Tehsils in Jaisalmer district:

About Jaisalmer district:

Jaisalmer is a district in Rajasthan state, India. The total area of the district is 38401 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 672008 living in houses, among them male population is 363346 and female population is 308662. Sex ratio of the district is 852 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 57.22%.

Jaisalmer district vehicle registration code is RJ 15. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Jaisalmer.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.85 per unit
  • 51 to 150 units = Rs.6.10 per unit
  • 151 to 300 units = Rs.6.40 per unit
  • 301 to 500 units = Rs.6.70 per unit
  • 501 and above units = Rs.7.15 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Akshay Tritiya, Alwar Festival, Baneshwar Fair, Banganga Fair, Brij Festival Bharatpur, Bundi Utsav, Camel Fair Bikaner, Chandrabahga Fair Jhalawar, Christmas, Desert Festival Jaisalmer, Diwali Festival, Dussehra Festival Kota, Elephant Festival Jaipur, Easter, Flamenco And Gypsy Festival, Gogamedi Fair, Guru Purnima, Good Friday, Holi, Id-ul-Fitar, Id-ul-Zuha (Bakr-Id), Kite Festival, Kaila Devi Fair, Kajli Teej, Kallaji Fair, Karni Mata Mela, Kite Festival, Kolayat Fair, Krishna Janamashtmi, Lakshmi Puja, Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday, Maha Shivratri, Mahaveerji Fair, Mahavir Jayanti, Mahesh Navami, Marwar Festival Jodhpur, Mewar Festival, May Day, Muharram, Naga Panchami, Nagaur Fair, Navaratri, Ramdeora Fair, Pushkar fair, Ramanavami, Shab-I-Barat, Sheetala Ashtami, Shilpgram Crafts Mela Udaipur, Summer Festival, Teej, Ajmer Sharif are the major festivals celebrated in Jaisalmer district.

Jaisalmer Cuisine:

Aloo paratha, Baati, Bhakri, Bikaneri bhujia, Boondi, Dal, Dal baati, Kachori, Kadhi, Kulfi, Laal maans, Mathri, Mirchi Bada, Pyaaj Kachori, Rabri, Samosa, Sukhdi are few of the many varieties of Jaisalmer.

Top tourist places in Jaisalmer:

Places of interest in Jaisalmer:

Akal Wood Fossil ParkPopularAmar Sagar Lake and PalacePopularBada BaghPopularBhattiani Sati RaniCamel SafariPopularChandraprabhu Temple, Jaisalmer Fort (Sonar Quila)Desert Cultural CenterPopularDesert National ParkPopularDussehra Chowk, Jaisalmer Fort (Sonar Quila)First Fort Gate, Jaisalmer Fort (Sonar Quila)PopularFolklore MuseumPopularGadsisar Lake (Gadi Sagar)PopularGopa ChowkGovernment MuseumPopularGyan Bhandar or LibraryHaveli ShreenathHawaprol, Jaisalmer Fort (Sonar Quila)Jain TemplesPopularJain heritage of JaisalmerJaisalmer CuisinesPopularJaisalmer Fort (Sonar Quila)PopularJeep SafariKhuri Sand DunesPopularKuldharaKunthunath TempleLodurvaPopularMehra HaveliMool SagarNathmalji ki HaveliPopularParsvanath TemplePopularPatwon ki HaveliPopularPokranPopularRajmahal, Jaisalmer Fort (Sonar Quila)PopularRishabhdev TempleSalim Singh ki HaveliPopularSam Sand DunesPopularShopping in JaisalmerPopularTazia Tower(Madir Palace) are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Wheat, Barley, pulses, Sugarcane, Oilseeds Cotton, Tobacco are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Jaisalmer district:

  • Ashapura Gomat
  • Shribdrya Lathi

Insurance Companies in Jaisalmer:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Jaisalmer:

Blood banks in Jaisalmer:

  • Government S.J. Hospital ,Jaisalmer

Trading companies in Jaisalmer:

Hotels in Jaisalmer:

  • HOTEL IMPERIAL,1-C V Singh Colony, Opp. District Collectrate, Jaiselmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • Hotel Golden City,Opp SBI Bank, Amar Sagar Pol, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • Hotel Royal Haveli,Near airforce circle, Dibba para, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • Hotel Haveli Jaisalmer,Opposite State Bank of India, LIC Building, Near Fort and Market, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • Hotel Rawalkot Jaisalmer,Plot No. 3, Hotel Complex, Jodhpur-Jaisalmer Road, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • Hotel Jaisalmer Palace
  • Gadisar Rd, Amar Sagar Pol, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • Hotel Akashdeep,Near Hanuman Circle, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • Hotel Garh Jaisal Haveli, Jaisalmer,On Fort Kotari Para, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • Hotel Moomal,Sam Road, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • Hotel Brys Fort,Plot 7, Hotel Complex, Jodhpur Jaisalmer Road, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • Hotel Neeraj,Shiv Road, Behind Govt Bus Stand, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • HOTEL JAISAL PALACE, Jaisalmer,Near Panjab National Bank, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001, Gandhi Chowk Road, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
  • Hotel Helsinki House, Bera Rd, Opposite Nagar Palika, Postal Colony, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001

Theatres in Jaisalmer district:

  • Ramesh Talkies - Kelapara, Jaisalmer

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Fatehgarh
Jaisalmer
Pokaran
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Andhra Bank 1
2 Axis Bank 1
3 Bank Of Baroda 4
4 Bank Of India 1
5 Canara Bank 1
6 Central Bank Of India 1
7 Corporation Bank 1
8 HDFC Bank 1
9 ICICI Bank Limited 4
10 IDBI Bank 1
11 Indian Overseas Bank 1
12 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
13 Punjab National Bank 1
14 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 16
15 State Bank Of India 6
16 Syndicate Bank 1
17 The Rajasthan State Cooperative Bank Limited 9
18 UCO Bank 1