Places to Visit in Jaisalmer
The city of Jaisalmer was the foundation of Bhatti Rajput in the year 1156. This beautiful city is regarded as the ‘Golden city’ which is located at Rajasthan. Basically the city replicates the lifestyle that the Rajputs lived during their times. Throughout the city you will depictions of Jain and Hindu deities and magnificent havelis and mansions that are worth seeing.
This city grabs a lot of attention due to the number of worth visiting attractions that it possesses. One of the attractions that reflect the history of this city is Jaisalmer fort. This is the fort that is located at the height of eighty meters and comprises of beautiful havelis, finely sculptured Jain temples and many more. The two best parts of this fort is that it has five palaces which are interconnected to each other and it has four entrances.
The city of Jaisalmer comprises of beautiful havelis some of them are Patwon-ki-Haveli and Nathmalji ki Haveli. The special aspect of the former one is magnificent small paintings and the later one has elegantly designed pillars, chambers and corridors, along with that it also comprises of graceful morals. One more Haveli that you cannot miss up on is Salim Singh ki Haveli as it is best for the photography as it is around three hundred years old. The special aspect of this Haveli is that its mansion is made of yellow stone and has beautiful carvings on its wall.
In case if you are looking for outings than you should prefer visiting Gadsisar Lake and Sam Sand Dunes. sam-sand_dunes_jaisalmergadsisar-lake-konstain_MainVisiting Jaisalmer without going to three magnificently designed temples of Jain Tirthankars that is Rishabhdev, Paraswanath and Sambhavnath. This temple also comprises a library called as Gyan Bhandar wherein you will find old manuscripts related to India.
In Case you are looking forward to visit this city reaching out to Jaisalmer is never a problem as you can take advantage of airways, roadways as well as railways.
To reach out to this place you will have to first reach to Jodhpur, as the nearest airport is Jodhpur
And the nearest railway station is also Jodhpur.
If you prefer to go through roadways some of the places that will connect you easily are Delhi, Jaipur, Jodhpur as well as Bikaner. Opting for cabs to reach out to the place as well as to visit the famous attractions of Jaisalmer is also a better option.