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Address: Gandhi Chowk, Jaisalmer, India
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Foodies Chowk!!

This review is for all those travelers who have immense love and interest for local food. While you are in Jaisalmer, your trip is incomplete without trying the local delicacies... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Garima G

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Boulder, Colorado
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A nice, lively, narrow street, easy to walk in, lots of shops. Keep going until you get to Huanaman Circle for some real people watching.

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Thank Mallika M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review is for all those travelers who have immense love and interest for local food. While you are in Jaisalmer, your trip is incomplete without trying the local delicacies such as Dal pakwan. Dal batti churma and kachoris have become commercialized but if you want to have authentic Rajasthani food, go to Vaishnav Chowk (Just outside the fort enterance)... More 

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Thank Garima G
Clinton, Washington
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423 reviews
220 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

We strolled past innumerable small shops where the locals purchase everything from housewares to clothing. Biggest problems--walking feels dangerous and breathing is difficult due to the pesky, sooty motorbikes that dart everywhere with horns blaring.

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Thank culturevulture94
Gurgaon, India
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45 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

All the major attractions are pretty close from here. You can easily walk and see all the major attractions like Mandir Palace, Nathmal ji Haveli, Patwa Haveli, Golden Fort etc.

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Thank Aakash A
london
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42 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

narrow dirty street in city centre with cows walking around, you need to dodge scooters but can pick up some sovenirs and tie and die material etc

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Thank stagecoachLondon
Hyderabad, India
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300 reviews
218 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015 via mobile

I visited Gandhi chowk in feb2015.it is busy market area with little shops.I purchased 2 Jaisalmer named T shirts for the memory of jaisalmer visit.

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Thank raja p
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505 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 650 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

busy streets with busy shops, you can by good stuff with good price and yes you can see many cows wondering here and there.

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Kottayam, Kerala, India
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015 via mobile

This is a market for local everyday shopping. Not for souvenir shopping.if you want to see locals buying and selling come here

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Thank reachmathen
bangalore
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123 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Busy street with a lot of small shops. Very crowded with people and of course Cattle. On the way to everywhere in Jaisalmer. Cannot miss it if you are visiting the city

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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62 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

this street has lots of shops, restaurants and houses. Its full of cows. You can find some very interesting shops with a lot of antiques for reasonable price.

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Thank Sheikha K

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