This holiday explore the desert treasure as you plan a tour to Bikaner Rajasthan. Established in 1486 by Rao Jodha, Bikaner has several places to see and explore. One of the most important cities of the Rajasthan desert circuit, Bikaner beckons travelers to savor the timeless appeal of royal era.
One of the must visit places in Bikaner Rajasthan is the Junagarh Fort. This majestic fort was constructed by Rajas Rai Singh in 1593 A.D. The Fort has 37 bastions, 9 meters wide moat and two entrances. As you take a tour of the fort, you will see several enchanting palaces such as Karan Mahal, Anup Mahal, Phool Mahal, Chander Mahal and Seesh Mahal. While touring the fort, peel back many layers of the rich history of Rajasthan.
As you take a tour of Bikaner Rajasthan, trace the artistic and architectural legacies of the state. The desert city of Bikaner Rajasthan is also known for its splendid havelis. These beautiful palatial mansions have jharokhas, latticed work and brilliant architecture. Some of the most notable Bikaner havelis are Rampuria Group of Havelis, Rikhji Bagri ki Haveli and Daga chowk havelis. Immerse yourself completely in the unbounded beauty of Bikaner havelis.
Other interesting sight in Bikaner is the 20th century Lallgarh Palace. This palace was constructed by Maharaja Ganga Singh in Indo-Seresanic style. A part of Lallgarh Palace has been transferred into a heritage hotel. The palace also houses Shri Sadul museum showcasing a fine collection of royal memorabilia. To have a brush with history, the city has several museums such as Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum, Prachina Museum and Rajasthan State Archives.