Rajasthan is the most favourite tourist state of India. Among other tourist savvy cities, Pushkar has bagged its share of massive tourists of whom foreigners are the maximum.

Pushkar Fair :

In comparison to the other tourist cities, Pushkar is a small town located 11 kilometres from Ajmer but is well linked with the neighbouring cities because of its popularity.

Pushkar is also visited by many Indian devotees and sadhus as it is a very important pilgrimage. The exclusivity of Pushkar lies in the fact that it boasts of the only temple of Lord Brahma in India which is also the centre point of the city. A temple of Lord Brahma’s wife, Goddess Savitri is also found in Pushkar. This temple of goddess Savitri is accessible after an hour long trekking which is an added attraction for the adventurous tourists.

The temple is not the only attraction of Pushkar. The camel fair held in Pushkar, every year during the months of October or November draws the tourists immensely. This huge gathering of camels, cattle, the traders of the livestock, the foreigners attract the film makers too during the camel fair.

The Pushkar Lake is famous for its holy water. A dip in this lake is considered auspicious and is a must for every devotee. Many Ghats are built around the lake to facilitate the ritual of bathing for the devotees.

During the celebration of the camel fair, Rajasthani handicrafts, folk music and dance and puppet shows share the limelight of the glorious tourism of Pushkar. The simple, local people of Pushkar welcome the tourists with an open heart and try to entertain them with their liveliness. Pushkar is equally explored by the devotees and the tourists frequently. The Pushkar fair  is known for its beautiful local artefact’s.

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