But for a truly unforgettable experience, sheesh mahal desert camp provides you with the latest in detox therapy. In a process called “sun sand bathing,” visitors are buried neck-deep in hot sand for 10 minutes. Locals and visitors both claim it cures against a host of different illnesses and has the same effect as a sauna session, helping purge the body of poisonous toxins. When patients are finished with the bath, they are wrapped in hot towels to avoid the shock of a sudden cooling of the body.
No trip to Jaisalmer would be complete without delving into some of the many experiences and attractions the region has to offer – from toppling around the desert in a rugged 4×4, to pacing your way through the markets of the world’s oldest inhabited fortress, The Golden City is one to impress.