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Kuldhara Abandoned Village: Tours & Tickets

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| On the road to Sam Sand Dunes and the Thar Desert, Jaisalmer 345001, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It is quite overrated. It was very crowded. The historic context is interesting. Can visit for a couple of minutes.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank ayushi113
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went in evening time here .. it drizzled for sometime and the weather became even more beautiful.. the village is abandoned but it's being maintained .. it was quite and breezy .. we liked goin there !! We would recommend it..

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank monika790
Reviewed 6 days ago

Kuldhara is an abandoned village in the Jaisalmer it was established around the 13th century, it was once a prosperous village inhabited by Paliwal Brahmins. It was abandoned by the early 19th century for unknown reasons, possibly because of dwindling water supply, or as a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is over-hyped in my view. Other than the ruins there's nothing to see there. Most houses have lost their roofs and just have part of their walls standing. There's a cactus park next door which is very poorly maintained. Can skip. The highlight...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank peacenjoy123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Words fall short to describe the painful incident that happened with the Paliwals. Hatsoff to them, for their unity in Upholding their Pride. Worth visiting this place. It is also said to be second most haunted place in India.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waste of time. Spend more time elsewhere. The site does not even look like 10 years old forget the claim of mediviel times.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank sarveshlodha13
Reviewed 1 week ago

The village is a ruin, with stories of it being abandoned overnight after the then Dewan of Jaisalmer, Salim Singh asked for a girl from here. Though the story displayed here mentions of reasons like Drought, Earthquake and punishing ways of the dewan, but the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank vipul61
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whatever be the reason for people abandoning village, this place reminds us of the old architect of common man's residence. The roofing system was mainly interesting to watch.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Subrata0168
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A haunted village where now no one stays. There is a entry fee for visit.and there is some problem on Google map we face recently. There is an another way and good road to reach there.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank krudev
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went there in the afternoon, and out before dusk. There are only ruins everywhere. The place is clean. To attract more tourists, the place must definitely be renovated.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Odyssey827370
October 29, 2018|
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Response from Raman_4 | Reviewed this property |
Not at all !!!!! Sorry.
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Simi23
December 28, 2016|
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Response from Shourya S | Reviewed this property |
yes there is an entrance fee. This place is not worth a visit but is surely something different from the other places of interest. If you have extra time you can go there.
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dkhimasia
October 12, 2015|
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Response from Shourya S | Reviewed this property |
no there is no restaurant near the village but there are some villages near it. You can visit anyone's house by contacting them and can have their specialities. They will serve you very well. yes this abandoned village is on... More
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