Read in Your Language : Russian Spanish French German Italian Portuguese Dutch
Rajasthan Tour - Experience the new dimension of India Tourism.
24 x 7 helpline: 00 91 987 357 9007

Rajasthan Tourism India

Rajasthan Tour Packages
Rajasthan Destinations

Havelis of Jaisalmer


Patva Haveli JaisalmerThe rich heritage of the golden city Jaisalmer certainly manifests in its stunning havelis. The trip to Jaisalmer remains incomplete without paying a visit to its havelis. Visit these havelis to feel the grandeur of the royal past of the city. Travelers throng in here from all over the globe and take away with them the unforgettable memories soaked in royalty.


Some of the well known Havelis of Jaisalmer are:


Patwaji Ki Haveli

The construction of this magnificent haveli was started by Guman Chand Patwa who was a very rich trader and banker of that time. Later the construction was completed by his five sons and took around fifty years. It is a five-storied establishment. The haveli is popularly known as the Taj Mahal of Jaisalmer because of its incredible beauty. The well maintained haveli boasts of brilliant stone work, mesmerizing paintings and amazing architecture. Built in 1805, it was then the largest private residence in the world. The complex of the haveli is sectioned into three: one is occupied by the royal family, one is owned by the Archaeological Survey of India and the third one is lined with shops selling handicrafts of Rajasthan.


Salim Singh Ki Haveli

This Haveli is known for its exquisitely carved brackets in the shape of peacocks and arched roofs. It was constructed in 1815 by Salim Singh, the then Prime Minister. The beauty of the haveli lies in its 38 distinctive balconies.


Nathmalji Ki Haveli

It was once the royal abode of the then Prime Minister of Jaisalmer, Diwan Mohata Nathmal. Considered to be one of the most lavish havelis of Jaisalmer, Nathmalji Ki Haveli has beautiful pillars and decorated walls. The drawings of cars and fans look very cute. The two brothers Hathi and Lulu designed it. They were truly creative as they made the beautiful carvings just with the help of descriptions they were given. The architecture of this haveli is very different from the other lavish structures in Jaisalmer. It is a fine blend of Rajput and the Islamic style of architecture.

 

 

Travel Details (mandatory)
Your Name Your Email
Your Phone Present Country
of Residence
Arrival Date Tour Duration
No. of Person(s)    
Tour
Pre-requisites
Please mention your other travel requirements related to catering, accomodation and lifestyle needs.
It will help us to serve you better.
Your Area of Interest (optional)
Adventure Sports Culture Desert Fairs and Festivals
Forts and Palaces Heritage Hill Stations Lakes
Luxury Trains Pilgrimage Sightseeing Wildlife
Major Attractions
Recommended Tours
Forts and Palaces
Fairs and Festivals
Heritage Hotels
Rajasthan Wildlife
 
Pligirimage Tours   |   Rajasthan Wildlife   |   Rajasthan Tours   |   Rajasthan Attractions   |   Rajasthan Forts   |   Fairs and Festivals   |   Duration Wise Tours   |   Tour Booking   |   Sitemap   |   Contact Us   

Copyright © 2016, www.rajasthan-tourism-india.org

Recognized by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India National Tourism Award Winner

National Tourism AwardThe Travel Agents Association Of India, TAAIThe Indian Association of Tour Operators, IATOInternational Air Transport Association, IATAGovernment of India, Ministry of TourismIndian Mountaineering Foundation, IMFAdventure Tour Operators Association of IndiaISO-SMRAMERICAN SOCIETY OF TRAVEL AGENTS (ASTA) The Travel Agents Federation of India

Powered by SOFTTIX

History Food / Cuisine Handicrafts Paintings and Sculptures Music and Dance People and Tribes Religion / Culture
Bikaner Bundi Jaipur Jaisalmer Jodhpur Kota Mandawa Pushkar Udaipur
Fairs and Festivals Forts and Palaces Heritage Hotels Palace on Wheels Shopping Weddings in RajasthanWildlife in Rajasthan
Amer Fort City Palace Udaipur City Palace Lake Palace Umaid Bhawan Palace Mehrangarh Fort Taragarh Fort Junagarh Fort Lalgarh Fort Jaigarh Fort Nahargarh Fort Jaisalmer Fort Jaswant Thanda
Pushkar Fair Urs Fair Ajmer Nagaur Fair Elephant Festival Kite Festival Holi of Jaipur Marwar Festival Mewar Festival Gangaur Festival
Lake Palace Devigarh Palace Umaid Bhawan Palace Ajit Bhawan Khimsar Fort Rambagh Palace Rohetgarh Fort