Bikaner, the District is situated in the northwest of the State of Rajasthan in northern India and is the administrative control centre of Bikaner District and Bikaner division. The city was established by Rao Bikain 1486.
The city is spotted with scores of sand dunes staying in the north of the desert state retaining the similary of the medieval age glamour that perpetuates the city’s style in daily life. The city is popularly called for having the best riding camels in the world which has also having the largest camel research centre and its breeding farm in the world. Not only that it is also popularly famous for sweets and snacks (or namkeens in Hindi).
This is an annual festival organized . The Camel festival, held in January every year, is a colorful affair. Camel races, camel dances, camel rides,folk dances and musics are staged during this celebration.
This colorful festival is dedicated to Goddess Parvati. Grand processions of the deity accompanied by dancing women are a part of the eighteen day long celebrations.
Gangaur festival is celebrated all over the state of Rajasthan.
Kite Festival (Akha Teej):
Kite Flying is a cultural tradition which is celebrated during April-May of every year in this region.ar.
Kapil Muni Fair:
On the day of Kartic Purnima (November) people flok here to take a holy dip in the nearby Kolayat Lake on the.
The nearest airport is Jodhpur which is 253kms away.RAIL
Bikaner has railway connections to several destinations including Jaipur, Churu, Jodhpur and Delhi.ROAD
There are frequent express buses to the following destinations: Agra, Ahemdabad, Ajmer, Delhi, Jaipur, Barmer, Delhi, Jaisalmer, Jhunjhunu, Jodhpur, Kota and Udaipur.
Distance: Jaipur 321 km, Jodhpur 243 km, Udaipur 506 km, Jaisalmer 333 km.