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    Dune Bashing and Camel Safari in Jaisalmer
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    • Jaisalmer, the Golden City, the heart of the famous Thar desert is one of the most visited tourist destinations in India. The ideal time to visit Jaisalmer is between the months of September and March when it is not too warm. Thrillophilia recommends that you visit Jaisalmer for at least a week to explore its rich heritage and culture including its famous Rajasthani cuisine.

      Best time to visit Jaisalmer: 
      October to February

      Distance From Major Cities:
      Delhi: 793 Kms
      Jaipur: 585 Kms
      Jodhpur: 294 kms
      Udaipur: 522 kms
    • Adventurous Things to do in Jaisalmer

    • 01Experience Dune Bashing

      Experience Dune Bashing

      If you are still thinking, dune bashing is a popular adventure sports of the Gulfs and the Arabs, you should think again! Thar Desert areas near Jaisalmer are also considered as ideal locations for dune bashing and off-roading as well. The Sam Sand Dunes are thronged by thousands of adventure junkies who has a yearning for these two sports and make it part of their Jaisalmer trip.

      The name Jaisalmer itself brings out the vibrancy and charm. It floods the heart with the true feeling of culture at one end and the feeling of royal exuberance on the other. The daylight hues, the yellow sands, the pink and red forts, the royal palaces, and the Arabian night dances are set to capture your hearts.


      Dune Bashing at Sam Sand Dunes in Jaisalmer

      Dune Bashing at Sam Sand Dunes in Jaisalmer

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    • 02Parasailing at Jaisalmer

      Parasailing at Jaisalmer
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      • Digvijay Singh
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      About the Activity:
      • Fly high in the air and enjoy the golden sand dunes of Thar dessert.
      • Get trained by professionals and experience true form of Parasailing in the deserts.
      • Head back home with lots of adventurous and thrilling memories.
    • 03Paramotoring at Jaisalmer

      Paramotoring at Jaisalmer
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      • C V Singh
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        C V Singh
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      About the Activity:
      • Embrace yourself with a bird's eye view and glide with desert birds while paramotoring high above the Jaisalmer desert and let the desert breeze guide your way during this unique adventure.
      • Our team will make sure you’re gliding at a safe height, and will be taking pictures of you paramotoring. 
      • One will be at a considerable height to view the golden dune of Jaisalmer. 
      • This sport encourages adventurous spirit among all age groups. The pilot on the craft will be controlling your glide for your complete comfort and safety. 
    • 04Quad Biking in Jaisalmer

      Quad Biking in Jaisalmer
      • h1 Hour
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      • Sunil Kumar
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        Sunil Kumar
      About the Activity:
      • If you are looking for some amazing quad biking experience, then this tour is a perfect fit for you.
      • Indulge in the quad biking experience and explore the trails of the jungle in Rajasthan.
      • Get an option to drive a 200 CC or 570 CC 4x4 as per your convenience and for kids 50 CC bikes are also available.
      • Cover the distance of about 2 KM with your quad bike inside the jungle and the surrounding area.
      • Have an amazing riding experience with the sightseeing.
      • End your quad bike ride with lots of amazing memories.
    • 05Adventure Activities For Kids at Jaisalmer

      Adventure Activities For Kids at Jaisalmer
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      • Mr. Kumar
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      About the Activity:
      • indulge your kids in an array of activities in the heart of the Thar Desert like never before with your children and family.
      • Engage yourself in activities like mini zip-lining, body zorbing, archery, tao’s spider cobweb and low rope course.
      • All the activities are equipped with state of the art safety gear and an professional instructor.
    • Camping in Jaisalmer

    • 06Royal Desert Stay at The Serai Jaisalmer, Rajasthan

      Royal Desert Stay at The Serai Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
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      • Abhishek Anand
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      About the Activity:

      The Serai is a luxury desert camp and spa, is set on 100 acres estate of desert in Thar. The resort’s especially tailored excursions, led by experienced guides will take you to some beautiful places off the beaten track, and also to the medieval city and fort of Jaisalmer. One can enjoy the beauty of desert with camel and horse safaris trips. The Serai has twenty-one luxurious canvas tents, divided into three categories. There are fourteen 'Tented Suites', each with their own verandah, drawing room, spacious air-conditioned bedroom and, of course, en-suite bathroom.  The six 'Luxury Tented Suites' have in addition, a private walled-in garden with a plunge pool. And, the 'Royal Suite' which boasts its own private spa, pool, and lounge tents is the ultimate in luxury living in the desert!

