Located in a place called Pethapur, 7 KMs away from the state capital Gandhinagar, Craftsmen's Village is this place which endows tourists an excellent opportunity to understand and learn from the rich culture and tradition of Gujarati’s. As this place is home to huge number of crafts men, it’s referred to as the craftsmen’s village. This village and their craft men are very famous for their beautiful Bandhani saris which are made using natural colours. They have prints like dots, squares, strips and waves on them mostly found in the shades of yellow red, green and black. This place is also known for its attractive wooden blocked with artistic carvings on it. These blocks are used for hand printing on cloth. The best time to be in this small village which full of creative craftsmen creating something beautiful all the time is during October to February considering the weather conditions which is very pleasant during these times. When ones here make sure you carry ample amount of money so that you can make your shopping experience a very enjoyable one. Enjoy being among the locals and the very talented craftsmen of this village and make this a wonderful experience during your trip to this place.
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