Fairs and festivals of Rajasthan

Rajasthan is known as Land of Kings and Land of colors due to its festival seasons where you can get the glimpse of the rich and colorful culture, heritage, and ethnicity of the place. Fairs and festivals of Rajasthan add colors to the barren land of desert and is an opportunity to mingle with the people of Rajasthan and know about their colorful lifestyle. Various cultural programmes like mesmerizing Folk dance, folk music, and various competitions are organized to entertain the audience along with the mouth-watering cuisines.

There are many festivals celebrated in Rajasthan like Teej Festival, Gangaur Festival, Kumbhalgarh Festival, Pushkar Camel Festival, Nagaur Festival, Jaisalmer Desert Festival and much more. Teej Festival is celebrated in Jaipur on large scale and is a fasting festival for Hindu Women. In this festival, Goddess Teej is taken in golden palanquin across the city with traditional songs and dance.


Gangaur festival is celebrated with hearts full of joy and enthusiasm and in this Goddess Gauri, the companion of Lord Shiva is worshipped for well being of their family, health, and husband. The other important festival celebrated in Rajasthan is Pushkar festival which is one the largest Camel Fair. On this day thousands of tourist and local people come to watch the fair on the bank of Pushkar Lake and you can buy the handicrafts items for your loved one in this fair. The other festival in the list of Rajasthan is Kumbhalgarh Festival celebrated on the peak of Aravali range to promote the heritage of Kumbhalgarh and the whole Fort is enlightened in the night offering splendid views of the surroundings. Nagaur Festival is celebrated in the month of January – February and is known for its animal trading which displays thousands of animals which are decorated with colorful accessories.


Book your tour of Fairs and festivals of Rajasthan through the Heritage Tour Of Rajasthan and choose the tour package from the Rajasthan holiday packages. Enjoy the royal cruise of the festivals of Rajasthan and make your tour memorable. The tour can be customized as per your interest, time and budget.