      The Dining Tent serves delicious western repasts as well as sumptuous local delicacies, using much home-grown organic produce from the camp's organic vegetable and herb garden.

      Jaisalmer lies like an oasis, in the centre of India’s Thar Desert, a landscape of dunes and dusks that roll away as far as the eye can see. The area is home to a range of desert wildlife which includes rare species like the Great Indian Bustard and the elusive Indian Gazelle.

    • 07Luxury Swiss Tent Stay in Jaisalmer

      Luxury Swiss Tent Stay in Jaisalmer
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      • Digvijay Singh
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        Digvijay Singh
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      About the Activity:
      • Enjoy the Great Thar Desert Sam (Jaisalmer) the Dry Paradise in Rajasthan.
      • Stay inside the Swiss tents and experience the authentic Rajasthani culture and cuisines. 
      • Go for the camel safari in the golden sands of Thar Desert.
      • Note – These rates are not applicable on festive dates & special events
    • 08Luxury Camp Stay in Jaisalmer

      Luxury Camp Stay in Jaisalmer
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      • Shubhangana Raj
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        Shubhangana Raj
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      About the Activity:

      • Get ready to feel the essence of Rajasthan in a luxury camp at Jaisalmer.
      • Explore some of the most beautiful desert while riding a camel.
      • Enjoy the delicious meal and bask in the cultural program conducted in the camp.
      • You can also opt for an adventurous package that includes jeep safari, ATV ride and more to satiate your thirst for adventure along with an overnight stay in tent.
      • Package 1 offers stay, cultural show, breakfast, lunch or dinner, and camel ride.
      • Package 2 offers stay, cultural show, breakfast, lunch or dinner, camel ride, quad bike, and jeep safari.
    • 09Desert Camp Safari in Jaisalmer

      Desert Camp Safari in Jaisalmer
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      •  Balwant Singh
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      About the Activity:

      • Get ready to feel the essence of Rajasthan on a camping safari at Jaisalmer
      • Explore some of the most beautiful locations in the vicinity riding a desert camel.
      • Relax with a picturesque  stay in a deluxe Swiss tent with your family and friends.
      • Enjoy the delicious meals basking in the desert dunes.
      Note: Pick up and Drop, Parasailing and Jeep Safari can be availed at an extra cost.
    • Desert Safaris in Jasialmer

    • 10 Go for Camel Safari

       Go for Camel Safari
      You miss a big chunk of the fun that can be experienced in  Jaisalmer  if you do not go for the thrilling desert safari. The biggest attraction and the closest place to the Thar Desert, Sam is widely stretched without any vegetation. You can also enjoy the camel hump rides through the beautiful desert.
      Desert Camel Safari in Jaisalmer

      Desert Camel Safari in Jaisalmer

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    • 11Jeep Safari at Jaisalmer

      Jeep Safari at Jaisalmer
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        C V Singh
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      About the Activity:
      • The scorching desert is the ideal venue for a magical and memorable day. 
      • Leave behind the hustle and bustle of the city, and embark on a journey where a trained jeep driver will lead you to the thrilling trip into the Thar desert.
      • Experience the aspects of traditional life of golden city with mythical and timeless beauty of the desert with our dune safari in Sam Dunes, Jaisalmer.
      • Explore the traditional costumes of the villagers and houses made up of sand and grass roof as you move through the isolated sand dunes of the Thar Desert.
    • 12Dune Safari at Jaisalmer

