An indigenous part of The Vibrant Gujarat the RANN UTSAV is an extravaganza which celebrates the spirit of Gujarat and its people. Located in the Thar Desert area of the Indian state of Gujarat, the Kutch District is a vast expanse of salty marshes. The pristine White Rann with its picturesque landscape and rich ambiance are soul rejuvenating.
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A plethora of extra – ordinary Art, Craft, Dance, Music and Food the Rann Utsav is a platform for the creative manifestation for the native of the area to showcase their rich and cultural heritage of alluring and colorful Folk Dance and Music.
The Rann Utsav also known as the Tent City is a canopy of colourful and well set – up tents complete with all amenities required for a comfortable stay. Visit the site rannutsav.com for details on bookings and packages
The Rann Utsav is an annual affair and attracts tourists from all over the world who take back loads of fond memories and a promise to come back again for the breathtaking experience.
The three month long festival is loaded with lots of fun and adventure to keep you on your feet. You can look forward to a magical Full -Moon night excursion, golf cart and camel cart ride, para motoring, meditation, yoga and last but not the least a mouth watering local cuisine that leaves you craving for more.
This photo of Sasumaa Gujarati Thali is courtesy of TripAdvisor.
The official date of the Rann Utsav 2017 – 2018 has been announced . It begins from 1st Nov 2017 to 20th Feb 2018. Lots of Tour Packages are available for the visit and stay at the Rann Utsav which includes the pick – up and drop, accommodation , food and sightseeing.
Bhuj is the closest town to the White Rann is well connected by Air , Rail and Road .
Location of Rann:-
Bhuj to Rann Utsav – 80 km / 2 hrs
Mandvi to Rann Utsav – 140 km / 6 hrs
Rajkot to Rann Utsav – 310 km / 7 hrs
Ahmedabad to Rann Utsav – 400 km / 8 hrs
Vadodra to Rann Utsav – 520 km / 10 hrs
Surat to Rann Utsav – 675 km / 13 hrs