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Bishnoi Village Safari Private Tours

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Address: H. No. 1, Sir Pratap Coloney | Airport Road , Ratanada, Jodhpur 342001, India
Phone Number: 91-982 912 6398
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Description: The Bishnoi’s are a eco Friendly sect of Hindu religion, it is one of the...
The Bishnoi’s are a eco Friendly sect of Hindu religion, it is one of the different community of Rajasthan who are famous for there rich cultural Rajasthani Life and there true love for nature and animals. 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. 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.
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Contrived tour of villager homes & "workshops"

Would not recommend to travelers unless this is your ONLY chance to get outside the cities in Rajasthan. We didn't see anything we hadn't already seen while driving from Udaipur... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2015
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Cambridge, MA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Would not recommend to travelers unless this is your ONLY chance to get outside the cities in Rajasthan. We didn't see anything we hadn't already seen while driving from Udaipur to Jodhpur and passing through small towns near Ranankpur. (Note: The Bishnoi look like every other rural villager across Rajasthan so it's not like they are a special tribe that... More 

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New Delhi, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

This place is totally wastage of time. If you ever been visited to any village, the same feel you will get here nothing new. Its better to visit your own village because there also you will get the same view. For me its totally wastage of time and money.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We were picked up from our hotel by the tour operator @Rs.800 per person including home lunch for about 4 hours of tour. Interesting Sight was the large open area including water bodies with large number of Siberian Cranes, black bucks,and a bunch of golden deers. Deers , black bucks and plenty of peacocks were seen crossing the safari route... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

It was a really different and interesting 'safari'. We were collected from the hotel on time by Mr Dhanraj, and taken to some Bishnoi homes, a shepherd's dwelling and some local artisans. On the way we were also shown some widlife, such as Siberian cranes and a variety of other birds, blackbucks and antelopes. Mr Dhanraj was very knowledgeable and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

My daughter and I were collected from our hotel and right from the start nothing was too much trouble for Deepak and our driver. we were very lucky to see several groups of Black Buck swell as flocks of cranes and other birds. We were fascinated by the visit to the villages, and the Dhurry weavers skill was exceptional. Our... More 

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

A pleasant and fairly edifying interlude in a Rajasthan sojourn. Dhanraj has a good understanding of the villages and the social equations therein. We managed to spot a couple of black bucks, an antelope and Siberian cranes in flocks. Great to see potters, printers and weavers at work. We stopped by at one of the numerous but pricey arts and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Firstly, a big and hearty thanks to Mr.Dhanraj and our guide cum chauffeur Mr.Gevar Singh who helped us in understanding the real history behind these villages and villagers. We were lucky that we found many beautiful creatures including deers, rattles, peacocks, birds and camels..We were very fortunate that we booked this tour through Mr.Dhanraj of Bishnoi Village Safari Tours and... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

On our road trip through Rajasthan, we drove through several state highways with hardly any vehicular traffic, but did see several village folks in their traditional and distinctive clothing. Wondered where they were headed on these desolate roads with not a village in sight. But it was after taking the Bishnoi Village Safari (Dhanraj & Deepak) that we realised there... More 

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We had read a lot about Deepak online, so we asked if he could conduct our tour himself and he very kindly obliged. What followed was a wonderful tour of the homes of Bishnoi villagers. We met the people, saw how they live and work, and ended the tour with a truly scrumptious lunch at Deepak's own home, in the... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The safari is a good way of getting a glimpse of the simple life of the Bishnois. The best thing about the safari is the unpolluted and calm air. The driver and guide gave us some interesting insights into the lifestyle and beliefs of the Bishnois. They are fierce environmentalists and can even give up their lives to protect their... More 

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