Pushkar is in the Ajmer district of Rajasthan and is a very holy place centred around a lake. It might not suit all travellers tastes when it is absolutely mobbed during the annual Camel Fair, but it has a special magic particularly down at the holy lake at sundown.
From the Pushkar Travel Guide
Nice, clean and quiet place only 5 minutes walking from the city center. The wifi was ok and the room and bathroom were very clean. roof top is not available and in the night it will be amazing! Ah! And be carefull with the price, the boss tried we pay more for government tax (that no were on the travellerspoint final price). We didn't pay more. ... more
We stayed at Ragav Resort for only one night. It was ,friendly, clean and roomy. The gardens are to die for as it is green and gorgous. This is my second time staying here in Pushkar, the first time was in 2000 and it was awesome, we stayed for one month!!! This time was the camel fair and the highway that runs nearby ended up a bit too noisy. ... more
Indian festivals, Nov 2010 to Feb 2011
Hey all. I'm going to be going to India at the end of this year and staying till Feb of 2011. Justwondering if there are any amazing festivals or anything that I really shouldn't miss? Through the reading I've done so far I was thinking the Pushkar festival in Nov and Thaipsum festival in Feb ...
travel in india: rajasthan
of avoiding Jaipur and Udaipur. Instead i was thinking of visiting Pushkar and/or Jodhpur and/or Jaisalmer . Do you think it's feasable to do Agra - Pushkar - Jodhpur or Jaisalmer - Mumbai in a week ...
So a four day stop turned into an 11 night stay. We found it hard to pull ourselves away from the relaxed luxury of the aptly named Seventh Heaven Hevali where we spent hours lounging around on comfy sofas and swing chairs. However, Pushkar’s small town charm and spiritual vibe, not to mention the New ...
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palaces to streets lined with food waste, rubble and cow pat! We arrived in Pushkar after a 6-hour drive with Vinod (including a stop at yet another temple and a beautiful park). The centre of Pushkar ...
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