Jaisalmer Fort, Jaisalmer. Important visiting information

Opening Time : 06:00 AM Closing Time : 05:00 PM
Open : Daily Closed on public holidays : No
Entery fee : Adult: 250 INR Foreigner , Adult: 50 INR Indian Authorization : No
Contact No : 141372200 View address & how to reach
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    Jaisalmer Fort, Jaisalmer

    More about Jaisalmer Fort, Jaisalmer and Historical Information

    Jaisalmer Fort is one of the largest forts in the world. It is situated in Jaisalmer city in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It was built in 1156 AD by the Bhati Rajput ruler Rao Jaisal, from where it derives it name. The fort stands proudly amidst the golden stretches of the great Thar Desert, on Trikuta Hill, and has been the scene of many battles. Its massive yellow sandstone walls are a tawny lion color during the day, fading to honey-gold as the sun sets, thereby camouflaging the fort in the yellow desert. For this reason, it is also known as the “Golden Fort”. This fort, popularly known as the ’Sonar quila’ by the locals, is located in the very heart the city, and is one of the most breathtaking monuments in the locality.

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    Jaisalmer Fort, Jaisalmer address and how to reach

    Address : Fort Rd, Khejer Para, Manak Chowk, Amar Sagar Pol, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001

    How To Reach: By Train: 2.2 KM away from Jaisalmer Railway Station
    By Air: 13.9 KM away from Jaisalmer Airport

    Railway Address :Jaisalmer railway station, coulony, Gandhi Colony, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001 Airport Address :Jaisalmer Airport, Air Force School Rd, Shastri Nagar, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001


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