Places to Visit:

Jaisalmer Fort

Top view point in Jaisalmer fort

Salim Singh ki Haveli

Patwon Ki Haveli

Rani ka Mahal

Rani ka Mahal

Gadisar Lake

Gadisar Lake

Jaisalmer War Museum


Places in Outskirts:

Sam Sand Dunes (40 km from Jaisalmer)

Kuldhara AbandonedVillage (21 km from Jaisalmer)

Tanot Mata Temple (130 km from Jaisalmer)

Longewala War Museum (110 km from Jaisalmer)

Must Visit Places:

Tope view point (during night)

Salim Singh Haveli

Jaisalmer Fort

Gadisar Lake (in evening time)

Sam Sand Dunes

Tanot Mata Temple

Longewala War Museum



Best Location for Stay :

Inside Jaisalmer fort (several guest house, homestay, hotel for budget stay), Near Bus stand (for 3 to 5 star category hotel)


Night stay camping in Sam Sand Dunes, Culture program during camping, Camel Safari, Desert Jeep Safari (Must recommended), Boating in Gadisar Lake, Parasailing in Desert, Quad Biking.

Entry Fees and Timing:

Rani Ka Mahal in Jaisalmer Fort:

Entry Fee: Rs 100 (Adult), Rs 50 (Camera Fee), Rs 100 (Video Camera) Timing: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, All days open.

Salim Singh ki Haveli:

Entry Fee: Rs 50 (Adult), Rs 50 (Camera Fee), Rs 100 (Video Camera) Timing: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM, All days open.

Patwon Ki Haveli:

Entry Fee: Rs 20 (Adult), Rs 50 (Camera Fee), Rs 100 (Video Camera) Timing: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, All days open.

Gadisar Lake:

Boating Charges: Rs 300 per boat (6 seater boat), Rs 500 per boat (10 seater boat), Rs 200 Per boat (4 seater pedal boat)

Boating Timing: 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM, All days open.

Bada Bagh:

Entry Fee: Rs 100, Rs 100 (Camera fee)

Timing: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM, All days open

Jaisalmer War Museum:

Entry Fee: Rs 30 

Timing: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, All days open

Kuldhara Abandoned Village:

Entry Fee: Rs 15, Vehicle entry: Rs 50 per vehicle

Timing: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, All days open

Transportation Facility:

Taxi available for sightseeing, Auto is best option to cover nearby sightseeing, Bike or scooty on rent (but only limited shop available)

Best Time to Visit:

November to February (Winter Session)

About Weather:

Cold during night (Carry Warm clothes), Little warm in day time (Carry some summer type clothes)

Shopping Market:

Sadar Bazaar, Bhatia Bazaar, Manak Chowk.

Best Place for Eat:

Café The Kaku, Gaji’s Restaurant, Desert Cow Restaurant, The Trio, Shreeji Exellency (Awesome food quality in budget)


Famous things:

Camel Leather Products, Embroidery, Antiques items, Puppets items, Ghotua Ladoo by Dhanraj Ranmal Bhatia.

Nearby Airport:

Jaisalmer Airport (17 km from Jaisalmer City) majorly operated in tourist season only, next nearby airport is Jodhpur Airport (285 km from Jaisalmer)

Nearest Railway Station:

Jaisalmer (Within the city), all major city directly connected by train like Delhi, Mumbai, Jaipur, Kolkata.

Preferable Itinerary:

Day 1: Jaisalmar War Museum, Gadisar Lake (preferably in evening time), Tope view point in Jaisalmer fort (open all time, preferably night time). Overnight stay in City.

Day 2: Visit Rani Ka Mahal, Salim singh in Haveli, Patwon ki Haveli, Kuldhara Village, Sam Sand Dunes, Camel Safari, Camping, Jeep Safari (During night or sunset time). Overnight stay in Camp at Sam.

If time permits

Day 3: Visit Tanot Mata Temple, Longewala Museum, Shopping in Jaisalmer.


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