Jaisalmer which is nicknamed “The Golden City” is situated in Rajasthan. It is a World Heritage site, once known as a Jaisalmer state and it lies in the heart of the Great Indian Desert “Thar Desert”. The city was named after the Maharawal Jaisal Singh, a Rajput king.
Make your desert trip the best experience by staying in the Jaisalmer desert camps. There are many desert camps to suit the financial plan of tourists. Most of the camps arrange for the jeep and the camel safari which is must-do activity in the desert land.
Jeep safaris are the comfortable way to explore the beauty of Jaisalmer. The very powerful 4×4 open Jeeps are used for the desert safaris which make it an adventurous and a memorable experience.
Patwon-Ki-Haveli is one the largest havelis in Rajasthan comprised of five small havelis. It is also known as Patwonji’s haveli. You can see many paintings and mirror-works on the walls of this haveli and the whole building is made of yellow sandstone, except for the main gateway which is brown in color.
Paragliding in Jaisalmer
With the increase in number of tourists visiting this place, there has been increase in the adventure sports, paragliding being one of them. It is a very good experience, flying in the sky over the sand dunes of this desert land.
The project of windmill farms was initiated in Jaisalmer to promote non-conventional energy sources. It is the largest onshore wind farm in India with an investment of Rs 160 crore.
This is known to be the youngest fort in India situated near the Indira Gandhi Canal. This fort is famous for shootings.
Night View of Jaisalmer
The night view of Jaisalmer is a breath taking view. The tourists prefer to travel to this beautiful desert land on the full moon as it looks astonishing and beautiful.