Rajasthan – Thar Desert and Its Colors

Rajasthan – Thar Desert and Its Colors

Jaipur LakepalaceThe residents of Rajasthan have derived their own ways of entertainment and spend a life full of colors, festivals, fairs and celebrations even in the midst of sand.

The rich culture of Rajasthan and the colorful dresses worn by the Rajasthan people seem to break the added monotony of life because of the Thar Desert. No matter how rough and tough the life be, Rajasthanis know how to fill colors of rejuvenation and festivity in every single moment.

Rajasthan, though mostly desert, gets filled with colorful and grand celebrations during fairs and festivals. For every religious occasion, change of season, every harvest, a fair can be expected. So if you are planning Rajasthan tour to explore Rajasthan travel destinations, your visit will be full of life and festivities.

We recommend that you should plan your Rajasthan tour in the month of January as For the month of January, a Camel Festival is held in Bikaner. The desert city becomes alive with all the music and festivities that include camel races and camel dances plus the beauty of the decorated ships of the place.

Jaisalmer is a must visit Rajasthan travel destination. In Jaisalmer, there is the Desert festival that takes place during the full moon in February. It is a journey lasting for three days into the heart of the Thar Desert and the golden city of Jaisalmer. Rajasthani dances like Tehratal, Gangaur, Chari, Moria, Gair Dhap and Ghoomer can be watched in the sand. Aside from that, there are ballad singers, musicians, snake charmers and puppeteers. This festival is one of the most popular in Rajasthan. During your Rajasthan tour, you must attend this festival.

Start counting the top Rajasthan travel destinations and you won’t be able to cover them all during your Rajasthan tour. The most important Rajasthan travel destinations are as follows.

  • Amber Fort: Amber Fort is one of the important forts of the city and one of the major attractions of Jaipur. One of the most striking parts of the fort is the Hall of Mirrors, Kali temple and Sheesh Mahal which is also a Rajasthan travel destination.
  • Lake Palace: Lake Palace itself is the top Rajasthan’s travel destination or attraction places. It is one of the most romantic and luxury hotels in the world. Tourists are attracted by the lovely sunsets in the backdrop of the lake. This Rajasthan travel destination has a magnificence and grandeur of its own.
  • Jal Mahal: Jal Mahal is in the middle of Man Sagar Lake. The first floor of Jal Mahal is under the water surface and only top floor is outside. Bordered by Nahargarh Hills, Jal Mahal is recognized for its imposing style and attractive design. Its unusual building architecture makes it a memorable Rajasthan travel destination.

Other worth mentioning Rajasthan travel destinations are Jaisalmer fort, City Palace udhaipur, Nahargarh Fort, Junagarh Fort and Manak Chawk.

Hope you enjoy your Rajasthan tour and its colours!

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