Like Camel and Horse safaris, another popular form is the Jeep Safari.
The Jeep Safari not only refreshes and revitalises but one feels close to nature
while driving through the quiet and beautiful countryside.
Let your senses
sway to the romance of the surroundings as you pass forts, palaces, historical
landmarks and villages. The average daily move is about 150 kms. consisting of
approximately five to six hours of jeep-driving. Spend lazy evenings in bed or
swing to the folk dances.
Jeep safaris are organised in every part of Rajasthan,
but safaris organised to the Bishnoi village near Jodhpur have a special attraction
for tourists. Motorcycle and Bicycle safaris can also be done in every part of
For those who want to turn cycling into a keenly contested
game, there is Cycle Polo too. This year cycle polo was organised at Nawalgarh,
Elephant Safaris are exciting for those in search of an experience
of a lifetime. Some tour operators organise elephant safaris between Jaipur and
An exciting sport is Elephant Polo which provides a spectacle
for the audience and enjoyment to the participants. The bulky animals move around
with surprising speed and poise.
The Jaipur Vintage Car Rally held annually
in the month of January has become a big draw for car lovers, sports lovers, vintage
beauty lovers and tourists alike.
A keenly contested event, this rally
is an inimitable display of well-maintained cars of yesteryears. Among the vintage
models which had come in from different cities of India to take part in the 1997
Vintage Car Rally, one could spot the 1903 Humber, 1919 Fiat 501. 1923 Rover,
1936 Mercedes Benz 170V, 1938 Moms 8, 1923 Austin and the 1926 Erskine.
of these are available on hire for pleasure rides and marriages.