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Jaisalmer Fort

Fort Road | Amar Sagar Pol, Jaisalmer 345001, India
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Fort Road | Amar Sagar Pol, Jaisalmer 345001, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Unlike other forts and palaces in Rajasthan , the Jaisalmer fort is not maintained well. A lot of people stay inside the fort and it’s very dirty. You will find animals and dirt in the narrow lanes. The view etc is good however there is...More

Thank 653mayankr
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I believe its the only living fort in India. Its very beautiful. Jaisalmer is a small city and the fort is major part of it. Many people still live inside the fort. There are houses, havelis, hotels, restaurants, cafes view points, cannon points, palaces, temples,...More

Thank Himanshu A
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Its quite an interesting old building and the main attraction, but not so special. There are some nice tourist shops.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful living fort - fun to walk around and shop. Beautiful museum with rich historical artifacts and narratives. Little on the dirtier side but not much different than most of India.

Thank FalconsTraveler
Reviewed 5 days ago

As seen in photos this is a beautiful and grand fort and is worth visiting. Unfortunately as it is Government hands the maintenance is not up to what it should. They should start charging all tourists say 100 rupees to enter and improve safety cleanliness...More

Thank jaisingh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Truly immense, magnificent fort, probably the best in India. Good english audio with ticket. Easy to navigate.with breathtakingly beautiful original rooms in classical romantic Rajastani style. Allow 3 hours, snacks available.

Thank Sandy W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place to spend 2-3 hours if in Jaisalmer. The Fort tour is worth ones time especially you hire a guide.

Thank Richard_Hughe
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the only fort i have seen in which normal ppl still leaves who are there since decades. Fort has different havelies and temples inside, all are them having world best carvings specially jain temples. Its like a small city inside a fort.

Thank chetansachania
Reviewed 1 week ago

The entrance has a huge door! Either you walk or take a tempo. There is a long way from entrance to area where the fort start. Our history is rich and we get to see when we go around to visit such places! A must!...More

Thank RashiB79
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good place , Very good fort and parason , Good pure Restorent and Service , Very good hotel mangalam,

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Kushal P
14 September 2017|
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Response from anandabose02 | Reviewed this property |
DON'T !!!! Street dogs may attack him. also entry not allowed inside the Inner ramoarts and restaurants.
Anuradha S
12 July 2017|
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Response from RajeevDr | Reviewed this property |
you need not do any prior bookings bcoz it is offseason & you might easily bargain for a good deal . If you seek adventure you may go ahead to Tanot mata temple near Indo pak border. the Jaisalmer fort & Jain temples... More
Sachin K
23 March 2017|
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Response from divya l | Reviewed this property |
March is generally hot, better to visit between November and February!!