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!
Yearly Trail Ride
10 days | 9 nights
2019: November 04 to 12
2020: November 22 to 30
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 Flight for 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. In the afternoon enjoy the visit of Kumbhalgarh Fort. The walls of this fort are 36kms long and have been called the Great Wall of India which is the second after the Great Wall of China. In the late afternoon, meet your horse trail staff, see and take a small ride around to get habituated before full day riding. Overnight in Kumbhalgarh.
Morning after breakfast, start your first day ride towards Narlai, passing through the wildlife sanctuary of the Kumbhalgarh where you see the many rare spices of fauna and flora of Rajasthan. On arrival in Narlai, check in at the hotel to relax. Overnight in Narlai.
After breakfast, start your journey towards Jojawar. Today's trail will go through the magnificent Aravali Mountain ranges and colourful villages of the Rajasthan. En route see the villagers, busy in their fields. In the evening, arrive at Jojawar and check into the hotel. Overnight in Jojawar.
Morning after breakfast, you ride through dry plans of Marwar passing through some very picturesque Rebari villages which, gives you a chance to peep into the hard rural life of the desert. After Llunch and a little rest, you head towards Sojat a town built around Railway station. You unhorse at Sojat and will be driven to Dhakri farm to stay with the charming nobel family of Dhakri. Overnight in Dhakri.
After breakfast you return to Sojat to continue your trail, starting with a railway track on one side and barren fields on the other where you see the Blue Bulls. As you move closer to Nimaj the terrain changes from sandy to fertile agriculture land. Overnight in Nimaj.
Morning after breakfast, you move towards Ras. The surroundings once again change into dry and sandy but the small tribal settlements and the villages make it an interesting track. You take a rest at the edge of a lake. Later you will reach Ras Fort. Overnight in Ras.
Morning after breakfast, on the last day of riding, you proceed for Pushkar. Pushkar is famous for its Temples, Lake, Ghats, Sand Dunes and Bazaar. There are small hills on the three side of Pushkar and the deep and beautiful lake on the other. On your way you pass through some very colourful villages of Thar Desert. On arrival in Pushkar, check into the hotel and relax. Overnight in Pushkar.
Morning after breakfast, enjoy the sightseeing of Pushkar by visiting the only Lord Brahma temple in India and visit the Ghats near Brahma temple. Enjoy the beautiful and picturesque Pushkar at its full with its lake and colorful market. Later in the afternoon, you will be driben to Ajmer Railway station to board the train for Deli (ticket included). On arrival in Deli, pick-up and transfer to hotel.
Morning after breakfast, transfer to the Airport to board your return flight.
*domestic Deli-Udaipur flight ticket 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