The city of Nagaur in Rajasthan is a beautiful and scenic city that truly represents the splendour of Rajasthan as a whole. The Nagaur Fair Horse Safari, also one of the best Rajasthan safaris, will give you the opportunity of riding a Marwari horse while indulging in a host of fun activities.
It is useful to note that the Nagaur Cattle Fair is the second largest fair in the state and it showcases over 50,000 various breeds of cattle, horses, camels and bullocks. In fact, the cattle on display are all adorned beautifully in vibrant coloured garbs.
The local people of the area perfectly complement their livestock by also dressing in their best colourful attire replete with turbans and long moustaches for the men and beautiful ethnic saris for the women. The fair is open to all and has become a famous tourist hotspot over the years.
Visitors from all over the world have Nagaur firmly placed on their itinerary when they visit Rajasthan. In addition to showcasing cattle, there are other items of interest which are sold at the fair; these include camel leather accessories, iron crafts and wooden items, among others.
However, in order to truly get a panoramic view of the entire fair, you should definitely consider going on a Horse Safari. Apart from great accommodation, you can also avail of overnight camping in Swiss tents. You will also be provided with all your meals and an experienced tour guide to accompany you on your journey.
Best time to go: September to March
Duration of the safari: 12 Nights / 13 Days
Highlights of the safari:
Know more about one of the finest breeds of horses
Ride through the Nagaur City on a Marwari horse
Witness the second largest livestock fair in Rajasthan
Buy finest quality leather goods, iron crafts and wood items
Enjoy camping in Swiss tents and relish in flavourful Rajasthani dishes