Desert National Park

Desert National Park, Jaisalmer: Hours, Address, Desert National Park Reviews: 4.5/5

Desert National Park
4.5
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Sunday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
About
Desert National Park, Rajasthan, India, is situated in the west Indian state of Rajasthan near the town of Jaisalmer. This is one of the largest national parks, covering an area of 3162 km². The Desert National Park is an excellent example of the ecosystem of the Thar Desert. Sand dunes form around 20% of the Park. The major landform consists of craggy rocks and compact salt lake bottoms, intermed
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The Traveller
Jodhpur District, India69 contributions
Desert park of jaisalmer
Feb 2021 • Family
This is very famous national park of india in Jaisamer. Many animals are also there. Interior from main road.
Written 1 March 2021
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DeepeshRaj
Los Angeles, CA10 contributions
Watched GIB in wild
Jan 2021 • Family
Wonderful experience and a great visit to the desert national park . Great indian bustard, fox and short toe eagle were among couple of animals we saw.
Written 3 January 2021
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Nabanita D
Hyderabad, India8 contributions
The golden Ocean of Rajasthan
Feb 2020
It was awesome experience with camel safari, Jeep Safari , night stay in the desert camp house and traditional folk dance and music seating like royal family members.
Written 12 June 2020
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Smallgoat
New Delhi, India336 contributions
Great abundance of birdlife on the dunes
Mar 2020
A 3 hr safari in the DNP was the highlight of our trip to Jaisalmer. I recommend going early, to get past the checkpost at sunrise. In March, we saw many unusual birds: the critically endangered great indian bustard, cinereous and griffon vultures, eastern imperial eagle, trumpeter finch, the isabelline and desert wheatears, black-crowned sparrow lark and the greater short-toed lark. Best of all, they were easy to spot in the wide open desert and made for some wonderful photographs against the dunes.

There is very limited traffic here: most people head for the dunes for a camel safari instead, and that too later in the day. So if you are interested in wildlife, do NOT miss this!
Written 12 March 2020
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good-living-montreal
Montreal, Canada204 contributions
Enjoyable, but overly touristic
Feb 2020
While we enjoyed the jeep ride and a bit less the camel ride, it seems that there are too many tourists coming there, especially during the Desert Festival and you have a feeling that it will destroy the natural beauty of the dunes.
Written 1 March 2020
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Yogesh Toshniwal
Nagpur, India14 contributions
Excellent
Jan 2020
This is the best activity in Jaisalmer. We did Jeep safari in the desert which was the best thrilling and adventure activity in rajasthan and the camel ride which is also absolute fun. In the evening there was folk dance and folk songs followed by rajasthani dinner. The whole activity takes around 5 -6 hours which is worth it.
Written 6 February 2020
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Himanshu J
Noida, India150 contributions
You See what You See -- you take away nothing
Dec 2019
Km after Km of sand and shrubs and Wind turbines. its amazing we have a road here -- rather a network of roads for the Indian Army to move in isolation away from the main highways. you can come back complaining about NOTHING - or you can APPRECIATE the "NOTHING"
Written 25 January 2020
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convwp
Ahmedabad, India315 contributions
Wonderful place
Jan 2020
Its a wonderful place for visit. If you want to enjoy beauty of the desert then this place is perfect. Camel ride experience was really great.
Written 11 January 2020
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vinodkhedkar
Mumbai, India5,002 contributions
Nice trip
Nov 2019
We visited the desert area on camel and jeep ride. Its an amazing experience and memorable too. One should definitely have this adventure.
Written 28 December 2019
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M Hussain
6 contributions
December 2019
Dec 2019
Must visit place in Jaisalmer, its wonderful to be there and one can enjoy the natural beauty of Rajasthan, its desert, its wild life, its villages, its culture.
Written 11 December 2019
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