Watch one of the many competitions
They're a competitive bunch out here in the desert—from turban tying to the best mustaches—so there are plenty of quirky competitions to watch. Don't miss the crowning of Mr. Desert.
Camel polo and decoration
All the flair of an English polo match—only with camels on sand—the camel polo match is popular with the crowds. After a slower pace, check out the camel decoration and tattoo shows.
Gair and fire dancers
These Rajasthani folk dances involve breathtaking fire stunts where dancers perform by holding flaming rods while spitting kerosene.
Enjoy the traditional folk music
Relax and take in the atmosphere while listening to the sounds of the local folk musicians as you bask in the golden desert.
The nearest airport to Jaisalmer is Jodhpur Airport (JDH).