      Dune Safari at Jaisalmer
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      •  C V Singh
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        C V Singh
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      About the Activity:
      • The mysterious desert is the ideal venue for a magical and memorable day. 
      • Leave behind the hustle and bustle of the city, and set out over a dune safari.
      • Jeep driver will lead you to the thrilling journey – over the sand dunes, and through the Jaisalmer Desert Conservation Reserve.
      • Experience the aspects of traditional life of golden city with mythical and timeless beauty of the desert with the dune safari in Jaisalmer.
    • 13Half Day Desert Safari in Jaisalmer

      Half Day Desert Safari in Jaisalmer
      • h8 Hours
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      • Shahnawaz Khan
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        Shahnawaz Khan
      About the Activity:
      • If you are looking for some enthralling desert adventure, then this tour is a perfect fit for you.
      • Enjoy the enthralling camel ride amidst the beautiful sand dunes of Jaisalmer.
      • Reach the Sam desert at around 3.30 PM, which is just 45 minutes drive from Jaisalmer.
      • Embark for the short camel ride and explore the beautiful dunes of Sam desert.
      • After the camel ride, witness one of the most beautiful sunset behind the dunes and head to the camp.
      • Get a traditional welcome with arti-tikka and dhols and enjoy the refreshments like tea, coffee and snacks while you enjoy the Rajasthani folk dance and music. show
      • Groove to the music and enjoy a delicious authentic Rajasthani veg buffet dinner.
      • End your trip at around 10.30 PM and head back your home with lots of memories.
    • 14Cultural Evening in Jaisalmer

      Cultural Evening in Jaisalmer
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      • Mahendra Singh
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        Mahendra Singh
      About the Activity:
      • If you want to have an amazing experience amidst the beautiful sand dunes of Rajasthan, then this tour is a perfect fit for you.
      • Embark on this amazing tour and experience a camel rides to explore the Sam sand dunes.
      • Behold the beautiful sunset behind the golden sands of sand dunes.
      • Proceed to the camp and enjoy a traditional welcome followed by the Rajasthani folk music and dance while you enjoy evening tea and delicious snacks.
      • Have a delicious Rajasthani buffet near the camp fire with your loved ones.
      • End your trip with lots of memories.
    • Sightseeing Tours and Places in Jaisalmer

    • 15Full Day Sightseeing Tour of Jaisalmer

      Full Day Sightseeing Tour of Jaisalmer
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      • Feroz Khan
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        Feroz Khan
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      About the Activity:
      • Embark on the sightseeing tour of the city of Jaisalmer.
      • Visit Jaisalmer fort, Bada Bagh, Salim k Haveli, and Patwon Ki Haveli
      • Capture a lot of pictures with your family and loved ones.
      • End your day and head back home with lots of memories
    • 16Sightseeing in Jaisalmer

      Sightseeing in Jaisalmer
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      • Kundan Panwar
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        Kundan Panwar
      About the Activity:
      • Enjoy your vacation by signing up with this tour and explore the mesmerizing beauty of Jaisalmer.
      • Breath in the fresh air as you visit the Gadisar Lake and explore the Vyas Chhatri which is a great example of Rajasthani architecture.
      • Visit the Jaisalmer Fort, Jain Temple and Patwa Haveli and in the evening enjoy a Desert safari on a camel back.
      • Explore the Lodurva, Kuldhara, Amar Sagar and Badabagh before ending your tour.
    • 17Padharo Jaisalmer Sightseeing Trip

      Padharo Jaisalmer Sightseeing Trip
      • d3 Daysn2 Nights
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      • Pratap Singh Rajawat
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        Pratap Singh Rajawat
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      About the Activity: 
      • Get picked up from the Jaisalmer railway station and embark on an amazing journey in the golden sands.
      • Enjoy your one night in an amazing hotel and one night amidst the beautiful sand dunes of Jaisalmer.
      • Have a traditional welcome with Tikka, aarti and non-alcoholic drinks after reaching at the camp site. 
      • Embark on the desert safari and get a chance to ride the camels with your loved ones. 
      • Enjoy the traditional Rajasthani dances and musical programs in the evening along with lip-smacking Rajasthani cuisines. 
      • Next morning, enjoy the sunrise over the golden sand of Jaisalmer as you enjoy the delicious breakfast and end your journey
    • 18Visit Indo-Pak Border

