The world’s largest camel fair is back again. The Pushkar Camel Fair is currently in full swing, and it’s a burst of colour, experiences, and a treat to the senses. Enjoy this lively event through these breathtaking images if you’re missing it in first person. By Team T+L

About 150 kms from Jaipur, the beautiful town of Pushkar, has a lot to offer in terms of highly-rated travel experiences. The last quarter of the year especially, brings together a melee of colours, activities, festivities, and traditions. One of the liveliest events is the Pushkar Camel Fair held between November 15 – 23.

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Held each November at the time of Kartik Purnima or full moon, Pushkar Camel Fair is a spectacle on an epic scale, attracting thousands of cattle like camels and horses, and over 400,000 people over a period of 14 days.

Whether you’re a photographer, writer, musician or travel enthusiast, putting Pushkar on your itinerary will bring you myriad experiences that are exclusive to this city – offbeat, quirky and colourful – trademark of a place in Rajasthan.

Pushkar Mela is an annual event, one of the largest camel festivals in the world. The fair has something for everybody; from folk music and dance, traditional handicrafts, cattle-trading, local acrobatics, biggest tribal gathering, activities like hot air ballooning and horse riding to camping in luxurious tents.

Here’s a look at some of the most spectacular images from this year’s Pushkar Mela.

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“My Camel, My Shield” One of my most favourite portrait and one of my life biggest achievement until now! My picture titled “My Camel, My Shield” is published in the reputed @viajesng (Viajes National Geographic magazine) which is a National Geographic Travel magazine in Spain 🇪🇸!! Thank you everyone for all your lovely wishes n this picture made it to NatGeo magazine as well!! Super happy 🙏🏼❤️🙏🏼❤️🙏🏼❤️ •••• Looking forward for more amazing stories n pictures from my photography tour to Pushkar Camel Fair this year!! I have got few cancellations if you want to join DM! 🙂 PS – Pasand aaye to share jarur karnna!! 🙏🏼❤️ • • IG – @sabbyy.sg www.sourabhgandhi.com • • #instagram #pushkar #travelwithSG #portraitsofficial #beautifuldestinations #camelfair • #inspiredtraveller #bbctravel #incredibleindia #natgeoyourshot #foto4ever #portraitmode #indianphotography #indiapictures #storiesofindia #photographers_of_india #mypixeldiary #thediscoverer #travelrealindia #_soi #dslrofficial #oph #BBCTravel #maibhisadakchap #portraits #tripotocommunity #tourtheplanet #lonelyplanetindia #NustaHaramkhor #spicollective

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