Mewar Festival

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Country and Region IndiaRajasthan
Type of Festival Dance, Music
Location of Festival Mewar, Rajasthan, India
Festival Contact Information

Mewar Festival
c/o Rajassthan Tourist Information Bureau
Commerce House
2, Ganesh Chandra
Kolkata 700 013 India

Festival Description

The Mewar festival is a celebration of spring with song, dance, processions, and devotional music that culminates with an impressive fireworks display. Like other fairs and festivals celebrated throughout the state, there is a lot of activity, which keeps the participants in a joyful frame of mind, eager to enjoy every moment.

Festival Dates April 13 - 15, 2013
Festival Links

http://www.rajasthantravelguide.com/

Practical Info:

Getting there:
  • By Road
    Rajasthan Roadways run very comfortable deluxe and air-conditioned buses from Jaipur, Delhi, Ahmedabad to Udaipur. The roads are very good, and it takes around 8-9 hours from Jaipur. You can also come by taxi from Jaipur and Ahmedabad.
  • By Air
    Udaipur is well connected to all the major cities which includes Delhi, Mumbai, Jodhpur, Jaipur.
  • By Train
    Udaipur is connected to many major cities of India. There are daily trains from Delhi, Jaipur.The best train between Delhi and Udaipur, the daily Chetak Express. Trains take around 12 hours from Jaipur to Udaipur.

    Getting around:
  • The Udaipur district has a reasonably good city bus service. Taxi and auto, rickshaws are unmetered. Udaipur is small enough and vehicle traffic slow enough to make getting around on a bicycle quite enjoyable. You can hire bicycles all over town. RTDC and several private companies offer daily tours of all the main sites.

  • Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation Ltd.
    Hotel Swagatham Campus
    Near Railway Station, Jaipur 302 001 India
    Phone: (91) 141-2203531
    Fax: (91)141-2201045
    Email: rtdc@jp1.vsnl.net.in

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