In India, colors are celebrated like nobodies business but Rajasthan takes this spectrum of colors to extremes. Vibrant, colourful, dazzling, vivid, garish – none of these words do Rajasthan justice. Every city of this princely state is a sensory assault, from pink to blue to mint to turquoise its riot of colours. And why not Rajasthan has a history of vibrant culture which is over approx 5000 years old.
While the most talked about cities in Rajasthan are Jaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer and Udaipur, I am taking you with me to the explore the least unexplored city of this colourful state - BIKANER... a vibrant desert town with fabulous forts and havelies and an energising settlement feel. It’s less touristy than many other Rajasthani cities hence one can explore the city on its own pace.
Here is what I saw in my three days stay in Bikaner and my recommendation as well (in no particular order):
In Bikaner, it's very easy to stay in a place or haveli as they are in abundance and almost all except Junagarh palace are converted into heritage hotels which can give you your very own taste of royalty. So my journey started from one such Palace-