Saturday, 9 November 2013

Escape to Pushkar Resorts for a fun family outing this winter


The holy city of Pushkar, located in Rajasthan is one of the oldest cities of India. Being the cradle of Lord Brahma the Creator and a pilgrimage center for all Hindus, Pushkar is a perfect destination for the entire family with interesting things to do for every age.  From the breathtaking dusk at the lake to visiting the ancient Hindu temples or trekking up to the ancient Savitiri temple, there a lot one can explore in and around the ancient city with the entire family, ensuring a quality holiday.

Pushkar Resorts, a unit of Sewara and one of the foremost resorts in Pushkar, offers a perfect getaway destination for the ideal family outing.


From enjoying a kafila ride during the dusk with the family or going biking in the early mornings, Pushkar resorts ensure that the memories created through the tailored itineraries reflecting group activities, last a long while.  Bohemian in nature, the Pushkar market is famed for its wholesale outlets selling varied and interesting products ranging from leather goods to traditional Rajasthani jewelry, clothes etc to antiques and makes an ideal place for mindless gallivanting in the evenings.

While the highlight is a family picnic in the in-house fruit orchard housing mangoes, amla, guavas and banana trees, the games room with facilities like carom, table tennis provide is excellent for quality family time & bonding.


Another highlight is the special family prayer arrangements at the holy lake or scheduling appointments with the local palm readers or a visit to the famed Sufi shrine, The Ajmer Dargah, which is made memorable by guided assistance from a resident priest.

While at the resort, an authentic and memorable Sewara experience is ensured with special qawalli nights, which can be arranged upon request. Singing folk lore and reciting poetry, the local qawals fill the air with soulful music, ideal for a relaxed barbeque evening alongside the pool.