Private Full-Day Tour To Bishnoi Villages And Mehrangarh Fort In Jodhpur

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:30am Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Your centrally located Jodhpur hotel
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable

Overview

Embark on this private day tour of Jodhpur city including Mehrangarh Fort and the Bishnoi Villages. Spend 8-hours exploring the land and visiting areas such as Gudha Village and Weavers Village. Observe the Bishnoi Tribes as they take on daily tasks including rug weaving and pottery making.

Highlights

  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • All entrance fees included
  • Fully narrated tour

Know More about this tour

Meet your guide in your hotel lobby at 8:30am and make your way to visit the Bishnoi communities. These communities consist of potters, weavers, and leather embroiders. Upon your arrival, head to he Khejarli Massacre, a massacre that occurred when members of the community sacrificed their lives to protect their sacred trees. Next, head to the Singhasni Potter's Village where the guide will give demonstrations on how to make pottery. Afterwards, move on to Gudha Village and Weavers Village, where rugs are commonly weaved out of cotton or wool.

Come 12:30pm, take a break to have lunch at the Rajasthani Restaurant. Once you have finished eating, visit Mehrangarh Fort where you will see the cannon ball on the second gate, as well as a monument of Chhatri of Kirat Singh Soda. Visit seven gates, including Jayapol and Fatehpol. On the way down from the fort, take time to observe the marble cenotaph of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II in Jaswant Thada. Drive back to your hotel at 4:30 to end the day.

Inclusions

  • Private guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees
  • Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A maximum of 8 people per booking

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions

A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements