Evoke Experiences, an experiential hospitality company introduces the eagerly awaited Rann Utsav – The Tent City, set to commence on November 10, 2023 until February 24, 2024. This year’s edition promises an even grander celebration, featuring an ensemble of over 400 luxurious tents and welcoming about 500,000 guests to the tent city throughout the Rann Utsav festivities.
The Honorable Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has actively championed the cultural splendor of Rann Utsav and the scenic beauty of Dhordo village. He has shared captivating photos and videos showcasing the mesmerising allure of the White Rann on his X account (formerly known as Twitter).
Reflecting on his visits to Dhordo in 2009 and 2015, PM Modi expressed immense joy at Dhordo’s rich cultural heritage and natural beauty being acknowledged globally. He commended the people of Kutch, especially, for their dedication and efforts in achieving this recognition. PM Modi’s message on X carried a vision for Dhordo’s future, expecting the village to continue shining and attracting visitors from around the world. His words emphasised the vast potential of Indian tourism and the significant contributions of the local community.
Bhavik Sheth, COO of Evoke Experiences, revealed, “The mesmerising visuals shared by the honorable Prime Minister are part of a larger narrative – a story that intertwines Rann Utsav and the Tent City by Evoke Experiences. These visuals are courtesy of Rann Utsav – The Tent City by Evoke Experiences.”
“We feel privileged to host Rann Utsav with the support of Gujarat Tourism and the Dhordo villagers. We eagerly anticipate contributing to the region’s progress,” added Sheth.
In a bid to inspire more travellers to explore the wonders of Dhordo, PM Modi extended an invitation for people to share their own cherished memories from previous visits to the village.
Nestled within the expansive Great Rann of Kutch, Dhordo village in Gujarat has gained prominence for hosting the annual Rann Utsav. This vibrant cultural festival serves as a platform to showcase the region’s deeply rooted traditional arts, music, and crafts, offering visitors a glimpse into the rich cultural tapestry of the area.
Adding to the excitement, the Dhordo village in the Kutch region recently earned the prestigious title of “Best Tourism Village” (BTV) by the United Nations Best Tourism Village, making it the sole village from India to achieve this recognition.