Bikaner Tour Packages
A cultural marvel, a traveller’s oasis, and home to the camel festival, Bikaner is a desert town that will engross you like never before!
Situated amidst the Thar Desert, Bikaner is a city that will mesmerize you with camels sauntering among the beautiful sand dunes and allure you with its ancient palaces and forts. Well deserving to be known as one of the three great desert kingdoms of Rajasthan, the vibrant city boasts of opulent Havelis and an old-world charm that depicts a pleasing bygone era of the royal Rajputs. Famously known as the 'camel country' for breeding some best-known riding camels, Bikaner tourist places also include one of the only two models of the biplanes used in World War 1 by the British.
Bikaner’s magnificence in art, culture and architecture fills the land with festivity, colour, and cultural marvels. A Desert Safari in the sand dunes, which is included in most Bikaner city tours at affordable costs, along with Bikaner’s famous International Camel festival draws tourists from the world over. Your holidays in Bikaner will also introduce you to delicacies like Bhujia, Thandai, Dal Baati, gatte ki sabzi, etc. Besides that, you are going to have a great time shopping for fascinating Ivory and Lacquer items. Also, witnessing the immense heritage of the area as showcased in wall paintings and the art and crafts in the city will be a sight to remember!
Bikaner Travel Packages
|Seniors' Special Rajasthan Marwad||8 Days||₹45,000|
|Rajasthan Marwad||8 Days||₹49,000|
|Rajasthan Marwad - Pune||8 Days||₹52,000|
|Women's Special Rajasthan Marwad||8 Days||₹53,000|
|All of Rajasthan||15 Days||₹75,000|
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Bikaner Frequently Asked Questions
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Bikaner is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country and is full of amazing attractions for sightseeing. When you visit the city with your Bikaner tour package, you can consider visiting the Junagarh Fort, Karni Mata Temple, Gajner Palace, Lalgarh Palace, Laxmi Niwas Palace, Bhandasar Jain Temple, Sadul Singh Museum, Sursagar Lake, and much more. There is no dearth of places to explore that you can include in your Bikaner tour package from Veena World.
Bikaner is a popular destination that has something to offer for all kinds of travellers. So, you can plan your Bikaner tour based on your preferences. Some of the best things to do that you can consider adding to your Bikaner tour include attending Bikaner’s popular camel fair in January, planning a shopping spree at Kote Gate, or touring the magnificent Junagarh Fort which is one of the few forts in Rajasthan that are not built atop hills. Other activities include camel safaris through the Thar desert, exploring the many sacred temples of Bikaner, wildlife spotting at Gajner Wildlife Sanctuary, and more.
Yes. An amazing place with lots of opportunities for tour and travels, Bikaner is definitely worth a visit. The city showcases a beautiful blend of culture that is indigenous to the princely state of Rajasthan and has a string of magnificent forts, palaces, and temples that offer you a unique insight into the culture and history of the city. The gentle bustle of the local markets, a hospitable populace, the pull of delectable cuisine, the rich heritage, the opportunity to explore the Thar Desert, and many more experiences await you when you book an all-inclusive Bikaner tour and travel to this royal city.
Ideally, 4-5 days are enough for a tour of Bikaner city. This way you can visit all the major tourist attractions in Bikaner such as Junagarh Fort, Lalgarh Palace, and the Bhandasar Jain Temple. There are many popular places to visit on a city tour of Bikaner that you can include in your itinerary and plan a leisurely trip as you indulge in the rich culture and heritage of the destination, and still have ample time for a shopping spree for souvenirs.
While booking your Bikaner package, make sure you have enough time to shop, as Bikaner has a lot of options for you. You can buy Kundan jewellery, both real as well as artificial, which is of course more affordable and looks just as good. Bikaner is also popular for its bhujia and for camel leather mojris. Other specialties include Leheriya, ghatchola, and bandhej sarees, nokha razai, lacquer bangles, local handicrafts, and much more. You can add shopping destinations like the Mahatma Gandhi Road Market, Labhuji ka Katla Market, Khajanchi Marker, etc. to your Bikaner package with ease at Veena World.
