Honeymoon in Jaisalmer
Golden city Jaisalmer is sheeted all around with desert sand and studded with sandstone buildings and palaces. Though with showers of recent years some greenery have come up around in the city and commercialization has rooted up; yet as far your eyes will go, you will find the city draped in golden. Glazing sun above makes the city glitter like gold. From the various leading tourist destinations of colorful land of Rajasthan, Jaisalmer has its own appeal that is hard to resist, which brings it in the list of one of the best honeymoon destinations of the state.
Honeymoon Attractions in
Studded with architecturally splendid forts, temples and monuments, the city is known profoundly for its desert appeal with vast areas of mesmerizing sand dunes and the folk culture. Jaisalmer’s hotels and forts have been appealing various filmmakers, photographers and celebrities as well. Film troops are often heard shooting around Jaisalmer.
The best honeymoon spots to visit within the golden city and in its outskirts are:
|Sonar Kila or the Jaisalmer Fort||Gadisar Lake|
|Jain Temples of Chandraprabhu, |
Rishabhadeva, Sambhavanath, etc.
|Patwon ki Haveli|
||Akal Wood Fossil Park|
|Amar Sagar Lake
|Grand Gates to the Jaisalmer
Fort (Akhai Pol, Suraj Pol,
Ganesh Pol and Hawa Pol)
|Salim Singh ki Haveli
|Tanot Mata Temple
|Desert Cultural Centre and Museum
Trip to Jaisalmer will be incomplete without visiting:
- The Sand Dunes of Sam
- Desert National Park
- Sand Dunes of Khuri
- Cursed Village of Kuldhara
- Trikuta Hills
Enrich your experience and fun of Jaisalmer trip with a visit to the main market behind Jaisalmer fort and shop bandhini, leheria, etc. fabrics and other handicraft goods that are the specialty of Rajasthan. By the way, Jodhpur market is cheaper and offers much wider range of products as compared to Jaisalmer, so if you plan to visit Jodhpur also, you can opt to shop in Jodhpur only. Apart from the sightseeing, excursions and camel safari rides in Jaisalmer, spare a part of time and invest it on enjoying the famous folk music and dance of Jaisalmer, cinema shows, puppet shows and captivating sunsets at Sam. Watching the sun set in Pakistan border and especially on Poornima (full moon days) watching the sun set in Pakistan and moon rise in India is an experience which is beyond all words and expressions.
And if you still have time, you can also visit:
Gyan Sagar Library
- Folklore Museum
- Mool Sagar
- Nakoda Parshavanath Mandir
- Silk Route Art Gallery
- Vyas Chhatri
Honeymoon Hotels to Stay in Jaisalmer
Top 6 honeymoon hotels of the city of Jaisalmer that you can pick for your honeymoon includes:
Hotel Garh Jaisal, Jaisalmer
- Hotel Suryagarh, Jaisalmer
- Hotel Oasis Haveli, Jaisalmer
- Hotel Victoria, Jaisalmer
- Hotel Killa Bhawan, Jaisalmer
- Hotel Lalgarh Fort, Jaisalmer
Best Time to Visit Jaisalmer
Desert lovers from across borders and oceans throng the city to enjoy the desert beauty all around the year. But, the scorching sun and fierce summer heat can turn up as a trouble maker or even screw your outdoor programs. The best time to enjoy the sightseeing and activities around there is during the cooler months of post monsoon, winter and autumn, between September and March.
How to Reach to Jaisalmer
The best route to reach Jaisalmer is the air route indeed, by taking a flight to the nearest air terminal at Jodhpur. Getting down at Jodhpur you can either directly head towards Jaisalmer or start your vacation with the sightseeing and shopping in Jodhpur.
Jaisalmer is well accessible through railways. There are various direct trains from cities like Delhi, Jaipur, Jodhpur, etc. while from other cities you can take a train to the Jodhpur railway station and further travel by road.
You can easily get an AC deluxe or other such luxury tourist buses to travel to Jaisalmer from cities like Jodhpur, Jaipur, Bikaner, Ajmer, etc. Hiring a private cab would give you the luxury of travelling at your pace in absolute privacy, enjoying the vibrancy stretched all around in Rajasthan.
What Things to Carry to Jaisalmer
While travelling in Jaisalmer always keep a bottle full of water with you. Glucose, sunscreen, comfortable cotton clothes and shoes that will keep your heels relaxed on long walks and give good grip on stoned and sandy surfaces; they will all be a good companion in Jaisalmer. Other things to carry with you would be:
- Camera & Handycam
- Battery/Charger and Other Supports of your Gadgets.
- Identity Card
- Wrist watch
- ATM/Credit Cards
- Needful Medicines.
- Beauty Products
- Styling Kit
- Woolens during Winter
Before How Many Days the Booking Must be Done
You surely will not like any sort of hustles or worries or inconvenience on your honeymoon and to make sure that everything is as per your wish book your honeymoon tour and package at least 1-2 months before your travel time.