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Thinking of planning a visit to Jaisalmer in the state of Rajasthan? There is one more place called Khuri, which is famous for its dunes which must be explored and is situated at a distance of around 50 km from the central city of Jaisalmer which is a 1-hour ride. The Jaisalmer to Khuri Taxi service provided by the Get Cab India is the best option to choose from.

All About Khuri

Located at a distance of 50 km south-west from the city of Jaisalmer in the state of Rajasthan, Khuri is a small village which is known for its dunes. One can have a fun loving and enjoyable adventure at this place, which is not much crowded. This place is yet to become popular amongst tourists and visitors. It is still unknown from the people who visit various golden dunes of the state of Rajasthan and is however to be used as a place for commercial purposes.

It is the drive of around 30 to 35 minutes from the village to reach Khuri Sand Dunes of the great Thar Desert. On the other hand, one of its contemporary the widely known Sam Sand Dunes which are famous for its camel safaris are located at a distance of 38 km from Khuri.

There have been several factors that can be now seen as an indicator of development in the region surrounding Khuri. Due to the increasing popularity of the village in recent times, the local people have started exploiting its valuable resources. There are several home stays located in the Khuri locality and staying in the houses of mud and straws is one of the most distinctive features of these houses.

In addition to that, these home stays provide for a regular visit to the dunes in Khuri, and the camel rides in the desert take you to a great height and provide you with a view of beautiful narrow lanes and streets of the village. The travelers while visiting this beautiful place makes a plan of staying for a night in the village in these unique houses and the other one in the desert which provides a blissful night for the tourists and enriches one soul with infinite star gazing.

One can find some standard practices being followed while visiting this desert which includes Kalbeliya dance performed by the locals and the folk songs which are accompanied by a bonfire to provide the tourist with an everlasting enjoyable experience.

Various other activities such as Camel polo and Camel races are also organised for the enjoyment of the tourists. Comparatively, one can find fewer things to be done in Khuri village. One can spend the day in the desert by having sumptuous Rajasthani dishes and not to miss the beautiful sunrise and sunset, which is the best view from the dunes.

Some of the rarest and beautiful birds like Demoiselle Crane and the Great Indian Bustard can be seen strolling through the desert the sight of which is a paradise for those tourists who are wildlife lovers thus providing a great advantage to those having interest in wildlife and birds.

One can also plan a visit to Desert National Park (DNP) which is located at a distance of 65 km in the north direction from the village Khuri. This national park is considered to be one of the largest national parks in the country, and it is home to more than 120 inhabitants and several rare migratory birds.

How to reach khuri from Jaisalmer?

Khuri is a small village which is located at a distance of around 50 to 60 km from the city of Jaisalmer. One can reach this place through various modes of transport like Rail, Road. One can avail of car rental in Jaisalmer provided by Get Cab India which provides you with the best and the comfortable Jaisalmer to Khuri taxi to enjoy your journey to this beautiful place.

Best time to Visit:

It is believed that these dunes situated at Khuri are still not that much explored like the other ones located in Rajasthan. Due to the presence of extreme heat waves of air in the summer season of the state. The most appropriate time to visit this beautiful place is during October to March because the atmosphere remains pleasantly well during these days. So if you feel like exploring this place then you should contact Get Cab India for Jaisalmer to Khuri taxi service, we have the best team to help you out and to make your trip a memorable one.

Things to do in Khuri:

  • Desert Safari in Khuri

    This small place known as Khuri, which is located at a nearby distance from the city of Jaisalmer is famous for its dunes and camel safaris. If one feels like exploring the cultural beauty and heritage of Rajasthan, then desert safari at Khuri is the best option. To enjoy the brightness of colorful villages of Rajasthan, one must try the desert safari which takes one to a marvelous camel ride. It is rightly believed that the camel is the ship of the desert and provides one with different kinds of experiences while visiting the desert.

Nearby places to Explore:

  • Sam Sand Dunes

    Located at a distance of around 30 km from Khuri, Sam Sand Dunes are one of the most prominent places to visit while you are planning a trip to Jaisalmer. Paying a visit to these beautiful golden dunes is a must while enjoying a tour of the ‘Golden City’.
    One can enjoy one of the best desert safaris at this place especially between the time of 4 to 6 am because it is this time when one can enjoy the warm nature of the locals, and the sight is no less than a festival being celebrated at the desert. One can easily find small children wearing traditional Rajasthani clothes while exploring the desert. Considered to be amongst the Top 10 tourist attractions to visit in Rajasthan one can either select camel ride or a jeep safari to the study the vast desert.

  • Kuldhara Village

    A dilapidated village situated a nearby distance to the city of Jaisalmer in the state of Rajasthan is considered to be a haunted place because of its abandonment since the 19th century and attachment of various horror stories in its surrounding areas. This place is a must visit for all those who want to experience a thrilling night in the village.

  • Desert National Park

    Desert National Park (DNP) is located at a distance of around 60-65 km from the village Khuri and is believed to be amongst the largest national park in the country. This park must be visited by those who are keen lovers of wildlife and different kind of birds.

  • Khaba Fort

    This fort was the native place of Paliwal Brahmins and is believed to be one of those places which were deserted by the community under unknown circumstances. The visit to this fort is a 30-minute drive from the city of Jaisalmer. It is a must visit for all those people visiting Sand Sam Dunes and experience hearing chilling and mind-blowing stories from the guides present at the fort.

  • Wood Fossil Park

    This park is also known as Akal Fossil Park and the region in which this park is situated in a preserved area, and it is considered to be a geographically relevant location. This place comprises of varieties of various flora and includes fossils dating back to almost 200 million years ago. Various forces of artwork and style can be found at this place, and one would be dumbstruck by looking at the varieties of fossil and other historical items that are present at this place. This place is a must visit for all the tourists and visitors to look into the historical importance of the surrounding places of the fossil park.

Feel like exploring the beautiful dunes at Khuri village and creating a memory of desert safari then getting a Jaisalmer to Khuri Taxi from Get Cab India is the one stop solution for your trip to this place while enjoying the scenic beauty on your journey.

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