Tired of life being in the metropolitan? Want to be away for sometime from all those noises, hustles and frequent gaze at the wall and screen clock? Want to escape to some corners of the world far away where green, silence and pure charm soothe body and soul? Come to Chowki Dhani, the artificially made village of Rajasthan in India- a place where only pure green and fresh nature resides, where pleasant sights, soothing sounds and peaceful celebration never ends.
A small world in its own, not too far to reach, full of things to enjoy including sightseeing, dining, live shows of folk dance and music, magic shows, puppet shows, fun games and activities, boating, riding and the charming sounds of cool blowing breeze and animals is what Chowki Dhani, the artificially made village of Rajasthan is. The village fair that organized every evening, the display of traditional huts and workmanship and village style dining is just amazing. One of the few places in the world where festivities never end, where one would love to come again and again but hate to leave is Chowki Dhani, the artificially made village of Rajasthan in India.
Established in the year 1989 and located in Jaipur, Chowki Dhani is the mirror of Rajasthani rich culture. It sprawls over 10 acres of beautifully landscaped area and dotted with platforms where various artists perform concurrently. It is known for presenting the authentic symbol of cultural village life of Rajasthan and also for offering different theme for each day. It is claimed to be the most attracted tourist destination of Rajasthan and India’s most creative tourism project. The five star quintessential village resorts boast of excellent accommodation and leisure games and activities for its visitors. So you travelers take a few more minutes in rolling your finger down to learn some fact activities and attractions that you can enjoy while in Chowki Dhani and which the place yearn for you to come and witness the reality.
Prime attractions for tourist at Chowki Dhani
When in Chowki Dhani, tourist can enjoy but not limited to the following activities and attractions:
There are various live performances throughout the day at Chowki Dhani that visitors can even forget to perform their set plan. Visitors can enjoy folk dance and music shows perform by pure village artists. They cannot resist the temptation to join with the music of the dance like Ghoomer, Potter, Kalbeliya, Snake, Bhopa-Bhopi etc. There are also many other live shows such as Acrobats, puppet dance and magic shows.
Riding is one of the main attractions at Chowki Dhani. Visitors can enjoy the pleasure of camel riding, elephant riding, horse riding, bullock cart and tonga riding etc. Boating is another very interesting enjoyment item at Chowki Dhani.
Fun Games and Activities
Snakes and Ladders, Bhool Bhulaiya and Mazes are some of the few fun games that visitors can cherish during their stay at Chowki Dhani. Astrologers, Tarot Card Readers and Fortune Tellers are other very interesting items one can enjoy. Visitors can also take part and enjoy in fun activities such as jungle safari, or enjoy the sight of Gufa Jharni, an artificial waterfall in a cave.
Dining is what most visitors enjoyed the most as claimed especially the food served at Chaupad Jeeman Ghar restaurant. Foods in every restaurant are prepared by top village chefs with mouth watering Rajasthani cuisine. Sangri, a traditional Rajasthani cuisine serve in traditional way on leaf platter is one that visitors should not miss while in Chowki Dhani. If visitors want to enjoy dining in an open air, Gorband restaurant is the choice. Visitors can also choose to dine in the famous restaurant Royal Rajasthani, known for its air conditioned halls and brilliant ambience.
Hang out Places
Whether one wants to visit a temple or see the specially built village huts or working of village blacksmith, visitors have wide options. The Mandira Deva Temple, The Panghat, a place where women folks draw water, Tel Ki Ghani, Garadiya Luhar, Mewar Re Dhani, Rajasthan Re Dhani are some of the famous hang out places that visitors can enjoy while in Chowki Dhani.
Beside the above popular prime attractions, visitors can also enjoy the visit to Ajayabghar Museum, Photo Studio and Haat Bazaar where one can find the display of artistic craftsmanship, wall paintings and mirror work and many others.