Jaisalmer- The Golden City
Jaisalmer is famous tourist city of Rajasthan it is also called a Golden city because of its Yellow stone and Sonar Fort of Jaisalmer. It was founded by Maharaja Jaisal Singh in the Year 1156 A.D.The Jaisalmer is one of the biggest city of Rajasthan in terms of Area and Land. The People of Jaisalmer are very much Friendly, Cooperative and Traditional. The Land of Rajput's or city of Traditional Peoples is not only famous for its Culture and traditions but also for its Monuments, Havelies and Thar Desert.
Major Places, Monuments and Sight Seen of Jaisalmer
Sonar Killa –The Jaisalmer Fort (A Living Fort with Jain Temples, Museum, King Palace& Queen Palace)
Patwa Haveli (A private Haveli of Patwa brothers)
Salim Singh Ki Haveli ( A private Haveli of Deewan Salim Singh)
Nathmal Ki Haveli (A private Haveli of Deewan Nathmal)
Tazia Tower & Mandir Palace( A Tower gifted by Muslims to Royal Family)
Gadisar Lake( A Lake with boating and Tilon Ki Pol, Picnic spot)
Amar Sagar Lake (Jain Temples)
Bara Bagh (Royal Cenotophs)
Kuldhara (A Abandoned Village of Paliwal Brahmins)
Thar Desert (Sam Sand Dunes)
Khuri Desert ( A type of Desert)
Lakhmana Dunes (For Jeep Safari & Dune Bashing)
Desert National Park
Akal Wood Fossils Park
Jaisalmer Markets & Shopping
Jaisalmer is famous for its Yellow stone, so you can purchase stone glasses, yellow stone cups, saucers, Memento and bowls. The Leather items, shoes, chappal, handbags, Belts and Jutis are famous and reasonable. The Textile and Rajasthani dresses are famous and easily available. The Silver and Gold Jewelry with lot of variety and modern bracelets, anklets, ear rings, rings,
necklaces are available for purchase.
Restaurants & Cafes
Veg Restaurants:- Home Made (Home Cooked Food) -Zoya Ka Zayeka roof top Restaurant in Jaisalmer.
Non Veg Restaurants: - Restaurant Trio, Kebab Corner, Gypsy Restaurant, Jaisalmer Junction.
Sam Desert Nights - A traditional theme based nightlife with Folk Dance and DJ Music and Rajasthani Dinner. A Famous Dancer Queen Harish performance can be seen here if requested for her show.
Cinema (Movies only) -Ramesh Talkies
List of Jaisalmer Sightseeing and places of Attractions :-