Bikaner, Rajasthan is one of the most common place targeted by the tourists to visit if they are visiting the state of Rajasthan. Bikaner is known as the royal city of Rajasthan which was founded by Rao Bika in 1488 CE and since then Bikaner has become the fourth largest city in the state of Rajasthan. Visiting Bikaner can give you a great feeling because here you will find and get to know about how the royalties of Rajasthan lived their lives in this princely state. To get the royal experience of the beautiful city of Bikaner one must visit.
The famous Junagarh fort is very special because it is one of the few fort which is not built on a hill this fort is surrounded by the Thar desert and is also famous for its marvelous structure and hand carvings done on the walls of the Junagarh Fort. The foundation of this fort was laid by Rao Bika of the Rathore Clan.
Gajner Palace is the lake – side palace which is situated right in the middle of Thar desert with its massive structure attracting tourists to come and spent a day or two of their lives as one of the Maharana of Rajasthan offering with the luxuries of today’s era like Wi-Fi, Air conditioned rooms of Gajner Palace also offers you a minibar in the rooms.
Bikaner is also famous because of its Havelies. This Rampuriya Haveli is very famous because of its massive triangular structure which is exactly look like the famous building in the Harry Potter Series known as greengotts wizards bank .The Haveli has been constructed with Dulmera red sandstone as the crucial base material.
This Temple of Rajasthan is situated 30 km away from Bikaner which is a mandatory kind of a place to visit while visiting Bikaner. The locals will be quick to point that the creatures running around in the temple are not rats, they are called kaabe. Kaabe are believed to be reincarnations of human beings who had been devoted their lives to Karni Mata.
This Palace was built from 1902 to 1926 by the Maharaja of Bikaner after he was highly influenced by the Britishers and their architecture. The Massive architecture of this palace reflects the different styles from the Rajput, Mughal and European dynasties. This marvelous Palace is a treat to the sore eye in the dry and arid region of Rajasthan.
If you are a Shopaholic kind of a person then this place is best for you to make use of your time. This place is full of surprises for you here you will see so many historical things which will astonish your eyes and at the first instinct you would want to buy those things. Here you will find many different types of folk artists performing on the streets of Bikaner.