Pushkar with Ajmer Day Tours
07:00 Hrs : Leave from Jaipur by Car to Ajmer. It is located 135 km west of Jaipur.
09:00 Hrs : Arrives Ajmer. On arrival, you are off to visit Dargah - the shrine of the Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti. Guided city tour of Ajmer starts.
Dargah Sharif of Saint Khwaja Muinuddin Chisti : It is one of the holiest shrines of worship dedicated to great saint Khwaja Muinuddin Chisti who has undeniably has been one of the greatest spiritual redeemers of human sufferings. It is here where the mortal remnants of the esteemed Sufi saint Khwaja Moin-ud-din Chishti is buried. Dargah Sharif is situated at the foot of Taragarh hill stands as a sacred center of pilgrimage in India not only for Muslims but also for devotees of all sects and faiths. It is the main attraction of Ajmer city. Ajmer is also referred as Madina of India. Devotees come here in large numbers from all across the globe on the occasion of annual festival of Urs to seek Saint’s blessing. Dargah’s structure consists of several white marble buildings, courtyards and tombs. Its main attraction is the mausoleum containing the tomb of saint placed as the sanctum sanctorum of Dargah. People come here in large numbers every day in hopes that their wishes will be granted.
11:00 Hrs : Drive for Pushkar.
11:45 Hrs : Arrive Pushkar On arrival, visit Lake, Ghats and Temples of Pushkar.
Pushkar is a sacred town for the Hindus, situated 11 km to the North-West of Ajmer. It lies on the shore of Pushkar Lake. It is believed that taking a dip in the waters of Pushkar lake ensure salvation. Pushkar has many temples and Ghats. Lord Brahma temple is frequented by many pilgrims because it is only one of its kinds in the world. Devotees gather here observe the ritual on Kartik Purnima.
Pushkar Lake – Pushkar Lake is considered one of the most sacred lakes and main attraction of this area. Hindu pilgrims flock this place due to this holy lake and now become a center for Hindu pilgrimage. This lake said to have consecrated to Lord Brahma, the creator of universe when lotus dropped from his hand into the vale and lake emerged in this place.
Brahma Temple – The temple is dedicated to Lord Brahma, the creator of universe. Most importantly, it is the only temple in the world where Lord Brahma is worshipped
Savitri Temple - The temple is seen atop the Ratnagiri Hill, which is dedicated to Goddess Savitri, the wife of Lord Brahma.
Shopping is a good option when you are in Pushkar. The local markets display souvenirs, Rajasthani costumes, jewellery, embroidered fabrics, decorative pieces and groovy accessories. The bazaar becomes a hub of activity during the annual Pushkar Fair.
Note : If your travel date falls on or during the world renowned cattle fair – the Pushkar Fair. It is a great opportunity for you to participate in the festivals.
16:00 Hrs : Drive back to Jaipur.
18:00 Hrs : Arrive Jaipur On arrival, transferred to your hotel/ residence.