India is a Land of Fairs and Festivals.
The Pushkar Fair of Rajasthan is one of the most popular fair in India.
It is one of the world's largest camel fairs, and apart from buying and selling of livestock it has become an important tourist attraction and its highlights have become competitions such as the "longest moustache" and "bridal competition" are the main draws for this fair which attracts thousands of tourists.
This small town becomes a cultural phenomenon when colourfully dressed devotees, musicians, acrobats, folk dancers, traders, comedians, 'sadhus' and tourists reach here during Pushkar fair.
The camel and horse races have crowds to cheer. Camel judging competitions are quite popular with animal lovers.
Each evening brings different folk dances and music of Rajasthan, performers delivering live shows to the roaring and applauding crowds.
Pushkar Fair has its own magic and it's a lifetime eXperience for travellers.
It has featured in numbers of travel shows, films and magazines. According to the Lonely Planet: "It’s truly a feast for the eyes. If you are anywhere within striking distance at the time, it’s an event not to be missed."
Entering Pushkar Fair on horseback it's an unforgettable eXperience.
By sitting on horse back you can see the crowd very comfortably and catch a panoramic view of the fair.
Enjoy a farewell dinner with typical Rajasthani dance and folk songs by local artist in bonfire.
Stay in comfortable hotels along your trail, eXperience a train journey and reach one of the most colorful places your eyes will ever see!
10 days | 9 nights
September till March | Other dates upon request
Arrive New Deli airport, meet and greet by our representative with Garland welcome and mineral water bottle. Transfer to your hotel for overnight in Deli.
Morning drop at New Deli Airport to board your flight to Udaipur (flight included*). On arrival, you will be received by our representative and driven to Kumbhalgarh, through the lush green Aravalli valleys of Mewar region. On arrival check into the hotel and relax. Overnight in Kumbhalgarh.
After breakfast, get ready for your first day and ride towards Ranakpur, going through the wildlife sanctuary of the Kumbhalgarh where you can admire the many rare spices of the beautiful fauna and flora of Rajasthan. Lunch will be by the side of a lake, the natural habitat of 22 crocodiles. After lunch you saddle up and set off towards Ranakpur,located on the southern edge of the Aravalli Hills. Perhaps the world’s oldest mountains. The trail pass through rich farmland, lakes and colourful villages. Ranakpur is home to an exceptionally beautiful 15th century Jain temple complex in the Aravali ranges. On arrival in Ranakpur, check into the hotel and relax. Overnight in hotel at Ranakpur.
After breakfast, you will start your adventure to reach Ghanerao. Ride through some amazing terrain and scrub jungle. Take a rest at the big lake called Muthana. Arrive at Ghanerao, check into the hotel and relax. Later afternoon, you can take a short walk around the village. Overnight in hotel at Ghanerao.
After breakfast you will start your trail towards Chak Sujapur. A busting village full of life, color and laughter. On arrival in Chak Sujapur, check into the tent and relax. In the evening you will assist at a show were the horses dance. Overnight in tent at Chak Sujapur.
Morning after breakfast, start your journey to Kotri. Enroute enjoy the marvellous scenario and observe the colorful and beautiful people that will pass by your side. Enjoy you lunch at a local village. Later will arrive at Kotri, a small typical Rajasthani village. On arrival at Kotri, check into the hotel and relax. Overnight in hotel at Kotri.
Morning after breakfast, start your trail through open scrubland to reach Sodawas. Halt for picnic lunch at scenic village Utwan. On your way to Sodawas you will pass several small villages and see the friendly villagers in their typical colourful traditional dresses. On arrival in Sodawas, check into the hotel and relax. Overnight in Sodawas.
After breakfast, you will start your journey to Sardar Samand. You will cross the old villages of mud-huts occupied by the various tribes of the region. On arrival in Sardar Samand, check into the hotel Sardar Samand Palace and relax. Sardar Samand Palace was built in the 1930’s and is situated at the edge of the lake on a hill. There you will have the opportunity to see many varieties of migratory birds. Overnight in Sardar Samand.
Morning with leisurely breakfast. Later you will be driven to Jodhpur. Jodhpur is the second largest city in the Rajasthan. It is called the Gateway to Thar, as it is literally on the edge of the Thar Desert. It is also called the “Sun City” as the sun shines very bright. On arrival enjoy the sightseeing including the Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada and Ummed Bhavan Palace. Overnight stay in hotel.
Morning free for leisure. Later in the afternoon transfer to Jodhpur Airport to board your flight to Deli. On arrival in Deli Airport, you will be picked up by our representative and transfered to the International Airport to board your return flight to home.
*domestic Deli-Udaipur flight and Jodhpur-Deli flight tickets in economy class included
All transfers included | Airport Gateway DEL
Breakfast only on non-riding days
Local tours and monument entrances included
Mineral water when riding and snacks during rides like packed juice, fresh fruits, biscuits, chips, tea, coffee, etc. included
Additional beverages are paid separately