Rann Utsav in Gujarat is a popular festival in Gujarat and is a platform for many of Gujarathi’s cultural activities.”This event will be carried in India’s one of the biggest salt deserts Rann of Kutch. This festival starts every year from November to February. “Gujarat’s tourism is prestigious in this festival and gives tourists everything they need.” Many tourists visit Rann Utsav from all over the world. ‘ The event will be held in the village of Dhordo Kutch, 85 kilometers away from Bhuji.’
The main attractions of this fest are camel safari, cultural shows, music carnival, etc. You will be experienced an unforgettable fest in your life. Shopping in Rann Utsav is another important thing to do in the fest. The Rann Utsav in Gujarat has welcomed tens of thousands of visitors each year from all around the world and its popularity has only grown manifolds. An indulgence for all senses, your taste buds enjoy an authentic food experience, your ears celebrate the sounds of folk music, and your eyes are treated to the splendid panoramas of the glimmering desert. An air of merriment and oneness envelopes leaving you overwhelmed at everything you witness here.
ALL ABOUT RANN UTSAV FESTIVAL OF KUTCH- SEE THE BEAUTY OF RANN
“Rann of Kutch Gujarat is an exotic festival of the desert that gives a glimpse into the cultural and natural beauty of the state.” “It’s the fusion of culture, art, dance, crafts, and entertainment in a salty desert country.” Tourists stay in the desert in small tents to enjoy wonderful activities and take part in other local celebrations. This festival is also called as the White Desert Festival. This celebration is a combination of every element of entertainment and beauty, which are exotic to Gujarat. “Each year Rann of Kutch Gujarat is visited by more than 500,000 tourists from over 20 countries.
History Of Rann Utsav
Although the cultural elements signified by the festival are very ancient, this desert festival was inaugurated in 2006 by Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India. This festival was conducted to attract global tourists to Gujarat and to showcase the almost-extinct culture of the land. It started as a three-day celebration but, eventually, due to the increased demand and tourist visits, it evolved into a 100-days celebration.
When Is Rann Utsav Celebrated?
28th October 2019 to 23rd February 2020
Every day is celebrated with numerous activities. However, the best time to visit is during the full moon night, a night before and after the full moon night. During this time, you can find more cultural fiesta, celebrations, performance activities and so on.
Where Is Rann Utsav Celebrated?
Rann Utsav is celebrated in Rann of Kutch desert region. Rann of Kutch is an incredible exotic salt desert region in Gujarat. This is the world’s largest salt desert covering more than 3,800 square miles. Rann of Kutch is located a little north to Tropic of Cancer in the Kutch district. This forms the official border between neighboring countries, India and Pakistan. During monsoon season, the desert will fall underwater. Thus, it is best to visit the place during winter, summer, and spring (October to March). The main attractions and activities during the festival take part in the tent city. This is a temporary city created in the middle of the desert with accommodations, markets, shops, and other facilities.