Jaisalmer, the city known for its proximity to the Thar Desert, is a World Heritage Site. This city of Rajasthan is also called Golden City because of the yellow it receives from the yellow sandstone that was used for construction as well as the yellow sand of the Thar desert. The old mansions, alluring forts, magnificent havelis, bewitching palaces and stunning Jain temples that represent the amalgamation of ancient and the medieval era architecture, make Jaisalmer the most charismatic city of India. Also the camel safari in the sand dunes of Jaisalmer is an unforgettable experience.

Royal Cenotaphs at Bada Bagh near Jaisalmer