The famous Rann Utsav is soon to kick-start within a few weeks and tourists have already marked their dates on the calendars. Are you ready as well? The most vibrant cultural fest attracts tourists from all over the world. So, if you are searching for the perfect trip planner for Kutch, here are the details.
Right from reaching to the white sand to a list of amazing things to do in Rann Utsav
Decide Days of Travel – The very first step is to decide on the number of days you’d be travelling. Gather all the required information beforehand regarding bookings and ticket availability
How to Get There – If you have a dedicated trip planner to arrange your holiday, you’re sorted, but if you are traveling solo or all by yourself, here’s how you can proceed. Considering that you are traveling from any of the metro cities, catch a direct flight or train to Bhuj and you will get all types of local transports to take you to the Rann.
A Grand Welcome- The moment you reach Kutch, there’s a huge crowd of locals gathered just to welcome you, can you believe that? Rann of Kutch is best known for the most generous people and their great heartwarming hospitality.
Rest out the Day – There’s a lot to do once you are at the Rann so don’t fret and begin sightseeing the moment you reach. Relax, enjoy the cold winters and rest out the day. Tents here are ultra modern and super comfortable.
Discover Rann – Now, there you go. A wide spread of white sand looks glorious amidst the tourists and local crowd with a galore of colorful kites flying up in the skies. Just roam around and watch out different shades of the beautiful Rann.
Start Adventures – Get on the giant hot air balloon which is big enough to accommodate around 10-15 people at once. If aerial adventures excite you, this one will just make your day. Get into the balloon and experience the thrill of getting a bird’s eye view of the entire Rann!
Enjoy a Feast – Feast because Kutchis are known for their tremendous love for food and that they relish each and every recipe they cook. Have a great time hogging the traditional Kutchi parathas, rotis, desserts and daal bati. You will surely take away a tasty memory from here.
Go Sightseeing – If you wish to discover places apart from the Rann, Kutch has an amazing historical background and a couple of ancient temples will surely seize your attention here. Visit the Lakhpat fort, famously known as the ghost town, a beach called Mandvi and kalo dungar ( black mountain) these places are a must visit.
Home Stays – If you wish to try out the traditional haveli style residences of ancient Gujarat, Devpur is your destination. At just an hour’s distance from Bhuj, Devpur is a beautiful typical Gujarat village.
Watch the Setting Sun- It will be evening by the time you return from your sightseeing. Stay back on the white Rann and just soak in the beauty of the amazing sunset behind the skies. The bright yellow red shades of the sparkling sun look majestic as it sets and disappears in the clouds. This is worth capturing in your lenses.
Last Few Days – Now just a few days left for you to leave the royal white sand land. Discover as much as you can. There are these locals selling beautiful handicrafts, clothes, and ethnic jewelry and wall pieces, grab some of them and take away cute souvenirs for your loved ones.
Wave a goodbye to the vibrant Gujarat with a sure promise that you would definitely turn up next year again so plan your vacation for more adventures!
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