Spread over an attractive corner of the Deccan plateau, Pochampalli is 50 km from Hyderabad. It is the largest centre for Ikkat, the intricate tie-and-dye craft for silk and cotton weaving. Ikkat is the process of resist dyeing with the sequence of wrapping and dyeing sections of bundled yarn to a predetermined colour pattern, prior to weaving. Gurukul learning of Ikkat will specially interest the visitor, seeking a live experience of the craft, combined with local culture and cuisine. Pochampalli was also the launch pad for Acharya Vinoba Bhave's Bhoodan (donation of land for community use) movement. The Acharya's Ashram, bordering a large waterbody, is open to visitors and as indeed is the local community's warm disposition

You will meet your guide in your hotel lobby in Hyderabad at 9:00 am Weaving  Village of Pochampally (02 hrs drive from Hyderabad) - where one observes a mix of tradition, modernity, culture, history and of course the famous  IKKAT

The village is widely known for the Pochampally sarees. The town of beautiful craft is garnered by lush greenery and hills. This scenic habitat has place in UNESCO’s list of world heritage sites as part of ‘Iconic saree weaving cluster in India’.  

At 2  pm you can choose the cuisine and restaurant your are interested for lunch at your own cost. 

The tour will end at 2.30 pm  and sit back and relax on the drive back to your hotel Hyderabad

 

Village of Pochampally , where one observes a mix of tradition, modernity, culture, history and of course the famous  IKKAT ,  style of weaving

Duration : 4 Hrs / Half Day Tour

Inclusions 

  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Hotel Pickup and drop-off Hyderabad Hotel
  • All necessary transportation to/from site attractions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges   

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
  • Tips (optional)
  • Entrance to Monuments 

 

For Tours

  • 7 days before Start of the tour No Charge
  • 3 Days before start of the tour 50 % of the amount will be refunded. 
  • Cancellation 48 hours or lesser no refund. 
  • For Refund thru Credit Card 5% Bank charges Applicable 

 

 

For Transfers

  • 24 Hours  before Start of the transfer.  
  • For Refund thru Credit Card 5% Bank charges Applicable 
Private Tour Day Trip Textile Village Pochampally Hyderabad WITH GUIDE (0)