Slow Down, Appreciate the Moment and Love Yourself.
It is no lie that Rajasthan has always been a top destination for travelers all over the world who are seeking an authentic taste of Indian culture. The vibrant colors and hues, pleasing deserts, royal forts, rich cuisine and warm hospitality of it’s residents make immersing in the local life of Rajasthan truly worth it.
While royal and bustling cities of Jaipur, Jodhpur and Udaipur have a distinct charm, we are today going to dwell deeper into the hidden gem of rural Rajasthan - Pushkar!
Nestled in the serene Aravalli Ranges, Pushkar is one of the oldest and amongst the holiest cities in India. Pushkar’s famous for it’s sacred Lake and annual Pushkar Camel Fair which happens during November each year.
Pushkar is a small town with a big heart. It is unlike any other place you will visit in Rajasthan, The Pushkar lake is the soul of the town, surrounded with ghats and temples.
The local food and drinks will brighten your day with some spice and a kick of traditional flavors, and the atmosphere with an unwavering scent of incense will soothe your soul.
And to make your stay at Pushkar unforgettable, we at Farm Aavjo have a host of activities planned for our guests to will help you embrace the serene surroundings and live like a local in Brahma’s abode, with the best attractions in Pushkar.
The Charm of Pushkar:
Pushkar is a cultural hub where spirituality meets tradition. The vibrant Pushkar markets, narrow alleys, rustic corners of the city and warmth of Rajasthani Hospitality provide an immersive experience for every traveler to leave the hustle and bustle of the city and connect with the authentic, rustic lifestyle of Rajasthan.
Keeping these unique characteristics of Pushkar in mind, Farm Aavjo initiated it’s maiden venture in Pushkar. At our Farm Stay, each guest gets the opportunity to explore farm life and slow living in Rajasthan, while experiencing the local way of life and connecting with one’s roots.
Here are Pushkar’s most popular attractions and Farm Aavjo’s healing activities that will let you savor the essence of this holy city in a wholesome way -
Pushkar’s Popular Attractions
Pushkar Lake and Ghats
Pushkar lake is situated at the heart of city and is surrounded by more than 50 bathing ghats and is one of the best Pushkar tourist attractions. Legend has it that Lord Brahma was looking for a religious site to perform a ritual and took the aid of a lotus by dropping it on Earth to find a suitable place. The lotus fell at the exact place where Pushkar is present, and is a sacred site where thousands of pilgrims during Pushkar Fair to take holy dips and cleanse their worldly sins.
A great start to your Pushkar journey would be by visiting the Pushkar Lake. The peaceful environment and the divine energy of the lake make it a soul-soothing experience.
Distance from Farm Aavjo - 14 mins
Pushkar is the abode of Brahma, the hindu god of creation. It is one of the revered religious sites in India and one of the rare temples dedicated to Lord Brahma in the world. People often visit the temple after taking a dip in the Holy Pushkar Lake and there are a wide variety of markets surrounding the Brahma temple, offering tasty treats and traditional handicrafts, making it to the top of the list in things to do in Pushkar.
Distance from Farm Aavjo - 12 mins
Local Markets - Pushkar Bazaars
The vibrant markets of Pushkar are a top attraction for tourists in Pushkar. The bazaar’s offer something for every kind of shopper and are filled with handicrafts, jewelry, bags, incense sticks, traditional trinkets etc. You can also bargain with local vendors and take home unique souvenirs as mementos of your time in Pushkar.
Distance from Farm Aavjo - 9 mins
Rest and Healing at Farm
Get Candid with Farm Animals
The therapeutic qualities of spending time with Animals is undeniable. At Farm Aavjo, we encourage our guests to spend time with our furry friends - Riddhi and Siddhi (horses), Laxmi (cow), Cookie (Cat) and Farm’s ducks and chickens! The act of feeding, petting, or simply observing these animals can be profoundly calming, creating a moment of connection that soothes the soul.
Eat Farm-Fresh food guilt-free!
One of the best perks of staying at Farm Aavjo is indulging in farm-to-table dining. Pick your own fresh organic meals that please not only your palate but also your tummy. Guests can partake in the process of harvesting vegetables or collecting eggs, fostering a deeper connection with our roots and planet Earth. We also encourage our Farm Family to eat slowly and mindfully, in a way that nourishes the mind and soul.
Creative Therapy at the Everything Room
The Everything Room is a proud creation of Farm Aavjo, where our guests can let their creative juices flow in every way possible. Whether it is art therapy, reading, singing karaoke or playing with Cookie (Farm Cat) we encourage our guests to use this space to engage in self-discovery and stress relief. The Everything Room serves as a retreat within our Farm retreat, inviting guests to explore their emotions and thoughts through creative mediums.
Our Farm stay in Pushkar is a safe place where everyone can relax and rejuvenate. Just because you are travelling doesn’t mean that you cannot do it as a leisurely pace.
Whether you're a solo traveler seeking a peaceful retreat or a family in search of a wholesome getaway, Farm Aavjo welcomes you to embrace the peaceful rhythm of Pushkar.
Here you can embrace the simplicity, warmth, and charm of the Aravalli’s and also create beautiful travel memories with yourself and your loved ones by engaging the simple pleasures of Farm Life.
Pushkar Aao toh Farm Aavjo Saa🙏