best way to explore such a beautiful and versatile land is
through a safari. You can enjoy a camel safari, a jeep safari or a
horse safari to explore the natural, cultural and monumental charm
of this exceptionally beautifully part of India called Rajasthan.
Camel safari is the most popular and widely used safari in
Rajasthan. The amazing sight of exotic and vast sand dunes with
sparkling golden sands and the enchanting glimpses of Rajasthan's
rural life can fully be enjoyed through a camel safari. The best
sites for enjoying a camel safari in Rajasthan are Jaisalmer,
Jodhpur and Bikaner, all situated in the very heart of the Thar
Desert. Exploring the vast sand dunes during the early hours and
late evening of the day and spending nights underneath the
star-studded sky with the cool desert breeze blowing, make a
spellbound effect on you. Besides, many colorful cultural programs
organized at the Dune Safari Camps during nights make your journey
more colorful and also provide an insight into the rich cultural
legacy of this wonderful land.
Camel and Horse safaris, another popular form is the jeep safari.
The jeep safari not only refreshes and revitalizes but one feels
close to nature while driving through the quiet and beautiful
countryside. Let your senses away to the romance of the surroundings
as you pass forts, palaces historical landmarks and villages. The
average daily move is about 150 kms. Consisting of approximately
five to six hours of jeep driving. Spend lazy evenings in bed or
swing to the folk dances.
Jeep safaris are organised in every
part of Rajasthan, but safaris
to the Bishnoi village near Jodhpur have a special attraction for
tourists. Motorcycle and Bicycle safaris can also be done in every
part of Rajasthan. For those who want to turn cycling into a keenly
contested game, there is Cycle Polo too. This year cycle polo was
organised at Nawalgarh , Shekhawati.
Elephant Safaris are exciting for those in search of an experience
of a lifetime.Some tour operators organize elephant safaris between
Jaipur and Pushkar. An exciting sport is Elephant Polo which
provides a spectacle for the audience and enjoyment to the
participants. The bulky animals move around with surprisingly speed