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Play at the best casino with us on online australian casino games. Bonus for the first 100 people! The name Jaisalmer evokes a vivid picture of sheer magic and brilliance of the desert. Legend has it that Rawal Jaisal laid the foundation of the city in 1156 A.D. After consulting a local hermit by the name of Eesul. Tricuta was the hill chosen and Jaisal abandoned his old fort at Lodurva to establish this new capital. Over the years the remote location of Jaisalmer kept it almost untouched by outside influences and even during the days of Raj, Jaisalmer was the last to sign the Instrument of Agreement with the British.

Tourist Attraction
Jaisalmer Fort, Jaisalmer TravelsSee the Jaisalmer Fort, tour the Gadi Sagar Lake that was once the only source of water for the Jaisalmer city. Enjoy excursions to the Lodurva Jain Temples, Khuri and the Sam Sand dunes with Indian Horizons.

Shiva Temple The other tourist attractions that you may enjoy tours to during your Rajasthan Jaisalmer sojourn include the Amar Sagar, Mool Sagar, Tazia Tower, Bada Bagh, Devikot, Ramdeora, Wood Fossil Park, Barmer and other lesser known places of historical significance.

An excursion to Amar Sagar, located at a distance of 7 kilometers from the main Jaisalmer city, offers you an opportunity to delve into the historical splendor of Jaisalmer Rajasthan. Amar Sagar is a tiny manmade lake that lies close to the Amar Singh Palace.

Amar Sagar Lake was constructed under the express guidance of Maharawal Akhai Singh to honor his predecessor, Maharawal Amar Singh. Marvel at the ornamental pavilions, carved yellow sandstone animal figures, ancient water wells and royal cenotaphs dedicated to departed rulers of the region.
Also visit the ancient Shiva temple located close to the Amar Sagar Lake or Amar Sagar Tank.

Jain Temple, Jaisalmer TravelsAmong the other tourist attractions in Jaisalmer the Mool Sagar Tank is also worth a visit. Located at a distance of 9 kilometers from the main city, set in the midst of lemon trees, next to an ancient Shiva temple, the Mool Sagar Lake was constructed by a member of the Jaisalmer royal family.

Visit the magnificent Tazia Tower that is located within the Jaisalmer Fort premises. Constructed in the style of a pagoda, the five-storied Tazia Tower was carefully crafted by Muslim artisans. Each tier or storey has a fabulously carved balcony.