If you feel like traveling to Jaipur to have delicious gate ki sabzi, enjoy an evening of Rajasthani music and dance or buy some traditional handicraft from the state, you need not plan a perfect Rajasthan trip. Just take a trip to Choki Dhani, situated 9 km away from Ponamallee flyover in Tandanam.
Chokhi Dhani, which means ‘excellent village’ in Rajasthani is a replica of a typical village fair. It offers delectable eating options and is a fun place for an outing with the entire family. It is a concept capturing the vibrant spirit of Rajasthan and ensuring an authentic experience. Visitors can have a feel of village life and view traditional paintings, art, wall decorations, women and men dressed in traditional costumes and much more in open air.
The place is just away from the bustle of the city center where you can feel the charms of rustic life.
For an authentic Rajasthani meal experience, the place has deployed the best cooks from royal palaces. They also have traditional artisans from all over Rajasthan displaying their craft. The architecture of the place is inspired from havelis in Rajasthan and the decor is purely handcrafted.
There is a bevy of traditional entertainment options – dancers, acrobats and musicians. It also has an activity area for kids with swings and slides.
Spread over 15 acres of beautifully landscaped area, it is dotted with machaans & platforms where different folk artists perform simultaneously. The display of traditional huts and workmanship will take you back to the times when splendor was unpretentious.
Experience the rich warmth and rustic charm of a typical Rajasthani Village at Chokhi Dhani – Chennai. What are you waiting for!
Chokhi Dhani is situated near Sriperumbudur . Distance of the place from major Landmarks:
1. Ponamalle Flyover – 9 Kms
2. Koyembedu Flyover- 19kms
3. Kathipara Flyover – 18kms
4. Gemini Flyover- 27 Kms