Bikaner is one of the largest cities in Rajasthan that are located entirely in the Thar desert. However, if you want to experience the stark beauty of never-ending sands and explore the landscapes of the Thar Desert properly, you must add a Camel Desert Safari to your Bikaner vacation packages. You will find several options for the same, starting from distances as less as 15 km from Bikaner Junction. You can also customise your Bikaner vacation packages based on the safari duration that you prefer. The safari can range from a two-hour visit to a full-day experience, so you can choose based on your preferences.
Yes, of course. Our Customised holidays for Bikaner offer a more personalised experience where you have more control over the inclusions. With our Customised Holidays, you get to decide how your vacation goes. You decide the duration of the trip, destinations and attractions to be covered, the type of accommodation to be booked, and even the day-to-day itinerary that you will follow.
Yes. When you visit the city with Bikaner travel packages from Veena World, you can explore the nightlife of the destination with ease as Bikaner is a safe place to party, travel, and enjoy at night. Most nightlife establishments are located in well-lit, well-known areas and are frequented by a healthy crowd. Plus, the locals of Bikaner are extremely hospitable and always happy to help tourists. However, it is always recommended to stay vigilant and not take unnecessary chances. Additionally, with Veena World’s Bikaner travel packages you also have the assurance of 24X7 support throughout the trip whenever you require help, assistance, or if there is an emergency.
Both Bikaner and Jodhpur are amazing destinations with different experiences to offer. Jodhpur is home to a huge number of attractions, like Mehrangarh Fort, Dedh Kambra Pol, Jaswant Thada, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Toor ki Jhalra, Rao Jodha Desert Park, etc. On the other hand, a Bikaner tour itinerary includes the magnificent Junagarh Fort, Lalgarh Palace, a number of prominent temples, etc. Bikaner is relatively unexplored as compared to Jodhpur, so you can plan quite a peaceful desert vacation which includes camel safaris, etc. away from the crowds of tourists. Jodhpur, being the more commercialised destination of the two has more to offer in terms of accommodation options, eateries, and other facilities, while Bikaner offers the chance to experience the relaxed and warm vibe of a small Rajasthani town. So, based on the kind of vacation you are planning, you can choose from a Jodhpur or Bikaner tour itinerary with Veena World for an amazing holiday!
There is no lack of activities and things to do in Bikaner for any kind of traveller and even the cost of a Bikaner tour is based on the inclusions, which you can choose according to your preferences. For outdoor activities, you can consider:
• Plan a full-day sightseeing tour of Bikaner, covering its major attractions, including Junagarh Fort, the temples, etc.
• Cultural & heritage trails across the city to get up close and personal with the traditions of Bikaner and for a peek into its rich past.
• Head out for a street food tasting tour of Bikaner, which is known for being the official ‘sweets and snacks town’ of Rajasthan.
• Visit the National Camel Research Centre
• Book a camel safari on the sand dunes of the Thar desert and witness an awe-inspiring sunset.
Get to know more about Bikaner before booking your tour packages
Introduction: About the place
A city tour of Bikaner takes you through the vibrant and dust-swirling desert town adorned by fabulous forts, the tantalizing Thar, dreamy desert safaris, and excitingly energising outpost feel! The beauty of the desert and its stunning golden sand dunes are a sight that makes it one of the most popular tourist places in Bikaner. As you tour Bikaner, you will be amazed by the grandiose of the spectacular forts and palaces, and also learn about the opulent lifestyle of the rulers in the past. What’s surprising is how well-built these forts are that even after so many years of their construction, they have withstood the passage of time and still stand tall, unspoiled as one of the major highlights of Bikaner tourism. Apart from the historical vestiges, the other major attractions of the Bikaner tourism revolve around the Thar Desert and the city’s exceptional cuisine that can be experienced with the rightly priced Bikaner tour package available online at Veena World.
