Jeep Safari in the deserts of Rajasthan are unparalleled. Jeep Safaris are one of the fastest ways of surveying the colorful Thar Desert. Not only will you come across stark desert landscape but you will also pass through quaint little desert villages and by embarking on a Jeep Safari you are provided with a lifetime’s opportunity to explore the hidden charms of some of India’s most remote and colorful villages.
Rajasthan is replete with ruins of forts, temples, wildlife and tribal dominated areas all of which can be explored through a Jeep Safari. Some of the most popular Jeep Safari routes in Rajasthan are Bikaner, Jaisalmer and Jodhpur. As you embark on the adrenaline pumping Jeep Safari in Rajasthan, you are transported to a whole new world of stark and desolate landscape full of breathtaking sand dunes and every now and then you come across tiny villages, which are a riot of colors.
You travel in the daytime and cover approximately 150 kms. on an average every day. Bear in mind that most of the time you will be traveling on off-the-beaten-path roads which are not very well developed and often you even venture into the countryside. But do not worry as you will be provided with an expert navigator with years of experience under his belt and well versed about the various desert routes.
Apart from the amazing landscape, you will be surprised with the cultural diversity of the desert villages. The vast distances between each settlement means that each village or hamlet has its own distinct cultural ethos and way of life all of which adds up to the incredible folk diversity.
There are certain stretches of the desert where you won’t hear the jingle of bells as camels or sheep wend their paths from village to village. And with them go the hardy people of this part of the world and centuries of tradition follow in their steps.
Here the hot sun makes the ground tremble with mirages and sand dunes shift uneasily before the hot winds. The sundown come in fiery colors and with it comes the desert night, cold and ablaze with starlight. All these and much, much more awaits you when you embark on an enchanting Jeep Safari in the deserts of Rajasthan.