Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer, situated at the edge of the Thar Desert, is the most exotic destination in Rajasthan. Visitors to Jaisalmer enjoy a multi-faceted experience combining nature, culture, architecture, hospitality, and adventure. Of course, no visit to Jaisalmer would be complete without a camel safari in the Thar desert, which can be arranged at any time, though the experience is most magical at sunset.

 

The Sonar Quila/Golden Fort is a living fort with expansive walls and hundreds of inhabitants.Other specialities in Jasailmer are the architectural masterpieces of the ancient havelis like the Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli and Salim Ji ki Haveli, and the presence of Rajputana art and culture in every part of the city. The scenic Gadisar Lake and temples, Tanot Mata and Ram Devra, are famous places to visit, along with the Desert National Park.
Jasailmer is also known for its shopping, especially Indian goods such as Rajasthani mirror work,.hand-woven rugs, blankets, shawls, embroidered fabrics, and silver jewellery. A camel ride or peaceful walk among the desert sand dunes complete the journey to this majestic city.