Jaisalmer Things to Do

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  • 1. Sam Desert Nights Club Jaisalmer

    While on our bike trip we visited the Sam Sand Dunes to do camel ride and folk dance and dinner. We reached at 5:00 pm at Sam Desert Nights we offered a camel ride on twin sharing basis . We have seen...

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  • 2. Bike Riders Jaisalmer- Bike Tours

    We were in Jaisalmer for short trip - we had a one day inour tour plan so we decided to explore the Jaisalmer by our own on bike tour Jaisalmer- So we hired a Honda Shine motorcycle from Bike Riders...

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  • 3. Jain Temples Inside Jaisalmer Fort

    The Jain temples inside the fort are built in the Dilwara style of architecture, named after the spectacular Dilwara Temples of Mount Abu. The temples were...

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  • 4. Jaisalmer's Golden Fort

    Built on the peak of Trikuta Hill and made of golden sandstone, Jaislamer’s Fort looms over the city. The fort is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the...

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  • 5. Gadisar Lake

    Our first stop on our day’s sightseeing tour here was at this very photogenic spot on the edge of the old town. The lake is also often referred to locally as...

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  • 6. Sunset at Vyas Chhatri

    From what I have read it seems that many people visit Bada Bagh, the cenotaphs of the Jaisalmer Royal Family, but our Brahmin guide brought us to these instead....

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  • 7. Tilon-ki-Pol

    The main path down to Gadisar Lake leads beneath a lovely sandstone gate, the Tilon-ki-Pol (meaning Gate of Tilon), which dates back to the 14th century. The...

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  • 8. Jaisalmer Fort

    The second oldest fort in Rajasthan, one of the largest in the world, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and almost unique in India in being still inhabited (most...

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  • 9. Jain temples

    There are seven Jain temples within the small area of the fort, of which we visited two – Chandraprabhu (dating from 1452) and Rishabanatha (1479). These sit...

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  • 10. Laxmi Narayan Temple

    We saw a couple of Hindu temples in the fort and went into one, the Laxmi Narayan Temple, dedicated to Vishnu. Unlike the Jain temples, here there is no fee,...

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  • 11. Havelis

    Jaisalmer grew up as an oasis town on the camel caravan routes between East and West, trading silk, spices, indigo and precious and semi-precious stones. The...

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  • 12. Jaisalmer fort or Sonar Quila.

    Built in 1150- in the yellow sandstone typical of the area which at certain times of the day give a golden glow to the stone. One of the oldest forts in...

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  • 13. Gadisar Lake, Jaisalmer.

    You'll need to take a tuk-tuk or rickshaw out here as it is a fair walk from the walled city. This is a man-made lake, built in 1400 by Makarwal Gadsi Singh to...

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  • 14. Bara Bagh royal cenotaphs, Jaisalmer.

    On top of a hillside a few kms out from Jaisalmer lie the Royal Cenotaphs of Bara Bagh (Bada Bagh) in a desert landscape. Contrary to the Royal Cenotaphs in...

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  • 15. Opposite Sunset point for the sunset.

    Contrary to what some have said Sunset point is on Ram Garh road, not at the Bara Bagh cenotaph site which is a couple of kms further on. Right opposite Sunset...

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  • 16. Lake Khichan, Rajasthan.

    Lake Khichan is roughly halfway between Bikaner and Jaisalmer so should be planned as a stop on the road rather than a visit from one or the other. Here you'll...

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  • 17. Bada Bagah:Royal Families Cenotaphs

    The Bada Bagh is a nice place set among a garden slightly north of Jaisalmer. I got the feeling of historic culture as soon as I entered the premises! Excellent...

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  • 18. Fish Feeding at Gadisar Lake

    What I really loved about Gaidar Lake were many catfish that were lining the lake shores as the locals and tourists fed them bread for good luck. I did this a...

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  • 19. Beautiful Jain temples of Jaisalmer

    Jain Temples situated in the Jaisalmer Fort are a must visit site in Jaisalmer, You will find these temples to be very old and high pilgrimage as well as...

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  • 20. Jaisalmer Fort Palace Museum

    Situated inside the majestic Jaisalmer Fort, It was an erstwhile royal residence, which was later converted into a heritage centre and museum. The museum houses...

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  • 21. Jaisalmer Fort

    Jaisalmer Fort is one of the largest forts in the world. It was built in 1156 AD by the Bhati Rajput ruler Rao Jaisal, from where it derives it name. The fort...

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  • 22. Gadisar Lake

    This is a rain water conservation lake built by Maharawal Gadsi Singh in 14th century. It was once the main source of drinking water for the entire town of...

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  • 23. Kothari’s Patwa Haveli, Jaisalmer

    The history of the Kothari’s Patwa Haveli dates back to early eighteenth century, when the patwas were struggling to set up their trade and business. On the...

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  • 24. Patwon Ji ki Haveli, Jaisalmer

    The Patwon Ji ki Haveli is an interesting piece of Architecture and is the most important among the havelis in Jaisalmer. This is precisely because of two...

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  • 25. Nathmalji ki Haveli, Jaisalmer

    This haveli was the residence of the Prime Minister of Jaisalmer, Diwan Mohata Nathmal, and it was built in yellow sandstone in Jaisalmer. The most interesting...

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