ABOUT PUSHKAR | PLACES NEAR PUSHKAR | BEST THINGS TO DO IN PUSHKAR
Surrounded by hills on three sides Pushkar is one of the oldest cities in India. Known as ‘the rose garden of Rajasthan’, the essence of the famous Pushkar rose is exported all over the world. Pushkar is fascinating city with a legacy of timeless architectural heritage makes along with an interesting mythological history. Explore Pushkar in its lanes. Vedic walks' offers some of the most enriching experiences and best things to do in Pushkar.
The sacred Pushkar Lake is described as ‘Tirtha Raj’, the king of all pilgrimage sites. No pilgrimage is considered to be complete without a dip in in the holy Pushkar Lake. The city of Pushkar is home to the only temple dedicated to Lord Brahma in the whole world. Hindus consider a journey to Pushkar to be the ultimate pilgrimage that must be undertaken to attain salvation.
One of the best things to do in Pushkar is visiting Pushkar Fair or Pushkar Mela which is an annual five day camel and livestock fair held in the town of Pushkar. It is one of the world's largest cattle fairs. Pushkar sightseeing tour includes a visit to Brahma Temple Pushkar, Varaha Temple -ancient temple of Pushkar, Pushkar lake, Varah ghaat and walk through the old market.
Best time to visit Pushkar
Pushkar is a holy place for Hindus and pilgrims can be seen round the year. Being closer to Thar Desert, Pushkar remains quite hot during summer. The best time to visit Pushkar is Monsoon and winters i.e. from August to March. Also, Pushkar hosts world's largest cattle fair in the month of November each year and this is the best time to visit Pushkar.
Interesting places near Pushkar
If time allows; Ajmer, Kishangarh, Roopangarh Fort, Deogarh are some of the places near Pushkar that can be visited in a same day.
*Note: Consumption of liquor & Non-vegetarian food is taboo in Pushkar.
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PUSHKAR SIGHTSEEING TOUR
Sightseeing tour of Pushkar | Bramha Temple | Pushkar Lake | Varah Ghaat | Old Market
Book Pushkar Sightseeing Tour with Vedic Walks
Half day sightseeing tour of Pushkar.
An air-conditioned private vehicle with professional chauffeur in uniform.
An accompanying Government approved English speaking guide (French, Spanish, German, Portuguese guide are available at supplement cost).
Visit of Brahma temple and Pushkar fair ground.
Visit Pushkar lake and witness holy ceremony at the banks of Varah ghat.
Walk though local bazaars of Pushkar.
One bottle of Mineral Water.
Vedic Walks Souvenir at the end of the tour.
*EXCLUSIONS - Monument entrances, Ritual, any meals, tip.