RJ-4: Jaisalmer-Damodra- Khaba Fort- Khuri- Munabao- Gadra Road – Barmer- Jodhpur/ Jaisalmer

Route Map for Expedition RJ-4

Taurus takes its guests ono the best outdoor special interest small group holidays. Its offers the most amazing outdoor experience.

Rajasthani Folk Artist

Stretch Your Dreams … on a journey with no ends …

EXPEDITION HIGHLIGHTS

  • 5 days/ 4 nights
  • Group size: Min 6, Max of 8 participants
  • Khaba Fort and Khaba village half in ruins
  • Drive on Border Road around 130 kms, scantily inhabited.
  • Kiradu Temples – Khajuraho of Rajasthan
  • War Memorial of Indian Railways
  • Best of Silence & Tranquillity
  • Pristine Sand Dunes
  • Camel Safari
  • Desert National Park
  • Experience Thar Desert like never before
  • Experience the real rejuvinationation
  • Meet and greet the soldiers at a forward area Border Post
  • Rich colourful culture of Havelis and Forts
  • Unprecedented vast open landscape ample tranquility
  • Best photography opportunities
  • BILLION STAR NIGHT … an unforgettable experience
  • Moonlit night while being in wilderness, with comforts, as experience beyond any price tag
  • Private sunrise and sunset, an experience which has no parallel in the area.
  • Photography tips by Capt Suresh Sharma and his company are priceless

GRADING: Easy for average fitness.

NATIONALITY: Available for Indian Nationals only, as border areas are restricted for foreign nationals.

ITINERARY AT A GLANCE

Day 1: Check-in onboard Taurus at village Damodra, 30 minutes’ drive from Jaisalmer. Night stay onboard Taurus.

Day 2: Cross country Camel Safari (optional/extra) to Khaba Fort, field lunch onboard Taurus at Khaba. Taurus drives to Khuri, witness sunset, local cultural program evening. Night stay onboard Taurus.

Day 3: Mesmerizing Border road drive of 130 kms to Munabao right on the Indo-Pak border. Photo opportunity with pristine sand dunes.  Night at Gadra Road onboard Taurus.

Day 4: Visit border post to meet and greet soldiers. Drive to Barmer, take a stop at Gadra. Stay onboard Taurus near Kiradu Temple complex.

Day 5: After leisurely breakfast, Goodbye to Taurus!

OPTIONAL 

The following have been planned as optional activities/ events/ items to save your time, energy and money; also you will be able to exercise your own options.

  1. You may explore Jaisalmer on your own on arrival or at the completion of your program. If you need our help then we will extend best possible.
  2. On completion of your program at Barmer, you may travel onboard Taurus from Barmer to Jaisalmer to explore its beauty before homeward journey. Jaisalmer has got flights now, it will be easy for you to travel by air for home.
  3. On completion of your program at Barmer, from Barmer you may travel to Jodhpur by train, state transport buses or by taxi. Explore Jodhpur and its beauty.
  4. Explore Barmer and around
  5. Cultural program with dinner and bonfire at Khuri on Day 2.
  6. On Day 2, Camel Safari is optional activity (pay extra),  for some like and some don’t.

SPECIAL GESTURE BY US

  1. If you wish to spend a day or two extra with us at Barmer, you are most welcome at a discounted tariff (applicable for the extended stay only, if whole group plans together).
  2. Taurus will be available from Barmer to Jaisalmer, at nominal tariff Rs 500 per person for only transport between Barmer to Jaisalmer, does not include any other services.

HOW TO REACH JAISALMER

BY AIR: Jaisalmer has recently got connected by air under special scheme UDAN by the Prime Minister. There are daily flights to Jaisalmer now.

BY TRAIN: Jaisalmer is well connected with major cities.

BY ROAD: Jaisalmer is well connected by road as well.

ITINERARY IN DETAIL

Day 1Day 2Day 3Day 4Day 5
Highlights of the Journey today Munabao to Barmer:
  • Drive 130 kms on Border Road
  • Visit Border Post
  • Last frontier of the Indian Railways
  • Gadra – famous for the Battle of Gadra City in 1971 War
  • Gadra Laddoos
  • Buy Handicrafts
  • War Memorial of Indian Railways – not heard and seen by the most
  • Pit Stops for Tea
  • Visit Kiradu Temple complex.

NOTE

  1. We would like to suggest that Jodhpur should be explored on your own, if you need our help in coordinating services on ground i.e. taxi and stay, we will do our best on actual bills you pay directly. Though, it will be much cheaper to do direct bookings to explore via travel portals (Trip Adviser, Air B&B, MakeMyTrip etc).
  2. Pick up and drop is available only for the group (8 guests) arrivals and departures.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Following Terms & Conditions are applicable to the Program 4. More details about Terms & Conditions . In case of any doubt or clarifications, please send all your questions in one mail. Must read Pre-Booking Information

TARIFF GRADING: Gold

TARIFF: Rs 26,500 per person +GST. Please check the link for details on tariff.

WHAT IS INCLUDED

Only the following are included in the package for RJ-4, rest everything is NOT included.

  • All three veg homely meals as buffet, onboard Taurus. Field lunch (Veg) while travelling (from the kitchen of Taurus or roadside Dhaba), without beverages.
  • One visit to the Border Post to meet and greet the soldiers, if circumstances allow.
  • The services of Taurus will be available from Damodra to Barmer. Pick up and drop is available ‘ON DEMAND’ as extra.
  • Taurus to travel all onboard for the itinerary.
  • Stay onboard Taurus as per the accommodation available on rotational basis and sleeping bags are provided by us.
  • Filtered Water, please bring your own bottles to refill

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED

  • Anything not mentioned above and in the list of WHAT IS INCLUDED.
  • Journey from home to Taurus and Taurus to homewards
  • Transport for personal trips or any activity which is not included in the package
  • Guides and porters
  • Camel Safari
  • Dinner/ snacks with bonfire and local cultural program

More details about What is Included and What is NOT included …


What is included / NOT Included | Terms & Conditions | Tariff |
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Taurus anchored near Tanot, surrounded by untouched sand dunes


What is included / NOT Included | Terms & Conditions | Tariff | Transport & Accommodation |
Food Plan | Pre-Booking Info