Pushkar Fair - 28 October to 4 November 2017
The Pushkar Fair (Pushkar Camel Fair) or Pushkar Mela, as it is locally known as, is an annual weeklong camel and livestock fair held in the town of Pushkar between the months of October and November. It is one of the world's largest camel fairs. Apart from the buying and selling of livestock, it has become an important tourist attraction. Competitions such as the ‘matka phod’, ‘longest moustache’ and ‘bridal competition’ are the main draws for this fair which attracts thousands of tourists
Pushkar is world famous for its annual Pushkar Fair but there is much more to see at Pushkar then Just the Pushkar Fair, if you are looking for Sightseeing in Pushkar or things to do in Pushkar there are enough activities and attractions to keep the Visitor busy, Sightseeing attractions include the Temples and ghats of Pushkar, activities like camel safaris, Hot Air Balooning are also preffered by the visitors visiting Pushkar
Pushkar Fair Tour
Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destinations Covered : Jaipur – Pushkar – Udaipur – Jodhpur – Jaipur
Day 1: 27/10/17 - Arrive in Jaipur
On reaching Jaipur, meet our representative who will assist you while taking a transfer to the hotel. Check-in to the hotel and freshen up. Later, leave for sightseeing around the city. You can begin with a visit to the City Palace which is known to be the formal residence of a royal family.
After sightseeing around the palace, you can visit attractions like Chandra Mahal and Shri Govind Deo Temple. Don’t miss to visit the City Palace Museum which houses the private collection of Jaipur Maharajas. You can also visit Jantar Mantar which is a stone observatory and the largest observatory built by Maharaja Jai Singh. Return back to the hotel after this long tiring day and stay overnight.
Day 2: 28/10/17 - Jaipur
Have your breakfast and then leave for a sightseeing tour around Jaipur. The first attraction which you visit today is the Amber Fort which is located 11 kilometers away from Jaipur. On your way, you visit the Hawa Mahal. Explore the glorious past of Rajasthan with a visit to these historical attractions. Later, you can go for shopping in the colorful bazaars of Jaipur. In the evening, you can go for a drive through the city and also visit the famous Laxmi Narayan Mandir. Return back to the hotel for dinner and have a comfortable stay at night.
Day 3 : 29/10/17 - Jaipur To Pushkar By Road
After an early Breakfast proceed by Road to Pushkar. The Holy city of Pushkar is the Venue of the annual Pushkar fair also known as the Pushkar camel and cattle Fair or just Pushkar Mela by the locals. Reach Pushkar and Check into your hotel / Tented Camp . Afternoon Free to Explore the streets by-lanes and temples of Pushkar . Overnight at the hotel/camp
Day 4: 30/10/17 - Full day sightseeing at the Pushkar Fair.
After breakfast visit The Pushkar fair Grounds and see The colours, sounds, and sights of Rajasthan come alive. Watch village folk in their finery wearing bright coloured clothes, Bangles, Jewellry and trinklets, Men wearing their turbans supporting big Moustaches and smiles. Witness the trading of camels , cattle, horses and other livestock. Take a camel ride or a camel cart ride and watch performances and local sports like turban tying competition, Tug of War, Moustache competition. Evening back to hotel f/campor night stay. . ( All Cultural programmes and cultural activities can vary from day to day . The programme is finalised by Rajasthan Tourism)
Day 5: 31/10/17 - Pushkar – Udaipur
Have your breakfast and then check out from the hotel. Start driving towards your next destination, Udaipur. Udaipur is a beautiful city of Rajasthan, located at a distance of 283 km from Pushkar. Udaipur, the City of Lakes is well-known as the historic capital of the Mewar Kingdom. The place takes every visitor through the Rajput era. On reaching Udaipur, check-in to the hotel. In the evening, you can go for a stroll around the place. Have a comfortable stay at night.
Day 6: 01/11/17- Udaipur
Munch some healthy breakfast and then leave for a sightseeing tour around Udaipur. You can begin with a visit to Saheliyon-Ki-Bari. Post that, you can visit attractions like Museum of folk art which is famous for its wide collection of puppets, folk dresses, dolls, ornaments, paintings and folk musical instruments. Later, you can visit the City Palace which is known to be the biggest palace complex in India. In the evening, enjoy a boat ride at Pichola Lake which is the star attraction of Udaipur. Later, return back to the hotel for dinner and stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: 02/11/17 - Udaipur -Jodhpur
After having your breakfast this morning, leave for your next destination, Jodhpur. En-route, visit the famous Jain Temple of Ranakpur. The temple is known to have 200 pillars which are uniquely carved. The temple also has 29 halls which showcase beautiful carvings and sculptures. On reaching Jodhpur, check-in to the hotel and afternoon leave for your Jodhpur sightseeing tour. Jodhpur is a major tourist attraction in Rajasthan. The place has a number of tourist spots to offer to the travelers including Mehrangarh Fort and Jaswant Thada. Overnight stay at Hotel
Day 8: 03/11/17 Jodhpur – Jaipur
Have your breakfast and then drive to Jaipur, On reaching Jaipur, take a transfer to the airport/railway station to continue with your onward journey. The tour ends here..