The holy town of Pushkar attracts a number of tourists every year. Famous for the holy lake and one of the only Brahma Temples in the world, Pushkar is a favorite destination for the backpacking community.
It is not only from India, but backpackers and travelers come here from all parts of the world. Most of the people come here to explore temples, learn music, and click pictures of the street side attractions. The annual Pushkar fair offers a chance to explore the Rajasthani culture and soak in the beauty of this town.
The Pushkar fair is organized in the beautiful white desert of the Pushkar town. This dessert is famous for rose gardens. These beautiful rose gardens are only accessible through camel ride which is an amazing and thrilling experience.
Kankaria Park is one of the most unique and wonderful places in Pushkar. Kankaria offers a number of activities for adults and kids. Kankaria park is a perfect place to spend the leisure time in the evening.
Visitors can enjoy a number of activities at Kankaria. Both Kankaria Park and Kankaria Zoo have a lot of entertainment options. One can see many wild animals and click their pictures at Kankaria Zoo. It is a wonderful place to spend your time with family.
Kankaria Park also offers hot air balloon ride. The view from the top of the balloon is a sight to behold. The panoramic view of the entire town as you are high up in the air is something you must not miss.
When you are in Pushkar, taking a tour of the local market is a must. Many local travel companies provide heritage walk of Pushkar Town. You can explore following places on heritage walks
Apart from exploring Kankaria park, one can also go hiking in the Aravallis. The treks are filled with greenery and abundance of unique wildlife species of birds and animals.
The famous rose gardens of Pushkar are one of the popular tourist attractions. Rose farming in Pushkar is done by locals and the roses grown here go to the Ajmer Shareef Dargah. A trip to these Rose Gardens will show you the number of varieties of roses grown here. A walk through these farms will hypnotize you with the fragrant scent.
The rose gardens of Pushkar are a perfect spot for photography. The colorful gardens surrounded by the desert give a very surreal setting to the landscape.
Distance – 5 km from the main town
Time – 8 AM to 5 PM
Commute – Motorbikes, Camels
Tickets – Depends on the farm
Thomas Cook’s luxury Pushkar packages take you across some of the prime destinations of the town including Rose Garden, Kankaria Park, Varaha Temple, Brahma Temple, Savitri Temple, Man Mahal, Desert and Pushkar Lake. With a holistic approach providing you a taste of Rajasthani hospitality, Thomas Cook ensures that your trip is a refreshing experience.