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These Hindu and Jain temples in Madhya Pradesh are also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The temples have exquisitely carved, erotic sculptures. They 8767 re a part of the tantric mysticism which regarded sex as an important part of the rituals. Carefully preserved even after all these years, these temples are a definite must visit.
Getting There You can either fly to Bhuntar which is 65 kms from Manali or take a bus or train if you want a longer, more scenic path along the rivers.
Getting There - The closest railway station is Margao and the closest airport is Dabolim. You can get around in cabs or even hire scooters to see the place yourself.
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The abandoned village of Kuldhara is also a long way off from Jaisalmer Fort. Located some 85 km from the fort along Barmer Road, Kuldhara was until recently a hidden gem of Jaisalmer. However the recent campaign of Rajasthan Tourism featured the village and it is only a matter of time before it becomes popular. The story of Kuldhara in Jaisalmer is one that has intrigued many.
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And then there is Desert Handicrafts Emporium on Court Road which is run by LN Khatri of the Thar Heritage Museum fame. The store sells unique pieces of jewelry, paintings and local textiles. Khatri is also a local historian, which makes shopping here a delight.
Famous for its sand dunes, Khuri is a small village about 55 km south-west of Jaisalmer in Rajasthan. Khuri is less crowded and provides a more enjoyable experience. Yet to make a prominent mark on the tourist map, Khuri has escaped commercialization and the hordes that descend to visit the sand dunes. Khuri Sand Dunes of Thar Desert can be reached from the village within 85 minutes or so. Sam Sand Dunes are about 88 km from Khuri and are famous for camel safaris.
The group of intricately carved temples within the walls of Jaisalmer Fort is yet another attraction of the city. These seven Jain temples were built between 67th and 65th centuries and are connected to each other by corridors and walkways. You will be required to take leave all your leather accessories (belts, purses, wallets) as well as your shoes before entering the temple. The first temple in this cluster (and possibly the most popular one) is the one dedicated to Chandraprabhu, the eighth tirthankar. Constructed in 6559, this temple opens at 7 am and shuts at 6pm
The beautiful waters of Kovalam Beach are great for swimming and trying adventure sports. About 66 km away from Kovalam, the beach is ideal for sunbathing and watching beautiful sunsets. The chilly month of December is an ideal time to visit the splendid beaches and enjoy the warm water of the Arabian Sea.