1 Day Bhuj - Textile - White Rann
Bhuj – Banni Villages – Bhuj
Day – 1 – Bhuj – Banni Villages – Bhuj
Arrive at Bhuj airport and meet driver and guide at the airport. Drive to Banni Villages and visit White Rann: The Rann of Kachchh is a salt marshy land in the Thar Desert in the Kachchh district of western Gujarat. It lies between Gujarat in India and the Sindh province in Pakistan. It comprises of around 30,000 sq. km of land which includes The Great Rann of Kachchh, The Little Rann of Kachchh and Banni grassland.
Visit Nirona village to see Rogan Painting: A traditional textile art form involving painting on fabric. The art of Rogan originated in Syria and is practiced through Peshawar, Lahore, Sindh and Kutch. The colour making process itself is time consuming and involves great skill. Bhirandiyara village to see Meghwal Embroidery: Meghwal people are known for their fine embroidery and colourful mud bhungas. In Nirona village Rogan painting will remain closed from 1230Hrs to 1330Hrs on weekdays and from 1230Hrs to 1430Hrs on Fridays for prayers.
At an appropriate time, drive back to Bhuj and transfer to Airport/Railway Station to board flight/train.