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Bikaner Luxury Tours takes you to Princely State of Bikaner

Founded in 1486 by Rao Bika, Bikaner is currently the 4th largest city in Rajasthan that celebrates its foundation day on Akshay Trithiya by flying kites and eating the most delectable Rajasthani cuisine.

Bikaner Luxury tours takes you to this magnificent city. Popular for its monuments, palaces and delicacies, Bikaner boasts of multiple tourist attractions in the city. A trip to the city is apt for families, solo travellers, friends or even school kids. It offers fabulous deserts, forts, desert safaris, palaces that tell stories of its opulent rulers.

Must visit places in the city are Junagarh Fort, Lalgarh Palace, Prachna Museum, Gajner Palace, Gajner Lake, Karni Mata Temple, National Research Centre on Camel, laxmi Niwas Palace, Sand Dunes Safari, and Jain Temple Bhandasar.

Bikaner is also very famous for a simple yet delectable snack ‘Bikaneri Bhujiya’, a spicy snack made from dal, spices, and edible oil. Among other popular food items are Gatta ki Sabzi, Dal Baati Churma, Sattu, Kesar Cham Cham and Rasmalai. If you’re a non-vegetarian, you’re in for a treat, they serve the best Junglee Mass, which is lamb cooked in red hot chilli peppers.

The best time to visit this state is between November to March when the weather is dropped to chilly breeze, it is perfect for visiting the beautiful monuments, taking a walk through the rich history this country offers in every nook or simply sitting by a bonfire on a cold evening in the desert, the simple experiences make it unforgettable.

So what are you waiting for? Hop on the Maharaja Express Bikaner today.