Textures & Textiles of Sanganer

Explore the quaint town of Sanganer in the company of a Cox & Kings expert. Located south of Jaipur, Sanganer is renowned for its handmade paper, hand-painted blue pottery and block printed fabric; it owes its success to a rivulet whose waters contain a mineral content that fixes dyes. A perfect place for souvenirs from your holiday, the blue pottery here makes for excellent gift options. Reconnoitre the intricacy of teak wood blocks carved to print motifs where each pattern tells a story that’s passed down from many generations. Your expert will share the beliefs and customs that are associated with the vibrant colors worn by the men and women alike. Relish a quick local snack over a cup of chai and enjoy listening to stories on the life and culture of people in Jaipur.