Bikaner; the beautiful royal city in the desert of Rajasthan is a delight to watch. Bikaner offers beautiful palaces, forts and temples with the amazing craftsmanship of ancient Rajput generation. Bikaner was founded by a Rathore Prince, Rao Bikaji in the year 1488.
Palaces are the prime attractions of the tourists in Bikaner. One of the famous Palace which one should not miss watching in Bikaner is the famous Lalgarh Palace; popular for its stone craftsmanship.
The city is also famous for the camel rides, the camels are accessorized with amazing handicrafts by their owners. In order to grab more and more riders, the owners try to make their camel look more attractive than others. Bikaner also hosts the famous Camel Festival. National Research Centre on Camel is also located in Bikaner, Rajasthan.
Bikaner is famous for its handicrafts; therefore shopping in Bikaner is must. One can shop for the unique items like traditional paintings, blue pottery, stone and wood carved quotes etc.