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Address: Barmer Road, Jaisalmer 345001, India
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Its beyond history

Yeah dear friends its beyond history. Here 180miliions old or more than that old tree trunks are preserved. near about 17km from jaisalmer city.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 February 2016
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Ahmedabad, India

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

One can see 18 fossils spread over the park. The fossils are 18 million years old wood fossils, preserved by nature. A must for students and interested people.

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Ambala, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Nice place if u are interested in fossils, but very few visitors. Wooden fossils more than millions of year old are preserved here

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Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

Fabulous place if you are interested in Fossils and Archaeology or history lover... Here fossilized trees are sleeping like mummies. What I got to know from here that during Pre-Jurassic times this place used to be a forest with flowing river. More fossils are being excavated ....Will surely enhance your general knowledge..

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Ahmedabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

Yeah dear friends its beyond history. Here 180miliions old or more than that old tree trunks are preserved. near about 17km from jaisalmer city.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

This is one tourist destination in Jaisalmer which has hardly got any visitors. It is basically an area where wooden fossils have been discovered and the area cordoned off and converted to a fossil park. Some of the fossils have been collected together and put up for display. It is located about 18 kms from Jaisalmer and one needs to... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Do visit this park if you are interested in fossils. Some of the oldest fossils in world..about 18 crores years old..but needs better way to present them..no display boards explaining about how the fossils were found..please meet Mr.Surinder Singh (caretaker) in the park..one of the finest person explaining about the place and fossils..

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

This place has wood fossils of around 180 million years old. All the found fossils are covered to protect except few samples to show as a proof. The wood fossils are recovered in rock solid condition. Wood is as hard as the stone. There are few samples kept outside which have foot prints of some bird and were termite infected... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

The place is great to learn some geology, with fossils dating 190 million years old. The place could have been better maintained. But the landscape is very different from surrounding places, with black rocks created by volcanic activity.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

We hired scooters and it was a fairly straightforward and easy ride to this fossil park. There are some old reviews mentioning taciturn gatekeepers etc but all has changed for the better now. The entrance fee is very reasonable and the gatekeeper was enthusiastic and helpful.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016

Facing apathy of govt..but nonetheless a great place of knowledge. A must visit place for students and science buffs.

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