Travel to Jaisalmer, one of the most exotic travel destinations of western Rajasthan founded in 1156 by Prince Jaisala. The city has a historical importance for the Rajputs of Rajasthan. Jaisal was the focus of many battles between the indigenous Rajputs and the central authority, the Mughals. It was also an important trading point in the flourishing trade across the Thar Desert. Even today, the fort of Jaisalmer houses one quarter of the old city's population.
Travel to Jaisalmer, the golden city in Rajasthan India, and see many beautiful tourist sites that are representatives of rich medieval splendor. Let us give you a brief overview of some of the striking sites that you will see when you travel to Jaisalmer Rajasthan.
Travel Destinations in Jaisalmer Rajasthan
Jaisalmer Fort: Also known as Sonar Qila, this beautiful architectural wonder dominates the entire town. It is located on Trikuta Hill', 76 m above the town. The fort can be approached from four gateways: Akhaiyal, Ganesh Pol, Suraj Pol and Hava Pol. Inside the fort there are narrow lanes and some lovely Havelis.
Gadi Sagar Jaisalmer: This site attracts lot of migratory birds and boasts of many shrines. It is a must visit for every tourist that travels to Jaisalmer.
Havelis Jaisalmer: The sandstone city of Jaisalmer is famous for some of the stunning mansions or havelis that are intricately latticed. Travel to Patwon-ki-Haveli, a five-storied haveli is one of the most famous havelis that has carved pillars, extensive corridors and chambers.
Sam Dunes Jaisalmer: Situated 42 kms from Jaisalmer, the Sam Dunes are a massive stretch of sand that are often visited for camel rides by the tourists. A camel ride is a unique experience that you should not miss when you travel to Jaisalmer.
Desert National Park: Visit this national park in Jaisalmer, which is home to antelopes, desert fox, desert cats and a variety of birds like sandgrouse, partridges and bustards.
|Camel Safari in Rajasthan|
11 days/ 10 nights
Delhi - Jaipur - Jodhpur - Lathi - Dalasar – Mulana – Zarat - Jaisalmer – Delhi
|Rajasthan Heritage Tour|
15 nights / 16 days
Samode - Nawalgarh - Mandawa - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Ghanerao - Ranakpur - Udaipur - Deogarh - Jaipur - Kanota - Agra - Delhi
|Forts & Palaces of Rajasthan|
14 nights / 15 days
Delhi - Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Sawai Madhopur - Kota - Udaipur - Kumbhalgarh - Rohet - Jodhpur - Pushkar - Nawalgarh - Neemrana - Delhi
|Golden Triangle and Rajasthan Tour|
7 days/ 6 nights
Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Ranthambore - Pushkar
|Rajasthan Wildlife Tour|
15 Nights/ 16 Days
Delhi - Jaipur - Ranthambore Tiger Park - Ranthambore - Bharatpur - Agra - Orchha - Khajuraho - Chitrakoot - Varanasi - Delhi
|Royal Rajasthan Tour|
21 days/ 20 nights
Delhi - Shekhawati - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Khuri - Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur - Chittorgarh - Bundi - Pushkar - Jaipur - Ranthambore - Agra