Desert National Park, Jaisalmer

3.8
#19 of 116 in Parks in Rajasthan
Explore UNESCO-protected Desert National Park and see sand dunes spreading as far as the eye can see, with small trees and bushes forming in interesting shapes to survive in harsh conditions. Take a jeep safari, go camping, or ride though the desert on a camel to truly experience the scenery. Enjoy village life and witness performances of local dances and songs, with some delicious cuisine on the menu. Engage in bird-watching and see eagles, harriers, falcons, buzzards, and vultures. Admire the spectacle of the sun setting and coloring the sky in the most magnificent hues of red, pink, and orange, then gaze up at the night sky, bejeweled with millions of stars. Make Desert National Park a part of your Jaisalmer vacation plans using our Jaisalmer trip builder.
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  • July 31, 2017
    Camel and Jeep Safari is great fun but booking should be done on the spot and not through the agent .  more »
  • July 16, 2017
    The tour itself is good but neither is nothing very special. Becomes a walk on camel closely from one hour to reach the site. Best thing is to watch the sunset and enjoy the night sleeping seeing stars. It is priceless to see a sky so clear and starry.
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  • July 7, 2017
    Binocular Hunting for the Great Indian Bustard Bird is the highlight of a drive through this park; nicknamed as 'DNP'. Travel from Sam Road or, Khuri Road to Sudhagiri and meet up with the Forest Offi...  more »

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A popular tourist destination with a wealth of attractions, Jaisalmer boasts a number of accommodations to meet the needs of its domestic and international visitors. The district around Sadar Bazar features a large number of options, with simple sandstone hotels and guesthouses complemented by the odd high-end alternative. Look closer to the fort to find the more storied and luxurious options in town, with many rooms offering extensive views of the desert city's most famous architectural highlights.
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