Amer Walking Tour: Bangle Makers & Visit a Family

Cultural Tour
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    The Folk Tales

    The Folk Tales

    We know the villages and communities we work with inside and out. We have done the tours multiple times before, ensuring that you get an enjoyable experience, and make the best use of your time. Quite naturally, many travelers return to India many times to travel with us.

    We have created lasting relationships with the communities and have gathered many interesting stories that we are happy to share with you on the tours. The experiences we design for you are unique, affordable, and meticulously planned.

    • 2.5 Hours
    • Sept-Mar
    • Jaipur

    Behind the lavish palaces of Jaipur lie the smaller yet royal houses of the Mina and Kachhawaha trader families, who traded in bangles, leather items, brass metal items, textiles, glazed pottery and spices. On this tour, learn about their lives their cultural beliefs, ancient Jain and Shiva temples such as the Sanghi Jhunjuma temple, and about the incredible system of step-wells that used to be the source of water in medieval times.

    Eat

    Taste some of the traditional sweets and home-made spicy fritters and tea with the family.

    Do

    Bangles play a major role in the lives of the women and the erstwhile traders of Amer. After you visit the family, head over to see how bangles are made in a kiln, and try your hands at molding them.

     

    Take

    Take back a set of colorful and traditional bangles of your choice, which you can use yourself or gift to a loved one back home.

     

    Price Includes

    • Fee of all guided tours and activities mentioned in the experience.
    • Entry fee at the monuments, if applicable.
    • Food tasting experiences. Guests are requested to carry their own reusable water bottles as single-use plastic bottles are not served on this tour.
    • Cost of the gift mentioned above.
    • GST @ 5%.

    Price Excludes

    • Travel to the starting point of the tour.
    • Any changes in the itinerary due to events beyond our control or act of God.
    • Cost of any health and safety issue arising out of guests’ own negligence or non-declaration of pre-existing health conditions.
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