The best games with camels 2024

Looking for a really good game with camels 🐪? Then we have just the thing for you: The list with the best camel games 2024.

What are camel games?

In this list you will find games, expansions, promos, etc. that have camels as a theme or in their gameplay.

By the way, in German "camels" means "Kamele".

List with the best games 2024, with camels 🐪

This list was last updated on April 18, 2024. We compared 65 board games for this list and selected the top 28. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Jaipur

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    In the bustling city of Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan, you find yourself in a fierce competition as one of the two most powerful traders. However, being a prominent trader isn't enough; the ultimate goal is to earn two coveted "seals of excellence" to secure an invitation to the Maharaja's prestigious court. To outshine your direct competitor, you'll need to demonstrate superior trading skills by buying, exchanging, and selling goods at advantageous prices, all while carefully managing your valuable camel herds.

    Nominated for 7 awards and won 4.

    More details for Jaipur
    • 2 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  2. Camel Up

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    Camel Up is an exciting and unpredictable racing and betting game where players wager on camels competing in a zany race around a pyramid. With its unique mechanics and charming theme, it's a game that promises fun and laughter for up to eight players.

    Nominated for 13 awards and won 2.

    ⭐️ Spiel des Jahres 2014

    More details for Camel Up
    • 2 - 8 Players
    • 20 - 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  3. Five Tribes: The Djinns of Naqala

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    Five Tribes: The Djinns of Naqala is a strategy board game set in the mystical land of Naqala. Designed by Bruno Cathala, it puts a unique spin on the traditional German-style worker placement games.

    Nominated for 14 awards and won 5.

    More details for Five Tribes: The Djinns of Naqala
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 40 - 80 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Five Tribes: The Djinns of Naqala

    • YouTube Review for the game "Five Tribes: The Djinns of Naqala" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
    • YouTube Review for the game "Five Tribes: The Djinns of Naqala" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
    • YouTube Review for the game "Five Tribes: The Djinns of Naqala" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  4. Do De Li Do

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 10 - 20 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  5. Through the Desert

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    Through the Desert is a strategic board game where players guide caravans through the desert to claim oases and territory. Often compared to the classic game Go, it combines strategic planning with a visually appealing setup featuring colorful plastic camels.

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Through the Desert
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  6. Zooloretto

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    Zooloretto is a charming and strategic board game where players become zoo managers, tasked with building and managing their own zoos. The goal is to attract the most visitors by creating a diverse and well-organized collection of animals.

    Nominated for 8 awards and won 5.

    ⭐️ Spiel des Jahres 2007

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  7. Karawane

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    Nominated for 2 awards.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2009

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 10 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  8. The Voyages of Marco Polo

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    The Voyages of Marco Polo is a captivating board game that allows players to relive the epic journey of Marco Polo. Set in 1271, players follow Marco Polo’s path from Venice to Kublai Khan’s court in China, navigating through ancient cities and traversing the famed Silk Road.

    Nominated for 13 awards and won 7.

    More details for The Voyages of Marco Polo
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 40 - 100 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for The Voyages of Marco Polo

    • YouTube Review for the game "The Voyages of Marco Polo" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  9. Straw

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  10. Corinth

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    Corinth transports players to the bustling market of ancient Corinth, where they compete as traders vying to claim the title of the savviest merchant under the Mediterranean sun. This roll-and-write game draws inspiration from Yspahan, focusing on dice-driven actions to collect and trade goods like Persian carpets and Egyptian spices.

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 - 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  11. Animals on Board

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    Nominated for 2 awards.

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 15 - 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  12. Yspahan

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    Yspahan is a strategic board game set in 1598, during the period when Yspahan became the capital of the Persian empire. Players take on the roles of merchants in this flourishing city, aiming to maximize their gains through shrewd trading and development. The game stands out for its unique combination of dice-driven actions and multiple paths to victory.

    Nominated for 8 awards.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    ⭐️ Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Yspahan
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 60 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  13. Marco Polo II: In the Service of the Khan

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    Marco Polo II: In the Service of the Khan is an exciting standalone sequel to The Voyages of Marco Polo. This time, the adventure takes a new turn as players retrace Marco Polo's steps back to the West, acting in the service of the Khan. The game tasks players with exploring the farthest reaches of the Khan’s expansive empire, seeking both wealth and fame.

    Nominated for 5 awards.

    More details for Marco Polo II: In the Service of the Khan
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  14. Camel Up Cards

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Camel Up Cards

    • YouTube Review for the game "Camel Up Cards" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  15. Worm Up!

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    Nominated for 1 award.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2009

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    • 3 - 5 Players
    • 15 - 20 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  16. Caravan

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  17. Tuareg

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  18. Camel Up: Off Season

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    • 3 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  19. Samarkand: Routes to Riches

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  20. Oasis

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    • 3 - 5 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  21. Karawane

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    • 3 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  22. Marco Polo Expedition

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    Nominated for 2 awards.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2004

    More details for Marco Polo Expedition
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Marco Polo Expedition

    • YouTube Review for the game "Marco Polo Expedition" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  23. Merv: The Heart of the Silk Road

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    Merv: The Heart of the Silk Road immerses players in the competitive economic landscape of the most prosperous city along the Silk Road. As the city thrives, players engage in a strategic blend of resource management, trade, and influence to accumulate wealth and power. The game encapsulates the tension between personal gain and the collective defense against the looming threat of Mongol invasions. Strategic decisions influence both the city's fate and the players' standing, making every choice critical in the pursuit of victory.

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for Merv: The Heart of the Silk Road
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  24. Nomadi

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  25. Targui

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Targui

    • YouTube Review for the game "Targui" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  26. Timbuktu

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    • 3 - 5 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  27. Kings & Things

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    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 60 - 180 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  28. Ohne Haufen, dumm gelaufen

    All details for the board game Ohne Haufen, dumm gelaufen and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 10 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Immediately playable

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