Jaisalmer -Jaisalmer is a princely state and must visit place of state Rajasthan, in the midst of the Thar Desert. Also known as the “Golden City,” it’s distinguished by its yellow sandstone architecture and breathtaking sight: a massive sandcastle rising from the sandy plains like a mirage from a Old era.
The thar Desert– Experience the camel and Jeep on this desert safari. And villages like Kuldhara Abandoned Village, Barna village, and a remote gypsy village. A beautiful ride with camel to your desert camp, feast around a campfire, and sleep under a billion stars make this most amazing and unforgettable experience.
Jaisalmer fort– The Jaisalmer Fort also known as Sonar Quila (Golden Fort) as it rises from the desert itself and seems to become one with the golden hues of the sand Jaisalmer fort was founded in 1156 by the Rajput ruler Jaisal and reinforced by subsequent rulers, living urban centre, Jaisalmer Fort faced multiple of battles between the Bhatis, the Mughals of Delhi and the Rathores of Jodhpur. In the premises of this fort almost 3000 people residing. It is honeycombed with narrow winding lanes, lined with houses and temples. There are many of handicraft shops, which attract tourists most Several guesthouses and restaurants are make this place to stand tall in front of the world of tourism.
NATHMAL JI KI HAVELI- this haveli is considered the best in Jaisalmer in terms of natural beauty. There are other minute details worth appreciation. For example there are two Elephants made of yellow stone. These life-size replicas have been put in front of the main entrance so that it looks as if they are guarding the Haveli. Other than these, there are pictures engraved on pillars and walls. These consist of Horses, Cattle, and depiction of Flora among other things
Salim singh ki haveli– Salim Singh ki haveli has been built on the remains of an older haveli built in the late 17th century. This haveli was built in the first half of the 18th century and a part of it is still occupied by descendants of the original residents Mehta family. The high arched roof is supported by carved brackets designed in the shape of peacocks. The haveli is situated beside the hills near the Jaisalmer Fort. Some claimed that Salim Singh made two additional floors in order to make it as high as the fort but the Maharaja did not take this attempt in good spirit.
Patwon ki haveli- The Patwon Ji ki Haveli is an beautiful piece of Architecture and is the most Acclaimed among the havelis in Jaisalmer. It was the very first haveli which was built-up in jaisalmer. Many paintings and mirror work art can still be seen on the inside walls it makes it apple of the eye of visitors .
Gadisar lake– The Gadsisar Lake is one of the most famous tourist places in Jaisalmer which was built by Raja Rawal Jaisal, the first ruler of Jaisalmer. This amazing lake is located towards the south of Jaisalmer and the entrance to the lake is through Tilon-Ki-Pol, a significant and artistically carved yellow sandstone archway. This is the most popular and unique point to take photographs of Jaisalmer fort when the fort looks golden early in the morning with the first rays of the Sun and also a bird viewing site and a main attraction of Jaisalmer city.
Jaisalmer war museum- A visit to this museum will lets you see many captured tanks from our enemy and other memorabilia from the battle, instilling a sense of immense pride in your country and its all because of soldiers. There is also an audio-visual room where they screen movies about the battle.
Rajasthan is a treasure of history and historical monuments, but there is a place in particular takes you beyond the ‘timeline of present’, right into the prehistoric Jurassic era. The Akal Wood Fossil Park is a 21-hectare preserved area that lies almost about 17 km from Jaisalmer. The petrified wood is indicative of lush forests in a tropical warm and humid climate thriving almost 180 million years ago.