Pushkar is a town in Ajmer district in the state of Rajasthan. Pushkar is only 11km from Ajmer but separated from it by Nag Pahar. This place is known for its religious myths and faith in built around the scared Pushkar Lake.
The town of Pushkar is far from the noisy environment of the city. Pushkar is situated at the foot of the hills which adds to its beauty. The climate of Pushkar is balanced. It has neither the dryness of Sindhi nor the humidity of Bengal. There are five rivers like Suprabha, Kanaka, Prachi Nanda, and Saraswati which flow in Pushkar and make the place more beautiful
Places to visit
Pushkar Lake is located in the town of Pushkar in Ajmer district of the Rajasthan. It is also called as Pushkar Sarovar. This lake is surrounded by 52 bathing ghats where pilgrims throng in large numbers to take a scared bath, especially around Kartik Poornima when the Pushkar Fair is held.
is governed by the Sanyasi sect priesthood.The temple is visited by pilgrims and also by the holy men and sages, after taking a ceremonial sacred bath in the Pushkar Lake. Read more
The annual five days camel and livestock fair held in the town of Pushkar in the state of Rajasthan, India. It is one of the world’s largest camel fairs. It is celebrated for 5 days from the Kartik Ekadashi to Kartik Poornima. On the full moon day numerous people swim in its sacred waters.
The nearest airport to Pushkar is Sanganer Airport. There are no regular flights from other major cities of the country to Pushkar.
Pushkar does not have a railway station. Ajmer junction is the closest railway station.
Buses are easily available from other major cities of the country.