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Address: Jodhpur 342802, India
Phone Number: +91 94147 20724
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Bishnoi Village Safari is the organization started by Rajas and Maharaja's...

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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A MUST Visit in Jodhpur

Choturam and his family arrange for the best village safari. We were two, picked with convenience by Choturam's brother Shambhuram and taken to some lovely village interiors... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Ritam B
Ahmedabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was picked up by Shambhu at 8:00AM in front of the clock tower. After a quick briefing in a very good English, we started the day and visited few villages (Shepard village, pottery village, bishnoi village and Shambhu village). I always felt welcome and there was no awkward feeling like "I'm the white guy coming to disturb the locals... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Choturam and his family arrange for the best village safari. We were two, picked with convenience by Choturam's brother Shambhuram and taken to some lovely village interiors, spotted blackbucks, did pottery and learnt weaving at their home. The safari ended with home cooked food by Choturam's wife which was finger licking! I recommend this to anyone who is planning a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chhotu was a wonderful guide, and we learned so much on this tour about the culture and history of the area. The people we met were welcoming and hospitable and pleased to show us their village homes. We saw traditional potters, weavers and his wife cooked a home made meal in front of us and we all sat down together... More 

Thank Ingrid B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I booked the village safari which goes from 8am to 1pm. We booked it after reading the great reviews on Tripadvisor. What can I say, the previous reviews were on point. The tour is authentic and all in all a very enriching cultural experience. We both had a lot of questions (why the different coloured turbans, what... More 

Thank Caroline M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To all fellow travelers, This tour was amazing and the tour operators were great and very honest with their prices and their tour. Unlike other tour guides, they are not pushy and they ask you what you would prefer to do. If you would like to spend a half a day in the country side with Antelopes, villagers and country... More 

Thank Christopher T
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Chhoteraam took the 2 of us on a day safari to visit the Bishnoi village + its people. He was a friendly, knowledgable + very patient guide. He tailored the day to suit us. On the journey he would stop the jeep to point out wildlife or to explain about the nature or the history. Everyone we met made us... More 

Thank Rachel20042014
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

After not being able to make it to Jaisalmer, we booked a camel safari with Village Safari Day Tours and were pleasantly surprised. It was just the two of us on the tour and we were taken to a very remote location and met with two camels. We were told we could spend as much time on the camels as... More 

Thank Amanda R
New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Your trip to Jodhpur isn't complete if you haven't boarded Chhoteraam's car. Call the man, arrange for a pick up from your hotel at around 8am. Go for the jungle safari. Experience the arid vegetation that you have read about in Geography text books. Learn about the local culture from your driver. Spot a couple of blackbucks. Go to a... More 

Thank Brahmachaari
Pune, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Worth staying here, the feel of the huts,the authentic food and the freshness of the place, do visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had an educative blast in today's tour.We not only had one of our best days in India, but we really felt like we experienced a less touristy and more real India. Chhotu our guide is an example of someone with vision and passion. Great tour and would definetely recommend it!

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