Camel Safari Tour in the Thar Desert
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Day 01 - Delhi-Arrival
Arrive at Delhi international airport, you will be received by the representative of HTOI and would be further assisted & transferred to your hotel. Rest of the time is kept free to recover from jetlag. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 02 - Delhi
After having leisurely breakfast, our representative and guide would meet you at the hotel and start a full day guided tour of Delhi. Visit Qutab Minar, which is one of the tallest towers of its time in India, Humanyun’s Tomb – an UNESCO world heritage site which was built by Begum Hamida for his husband Mughal Emperor Humanyun. It is one of the forerunners of the Taj Mahal. Later also visit India Gate, President’s House, the landmark of India Democracy the Parliament House. Take a tour of Red Fort – an UNESCO world heritage site and a symbol of mighty Mughal Empire, Jama Masjid the biggest mosque of India, Chandni Chowk and Raj Ghat (a Memorial of Father of India Mahatma Gandhi). Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 - Delhi-Jodhpur-Jaisalmer
In the morning, you would be transferred to the airport to board the flight for Jodhpur. Arrive at Jodhpur airport, driver further to golden city Jaisalmer. On arrival at Jaisalmer, check in to the hotel.
Day 04 - Jaisalmer
Visit still inhabited Golden Fort & the Jain temples inside, Patwon Ki Haveli, Nathmalji Ki Haveli and Salim Singhji Ki Haveli. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 05/ Jaisalmer-Baishakhi
In the morning have leisurely breakfast and transfer to the camel safari starting point through open top jeep. Meet with the camels and begin the adventure into the Thar Desert on camel back (the ship of the desert). On the way visit Barabagh – an oasis at Jaisalmer and the ancient royal cenotaphs nearby. Take lunch en-route under a tree and rest for couple of hours. Later start the camel safari further to the camping site. Stay overnight in the safari tents under the star lit sky.
Day 06 - Baishakhi-Lodhurva
Have leisurely breakfast at the camp and start the safari. Today, we would stop for the lunch at Ram Kunda (a holy pond). Post lunch; proceed further to Lodhurva village to stay overnight. Lodhurva is an erstwhile capital of Jaisalmer and quite known for its Jain temples.
Day 07 - Lodhurva-Kanoi Village
After having breakfast, ride the camel and depart for Kanoi village. At Kanoi village, one can see the beautiful artistic houses. Stay overnight at Kanoi Sand Dunes.
Day 08 - Kanoi Village-Rawla Sand Dunes
In the morning have the breakfast and start the camel back safari. We will stop at Sam Sand Dunes for the lunch. Post lunch leave for Rawla Sand Dunes to stay overnight. We will today arrange the Rajasthani Folk Dance program in the evening.
Day 09 - Rawla-Khaba
Today depart Rawla for Khaba Ruined Village. We will today take our lunch close to a Muslim Dhani (a small village) and visit en-route a Hindu village known as Jamara. Stay overnight at Khaba. Khaba is a deserted village of Paliwal Brahmins (a business community). You may visit here Khaba Fort, the pond and a geological museum to see the Fossil stones and the few more articles.
Day 10 - Khaba-Kuldhara
Have breakfast in the morning and begin the camel safari trip towards deserted village Kuldhara. Take the lunch at Jaseri on the way. Stay overnight at the camp.
Day 11 - Kuldhara-Mool Sagar Village-Jaisalmer
Today is the last of the desert safari tour, have your lunch at Mool Sagar Village. Post lunch transfer to Jaisalmer. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 12 - Jaisalmer-Jodhpur
Transfer to Blue city Jodhpur. Arrive at Jodhpur, transfer to the hotel. Later visit one of the most impressive forts of India, Mehrangarh and royal cenotaphs at Jaswant Thada. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 13 - Jodhpur-Delhi-Departure
Morning is free to enjoy the beauty of the city. In the afternoon, board a flight to Delhi. Arrive Delhi, have dinner at a restaurant. At appropriate time, you will be transferred to Delhi international airport to embark the flight back to the onward destination. The tour will culminate here.