Village tourism in India is attracting a large number of tourists from all over the world. It can provide you a golden chance to imbibe the rich culture & tradition of the land and experience the magic of community life. November to February is the best time to plan your India tour to visit to some of the most magical rural spots of the country, due to the pleasant climate.
There are many fascinating travel circuits that fall under rural tourism in India. If you are looking to embark on a journey thorough the picturesque countryside and villages of this country, some of the major rural travel circuits have been given below.
Rural Spots or Villages in Northern India
Villages of northern India are considered to be a great haven of culture. You will have a great opportunity to experience the fascinating culture and tradition of the region. The most prominent centre for village tourism in this region is Rajasthan, the largest state of India. If you want to know more about Rajasthan and its culture you might need to explore villages of this state. Exploring Rajasthani villages will help you to reveal the most charming and fascinating aspect of the state. Shekhawati, Mandawa, Neemrana, Jhalawar, Bundi, Khimsar, Luni, Deogarh, Ranakpur, Samode, Barmer, Mandore, Jhunjhunu, Nathdwara, etc are some of the must visit rural spots in Rajasthan that attract the tourists and cultural enthusiasts. You can enjoy exciting camel safari ride and elephant safari ride during village tours in Rajasthan.
Hodka is a famous rural spot in Gujarat state. It is famous for leather products, handicrafts, mud crafts and overnight camel safari. Naggar and Raisaon are famous villages in Himachal Pradesh that can provide you a chance to see the mountain scenery and participate in colorful and vibrant fairs & festivals. There are many other rural spots in different states of northern India that can fascinate you.
Rural Spots or Villages in Southern India
Southern India is a wonderful region in the country that will provide you a great experience of rural tourism. Kazhugumalai, Thadiyankudissai, Karaikudi and Kurangini in Tamil Nadu; Pochampally in Andhra Pradesh; Anegundi and Banavasi in Karnataka; and Annakara, Kumbalanghi and Aranmula in Kerala are some of the most prominent rural spots on southern India tours. These villages will give you unique tourism experience and never fail to lure you.
Most villages in this region are famous coastal splendors as they are located along the coast. You can enjoy fishing with local people. Houseboat cruise on Kerala backwaters is an experience that can be cherished for lifetime. You will also have an opportunity to participate in local fairs & festivals such as Pongal, Onam and boat races.
So, embark on village Tours to India and treasure a unique experience of lifetime.