An acclaimed town in the state of Rajasthan, Pushkar is nestled near to Ajmer and is hugely popular for having in its trove the famous Brahma Temple. The Pushkar Fair is a grandeur and unique festival, exhibiting an annual camel and livestock fair. Celebrated in the months of October and November, the fair witnesses tourists in abounding numbers who travel to Pushkar to experience the beauty of its affair.
If you are still not sure about the Pushkar experience, we have listed below the eight prominent reasons why you should visit the Pushkar Fair, at least once in your lifetime! Have a look!
For a surreal feel of floating high above the crowd in a hot air balloon
Soar high above the sky in a hot air balloon and witness the vibrant attractions of the Fair from a bird’s eye view. The colorful camps in between the countless live-stock looks stunning as you rise higher, leaving behind the mammoth crowd behind
For an exquisite view of the world’s largest livestock fair!
Being the largest livestock fair in the world, the fair at Pushkar is in real sense one of the biggest prides of the nation! Herders and nomads in plenty, gather at Pushkar for the purchase and sale of livestock. A must visit spectacle in Rajasthan-this fair showcases the tradition of camel trading, existing in the state of Rajasthan, since time immemorial.
For enjoying a camel safari on beautifully adorned camels
Camels and Deserts make way for a perfect ride! While attending the Pushkar Mela, you do not have to merely sit and enjoy the live stocks being sold; you can also opt for a bumpy ride on the backs of the camels across the sandy deserts of Rajasthan. Enthralling, isn’t it?
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For savoring the best of Rajasthani cuisine
A trip to Rajasthan is incomplete without digging into the flavors of lip-smacking Rajasthani cuisine. A paradise for the food lovers, the fair of Pushkar offers plentiful choices to relish upon! From the traditional Dal-Bhati Churma to Malpua or the other famous cuisines of the nation; the place seems to have it all!
For a delightful stay in the Tented Accommodations
Staying in the tented accommodations at the Pushkar Fair is an altogether a different experience in itself. You can experience the fun-filled activities of the fair and then have a comfortable stay in the luxury tents that are embedded with all the modern amenities for an exquisite accommodating experience at Pushkar.
For a hearty shopping experience:
The Fair is an absolute delight for the shopaholics. If you aren’t a mall-rat and love to shop on the streets instead, this could be the best place for you in Rajasthan. Beautifully adorned Rajasthani dresses, handmade bags, and exquisite souvenirs: there’s a lot to shop in the Pushkar Fair and a lot for each and every one to look forward to!
For enjoying a free performance by the best of fusion bands:
Music and Dance permeates in the surroundings of Pushkar. Enjoy a foot tapping performance by the world famous fusion bands and that too for free! Witness the finest performance beside a bonfire, lit underneath the well-illuminated sky and watch the desert come to life!
For witnessing some of the unique competitions, held in the world
Yes, you heard that right! Matka Phod, Longest Moustache, turban tying, tug-of-war and the Bridal Competitions are some of the definite charms, held nowhere but in the Pushkar Fair. The out of the box competitions of the town have gained immense popularity and have attracted myriads of tourists to witness the exclusiveness.
Held on the banks of the pictorial lake in Pushkar, the fair attracts tourists from far and wide. An astounding 25000 camel converges in the small town, all beautifully trimmed and adorned to enter into beauty competitions, race contests and also to be used for trading purposes.
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