9 Desert Camps and Resorts in Rajasthan - Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Jaipur, Pushkar, Bikaner
The magnificent Thar desert is home to unique flora and fauna and stunning sand dunes. The state of Rajasthan is home to campsites and resorts that make the best of the desert with activities such as safaris and stargazing. Here is our list of desert stays in Rajasthan near cities such as Jaisalmer, Bikaner, Jaipur, and Jodhpur.
SUJÁN The Serai, Jaisalmer
This luxury camp is located near Jaisalmer. The 100-acre private estate is set in the desert and offers modern tents and royal tented suites designed in the Rajputana style. The property also has a spa and a farm-to-table restaurant.
Price INR 69,000++
Address: Bherwa, Rajasthan
Pushkar Adventure Desert Camp, Pushkar
Situated just eight kilometres outside the city of Pushkar, this adventure desert camp is set among the sand dunes of the area. They offer Swiss cottages and tents for overnight stays. In the evening along with a traditional dinner, they have folk Kalbeliya dance performances and camel safaris.
Price: INR 1,600++
Address: Motisar Road, Village: Sawaipura, Pushkar, Rajasthan
Bhati Desert Camp, Bikaner
The sand dunes of Bikaner serve as the backdrop to the Bhati Desert Camp. About 17 kilometres from the city centre of Bikaner, this camp has nighttime Jeep safaris and camel safaris. They have air-conditioned cottages for your stay.
Price: INR 8,000++
Address: Raisar, Rajasthan
Raisar Camp, Bikaner
The overnight package at the Raisar Camp is one for wildlife lovers. The camp offers camel and Jeep safaris where you can spot animals such as antelopes, desert foxes, blue bulls, and the famed blackbucks. The luxury Swiss cottages ensure a comfortable stay and their folk-themed dinners are perfect for the whole family.
Price: INR 6,000++
Address: Raisar Camp, Village Raisar, Bikaner, Rajasthan
Exotic Luxury Camp, Jaisalmer
Located in Kanoi Village, around 37 kilometres outside Jaisalmer, Exotic Luxury Camps has 26 deluxe tents on offer. An adjacent dining hall serves traditional food, which you can enjoy along with folk performances. Take part in activities such as dune bashing, Jeep safari, and candlelit dinners.
Price: INR 6,500++
Address: 133, 1283, Village, Kanoi, Rajasthan
Damodra Desert Camp, Jaisalmer
This camp offers many fun activities such as sandboarding, stargazing, camel safaris, and immersive folk experiences. Located 30 kilometres away from the city of Jaisalmer, they have 10 cottage tents that mix the traditional with the modern, in terms of design.
Price: INR 10,500++
Address: Sam-Dhanana-Road, Damodara, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
Camp Sambhar, Jaipur
The Sambhar Lake is one of the few salt plains of India and this resort offers a one-of-a-kind experience of the region. You can see migratory animals as well as desert foxes in the area. The resort has luxury tents, a pool, and a cafe and will arrange for many activities.
Price: INR 5,738++
Address: Village Jhapok Shakambhari Mata Temple Road Sambhar Lake, Sambhar, Rajasthan
Thar Oasis, Jodhpur
This campsite has 40 luxury deluxe Swiss tents, all with modern amenities. It has many activities on offer such as picnics, campfires, desert safaris, camel rides, village walks, dinner on dunes, desert sports, and stargazing. Since it is set in an oasis there is also a small pond around which you can lounge.
Price: INR 4,499++
Address: Phalodi - Dechu Rd, NH125, Village Gumanpura, Dechu, Jodhpur District, Rajasthan
Sam Sand Dunes Desert Safari Camp, Jaisalmer
Just 40 kilometres outside Jaisalmer lies the Sam Sand Dunes Desert Safari Camp. They have 30 furnished tents designed in traditional styles, but with all modern amenities. Activities on offer are desert safaris, village safaris, bonfires, and BBQs, which means there is something for everyone.
Price: Rs 3,000++
Address: VG2R+79, Lakhmana Road Sam Sand Dunes, Kanoi, Rajasthan