Bikaner is known for
good breed of riding camels, which are among the best in the
world. The Camel Festival held every year is famous all over
the globe. Bikaner has many magnificent buildings made of
Reddish Pink sandstone that transcends the surrounding
Attractions of Bikaner
Camel Festival, organised by the Department of Tourism, Art & Culture,
Rajasthan is very entertaining event in Bikaner. Bikaner is the right place
to see the Ships of the Desert.
Lalgadh palace displays a magnificent blend of Oriental and
European style. Peacocks stroll around the palace, which has
been partly converted into a hotel.
It contains a fine
collection of antique Rajput weaponry, jade handle daggers
The Jambheswar Fair is held twice a year in memory of the founder
of the Bishnoi sect Jambheswar ji.
Junagarh Fort was
built in 15th century by one of the most able and trusted
generals of Akbar, Raja Rai Singh.