Rajsthan Desert Festival Tour offers a great insight into the best festival of Thar Dessert. Visiting cities of Jodhpur & Jaisalmer with some amazing time in the sand dunes and color full life of Rajasthan makes it a memorable holiday...
Arrive at Delhi International airport and meet with Escapade representative. Later assisted transfer to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Morning after breakfast leave for full day sightseeing tour of the capitol city. Visit Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Chandni chowk market, India Gate, Presidents House, Humayun Tomb, Qutub Minar and Lotus Temple. Overnight at Hotel.
Morning after breakfast transfer to Delhi airport to board flight for Jodhpur. On arrival at Jodhpur transfer to Hotel. Later visit Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Clock Tower and Havelis. Overnight at Hotel.
Morning after breakfast leave for Jaisalmer. On arrival check-in at Hotel. Later visit the Jaisalmer Fort. Overnight at Hotel.
Morning after breakfast leave for visit to Jaisalmer Desert Festival. Overnight at Hotel. The Desert Festival is held in Jaisalmer, usually in the month of January or February, every year. The duration of the festival is three days and it comes to an end on Poornima, the full moon day. The main purpose of the Desert Festival is to display the rich and colourful culture of the state of Rajasthan. Dressed in vibrant and colourful attire, the locals dance to the tunes of lingering ballads of heroism, romance and tragedy of the folk heroes.
The major attractions of the Desert Festival of Jaisalmer include snake charmers, puppeteers, acrobats, folk performers, etc. Especially, the Gair and Fire dancers, in their vibrant and colourful costumes, capture your heart. However, amongst all these, the ship of the desert, camel does not losses its special place. Apart from the camel rides that are quite popular, camels take part in a number of events. Of them, the most famous and unique ones are camel polo and camel dance.
Other events include the turban tying competition and a display of the most glorious moustaches. Turbans and moustaches are deemed to be the symbols of honour in the state of Rajasthan. Then, there is a Mr. Desert contest that further adds to the enjoyment. With the fascinating Jaisalmer Fort or the Sonar Quila and the sand dunes serving as the backdrop, the celebrations gain an added advantage. There are also brilliant performances by the folk artists, dancing elegantly to the tunes of the folk music.
Traditional handicrafts of Rajasthan are also traded at the fair.
Full day for visit to Desert Festival. Overnight at Hotel.
Delhi (By Flight) Morning after breakfast leave for Jodhpur airport to board flight for Delhi. On arrival at Delhi transfer to Hotel. Evening free at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
In time transfer to Delhi International airport to board flight for onward journey with sweet memories.