Make Your Way to Araveli Cottages and Tented Camp
Enjoy the stunning landscapes of Rajasthan province enroute by road to Araveli, be met by your ME to WE local guide.
Introduction and Orientation
Settle in to your private cottage or luxury tent and take a tour of the glorious gardens throughout this pristine property. Your ME to WE guide will help you become acquainted with Araveli, discuss the trip itinerary and start getting excited. Your journey has only just begun!
Learn about the WE Villages development model. Our local staff work with rural villages and regional governments to support, teach and empower people within five pillars of impact:
1. Education: Quality primary education
2. Water: Safe/clean drinking water and sanitation systems
3. Health: Sanitation & health care services
4. Food: Agriculture and food security
5. Opportunity: Alternative income projects
Hone Your Hindi
Learn some key introductory Hindi phrases in preparation for your interactions with the community members. From “Namaste” (a respectful greeting) to “Aapkaiseho?” (“How are you?”), you will soon be testing out your new skills as you head into the village for the first time.
Experience the warmth of a community welcome as you gather with students and villagers who will be directly impacted by the work you are doing. In accordance with Hindu tradition, you will partake in a Poja–a traditional Hindu prayer ceremony to mark the beginning of an auspicious event. Every new initiative begins with a blessing to ensure the success and prosperity of the work being undertaken. Learn about the village and the community project that you will be helping with, and discover how your efforts and the work of WE Charity will make a meaningful impact on the lives of children in the community and their families .
All of our food is local to the area and western options will be available at every meal.