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Jaisalmer: Camel Safari Half-Day Tour

1. Jaisalmer: Camel Safari Half-Day Tour

After being picked up in mid-afternoon from your hotel in Jaisalmer, the airport, railway station or the bus station, you will proceed to the Sam Sand Dunes and Khuri Sand Dunes located 45 kilometers from the city. Once here, you will head out for your camel safari adventure across the Thar Desert. The major attraction for tourists visiting Sam is this native experience of the camel safari, one of the most spectacular and unique ways to experience Rajasthan. Camels are the "ships of the desert", and will guide you through this vibrant landscape. You will spend approximately 1-2 hours in the Thar Desert, before being able to enjoy the mesmerizing sunset as well as a Marwari-style dinner, served at a local's house.

Jaisalmer 3-Day Tour From Jodhpur

2. Jaisalmer 3-Day Tour From Jodhpur

Begin the trip with a pickup from the airport, railway station, hotel or other desired place in Jodhpur. Drive to Jaisalmer for 5 hours, then spend a half-day exploring the city. Visit the magnificent Jaisalmer Fort, known as the Golden Fort. See the palaces, havelis, and temples inside the fort. In the evening, visit the local markets. Check-in to your hotel and relax for an overnight stay. After breakfast, visit Nathmalji ki Haveli, Salim Singhji ki Haveli, and Patwon ki Haveli. Later, see Gadisar Lake. In the evening, go for a unique experience in the Desert, where you will enjoy a sunset camel ride. Afterward, have dinner and watch a folk dance program. Stay overnight at the desert camp in a tent. In the morning, have breakfast and check-out from the desert camp before you drive back to Jodhpur. At the end of the tour, you will be transferred to your preferred location, airport, railway station, hotel or bus station. 

Jaisalmer: Overnight Stay in Swiss Tent with Camel Safari

3. Jaisalmer: Overnight Stay in Swiss Tent with Camel Safari

Your tour will begin when you’re picked up from your hotel in Jaisalmer in the afternoon and driven to Khuri Sand Dunes.  Once you’ve arrived in Khuri, you’ll then begin a camel ride, visiting some quaint villages along the way and arriving at the sand dunes just in time for sunset. After experiencing some impressions of the desert, you’ll then enjoy a delicious Rajasthani dinner and Rajasthani folk dance and music at your campsite. Then, after nightfall, you’ll sleep in your Swiss tent under the desert stars.  The following morning after sunrise, you’ll enjoy breakfast and another camel ride before being driven back to Jaisalmer between 10-11 AM.

Jaisalmer Private City Tour with Camel Safari in Desert

4. Jaisalmer Private City Tour with Camel Safari in Desert

At 8 AM, your driver will pick you up from your booked hotel in Jaisalmer. Visit Jaisalmer Fort, a yellow sandstone fort built on Trikund Hill. Admire the splendid architecture with 99 bastions, 4 fortified gates, The Raj Mahal Palace, Jain Temples, and The Laxminath Temple.  Continue on to Patwon ki Haveli museum, which was once the largest Haveli in Jaisalmer with a cluster of 5 huge mansions or havelis. See the sandstone carvings, mirror work, fine paintings, artistic arches, and gateways. Move on to Salim Singh Ki Haveli known for its beautiful architecture and rooms forming a pattern of peacock bird. Visit Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli and marvel at the pure blend of Rajput and Islamic architecture and yellow sandstone walls decorated with eye-catching elephant patterns. Next, head to the Gadisagar Lake Tank, a water conservation tank built in 1400 AD which is a great place to enjoy some birdwatching. Spend the evening enjoying a joyous camel safari on the Sam sand dunes in the Thar Desert and take in the spectacular sunset views with golden sand all around. After the camel safari, you will be dropped back at your booked hotel in Jaisalmer to conclude the tour package

Jaisalmer: Private City Tour with Camel Safari

5. Jaisalmer: Private City Tour with Camel Safari

Upon arrival at Jaisalmer Airport, Jaisalmer Junction Railway Station or the bus station, you will be greeted by your English-speaking driver at your selected departure time. You can also be picked up at your hotel in Jaisalmer to start this full-day sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer city. Your first stop will be the Jaisalmer Fort, a fort famously known as the Golden Fort of Rajasthan. It was constructed by Raja Jaisal, the Rajput ruler in the year 1156 A.D., and ranks amongs the largest forts in the world. The golden and yellow mixed sandstone give the fort a magical appearance, with the fort itself rising from the desert sands like a mirage. The fort is a real sight to behold, complete with its 99 turrets. The fort stands tall and proud, displaying the magic of Rajasthani architecture. After the fort, you will visit Bada Bagh, Patwon Ki Haveli, the Thar Heritage Museum and Gadisar Lake. After the city tour is complete, you will head out to Sam for a camel safari in the Thar Desert. A traditional Camel Safari is one of the most spectacular and unique ways to experience Rajasthan. Camels are the ships of the deserts, and will guide you through this incredible landscape. You will spend approximately 1-2 hours in the Thar Desert before enjoying a mesmerizing sunset. At the conclusion of your tour, you will be returned to your point of origin in Jaisalmer.

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