making has a long history in India. It was first introduced during the
neolithic period. Ages have passed since the time Indians started making use
of pottery for their day to day purposes. However, with changing time the
art of making pottery also underwent considerable changes. Pottery, that was
initially only meant to serve as utensil is now also used extensively as
decorative item. Potters in different parts of India have developed their
own styles and design that are exceptional work of art. Our pottery tour
will take you to these parts in India so that you can see for yourself the
marvellous beauty that is created out of clay. Exquisitely carved and ornate
these pottery will delight you with their colours and designs.
Pottery Tour Destinations in India - Rajasthan
Rajasthan is the prime tourist destination in India because of its rich
cultural and historical heritage that is still reflected in its magnificient
forts and palaces.
The state is also known for its varied forms of art. One of these art is
pottery that will delight you with their colour schemes and designs. Use of
blue gaze on pottery is common in Rajasthan. Also popular in the state is
the terracota pottery decorated with mirrors.
Other attractions in Rajasthan -
The cities of Jaipur,
Jodhpur, Bikaner, Udaipur and Chittorgarh.
Uttar Pradesh will attract you with its rich cultural past. The state has
many places that are regarded as some of the best religious places in the
country. People from all over flock to these places to offer their prayers.
The state is also famous for its art and craft like pottery. Places near
Bulandsahar and Lucknow are the major places where pottery decorated with
modern or traditional designs are available. Beautiful black pottery
produced in Bhadoi will fascinate you though not many people are aware about
Other attractions in Uttar Pradesh -
Uttar Pradesh has
the world famous Taj Mahal in the city of Agra. Other cities of Ayodhya,
Mathura, Varanasi and Deogarh.
cultural capital of India will offer you plethora of options to spend a
memorable vacation. The warmth exuded by the place and its people is
something that will surely move you.
The rich soil of West Bengal ensures the constant development of pottery in
the state. The potters excel in making both simple pottery as well as
exquisite images of gods and goddess.
Other attractions in West Bengal -
Places like Kolkata,
Murshidabad, Mirik and Darjeeling.
The state known as the heart of India is excellent in terms of variety it
will offer for your trip. From a tour to ancient temples to a trip to exotic
wildlife sanctuaries, Madhya Pradesh will satisfy you every time.
The state is renowned for its terracota pottery made in many areas
especially in Bastar. Potters in this state also create numerous animal
figures out of clay.
Other attractions in the state -
Places like Khajuraho,
Ujjain, Panchmarhi, Sanchi and Gwalior.
A large part is under agriculture as such you will be delighted to explore
the vast stretches of green land in the state which is very near to the
capital of India, Delhi.
An agriculture state, Haryana mostly resides in villages where pottery is
an intrinsic part of day to day life. Simple pitchers and miniature toys are
produced in abundance.
Other attractions in Haryana -
Places like Surajkund,
Sultanpur and Kurukshetra