Bikaner : The Desert Flower
Rajasthan is the land of the Thar Desert and in the middle of this desert, a flower can certainly bloom. In Rajasthan, that flower is Bikaner. Founded in the late 15th century, Bikaner has flourished recently to become a charming city and a vista to desert life. This vibrant city has a faintly outpost feel to it but is, however, filled with majestic palaces and beautiful temples crafted from the finest sandstone by the best architects that the Rajput civilization had to offer.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to the city is the Jodhpur airport. It is only 235 kilometers away from the city.
Accessing Bikaner through rail is also a possible option for the tourists. You can easily reach Bikaner from Kolkata, Delhi, Jaipur, Jodhpur etc.
The lovely city is also well connected to other parts of the country by a wide network of roads. Large number of tourists also reaches Bikaner by traveling on road. Distance from major cities; New Delhi: 470 Km, Jaipur: 320 Km, Udaipur: 506 Km, Jodhpur: 243 Km, Jaisalmer: 332 Km
Camel Breeding Farm
Bhandasar Jain Temple
Karni Mata Temple,(Deshnok)