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Longewala War Memorial: Tours & Tickets

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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The Battle of Longewala (4–7 December 1971) was one of the first major engagements in the western sector during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Sadhawala, Longewala, Jaisalmer 335803, India
+91 97822 22299
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Longewala War Museum is a heritage museum in Jaisalmer in Rajasthan. This place should be visited atleast once.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Soumyajit S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Your visit to Jaisalmer is incomplete without visiting this magnificent place located around 110 kms. from Jaisalmer town which is around 3 hours drive and yes it is totally worth it. The roads leading to Longewala are smooth and you will find vast open spaces...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank g_v_nagendra
Reviewed 1 week ago

It takes about 3 hours thru barren desert to reach this place. Carry lots of drinking water with you. Last 40-50 kms there is no cafe/dhaba anything on the way, just sand and more sand. One can imagine our jawans protecting our borders in this...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank pranjali_0917
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You must visit this place if you are patriotic and enjoy history. The memorial is around 125km from Jaisalmer. Along with Tanot Mata Mandir this trip will take you around 6 hours plus a lunch break. We stopped first at Tanot Mata mandir and then...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank TMBom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth a visit to this historic location, where we taught Pakistan an excellent lesson for entering Indian territory. Salute to Punjab Regiment and BSF !! Pakistani Vehicles and Tanks destroyed during the war are lying scattered around. Do watch Movie "Border" before visiting Longewala.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Das_Suhas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good depictions of 1971 war. They have a war museum showing the weapons from 1971war left by enemy soldiers and the tanks left by them as well. Watch Border movie before going to this place. One will be able to relate better. Also they show...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Akapoor_Traveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great to see a museum commemorating the real heroes. Very well displayed stuff. Do see the short film on the wars fought

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Abhay_Mishra
Reviewed 9 October 2019

Very nice place. The short film was shown by BSF is very touching and you get the glimpse of Indo Pak war of 1971

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank UjalaKashyap
Reviewed 9 October 2019 via mobile

Very nice place. The short film was encouraging. Best time to visit during winter. BSF maintained the place very compact.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank emailsudipta
Reviewed 27 September 2019

you can recollect entire border movie here, they show a small film as well on the war, the bunkers, the weapons, tanks etc. all are here

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank snklps
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22 October 2019|
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Response from Aryamanfafadia | Reviewed this property |
There is no place to stay close to longewala memorial because a sea of sand streches for over 30 kms but Jaisalmer is a few 50 kms far so on the outskirts the golden city you can stay at one of the hotels. If not possible... More
27 September 2019|
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Response from bhavik m | Reviewed this property |
Taxi contact numbers are available on this site too. However, its better to hire a taxi from the hotel you are staying. Also, I would advise to cover Tanot Mata Mandir and Indo-Pak border near Tanot also. Both are worth... More
19 August 2019|
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