Grassroutes Journeys

Grassroutes hosts Responsible Tours in Rural India


If you want to holiday with a difference & make a difference, then this is the trip for you.

In our villages outside Mumbai, you can choose to work in the fields, pluck fruits, play with farm animals, grind rice, draw water from wells, cook on firewood, chop wood, trek up hills, visit local temples, dip in the river or simply relax at our campsite.

Through your holiday, you will help increase incomes of rural households, reduce migration to cities, revive local culture & traditions.

Details of 3 village tours are mentioned below.



20-26 October 2014 : Serene Diwali


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For details on Diwali celebrations at Purushwadi, please click here.

For details on Diwali celebrations at Dehna, please click here.



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For details on the portrait photography workshop please click here.

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Located in Akole block of District Ahmednagar, Village Purushwadi is situated 220 km from both Mumbai & Pune en route to Nasik. This tribal village is inhabited by the ‘Hindu Mahadeo Koli’ tribe, renowned as rice cultivators and skilled animal herdsmen. These villagers are warm, simple & full of wonder.

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“The Greatest treasures often found in our backyards… Often go unnoticed” goes an old saying. The ancient art form of Warli is one such hidden treasure. Warli is the name of the biggest tribe found in Thane district North of Mumbai. The word “Warli” come from the word “warla” which means ‘piece of land’.

Blending interactions with warli tribesmen, dining in their homes, participating in their daily chores, sharing stories and aspiration; the Grassroutes Warli Journey reaches a climax when renowned practitioners of this ancient art form share their most intricate facets.

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Warli Village Valwanda – Overnight Trip

Warli Villages Valwanda –   Day Trip

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Dehna, the home of the most hospitable village community is both rejuvenating and refreshing. Located at 130km from Mumbai, Dehna falls in the highest rainfall region of Maharashtra. Embark on an adventure set in the midst of India’s heartland nature’s basket. Two days filled with an amazing blend of games, rural activities and rejuvenation, perfect for those looking for a holiday with a difference!

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Overnight trip

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