Monsoon has begun and so have the festivities and fun. Gujarat Tourism, to attract tourists from all over the country, celebrates Saputara Monsoon Festival every monsoon; this year too, the monsoon festival has commenced in Saputara, amidst much enthusiasm and fervour. Saputara, Gujarat’s only hill station, turns into a bride during the festival. Here is all you should know about this monsoon festival.
Main events and other attractions during Saputara Monsoon Megh Malhar Parva 2022.
Weekend and Public Holiday Culture program: Fun activities, culture program with renowned artists every weekend and public Holidays.
Dahi Handi Competition: An activity of Dahi handi competition on Janmashtami (19th August 2022) during the event.
Nature treasure Hunt: A treasure hunt to explore and find some weird and wonderful things out in nature.
Rain Run: Rain run marathon, Rain soccer games during the monsoon festival.
Art Gallery: An art gallery during the event which has various Paintings, arts and other attractive sceneries related to Monsoon for public attraction.
Open Nature Workshops: Workshop on Photography, Art Painting & Bamboo Crafting
Local Cuisine: Engage in the soulful treasures of Saputara and uplift the Self Help Groups and villagers of neighboring area.
Open Air Book Fair: to create a dream destination for book lovers along with the mesmerizing monsoon feel while reading books in an open area.
Adventure Village/ Tribal Flavor: organize various adventure activities, games and other tribal sports for tourists.
City welcome Signage: the city welcome signage will be the attraction point for the tourists to visit the event.
Other Activities & Competition: Boat Racing, Yoga classes, Quiz contest, Seminar, Musical learning competition, Rangoli competition, Photography competition.
Inauguration of various tourist facilities: Musical Fountain, Amphitheatre, Adventure Park, Boating Jetty Area Development and Floating Jetty, Canopies around Hayat Lake, Development of Mall Road.