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  • The Desert National Park is dotted with Padam Talao Lake, Rajbaugh Lake, Milak Lake. It abounds in flora and fauna. It is one of the most popular Indian wildlife reserves.

    There are a large number of reptiles also found dwelling in the desert park of Jaisalmer. The monitor lizards, spiny tail lizards, saw scaled vipers are abundantly found. Desert National Park, Jaisalmer is the treasure trove of wild animals such as black bucks, chinkaras, hares, wolves, desert cats, desert foxes. Birdlife in this sandy habitat is vivid and spectacular. Birds such as the sand grouse, partridges, bee-eaters, larks and shrikes are usually seen. Bird watchers and bird photographers should not give this place a miss as well.

    Pink Roses are only available in Pushkar area. There are fruit Gardens and small interior Villages where rural life style is still totally untouched from urbanization. In the park, you can go for Park rides, jeep safaris, camel rides, bird watching excursions and nature walks.

  • Useful information about the Desert National Park

  • 01Best Time to Visit

  • 02How to get there

    By train: From Delhi to Jaisalmer by train and then road transport.

    By road: RSRTC buses run regularly from Delhi to Rajasthan.

    Distance: Delhi to Jaisalmer - 882 kms, Jaisalmer to Desert National Park - 40 kms

    Best Time to visit: October to March

  • 03Wildlife Attractions

  • 04Flaura and Fauna

  • 05Other Attractions in the Vicinity

    Akal Wood Fossil Park: It is 17 kms from Jaisalmer, holds a natural flora and faunas fossils that are estimated to be around 160 million years old. These fossils are quite rare.

    Pokran: It is a fort town. Pokran has a museum of weaponry, brocade clothes.

  • 06Things to Carry

    1. A hat, cap or turban
    Sunscreen and sunglasses
    Long-sleeve shirt, long trousers, sneakers or other type of solid shoes. Remember, the sun is fierce!
    Camera and film
    Toilet paper and towel
    Diary, pen, a book to read, cards or other games
    Medical kit
  • 07Other Information

    Food and mineral water will be given at all times. Our cooks use only mineral water when cooking meals.
    The meal will be purely vegetarian and freshly cooked over campfire.
    You are not required to bring a sleeping bag. You will be provided clean bedrolls, this will keep you warm.
    Make sure that, you do not spoil the sites of desert.
  • Other Attractions Near Desert Nation Park

  • 08Jaisalmer Fort

  • 09Bada Bagh

  • 10Gadsisor Lake

  • 11Sam Sand Dunes

  • 12Khuldera Village

  • 13Khaba Fort

  • 14Patwon Ki Haveliyan

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