      After a spiritual visit to the Tanot Mat Mandir and the museum, you can make it to the Indo-Pak Border and witness the international borderline between India and Pakistan. However, before visiting the border, one needs to get proper documentations and permissions from the Indian Millitary and the local authority.
      Border Visit in Jaisalmer

      Border Visit in Jaisalmer

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    • 19Photography Tour in Jaisalmer

      Photography Tour in Jaisalmer
      • h2 Hours
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      • Ms. Raj
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        Ms. Raj
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      About the Activity:
      • Experience Rajasthan like never before in just two hours by enthralling in a photography tour over the sand dunes and the surrounding vicinity.
      • Take an adventurous trek into the desert national park while finding many photo opportunities.
      • This tour is most suitable for wide anglers for the perfect imagery of wildlife and tradition.

    • 20Visit the Jaisalmer Fort

      Image Credit : Ana Raquel S. Hernandes - flickr

      A five-storied structure constructed in a traditional Rajasthani method. The rich heritage of the Jaisalmer fort can be seen portrayed in the novel written by Satyajit Ray which was later turned into a movie. The architectural pattern this fort is divided into three layers of walls. The outside layer is made up of solid stone blocks.The forts of Rajasthan are very intricate in nature.

      The second layer goes around the fort. The inward partition is the third layer which was used by Rajput warriors to hurl boiling water, oil, blocks of rocks on the enemies. This enigmatic structure is sure to keep your eyes wide open.

    • 21Visit the Gadsisar Lake

      Image Credit : Terry Presley - Flickr

      Gadsisar Lake is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Jaisalmer. Leaving the crowd away, there is Gadsisar lake, which is the symbol of peace and prosperity. It was once a water reservoir to the whole of Rajasthan.

      The major tourist attraction of the Gadsisar Lake is the lake surrounding temples and migratory birds. If you are lucky enough you might just be able to spot a migratory bird. There are a number of temples around it making it a famous pilgrimage spot.

    • 22Visit the Salim Singh ki Haveli

      This Haveli is slightly different from the other Havelis in terms of art and sculpture. The roof of this Haveli has been built in the form of a peacock. At the entrance of the Haveli, there are tuskers made of sand stones guarding the haveli.

      This haveli has 38 balconies and each balcony has its own artistry. The name given to this Haveli is Jahaz mahal because of the front of the haveli resembling ship stern. Thrillophilia recommends a visit to this Haveli to see how beautiful art can be.

    • 23Visit the Patwon ki Haveli

      Image Credit : 4ocima - flickr

      The Patwon ki Haveli is considered to be one of the most important Havelis of Jaisalmer because of two important things: it was the first Haveli to be ever built in Jaisalmer and it is a cluster of 5 different havelis making it one of the biggest Havelis. The other name given to this Haveli is the “mansion of brocade merchants” because the Patwa family used to deal in gold and silver.

      Currently, the Haveli is taken care of by the Rajasthan government. The gateways and arches of this Haveli are also masterpieces. The entire Haveli is made of yellow sandstone and the main gateway of this Haveli is brown.

    • 24Visit the Jain Temple

      Image Credit : Nagarjun Kandukuru - flickr
      Jain temple is located within the boundaries of the Jaisalmer fort. This temple is amust visit on a Jaisalmer tour. Thrillophilia can make arrangements for you to get inside the temple. The temple is rich in architecture and art. The Jain temple still holds the idol of Parshvanath which has been built from black stones.
    • 25Spot Wildlife in a Desert National Park

      Image Credit : Chinmayisk

      Unlike the other national parks in India, this park lies barren and is formed by sand-dunes, rocky surfaces and salt lake bottoms. The park also has some of the fixed dunes spreading throughout its length and breadth.

      Home to some of the indigenous wildlife and avifauna species, this park represents a unique ecosystem. Chinkara, Indian Fox, Hare and Desert Cat are some of the most commonly found animals in this park. Amongst the birds, the Great Indian Bustard or the state bird of Rajasthan is found in abundance in this park.