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Kuldhara Abandoned Village

Kuldhara | On the road to Sam Sand Dunes and the Thar Desert, Jaisalmer 345001, India
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“eerie feeling” (14 reviews)
“sam sand dunes” (51 reviews)
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Kuldhara | On the road to Sam Sand Dunes and the Thar Desert, Jaisalmer 345001, India
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"paliwal brahmins"
in 45 reviews
"eerie feeling"
in 14 reviews
"sam sand dunes"
in 51 reviews
"haunted places"
in 10 reviews
"deserted place"
in 11 reviews
"ghost town"
in 21 reviews
"main road"
in 10 reviews
"one night"
in 49 reviews
"visit this place"
in 44 reviews
"salim singh"
in 14 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 36 reviews
"interesting place"
in 11 reviews
"entry fee"
in 18 reviews
"jaisalmer city"
in 24 reviews
"ruins"
in 182 reviews
"spooky"
in 37 reviews
"stories"
in 88 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was pretty excited to see a dead city,my family was not.On the highway to sand dunes from Jaisalmer,a detour of 12 kms,a single road takes you there. After paying 50 RS for the entrance per car, you see a few decayed buildings.Actually it would...More

Thank Deepak K
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice place to visit. This is an abondoned village where no one lives. The temple is must visit here.

Thank frektraveller
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Reviewed 1 week ago

surprisingly there is no one who knows the real theory behind this village.among 89 theories its difficult to understand even one. one must visit this place if intrested in horror

Thank shivani n
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

RTDC is trying to make this location more attractable. Nearby jaisalmer and one should visit to see how an old village looked like. Geologist may find good preserved fossil in bricks of abandoned homes

Thank fukra808
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

Kuldhara is one of the 84 neighboring village which were inhabited by the Paliwal Brahmins tribe. There are many reasons given for abandoning the villages, some says its because of the shortage of water or an earthquake made everyone to abandon village. As per local...More

Thank Arun S
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Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Lost village included in most of safari tour. You feel the atmosphere. And nice building around. I loved it.

Thank Xavier M
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

I was pretty much excited to visit this place as I had heard a lot about this place and about the paranormal activities that apparently haunt this place. Being suddenly abandoned overnight by Brahmins, this village wears a very deserted and a dead look. The...More

Thank shreyasrao1992
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Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

This village is haunted and there's a story about it which was narrated by our guide , though it's perfectly alright to have a visit till the sun is up

Thank toothsomecontent
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Reviewed April 25, 2018

This is really not worth the time to go visit. Unless you have a guide that are ok at english, and can explain you the story right

Thank RavnK
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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Abandonned village in the middle of nowhere! You can take a small walk around the village, most of the building are in ruins but some house are more preserve in the center of the city. Nice visit but won't recommand to come here if it's...More

Thank Marie D
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Simi23
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.
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dkhimasia
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
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