The rugged yet inviting landscape of Rajasthan is something worth exploring! From the red sands to the blue of royalty, from the pink cities to the amber sunsets, from the colourful chaotic streets to the serenity of the sands, this 'King's royal abode' is truly worth the money and time!
As Winter is at our doorstep, Let's take a look at destinations to visit in Rajasthan during Winter. These are the best places to visit in Rajasthan in December for a relishing winter vacation. Let's elope to the sand dunes of Rajasthan to enjoy the winter!
Must Visit places in Rajasthan during Winter
Jaipur - Magnetic Fields Festival
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With the Magnetic Fields Festival scheduled to happen this December, the Pink City of Jaipur is certainly one of the best places to visit in Rajasthan in December. This 3- day musical extravaganza showcases the funky side of Jaipur and features popular artists from all over the world! Besides music, it has other attractions such as treasure hunting, rooftop dancing, Yoga classes, desert safari, secret parties and a lot more. Experience three reviving days of music, art, food and magical connections in a 17th century palace!
Date for Magnetic Fields Festival 2016 : 9th -11th December
For Booking : http://www.magneticfields.in/
Pushkar - The Sacred Pushkar Festival
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The Sacred Pushkar Festival is a grand Winter festival held in Pushkar! During this festival, different traditions of sacred music - folk,Sufi, instrumental, devotional and acapella- are rendered by renowned national and international singers! This rejuvenating festival is an eclectic mix of sacred music, heritage walks, food, yoga and exciting workshops! Go and invoke your inner divine!
Date for The Sacred Pushkar Festival : 10th - 12th December
For Booking : http://thesacred.in/
Mount Abu - Winter Festival
The Winter Festival is held every year during the last week of December. It is a 3 day cultural extravaganza featuring traditional dancing, concerts, fairs, and magnificent fireworks displays. Folk artists from Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarath enlivens the stage and other attractions include folk dances,kite-flying, hot air ballooning, cricket, gilli danda, poetry reading, music performances and a lot more!
Date for the Winter Festival : 29-31 December
Mewar - Kumbhalgarh Festival
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With the Kumbhalgarh festival falling in December, Mewar is certainly one of the best destinations to visit in Rajasthan during Winter. India's finest classical musicians, artists and renowned dancers assemble in Kumbhalgarh Classical Dance Festival and give their best performances. During this 3 day festival, folk performances are held during the day and the nights are filled with impressive explosions of lights, sound, colours and dance!
Date for the Kumbhalgarh Festival : 1st - 3rd December
Jaisalmer - Explore the Dunes
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Jeep safari and camel rides in the dunes of Jaisalmer at a mild temperature of 20 degrees would be definitely enthralling right?! Winter is the best season to explore the sand dunes of Jaisalmer! The pleasant days and cool and cosy nights make Jaisalmer one of the best places to visit in Rajasthan in December. Imagine a date with your soul partner on a camel back during a spectacular sunset!!!
These are some of the best places to visit in Rajasthan in December. Travel to the grandeur state of Rajasthan during winters and get soaked in the bliss! Happy Travelling :)