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Jaisalmer Fort

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Address: Fort Road | Amar Sagar Pol, Jaisalmer 345001, India
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our group travel in jaisalmer we see jaisalmer fort it was superb make by rav jaisal it's look like golden fort beauce it's make from yllow stones nice and highly walls it was... read more

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Kolhapur, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I was totally disappointed to see this Fort. It looks beautiful bt only from outside down t city. when u enter t fort main gate u feel af u are in city market. so many people live inside t fort and commercial look has come.. u dont see any historical grandeur . No specific view points.except one canon point from... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

our group travel in jaisalmer we see jaisalmer fort it was superb make by rav jaisal it's look like golden fort beauce it's make from yllow stones nice and highly walls it was superb and very clean

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

jaisalmer fort is really amazing palace . this is only fort where people live . this was really wonderful and with unbelievable. lots of old history in this fort . here feels real rajputana.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed our time wandering aimlessly down the narrow cobbled little allies and losing ourselves within the high walled inner walls. To really appreciate the Fort it is worth visiting a rooftop restaurant and letting the staff or for us the owners talk of their history and what it means to live in the Fort today - we visited... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This fort is truely magnificent and should be seen. We had a very good tour guide although it became apparent he was hoping we would buy at all his friends shops. As we visit India every year this starts to wear thin. Unfortunately for jaisalmer tourism is down so we felt the pressure to buy everywhere. Inside the palace you... More 

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Chandigarh, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went during desert festival. Fort is untidy although it has good history. Local people who resides in the fort make fort dirty and it becomes difficult to walk due to traffic. View in night is good

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The fort is huge! The palace is utilitarian but still beautiful as a remote desert kingdom! History is interesting

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fabulous fort. A must see! This is a living fort. It is wonderful to wander the streets and alleyways talking with the locals and looking for bargains. We never felt ill at ease or threatened in any way. (We are two women travelling alone) and had a fabulous time in Jaisalmer. Highly recommended!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The fort was the main reason we came here, and we loved it! It was pretty busy in the morning and got more quiet in the afternoon (in the heat). We had a guide showing us around the small streets and all interesting places. This guide was provided by our tour organizer. It is recommended that you check the guide's... More 

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Delhi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Go to Jaisalmer for the Desert festival Enjoy the celebration See the sights especially the fort And the lake. Visit the market No one hassles you prices are good Relax

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Pune, India

Request you all to review my itenarary.

1. Reach Jaisalmer at 0600 by train.

2. Get fresh, have breakfast and leave the guest house by 0800.

3. Visit the Jain temple

4. Visit the Sonar Killa (Fort) at 0900. Go for audio tour. visit the palaces inside the fort( can you please name the palaces inside the fort?) End the visit till 1300. ....4 hours sufficient????

5. Have lunch and Leave for Desert Safari at 1400

6. Night in the desert

7. Next day arrive back in the morning at 1100. Get ready, have lunch and out for rest of the sightseeing by1300

8. Take auto and go to the war museum and back by 1530. (2.5 hrs sufficient for the to and fro journey and the museum visit?????)

9. visit patwon ki haveli and salim singh haveli by 1730.

10. Go to Gadisar lake at sunset time (i think this is not a sunset point, but read the reviews that this is good place to visit in the evenings)

11. Go to desert cultural museum and attend the puppet show at 1900.

12. Walk in the markets and End the day with dinner at 2200.

13. Take the train for Bikaner at 2300.

a. Is it worth going to the Desert national park if i am already spending 1 night in desert safari?

b. Read from reviews here that salim singh haveli and nathmalji ki haveli are average places and can be skipped. Is it correct?

c. Can Bada baug be accommodated anywhere in the itinerary or it is worth a skip?

Since, i dont have family and ladies along with me in this trip, i believe i wont waste time in the movement, local transport, eating joints and getting ready.

Please advice

22 days ago

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