the art & antiquities of old jaipur


One of the historic chowkries in the 18th, century planned city of Jaipur, the block has an association with the Modis (trader communities) with its Havelis, Temples, public buildings, and craft areas it is a unique representation of the living heritage of the city.

This one & a half to two hours of walk provides an interactive, innovative encounter with the trading communities of the old city. With some story telling from our resident guides this walk reveals the life style, craft activities and historic buildings to small groups of interested and inquisitive clients.

Starting point: Golcha Cinema near New Gate

End Point :
Rajasthan School of Arts

Walks Departs
: 8 AM & 4 PM

Evening walk can be combined with dinner

TOUR COST :

Adult Price : 1500.00
Child Price : 750.00
Additional Price : 1500.00
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One of the historic chowkries in the 18th, century planned city of Jaipur, the block has an association with the Modis (trader communities) with its Havelis, Temples, public buildings, and craft areas it is a unique representation of the living heritage of the city.

Surrounded by impressive city  walls and rectangular blocks known as Chowkries  , The historic city of Jaipur was build according  to principles of  Shilpa-Shastra, an ancient Hindu architectural treatise. with us explore these hidden Chowkries WHICH  houses many notable   Havelis, Temples,  historic buildings, and crafts 


This carefully designed Walking Tour   provide  excellent opportunity to learn about the local way of life . During the tour;  interact with the local  communities  and hear   exciting stories of the past , witness some of city most popular art and craft activities and  visit  private historic  homes to  meet  residents who has been living here since many generations . This 2.5 hours tour is well of the beaten track ideal for guest who wish to learn about Jaipur beyond its tourist sights and monuments


Cost:
INR . 1500 per person for a minimum of 2 persons. Includes ,services of our Expert City Explorers , Tea & Snacks with local family, Temple Donations , Food Sampling any applicable entrance fees and bottled water


What to wear:

It is advisable to dress modestly. Please ensure you have adequate sun protection. You have to take off your shoes at places of worship. Bring along a spare set of socks, if you are NOT comfortable  with the idea of walking in temples barefooted  Photography is permitted on this tour. Where photography is NOT suitable  , the explorer will advise you.

Terms & Conditions

  • Tour operates subject to booking
  • Minimum 2 persons are required to confirm the booking
  • Please inform us 12 hrs in advance prior to the scheduled timing .
  • Virasat Experiences  holds the right to club different booking adding up-to a group size of  MAX 8 pax,
  • Please note that arrival and departure transfers from Hotel are NOT included in the mentioned cost.
  • Please pay the remaining  payment to your guide upon meeting to our representative
  • Late turn up for more than 15  min from the schedule  meeting time will be considered as NO SHOW

 Arrival & Departure Transfers

Transport is NOT included in the tour cost   . If you want  assistance PLEASE  CONTACT YOUR HOTEL OR CALL US

Starting point: Golcha Cinema near New Gate

End Point :
Rajasthan School of Arts

Walks Departs
: 8 AM & 4 PM

Operates daily subject to local conditions