Places to See - Handicraft Shopping
With the passage of time, the Ranthambhore district of Sawai Madhopur is famous of an entire range of handicrafts, unique to Rajasthan. Today, it bears a flourishing shopping scene for tourists to get their hands on some breathtaking locally produced items. Crafted carefully by hand and designed using the local elements in mind, these handicrafts and souvenirs are a perfect gifts to take back home.
As you walk through the handicraft district, you will be mesmerized by watching the womenfolk sprawled across the courtyards of local craft stores working effortlessly to create enamoring pieces of art. Watching the action unfold right in front of your eyes, will surely take your breath away.
The variety of intricate textiles and designs that these delicate hands can conjure up will leave you baffled. From traditional carpets and rugs to draperies, hand-embroidered and block printed bed sheets and other fascinating items that add a burst of color and happy vibes to any house. Beautiful paintings showcasing rural life, the orange striped tiger and other jungle beasts are available for sale.
Along with our local guide you might purchase your items at a lower price.
Information about the trip:
- Price: 1500 Rs (guide, transport)/car
- Size of group: 2 – 4 pax /car
- Distance from Ranthambhore: 45 Km (~60 mins)
- Duration of trip: 4 hrs
- Start: morning/afternoon upon request
- Recommended age group: all