Bikaner lies in the north of the desert state of Rajasthan. If you love to enjoy amidst the great sand dunes, Bikaner is an apt city, dotted with scores of sand dunes.
Retaining the Medieval Grandeur
The city of Bikaner is recognized for retaining the medieval grandeur. Widely popular as the camel country, the city homes the best riding camels in the world.
Visit the Deshnoke Temple, situated at 30 km from the city of Bikaner. The temple with its beautifully carved marble facade, is a home to thousands of mice (known as kabas). Try to spot a white rat and you can change the course of your luck.
Dating back to 1488, Bikaner was founded by Rao Bikaji, a Rathore prince. In the earlier times, the place was known as Jangaldesh, depicting the barren wilderness. However, he turned this place into an impressive city.
Forts & Palaces in Bikaner
There is no dearth of forts and palaces in Bikaner. Junagarh Fort, Lalgarh Palace, Jain Haveli, Bhandeswari Jain Temple are to name a few.
You can always go for Bikaner and enjoy a wide variety of excursions in its vicinities. Camel Research Farm, Gajner Palace, Kolyatji, Katariasar Village are to name a few.
Museums in Bikaner
Apart from that, there are numerous temples in the vicinities of Bikaner. Now that is where you are assured of unparalleled fun and frolic in Bikaner.
Camel is known as the ship of the desert and is used in transportation until present times in Bikaner