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White Desert

Kutch District, Bhuj, India
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Ranked #2 of 25 Attractions in Bhuj
Type: Deserts
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Bhuj, Gujarat, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

A must visit place to everyone. It is proud of kutch. The beauty of moon light reflect in desert cannot describe in words.

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Surat, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The Rann (Desert) looks beautiful during night and it's ideal to visit it during December to February.

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Dehradun, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The Kalo Dungar or the Black Hill is the tallest hill point of Kutch and from the top of this place, tourists can get an excellent view of the Great Rann of Kutch that they will never be able is to forget for long. The Kalo Dungar stands tall at 462 m and is situated at about 97km from the... More

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Try to choose a full moon evening. Photographers delight. In lots of pictures and movies you will find this place. White earth (salt on top of mud)... it will be white all around... Moon light will be reflecting from the salt crystals. Also sun set is awesome to watch. As the colors of sunset will be reflecting in the salt... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The with dessert is a great tourist attraction with many thousands of people going every day. The desert is made from salt which shows the temperatures faced in Bhuj.

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

As the title suggests, hire a motorcycle or scooter from shop on the main road in Bhuj opposite the bus station (MX I think it's called) for 400 rupees (2k deposit) and drive to the desert. The people are super friendly here. It's an long straight easy drive which takes 1.5 hours max through the most amazing landscapes strewn with... More

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Basically it is a conserved area, where salt farming is not allowed. The Sea water (back water) in summers get dried up and coats of salt is formed, which gives a white base to the complete area, upto where you can see. Well if you are planning for the white desert, pl. take care of below points. You will not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Must be visit at least once in a whole life..and try to visit in full moon day..in night a senerio is beautiful. .and in November to march its good months for visit...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The sunset is beautiful and even better is the moon rise makes the white desert almost shine in the dark. Best time will be from November to January since that when the sand is dry and you can actually walk on it. It is recommended for all the crazy travelers who would go miles to see a beautiful sight, although... More

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Surat, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

White deserts from Chobari to Dholaveera. Kutch Mahotsav or the great Kutch festival is organized during December - January every year near the days when Shivratri is celebrated in Gujarat. It offers access to the interior and beautiful recesses of the desert district. The desert-like Rann Of Kutch occupies a big part of the region. Mostly marshy, the Rann runs... More

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