Top 10 Places and Things to Do in Jaisalmer

When you talk about Rajasthan, the name of the Jaisalmer will surely blink in your mind. It is one of the famous tourist places in Rajasthan and named after Maharaja Jaisal Singh. The city is known for its tradition, rich heritage, and culture. Located in the Thar Desert, it is also famous for its desert safari, camping, and adventurous sports. There many other things to do in Jaisalmer. Want to know about it? Here are the top ten things to do in Jaisalmer.

Top 10 Things To Do In Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer is a bit warm place, and hence the best time to visit Jaisalmer is November to March. These months have a cool atmosphere to enjoy desert safari and other adventure games. In February, there is a desert festival which attracts tourists all over the world. With it, you can enjoy other activities which are given below.

  1. Jaisalmer Fort

Jaisalmer Fort
The city has a grand fort, and Jaisalmer fort is one of them. With the fort, you can also include other places like inter alia, Patwon Ki Haveli, Gadisar Lake, Sadar Bazar, and Desert National Park in sightseeing of the city. The sightseeing tour is one of the most desirable things. Even if you have enough time, then you can go to the Desert Museum and Heritage Museum.

  1. Gadisar Lake

Gadisar Lake
Gadisar Lake was built in 1367. MaharawalGadsi Singh made the human-made reservoir and hence is named after him. The refreshing atmosphere and boating, when combined, make the serene atmosphere. You will surely feel the peace and boating activity is also fun-loving. You can enjoy it with family and friends.

  1. City Tour

City Tour
Capture the glimpse and beautiful chaos of the royal Jaisalmer with the photography tour. It takes 2 hours, and you can go through the temples, Havelis, lanes, and forts. You can also view the dunes. We suggest picking the wide-angle lens and the best camera to amazing shots.

  1. Jaisalmer Local Bazaar

Jaisalmer Local Bazaar
Shopping locally made things are one of the best things to do in Rajasthan. There are so many varieties of jewelry, handmade products, accessories, bags, footwear, etc. You can shop for local handicrafts, puppets, textiles, jootis, decorative items, showpieces, wooden items, etc. from various markets. Some of the known names for the shopping are Pansari Bazaar, Sadar Bazaar, Manak Chowk, Bhatia Bazaar, Sonaronka Baas, and Khadi GramodyogBhavan.

  1. Kanoi

Do you like parasailing activities? If yes, then Kanoi is the place where you can fly high above the dessert and give a lavish treat to your mind, soul, and eyes. In the dessert area, parasailing is common, but in an area like Jaisalmer, it is unusual and enjoyable activity.

  1. Paramotoring at Sam Sand Dunes

Paramotoring is another activity for those who love adventure and has daring to do some distinctive things. With the paramotoring activities, you can see dunes above the sky and also click the pictures of surrounding. Do not worry; the pilot will be with you for the control. And it is a secure and safe sport activity.

  1. Quad Biking at Sam Sand Dunes

Quad Biking is another thrilling activity done in SamSand Dunes. Ride in an enclosed bike and create a dusty atmosphere around you. Choose the perfect sandy space and terrain for the best experience.

  1. Thar Desert

Thar Desert
The dunes at the Thar Desert are best for the off-roading and bashing activities. Have you ever experienced exploring the desert in SUV? Not yet? Then go to the Thar desert of Jaisalmer. 4×4 large sports vehicles like the Fortuner or Toyota Land Cruiser. The activity is done in the supervision of professionals as it includes sharp overturn and needs competent maneuvering skills.

  1. Winds Desert Camp

Winds Desert Camp
Stay overnight in the desert camp. Night and stars above the head, the spectacular dunes are entirely different experiences. During the evening go for safari and at night staying the amp with modern facilities. There is also dance performance and Rajasthani folk music followed by a sumptuous local cuisine buffet dinner.

  1. Tanot Mata Temple

Located at Indo-Pak border, Tanot Mata Temple is one of the famous places and one of the popular tourist destinations. Located very near to the Indo-Pak border, the temple is still safe after the war between India and Pakistan. As the temple located near the border area, you need prior permission and permit.


There are 10 places and activities to do in Jaisalmer Tour Packages. There are many other places as well; you can explore it according to your time. Do less, but enjoy it a lot! What do you say?

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