Thar Desert

  • Address: Rajasthan, India, Jaisalmer
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Tags: Desert Safari, Family And Kids, Desert

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The Thar Desert is popularly referred to as the Great Indian Desert and is basically a massive arid region that covers an area of 200,000 square kilometres. The desert is the eighteenth largest desert in the world. Over 60 percent of the desert lies in Rajasthan and the rest extends into Punjab, Gujarat and Haryana. By visiting the desert, you would get to know more about the flora and fauna of the place, the culture of the locals and a lot more. A jeep safari is one of the best enjoyed activities in the area and would let you experience the best of the desert. You could also opt for camel safaris or to camp under the stars and enjoy the beauty of the desert.

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Thar Desert, is situated in the Jaisalmer, India. Thar Desert is a nice place to visit in this area.

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Things to Know Before Visiting Thar Desert

  • 0.51% of people who visit Jaisalmer include Thar Desert in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Thar Desert visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Thar Desert

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95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Thar Desert

People normally also visit Longewala- The Battlefield while planning their trip to Thar Desert.

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  • The Thar Desert, also known as the Great Indian Desert, is a large arid region in the northwestern part of the Indian subcontinent that covers an area of 200,000 km² and forms a natural boundary between India and Pakistan. Beautiful but quite dangerous.

  • Nature at its best. Awesome view with jeep safari is a relish. Sunset and camel ride are just spectacular. Best to visit from November to March.

  • Nice and hot experience in desert. Camel safari and jeep safaris are available. Sunny day. Hot sand heavy wind. My car was covered from every side with sand within 10 minutes. So vehicles will park only the parking place. If not its difficult to move it.

  • Amazing place, you can experience what desert, heat , sand storm is all about Always go for Jeep safari if yo are going there Late night star counting is real experience but not far from the camp.

  • Beautiful desert in jaiselmer, you can see the sand dunes moving from one place to other. Great to see sun rise and sun set.

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