Jaisalmer is a prominent tourist spot located in the northwestern state of Rajasthan in India.
It is known as the 'golden city' due to its golden dunes and castles clad in golden honey sandstone.
Jaisalmer is adorned with lakes, ornate Jain temples and havelis.
Climb onto the camel saddle and make your way through this desert to camp under the starry night sky for an unforgettable experience.
The Jaisalmer Fort stands as a citadel with narrow alleys inhabited by people for generations and shops selling colourful handicrafts.
Jaisalmer is a town, and to reach the Sand Dunes, travellers have to take a jeep safari followed by a camel ride.
Thus, Jaisalmer is an amalgamation of exotic Indian desert culture, heritage and adventure.
Desert Safari in Jaisalmer
Jaisalmerin Rajasthan is frequented by tourists for its large stretches of desert sand.
Popular Desert Safaris in Jaisalmer takes place in Sam Sand Dunes.
A Jeep takes you to a point near Sam Sand Dunes (around 45km from the city) from where the camel ride starts and lasts for around 90 minutes.
You will also stop by at a few attractions on your way.
The safaris can be done in the morning or in the evening followed a delicious meal alongside a musical dance program that showcases the local culture of Rajasthan.
If you don't wish to indulge in this experience and want to go for a off-beat experience, there are a few operators like Trotters that will take you to Khuri Sand Dunes.
The meal will be modest and the tent will be pitched for you making it perfect for stargazing (also because there is no light pollution in this part).