Looking for a break from hectic routines and wishing for a peaceful yet fun-filled escape away from the city?
Pushkar is an ideal place to enjoy a peaceful and spiritual holiday in Rajasthan. A small town near Ajmer represents the vibrancy of this beautiful state which combines the history, heritage, culture, and spiritual richness. Bordering to the Thar Desert, Pushkar is set on the banks of Pushkar Lake and draws a large number of Hindu followers to worship Brahma Temple and perform all the holy practices. Pushkar is famous for many reasons and its religious importance is the most highlighted one among those. People flocking in the city have a lot of things to experience in the city by being a part of colorful fairs, exploring markets, savor the traditional Rajasthani food, and engage in many exciting activities. If you’re someone planning for a Pushkar Trip Package then include these most exciting things to do in Pushkar in your bucket list!.
Sit & relax at the ghats of Pushkar Lake – The Pushkar Lake is beautifully surrounded by over 52 Ghats and more than 400 temples to worship. However, it is the belief that taking a dip in Pushkar Lake is worth washing away your sins. During the morning, you can visit the ghat to feel the freshness and relaxation in the aura and enjoy some leisure time around the ghats. Attending the evening aarti ceremony in Pushkar Lake is something that you cannot miss in the city, so better you become a part of it!
Camping over the golden sand dunes – Pushkar is a great place to get indulge in desert adventures and enjoy camping in isolated desert landscapes. People from all walks of life come here to experience and enjoy the beauty of sand dunes while enjoying desert safaris in Pushkar. Camping over the dunes is replete with many elements of exciting experiences that make this an ideal activity to enjoy.
Experience the vibrancy of Pushkar Fair – The most colourful and cultural fair which attracts tourist from over the world to experience the largest livestock trading fair in India. Pushkar Mela 2021 is the most highlighted attraction of the city which is mainly famous for livestock tradition but gives the finest example of Rajasthan’s rich tradition and culture. There’s a lot to experience first-time at the Pushkar fair, so it’s worth visiting in Rajasthan.
Worship Lord Brahma Temple – Pushkar attracts a lot of Hindu pilgrims from across the globe who revere as the creator of the universe and holds a special place in the scriptures that they abide by. In Pushkar, the famous Lord Brahma Temple is the only religious shrine devoted to the Lord Brahma in the world. The splendid structure glistens of beautiful white marble and stone slabs to create amazing architecture.
Hot Air Balloon Ride – There’s nothing more beautiful than getting a chance to capture the magnificent beauty of Pushkar from over the skies. It’s an amazing way to spectate the beautiful views of desert, hills, lakes, and more beneath you. Capture the bird-eye view of the city during Hot Air Balloon rides in the sky that will surely leave you in awe.
Shopping for colourful handicrafts in Pushkar – For shopaholics, Pushkar has a lot in its kitty. You can explore the amazing markets especially the Sharafa bazaar in Pushkar to shop for some handicrafts and knick-knacks. You can buy colourful sarees, traditional attires, sweets, handicrafts, jewellery, handbags, and more while you explore Pushkar city.
Enjoy a Kalbeliya Dance Performance – One of the most unique activities to do in Pushkar is to enjoy the amazing Kalbeliya Dance which is known to be the most opulent dance performance of Rajasthan. The dance is named after the tribe where the performers depict a flexible serpent which is a breath-taking sight to experience. With all these amazing things to do in Pushkar, enjoy your joyful journey to the holy city and experience its cultural heritage living wherever you go. Plan your Pushkar Tour Package and spend your great time with friends or family.
Savitri Temple Ropeway – Located on the Ratnagiri Hill, Savitri Mata Temple is one of the must-visit attractions in Pushkar. It is also considered as the best location for sunset and sun rise in Pushkar. There is a Ropeway excursion at this venue. It costs 130/- and gives you round trip ticket for Cable car ride. Many people also climb up the hill via stairs for fun and trekking.