Ajmer and Pushkar - Pilgrim and Heritage Getaways in Rajasthan
Camel Safari in Pushkar (Photo Courtesy: Koshy Koshy)
Pushkar is a lakeside destination located at about 145 kms from Jaipur and 400 kms from New Delhi renowned for its Brahma Temple, Holy Ghats and proximity to Ajmer Dargah (12 kms).
Pushkar is renowned for the Cattle fair held here around Deewali (November) where experiential travelers from all over India and world arrive here for one of a kind experience.
Over the year Pushkar and Ajmer have evolved into a favourite getaways ex-Jaipur and Delhi. A Number of spreadout resorts are located around Pushkar and Ajmer, some of them having a heritage character and all of them offering guests best of getaway resort experience.
Guests arriving here for more than just swimming pool, indoor games, spa and recreation can look forward to Camel ride, Picnic excursions to Desert, visits to Craft village / Makrana Village (where famed Makrana Marbles come from).
Ajmer / Pushkar is best visited in Winter but due to excellent access that Ajmer / Pushkar offers (Ajmer Station receives day and overnight trains from all over India), it is a favourite all season getaway and tourist destination for individuals and corporate groups.