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$280 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Experience Short Trip Jaipur - Bikaner 02 Nights - 03 Days With Transportation

At TripAdvisor / Viator , we offer an impressive 2 nights and 3 days Jaipur and Bikaner Short Multi Day Trip. Our Tour will take you to the city of Historical Importance and love where you can a wonderful holiday of your life I.e Jaipur and Bikaner.  Day 01: Jaipur - Bikaner (330 Kms)We will drive to Bikaner early in the morning. On arrival at Bikaner, we will check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day is free to explore the area. (Plan Bikaner Hotel On your Own Choice at Your Own Expense Within any Location in Bikaner)Day 02: BikanerAfter breakfast, we will visit the Lalgarh Palace.The Lalgarh Palace was built by Maharaja Ganga Singh in 1902 in the memory of his father Maharaja Lal Singh. It is a stunning Redstone building and an architectural wonder designed by Sir Swinton Jacob. The Palace has a perfect fusion of Mughal, European and Rajput architecture and has a superb collection of paintings and hunting trophies.We will then visit the Shiv Bari Temple. Located 6 km away from the Bikaner city, the Shiv Bari Temple is devoted to Lord Shiva. It was built in 9th century by Maharaja Doongar Singh in the memory of his father Maharaja Lal Singh. The major attraction of the temple is a captivating wall painting of Nandi bull facing a Shiva Lingam.We will also visit the Bhandeswari temple devoted to Sumati Nath Ji, the 5th Tirthankar of the Jain Religion.Bhandeswari temple was built in 15th century, this temple is the oldest monument of Bikaner and is famous for its astonishing gold leaf paintings and mirror work.Further, we will visit Jain Havelis.The havelis are the ancient houses of the Kings representing the symbol of their wealth and prosperity of powerful people of the town who are known for their lavish lifestyle. Bikaner is blessed with many such beautiful Havelis. (Plan Bikaner Hotel On your Own Choice at Your Own Expense Within any Location in Bikaner)Day 03: Bikaner - Jaipur (330 Kms)In the morning after breakfast at your Own Planned Hotel , we will drive back to Jaipur. On arrival at Jaipur, we will transfer you to your desired location (Airport Drop / Railway Drop / Hotel Drop ) 

$280 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Experience Short Trip Jaipur - Mandawa 02 Nights - 03 Days With Transportation

At TripAdvisor / Viator , we offer an impressive 2 nights and 3 days Jaipur and Mandawa Short Multi Day Trip. Our Tour will take you to the city of Historical Importance and love where you can a wonderful holiday of your life I.e Jaipur and Mandawa.  Day 01: Jaipur - Mandawa (184 Kms)Drive to Bikaner early in the morning. On arrival at Bikaner, check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day is free to explore the place. (Plan Mandawa Hotel On your Own Choice at Your Own Expense Within any Location in Mandawa)Day 02: MandawaAfter breakfast, we will visit Mandawa Fort, Thakurji Temple and Havelis of Mandawa.Mandawa Fort is counted among the most beautiful forts in Rajasthan. It reflects the royalty, magnificence and splendour of the bygone period. The Mandawa fort has painted archways that are decorated with interesting forms of paintings of Lord Krishna along with his cowherds.The Thakurji Temple is a beautiful temple of Mandawa devoted to Lord Krishna. Decorated with breathtaking paintings, images, patterns and archways, the temple is worth a visit.Havelis - There are many havelis in Mandawa. The Binsidhar Newatia Haveli is one of the famous haveli known for its curious paintings. Inside the haveli, there are many beautiful and lively paintings. The Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli is another haveli famous for its ruins erotic images. Other havelis are Goenka Double Haveli, Murmuria Haveli and Jhunjhunwala Haveli.(Plan Mandawa Hotel On your Own Choice at Your Own Expense Within any Location in Mandawa)Day 03: Mandawa - Jaipur (184 Kms)In the morning after breakfast at your Own Planned Hotel , we will drive back to Jaipur. On arrival at Jaipur, we will transfer you to your desired location (Airport Drop / Railway Drop / Hotel Drop ) 

$236 Outdoor Activities

Thar Desert Camel Safari with Folk Music and Overnight Camping

You will be picked up from your hotel in the afternoon and be driven by private car to Raiser. This small village is located about 12 miles from Bikaner city.Upon arrival you will mount a camel and take a ride into the Thar desert. You will also learn about the rural lifestyle and life of villagers in this challenging environment. Camels, just like horses have been domesticated by humans and serviced them in various capacities since time untold. Enjoy this ancient transport as your guide familiarizes you with the rich desert environment these animals are so suited to.Following your will like a themed Rajasthani dinner along with Folk Musicians who entertain with their different types of local folk music instruments.This tented accommodation for the night are comfortable and include washrooms with 24 Hrs water supply.Breakfast is included the next morning and once finished you will be taken back to your city center hotel in Bikaner.

