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Bikaner has the base of Thar Desert and endows many forts, royal palaces, and temples. For example the 16th-century Junagarh Fort, this is a huge complex of metaphorical buildings and halls. The grandeur of these forts and palaces takes you to the kingdoms of architectural excellence. Coming to top attractions, you will be able to see historical and cultural places in Bikaner that give you insights into the magnificence of the city.
The city is adorned with enormous and spectacular forts and palaces that tell the world about the lavishness of its rulers. These strong forts are stills standing great giving an example of robust construction that is unspoiled and withstood the passage of time. Apart from the historical remnants, the city is the also the centre of attraction for food lovers due to its yummy snacks. Have a look at few sightseeing places to visit when in Bikaner:
Yeah! We all know that Indian snacks are world famous and topping the chart globally is one of the popular brands called Bikanervala. We are sure most of us relate Bikaner with this brand. However, this place in Rajasthan is more than just this said brand, it is a birthplace of few Indian snacks and sweets that are yummilicious! The cuisines of Bikaner that are wholesome dishes are Gatte Ki Sabji, Khasta, Mangodi and others. As this city is a dry place and surrounded by deserts, you can find many dry foods here.
Other than this, it is also known for Rajasthani spices and sweets. Few of the most used dried versions of vegetables or snacks are Bhujia, Namkeen, Spicy Papads, Samosa, Kachori, Fini, Ghevar, Rabri and more. If you are in Binakner hop on to any of the place for delicious food
Bikaner is a cultural city with a plethora of heritage sites and monuments. Owing to this, rich culture and colourful lifestyle there are ample opportunities for a traveller to shop. Shopping in Bikaner is an alluring experience to as you get a variety of choices and taste. Also, if you are a shopaholic or just a normal shopper buying souvenirs and stuff - you will get the some of the best items and interesting goods to purchase from the streets. So, what to shop, you can start with Rajasthani handicrafts and camel leather goods.
Bikaner is known for camel leather especially during the camel festival and fair. Some of the items like - leather chairs, Bikaner’s style mojari, fur carpets, belts, shoes, rugs are solely manufactured in the fascinating destination Bikaner. Check out some of the areas and shops where you can buy traditional Bikaneri items and handicrafts.
Religion is important for everyone in life and if you are more inclined towards religious sites then take a pilgrimage tour in Bikaner. This city has an authentic taste of pilgrimage in Rajasthan. So, as you take a sightseeing tour in Bikaner, opt for a pilgrimage tour as well that will include the finest landscapes, rich culture, holy temples, forts, and other religious sites that reflect the ecstasy and elegance of Bikaner’s havelis and culture.
A sacred and spiritual holiday in the city of Bikaner is a good way to ease yourself from the current fast-paced life. Below are few shrines and religious places that you can visit on a pilgrimage tour in Bikaner
Rajasthan is an incredible destination that has some of the finest adventure activities for every kind of traveller coming here. And this is also because of the massive and immenseness of the Thar desert surrounded all across the borders. So, as Bikaner - the city has a sweet taste yet filled with great adventure spots where one can take trekking and cycling tours. The topography of Rajasthan deserts is such that it has a lot of scopes to take cycling tours on the sandy hills and plains.
Except these, Bikaner has some enticing sites like hillocks, salty marshlands, fragments of rocks, shifting sand dunes, rare oasis, and scrub vegetation offer great scope to have fun and explore. Places like below can be taken for a bike ride:
There is no doubt about the magnificence of Bikaner's rich heritage and culture. The city's history dates back in 1488 when a Rathore prince, Rao Bikaji, founded the kingdom. Since then the amalgamation of Mughals and other reigns has developed grand and brilliant heritage sites like forts and havelis.
For example - Junagarh Fort is one of the famous testimonies of Bikaner that entices travellers from all across the world. Bikaner displays its antique affluence through its palaces and forts, that are built of red sandstone and captivating décor. Few sites that can be witnessed a part of the heritage tour are:
One of the most unforgettable and enthralling experiences that you can have when in Bikaner is taking a ride through the wrinkling windswept desert on camelback under the stars. Taking a camel safari in the infinite desert will give you prospects to be a spectator of the rustic, rural desert life of Bikaner.
At time the deserts can be terribly barren and surprisingly well populated, but great camel safaris can be organised very well around Bikaner to the lesser-known sites. There are many tour operators that give you an opportunity to explore this amazingly small town on a camel ride and explore some of the great shrines and temples on the way. These types of camel safaris can be taken:
Like most of the other cities in Rajasthan Bikaner is also a desert region and has an influence from its medieval times keeping the flavour still alive. Experience the intriguing desert life at Bikaner while opting a camp stay at the camping sites in Bikaner and around. At the northern point of the triangle, the deserts have plenty opportunities for camping to live amidst the golden sand dunes and exploring the raw life of this grand desert that has a history dating back to over 500 years.
People come from all across the world to enjoy camel caravan safari on a camel ride and stay at on the smooth sand dunes. All this makes Bikaner a popular destination for campsites as well where you will find many tour operators to help you in organizing the perfect camping tour in Bikaner's deserts. Other than this, you can also take thrilling activities like desert bike riding, camel riding, etc. There are some of the options for this kind of tour:
When in Bikaner love is on camel rides and golden sand dunes. Yes, as Bikaner is surrounded by far-stretched long strolls of Thar Desert romance in this city come son camel rides only. What we mean here, though Bikaner is a cultural city of Rajasthan yet has many spots to delve into the world of romance and togetherness. The city is known for having the best riding camels, haveli experiences, camel safari, camp stays, visit forts, and palaces etc. Moreover, you can stay at a luxury resort like - Bahadur Vilas, Narendra Bhawan, Karni Bhawan Palace and etc., to surprise your darling with a candlelight dinner with stunning views of the grand desert and landscapes.
Gajner lake is known for boating that can also be a romantic ride for honeymooners. All this is impressive enough for couples to indulge in romance and spend some great time together. Bikaner offers several honeymoon tours and packages that include sits visits like:
Only those who dig deep or have a proclivity for the relatively quieter getaways Bikaner is the destination for you. It is 330 km from Jaipur the capital city of Rajasthan that is a dusty, barren land yet vibrant and colourful town rich in culture and its heritage. The other name of Bikaner is Bikano, the locals call it this way. Life moves at a leisurely pace here with no rush and crowd of the metropolis. Trust us, you would love to hear the sweet and polite khamma ghani sa form almost every shop rural area you visit.
The people are generous and welcoming that will even help you explore the city's core rural life. The markets and the streets are filled shops but with a tinge of rural essence and soberness in the way they talk and treat you. To get more deeply into the rural culture and ethnicity of Bikaner we recommend the travellers to partake in Bhujia making technique or visit the site where you can witness this excellent snack being prepared. Believe us it is no less than an adventure.
This barren land is surrounded by Thar Desert that itself is rich in heritage, culture, and rural lifestyle. Lying on the sand dunes, staying in camps, spending time with the locals, having a camel ride, visiting the ancient shrines and temples and exploring the history at the forts and havelis - all this have a rare flavour fo the rural and ancient life of Bikaner. As they say Padharo Sa.
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