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Holiday Destination: Bikaner

Bikaner, Jaisalmer and Jodhpur forms the desert triangle in the state of Rajasthan Bikaner was founded in the year 1488 by Rao bika, a descendant of Jodha, the founder of Jodhpur. It covers an area of 38.10 square km. Bikaner is famous with another name 'Camel Country' and the city is famous for the camels found in the word Bikaner is a fortified city with the forts dating back tot the 15th century. The city is surrounded by high fortifications with seven-kilometers long wall, which encircles the old city and has five entrances. Bikaner has Ganganagar and Hanumannagar in its northern side, Churu lies in its eastern side and Nagaur, Jodhpur and Jaisalmer are in its south while in the western part it has the neighboring country Pakistan.


Summer Mean Max 41.8C Mean Min 28C Winter Mean Max 23.2C Mean Min 5C

Tourist Season

August toMarch


Hotels in Bikaner include various mid-range hotels and budget hotels. Bikaner hotels are well furnished and equipped with all the modern facilities. Here are some hotels in Bikaner that one can stay in when visiting Bikaner.

General Information Of Bikaner

Population 6,39,209 Area 28Sq.Km Altitude 237m Temperature Summer Mean Max 41.8C Mean Min 28C Winter Mean Max 23.2C Mean Min 5C RainFall 26-44CM Clothing Summer :Tropical Winter : Woolen Language Rajasthani, Hindi, English Best Season August toMarch

Tourist Attraction in or Near by Bikaner


Junagarh Fort Bikaner:

There are also other important buildings within the fort, which includes the Anup Mahal, Diwan-e-Khas, Chandra Mahal, Phool Mahal, Rang Mahal, Dungar Mahal, Hawa Mahal, Badal Mahal and Ganga Mahal.



Lalgarh Palace

Built by Maharaja Ganga Singh in memory of his father, the Lalgarh Palace, is situated 3 km north of Bikaner city. Designed by Sir Swinton Jacob, the palace is quite imposing with overhanging balconies and delicate latticework.


Camel Breeding Farm

Travelers can visit this world-renowned site on weekdays and second Saturday from 3 pm to 5 pm. This unique farm offers shelter to hundreds of camels.

Karni Mata Temple

one of the major tourist attractions of Bikaner. The unique thing about the temple is the thousand of rats that come here. The rats are considered holy and are worshipped by the devotees. You are considered lucky if you spot a white rat.

Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum

A plentiful collection of pre-Harappan, Gupta, and Kushan pottery, carpets, paintings, Bikaneri miniatures, armory and coins and also has a special section, which displays local arts of the area.



By Road

Bikaner is well connected by road to the various cities in Rajasthan. Regular bus service operates between Bikaner and major cities like Jaipur, Kota, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur and Ajmer. Rajasthan Roadways run daily deluxe coaches between Jaipur and Bikaner.



By Air

The nearest airport to Bikaner is Jodhpur which is about 247 km away.



By Rail

Bikaner is on the meter gauge network of the western Railways. It has convenient connections from Delhi and Jodhpur. Air-conditioned coaches are attached to Delhi trains.

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