Location: Popularly called as central market square, Gopa Chowk is situated at the bottom of the famous Golden fort in the city of Jaisalmer. Located to the east of the calm and peaceful Gadi Sagar, which is a man-made lake and to the west of the renowned Gandhi Chowk, this place is full of surprises.
Description: A beautiful and well landscaped Chowk; it is placed in front of the Akhai Pol which is alternately called as First Fort Gate. Other attractions that lie nearby are the government museum, Tazia tower, Patwon ki haveli and many more. A person’s day can be spent easily by visiting these places and enjoying their beauty. Even after being visited by a number of tourists all around the day, the Gopa Chowk remains neat and tidy.
Activities: Regarded as a picnic spot, visitors can enjoy a panoramic sunset view at this place. At Gopa Chowk tourists can also indulge in shopping. Specifically popular for products made up of camel leather, tourists can also shop for household goods and handicrafts. Gopa square with its colorful shops is sure to mesmerize its visitors. Therefore if you are a shopaholic, never forget to mark a visit to this famous Chowk.