On a visit to Jaisalmer you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Jaisalmer. These places are what Jaisalmer is all about. These must see places in Jaisalmer will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Patwon Ki Haveli Amar Sagar Pol, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
Patwon Ki Haveli is another example of the royal splendor of Jaisalmer. The Haveli isn’t just the one Haveli thought. There are five different Havelis in one giant complex that makes it an undoubtedly extra-ordinary experience.
The Buildings are incredibly intricately decorated inside and out. The metallic carvings, stone sculpture and the de...
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Postal Colony, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
07:00 am - 07:00 pm
This Lake is another iconic attraction in Jaisalmer. The lake, constructed into the hot arid desert is one of the most refreshing sight you will get to see. A boat ride in the famous GadiSar lake is a must do experience for any Jaisalmer tourist.
It isn’t just the lake that is tranquil and calm that is the real attraction. Several enclo...
The Jaisalmer War Museum covers the history and journey of the Indian Army and its contribution in the 1965 Indo-Pak War and the 1971 Longewala battle.
The museum pays homage to those who lost their lives defending the country and has a memorial made from the murals of these soldiers. The memorial also has an audio-visual theatre where a movie on t...
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Fort Rd, Amar Sagar Pol, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Jaisalmer fort was the former Maharaja’s Palace and till today maintains its royal ambience and architecture. The Whole palace is carved out in Sandstone and even though much of the palace is going through restoration work, you can still see the bedroom, the silver coronation throne, the royal bed, local stamps and banknotes, sculptures a...
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Tanot, Rajasthan 345022
05:00 am - 08:00 pm
Goddess Tanot (to whom the temple is dedicated), is believed to be the reincarnation of Goddess Hinglaz. The temple itself was constructed in 847 AD and has a very unique story.
During the Indo-Pak war, the whole area was subjected to bombings from Pakistan. However, the bombs that fell in the vicinity of the temple did not explode and many of the ...
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Jaisalmer Fort, Off the Jaisalmer-Sam Road, Jaisalmer 345001, India
08:00 am - 11:59 pm
Dating back to the 12th and the 15th century, the Amar Sagar temples are dedicated to Rikhabdevji and Shambhavdev Ji – The famous Jain Tirthankars (Hermits). The beautiful temples are carved in yellow sandstone in Dilwara style (derived from Dilwara Temple on Mount Abu) and you can see the signature layout to maximize natural air-ventilation ...
The Badal Mahal is an interesting place to see within the city of Jaisalmer. If you are fascinated with the richness of Rajasthani Architecture however, this place is a definite must see.
You will be able to see the arched balconies in several places in Rajasthan but nowhere else will you find this mammoth 5 tiered mammoth of a building where each ...
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Jiyai, Rajasthan 345001
If you are the adventurous kind, this place is sure to suit you. But beware, you will need a lion’s mighty heart to visit this place. Legend says that this secluded abandoned village near Jaisalmer is cursed by the ghost of an ancient priest.
Whether you believe that or not, the place certainly has a desolate and eerie look to it that might b...
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Longewala, Rajasthan 335803
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Built in remembrance of the heroic war fought by the Indian Army and the Air force to protect the nation from an attack from Pakistan in 1971, the Laungewala War Memorial is akin to touching a part of Indian Defence history.
On 4th and 5th of December in 1971, the Indian army, under the guidance of Major Chandpuri combined forces with the Indian Ai...
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Sam Sand Dunes, Sam, Rajasthan 345001
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Located 60 kilometres from Jaisalmer city, the Desert Nation Park is one of the largest national parks in India. The park covers an area of 3162 square kilometres and eventhough the temperatures are not ideal, you can see a variety of flora and fauna here.
The park is the only place where you can see Great Indian Bustard, and spot the Khejri tree a...
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Sam Sand Dunes, Near Toll Beriar, Roght Side On Sam Road, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
07:00 am - 10:00 pm
About 40 Kilometers from the main town, the Sam Sand Dunes are an absolutely stunning natural phenomenon that is a definite must see. When you think of Rajasthan the lovely Thar Desert and this place epitomizes the amazing ethereal beauty that the desert has.
The Sam Sand Dunes are probably best explored on foot as the sand is soft and beautiful bu...
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Bada Baugh Chhatris Rd, Rajasthan 345001
06:00 am - 05:00 pm
The BadaBagh is just 6 kilometers from the main city centre and a gorgeous place to see in Jaisalmer. This sprawling area has some of the most beautiful old Rajasthani buildings you will get to see. Although some of them are merely ruins, most of them have endured years and years of wear and tear, that make them exceptionally lovely treats for the ...
If you want to experience all the arts, crafts dances and music of Rajasthan all in one place, the Desert Cultural Center is the best place to do it. The place does an amazing job of bringing that old and rustic charm to life.
The place is frequent host to performances that illustrate the lively traditions of Rajasthan. This lovely area also has th...
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Amar Sagar, Lodurva, Rajasthan 345001
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Located near the 17th century Amar Singh Palace, the Amar Sagar Lake adds a rather striking scenery to the barren desert.
The calm waters of the lake form a picturesque backdrop to the magnificent castle and offers paddle-boating for visitors. The shore is lovely to walk around while the whole view of the surrounding Mahal and the Jain temple, prov...
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Thar Heritage Museum, Gandhi Chowk, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001, India
09:00 am - 08:00 pm
The Thar Heritage Museum has a rare collection of ancient coins, photographs, manuscripts, weapons, ethnic clothes, colourful toys, historical settings including various tools of the trade, artefacts and musical instruments that represent Rajasthani culture and history.
The entertaining puppet show arranged here every evening is a highlight and is ...