District of Jaisalmer (Hindi: जैसलमेर), located in the Indian part of the Thar Desert, is the largest district of Rajasthan and one of the largest in the country. It is a border city located close to the international border of Pakistan and is located 575 kilometres west from the state capital Jaipur.
Jaisalmer, the city in the dessert. Nice fort and a camel safari. Jeep + 2 hours on a camel + food around the fire + night in the dunes with the stars and the full moon. ...
Posted in Trip through Asia, from India to Japan! by ChachaInAsia
Having realised we had to pick up the pace (the sheer size of India had alluded us somewhat) we decided to do a whistle-stop tour of Jaisalmer. We saw the Golden Fort by sunset, visited the ever popular bhang shop and took a pedalo out on it’s small but peaceful lake before moving on to Jodhpur. ...
Posted in Off Around the World by JnKbigtrip
Die Wuestenstadt Jaisalmer liegt im aeussersten Osten Rajasthans nahe der pakistanischen Grenze. Die Stadt wird von einem wuchtigen aus Sandstein erbauten Fort dominiert, das auf einem kleinen Huegel gelegen die hoechste Erhebung im weiten und kargen Umland ist. Die Stadt an sich ist wenig aufregend ...
Posted in StefanRTW by stefan08