The Desert National Park is one of the largest national parks in the country and is the best example of the desert ecosystem. It is a must among the tourist places to visit in Rajasthan. The major landform consists of rocks, salt lake bottoms and fixed dunes.
The Desert National Park abounds in birdlife which consists of a number of migratory and resident birds. Birds such as eagles, kestrels, falcons, Spotted Eagles, Tawny Eagles, Short Toed Eagles, etc. are found in the Desert National Park. The endangered Great Indian Bustard is also found in the Desert National Park.
The best time to visit the Desert National Park is during the months of November and December. The park also has an impressive collection of fossils of plants and animals. Some fossils of dinosaurs at the national park are about six million years old. Jeep Safaris are available at the national park to take tourists on an exploration trip.