Kutch Desert Festival ,Kutch,Gujarat
Kutch Desert Festival also well known as Rann Utsav or Mahotsav.
Kutch Desert Festival, is celebrated in Kutch.It offers access to the interior and beautiful parts of the region of Kutch. Kutch Desert Festival also offers an insight into the region which have expansive wastelands and eerie landscapes to the excitement of a large number of tourists who come to visit here.
Kutch is also known a land of Palaces, Forts, colorful dressage, bird rich marshes along with beautiful handicrafts which are attracts the tourist to the Rann of Kutch.Tourist also attracts by the colorful and vibrant lifestyles of the people.
In this celebration of Kutch Desert Festival, Handicrafts shops in tents, colorfully attired dancers, music concerts, Sindhi as well as marvadi Bhajan performances, Langa Desert Music and shops selling embroideries and jewelry are also, the hallmarks of the Festival.
The Kutch Desert Festival or Rann Utsav also allowed tourists to enjoy Camel Safari,Musical Events,Live in Tent city,To shop directly from the Craftspersons and village cooperatives,to watch historical places in state,go to the Centuries,etc…
Every year Kutch Desert Festival or Rann Utsav is Held in December.This year It is held on 9th December,2011 to 15th January,2012.
There are some other Interesting Places in Kutch to visit them during the Kutch Desert Festival or Rann Utsav.
Interesting Places to visit like..
*Dholavira,One of the most Important site of Harrappn culture
*Lakhpat - Rann utsav,
*Mata na Madh,
*Chhari – Dhandh,
How to Reach to Kutch:
By Air: Bhuj, the main town of Kutch has daily flights from Bombay.
By Railway: Kutch Express is available from Bombay via Ahmedabad upto Gandhidham.
By Road: State transport and private Travels buses as well as Private Cars are also available to and from Ahmedabad and other big cities of gujarat.