Attractions in Bikaner
Junagarh Fort : This imposing fort was built by Raja Rai Singh between 1588 & 1593. It has 986 meter long wall with 37 bastions & 2 entrances within which there are some beautiful palaces made of red sandstone and marble with excellent stone carvings, paintings & mirror works. The major palaces within the complex include the Anup Mahal, Hawa Mahal, Chandra Mahal, Phool Mahal, Ganga Mahal, Rang Mahal etc.
Lalgarh Palace : Built by Maharaja Ganga Singh in the memory of his father Maharaja Lal Singh. This was designed by Sir Swinton Jacob and is quite imposing with overhanging balconies and delicate lattice work. Now a days a part of the palace has been converted in to a hotel and the rest remains a museum with an excellent collection of old photographs and hunting trophies.
Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum : This is one of the best museum in Rajasthan with a rich collection of terracotta ware, miniature paintings, weapons, & coins dating back to Harappan civilization, Gupta & Kushan era.
Gajner Wildlife Sanctuary : Located just 32 kms from Bikaner is home to a large variety of wild animals. It has a lake which attracts large number of migratory birds during winter. There is also a pink sandstone palace, wooden hills & gardens which make it a must visit destination.Contact Us Booking
Camel Research & Breeding Farm :This government managed farm is 8 km away from the city and is only one of its kind in Asia. This carries out breeding & training of camels.
Saras Baug is a popular place in Pune, you can visit the sprawling green lawns and the famous Ganesh Temple constructed by Madhavrao Peshwa.
Deshnoke Temple :Located 32 kms away from the city center in the village of Deshnoke & is dedicated to the goddess Durga. The major attraction of the temple is thousands of rats which are considered sacred & worshiped by the people.
By Air : Jodhpur airport is the nearest at a distance of 240km which is connected to all the metros of the country by regular flights.
By Rail : There are regular train services to Bikaner from all the major cities of Rajasthan. The luxury train "Palace on Wheels" also covers Bikaner in its tour of Rajasthan.
By Road : The city is well connected to all the important destinations in and around Rajasthan by a good motorable road network.Contact Us Booking