The animated and dynamic culture of Bikaner will give you a glimpse of the city’s tradition, people, and practices. People are highly fond of their culture and they love dressing in their traditional dresses – Ghaghra-choli for women, while the men wear the dhoti and kurta. You will also find most men donning a “Pagdi” on an everyday basis. Hinduism is the most followed religion, and the language you will find people communicating in is Rajasthani. However, Hindi is also a language that most are well-versed with. Apart from that, what Bikaner also has is a delectable cuisine! Most of the food items are either prepared in butter or buttermilk. Some of the delicacies that you must try during your tour of Bikaner, at prices that will leave you astounded, are:
• Dal baati churma
• Gatte ki sabzi
• Chana dal pakode
• Chaanch and Thandai
A hugely popular festival in Bikaner is the “International Camel Festival”. Involving a flamboyant parade and procession of decked-up camels, it is then followed by events like- camel rides, camel races and the performing of folk songs and dances. The city is also a hub for Meenakari work (ornamental stonework), carpet weaving and miniature painting. Our Bikaner holiday packages, with affordable costs, will enable you to explore fully the beauty of this wonderful city called Bikaner!
Things to do in Bikaner
You can check our website for various Bikaner holiday packages online that cover the best activities you can enjoy in this magnificent city.
Attend the Famous International Camel Festival
Famous all over the world for desert camels, the city of Bikaner offers a unique experience through the International Camel Festival. Held in January every year, there is so much more to enjoy at the festival! From the decorating of the camels to an array of fun events, and also the fair in itself; it is quite an experience. You would not want to miss this one-of-a-kind experience during your Bikaner tourism vacation.
Shop at Kote Gate
Rajastha is a paradise for shopaholics and the markets of Bikaner are some of the best places to shop in the state. One such esteemed market place in Bikaner is at Kote Gate; a place where you can buy everything from local handicrafts to camel hide articles. Needless to say, shopping is one of the things you will absolutely enjoy doing on your Bikaner tour.
Visit the World-Renowned Junagarh Fort
Bikaner’s pride, the Junagarh Fort, has a unique distinction; unlike most forts, this was never captured during any battle. Built in 1588 AD by the then-King Raja Rai Singh, the fort has been constructed in red sandstone and is home to some of the most magnificent palaces built of marble. With splendid courtyards, windows, and balconies all built in the ancient archaeological design, the palaces, especially the Zenana quarters, capture the attention of visitors as they exhibit exquisite and artistic skill. Adorned by mirror work, huge frescoes and elaborate lacquer contributing to the fort’s splendour, you would be absolutely awe-struck to see the forts like the Karan Mahal, Phool Mahal, Anup Mahal, and the Chandra Mahal. If you wish explore Junagarh Fort, you’d be interested in our Bikaner tour packages that have this architectural marvel as one the major tourist attractions. You can also book our Bikaner holiday packages online at Veena World.
Visit the Famous Mouse-Infested Karni Mata Temple
Located in Deshnok, Bikaner, Karni Mata Temple is a beautiful (and unusual) temple built of stone and marble. There is an image of Karni Mata and her sister Avad Mata inside the temple which are adorned with tiaras and many garlands. However, the Karni Mata Temple is likely to stand-out amongst the most renowned spots you may visit on your tour to Bikaner. The temple is known for the sizable number of rats that are lasting residents here. With around 20,000 rats living in the premises of this temple, Karni Mata temple most certainly pulls in a considerable populace of travellers.
Best time to visit Bikaner
The winters may be considered as the best time to visit Bikaner; however, here’s a season and month-wise description of the weather and suitability of tourism in Bikaner:
• The summers (March - June):
Summers are usually very hot in Bikaner. The season starts setting in from around March and the scorching heat with dust storms makes it quite difficult to step outside. This is precisely why the prices of online Bikaner tour packages fall significantly; but you should also note that this season is not the ideal time for outdoor ventures like visiting temples and forts.
• Monsoons (July - September):
As monsoons starts to settle in from July, the decent amount of rainfall experienced during this period makes the weather quite hot and humid. The weather also becomes unpredictable and sometimes it even witnesses hailstones. It is advised you wait for this season to pass if you wish to truly enjoy your vacation with Bikaner tourism!
• Winters (October - February):
With the winter beginning in from October, the afternoons become extremely pleasant for tourists to discover the city. This period is undoubtedly the best time to visit Bikaner. You would be able to enjoy the most of camel safaris and besides that, if you plan your Bikaner holiday in January, you would also be able to witness the famous two-day Camel Fair.