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Bikaner is categorised as Heritage

Lallgarh Palace Complex
Mobile Camping and Camel Safari
Mobile Camping and Camel Safari
Camel Breeding Farm and Research Centre (Photo Courtesy: Flicka)
Junagadh Fort (Photo Courtesy: Flicka)
Gajner Palace

Reasons to Visit
  • Bikaner is part of the Delhi-Jaisalmer route via Mandawa and is visited as a part of an Itinerary
  • Bikaner is renowned for its desert backdrop and visted for it Forts and Palaces
  • Bikaner is home to Lallgarh Palace Complex, which is a set of impressive palaces.
  • Gajner Palace at 10 km from the city is renowned for its lakeside location and nearby reserve forest.
  • Bikaner is called the camel country, and guests visit one of the largest Camel research center and breading farm.
  • Bikaner is base point to visit Deshnoke temple is 30 kms from here which also known as the 'Rat Temple" where the deity and the temple is home to hundreds of Rats.
Access Information

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11 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Bikaner

Getaway (1-3 nights)2
Short Break (4-6 nights)1
Holiday (7 or more)8

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List of Holidays for Bikaner


  • Bikaner Extended Getaway (3 Nights)
  • Bikaner Getaway (2 Nights)

Short Break

  • Jodhpur - Jaisalmer with Bikaner (6 Nights)


  • Best of Rajasthan (10 Nights)
  • Best of Rajasthan with Agra (11 Nights)
  • Best of Rajasthan with Agra (12 Nights)
  • Best of Rajasthan with Agra and Delhi (14 Nights)
  • Best of Rajasthan with Mount Abu (11 Nights)
  • Complete Rajasthan with Agra and Delhi (17 Nights)
  • Princely Rajasthan with The Taj (14 Nights)
  • Rajasthan Desert Circuit (8 Nights)

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Day Sightseeing

ServicesRates Starting From
Full Day Bikaner Sightseeing with Deshnoke Temple VisitRs. 3873
Half Day Bikaner SightseeingRs. 2582

Railway Station Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup/Drop between Bikaner Railway Station and BhapRs. 3873
Pickup/Drop between Bikaner Railway Station and Hotel in Bikaner CityRs. 969
Pickup/Drop between Bikaner Railway Station and Hotel in Bikaner OutskirtsRs. 2582

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Destination Ideas

  • Mobile Camping and Camel Safari

Festivals linked to Bikaner (Rajasthan)

  • Camel Festival Bikaner

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Junagadh Fort is a 16th century fort at 1.5 kms from city centre and kind of dominates city landscape and popular for tourists to arrive for a visit. Fort wears an old look and has some interesting history.
    Heritage Site
    Lallgarh Palace complex is home to some most exquisite palaces there could be. Lallgarh Palace, now a heritage hotel has tall ceilings, large rooms and staying here is nothing short of an experience. Laxmi Niwas Palace here has rooms with most intricately carved interiors. There is a heritage museum as well that is open to all visitors.
    Heritage Site, Museum
    Heritage Museum, Royal Heritage
    Bhandasar Jain Temple is the most beautiful, extensive and visited Jain temple in Bikaner. It is dedicated to the fifth Tirthankara, Sumatinath, from here one can see the Bikaner views.The temple is built of red sandstone and is divided in three floors.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Jain Temple
    Shiv Bari Temple is a 9th Century Lord Shiva Temple set at about 6 kms from Bikaner
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Shiva
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    The world famous shrine of Karni Mata can be found in the town of Deshnoke 30 km south from Bikaner on the road to Jodhpur. Karni Mata is worshiped as an incarnation of Goddess Durga. This temple is famous for rats which can be seen everywhere in the temple.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Devi Temple
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Camel Research Farm, Bikaner is a farm engaged in research on camels at 8 kms from Bikaner. This is one of its kind institute in India. The farm is complex of cables stables and enclosures and buildings. One can enjoy camel ride or ice cream made of camel milk. The farm permits tourists at certain hours of the day.
    Breeding Farm Visit
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Salasar is situated on NH-65 at 170 km from Jaipur and 350 km from Delhi and visited for Salasar Balaji temple .Salasar Balaji Temple is a Hanuman temple and a renowned regional pilgrimage centre. Two fairs are organized in this temple in the month of April when devotees in large numbers arrive for Darshan.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Hanuman

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Getting There

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable ForHotels (Nos)
City CentreAn easily accessible residential and commercial area within 3 kms radius of the Railway station.Business/Holiday2
City outskirtsOn the Jaipur highway there are number of resorts that cater to groups and guests looking for a bit of space and tranquility.Getaway2
Gajner10 kms from Bikaner set on a lake on the periphery of Gajner Wildlife SanctuaryGetaway1
Junagadh FortMost visited crowded city centre area. Around Junagadh Fort, heritage hotels are located.Experiential-
Lallgarh Palace ComplexMost visited areas of Bikaner and home to celebrated Laxmi Niwas Palace and Lallgarh Palace, Grand Heritage hotels.Holiday2
Old cityCrowded Old city with narrow bylanes, situated around Bikaner railway station.Experiential-
Airport in Bikaner
  • Bikaner Airport ( BKB ) , Bikaner
Railway Stations in Bikaner
  • Bikaner Junction ( BKN ), Bikaner
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