The Golden City of Jaisalmer is the iconic destination in Rajasthan. This culture rich place is famous for its activities, the vast Thar Desert, camels, forts and numerous adventure activities. This striking tourist destination has to be visited during the prime time to get the best out of your vacation. The Best Time to Visit Jaisalmer is Winter Season (October to February).
Summer Season (March - August)
Jaisalmer holds the desert region of the state. Summers are scorching and very long in this region. Summer starts in March and ends by August. The temperature can go as high as 45 degree C (even more in the sand dunes). You will not be able to find service providers or shops to enjoy activities. Visiting the Thar Desert during the summer season can be dangerous. Most of the adventure activities will be temporarily stopped. However, if you are planning to visit during this season; be prepared for skin burns, dehydration and other problems.
Monsoon Season (August - September)
Rainy season is very short-lived and sometimes, the region does not receive any rainfall at all. The mild showers do a good job of increases the humidity of the area. Usually monsoon starts in August and ends in September. Sometimes, they are shorter too. The region will not be at prime beauty during monsoon season and it is better avoid this season. This is the best time to enjoy better deals if you visit during the late monsoon season.
Winter Season (October - February)
This is the best time to visit Jaisalmer and this is the prime tourism season too. The temperature is mild and pleasing during the day and can reach 7 or less degrees in the night. This is the best time for sightseeing, desert activities, adventure activities and so on. Do you know that the camel safaris are best enjoyed during winter season? This is the also the season of many interesting festivals. After the mild rains, the place will look rich and lush, during winter.