A mesmerising oasis nestled in the vast Thar Desert, Jaisalmer is one of Rajasthanís crowning jewels. This 4 day itinerary lets you maximize your stay in Jaisalmer.
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List of travel related articles on Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. Includes detailed descriptions of the various sites, pictures, and hotel reviews.
Guesthouse is really a misnomer for this wonderfully restored and beautifully decorated haveli.
Jaisal’s Italy is built atop one of the fort’s outer boundary walls and has a spectacular view of Jaisalmer Fort!
Bada Bagh is a garden complex, a few kms north of Jaisalmer, whichhas a set of royal cenotaphs of Maharajas of Jaisalmer.
Our first stop was at a place called ‘Bada Bagh’, which is literally translated as ‘Big Garden’. It is a large arid piece of land with cenotaphs of Jaisalmer’s rulers.
Camel Safaris are an unique way to explore the beautiful stretches of the Thar Desert. The starting point of the Safari was about 50 kms from Jaisalmer.
We were picked up from our hotel at 7am, driven to the fort in a jeep where we dropped off our backpacks at the Desert Boys’ Guesthouse.
Jaisalmer is known for its beautiful sandstone havelis (mansions) built by the city’s wealthy merchants.
Jaisalmer Fort, one of the largest forts in the world, was built in 1156 AD by Rawal Jaisal. It stands amidst the golden stretches of the Thar Desert.