Pushkar cattle fair 2012 from 19 November

Are you planning to visit Rajasthan to see pushkar fair 2012? If yes, before planning the trip read this article about pushkar cattle fair 2012 to know more about its date and venue, luxury hotels and budget hotels in pushkar, pushkar mela latest news, pushkar cattle fair 2012 programmes, where to stay in pushkar? and many more!

Pushkar cattle fair 2012 will be held in Pushkar, one of the beautiful towns in Rajasthan state, India from 19 November-28 November. You might be surprised to know that pushkar cattle fair is considered to be one of the most spectacular events of our country. Whenever you hear the word pushkar fair, remember that this is an yearly camel and livestock fair. Every year tourist from different parts of India and the world visits Rajasthan to see this cattle fair, one of the grand event that will be held on kartik purnima. We should be proud of the fact that pushkar cattle fair also known as pushkar ka mela, the world's largest camel fair is held in Pushkar, Rajasthan state, the largest state located in the northeast of our country.Pushkar cattle fair

When visitng Pushkar, you will also get the excellent opportunity to visit the only Brahma temple in the world. So in general we can say that this Pushkar is a popular destination for hindu pilgrims and tourists.You might be interested to note the history/legend behind Pushkar. Once lord Brahma was searching for a suitable place so that he can perform a fire sacrifice. While contemplating, a lotus fell from his hand on the earth and at that time water sprouted. Pushkar was one of them where Brahma performed the fire sacrifice. Every year during the month of October-November, thousands of devotees throng the Pushkar lake to take a holy dip in it. The pushkar cattle fair, popular for camel trading and other attractive activities is also held during this time. I know your curiosity to know more about pushkar cattle fair 2012 programmes. Check out the following points so that you will get more informations about pushkar fair attractions.

Pushkar fair 2012 programs

Pushkar fair is considered to be one of the famous festival event for rural or tribal communities in Rajasthan state. Remember that this is a time for not only attending the fair but also a time for Pushkar fair 2012 programspilgrimage. Usually most programmes will be conducted at the mela ground and the cattle exhibition ground. Pushkar fair 2012 programmes includes flag hosting, mandana competition, bullock decoration competition, satolia match, football match, cricket match, folk dance, devotional dance, folk song, Indian bride competition, milk(stripping) competition, inauguration of vikas pradarshini, gir and cross breed cattle exhibition, inter panchayat samiti rural sports competition, shilpgram art and craft bazaar, animal competition, turban tying and tilak competition, classical music and devotional song, rajasthani kavi samelan, spiritual walk, camel race competition, horse dance competition and many more.

How to reach Pushkar for pushkar cattle fair 2012?

Pushkar, located at a distance of 11km from Ajmer in Rajasthan state, India is easily accessible by rail, road and air. As the season for pushkar mela 2012 is closely approaching, you might be in a hurry to search the easiest way by which you can reach Pushkar. If you wish toPushkar camel race competition travel by bus, remember that Ajmer bus stand and Marwar bus stand are the bus stands in Pushkar, located east of the Pushkar town and north of the Pushkar town respectively. Ajmer is well connected to important cities like Kota(220 km), Jaipur(135 km), Mumbai(900 km), Bundi(180 km), Delhi(405 km), Jaisalmer(475 km), Nagaur(160 km) and Jodhpur(205 km) respectively. The nearest railway station to Pushkar is the Ajmer railway station while the nearest airport is located at a distance lof 131km away from Pushkar city.

Accomodation facilities in Pushkar

By going through the above mentioned points, I hope you got ideas like the easiest way to reach Pushkar. Now I guess you might be searching for the accommodation facilities. For your convenience, I will provide some informations of resorts and luxury hotels in Rajasthan which might be helpful for you while planning the tour.

