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Kuldhara Abandoned Village

Opens in 5 min: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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“eerie feeling”(14 reviews)
“single night”(10 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| On the road to Sam Sand Dunes and the Thar Desert, Jaisalmer 345001, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited it while on our way to camel safari. We really wanted to see the residential tents but we were walking and walking and never found them.

Thank Violet M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is an interesting place and ask the locals about the story of this place. This village was abondoned by villagers in one night because of one of the ministers Salim Singh who wanted sarpanch's daughter. There is an entry fee for this place and...More

Thank anoopsanjeeva
Reviewed 1 week ago

I dont find anything interesting rather than just taking pictures here. One can only visit here either early in the morning or during sunset. Visiting here in the afternoon is stupidity. It's too hot.

Thank Paradise821123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This old abandoned town has many dogs living here with no access to food or water. They are all starving literally to death and surviving only on small amounts of food from a couple of tourists and locals. Please please please pack some biscuits/rice/chapati/water and...More

1  Thank Toni T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hushed whispers as a ghost town, or haunted village drum up a legend raising your expectations. In the harsh light of day, it is nothing but an abandoned village, with stone-laid homes lying in abject ruin. If a night visit were permitted (Not allowed currently)...More

Thank TripTipr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lost village as the ancient story of the abandoned village goes which was vacated over night ... The place is an abandoned village admits the desert city with ruins of the village

Thank SonaliD208
Reviewed 1 week ago

All the trips to the desert stop here -. Actually very clean and interesting - but would benefit from some English signs.

Thank Ann-Marie N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a good spot to visit It's only to see ancient ruins.Nothing there an archeological site.If short of time then avoid it use ur time some where else.

Thank Cosmopolitan623768
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice palace to visit ......,.......it's was good experience.but not to much....I thinks this this story not perfect right...for this village..

Thank Saaya R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located 18 km away from Jaisalmer. the Kuldhara village is known as the ghost village this village has no signs of human life and is also known as one of the haunted places in Rajasthan.

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December 28, 2016|
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Response from wondorousexperiences | 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.
October 12, 2015|
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Response from wondorousexperiences | 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