The festival of desert celebrated at Jaisalmer witness the maximum footfall of a major number of tourist from and outside India. The glittery Sam dunes during the day make the festival more alluring and lively. Celebrated at the Thar desert, this festival presents the most vivid phase of Rajasthan and the culture prevailing there.
The antique and romantic golden city of Rajasthan, Jaisalmer is itself one of the most visited places by tourist. The forts, the majestic havelies, temples and the villages of Jaisalmer appear so lively and dynamic to allure the sight of everyone.
The natives with all their traditional attire mark the beginning of the festival by signing the folk songs, depicting the tragic and achievements of the desert. The folk artist, Bhopa’s Langhas and Manganiars, sets the fire with the touching folk lyrics, recitals and ballads.
A fantasy of scenic backdrop, the aromatic cuisines, cultural tint and recreation of the desert city, the desert festival of Jaisalmer is overall a blessing for the people living in the shelter of their rituals and values.
Date; 29th-31st of January 2018
How to reach; Jodhpur Airport is the nearest airport to Bikaner from where you can board a bus or hire a taxi to reach Bikaner. The distance is around 300 km away from the city.
Now don’t wait and decide your dates to witness the vivid colour of tradition and art at the land of desert. Your tour to Rajasthan, this January will be wondrous and exhilarating to get a perfect start or your New Year.