Resorts in Pushkar with website, address, telephone number and Email
  • Pushkar Valley Resort
    Website: www.pushkarvalleyresort.com
    Address: Pushkar Valley Resort,
    Vamdev Road Pushkar,
    Rajasthan 305022
    Email: pushkarvalley@gmail.com
    Tel: +91 9414 300113
  • Sajjan Bhagh Resort
    Website: www.sajjanbagh.com
    Address: Sajjan Bhagh Resort,
    Vamdev Road,
    Opposite Local Bus Stand,
    Email: sajjanbagh@yahoo.co.in
    Tel: +91-145-2773821, 941455472
  • Green House Pushkar
    Website: www.thegreenhouseresort.com
    Address: The Green House,
    Kishanpura Road,
    Village Tilora, Pushkar,
    Rajasthan 305022
    Tel: 91-145-3226137, 91-145-2300079
  • Pushkar Hill Resort
    Website: www.pushkarresort.com
    Address: Pushkar Hill Resort,
    Pushkar Road, Kanas,
    Budda Pushkar(Ajmer),
    Email: reservation@pushkarresort.com
    Tel: 09829076670
  • J P Village Resort
    Website: www.jpvillageresorts.com
    Address: Jai Pushkar Village Resort,
    Ganahera, Pushkar 305022
    Email: mail@jpvillageresorts.com
    Tel:0145-2773366, 2772067

Luxury hotels in Pushkar with website, address, telephone number and Email
  • Pushkar Lake Palace
    Website: www.pushkarlakepalace.com
    Address: Pushkar Lake Palace,
    Brahma Temple Rd, Pushkar,
    Rajasthan 305022
    Email: pushkar_lake_palace@yahoo.com
  • Ananta Resort and Spa
    Website: www.anantaindia.in
    Address: Ananta Resort and Spa,
    Ajmer Pushkar Rd, Pushkar district,
    Ajmer, Rajasthan
    Email: reservation.pushkar@anantaindia.in
    Tel: +91-145-3054000
  • Pushkar Fort
    Website: www.pushkarfort.com
    Address: Pushkar fort
    Motisar Road, Village Ganehra,
    Pushkar 305022,
    Tel: +91-145-2772644, 2772019
  • Hotel Green Park
    Website: www.greenparkpushkar.com
    Address: Hotel Green Park,
    Vaam Dev Rd, Near Gurudwara,
    Pushkar, Rajasthan
    Tel: (+91)-0145-2773532
  • Hotel Gulaab Niwaas
    Website: www.gulaabniwaas.com
    Address:Hotel Gulab Niwaas Palace,
    Parikarama Marg, Pushkar 305022
    Ajmer, Rajasthan
    Tel: 0145- 2772357 / 5121176
  • Hotel Master Paradise
    Website: www.masterparadise.com
    Address:Hotel master paradise,
    Master Colony, Panch Kund Road,
    Pushakr 305022,
    Tel:91-145-2773931, 2772814, 2773933

Budget hotels in Pushkar with website, address, Email and telephone number
  • Hotel Oasis
    Website: www.pushkarhoteloasis.com
    Address: Hotel Oasis,
    Near Ajmer Bus Stand,
    Pushkar, Ajmer 305022

Pushkar camel fair(2012) latest news

For the pushkar fair 2012, going to be held on November 2012, many hotels and guest houses in Rajasthan are already booked now itself. As this is an internationally important fair, facilities for water, electricity and traffic will be checked properly. I have mentioned that this is an internationally important fair. If you have noticed the words of a hotel owner, that tourists from Israel, Britain, France and Germany have already done bookings for the pushkar fair, you will understand that this is a popular fair not only in India but the whole world. Don't misunderstand that only the number of foreign tourist are increasing daily. The number of domestic tourists to pushkar mela is also increasing yearly. Several innovative cultural programs will be introduced by the district administration in connection with this mela. The interesting fact is that at present more than 11,000 foreign tourists are in Pushkar and it is expected that their number will rise to about 50,000 at the time of mela. We have to wait for one more month to know whether it will be a record mela.

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