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Jaisalmer: Private City Tour with Camel Safari

1. Jaisalmer: Private City Tour with Camel Safari

Upon arrival at Jaisalmer Airport, Jaisalmer Junction Railway Station or the bus station, you will be greeted by your English-speaking driver at your selected departure time. You can also be picked up at your hotel in Jaisalmer to start this full-day sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer city. Your first stop will be the Jaisalmer Fort, a fort famously known as the Golden Fort of Rajasthan. It was constructed by Raja Jaisal, the Rajput ruler in the year 1156 A.D., and ranks amongs the largest forts in the world. The golden and yellow mixed sandstone give the fort a magical appearance, with the fort itself rising from the desert sands like a mirage. The fort is a real sight to behold, complete with its 99 turrets. The fort stands tall and proud, displaying the magic of Rajasthani architecture. After the fort, you will visit Bada Bagh, Patwon Ki Haveli, the Thar Heritage Museum and Gadisar Lake. After the city tour is complete, you will head out to Sam for a camel safari in the Thar Desert. A traditional Camel Safari is one of the most spectacular and unique ways to experience Rajasthan. Camels are the ships of the deserts, and will guide you through this incredible landscape. You will spend approximately 1-2 hours in the Thar Desert before enjoying a mesmerizing sunset. At the conclusion of your tour, you will be returned to your point of origin in Jaisalmer.

Jaisalmer: Private City Tour

2. Jaisalmer: Private City Tour

Upon your arrival at Jaisalmer airport, Jaisalmer railway station or bus station, you will be greeted by your driver depending on the time chosen at booking. You also have the option to be picked up from your hotel in Jaisalmer. From here you will begin your 5-hour sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer city. Your first stop will be the Jaisalmer Fort, which is famously known as the Golden Fort of Rajasthan. It was constructed by Raja Jaisal, a Rajput ruler in 1156 A.D. and ranks among the largest forts in the world. The golden and yellow mixed sandstone give the fort a magical appearance, and the fort towers high above the sand. It features 99 turrets and displays Rajasthani architecture, which is a spectacular sight especially in the night. Later, you will visit Patwon Ki Haveli, the Thar Heritage Museum and Gadisar Lake. After your tour, you will be dropped off at either Jaisalmer Airport, the Jaisalmer Junction Railway Station, bus station, or your hotel in Jaisalmer.

Private Jaisalmer City Tour with Fort and Heritage Havelis

3. Private Jaisalmer City Tour with Fort and Heritage Havelis

Start your Jaisalmer city adventure by meeting your chauffeur in the lobby of your hotel at 8:00am. Take a short, scenic drive to Jaisalmer Fort (Sonar Quila) and experience the first major landmark of your tour. Admire the unique architectural traits of the fort such as the yellow sandstone, 99 bastions and fortified gates whilst taking in the view of the building set against the picturesque Thar Desert. Whilst inside the fort visit the Raj Mahal Palace, Jain Temples and The Laxminath temple. After a tour of Jaisalmer Fort, you will be taken to an ancient Haveli that has been converted into a museum - ‘Patwon ki Haveli’. Explore the largest Haveli in Jaisalmer and admire the sandstone carvings, mirror work, immaculate paintings, artistic arches and gateways. Next, you will have the opportunity to sightsee through ‘Salim Singh Ki Haveli’. Discover the unique architecture and rooms that form a peacock shape. Located near Jaisalmer Fort, this Haveli has as many as 38 beautifully designed balconies. Afterwards, visit ‘Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli’, an ornate Haveli completely made of yellow sandstone. After exploring the Haveli's  the tour will finish with your driver taking you back to your hotel room.

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Excellent Tour , Both Driver & Guide Very Helpfull