The colourful Pushkar Fair is the largest cattle fair in the world, celebrating the pride and beauty of the desert – the camel. Travellers from across the world come here to experience a riot of colours, local culture, crafts and a flurry of traders that come together for this annual trade show. The unique festival offers a heady mix of regional musicians, magicians, dancers, acrobats, snake charmers, carousel rides and pilgrims, all accented with the beauty and majesty of camels dressed up and decorated in their best!
Where: Pushkar, Rajasthan
When: November 4-12
What’s Special: Rajasthan is one of the most intriguing spots in India to visit – from majestic forts to colourful villages and the sprawling Thar desert. Combine your Pushkar experience with a visit to some of the most iconic spots in the region, with a culture theme to keep you immersed in the India way all along.