Attractions in Jaisalmer
Charms and chivalry of Jaisalmer need no elaboration. We thought of a number of adjectives to describe the gems of this jewel in Rajasthan – battle-scarred forts, chivalric charm, riot invoking colors, breathtaking sand dunes, slightly arrogant pride and romantic honor. But most are just near-perfectly suited to describe one or more of glorious places to visit in Jaisalmer – one place that encapsulates the idea of incredible Indian heritage with valor and passion. Have a look at the stunning marvels of the city, which are the top tourist attractions of Jaisalmer.
Jaisalmer Fort – For The Rich Rajputana Splendor
Jaisalmer Fort is also known as Golden Fort, this majestic fort is made up of yellow sandstone that reflects golden hues and hence gets the name. Raja Jaisal constructed this fort, which is a fine epitome of Rajasthani architectural style and a must visit name among the places to see in Jaisalmer. The best time to see the fort is at night when it’s all lit up and glowing! This is one of the best places to see in Jaisalmer.
Bada Bagh – For A Royal Walk
Popular as Huge Garden, it was built by Maharawal Jait Singh. Bada Bagh was constructed as a memorial for the nobles who fought for the city. Here, not only the nobles but the cremation of their families also took place. The heritage stories make it a popular name among the places to visit in Jaisalmer. It’s simply charming to just take a walk in this huge space and observe the royal edifices blended well with the green environs.
Jeep safari with Cultural Program
This is a 4-5 hour tour which will start from pickup at your hotel or camp in Jaisalmer city (around 4-5 pm) & drop back at 10 pm. Here the tour inclusions are:
- Private taxi transfer (pickup & drop)
- Jeep safari tour between 5 to 7 pm
- Musical & dance program with buffet dinner from 7 to 10 pm
The sit out area provides you the opportunity to spend some quality time with yourself or your loved ones.
Night Safari in Sand Dunes
Night safari in Jaisalmer is a famous activity which has become very popular among couples or travellers seeking adventure in the dunes.
Here the tour starts after 7:30 pm for 90 minutes and you see the sand dunes just with the light of the jeep.