Sunday, January 18, 2009

About Bikaner City

Rajasthan is very famous for its multihued culture and incredible architecture. One more thing which adds in the fame of Rajasthan is the huge spread of barren desert together with the Thar Desert. The desert of Rajasthan is famous for the exhilarating camel safaris. The popular desert safari destinations in Rajasthan are Bikaner and Jodhpur.

Bikaner: If ever exquisiteness has blossomed in a desert, it has been at Bikaner. It is commonly called as camel city of Rajasthan. Bikaner is very well-known for its namkeens (bhujiya) and sweets.

How to Reach Here: One can easily arrive at this city. As various routes are directly linked to it.

Air Route: The airport is located in the nearby city Udaipur (240 kms), which is well linked to Bikaner.

Rail and Road Route: It is connected via rail and road route from all the major cities like Delhi, Bombay, Calcutta, Jodhpur, Jaipur etc.

Best Season to Visit: From July to March.

Stay Here: Bikaner offers wide range of hotels depending upon the budget of the tourist.

Tourist Attractions in Bikaner:

    • Junagarh Fort
    • Lalgarh Palace
    • Bhandeswari Jain Temple
    • Laxmi Nath Temple
    • Public Park and Zoo
    • Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum
    • Kolayat
    • Karni Mata temple
    • Gajner Palace
    • Camel festival
    • Arts and crafts

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