Hidden India: The Golden City of Jaisalmer

A living, breathing architectural museum

The ancient oasis city of Jaisalmer is a World Heritage site in the middle of the desert, packed with wondrous buildings made of sandstone. At its heart looms Jaisalmer Fort, where a breathtaking palace, temples, and mansions jostle for space as narrow, maze-like streets thread through. Filmed in 8K, the program takes viewers on a journey into this "golden" city, absorbing the historical and religious meaning behind the ornate designs created in the days when merchants trekked the Silk Road.