The Kutch region of Gujarat has beaches, wildlife, palaces, monuments and is draped rich in culture, music dance together transforming the arid region of Kutch desert into a celebratory land. During the full moon night of the winters amidst the awe inspiring and contrasting landscape each year a month long festive extravaganza brimming with hospitality vigor and traditional flavour of the area is hosted and is known as the Rann Utsav.
The month long carnival organised at the various locales within Kutch takes one around the natural grandiose while introducing the visitor to the indigenous cultural and ethical flavour of the people. While an array of folk dances organised in the shimmering moonlit landscape provides the most enchanting experience. Gujarat Tourism organises the Rann of Kutch Utsav every year and apart from tented accomodation, AC, Non AC at Dhorodo near White Rann provides various facilities like Rann safari, Kutch carnival, cultural programmes, optional tours,visit to kutchi village, traditional fair etc.
The colourful fairs held at the beach or the banks of the lake swings with the spirit of festivity, fervor and flamboyancy while the organised tour around Kutch is an ideal accasion to be part of the region and experience the zeal and uniqueness of the people here. This is one time when natives of the region along with the travellers and administrative officers come together to celebrate the mystical magic of Kutch and its diversity. The celebratory festival begins in the Bhuj city and goes around the district with a grand finale again being held at the preliminary destination
Kutch is also abode to the endangered and interesting wildlife species like the Indian Wild Ass. This district is widely reputed as a paradise for birdwatchers. Nayan Sarovar, Lakhpat, Koteshwar, Mata na Madh, Dhinodhar mountain, Mandvi and Dholavira are some of the other interesting places in Kutch for holidays.