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Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer - Barmer - Bikaner (Rajasthan)

jaisalmer in the Thar desert, was founded in 1156. Today the Desert City blooms with intricately carved havelis, and old Jain temples. The fort, Gadi Sagar lake, manak Chowk, Patwon ki Haveli, Salim Singh ki Haveli, Lodruva, Wood Fossil Park (17 km), Sam Sand Dunes (42 km), and the Desert National Park (45 km) etc are attractions. The landscape and sea of sand dunes makes it a beautiful and sea of sand dunes makes it a beautiful place. Bharmer: Desert town 153 km south of Jaisalmer is known for woodcarving carpets, embroidery and block printing. There are two annual fairs, Thar Festival and Cattle Fair. Bikaner: 15th c. royal walled city, well known for the best riding camels. Attractions include Junagarh Fort,Lalgarh Palace, Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum.