Kutch: A Beautiful Strech Of White Dessert!!!

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Tejal Kendre
Aug 04, 2019   •  9 views

Kutch is lying in the westernmost part of Gujarat. The meaning of the term Kutch is something which intermittently becomes wet and dry like reptiles.

Kutch is popularly known for the Rann Of Kutch. The land in rann of kutch is dried up during the summer or winter & it shows white color because of dried salt.

Kutch is the largest district of India. Kutch has mind-blowing cultural traits and also inspiring history. You must visit here at least once in your life.

How to reach

BY ROAD

Kutch is well-connected by the roads to other cities. State transport buses are available from Ahmedabad. You can travel easily.

BY RAIL

The nearest railway station to Kutch is in Bhuj. Also kutch Express is available from Bombay via Ahmedabad up to Gandhinagar.

BY AIR

Bhuj, the main town of Kutch has daily flights from Bombay, about 72 km away. which take about 40 minutes to reach.

Best time to visit in Kutch

In winter you can experience the pleasant climate. In winter you will enjoy sightseeing. If you like saw a different kind of forests and you have an attraction for wildlife then for you winter will be the prime time to visit Kutch. So, that’s why Winter is the best time to visit the place.

Tourist attractions

Rann of Kutch

This is the signature destination of the Kutch. The Great Rann of Kutch covers more than 7000 square kilometers & it filled with marshy salts that make it the white desert. In rann of kutch, you will experience an illusion of endlessness. In mid-November, the localized people celebrate Rann Utsav where artists perform there art and camel safaris are carried out. Camel safari to the middle of the desert for camping, dining and enjoying cultural activities these moments would be the best moments in kutch Diaries. I would like to suggest you that, you must visit Rann of kutch at least once because kutch is a place that you can’t miss.

Dholavira

Dholavira is the Khadir Bet island of Gujarat, this is a historical site. Dholavira is famous for major excavations of remains of Harappan Architecture and handicrafts. Entry into the site is free and you can visit on any day throughout the week. If you have an interest in ancient history then you will enjoy being at this place.

Mandvi

Mandvi is famous for ship-building yards of the country. This place is a center for the shipbuilding industry as well as the timber wood industry. You can enjoy a camel ride, horse ride, sunset view, picnic in Mandvi beach. This will definitely worth your time.

Bhuj

Bhuj is the capital of Kutch. The city is on Bhujia Dungar which the city has been named after. The Rani Mahal, the Prag Mahal, and the Aina Mahal are the most exquisite in Bhuj.

Kutch Museum

You should start your day with kutch museum. You will get to know the historical background of the people of the kutch. You will get a display of Kshatrapa inscriptions, tribal artifacts, folk arts and crafts, musical instruments, metalwork, sculptures, ancient arms, and others.

  • Timing: 10:00 am to 1:00 am and 2:30 pm to 5:30

  • Closed: Wednesday (Public Holiday).

  • Entry Fee: Rs. 5

Kutch desert wildlife sanctuary

This sanctuary is famous for spotting flamingo. You can also find many endangered species like wild boar, desert fox, porcupine, jackals, etc.

Famous Festival of Kutch

Kutch Mahotsav

This festival takes place in December-January. This festival is celebrated in the desert region of Gujarat. During this festival, you can enjoy traditional music and dance performances, exhibitions, music concerts & you can live in tents and you will get a feeling like Arabian nights.

Things to do in kutch
  • Be Witness of Gorgeous White Salt Desert, Great Rann of Kutch.

  • Shopping

  • Enjoy Camel Ride on Mandvi Beach.

  • Experience the Interesting Melange of Religion and Nature.

  • Enjoy the Real Beauty of the Kutch Culture in its Handicraft Village Tour.

Famous street food in kutch
  • Gujarati thali

  • Dabeli

  • Mirchi poa

  • Khakra

  • Mithai

For more information visit

https://en.m.wikipedia.org

Thank you!!!

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