Rightly called the Golden City, Jaisalmer is all about far stretched expanses of shimmering Thar Desert sands and desert safaris. The city was founded by The Bhati Rajput ruler Maharawal Jaisal Singh in 1156. Visit here and delve into the tales of bygone era when this state was ruled by legendary Indian rulers, living in heaven like palaces. Jaisalmer Fort of the city was built by Raja Jaisal, Rajput ruler. The golden and yellow mixed sandstone shade of the fort shines bright when the rays of the sun fall on it. Catching its glimpse in the night is an unbelievable experience with its 99 turrets. The architecture of Bada Bagh is also worth exploring in the city. It is a memorial where many nobles and their family members were cremated. Visiting here during sunset or sunrise is a pleasurable retreat. Patwon-Ki-Haveli is also a massive masterpiece of Jaisalmer with five-storeys. It features large corridors and adorned walls representing rich Indian art. Do not miss out a Sam Sand Dunes experience during your holidays to Jaisalmer that takes you on a desert safari on camelback.