About Jaisalmer - Golden City

Jaisalmer known as the Golden city and most part of the city is built with yellow sandstone gives stands at the top of Trikuta Hill, giving the best view of the stretching sand dunes. The city of Jaisalmer was founded in 1156 by Rawal Jaisal, a Bhatti Rajput King. This beautiful fort is a fantasy to visit and made with yellow sandstone located at the heart of the Thar Desert. The early morning sunset from the fort has a special attraction. The breathtaking sight is worth enjoying.

Major Attractions

Jaisalmer Fort

The Golden Fort or the Grand Jaisalmer Fort takes back you to the 12th century. These astonishing places and the vast desert regions that follow is a treat to watch. This Golden fort is located at the hill top which is surrounded by 30 feet high walls. The Jain Temple and the complex around it give more interesting option on visiting.

Jaisalmer Havelis

The Jaisalmer Havelis are home of ancient merchants who were known for the creative designs and adornments. The Havelis with the fine cutwork, yellow and red stonework in bracket shaped peacocks designs. The Salim-Singh-ki-Haveli, Patwon-ki-Haveli and Nathmalji-ki-Havei are worth visiting here in Jaisalmer.

Gadsisar Sagar Lake

The Gadsisar Sagar Lake is one of the best ideal picnic spot for the people who visit Jaisalmer. This is among the most breathtaking attractions Jaisalmer. This lake gives the best view and it is an ideal bird watching place. The Gadsisar Sagar Lake with the beautiful lush green garden a must visit..