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Sam Sand Dunes

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Sam Sand Dunes are situated at a distance of approximately 42 km from the city of Jaisalmer. Located in the midst of the Thar Desert, these sand dunes are amongst the most famous ones in Rajasthan.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“jeep safari” (98 reviews)
“sand dunes” (265 reviews)
“camel owners” (24 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Kanoi 345001, India
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"jeep safari"
in 98 reviews
"sand dunes"
in 265 reviews
"camel owners"
in 24 reviews
"camel cart"
in 32 reviews
"sunset point"
in 33 reviews
"sunset view"
in 28 reviews
"dune bashing"
in 17 reviews
"folk dance"
in 25 reviews
"desert camp"
in 35 reviews
"rajasthani food"
in 11 reviews
"night stay"
in 22 reviews
"watch the sunset"
in 18 reviews
"cultural program"
in 14 reviews
"jaisalmer city"
in 28 reviews
"rajasthan trip"
in 9 reviews
"nice experience"
in 17 reviews
"desert experience"
in 14 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Generally reviews list Sam Sand Dunes as crowded. But the adventure that it assures nonetheless is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Two kinds of safari are available here during sunset: One on Camel-back, and the other in jeeps; both being extraordinarily thrilling. One may book both, devoting...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in desart camp for one night. They arranged for open hood jeep rolar coster ride through the sand dunes, and camel ride. Beautiful sight of sunset. In the evening there was a program of local folk songs and ghumor dance. Camp night in the...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

please stay away from the local safari riders, take recommendations from a tour agent and proceed further. one of the best safari agency is LAMA tours which is a dubai based tour company and provides dunes bashing camel safari etc.

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

Sam Sand Dunes is the desert located at little distance from Jaisalmer city. It is one of the best tourist attractions of Rajasthan.You can enjoy the camel ride,Jeep safari and cultural program at sand dunes camp.Camel ride and jeep ride will cost you 30 RS...More

Thank Jayesh B
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Sam sand dunes very nice and very comfortable sand amging I do came Safari and jeep Safari nice experience

Thank Vikram S
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

You can have the feeling of real desert with folk night entertainment in this locality. One can do jeep safari and carry atleast 700 bucks if you want to experience parasailing in desert while doing jeep safari

Thank fukra808
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

The best part was the desert jeep safari. The torque, the feel, the free fall, the fear, the fun, the experience altogether was so nice, that first time I felt that some man-made experience can be as good as natural beauty. The jeep safari in...More

Thank Divnay
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

A must do!! The camel walk was great and we had the very lovely sunset view. Not my first time for a camel ride in the dessert. Had it in Dubai years before but they offer a much longer ride here. We also had a...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

A camel trip on the Sam dunes near Jaisalmer to watch the sun set sounded too good to miss, so off we went at 5.30 for the short road trip towards the border with Pakistan. We arrived at a professional looking set up with numerous...More

Thank Avante540
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely golden sands all around you.Take a Jeep ride till camel point,hire a camel or a cart (if you are afraid of the camel height) and up you go and down the dunes.Get down barefoot to enjoy the sand,sit and enjoy the sunset or sunrise....More

Thank Deepak K
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afsana y
4 December 2017|
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Response from bangalorebobbel | Reviewed this property |
don't worry, all these camps and resorts come with heated rooms or tents, and if you forgot warm clothes you can use a blanket. you can expect in December during daytime something between 25 and 30 degrees and during night... More
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Liji R
25 November 2017|
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Response from bangalorebobbel | Reviewed this property |
I would first contact the hotel at Sam whether they offer pickup/drop service, and if not, what would be the best way to reach them. Maybe the would expect more guests at the same day and can arrange the transfer of all in... More
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dnbhui
3 November 2017|
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Response from AmanNathaniel | Reviewed this property |
As such there is no issue if you have your own car. It is safe as long as you don't mind driving in pitch dark under the stars. Connectivity is very strong. GPS no issues at all. But if you do t have your own car prepare to... More
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