The Pushkar Fair (Pushkar Camel Fair) or locally Pushkar ka Mela is an annual five-day 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. Apart from the buying and selling of livestock, it has become an important tourist attraction. Competitions such as the "matka phod", "longest moustache", and "bridal competition" are the main draws for this fair which attracts thousands of tourists.
The Pushkar Camel Fair takes place at the same time. It is a fascinating spectacle that occurs once a year in the small town of Pushkar, Rajasthan. It is a visitor’s finest opportunity to experience rural
Camel is known as the ‘Ship of the Desert’. In the desert, these creatures survive easily. Pushkar in Rajasthan is a place here these gentle beasts are found in great numbers. The small town of the desert state is a holy place.
Hot Air Ballooning during Pushkar fair is once in a lifetime experience.It is also the most exhilarating way to see Pushkar, moving gently over the vast encampment on the dunes, drifting over the holy lake, high temples and holy places.
Tourists visiting internationally famed Pushkar camel fair will now have an added attraction of travelling to Savitri temple located at a hilltop on ropeway. The temple is situated on a hard rock hill and it is not possible for every tourist to climb all the way to the peak.