jaisalmer desert camps

Jaisalmer is located in the middle of the Thar Desert.Thar is a major tourist attraction of Jaisalmer. Jaisalme is known as the Golden city of Rajasthan. Camping in Jaisalmer is one thing that one should try once in their life. The geographic location and topography makes this place thrilling and amazing.

This place is mostly humid and dry due to a desert region. Staying in a basic tent or an ultra luxurious camp in the heart of the desert will win your heart. In the evening you can also taste some local culture,folk dances,folk music etc.In these camps you can get an experience of staying under the moonlit night in the comfortable beds.This city is a magical one. The dunes are located at a distance of 42 to 45 kilometres from the city.In Jaisalmer you can also do some shopping.Some shopping places are Manak Chowk, Sonaron Ka Baas, Sadar Bazaar, Bhatia Bazaar, Pansari Bazaar. All over this is a perfect weekend escape!!

How To Reach Jaisalmer: 

Jaialmr is well connected with Jodhpur that is in east, Bikener on the north and Bamer on the south. After arriving in the desert you can book a jeep for your destination.

By Train: 

Jaisalmer is well connected with railway stations. Some most popular railways are Jodhpur Jaisalmer express, Howrah Jaisalmer express and Lalgarh jaisalmer express. 

By Road: 

There are many vehicles that are available to reach Jaisalmer. State highways also make this task easy.

By Air: 

The closest airport is situated in Jodhpur. This airport is well connected with the major cities of India like- Kolkata, New Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai etc.After arriving at the airport you can hire a private taxi to reach Jaisalmer.

Best Time:

Winter is the best time for camping in the desert. November to May is the ideal time.This season gives you relief from humidity. Pleasant nights under the wide open sky with glittering stars will definitely win your heart. 

If you want to enjoy this experience then it is better to avoid the summer season. Being a desert region the average temperature in this season hovers around 45 to 49 degree celsius. This time loo can also spoil your whole journey.So don’t do this activity in the summer season.Here we are presenting some camping sites in Jaisalmer.Hope this will help you.You can choose your favourite destination for experiencing the camping in jaisalmer.

The Serai Camp:

The Serai is situated on thirty acres of desert. Each and every tent is over a thousand square feet in size.They provide you a beautiful relaxing exterior, sitting room, private bathroom. The luxury tents will provide you with a private garden with a pool. Serai will provide you with a dining tent, spa, pool.For guests there are also lounge bars. Here you can get some facilities such as parking,attached bathrooms,food etc.This is a perfect place to enjoy the beautiful dining under the wide open sky. The beautiful sunset in the desert will give you an unforgettable experience. 


The Royal Tents: The Royal Tents come in 70,000 per night.

Luxury Tented Suites: These Luxury Tented Suites come in 45,000 per night.

Tented Suites: These suites come in 32,500 per night.

Rajputana Desert Camp:

This is one of the top spots in Jaisalmer for camping. Sam dunes are 200 metres from this place. Here you can get a camel safari directly from the tents. Here you can do some activities like dirt biking and  paragliding. This camping spot offers 35 tents, a staging area where dancers and musicians perform for guests. This campsite also provides you many facilities like free parking, attached bathrooms, and security.free breakfast and dinner are available here. This camp site is accessible from August first to 31st March.


Ac Cottage: For AC cottages you need to pay around Rs 5,500.

Camp/Tents:  For camp or tents you need to pay around Rs 3,000.

Mama’s Desert Camp:

This excellent camp is located 40 kilometres from Jaisalmer. Mama’s Desert Camp is a new dune destination and this destination is getting very popular day by day.This is a perfect mid budget camp site.Here you can get some facilities like breakfast, dinner, musical and dance program, camel safari, free car parking, restaurants. You need to pay INR 6,500 for a camp dinner and breakfast in this campsite.If you want to stay in a peaceful village then this campsite is a perfect option for you. You can visit this campsite in winter.

Address: District-Jaisalmer, Khuri, Pin-345034.

Jaisalmer – 

India’s own golden city, where you can enjoy the luxury life as well as rural life of India, In night you can see the the whole galaxy, and billion stars above you, that makes your night more wonderful. 

By Sophie Morrison

I am a passionate blogger & always keen to learn new things. I luv nature photography and travelling.