A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour front desk are available at this smoke-free tentalow. Self-parking is free. Other amenities include a porter/bellhop. All 45 rooms offer room service, free bottled water, and showers. The Sam sand dunes, an odd 60 km inland from the Indo-Pak border, are a major tourist attraction, during the winter thousands throng to ride, navigate in the dunes of the desert. Sam has a vast expanse of dunes and you could practically get lost here if you don’t have a local to guide you around. And I soon realized that despite my not wanting to burden an already, a burdened animal called the ship of the desert, the best way to get around the desert was only on a camelback. The presence of sparse vegetation, extremities in weather and lack of proper civil habitation around meant, you are dependent on that one man and the camel he pulls along with him.
A lot of tourists from all over the world come to Rajasthan every year to experience its old-world charm, the grand legacy of its local customs and rituals and its pristine glory. But what is that one thing other than its spunky forts, majestic palaces and stupendous monuments that acts as a magnet and attracts visitors in bulk to this beautiful state of Rajasthan. Maybe the sand dunes ?? Yes, that’s right, it is the sand dunes of this magnificent desert state that compels visitors to come here. A hill of sand created by any gentle or strong gush of wind is what Sand Dunes actually are. These calm sand structures silently reside 40-45 km’s into the deserts, away from the vegetation and hustle-bustle of city life. They could be 3kms long, 1km wide and as much as half a kilometer high, the dunes are as treacherous as they are scenic.
The wind is the main source of forming sand dunes, in fact, it is like a pen that sketches and erases figures, shapes, and images from the canvas of dunes every next moment. These recurring forms and figures on the surface of dunes charm the tourists immensely. The Sand dunes are one of the most picturesque spots in perhaps the whole of western Rajasthan. They are best visited during the months of October to February when the heat is relatively less in the desert region of Rajasthan. Usually, the trip is spread over a period of 4 days and 3 nights. To make the trip more entertaining and to embellish the experience of exploring the sand dunes there are folk performances every evening. From the lively local dances and the haunting folk music to a variety of other performing arts, these evenings are full of fun and festivity. On the safari one can visit the nearby villages to get an authentic idea of how life in the desert is structured. There are also several ruins and old temples in the region which add to the appeal of the desert.
When it comes to sand dunes, two prominent names strike the mind – Sam sand dunes. Situated 42 km on the outskirts of Jaisalmer, Sam is famous for its ravishing yellow sand and mountain-high sand dunes. There is no point visiting the majestic Thar Desert if you don’t experience an exotic desert safari. And this is why Sam sand dunes are becoming exceptionally popular these days. This is the best place where you can let go of your mind and soul in the bountiful vivacious and appeal of the great Thar Desert.
These are the most famous sand dunes merely 40-45 kms from Jaisalmer city. However, to get a richer experience in the desert you should try to go for the Wild Desert Safari. This takes you deeper into the dunes, far away from the crowd. Tourists from all over the world have been attracted by the enchanting city Jaisalmer. Its most captivating attraction of safari. Sand dunes in Jaisalmer are becoming the major attractions for tourists, with a magnificent stretch of splendid dunes, with sparse vegetation. And the best way to explore this natural beauty is on a camel safari. Book a luxury camel safari on your Jaisalmer tour and ride along the exquisite crests and troughs. Enjoy the solitude and romance as the camel takes you to mesmerizing the heights of the Thar Desert. Book a desert camp and experience the magnificence, as these dunes change their hue with the passage of time in a day. Say goodbye as the sun sets behind the splendid crimson red sand dunes. As the evening falls the sand-dunes look orange in color in the rays of the sun.
And the charm of these deserts of Jaisalmer increases manifold during the Desert Festival celebrated here in the month of February/March every year. To spend some good time in sam sand dunes is Camel Safari, tourists are attracted and the most popular among others.Madwa, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Ramkunda, Chtrayali, Kuldhara, Jodhpur, and Jaipur are the areas covered. The trip covers some of the small villages in rural Rajasthan. Enjoy staying in Rajsthan deserts under a tent. Relish the local food items like Dall-bati Churma, Gatte ki Sabzi and Lassi. Rajasthan has a lot on offer. Adventures like camel ride on vast stretches of the desert are common. Besides, camel cart ride in villages adds an extra thrill to the adventure. Then a ride on elephant back to ramparts of forts, that are great strongholds, leave you amazed at the majestic ride, for it never would have been so exciting before. Watching the rural charms sitting on a horse’s back and sensing the aura of burning sand in a basking Sun, will surely be there in your memory for you to recall whenever you may so desire. Whenever you are on such a trip never compromises on setting foot to explore the unexplored treasure of Thar. Evenings can be more exciting than ever. Camel ride up to the sunset point to watch the setting sun is organized in the evenings. Further, night stay on the dunes of deserts adds to the excitement that brings to you glimpses of happenings that are just in imaginations. You might have to ponder a lot to find its true meaning.
The best way to enjoy the dunes is to undertake a camel safari trip at the Sam sand dunes near Jaisalmer. The camel safari trip is well organized and the camel owners are well aware of the settings of the dunes in the desert. With this guides, Tourists can be assured of enjoying the magic of dunes. Rajasthan sand dunes camel safari are best equipped to bring to you the real encounter with the exotic Rajasthan.
Evenings with the sun setting and nights are the best time to visit the dunes. Set against the moonlit sky the dunes form perfectly contoured shadows of ripples and undulating crests that are absolutely mesmerizing for its viewers. The silver rays of the moon spread its radiance in the entire region thereby making the sand glow like an ornament, this picturesque view will surely sweep you off your feet. Adding to the magical charm of the atmosphere are the wonderful folk dance and music performance by the local artists. An overnight trip to the area is a must if you really want to enjoy all the sights and sounds of this place. Sleeping out in the open, stretched out on the sands while facing the twinkling sky is an out of the world experience falling in love with the beauty of the dunes is the highlight.