Tour de Thar 2017

Tour de Thar


Tour-de-Thar 2017 ride in the winter sands, an winter season event conducted by Western Motorsports (WM).

Day 1:

24th December, Sunday 2017 - Jaipur to Jodhpur

Along the 414 kms, we explore the stories of the living Gods of Rajasthan. Visit the temple dedicated to a man and his motorcycle, a temple dedicated to a brave lady who sacrificed for her husband and a memorial built for conservationists.

Stay: Hut resort in a village

Day 2:

25th December, Monday - Jodhpur

Explore the iconic monuments of Maharaja including Mehrangarh fort, Umaid Bhawan Place and Jaswant Thada. Spend the day shopping and treating your taste buds with local delicacies. Enjoy the day end around a bonfire.

Stay: Hut resort in a village

Day 3:

26th December, Tuesday - Jodhpur - WMsar

This would be a spicy 334 Kms of the trip. It winds through  Mandore a historic and mythological town. Followed by the ride through world famous Mathaniya chilly plantations. The day ends with a drive down to reach WMsar and camp under million stars.

Stay: A million star accommodation. Camp and cook in the wild with bonfire, night photography and the wonderful company of your fellow riders.

Day 4:

27th December, Wednesday - WMsar - Sam

A day of sand drive of 300 Kms through the lonely backroads deeper into the Thar desert sands till the boundary of our country stop us. Visit Tanot and Longewala border posts and drive along the international border until you reach Ghotaru.  At Ghotaru, visit the historic Ghotaru fort a hidden gem of Thar desert.

Stay: You are the nomad today. Take a camel ride to travel further into the desert. Stay in a camp specially erected for us in the middle of the desert. Night would be dead silent, except when you make some.

Day 5:

28th December, Thursday - Sam - Osian

A Jurassic 290 Kms drive by bypassing Jaisalmer city to reach Akal Wood Fossil park to get acquainted with Jurrassic era. Then take the back roads to reach Osian.

Stay: Second million star accommodation of Tour de Thar. Enjoy your night while sharing your experiences sitting around a bonfire. Relish some local lip smacking dishes. Dance to your heart content as the night's tranquility plays its music. Best way to end this epic ride.

Day 6:

29th December, Friday - Osian - Jaipur

Time to say Dasvidaniya, good byes and head to our respective destinations. A 385 Kms drive to Jaipur.

Breakfast and lunch will be arranged for this section.

Tour de Thar 2017