Thar Desert

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

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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  • Thar Desert Address: Rajasthan, India, Jaisalmer
  • Thar Desert Price: Free
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  • 0.05% of people who visit Jaisalmer include Thar Desert in their plan

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

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Thar Desert


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

People normally also visit Jaisalmer Airport while planning their trip to Thar Desert.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • This place was really amazing. The great Indian Thar Desert is full of adventures for me. ..I previously loved the culture of Rajasthan.. but now, it feels like my heart is forever in those sand dunes and forts... It was really a memorable journey and visit to Rajasthan.. ♥️

  • Pride of Rajasthan and India.. nice experience.. specially when visited during starting of the winter season. Camel safari is good

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

  • Visited this place for the second time and it still feel so new. It totally depends on you how you would like to enjoy this place. We enjoyed by clicking a lot of photos with amazing effects.

  • The pearl of Rajasthan. Greatest experience of desert. Wish to get a chance of visiting again.

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