7 Best Places to Visit in Jaisalmer in 2 Days

Top Spectacular Places to Visit in Jaisalmer in 2 Days
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Nestled deep inside the majestic Thar Desert and dotted with some spectacular and stunning architectural marvels. The history and the ancient past of the region is something that will keep you hooked throughout. There are so many Places to visit in Jaisalmer for 2 days and explore several things to do also. Be it grandeur of Jaisalmer Fort and Patwon Ki Haveli and the serenity of Jain Temples will surely make your vacations amazing.

Being a major tourist destination, the Golden City is popularly referred to is well-connected to the rest of the country. Whether looking for the perfect Places to see in Jaislamer in 2 days or for more days, it is also an ideal location for the family as well as the honeymooners. If you are planning a trip to the city, read on to know about the top Places to go in Jaisalmer in 2 days.

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7 Best Places to Visit in Jaisalmer in 2 Days

Jaisalmer is also known as the ‘Golden City of Rajasthan where you can make a lot of memories and enjoy to the core with the following best places.

  • Gadisar Lake
  • Jaisalmer Fort
  • Sam Sand Dunes
  • Patwon Ki Haveli
  • Bada Bagh
  • Tanot Mata Temple
  • Desert National Park

Gadisar Lake

gadisar lake in jaisalmer

One of the major tourist spots in Jaisalmer is Gadisar Lake which was Maharwal Gadsi Singh, who was the ruler of that time and this lake was built back in 1400 AD. The lake was constructed to reserve the water harvesting during the ancient times. Located on the outskirts of Jaisalmer, it is an idyllic destination where people flock from every corner of the world.  During the winters, it is flocked by different species of exotic and migratory birds and welcomes a lot of birdwatchers.

  • Distance from Jaisalmer city – 5 Km
  • Famous for – Witnessing the amazing views
  • Places to stay – Hotel Royal Haveli, Royal Villa Jaisalmer, and Hotel Garh Jaisal Haveli.

Jaisalmer Fort

jaisalmer fort

One of the well-known Places to see in Jaisalmer in 2 days is the Jaisalmer Fort which is nestled on the golden sands of the Thar Desert. The fort is a perfect blend of modernity plus Rajasthani architecture. It also comprises of around 5000 people and is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. One can enter from different gates – Ganesh Pol, Suraj Pol, Bhoot Pol and Hawa Pol and the last which leads to a big courtyard called Dussehra Chowk. Apart from this, there are more places that it houses like Laxinath Temple, Jain Temples, and Cannon Point.

  • Ideal duration – 2-3 days
  • How to reach – Hire a cab or take an auto-rickshaw to reach Jaisalmer Fort from the railway station (2 km away) or city centre (250 m away).

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Sam Sand Dunes

One of the most authentic desert sites in the country, Sam Sand Dunes offer mesmerizing views of sunrise and sunset. You can also try out your hands in desert safari and camel ride also. It is considered as one of the best Places to visit in Jaisalmer in 2 days and there are many campsites in the heart of the Thar Desert and offers a plush accommodation. All the rooms are well-equipped with the modern amenities.

  • Best time to visit – October to March
  • Ideal duration – 3-4 hours or a couple of days in the desert camp

Patwon ki Haveli

A magnificent cluster of five small havelis in one premise, Patwon Ki Haveli is one of the perfect Places to visit in Jaisalmer in 2 days. The haveli has some amazing art of work and intricate carvings of the architecture and exquisite wall paintings and mirror-work that accentuate the grandeur of the havelis. This huge mansion has airy courtyard and have around 60 balconies what makes it stand out alone in the crowd.

  • Best time to visit – September to February
  • Ideal duration – 2-3 days

Bada Bagh

Bada Bagh is a complex with a series of tombstones of the royal families; Bada Bagh holds a lot of importance place related to Rajasthan’s past. It is nestled on a small hillock with the entrance to the tombstones at the bottom of the hill. This garden is said to be one of the amazing places to be if you want to explore it to the fullest. The garden has a lot of spectacular of chhatris and the domes are square or the pyramid-shaped like.

  • Best time to visit – October to February
  • Ideal duration – 2-3 days

Tanot Mata Temple

This temple is located in the outskirts near the 1965 and 1971 Indo-Pak War site – Longewala is a must-visit Place in Jaisalmer. The best things about this temple are that the temple remained unharmed even after heavy bombing and shelling by Pakistan. There are so many other stories related to this temple. You will be heading to the Tanot Mata Temple and take you through the scenic trails. The temple will fill you with the positive energy.

  • Ideal duration – 2-3 days
  • Best time to visit – November to March

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Desert National Park

desert national park jaisalmer

Spread in acres of the total land, Desert National Park is one of the best Places to see in Jaisalmer in 2 days where you must pay a visit. It is one of the another largest national parks in the country and it houses many animals and birds that can survive in the hot and dry climate that includes eagles, falcons, blackbuck, Bengal fox among others. If you are lucky enough then you can also see a glimpse of these animals and also keep a watch at their daily activities.

  • Best time to visit – November to February
  • Ideal duration – 2-3 days

Historical Places in Jaisalmer to Visit in 2 Days

  • Vyas Chhatri
  • Khaba Fort
  • Mandir Palace
  • Jain Temple

Vyas Chhatri

vyas chhatri jaisalmer

Vyas Chhatri is an air array of brilliant sandstone chhatris and is located on an old Brahmin graveyard on an ascent on the northwestern edge. It is also well-known sunset point from you can witness the alluring views with your loved ones.

Khaba Fort

khaba fort jaisalmer

Khaba Fort is yet another one of the best Places to see in Jaisalmer in 2 days and is located near the abandoned Kuldhara Village. It is visited by many of the tourists’ because of the unusual and eerie structure in the region. The fort also offers the delightful views of the village and is a photographer’s delight.

  • Ideal duration – 2-3 days
  • Best time to visit – October to February

Mandir Palace

mandir palace jaisalmer

Mandir Palace is an amazing and was built back in the 9th and 10th century. It was the abode of rulers over around 200 years. This place is also known for the fine craftsmanship and the major tourist-puller. The beautifully built craved screens, canopies and decorative balconies tell you a lot about the expert artisans of that period.

  • Ideal duration – 1-2 hours
  • Best time to visit – October to March

Jain Temple

jain temple jaisalmer

A series of seven interconnected temples in Jaisalmer Fort, Jain Temples are well-known for their great archeological value. The attractive thing about this temple is the popular Dilwara style of work with the intricate carvings of human and animal’s figures on the walls. The shrine is also one of the important pilgrimage spot for many Hindus. If you are history fanatics then you must visit this temple to get to know more about the history.

  • Ideal duration – 1-2 hours
  • Best time to visit – October to March

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Maharaja’s Palace

Maharaja’s Palace jaisalmer

Maharaja’s Palace is one of the best Places to go in Jaisalmer in 2 days and it is a five storied building in the main Chowk of Jaisalmer Fort. This fort has stone balconies and windows are some of the alluring features. The real name of this fort is ‘Jaisalmer Fort Palace Museum & Heritage Center but the locals and tour guides call it as ‘The Palace’.

Not only this, the palace also depicts the large accommodations like the King’s bedroom, exercise room, and the audience room of the King to his visitors. The hall comprises various rulers or Maharajas from time to time and their pictures have been placed in the hall.

  • Best time to visit – October to March
  • Ideal duration – 2-3 days

So, these are some of the Best places to visit in Jaisalmer for 2 days and make sure that you enjoy here to the fullest with your loved ones. If you ever visit here do not forget to share your experience with Honeymoon Bug.

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