When you want to visit Rajasthan for its grandeur, heritage, colorful fairs and festivals and its mesmerizing landscapes – the Jaisalmer Festival is just the right event. The Annual Desert Festival, a 3 day affair starts the coming weekend, and is scheduled from 20th February – 22nd February 2016.
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Surrounded by the tall golden sand dunes, the city shines and sparkles during the festival. This year the festival is going to be much bigger and extravagant. From fusion musical evenings to talent shows by local artists promoting their art; from photography contests to desert food festival, which will be taking place for the first time where people will get a chance to savor the taste of traditional dishes of the region. Though these are some new additions to the previous usual events like camel polo, turban tying competition and many others.
Pack your bags and book your tickets. Get ready to soak in the fun, frolic and vivid cultures and traditions under the pleasant sun at the Jaisalmer Desert Festival 2016.