Kutch district of Gujarat is fully covered in salty marshes and white sands. It is the home to the great Kutch Rann Utsav, a three month long festival of colorful culture, dance, and music. This is the time when the white desert turn into a canvas for festivities to fill the colors into. Here are few points that will help you in your trip to Kutch Festival.
Ran Utsav was visualized the Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi back in the year 2006. This year Rann utsav 2015-2016 will be celebrated from 9th November to 23rd February. People from all over the world come here to enjoy the beautiful white desert in the moon night. The full moon night is the right time to view the white milky sand when the desert turn out to be another moon.
A beautiful tent city is built to stay in the Dhordo city in white desert. Transportation and accommodation arrangements are provided by the festival tourism corporation of Gujarat. Moreover different tourism companies can also book a package for you if you want. Your visit to white desert of Kutch also includes other activities like camel cart rides, safari rides, gaming zone, adventure activities, food court, dirt biking, cultural dance performance, live music performance etc. Here you will get a chance to witness the famous cultural dance shows like dandiya and garba.
One of the other beautiful sites to visit in Rann of Kutch is Kalo Dungar or Blackhill. It is the highest peak in the Kutch area and the perfect spot to see the whole Rann with a panoramic view. You can also see the Pakistan border from the top of it.
The trip to Kutch Rann Utsav 2015-2016 starts from the gateway of Kutch, Bhuj city. This is the capital city of Kutch district. Well do not forget to visit other famous places in Bhuj before kick starting your Rann Utsav Tour.
You can book your Rann Utsav 2015-2016 package online with Kutch Tour Guide by visiting us at www.kutchtourguide.com.