$119 Outdoor Activities

Thar Desert Camel Safari with Themed Dinner and Folk Music

You will be picked up from your hotel in the afternoon and be driven by private car to Raiser. This small village is located about 12 miles from Bikaner city.Upon arrival you will mount a camel and take a ride into the Thar desert. You will also learn about the rural lifestyle and life of villagers in the surrounding environment. Camels, just like horses have been domesticated by humans and serviced them in various capacities since time untold. Enjoy this ancient transport as your guide familiarizes you with the rich desert environment these animals are so suited to.Following the camel excursion enjoy a themed Rajasthani dinner along with Folk Musicians who entertain with their different types of local folk music instruments.You may catch a beautiful sunset before your excursion concludes and you will be driven back to your hotel within the city center.

$62 Cultural & Theme Tours

Private Full Day Bikaner City Tour with Lunch

In the morning, you will be escorted from your hotel in a private air conditioned vehicle for full day sightseeing tour of Bikaner. Visit the famous Karni Mata Temple, also known as the Temple of Rats. Situated at Deshnoke, the famous temple was built in honor of Mata Karni and famous for thousands of black rats living there. According to legends, Karni Mata’s stepson drowned in a pool, while attempting to drink water from it. Karni Mata prayed to the god of death Yama, who permitted all of Karni Mata’s male children to be reincarnated as rats.Afterwards, you will be driven towards Junagarh Fort, a magnificent structure built in 1588 AD by Raja Rai Singh. The fort complex comprises a plethora of palaces, built by different rulers who ruled over the centuries. Moreover, the precincts are adorned with temples and pavilions, each of which depict the composite culture perfectly manifested in the architecture styles. Then, get ready for a heritage walk tour at the Lalgarh Palace, an exemplar in itself with all the charm and splendor of the royal age. Get to know about the history of the Palace, part of which is also converted into a heritage hotel to accommodate visitors looking forward to treat themselves to a royal style accommodation.As the tour comes to end, you will then visit the National Research Center on Camels. An illustrious point of interest in Bikaner, the center introduces tourists to the various breeds of camels and their habitat. The center is also home to a camel museum, dedicated to the “Sheep of the Desert”. You can also find an ice cream parlor within the center that sells value added camel milk products like ice-cream and hot & cold beverages.After the completion of the tour, you will be dropped back at your hotel. 

$40 Day Trips & Excursions

Small-Group Tour: Golden Palaces and Bustling Bazaars in Bikaner

At 9:00AM get together at Gallops Restaurant, opposite Junagarh Fort in Bikaner, where you will meet your local guide and leave for an exceptional day around Bikaner. This beautiful desert city of Rajasthan houses some of India’s finest forts and havelis and is visited by travelers from across the globe. In the company of your guide, head to the stunning Junagarh Fort, known to the world for its exquisite architecture and style. The fort was built in 15th century and houses some of Rajasthan’s most beautiful palaces, such as Anup Mahal, Sujan Mahal, Gaj Mandir Mahal, Badal Mahal and Karan Mahal. Learn more about Daulat Pol, a distinctive gate conserving the hand prints of Rajput women who practiced Sati for the honor of their husbands killed in the war. Ask your guide about the ancient rituals and Rajput heritage. From here board a Tuk Tuk and proceed to visit the Jain Bhandasar Temple. Dedicated to Sumatinath, the fifth Jain Tirthankar, the temple is built of red sandstone and white marble imported from Jaisalmer city. Understand the significance of Jain temples and how rich merchants of Bikaner followed the religion with utmost faith and dedication. Proceed to the Lakshminath Temple, constructed during the reign of Rao Lunkaran, housing the statues of God Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi. Listen as your guide explains how the marvelous temple has received unwavering devotion of countless people through the last four and half centuries. Head to the bustling streets of Bikaner and stroll through its rich bazaars and take in the vibrant Rajput culture. Walk past the majestic red sandstone havelis and explore the royal legend of Bikaner. See the intricately carved Jharokhas on the outside and golden paintings and artifacts on the inside of the Havelis of Bikaner telling a royal tale of their own. Visit the Rampuria Haveli, amongst Bikaner’s most famed monuments, that has been converted into a heritage hotel. Have traditional Rajasthani lunch here and a wonderful day comes to a happy end. Tour will be concluded at Rampuria haveli in Bikaner.

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