While Rajasthan is one of India's most popular tourist destinations, known for its palaces and forts, there is another face to it: its people! With Culture Aangan, you can take the opportunity to connect with the people who contribute to the thickly woven, intrinsic social carpet. You will explore the villages of Rajasthan and experience firsthand, the various mechanisms that tick the village life. You can be a part of the morning opium meet, go spend the day with Rabaaddi Tribes, learn the art of Block Printing, and evenings watch the sun go down behind the awe inspiring rock formations.
Detailed Tour Itinerary
You alight at the Rani station if travelling by train or at the Jodhpur/ Udaipur airport. You will be met by our representative. Our representative will escort you to your place of stay. After welcome and registration, you can have refreshments and retire to your room for freshening and a rest. Later you can meet your hosts, get to know them. Lunch will be with the family. A Siesta. After afternoon tea, go for a farm walk. Evening spent in the farm with a firewood cooked dinner and a cultural show under the starlit skies.
Early morning rise, after breakfast depart for Ranakpur, The Exquisite Carved Jain Temples. Today you will have a village lunch in a place called Bhanpura. Bhanpura is known for its Persian wheels still in use for irrigating the fields. After a lunch of Makke Ki Roti, Batuaye Ki Kadhi And Saag, you take your afternoon nap on the Charpayi under the mango tree. Have tea and leave for Kumbhalgarh fort, a magnificent fort nestling in the Aravalis, the oldest mountain range in the world and probably the most beautiful. Visit the fort and see the sound and light show. Return back to your stay in time for dinner.
After a relaxed breakfast, spend the morning in horse farm. Learn all about the horses, how to breed them, groom them. Learn also basic riding. Lunch with the host family. After your tea make a visit to Ghanerao to see the beautiful step wells. Dinner will be back at the farms. An optional activity of going for a night trail is also available.
After breakfast you bid goodbye to your hosts and proceed on your onward journey.