Being rich in culture, Rajasthan is the land where the chance of celebrating culture is never missed. Jaisalmer which is known for its rich cultural heritage and scenic locations is the place which hosts the Annual Desert Festival with an open heart welcoming all the visitors from the globe. This cultural extravaganza is organised around the end of January or beginning of February for 3 days. It is organised in the Thar Desert at the very beautiful Sam Dunes which is where the Golden Camp is located. The place is just 42 kilometres always from Rajasthan which covers really beautiful places in the route. At the Annual Desert Festival, you will be having the fortune of enjoying the rich and royal cultural tradition of Rajasthan. Especially, with the warm hospitality offered by the Golden Camp, Jaisalmer you will be having the best of your experience.
Now you must be thinking about how this desert festival is so beautiful?
So, let us start and talk about the Annual Desert Festival of Jaisalmer in Detail. The 1st day of the desert festival commences with a really beautiful professional taking place from Jaisalmer Fort to Shahid Poonam Singh Stadium. In the event, there are various singing and dance depictions of the History of the Desert showcasing every important aspect. It also includes the Gair and Fire dance which people really enjoy a lot. Also, the Kalabaz or Nat’s show the best of gymnastic acts. There is a very beautiful camel formation dancing in the event which is appreciated by almost everyone in the crowd. Later there are also Border Security Force’s camel tattoo event. There is a Tug-of-war competition and the turban trying competition too. Also, people have a centre of attraction event called Maru Shri (Mr.Desert). Also, the must fun event for the longest moustache is what people find very fascinating. The Grand Finale of the Annual Desert Festival is held at the Sam Sand Dunes of Jaisalmer. The festival ends on the Full Moon day in the Sam Dunes with the great Sonar Qila in the background and the beautiful golden desert all around. All this will make you feel like you are living in an ancient world of Royal Kings. The delicious food, beautiful handicrafts and must buy souvenirs are like the icing on the cake. This place is called “Rangeelo” for a reason, the reason which you might have understood now.