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About Desert National Park

One of the largest national parks in the country, Desert National Park covers a massive area spanning across 3162 square kilometers. In the Thar Desert, 40 Km from Jaisalmer, it is an attraction very close to India-Pakistan Border. Home to many rare species of birds, you find more than 120 migratory and resident warblers here. From eagles to vultures, falcons to harriers, kestrels to larks, shrikes, and buzzards, there is abundant bird-life thriving in the area. Reptiles such as Russell viper, saw-scaled viper, monitor lizard and krait are commonly seen here. Surprising, more than twenty percent of this National Park is covered with sand dunes. The fauna cover is restricted to cacti, shrubs, and a few other trees and plants. Fossils of dinosaurs over 6 million years old are also found in the area. An excellent example of a desert ecosystem, the landform harbours rocks, compact salt lake bottoms, intermedial areas and fixed dunes. You can hire a jeep to roam around inside and can take assistance of a guide to understand the intricacies of the location.

Pro Tip: Store enough water and some food items while going to this place

Highlights

  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Food Stalls, Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 3 hours
  • Best Visited With Group, Couple, Family
  • Entry Fee Adult : INR 100 Jeep Fee : INR 100 Guide Fee : INR 200
  • Allowed Footwear, Camera, Video

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