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Desert National Park

#12 of 73 things to do in Jaisalmer Features Animals
Jaisalmer, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Camel and Jeep Safari is great fun but booking should be done on the spot and not through the agent .

1  Thank ahmedafzal2530
Reviewed 8 July 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 Officials for better spotting. You may also spot the usual...More

1  Thank Rohit D
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Very amazing experience to be so far out of the hustle and bustle of India's cities and just watching the sand blow across the dunes. I was surprised at how many scrub trees and goats there were, also roaming camels. I missed the sunset because...More

1  Thank Degan W
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is one of the largest parks in India. A jeep safari into the park will let you see some flora, fauna, and a large number of migratory birds.

1  Thank bose_rima
Reviewed 4 June 2017

1 night in a tent in the desert under a starry sky is surely a must do.its something you will remember. We stayed at the winds resort my husband me and 2 found kids and it was perfect.everything is taken care. . the silence of...More

Thank marlene_sequeira
Reviewed 11 May 2017

we went here in summer so people advised us against going to the desert as it would be very hot. but, we were pleasantly surprised that neither the sand was hot not the weather. there was cool breeze blowing and hiked a little and sat...More

1  Thank Ditti V
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Desert is the main attraction of Jaisalmer city. It is around 45 km from city and area known as Sam dunes. You can enjoy the Camel ride, Jeep Ride, and dance performance. A beautiful place to enjoy the sunset.

Thank priteshkulkarni
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Managed to see loads of deer there. Wasn't lucky enough to spot other wildlife. Must be visited early morning or in the evenings.

Thank Ashok_Yalamanchili
Reviewed 30 April 2017

It was pretty awesome..weather was very foggy on 31st Dec morning and going on the dune in camel back was fun. They made camel go fast sometimes and i almost felt as if i will fall. Its an adventure when camel sits or stands. Dunes...More

Thank vkg123
Reviewed 26 April 2017

After seeing The great indian thar versatility of india realize..thar has there unique beauty of nature ...crestal like sand and lots of camel and panoramic view of thar all awesome

Thank Im O
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Varun M
14 March 2017|
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Response from Jeff-ABIRDER | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know it was very comfortable at the time I was there. Plan your visit early in the morning and then maybe take a break in the middle of the day and then go back late afternoon. If you have a smart phone... More
Nitya J
12 February 2017|
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Response from veer2523 | Reviewed this property |
For DNP visit you have to tie up with forest department people. It is 15-18 KM from SAM village. SAM village is 45 KM from Jaisalmer. Take overnight accommodation at SAM village and in morning visit DNP. It will be 2-3... More
24 October 2016|
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Response from wishu334 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Sorry for late reply. Hope by now you must have got your answer.