Apani Dhani Eco-Lodge

In Nawalgarh - Shekhawati - Rajasthan (India)

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Visits & excursions

All excursions proposed by Apani Dhani offer our guests in-depth discovery of Shekhawati, daily life and traditions of rural India.

 They are led by local guides and organized in full respect of the host populations.

 To participate in these outings, we highly recommend our guests to review our “Advice to travellers” before departure.


Guided visits 

You may wish to discover Nawalgarh and its surroundings with a guide, to easily find the most interesting havelis, and get a more thorough exploration of our region and its customs.

For Nawalgarh:  approx. 2 h

For Shekhawati: half-day or full day                      

French or English guide upon availability



 We offer several half-day or full day outings to discover Shekhawati and take in the most representative features of its architecture: impressive havelis adorned with wall paintings, cenotaphs, wells and water reservoirs.

 Excursion n° 1:  Mandawa, Dundlod & Fatehpur. 

 Excursion n° 2:  Dundlod & Parsurampura

 Further excursions can be organised upon request.

 French or English guide upon availability


Stroll in a camel cart

 Traditional local means of transport, the camel-drawn cart, is still widely used in rural areas. It allows a slow-paced stroll through the countryside, so you can observe the local flora and fauna, farmers at work and make a halt to share a cup of tea with a family.

 An approx. 3 h excursion with a local guide, English or French speaking according to availability.


 A detailed tariff of the proposed activities can be sent on request at