Guided Tours to our Village Upcycling Unit

On Popular demand, we are now conducting reCharkha's guided experiential tours to our Bhor Village Weaving Unit and Pune Tailoring Unit. 

Next Tour Dates: 4th Nov 2023 and 18th Nov 2023


Please feel free to Contact Us:

Tour Schedule: 

7:15 am - Assemble at reCharkha EcoSocial Pune Store. 

7:30 am - Leave from Pune in your own vehicles, or can carpool. We will take the Mumbai-Bangalore Highway, and turn to Bhor from Kapurhol. We get to see the beautiful Necklace Point on Neera river and Bhatghar dam, just on the way

9:15 am - Reach reCharkha's weaving unit near Bhor town. Interaction with our Founder Amita Deshpande, about the Why, How, Who and What of reCharkha

9:30 am - Get your hands dirtyyy (not literally, as we will work with waste plastic which is pre-cleaned).. We will do some activities along with our women artisans, including weaving a few inches of plastic, on the actual Handloom.

10:30 am - Breakfast

11:00 am - Interaction and leisure time at the facility.

11:30 pm - Head back to our production unit at the Pune store.

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm - Reach Pune store and Witness the product designing and tailoring process, to make the final product. 
You can also shop for reCharkha's products at the factory outlet! There is a discount code for all the participants of this Visit!

Things to Carry:
- A bottle of water.
- Some snacks (breakfast will be arranged by reCharkha, but in case you need something to munch on along the way)
- Sandals or shoes are recommended as the terrain can be a little rough at places.
- Caps/scarves and goggles.

Our Past Unit Visits to Upcycling Units:

Saturday 14th Oct 2023
Sunday 3rd Sept 2023
Saturday 2nd Sept 2023 - Kaveri International School Visit
Sunday 16th July 2023 - Tree Plantation Activity
Friday 14th July 2023 - Girls Gearing Up Team
Saturday 1st July 2023
Saturday Jun 17th 2023
Saturday May 27th 2023 
Victorious School May 22nd 2023
Saturday May 13th 2023
April 29th 2023 - ECA Tour Visit
Saturday March 11th 2023
Feb 2023 - Symbiosis Students
Jan 2023 - SVP Tour Visit 
Dec 2022 - DePaul University, Chicago, USA