The festival of Gangaur is celebrated throughout Rajasthan, in order to welcome arrival of spring. The folk women congregate to dress Gangaur images and then take them to the ceremonial procession via different city parts. The march vanishes at Gangaur Ghat and the imageries are relocated to unusual boats amidst festivity and singing. This is the time when the culture of Rajasthan is portrayed in the form of dances and songs.
In order to visit Gangaur Ghat, there are many hotel facilities available in Udaipur. Udaipur is few kilometers away from Gangaur Ghat. Thus, people can stay at Udaipur hotels and plan their trip to Gangaur Ghat accordingly.
Hotels in and around Gangaur Ghat
• Pratap Country Inn, Udaipur
Rajasthan - 313001
Tariff: ranges from Rs. 700/- up to 1000/-
Mid Priced Hotels
• WelcomHeritage Karni Fort, Udaipur
Rajasthan - 342006
Tariff: Ranges between Rs. 5300/- up to Rs 6700 and above
• Trident, Udaipur
Haridasji Ki Magri
Rajasthan – 313001
Tariff: ranges between Rs. 11200/- up to Rs 11900/- and above
(Only double room)
Best time to visit Gangaur Ghat
July to August is the best time to visit Gangaur since between these months Gangaur festival takes place to celebrate harvest, monsoon and martial fidelity in Rajasthan.
How to reach Gangaur Ghat
By air: Debock has the nearest Airport with a distance of 24 kilometers from Udaipur. Daily airlines are operated from Udaipur to various major cities of the country.
By rail: Udaipur has well-interlinked railheads with all important cities of the country such as Delhi, Mumbai etc.
By road: Udaipur has well-connected bus link services to several places of the country.
Tourist places to see around Gangaur Ghat
• City Palace
• Jagdish Temple
• Bagore ki Haveli
• Sahelion ki Bari
• Gulab Bagh
• Bharat Lok Kala Museum
Fateh Memorial Building
Near Suraj Pol