Duration : 02 Nights - 03 Days
Destinations : Jaipur - Bikaner - Jaipur
Established in the year 1488 AD by Rao Bika Ji, Bikaner is a land of great warriors. Even today, the city is famous for holding the same old pride and preserving the rich culture heritage of the country. One can visit the Lalgarh Palace, Shiv Bari Temple, Bhandeswari temple and the great Jain Havelis in Bikaner city and have a wonderful time of the life.
Have a look at the homes and palaces of kings and warriors of the past and have an incredible experience. At Tour My India, we offer a very happening Jaipur Bikaner Weekend Tour that will take you to the city rich in the old culture and tradition of ancient India. With our wide assortment of Jaipur weekend tours, we ensure to make your weekend a perfect holiday time that will give you rest from your daily busy life.
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. An overnight stay at the hotel.
After 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.
Enjoy a night stay at the hotel.
In the morning after breakfast, we will drive back to Jaipur. On arrival at Jaipur, we will drop you at your desired location.