Route : Jaisalmer – Bheelon ki Dhani – Salkha – Keshwa – Lakhmna – Gypsy village – Luno Ki Basti – Shakar Ki Dhani – Siyalon ki Basti – Turk Village – Gaga Village – Mattu Village- Barna-Jamda Village-Jaisalmer
DAY 1 :
The tour starts early in the morning at 7:30 am with your departure by jeep to the campsite, 50 km outside of Jaisalmer. Breakfast is served at the camp in time to watch the stunning sunrise.
8:30 am to 12:00 noon – The adventure begins with your first ride of the camel safari taking you to a visit of Bheelon ki Dhani and later a visit of Salkha.
12:00 noon to 3:00 pm – Lunch followed by rest in the shade of trees near the oasis because the sun is fierce at this time of the day.
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm – The afternoon trek sets off from Keshwa village (Mixed caste village) and on your ride through the isolated Khayala sand dunes you can watch native wild life and villages.
Your trek continues to take you across the desert and you stop to watch the magical sunset before arriving at the campsite for your first night under the stars. After your day’s desert experiences you can enjoy watching your mouth-watering dinner being freshly prepared for you over the camp fire and afterwards, when sleeping beneath the star studded sky on your clean bed roll you can dream the dreams of the desert.
DAY 2 :
Sunrise in the desert is something not to be missed, especially when served with your breakfast. Continue your tour with adventurous visits to villages and sand dunes (from Day 2 on any visits to villages are optional according to the wishes of the group; alternatively, the group can choose to enjoy the desert wild life and natural countryside with its peaceful quietness).
8:00 am to 12:00 noon – On your ride through the desert environment you get to see the desert vegetation and the curious creatures on the sand. The safari calls at Lakhmna village (a traditional village of Muslim people) and Gypsy village(a village of mixed caste).
12:00 noon to 3:00 pm – Lunch and rest in the shade of trees.
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm – The ride in the afternoon will call at Luno Ki Basti and then continue to the beautiful Sajeet sand dunes.
On the way we stop to watch the stunning sunset and after experiencing the desert for a second day you can again enjoy a delicious dinner, freshly prepared for you over the camp fire. Settling to sleep under the clear star filled sky on your bed roll you will have more dreams of the desert.
DAY 3 :
Start your day with sunrise and breakfast served in bed after which the tour continues with adventurous visits to villages and sand dunes.
8:00 am to 12:00 noon – You can experience the desert environment, you get a glimpse of the desert vegetation and the strange insects on the sand (along with two villages on the way).
12:00 noon to 3:00 pm – Lunch and rest in the shade.
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Riding to the next village, Shakar Ki Dhani you can enjoy the camel trek and get the real feel of the desert by visiting remote villages.
Conclude your third day of camel trekking with another beautiful sunset, traditional camp fire, tasty dinner and the night spent under the clear starry sky on the dunes at Sangar.
DAY 4 :
Enjoy the sunrise with breakfast served in bed and set out for another day of your adventurous tour.
8:00 am to 12:00 noon – The trek takes you into remote areas with the opportunity to visit Siyalon ki Basti and later Turk Village.
12:00 noon to 3:00 pm – Lunch followed by rest in the shade.
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Enjoy the camel trek while visiting the next village, Gaga Village).
After reaching the dunes of Lakhamna you can enjoy the stunning sunset and later the traditional camp fire and dinner. The fourth night is spent on the dunes at Lakhamna with another view of the beautiful star filled sky and the quiet and stillness of the desert.
DAY 5 :
Sunrise with breakfast served in bed after which the tour continues with adventurous visits to villages and sand dunes.
8:00 am to 12:00 noon – The trek continues with visiting Mattu Village and later visiting Barna on the way.
12:00 noon to 3:00 pm – Lunch and rest in the shade and go to Jamda Village.
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Enjoy some more camel riding and galloping on the way to our campsite and return to Jaisalmer by a one-hour jeep drive.
6:30 pm – The tour ends.
There are facilities available free of charge to leave your luggage before or after the tour if you are arriving or leaving close to the departure/return time. For a small charge there are also shower facilities available.