Jaisalmer city is not just famous for its desert dunes like Sam & Khuri, but also for its Mansions (Havelis).
Inside Jaisalmer Fort, you will find 8 must-see Havelis and out of them, a group of 5, are rated as the best. These are Patwon ki Havelis.
In 1805 AD, Mr Guman Chand Patwa, who was a famous merchant of gold, silver (& some even suggested opium) built a total of 5 Havel’s for his 5 sons and made sure that his mansions were the best then all other haveli’s like Nathmal Haveli, Salim Singh haveli etc in whole Jaisalmer.
Today, all travellers who plan a Jaisalmer Fort tour, Patwon Havelis is rated as the top site to see.
Currently, Patwon haveli has been turned into a museum (maintained by ASI) & is one of the most visited landmark of Jaisalmer.
Below you will find all information like Patwon havelis timings, location, things to see, nearby hotels along with details history & facts.