The undisputed greatest and most memorable vacation destination is Jaisalmer, often known as the "Queen of Thar." This well-known location serves as the entrance to Rajasthan's magnificent culture and past. The never-ending views of the scorching dessert and sun are the best experience as you traverse these legendary lands. Sightseeing some of the most quaintly bewitching places which sometimes seem hidden here are :
Jaisalmer's attractions leave long term naturalistic and historical memories. Here are a few notable highlights :
The city made of sun and sand celebrates its assets upfront with festivals like :
Desert Festival : It is celebrated for three days with grand puppet shows, snake charmers, acrobats, music and dance. It unearths the local culture, heritage and traditions.
Deepawali : Very important in Jaisalmer, the city wears a cape of light and follows traditional rituals and food preparations worshipping Goddess Laxmi and Lord Ganesha.
Teej : Akin to Gangaur, where ladies worship Goddess Parvati and pray for the well-being of their husbands. Ladies adorn themselves with jewellery and dress up. They assemble in one place to worship the deity. Swinging females welcome 'Saawan.' The sweets for this occasion are 'Ghevar' and 'Pheeni.'