Lakshman Sagar in Pali, Rajasthan will completely blow your mind! This heritage resort which once a hunting lodge built by Raipur’s Thakur, Lakshman Singh in the 19th century is now a surreal resort.
Apart from the awe-inspiring architecture, with machans used for tiger spotting, Lakshman Sagar also has a man-made lake that has been preserved for over a century. This resort offers a complete peace of mind, with tailored activities for guests that give them an unforgettable experience.
The resort is spread over 32 acres and has 12 cottages that are designed eco-sensibly. These mud cottages are desgined in chinai style. These cottages are divided on two sides of the lake – which means that you are always going to have the view of the man-made lake, feeling one with nature. The bathroom in each of these rooms have plunge pools! Lakshman Sagar is synonymous to unparalled luxury.
You are bound to enjoy the traditional cuisine within the bright interiors of this resort and eat to your heart’s content. Also they will be more than happy to set up a romantic dinner for you, next to the lake.
The website of this resort offers a hoard of activities – “For an authentic local experience, activities such as local liquor tasting, goat herding, nature walks, horse trailing & star gazing or ‘in-activities’ such as kite flying, watching the sunset by the dam or simply relaxing by the single rock-cut pool are definitely recommended for a memorable holiday.” You can also indulge in yoga and meditation, guided nature walks, breakfast in the fields, vegetable harvesting, village tours & Raipur fort visit and more!
To get there, you can take a train to Haripur railways station, which is 3kms away or fly to Jodhpur. Lakshman Sagar lies 10 kilometers off NH-14 en-route to Jodhpur via Pali.
You can visit their website to book a stay.
This place is truly a hidden gem of Rajasthan!
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