A beautiful warm city Jaisalmer. Jaisalmer is known for its forts, resorts, Havelis, temples, and bazaars. This state in western Rajsthan will make you feel royal. This golden city is in the heart of the Thar Dessert. Well, Jaisalmer is a must visit place if you are going to visit Rajasthan. So, in this article, we are going to tell you about what are places you should visit and what are the things you should do in Jaisalmer. First of all, let us discuss about the best time to visit Jaisalmer.
As we all know Rajsthan is a warm place so the best time to visit Jaisalmer is winter. Winter season will be the best time to explore this golden city. Do not worry winter will not stop you to do anything here. Jaisalmer Camping, Desert safari are best activities to do in Jaisalmer.
1- Jaisalmer Fort
This Jaisalmer fort is like a city in itself. This fort is one of the tourist attractions in Jaisalmer which includes, the Jaisalmer fort, Gadisar lake, Patwon ki Haveli, Sadar bazaar, inter alia, and Desert national park. Well, from the top of the fort you can do city sightseeing. At night this view will make you feel fabulous.
2- Jaisalmer city
Well, for a city tour you will need a guide who will guide you through out the tour. On this amazing tour, you will be able to see the most famous attraction of Jaisalmer which are forts, temples, and Havelis. Make sure you are carrying a camera with you so that you can capture this golden city’s every beautiful thing.
3- Gadisar Lake
Let me tell you an interesting fact that this waterbody is man-made in 1367. The person who built this by Maharawal Gadi Singh. That is why this lake is named as Gadisar lake. Here you can do a fun activity which is boating. You will be surrounded by water. You can even watch an amazing sunset here.
4- The local market
Jaisalmer’s market is one of the most colorful bazaars you will be ever shop in. The markets here are full of varieties. From aesthetic clothes to modern purses you can shop anything here at affordable prices. You can even find handmade things like clothes, jewelry, bags, and footwear. You will never regret shopping here. The most recommended thing is shopping in Jaisalmer.
You may have done parasailing on mountains and must have witnessed clouds around you. But how about flying above the desert and feeling like a bird? Well, here is one of the most thrilling activities to do in Jaisalmer which is parasailing.
If you want to make your Jaisalmer trip more thrilling then this paramotoring activity is for you. Well, do not worry it is safe as a pilot will be with you controlling the motor feel safe and secure making you feel safe and secure so that you enjoy the ride. You can click selfies and pictures of your surrounding.
7- Sam Sand Dunes
If you want to feel how it feels like driving in the desert then this activity will be best for you. You will be riding a motor bike in the middle of the desert.
8- Thar Desert
Thar desert is best for all off roading activities. You will be exploring the Thar desert in an SUV. This is the most adventurous thing to do in the middle of the desert. If you are a stunt man then this is the best place for you to showcase your talent.
9- Winds Desert Camp
How about staying at night in the middle of the desert? You must have done camping on the mountains. You will love doing camping in the desert also. This activity is one of the tourist attractions. Well, these desert camps will provide you all the facilities to you. All the things which are necessary for you will be available for you.
10- Tanot Mata temple
Tanot Mata temple is situated near the Indian and Pakistan border. You can visit the Indian and Pakistan border area with prior permission and a permit from the Indian military.
11- Desert national park
Exploring wildlife in Jaisalmer is a must. You can find different types of animals here in an area of 3162 kilo meters located in the west part of Rajasthan. You will be able to see fox, desert cat, chinkara and the Indian bustard and many more animals.
12- Desert culture center and Museum
If you have not seen the puppet show if you have visited Jaisalmer then vising Jaisalmer is a waste. This puppet show is a must watch the show. This is a sign of desert culture. You will get to know about the desert culture more.
The most famous kuldhara village is known as one of the most haunted places. You are not allowed to visit this after six in the evening. It is situated 15 kilo meters far from the main city of Jaisalmer. You should listen to the story of kuldhara from the locals. Well, this is one of the most beautiful places in Jaisalmer. According to the people who live here, the minister of this place wanted to marry the king’s daughter and that minister was a bad guy. Well, the king has ordered everyone to leave kuldhara.
Well, there is a list of things you can do and visit in Jaisalmer but these are some must do things. I hope you will find it useful. Wishing you a happy journey for Jaisalmer.
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