Planning a trip to the golden city of Jaisalmer Look no further! Our collection of Jaisalmer tour packages include short trips to the city of ‘Sonar Qila’ as well as longer duration. Our collection of Jaisalmer tour packages also comprise of the tour destinations for a complete cultural experience of the land of Maharajas Rajasthan as well as the prime tourist destinations in North India. Located in the sandy expanse of the Thar Desert, Jaisalmer was once part of the fabled 'Silk Route'. Being a trade route, passing caravans brought wealth to the town that found manifestation in impressive havelis built by wealthy traders. Built in local yellow sandstone, now christened as Jaisalmer stone, the town quite literally looks like a 'Golden City' as it has come to be known. The piece de resistance of Jaisalmer, however, is its iconic fort. One of the rare living forts in the world with close to 3000 people living within its ramparts, the fort dominates the town physically and forms the hub around which life in the town revolves. Jaisalmer, in contemporary times, is the ideal base to explore desert tourism.
This is because the yellow sand and the sandstone used to make the structures in this city which give it golden yellow appearance. Jaisalmer travel gives you all the information about how to reach Jaisalmer, Jaisalmer attractions, best time to visit Jaisalmer and excursions from Jaisalmer. This used to be an important business town due to its location on the camel trade route. Jaisalmer is famous for its beautiful forts, lakes, and gardens. The city gives us a glimpse of the rich cultural heritage and colors of the state of Rajasthan.
Day 01: Jodhpur - Jaisalmer (290 kms)
Arrival at Jodhpur and transfer to Jaisalmer. The Golden City’ of Rajasthan, Jaisalmer is famous for its yellow sandstone structures, dusky landscape and romantic sand dunes. Jaisalmer was the window of the Thar, connecting India to Central Asia, Persia, Egypt and the west, thus making the city a cultural cauldron. You will be received and check in at the Hotel. In the evening visit Gadisar Lake & Vyas Chhatri. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02: Jaisalmer
After breakfast visit Jaisalmer Fort, Jain Temple & Patwa Haveli. Evening go for a unique experience of the Desert alike Arabian night by making overnight stay over sand dunes with tented accommodation with cultural program and also enjoy photogenic sunset on camel back. Overnight at Camp.
Day 03: Jaisalmer Departure
After breakfast we checkout from Desert Camp and explore Lodurva, Kuldhara, Amar Sagar & Bada bagh. Later you will be transferred to your onwards journey.
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The nearest domestic airport is Jodhpur Airport located at a distance of 283 km from Jaisalmer city.
Located 2 km eastwards of the city, Jaisalmer railway station is connected widely with network of regular trains to important cities of India.