Pushkar Fair Special

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Participate in the World's Largest Livestock Festival at Pushkar

Held every year for five days The Pushkar Fair (Pushkar Camel Fair) at the holy city of Pushkar is the largest livestock festival in the world. An important cultural event of Rajasthan, the Pushkar Fair is fun and frolic filled and an astounding spectacle of Indian countryside. It is thus is also an important center of tourist attraction for foreign visitors as well.

Started at a religious node by the Pushkar Lake, the festival according to hindu calendar it is celebrated between the five days from the Kartik ekadashi to Kartik Poornima, the full moon day (the 15th) of Kartik (October–November) accordinfg to Hindu calendar. The full moon day is considered as the main day of the festivals. According to Hindu beliefs on this day, the Hindu god Brahma sprung up the Pushkar Lake, thus numerous people swim in its sacred waters.

Following it, with a came race, the festival begin with successive music, songs and exhibitions thereafter to occur. It is a life time opportunity to see the great traditional festival to have real glimpses of colourful spectacle of Rajasthan.

Pushkar Fair & Festival Dates 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Event Title/Year Start Date End Date
Pushkar Fair 2015 19 November’2015 25 November’2015
Pushkar Fair 2016 08 November’2016 14 November’2016
Pushkar Fair 2017 28 October’2017 04 November’2017
Pushkar Fair 2018 15 November’2018 23 November’2018
Pushkar Fair 2019 04 November’2019 12 November’2019
Pushkar Fair 2020 22 November’2020 30 November’2020

Detailed itinerary

Day 01 Arrive Delhi

Upon arrival meet our representative who will escort you to the pre booked hotel. Overnight stay at your hotel

Day 02 Delhi Sightseeing

After breakfast meet our guide for an escorted tour of Old and New Delhi. In old Delhi visit Jumma Masjid, Red Fort and Chandini chowk (Moon Square), Monuments in New Delhi includes Qutab Minar, Humayun’s tomb followed by Birla Mandir and Lotus temple. Evening is free to relax in the hotel. Overnight stay at your hotel

Day 03 Delhi to Agra

Today we will head to the city of Taj. Upon arrival check in hotel after some refreshment you will be taken for guided city tour. Visit the most remarkable monument Taj Mahal which is the seventh wonder of the world. It is also called the monument of love since it was built by Emperor Shah Jehan in the memory of his wife Mumtaj. Also visit Agra fort and Itimad ud daulah. Overnight stay at your hotel

Day 04 Agra to Jaipur

After relaxed breakfast, drive to Jaipur en route visiting Fatehpur Sikri which is also called the ghost town. It was once the capital of Akbar the great emperor of India. Upon arrival in Jaipur, check in hotel. In the evening you can enjoy a stroll in the local market. Overnight stay at hotel

Day 05 Jaipur

In the morning leave for an excursion to Amer fort, where you can enjoy an elephant ride while ascending the fort. The most special place inside the Amer fort is Sheeh Mahal the palace of mirror. Later visit Hawa Mahal or Palace of Winds; it was used by the ladies of the palace to see the outside world. Also visit City Palace museum which contains the armory, textiles, carpets, paintings, manuscripts etc. Also visit Jantar Mantar (the Observatory) just opposite to City Palace. Overnight stay at hotel

Day 06 Jaipur to Pushkar

Today morning drive to Pushkar. Also known as “the Rose Garden of Rajasthan” and the species of Roses found here are renowned for its perfume and exported world over. Pushkar festival is famous for animal trade, basically it is a camel fair where traders bring their animals for sale. Animals are put on show and their skills are displayed before they are sold. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07 Pushkar

Day is free to enjoy the cattle fair. Overnight stay at your hotel

Day 08 Pushkar to Udaipur

After breakfast, we leave for the “Lake city“ Udaipur. Upon arrival, check in hotel. Rest of the day is free to relax. Overnight stay at your hotel

Day 09 Udaipur

After leisurely breakfast you meet the guide at your hotel who takes you for sightseeing of the city. Your sightseeing includes visit to City Palace where one can find rooms with mirrored walls and ivory doors, coloured glass windows and inlaid marble balconies, later visit Sahelion ki Bari or garden of ladies. Enjoy a boat ride on Lake Pichola at the sunset. Overnight stay at your hotel

Day 10 Udaipur to Delhi

Today you will be transferred to the airport to board your flight for Delhi. Upon arrival in Delhi you will be taken to the International airport to board your flight back to home.

What’s Included

Airport Services

Private air conditioned car with driver Company staff for airport assistance

Accommodation

07 nights in handpicked hotels, 02 night in pushkar tents

Meals

09 Breakfasts, 02 Dinners

Transport

All ground transport for sightseeing trips

Guides / Escorts

Expert local tour guides for sightseeing tours

Activities

Rickshaw ride, Elephant ride, Folk dances, camel ride, boat ride

Other inclusions

Govt of India taxes and Company service charges

What’s not included

Flights

International or domestic flights are not included

Travel insurance

Please carry a valid travel insurance

Visa

Visa fee and charges

Entry Tickets

Monument and museum tickets

Meals

Meals not specified

Personal expenses

Any kind of personal expenses/bills

Accommodation Style Max Holidays

Accommodation style

09 nights in standard handpicked hotels including 02 nights stay in a heritage hotel at Jaipur or Udaipur and 02 nights stay at Pushkar fair in a tent or a hotel near the event ground. All hotels are carefully selected and pre-booked for a comfortable stay of the guests.

Staying in a single room will attract supplement charges which can be informed to you by our customer care executive during the course of correspondence. Please ask for it incase required.

Remark : Our Pushkar fair tour offers flexibility of upgrading accommodation to higher classat additional cost.