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Places to Visit in Bikaner

Things to do in Bikaner

It is important for the tourists to know about Bikaner before traveling to the city situated in the heart of the desert. The kingdom of Bikaner was established in the 15th century when the valiant son of Rao Jodhaji, the founder of Jodhpur, enraged and provoked by his father, quit the palace to establish his own kingdom. The detailed history of Bikaner reveals that the establishment of the kingdom was foretold by the mystic Karni Mata. It was in the year 1488 that the founder of the city, Rao Bikaji fortified the city that was called the city of Bikaner.

Bikaner is rich in culture and tradition and is one of the exponents of Rajasthani art and music. The famous people of Bikaner are the great patrons of performing and fine arts. The school of Utsa art finds its roots in the city of Bikaner, Rajasthan. Folk music of Bikaner is reputed all round the globe. The fairs and the festivals of the city exhibit the richness of the cultural and traditional heritage of the city of Bikaner.

Bikaner Day Tour Sightseeing

Day 1: Visit Junagarh Fort, Camel Farm - Lunch - Deshnok Rat Temple.

Distance from major cities
Mandawa 187 kms
Jaipur 325 kms
Jaisalmer 386 kms

How to reach there
Jodhpur Airport is the nearest Airport to Bikaner.
Bikaner by train is very well connected to major Indian cities like Mumbai, Kolkata, Jaipur, Delhi, Jodhpur and Ahmedabad through Indian railways.
Bikaner is well connected to all major cities nearby including Jaipur and Delhi.