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Places to Visit in jaisalmer

Going to Jaisalmer is all about the majestic Jaisalmer Fort - also known as the Sonar Qila - because of its golden hue. This desert city is also the closest you will get to the cinematic images of untouched sand dunes. You can visit the intricately carved havelis built in the 18th-century to feel the grandeur and opulence. Don't forget to try spicy and lip-smacking Rajasthani and Gujarati thalis in Jaisalmer. There are many places to visit in Jaisalmer for people who are interested in discovering the forgotten tales of architectural sculptures and historical sites. One can have the best experience covering best places to visit in Jaisalmer. One cannot miss exploring Sam Sand Dunes. It is one of the most popular excursions for tourists where they can enjoy camel safari and desert photographic sessions simultaneously.

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  • Theme of Jaisalmer [Heritage, Adventure]
  • You'll love Jaisalmer for [Camel ride, Forts, Handicrafts]
  • Watchout for [Overpricing, Heat]
  • Best Time To Visit
    October - March
  • Altitude 738 ft. above sea level
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Attractions in jaisalmer

Jaisalmer Fort

Jaisalmer Fort

Heritage

Spend approx 1 hour

One of the largest forts in Rajasthan, Jaisalmer Fort, is a must-...
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Amar Sagar Lake

Amar Sagar Lake

Water Bodies

Spend approx 1 hour

On the outskirts of Western Jaisalmer, approximately 4 Km from Ba...
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Bada Bagh

Bada Bagh

Heritage

Spend approx 1 hour

The isolated cenotaphs of Bada Bagh are a few minutes drive from ...
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Khuri Dunes

Khuri Dunes

Heritage

Spend approx 4 hours

If you want to get a first-hand experience of Rajasthani culture ...
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Places to eat in jaisalmer

Chandan Shree Restaurant

Chandan Shree Restaurant

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 400

A delectable meal awaits at Chandan Shree restaurant. This outlet...
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Monica's Restaurant

Monica's Restaurant

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 500

Head to Monica's Restaurant for a delicious meal. This pocke...
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Natraj Restaurant

Natraj Restaurant

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 900

As you explore the havelis, temples and forts of Jaisalmer, don’t...
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Lakeview Lounge Restaurant

Lakeview Lounge Restaurant

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 600

An unusual view and delicious meals make Lakeview Lounge Restaura...
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Nightlife in jaisalmer

Nachana Haveli

Nachana Haveli

Entertainment, Performing Arts

Cost for Two - INR 500

Nachana Haveli is a 280-year-old imperial haveli that is set arou...
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Sam Desert Nights

Sam Desert Nights

Entertainment, Performing Arts, Discos

Cost for Two - INR 2500

If you want to feel the true magic of ‘Arabian Nights’, just spen...
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Jaisal Club Limited

Jaisal Club Limited

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 2000

When you’re visiting Jaisalmer and have had your share of authent...
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Mirage Hotel

Mirage Hotel

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 2500

The word mirage conjures up images of a green oasis providing a r...
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Famous Celebrations That Make Jaisalmer An Immersive Cultural Destination!

Famous Celebrations That Make Jaisalmer An Immersive Cultural Destination!

Here are the festivals that will offer you an immersive cultural experience in the golden city of Jaisalmer!

12 Sep 2018  | 3-minute read
Jaisalmer Through Its Exquisite Handicraft And Dance Forms

Jaisalmer Through Its Exquisite Handicraft And Dance Forms

If you wish to explore the cultural richness of Jaisalmer, find out all about its beautiful handicraft and folk art scene.

29 Aug 2018  | 2-minute read
Charming Sunsets And Architectural Masterpieces At Jaisalmer’s Golden Fort

Charming Sunsets And Architectural Masterpieces At Jaisalmer’s Golden Fort

Explore the heritage and culture of the golden city of Jaisalmer through its ‘living’ Fort.

