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Village Safari Day Tours

#3 of 18 Outdoor Activities in Jodhpur Features Animals
Jodhpur 342802, India
+91 94147 20724
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A must do in Jodhpur!

We did a spur of the moment tour with Chhotaram and Shambhu. Our guide was Shambhu and he was... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
HappyOKs
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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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Great and well worth doing

We booked the night before and everything happened as described. Villages, potery, even carpet... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
giomhs
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London, United Kingdom
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Bishnoi Village Safari is the organization started by Rajas and Maharaja's of Jodhpur to show that Indian and foreign guest a glaimpse of rich cultural life around their state of Marwar, A True Rajasthan.If you want to get an experience of the tribal India, Bishnoi Village safari is the attraction around Jodhpur best for you. Which is organization by Chhotaram Prajapat (Weaver). Bishnoi village of Jodhpur, Rajasthan is scenic beauty marked with Khejari trees and deers. Also in the village is the Guda Bishnoi Lake. It is an artificial lake, perfect as a picnic spot. A person interested in exotic wild life & nature should definitely visit this village.The Bishnoi community inhabits the village. The villagers are staunch worshippers of nature in all its forms, specially the sanctity of plant and animal life. They even pray to the green trees and animals that inhabit their land. In this world of exploitation everywhere, they makeevery effort to conserve the environment. Another fact about the Bishnoi tribal is that they worship Lord Vishnu and are vegetarians.Around the Guda Bishnoi Lake, you can see numerous migratory birds like domicile Cranes etc, blackbucks and chinkaras. This pond is drinking point for antelopes black bucks of near by area. Bishnoi village in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India is a kind of desert oasis. It is the perfect place to experience the traditions and customs of tribal life. It is a place caught in a delightful time warp, where life still goes on like the days of the past.We organize full day and half day safaris at very reasonable cost and in some ways give our sincere efforts to help the poor and needy local people in this water scarce region. And in Bishnoi village safari many more things to see potters family, weavers family, shepherd family, farmers family, bishnoi family etc...in half/full day safari.Also Contact us for Non-Tourist Safari.For rates of jeep safari please don’t hesitate to contact us via phone or email.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Jodhpur 342802, India
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+91 94147 20724
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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We did a spur of the moment tour with Chhotaram and Shambhu. Our guide was Shambhu and he was really fantastic. We learned so much and got real insight into village life. The families we visited were all very friendly and their crafts amazing! Such...More

Thank HappyOKs
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We booked the night before and everything happened as described. Villages, potery, even carpet making. Great guide. Really fun trip, eye opening and definitely the best way to spend a morning in Jodhpur.

1  Thank giomhs
Reviewed 7 April 2017

It was a very enjoyable tour giving us an opportunity to see outside city life. Thoroughly enjoyed travelling around the villages meeting the locals, seeing their lifestyles and how they make a living. Also saw a lot of animal life, it was educational as well...More

Thank Helen D
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

This was my second time using these services and I booked the half day village tour for my group while in Jodhpur. Booking is easily done by email, with prompt replies from Chhotoram. Our two jeeps were waiting on time for us and we all...More

Thank adaviesFromWales
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful "half day" experience. The pick-up was on time and very considerate of my condition (I was sick that morning). The guide was very kind and spoke a good english. His family was very nice and the food was also good. The...More

Thank Rosalie H
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We had a good experience in Jodhpur with this village tour. Our hosts (two brothers) were Excellent at spotting wildlife and we managed to get a good view of Blackbucks, peacocks, Neelgai, a fox, deer etc. And the hosts are very knowledgeable about the tracks,...More

Thank Vinay H
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We read reviews of the tour on TripAdvisor and contacted Chhotaram Prajapat through the Bishnoi Village Safari website. I must say it was one of the best things we did in Jodhpur. The tour of the Bishnoi village was very entertaining and interesting in terms...More

1  Thank Vantika D
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I love animals and the fact that "Bishnoi" people love them so dearly, got me interested in this tour. The beginning of the tour was awesome as we got to see wildlife very closely and the latter part was a shopping tour of the villages....More

Thank anuqt
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Nice tour of village life- without any other tourists around. Awesome to escape jodhpur city for the day and enjoy a home cooked meal, local families, animals, and art. Try making pottery! Be prepared the roads are bumpy, but you get to ride in a...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent flexible tour service with english speaking guides. A very authentic experience just an hour away from johdpur

1  Thank Carson L
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shree s
11 November 2016|
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Response from chhotaramPrajapat | Property representative |
Hi, Please contact us for tour booking. Our number is 09414720724
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shree s
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Response from NikSwat | Reviewed this property |
You can call Chotaram and arrange for a trip
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Harleen Kaur M
22 October 2016|
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Response from chhotaramPrajapat | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Greetings from Village Safari Day Tours ! Please contact me via my number- 09414720724 or visit our website
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