The desert city of Bikaner is an enthralling region and is definitely worth a visit. Travel to Bikaner, a city surrounded by huge fortifications and a seven-kilometer wall that encompasses the whole territory of Bikaner. You will find camels abound in a city, which is renowned for having the largest camel breeding farm in Bikaner. Bikaner has also made a name for itself in a rather unusual field- the famous Bikaneri Bhujia Namkeen. Travel to Bikaner for an enriching and a memorable vacation.
Some of the popular tourist destinations in Bikaner are:
The hilltop fort of Junagarh, situated 700 feet above sea level and built between 1588 and 1593 by Rai Singh dominates the city skyline and is the most famous landmark of Bikaner. The fort houses beautiful buildings such as the Anup Mahal, Diwan-e-Khas, Chandra Mahal, Phool Mahal, Rang Mahal, Dungar Mahal, Hawa Mahal, Badal Mahal and Ganga Mahal.
Camel Research and Breeding Farm
Come home to the only Camel Research and Breeding Farm in India and Asia and witness the breeding and training of camels first hand at the Camel Research and Breeding Farm.
Karni Mata Temple
The Karni Mata Temple, situated in the village of Deshnoke is a 600-year old temple that is dedicated to one of the incarnations of Goddess Durga.
The Lalgarh Palace in Bikaner is quite captivating with its intricate latticework and overhanging balconies. Built by Maharaja Ganga Singh, the palace was designed by Sir Swinton Jacob.
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