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Rann of Kutch

One of the largest salt deserts in the world, Rann of Kutch is a large area of salt marshland located in the Kutch District of Gujarat state. It spans the border between Pakistan and India. This unique and remarkable place with its surreal landscapes is a treat for photographer’s, and has in the recent years grown popular as one of the most popular offbeat destinations in India.

The Rann of Kutch is divided into the Great Rann and Little Rann. It is the only large flooded grasslands zone in the Indian subcontinent. The area has desert on one side and the sea on the other, which enables various ecosystems, including mangroves and desert vegetation. Its grassland and deserts are home to forms of wildlife that have adapted to its unique conditions.

The best to visit Rann of Kuctch is during the Rann Utsav, a tourism festival and an initiative of Gujarat Tourism. It starts some time in November and goes uptill March. It is a unique manifestation of varied cultural ethos of the region, known for the ethnic flavor and celebrative zest. It has everything covered under its myriad offerings of folk dances, handicrafts, sightseeing, star gazing and several other adventures.

Explore & Experience–

  • The Great Rann
  • The Little Rann
  • Rann Utsav
  • Dholavira
  • Kutch Desert Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary
  • Prag Mahal Bhuj
  • Mandvi Beach
  • Aina Mahal Bhuj
  • Narayan Sarovar

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