One of the priceless jewels of Rajasthan, Jaisalmer, i.e., 'the Golden City of India,' is the epitome of Rajasthani royalty. It is a dazzling city that has a touch of nonchalant arrogance about it, beaming with pride and honour. Located near the majestic Thar desert close to the India-Pakistan border, the city is home to some of the most stunning architectural marvels in India. Add to these marvels a rich history and pristine natural beauty, making it one of India's most sought-after holiday destinations.

You can explore this gorgeous city by enjoying a royal stay experience at the Club Mahindra Jaisalmer resort, one of the most premium resorts in Jaisalmer. Here, you get to enjoy the traditional Rajasthani Rajput-style hospitality that makes you feel like royalty. Also, the resort's proximity to various popular tourist attractions makes it one of the best places to stay in Jaisalmer.  

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How does Club Mahindra Jaisalmer resort make your family holiday memorable?

Standing tall and beaming with Rajput pride and honour in the heart of the Thar Desert is the Club Mahindra Jaisalmer resort. Located amidst the most picturesque setting, it is one of the best resorts in Jaisalmer that welcomes guests with wide open arms from all over the world. As you enter the resort premises, you cannot help but be in awe of the resort's grand exteriors. But brace yourself. Once you enter, you will immediately know you are in the abode of royalty, which sets the mood right for a memorable holiday.  

As you check into your rooms, the tastefully done traditional Rajasthani-style interiors and modern amenities will delight you beyond imagination. The spacious rooms and the beautiful view outside will nourish your mind, body, and soul. During your stay at this Jaisalmer resort hosted by Club Mahindra, you will feel like every day is like an empty canvas. You can colour it with as many new experiences as you want, thanks to the range of signature activities curated just for you and your family.  

From a delicious breakfast spread that is only fit for the royals to fun activities like the desert safari and riding the ATVs over the golden sand dunes, you will never have a dull moment here. After spending a fun afternoon exploring the city, when you return, you can take a dip in the sprawling pool and enjoy splashing with your kids or head straight to the spa for a relaxing massage with your partner while leaving your children at the Happy Hub, a special activity zone for the kids.  

Speaking of exploring the city, there are many amazing places to visit in Jaisalmer. Choosing the best places can be overwhelming if you are a first-time visitor. So, to help you get the best sightseeing experience, we have compiled a list of the best places you must include in your itinerary.  

  1. Sam Sand Dunes (distance from Jaisalmer Resort – 54.1 km approx.)
  2. Jaisalmer Fort (distance from Jaisalmer Resort – 13.8 km approx.)
  3. Patwon Ki Haveli (distance from Jaisalmer Resort – 13.3 km approx.)
  4. Desert National Park (distance from Jaisalmer Resort – 60.2 km approx.)
  5. Gadisar Lake (distance from Jaisalmer Resort – 12.6 km approx.)
  6. Khaba Fort (distance from Jaisalmer Resort – 43 km approx.)
  7. Thar Heritage Museum (distance from Jaisalmer Resort – 14.8 km approx.)
  8. Nathmal ki Haveli (distance from Jaisalmer Resort – 13.4 km approx.)
  9. Bada Bagh (distance from Jaisalmer Resort – 20.5 km approx.)
  10. Longewala War Memorial (distance from Jaisalmer Resort – 124.5 km approx.) 

Best things to do in Jaisalmer 

Just like you have plenty of choices for visiting different places in Jaisalmer, there are many incredible things to do in Jaisalmer with your family. Here, we list a few activities that will give you an experience of a lifetime.  

  • Go camping in the desert and spend a night under the stars and in the vast expanse of the Thar
  • Be amazed at the intricate craftsmanship and pay homage to the Jain temples
  • Marvel at the grandeur and the architectural brilliance of Salim Singh ki Haveli
  • Indulge in a bit of retail therapy and shop for souvenirs and gifts at the colourful local markets
  • Enjoy boating at the Gadisar lake and watch the beautiful sunset. The golden rays of the sun reflecting off the water and illuminating the ghats and temples on the banks of the lake is a sight to behold!
  • Learn about the rich history of Jaisalmer and its cultural heritage at the Thar Heritage Museum
  • Go dune bashing at Sam Sand Dunes 

Apart from the outdoor activities and experiences, you can enjoy many indoor activities at the Club Mahindra Jaisalmer resort. You can watch a live band performance at the resort, where the local artists entertain the guests. The resort staff also organise theme nights where you and your family can dress up to a particular theme and have a gala time with other guests. 

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Best time to visit Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer is located close to the desert, so the weather here can be extreme. The summer season here is scorching and dry, and the temperature can reach up to 45 degrees Celsius. So, it is best to avoid travelling to Jaisalmer in the summer between February and May.  

The best time to visit Jaisalmer is between October and January, i.e., during winter. During this time, the weather is very pleasant, with the temperature hovering around 10-25 degrees Celsius during the day. At night it can be super chilly as the temperatures can sometimes drop to 2 degrees Celsius. So, make sure that you carry enough warm clothes.  

The cool weather provides the most pleasant environment to explore the city, enjoy being outdoors and indulge in various activities.  

Explore the beautiful desert city of Jaisalmer at your own pace by staying at the Club Mahindra Jaisalmer resort. It is your gateway to a delightful vacation!

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About Club Mahindra

Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 290,000 members , who can holiday at 140+ resorts in India and abroad.

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