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10 Attractions to Explore Near Gajner Palace Bikaner

Gajner Palace Bikaner
Gajner Palace BikanerPBM Hospital Rd, PBM Hospital, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001, India

Built on the bank of Gajner Lake, this quaint palace was constructed by Maharaja Ganga Singh. Located amidst thick forest, it is an ideal place to indulge in bird watching. This palace is a perfect example of architectural splendour and is spread over 6000 acres. It is made of red sand-stone.

Nearby Attractions

Bikaner Fort
Bikaner Fort1.18 KMs away from Gajner Palace Bikaner

Junagarh Fort is located amidst the Thar Desert and was built by Raja Rai Singh in 1594. Located on a sprawling land of 5.28 hectares, this place is studded with temples, palaces, and pavilions. Its 986m-long wall, with 37 bastions, is surrounded by a (now dry) moat.

Junagarh Fort
Junagarh Fort1.20 KMs away from Gajner Palace Bikaner

The fort was originally called Chintamani and was renamed Junagarh or "Old Fort" in the early 20th century when the ruling family moved to Lalgarh palace outside the fort limits. It is one of the few major forts in Rajasthan which is not built on a hilltop.

Rampuria Havelis
Rampuria Havelis1.97 KMs away from Gajner Palace Bikaner

The Rampuria Haveli is “the pride of Bikaner” according to Aldous Huxley who is a prominent writer and philosopher. His comment after making his visit to the Rampuria Haveli is rightly made so because of its antiquity, grandeur and exquisiteness.

Seth Bhandasar Jain Temple
Seth Bhandasar Jain Temple2.54 KMs away from Gajner Palace Bikaner

Jain temple is one of the oldest temples in Bikaner, and was built in the 15th century. It is decorated with mirror work, frescoes and leaf paintings. The temple is built of red sandstone and is divided into three floors. One can see the skyline of Bikaner by climbing to the topmost floor of this temple.

The Laxmi Niwas Palace
The Laxmi Niwas Palace3.11 KMs away from Gajner Palace Bikaner

Laxmi Niwas Palace, which is an epitome of luxury and extravaganza, charms the guests with its majestic and regal architecture. The hotel depicts the ancient Rajasthani style of structural designing.

Lalgarh Palace
Lalgarh Palace3.20 KMs away from Gajner Palace Bikaner

This is a palace and a Heritage hotel built for sri Ganga singh, Maharaja of Bikaner. The palace was built between 1902 and 1926 in the Indi-Saracenic style.

National Research Centre on Camel
National Research Centre on Camel5.15 KMs away from Gajner Palace Bikaner

This is one of the best places in India to study about camels which was established in 1984.

Karni Mata Temple
Karni Mata Temple24.70 KMs away from Gajner Palace Bikaner

Also known as the temple of rats. The temple is famous for the approximately 25,000 black rats that live, and are revered, in the temple. These holy rats are called kabbas, and many people travel great distances to pay their respects.

Gajner Wildlife Sanctuary
Gajner Wildlife Sanctuary29.40 KMs away from Gajner Palace Bikaner

Gajner Wildlife Sanctuary is located at a distance of about 32.0 km from Bikaner. This was a hunting ground for the Maharaja of Bikaner. There is a lake in this sanctuary and a variety of animals come here to quench their thirst in summer. This is one of the proposed forests for the reintroduction of Cheetahs is India.

Nagaur Fort
Nagaur Fort99.17 KMs away from Gajner Palace Bikaner

Nagaur fort is a prime tourist location in Nagaur district. It is a beautiful sandy fortress built in the second century. This fort has witnessed plenty of battles during the Bygone era.