Pushkar


The holy city of Pushkar has an all-pervading ambience of peace and tranquility that makes a beautiful city for personal self-exploration. Encompassed within a beautiful valley and hilly terrain, Pushkar is a favorite tourist destination for its mystical charm and a prime destination for Hindu pilgrimage.

The city is known all over India as being the only city where a Brahma temple exists. Tourist attractions in Pushkar, include the holy Pushkar Lake where thousands of devotees throng to the sacred Pushkar Lake to take a sacred dip on the auspicious occasion of Karthik Purnima, which generally falls in the months of October-November

Pushkar also hosts the famous Pushkar Fair that is a memorable experience for those witness the grand celebrations. The Pushkar Fair celebrations characterized by a variety of cultural programs with the star attraction being the bejeweled camels that are ornately decorated with silver jewelry, bells, bangles and beads.

Shop in the vibrant markets of Pushkar that are full of tinkling bangles, beads, embroidered clothes and shoes. As souvenirs, you can choose from a range of leather goods and colorful wooden toys. Since it is an important tourist as well as pilgrimage destination, Pushkar is easily accessible by various means of transport.



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