20 Aug 2018  | 2-minute read
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Holiday Packages In jaisalmer

  • jaisalmer
    Boundless Rajasthan - Deluxe
    4 Nights, 5 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.34,002
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • jaisalmer
    Colourful Rajasthan
    7 Nights, 8 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.27,000
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • jaisalmer
    Majestic Rajasthan Forts & Palaces + Camel Safari - Deluxe
    4 Nights, 5 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.32,667
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Holiday Themes In jaisalmer

  • jaisalmer
    Affordable Holidays
    6 Nights, 7 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.19,250
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • jaisalmer
    Sightseeing Holidays
    7 Nights, 8 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.19,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • jaisalmer
    Family Holidays
    8 Nights, 9 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.20,200
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Popular Domestic Destinations

  • manali
    manali
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.4,750
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • goa
    goa
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.3,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • kashmir
    kashmir
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.5,900
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Places to stay in jaisalmer

  • Golden Haveli
    Golden Haveli
    Jaisalmer
    One night from
    Rs.5,100
  • Hotel Lal Garh Fort and Palace
    Hotel Lal Garh Fort and Palace
    Jaisalmer
    One night from
    Rs.2,950
  • Jharokha Inn
    Jharokha Inn
    Jaisalmer
    One night from
    Rs.4,667
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Popular Flights To jaisalmer

    • DELDelhi
      JDHJodhpur
    • Air India
      AI-475
    • 15:00 16:15
      Non Stop
    • 01h 15m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.3,430
    • MAAChennai
      JDHJodhpur
    • Indigo
      6E-6897
    • 06:00 13:25
      1 Stop
    • 07h 25m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.4,367
    • BLRBengaluru
      JDHJodhpur
    • Indigo
      6E-2026
    • 22:45 10:50
      1 Stop
    • 12h 05m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.5,079
    • RPRRaipur
      JDHJodhpur
    • Vistara
      UK-794
    • 08:25 15:00
      1 Stop
    • 06h 35m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.5,388
    • AMDAhmedabad
      JDHJodhpur
    • Vistara
      UK-976
    • 10:10 15:00
      1 Stop
    • 04h 50m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.5,398
    • BOMMumbai
      JDHJodhpur
    • Indigo
      6E-247
    • 08:50 10:50
      Non Stop
    • 02h 00m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.5,581
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Jaisalmer Places to Visit

Tourism as its primary sector of the economy, travelers from across the world visit this lovely city to explore its rich culture and traditions. Lately, the city has become one of the most picked places for events. From TV serials to reality shows and movies, a lot of locations and hotels have been used to exhibit exotic landscapes, historical monuments and other attractions. Such points have become famous places to visit in Jaisalmer. The proximity of the city to the Pakistan border on one side and the great Thar desert on the other is something that attracts a throng of tourists and makes the city famous. Apart from this, there are numerous tourist places in Jaisalmer. You can visit the intricately carved havelis built in the 18th-century to feel the grandeur and opulence. The most famous Jaisalmer fort also known as 'Sonar Qila’ is a world heritage site and stands mighty at the edge of the city. There are multiple havelis, each with a compelling story behind its creation and depicting the valor of the royals. Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli, Salim Singh ki Haveli (which still has its descendants staying there), Patwon ki Haveli and others are some of the best points of interest in Jaisalmer.
Pro Tip :If you do not want to miss any tourist place here, then book Jaisalmer city tours.

If you do not want to miss any tourist place here, then book Jaisalmer tour packages. It offers an array of sightseeing, adventure and stay options for people who are interested in discovering the incredible side of the city. One can have the best experience of sightseeing in Jaisalmer and relive the forgotten tales of architectural splendors and historical sites here. Do not miss exploring Sam Sand Dunes. It is one of the most popular excursions for tourists where you can enjoy a camel safari and desert photographic sessions simultaneously.

Over the years, this golden citadel has developed and become one of the most visited cities of Rajasthan. From natural surrounding and lakes to sandstone monuments, the traditional markets, to urban infrastructure and the evolving lifestyle, Jaisalmer is ornated with all kinds of attractions one can imagine.

Scrolling through Jaisalmer travel guides, you would read about the highlights of the city that you must explore. One of them is the kind of food they serve. Don't forget to try spicy and lip-smacking Rajasthani and Gujarati thalis in Jaisalmer. Apart from the traditional menu, you can also find western cuisines served at most places due to a large influx of tourists.
Pro Tip :Go on food tours in Jaisalmer to enjoy all cuisines..

Jaisalmer is not just about castles and forts; it is quite famous for the varied kind of accommodation it provides to its tourists. If you are an adventure lover, then you can go for luxury camps to stay along with a desert safari. For the ones who want to relax or are looking for a luxurious stay, you can find multiple options of 5-star, 4-star and other star category hotels. There are also the gilt-edged resorts within palaces or nearby to make your stay in Jaisalmer more extravagant.

If cultural events and history attracts you, then this is the place. Explore the untold stories of Jaisalmer and how the city worked hard to stand strong and prove its worth.
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