The Golden City of Rajasthan: Jaisalmer

Location: Western Rajasthan
Temperature: Min : 2°  Max : 45°
Best Time: October to March
Main Attractions: Jaisalmer Fort, Salim Singh Ki Haveli, Patuwon Ki Haveli
Languages: Official: Hindi, Rajasthani
STD code: +91-2992
Like several other urban centers of Rajasthan, in Jaisalmer to, you will find different aspects of its own glorious heritage as well. Though you can get historical monuments scattered all over the city, the Jaisalmer Fort will immediately control your attention. Constructed of sand rocks and locally known as Sonar Quila, the Jaisalmer Fort is a dominating structure between the littoral.

How to reach:

Jaisalmer is situated in the extremely focus of Rajasthan and a famous vacationer destination in this way it is effectively connected to whatever remains of India and Rajasthan with aviation routes, railroads and roadways.

By Airways: Despite the fact that Jaisalmer is not instantly associated with Airways accordingly, Jodhpur air terminal is 300 Km away. Jodhpur is joined with all the real metros of India by government possessed and private carriers. From Jodhpur you can contract Cabs or take a train voyage as indicated by your wish and inclination.

By Railways: Jaisalmer is joined with real urban communities of India through expansive gage and additionally meter gage railroad tracks. Direct prepares from Jaisalmer are accessible to Jodhpur and also Delhi. Jaisalmer is joined through both ''Broad gauge' as well as 'Meter gauge' tracks. You can likewise go to Jaisalmer by Palace on Wheels.

By Roadways: There are no immediate transports from Delhi to Jaisalmer as the 17-18 hour drive is excessively tedious and very depleting. You can, however switch transports in Jaipur from where a state-run sleeper buses consistently. Some sleeper transports are additionally accessible from Jodhpur and Udaipur.


Climate:
The weather and climate of the Jaisalmer are Arid in nature typical of any Desert region. Summers are hot but winters are relatively very pleasant.


What to Wear:

When you are visiting Jaisalmer, make sure you are taking the correct wear. Jaisalmer clothing depends upon the time of year in which you are coming to visit the country. Notwithstanding, one thing to be kept in mind is that the dress should not be overly revealing or too lean.


Facts about Jaisalmer:

Founded by: Rawal Jaisal
Total Area: 5.1 kms (2.0 sq mi)
Elevation: 225 m (738 ft)
Population (2011):
 - Total: 65,471
 - Density: 13,000/kms (33,000/sq mi)
Vehicle registration: RJ15
Official Website: jaisalmer.rajasthan.gov.in


Railway Station in Jaisalmer