Jaisalmer

  • In Jaisalmer, the yellow, the ochre-coloured crenellated ramparts fo the 12th century fortress melt in the Thar desert. Enjoy the tranquility of the city with its walkway and discover its Royal palace perched on the summit of a mound and its richly decorated Jain temples. Admire the havelis of the downhill city, its traditional houses with their inner courts, finely wrought and animal-sculpted balconies ...
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  • On the edge of the Thar desert, with the traditional medieval architecture of its temples and palaces, Jaisalmer, the city of gold, evokes the India you hear of in legends.
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Amy Adejokun
Amy Adejokun Expert destination India

In Jaisalmer, the yellow, the ochre-coloured crenellated ramparts fo the 12th century fortress melt in the Thar desert. Enjoy the tranquility of the city with its walkway and discover its Royal palace perched on the summit of a mound and its richly decorated Jain temples. Admire the havelis of the downhill city, its traditional houses with their inner courts, finely wrought and animal-sculpted balconies and windows, characteristic of Rajasthan and Gujerat, which seduce all visitors.

Jaisalmer: what to buy?

In Jaisalmer, you will find puppets made from wood and various colourful fabrics, which are an original gift idea. Moreover, many shops sell leather bags in all sizes at very good prices.

Jaisalmer Reviewedhotels
  • 7.85 /10
    Rated by Easyvoyage
    Taj Rawal Kot
    Jaisalmer - India
    Hotel Hotel 0 Etoile(s)

    Far from the crazy vibe of Jaisalmer Fort, this small 32-room ...

  • 7.7 /10
    Rated by Easyvoyage
    Fort Rajwada
    Jaisalmer - India
    Hotel Hotel 5 Etoile(s)

    Built in 2000, this hotel in typical Rajasthani architecture ...

  • 6.85 /10
    Rated by Easyvoyage
    Gorbangh Palace
    Jaisalmer - India
    Hotel Hotel 3 Etoile(s)

    Slightly far away from the town, the Gorbangh Palace hotel is ...

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