|Day 03 (FRIDAY) »
Arrive Jaisalmer at 0615 hrs.
Jaisalmer lies in the heart of the Thar desert, founded by Rawal Jaisal in 1156 A.D. Here the yellow sandstone Jaisalmer Fort
, is an imposing sight, towering magnificently over the city. Disover the painstakingly latticed haveli or mansions with their grand facades.
The Nathmalji-ki-haveli, Patwon-ki-haveli
and Salim Singh-ki-haveli
are fine examples of the stone carver's skill. Shop for fine pattu shawls, mirror work & embroidered articles, wooden boxes, trinkets, silver jewellery and curios.
After lunch on board, go for an exciting camel ride on the sand dunes of Sam, before sipping a refreshing cup of tea. Enjoy the dinner and the cultural programmes at Sam Sand dunes / Hotel Moomal and depart for Jodhpur at 23.30 hrs.