If you wish to spend your holidays in the pleasant ever manner, then come to Jaisalmer – the ”Golden City” of the grandeur state of Rajasthan. Here you will lost in the beauty of panoramic golden desert seas, while the heritage forts and palaces will take you on the journey of victorious past. The gorgeous Aravali hills surround the city and garnish it with an eye-catching sight. These all features make this city, the world-class tourist spot.
Places to Visit:
Jaisalmer Fort: Jaisalmer Fort is also famous as ‘Sonar Quila’. This massive structure of sandstone is just like the crown of the city, which was built by Rajput ruler – Jaisal. In this huge fort approx one-fourth population of the city resides. The interior of the fort are wonderful with its matchless curving designs and architecture. The fort looks magical at the time of sunshine and sunset.
Jain Temple: Inside the massive fort walls seven temples, dedicated to Jain Teerthankars, enhance the city with spiritual shade. These temples were made during 12th to 15th century, which mesmerize every visitor with its beautiful carvings and prosperous architecture.
Havelis: The city has a number of Havelies that dignify the then-royal families and their luxurious lifestyle. Patwon ki Haveli, Salam Singh ki Haveli, Nathmal Ji ki Haveli and Haveli Shreenath are the renowned havelies of the city.
Gadisar Lake: This beautiful lake is just like a lifeline of Jaisalmer, that supplies water to the city. Around the lake many temples and shrines are made. Boat ride and Puppet shows attract the tourists towards it.
Museums: The must watch museums of the city are Desert Culture Center & Museum, Jaisalmer Folklore Museum and Government Museum.
Camel Safari: Enjoy the royal ride of desert sea – camel. If you are more adventurous then you may go for the Jeep safari in the deserts. With jeep safari enjoy the beautiful sights of golden sands and watch the magnificent view of sunset.
Things to buy: In the kingdom of camel the best buying option you will find, are the camel leather products. Except embroidery silk, cotton fabrics, handcrafted garments, bedsheets, silver jewelry, antique items like knives, swords, utensils etc are the specialty of the Jaisalmer.
Stay: During your visit of the city, experience the royal comforts with the budget hotels, that are exactly what you look for – warm hospitality, comfortable, provide decent facilities and your pocket friendly.