About Rann Utsav Holidays - Every year the otherwise barren, great white salt desert of Rann in Gujarat turns into a center stage for the colorful celebration of Gujarati culture. This is the time when it is a great idea to invest in one of the numerous Rann Utsav Tour Packages by Atlas Travel. Rann Utsav is an annual celebration organized by Gujarat Tourism in an attempt to make people aware of the rich cultural heritage this state has to offer.
The concept of this festival was envisioned by the honorable prime minister of India, Narendra Modi when he was the chief minister of Gujarat. The festival is unlike any other that takes place in India and leaves a lasting mark on the attendee’s heart. Rann Utsav package cost can be slashed down majorly by booking with Atlas Travel.
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About Rann Utsav
Rann Utsav is without a doubt one of the most eagerly awaited tourism festivals in India. The Utsav is a carnival of colors, culture, heritage, and interesting activities highlighting the rich heritage this state of Gujarat has to offer.
Atlas Travel brings to you the best Rann Utsav package that will take you on a potentially life-changing trip to the great white salt desert of Kutch.
Each year this great white salt desert springs to life with color and culture from mid-November to mid-January. This has to be one of the most enchanting festivals and experiences of anyone’s life.
Atlas Travel is all about offering budget-friendly and the cheapest package for Rann Utsav which guarantees you the time of your life. Staying in the luxurious tented colony, enjoying the cultural performances, and indulging in fun activities is what Rann Utsav is all about.
Best Time to Visit Rann Utsav
Rann Utsav takes place during the comfortable winter months of October to February. This makes the best time to visit Rann Utsav anytime during these months.
The weather conditions remain favorable and the temperature remains pleasant to stay in tents and enjoy your time there.
Avoid travelling to Kutch during the peak summer season as it gets extremely hot and unbearably scorching which makes anyone unable to go out, explore or even have a good time.
It is best to get your Rann Utsav booking done during these summer months in order to secure a place for yourself during the otherwise sold-out event.
How to Reach Rann Utsav
Rann Utsav is a major cultural event so there are multiple ways and modes available for the tourists to reach the event site.
Here is how to reach Rann Utsav
By Road: The first step is to reach Gujarat on your own accord. From Gujarat, there are several options for you to get to the Rann Utsav via private, government buses, or even cab and car rental services.
By Train: Then Bhuj railway station is the closest one located to the Great Rann of Kutch. For every budget-friendly traveller, getting to Bhuj by train is the best idea. From the Bhuj railway station, travellers have the option of hiring a taxi service to reach the main grounds of the festival.
By Flight: The Kutch airport in Bhuj is very well connected to the other major and minor cities in the country. From the airport, buses and taxi services are readily available connecting Bhuj to Kutch.
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Places to Visit around Rann
Kutch Desert Wildlife Sanctuary - Located at a distance of about less than 100 kms away from the main city of Bhuj, and spread out in an area of over 7,000 sq. km, this wildlife sanctuary is located in the Kutch desert.
It is famous for being one of the largest seasonal saline wetlands in India.
Dholavira - Dholavira along with Lothal are two of the must-visit excavation sites for history buffs and curious souls. It is one of the largest and very well preserved sites of the Indus Valley Civilization that dates back to thousands of years ago.
Mandvi Beach - Located on the northwestern shore of the Gujarati coastline, Mandvi Beach is a great way to relax your time away after a hectic day of sightseeing. It can be a great addition to a family getaway from Rann Utsav to have a serene and fun time.
Kutch Bustard Sanctuary - Locally known as the Lala Prajan Sanctuary, the primary concern of establishing this sanctuary is to preserve the great Indian bustard. The sanctuary has successfully conserved 3 different types of bustards within the sanctuary itself.
It is a must-visit for every nature lover and wildlife enthusiast.
Activities to Do In Rann Utsav
The Kutch festival is a festival for tourists. Here are some awesome activities for the tourists to indulge in:
Paramotoring is one of the most prominent activities people indulge in during the Rann Utsav. Check out the glorious white desert from the bird’s eye view.
ATV ride is another one of the fun activities to indulge in while attending the Rann Utsav. Going at high speed on the white salt flats is an experience of a lifetime.
Camping under the moonlit sky amidst the millions of glittering stars is one of the must-do activities during Rann Utsav.
If you are an adventure lover then it is a great idea to head out trekking up to the only hillock in the Kutch region called the Kalo Dungar.
Spa services will keep you feeling rejuvenated and refreshed throughout your time at Utsav.
Accommodation Facilities Available In Rann Utsav
Rann Utsav is known for its massive tented canvas accommodation which ranges from budget to budget. From staying in luxury tents to budget tents, it is the face and the landmark feature of Rann Utsav.
There are several different kinds of hotels, traditional homestays, and numerous accommodation options in and around the Kutch region or in Bhuj for tourists to get there.