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Jaisalmer, also known as the Golden City, is one of the most famous cities in the royal state of Rajasthan. Located in the middle of the desert, 575 km away from the state capital Jaipur, the city is famous for its rich heritage. Jaisalmer is also......Read more on Jaisalmer


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Jaisalmer Fort, Jaisalmer
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Jaisalmer Fort, Jaisalmer
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The Jaisalmer Fort is located in the heart of the city and is known for its miniatures, architecture and bazaars. This fort was built in 1156 by a Bhati Rajput ruler Jaisal, atop the Trikura hill. About a quarter of the population of Jaisalmer live inside this fort.... Read More »
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Jain Temples, Jaisalmer
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The Jain Temples are one of the oldest temples in Jaisalmer, which are situated inside the Jaisalmer Fort complex. These temples have archaeological and religious significance attached to them. The group of temples in the fort were built between 12th and 15th centuries. These... Read More »
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Sam Sand Dunes, Jaisalmer
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  The Sam sand dunes are located 42 km away from Jaisalmer. The best time to visit the sand dunes is during sunset. However, it can also be crowded during these times as hordes of tourists come to take photographs and witness the sun setting in the backdrop of the... Read More »
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Gadsisar Lake, Jaisalmer
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Gadsisar Lake was built during the 14th century by Maharwal Gadsi. This artificial rainwater lake was the chief water source during that time. There are numerous shrines and small temples on the embankment of this lake. The main attractions of the lake are the different... Read More »
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Desert National Park, Jaisalmer
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Desert National Park, Jaisalmer
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The Desert National Park is regarded as one of the largest national parks in India, covering a wide area of 3161 sq. km. It was established in 1980 and depicts the ecosystem of the Thar Desert. The main land of the park comprises compact salt lake bottoms, fixed dunes and... Read More »
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