your hotel or your preferred location.

This meticulously crafted cultural expedition offers a captivating and enriching experience, allowing you to delve into the rural life, traditional customs, and natural beauty of Rajasthan's Bishnoi Village, creating lasting memories of your Rajasthan journey.

Included/Excluded

  • Transport by private AC deluxe car
  • Pick up and drop off to your hotel.
  • Services of a knowledgeable, government-licensed English-speaking tour guide.
  • Monument entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Bottled water within the vehicle.
  • All taxes
  • Any meals.
  • Camera charges at monuments.
  • Gratuities (optional)

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