Jaisalmer, the beautiful fort town in Rajasthan is famous for it heritage monuments. The city forms a part of the Great Indian Desert or the Thar Desert and is also known as the “Golden city” as most of the monuments and forts in the city are made of golden yellow sandstone. This city was founded in the 12th Century AD by Raja Rawal Jaisal, a Rajput Prince and is famous for its rich heritage and culture. The beauty of its monuments and the fort invites tourists from all over the world.. Holidays in Jaisalmer are indeed a wonderful experience. We at Touristplacesinindia.com provide you with complete information on all that you want to known about tour packages to Jaisalmer and tourism in Jaisalmer.
There are a large number of tourist destinations in the city. The most important among them is the Jaisalmer Fort. This Fort is the second oldest Fort in the state and is also known as “Sonar Quila”. The name “Sonar Quila” is derived form the fact that the fort is built entirely of yellow sandstone. The fort is surrounded by 30 feet high walls and has 99 bastions and is accessible through Ganesh Pol, Akshya Pol, Suraj Pol and Hawa Pol.
Most of the tour packages of Jaisalmer are of long duration covering about eighteen to twenty days. There are also short duration tours to the city in which you can cover the tour in five to six days. It you want to visit the city for a short holiday then it is better to choose the short duration tour to Jaisalmer. The short duration tours cover exclusively the city of Jaisalmer where you will be cover important places like the Jaisalmer Fort, the Lodurva Jain temples, Gadsisar Lake, Desert National Park, and the Havelis.
If you choose a long duration tour to Jaisalmer, then you can visit other places along with this Golden City of Jaisalmer. The long duration tour basically starts form Delhi, where our representatives will collect you from the International Airport and provide you with a complete guided tour of different places in North India. Our tour will start form Delhi and will cover different places in Rajasthan like Bikaner, Balmer, Jodhpur, Udaipur, and Jaisalmer. From Jaisalmer, we will be driving to Gujarat, where we will be visiting places like Ahmedabad and Bhuj. Finally we will conclude our tour by visiting Mumbai from Gujarat and visiting prominent destinations in Mumbai. Our tour will be coming to an end at Mumbai.
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