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Address: Gandhi Chowk | Near Hanuman Circle Road, Jaisalmer 345001, India
08:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 18:00

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This is a very busy shopping street so if it's shops you need this is where they are. But, this is shopping on the edge of the desert not in a city centre and appears to be mostly... read more

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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very busy shopping street so if it's shops you need this is where they are. But, this is shopping on the edge of the desert not in a city centre and appears to be mostly aimed at the local market plus tourist "stuff". It's very crowded, very noisy and you fight for space with people, bicycles, motor... More 

Thank Sixwheeler
Bathinda, India
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Nothing special about this street, usual shops selling stuff which we see in pretty much every old city. Very congested, constant blaring of horns, stray animals. Nothing special at all.

Thank lonedoctor22
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

The market is very good. You can weave easily through these alleys filled with shops offering an array of goods from local to from away. The food is local and good and the restaurants are diverse. In my 3 month textile and craft exploration of India, Rajasthan has the most interesting markets from my experience.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Somerset, United Kingdom
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738 reviews
403 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Following centuries of trading this traditional market sells the fruit, vegetables and goods required by the inhabitants of the fort. As such many vows wander the area feeding on the scraps left by the traders and customers.

Thank Peter B
Gujarat, India
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13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The city of jaisalmer is not at all maintained by the officials. The garbage, cow dung, open drainage leaves one with a bad experience in the city. The government should look into this as the city is visited by thousands..

Thank budgettraveldiaries
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35 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We wandered around here one evening after dinner. The shops etc are average I didn't notice anything of particular interest but it was an insight into local life.

Thank Deimay
Delhi, Delhi, India
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59 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Its not a attraction point.. its just a street for local market, fruit seller and vegetable market.. also a taxi stand.. crowded with lots of cows and other animal and street vendor.. full of cow dung..:-(

Thank hipiyush007
Pune, Maharashtra, India
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Park your car at Gandhi Circle / For parking and take a walk here. Narrow congested streets have lot of shops for shopping. Eat Mirchi wada / Pyaz Kachori at any hotel. If you have come from any heritage city like Varanasi / Jodhpur then this experience will not be unique for you.

Thank shantanushukla
Mandurah, Australia
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173 reviews
114 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This street is like so many other streets in Jaisalmer that I am not sure why it is listed separately. However, saying that.... you will probably cross this street if you are staying a couple of days... its busy and crazy and full of food shops and markets and pigs and cows etc... you probably will walk it without knowing... More 

Thank MPWEST10
Navi Mumbai, India
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 12 November 2016

A main road junction near the market place good for shopping souvenirs and other items. Has a variety of shops. Bandhej, handicrafts etc.

Thank SanjeevKhanna68

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