Rann of Kutch


The Rann of Kutch is a salt marsh located in the Thar Desert in the Kutch District of Gujarat. Also referred to as the White Desert, it is about 7,505.22 sq. km. in size and is reputed to be one of the largest salt deserts in the world.

The Rann of Kutch region is also home to a range of ecologically rich wildlife such as the flamingos and the wild ass that can be spotted around the desert often. Rann is also a part of a few sanctuaries such as the Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary, Kutch Desert Sanctuary etc. It is a paradise for wildlife photographers and nature enthusiasts alike.