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Womens' Village Rathambore

Visited this Village 2 weeks ago. Not originally planned on our tour but definitely one of the... read more

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Linda H
Excellent handicrafts and service

We were a small group (8 people) and we asked our guide to take us to somewhere that supported the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Village Women Craft- A Step for Women Self Dependence...Manufacturer of Local art and craft, wildlife paintings,fine quality silk, woolen carpets and tribal rugs providing floor coverings and unique handmade carpets as per the client’s customized...more
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Gas Plant Road | F15, RIICO Industrial Area, Ranthambore National Park 322001, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this Village 2 weeks ago. Not originally planned on our tour but definitely one of the highlights. Really good selection of hand made textiles to purchase along with other local goods. Needless to say lots of textile goodies brought home. Just wish our trip...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Linda H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a small group (8 people) and we asked our guide to take us to somewhere that supported the local community. We spent about an hour altogether and at no time did we feel pressured to buy - which actually meant that we relaxed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We were taken to a number of shops by our tour operator around India and this one was the only one where we did not feel pressured to buy and where the prices were reasonable. The shop is a coop for women. It is a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ClotildeBlanchet
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Variety of rajasthani taste in form of dress material, show piece, folk jewellery, and scenarie at reasonable rates is available. Good place for shopping and to spend time to experience village vrat. But dont forget to bargain.......u really enjoy it

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Agree with the reviewer.. Educate women so they can advance. Nice that they demonstrate how carpets are made. Art only done by the men. So typical of India in general. Overpriced handicrafts. Typical shop that the private drivers take you to and expect to buy.More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Teresa K
villagewomencraft, Manager at Village Women Craft, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi Teresa, Thanks for your feedback. Village women Crafts is helping village women and their families become self-dependent. Most of these women were married when they were very young (in their teens) and very few are educated. Yes, it still happens in villages in India....More

Reviewed 26 May 2018

Our group of 3 women visited this store on 12 April 2018 and bought several items. One of which was a wooden fan - it was to be a gift for one of our husbands. The company told us they could ship it to Germany...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank EuropeanTraveler45
villagewomencraft, Owner at Village Women Craft, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi European Traveler, let me start off by saying that I am extremely sorry for the inconvenience that has been caused. I received your separate email as well on May 26, 2018, and responded to you on June 04 with the details of the event....More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Terrific premise for both the advancement of women's work opportunities in India and the revitalization of the crafts (block printing, sewing, cloth and accessory making). Products were awesome. Everyone in our group was so impressed at the quality of craft and design that they both...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank charles y
villagewomencraft, Manager at Village Women Craft, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi Charles, Thanks for your feedback! We really appreciate the kind words. Feedbacks like these motivate us and helps us going :)

Reviewed 28 January 2018

As they were not expecting us , everyone jumped up and rushed to look busy in their craft station. Nothing different here than anywhere else, no cheaper than bargaining on the street. Indeed the 5 hanging decorations i paid for turned into 4 when i...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We were taken to this shop by our driver while on tour in India with friends. Not knowing what we were walking into we were open to a little entertainment. First there were several local women sitting outside stitching table clothes and various other textile...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank Karen K
villagewomencraft, Manager at Village Women Craft, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi Karen, Thanks for your response! We are glad that you had a positive experience.

Reviewed 6 January 2018

I love visiting places like this, where the products are made by the people who benefit from the sales. A variety of hand-made products from large hand-embroidered quilts to hand-knotted rugs to awesome hand paintings on paper and silk. Watch the women at work ......More

Date of experience: February 2017
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villagewomencraft, Manager at Village Women Craft, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi Cheryl, Thanks for your response! We are glad that you had a positive experience!

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Kaushik_Basu_1969
7 May 2018|
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Response from charles y | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. We went late afternoon and one person had a custom shirt made that was ready the next day so its entirely likely that they are open late.
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It is in f-15 riico industrial area sawai madhopur Ranthambhore road rajasthan india 322001
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