The city of Bikaner is located in the Thar Desert near Pakistan. The city is famous for the golden mounds and unique buildings of Rajasthan. This city is known for its glorious history and culture.
This city was founded by Rao Bikaji in 1488. It has many ancient temples, huge forts, ruins of the Harappan civilization, and palaces. A large number of tourists come here every year to see them.
Places o visit in Bikaner
Junagarh ka Kila
Junagadh Fort, located in Bikaner, Rajasthan, was built by Raja Rai Singh in 1593. Junagadh Fort includes a beautiful palace and temple, there is also an art gallery and lush green grounds enhance the beauty of this palace.
Gajner Palace was built by Maharaja Ganga Singh. This palace is built on the banks of the lake. In the olden days, this palace was used by kings to rest during hunting.
The sculptures of this palace are worth seeing, the artifacts made of jharokha and red sandstone.
Lalgarh Palace of Bikaner is known for its beautiful design, this beautiful palace was built by Maharaja Ganga Singh in the 20th century, at present this palace has been converted into a hotel.
You will see grand designs in Rajputana style in the palace. In which many valuable things related to the Rajput ruler are kept.
Camel Research Center
Camel Research Center is a very beautiful place located in Bikaner. There are at least 230 camels of 3 breeds here.
You can enjoy many items made from camel milk which is lassi, curd. Apart from this, you can also come here and ride a camel, you must enjoy the camel ride after coming to Bikaner.
By the way, Bikaner in Rajasthan is famous for its beauty, in this sequence the Rampuria Haveli located in Bikaner is also the pride of this mansion, this mansion was built by a businessman named Rampuria.
This Haveli is a unique example of Rajasthani Artwork. Bikaner is also known for the camel ride and it is also called the country of camels.
Bikaner Desert Camp
The city of Bikaner is situated in the middle of the Thar Desert.
Bikaner Desert Camp is a camp located in the desert of Rajasthan, which has a different pleasure, camping in the middle of the sand, enjoying camel in the sand and tourists enjoy walking in the sandy land and love to do jeep safaris.
Ganga State Museum
Ganga Singh Museum is a famous museum of Bikaner, where many relics of Harappan culture and the Gupta period are kept, this museum was built by Maharaja Ganga Singh, where many paintings, black pottery, and ancient Rajput weapons are kept.
Bhandasar jain mandir
Bhandasar Jain Temple, one of the two famous Jain temples located in the city of Bikaner, has its own thing.
This temple is very much liked by the tourists. This temple is decorated with carvings of yellow stones and scenic pictures. This temple was built in the century even after this temple was built by a merchant named Bhandsa Koswa.
Karni Mata Temple
There is a famous temple of Karni Mata in Bikaner which is known for the dense population of rats present here, there are more than 20 thousand rats in the temple, you will be seen roaming around here, no one puts rats because there is a story of Karni Mata behind it too.
How to reach Bikaner
you will get a direct bus to Bikaner from Delhi, and you can also reach Bikaner from other cities By bus. You will get Volvo, AC, Non AC, and Normal Bus from Delhi to Bikaner.
If you are coming to Bikaner by train then from Delhi you will get a direct train to Bikaner, similarly, direct train from many other cities also runs for Bikaner and you can come to Bikaner by connecting train.
Stay in Bikaner
If you are coming to Bikaner by train, then you will find many hotels near the railway station which is the cheapest and best hotel and you can roam around Bikaner even by staying here.
Best time to visit Bikaner
The month of September to March is the best for you to visit any city of Rajasthan because in this season the heat is less and you can roam comfortably. Traveling to Rajasthan in summer is very tough and you may have trouble, similarly, this time is also best for visiting Bikaner.