Bikaner is a relatively less royal destination of Rajasthan. A dust-swirling desert town, Bikaner is a colourful and vibrant city. Discover the city with Desert Safari in Bikaner. The city is still untouched by tourism. Those looking for a quiet place to enjoy the Sand Dunes can choose Bikaner instead of Jaisalmer, which is always crowded. A picturesque small town that attracts travelers for its camel rides in Sand Dunes, palaces and temples, it is well known for its red sandstone palaces.
Bikaner is a great place to take a camel safari. The camel safari here will take you to a different world, not green landscapes but stunning golden scenery. The gothic architecture of marvelous forts and temples, the colourful narrow markets and warmth of locals make this place worth a visit. If you are a shopaholic, then this is the place for you. Admire the old forts, the beautiful wall paintings which have a story of the past in every bit of it. It’s the place that will remind you about India’s rich culture and heritage.
The stunning palaces have been converted into heritage hotels here, and they will remind you how we have left the past and moved on with our new modern life. Believe it or not, but there’s a temple here where rats are worshiped. People believe that if they feed these rats, they will in turn be blessed so there are about 20000 rats all around the temple. Take this Desert Safari in Bikaner to get amazed by this enchanting city!
Day 01: Desert Safari in Bikaner
Arrive in Bikaner on your own. A pleasant morning in the heritage city will welcome you. Check in to the hotel and relish your breakfast. You have free time till afternoon. You will leave from hotel at around 3 in the afternoon to start your desert safari. The desert is around 30 minutes from Bikaner. As soon as you reach, hop on a camel and take a ride for 2 hours around the mighty Thar Desert. Enjoy the beautiful sunset in the sand dunes and sip your tea taking in the beauty of the evening. Later enjoy a traditional performance of Kalbelia dancers on folk music followed by cocktails. Folk music is one of the many specialties of Rajasthan. Have your dinner and stay overnight at the camp. Spend your night gazing at the glittering starry sky.
Day 02: Bikaner
Bikaner is known for its majestic forts, palaces and temples. Have your breakfast at the camps with a mesmerizing view of sunrise. Leave for hotel bylunch time and have your lunch at the palace area. After lunch continue your tour to the world famous Karni Mata Temple also known as The Rat Temple. The world famous temple is in the small town of Deshnoke, near Bikaner. The temple is famous for its black rats, which are treated as sacred and fed in the temple. On your way back to the hotel, visit the Camel Breeding Farm also known as National Research Center on Camel. Half of India’s camels are bred here. Have a royal dinner in the evening with cocktails, barbecue and bonfire. Relish a delicious local cuisine called Lal-maas followed by traditional folk music. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: End of Journey
Today this wonderful desert safari in Bikaner comes to an end as we proceed towards our respective destinations.
Duration: 2 Nights/3 Days
Activity: Camel Safari
1. 9.0% Government service tax
2. Any kind of Transportation expenses
3. Airfare/ train fare
4.Personal Expenses like telephone calls, laundry, Medical Expenses etc.