Camel Safari - An Adventurous JourneyCamel Safari is one of the unique ways to explore small villages in Rajasthan. Camel Safaris is most exciting and soft adventure. It is a great experience to explore the Thar - a vibrantly, living, desert, very colourful and hospitable on the back of the swaying Camel.
Camel, the ship of the desert was domesticated thousands of years ago primarily for the purpose of making tedious journeys through the unforgiving and harsh Thar Desert. Whatever is the choice of safari, a short trip to typical Rajasthani village or a long-distance expedition, camel is the most native guide, to explore the eccentricities of Rajasthan. As the deserts are to hot and harsh it is better to travel in the cooler parts of the day, the mornings and evenings.
The sights en route the safari will captivate you and become a part of your most treasured memories. There may be barren land for as far as the eyes can see and extraordinary view of sea of yellow shimmering sand. The safari often passes through millet fields, small hamlets and interesting deserted ruins, most of these safaris last for three to four days. The caravan of camels stops at night and all camp out in tents as star in the open sky being the watchman all night.
This usual safari includes many of the following places: Sam Sand Dunes : This is 42 km from Jaisalmer, almost the closest point to witness the total sandy and extensive desert. One can see the wavelets carved out by winds on the sand. Camel rides on the sand dunes are an unforgettable experience as is the radiant sunset in Sam, Jaisalmer.
Some other places of interest covered by the camel safari are - Bada Bagh & Chatris, Amar Sagar, Mool Sagar, Barmer, Lodurva, Kuldhera, Khuri, Akal Wood Fossil Park, Desert National Park and lots more.
The Thar Desert in Rajasthan with its vast stretches of sand, dotted with dunes and its own specially adapted shrubs and wild life is ideal territory for Camel Safari. Camel Safari is an unique experience to admire the magic of the rustic village environs and culture. One can experience this adventurous tour mostly in the region of Bikaner, Khimsar, Osian & Jaisalmer