Overview

Ragasthan is a cultural festival featuring music, film, art, photography and other outdoor activities that takes place in the picturesque surroundings of the Sam Sand dunes in Jaisalmer, in the Indian state of Rajasthan. The festival features an eclectic mix of music genre ranging from Pop, Rock, Alternative, Techno, Trance, Club, Afro, Sufi, Jugalbandis, folk, Raga and Country music. There’s a similar variety in the film screening section, which showcases everything from feature films, short films, documentaries, classics, cult films and experimental cinema. The event also is a host to other art and cultural activities like sculpting, drawing, impromptu performances, star gazing with astronomers, etc. Travel to Jaisalmer this February and experience this amazing festival in the most beautiful of surroundings.

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Packages

EMI options available for all packages listed below

Available packages

Ragasthan Essential: Experience Ragasthan and see the city of Jaisalmer with the comforts of a hotel.

Ragasthan with Jodhpur: Add a little extra to your Ragasthan experience! See both Jodhpur and Jaisalmer along with the festival with these packages.


Jaisalmer Marriott Resort & Spa with Ranbanka Palace Jodhpur Package
INR 50,800

Jaisalmer Marriott Resort & Spa Package
INR 43,000

Premium Swiss Tent with Ranbanka Palace Jodhpur Package
INR 38,200

Swiss Tent with Nirvana House Jodhpur Package
INR 29,300

Hotel Rang Mahal with Hotel Niky International Jodhpur Package
INR 27,500

Hotel Rang Mahal Package
INR 23,900

Hotel Pleasant Haveli with Nirvana House Jodhpur Package
INR 20,200

Hotel Pleasant Haveli Package
INR 17,500

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Artist lineup

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Guide to the event
curated information about the event

Schedule

Schedule for the next edition of Ragasthan has not been released yet.

SAM SAND DUNES,
PRIVATE CAMPING IN DESERT, SALKHA, RAJASTHAN

About the venue

Reaching the venue

Bus

Getting to the venue from Jodhpur Airport

  • Bus rides are available in A/C, Non A/C, Volvo buses from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer and also from other cities in India to Jaisalmer.
  • The journey is approximately 6 hours.
  • You can book tickets on www.redbus.in.

Train

Getting to the venue from Jodhpur Airport:

  • The Jodhpur railway station is approximately 5 Km away from the airport. There are certain direct trains from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer.
  • You can take Jodhpur to Jaisalmer Express 14810 from Jodhpur station.
  • In case you choose to travel from any other Indian city by rail, then there are 3 other direct trains one each from MumbaiKolkata and Delhi.
  • You may take a car or taxi from Jaisalmer station to the venue.
  • For bookings and schedules, you may visit Indian Railways website.

Taxi

Getting to the venue from Jodhpur Airport:

  • There is general taxi service and prepaid taxi service available at the airport.
  • You can hire a taxi directly to Sam Sand Dunes.
  • For further information, refer here.

 

Getting to the venue from the city:

  • Cabs are easily available in the city. You can book your cab in advance from the city to the venue
  • Taxi agencies in the city include:

Own vehicle

Getting to the venue from Jodhpur Airport:

  • Car rental services are available at the airport.
  • Apart from that, some of the car rental agencies in the city are:
  • The minimum car rental fare would be approximately INR 4,000.00 and would rise depending upon the type of car and package chosen.

 

Getting to the venue from the city:

 

Parking at the venue:

  • Parking arrangements are available on site. There is a designated caravan area for car park on site. More details for the same will be available closer to the festival dates.
  • For further information, check here.

Inside the venue

Event specific info

Food & Beverages:

  • Food stalls and restaurants are available.
  • You can get both beverages like tea and coffee as well as alcohol at the bar in Mauro.
  • Certain restaurants, stalls and cash counters are operational 24/7 while the rest of the space shuts at the convenience of the stall owner post 11:00 pm.
  • Alcohol will not be served to patrons under legal drinking age. The organizers reserve the right to ask for a valid photo ID proof before serving.

 

Inside the Venue:

Item

Allowed (Yes/No)

Comments

Alcohol

No

 

Animals (Service Animals)

Yes

Pets will not be allowed within the three music stages.

Bags

Yes

 

Beverages (alcoholic / nonalcoholic)

No

 

Cigarettes

No

 

Commercial Signs/Merchandise

No

Unless authorized by

Ragasthan event pvt. Ltd.

Containers 
(Bottles, Ice boxes, any Aerosol Container)

No

 

Food/Baby Food

No

Only certain special food which may be necessary or prescribed.

Fireworks

No

 

Laser Lights and Pointers

No

 

Mace/Pepper Spray

No

 

Medicines

Yes

You are advised to consult doctors and carry prescribed medicines and take any health precautions if needed.

Noisemakers And Horns

No

 

 

Specifications:

  • Earplugs are recommended especially for children.

 

Other Amenities:

  • Restrooms
  • Assistance
  • First Aid
  • Lockers
  • Shops

General info

Stages

  • Morio

    • Pop, Rock, World Folk

  • Ammara

    • Electronic, Progressive, Tech, Trance

  • Birakha

    • Indie, Acoustic, Unplugged

 

Activities

 

  • Ujalo

    • Cinema At The Festival

  • Galiyaro

    • At The Festival

  • Udham

    • Adventure At The Festival

  • Mauro

    • Eat Drink Shop Belong




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