India is a rural country, which means India is famous for its villages. There are many villages which are renowned as a tourist place. So here we will discuss the best villages where you must visit once in your life.
Mawlynnong is a village in East Khasi Hills in Meghalaya. It is the cleanest village in the entire Asia. This place has become the leading site for village tourism. The most famous thing here is a 1000 years old footbridge. This village is also known as God’s own Garden.
You can enjoy many things like trekking to Mawphlang, witnessing, and helping them clean the village. You can also spend some time in Cherrapunji, and you can again do bamboo climbing to see the village’s panoramic view.
Pipli is a small and beautiful village in Orissa which is famous for its art and crafts. The village is famous for its exceptional skills from the beginning of the 10th century. This village is also renowned for making canopies for the annual rath yatra of Jagannath Temple. You can do many things here, like shopping for distinctive artworks, sightseeing, and trying to learn applique art. The best time to visit here is from October to March.
This village is in Rann of Kutch in Gujarat. People believe that this village was set up by the Halepotra clan around 300 years ago. The village is mainly famous for its extraordinary style of embroidery. There you can also see a mud house designed so that it remains hot during winter and cold during summer from inside. You can do many activities like camel safari, bird watching, buy traditional items, watch and learn from artisans, and, most importantly, see the beautiful landscape. You can visit here from July to March.
4. Lachung and Lachen
This is a small village in Sikkim famous for its scenic beauty. Here you can witness the real nature”s beauty like glacial rivers, waterfalls, fruit orchards, and many more things. You can do many things here like you can visit Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary, you can see the Mask Dance festival, visit Lachung Monastery, go to zero point and many more things. The best time to visit is from October to June.
Bishnoi is a village in Jodhpur Rajasthan. This village is famous for wild animals and beautiful landscapes. In this village, you can experience the customs and traditions of tribal life. You can do many things here like you can see the massacre at Kahejarli, spot exciting wildlife at Guda Village, explore Singhasni, do photography at Shepherd’s village, buy carpet, and many more things. You can visit here throughout the year but the best time to visit here is from October to March.
6. Dha and Hanu
This is a village located in Leh-Ladakh. This place is famous for the people living there who have a fair complexion, blue-colored eye, and an Indo Aryan look. They also have a unique dressing style, which makes them the best rural tourist spot. You can do many things like closely observing cultural diversity, exploring Skurbuchan, visiting Hanu Yokma, excursion to Takmachik, visiting Domkhar Rock Art Sanctuary, and many more things. June to October is the best time to visit here.