Family and Kids in Bikaner

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Bikaner? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Bikaner, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Bikaner.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Bikaner for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Junagadh Fort

    Family and Kids

    Located in the arid regions of the Thar Desert in Rajasthan the Junagarh Fort is a precious gem of Indian architecture. It was built by the infamous Raja Rai Singh of Bikaner. He held a high position in the court of the Mughal Emperor Akbar and received huge sums of revenues through which he funded the fort’s construction. It started in 1589 and was completed by 1594. The Raja was extreme...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Karni Mata Temple

    Family and Kids

    Quite an iconic temple in deshnok which is located 30 miles south of Bikaner. It is known for being populated with a swarm of rats that are considered very holy. Legend has it the sage Karnimata whose son, Laxman once drowned in a tank and died. The sage forced Yamraj who is the Lord of death to bring him back to life. Moved by the pious mother’s devotion Yamraj breathed life back into La...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    National Research Centre On Camel

    Family and Kids

    A one of a kind research institute in the whole of India the National Research Centre on Camel is dedicated wholly to studying the ship of the desert. The place is a farm consisting of stables and enclosures where Camels are bred and taken care of, their needs and behaviour studied. Great amount research data is generated that are studied by scientists. There are even research programmes conduc...Read more
  4. Amazing Bikaner attraction for kids
    Jain Temple Bhandasar

    Family and Kids

    A temple built by a local merchant named Bhandasa Oswal in whose honour the temple is named. It was built sometime during 1468 and a local legend says that it was built with 40,000kg of ghee (clarified butter) instead of mortar. It has three levels and has a traditional Jain architecture. Inside the temple are beautiful murals and paintings of celestial beings. The temple is dedicated to the 5t...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Lalgarh Palace

    Family and Kids

    One of the few palaces commissioned by the British for Indian kings, The Lalgarh Palace was commissioned for Maharaja Ganga Singh. Built between 1902 and 1926 the Palace has very iconic Indo Saracenic touch to it. Inside are huge grand rooms like, the drawing room, guests room, ball room, supper room, lounges, pavilions, all a treat to the eye. The carvings on the pillars, ceilings, lattice wor...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Bikaner
    Gajner Lake

    Family and Kids

    A beautiful lake right near the grand Gajner Palace, located inside the Gaujner Sanctuary the Gajner Lake is one of the favourite places of both the locals and foreigners. The tall gate built from red sandstone is symbolic of the city’s culture. Once it was a hunting ground for kings and princes, now is the town’s favourite relaxing spot the lake amidst all the lush greenery is scen...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Shri Laxminath Temple

    Family and Kids

    One of the oldest temples in Bikaner, dedicated to Lord Vishnu and his wife Laxmi. Many rulers since the ancient times regarded Laxminath as the real ruler of Bikaner. The temple was built sometime between 1504 and 1526 with marble and red stone imported from Jaisalmer. The artwork on the doorway is extremely beautiful and is noteworthy.
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    The Royal Cenotaphs

    Family and Kids

    Atop the small hill in Bada Bagh there are a set of Cenotaphs of the Maharajas of Jaisalmer. The carvings of floral patterns, peacocks and human figures are very beautiful and intricate. The feel too is a bit eerie as they stand alone calmly on the hill top. Every ruler that ruled from the 15th century starting from Rao Kayanmal (1542 to 1571) to Karni Singh (1950-1988) is standing there. The a...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Shiv Bari Temple

    Family and Kids

    One of the most beautiful and serene temples just outside the city, Shiv Bari Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The sanctum has a four faced black marble statue and a bronze statue of Nandi the Bull right in front it. There are two large water reservoirs in the compound. Temples in and around Bikaner are known for being built with red sandstones and so is the Shiv Bari Temple.
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Kote Gate

    Family and Kids

    A tall gate made of bricks and red sandstones that greets the visitors right outside Bikaner Railway station. The Kote gate is a symbol of Bikaner’s royal architecture and all that awaits for the visitors in the city. There are markets around the gate selling all kinds of stuff like jewellery, clothes, eatables etc.
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Kodamdeshwar Temple

    Family and Kids

    Kodamdeshwar Temple is a beautiful open temple located in Gajner which is about 25 kms away from Bikaner via the Jaisalmer highway. The maharaja of Bikaner Rao Bikaji in the late 15th century himself installed the Bhairuji idol in here. Bhairuji is Lord Bhairava which is a more fierce form of Lord Shiva. Many devotees come here to worship as they consider the idol a more potent form of the God.
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Prachina Museum

    Family and Kids

    Established by the daughter of the Late Maharaja Narendra Singh in Junagarh fort in 2000 Prachina Museum has become the cultural centre of Bikaner. The museum gives a complete feel of the tradition and history of Bikaner. From costumes, textiles, accessories, jewellery, royal crockery, it has an entire collection of how ancient hands moulded and shaped the things around them. It also has an exq...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Gajner Wildlife Sanctuary

    Family and Kids

    Once a hunting ground for kings and princes, this is now a beautiful wildlife sanctuary filled with a lot species of flora and fauna. Animals like wildfowls, deer, antelope, nilgai, chinkaras, black buck, desert foxes and wild boars to name just a few populate the sanctuary. There’s also a lake present in the middle of the sanctuary. The Gajner Palace hotel is nearby from, where you can b...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Imperial Art Gallery

    Family and Kids

    A simple but beautiful gallery that preserves the tradition and customs of Bikaner Imperial Art Gallery is a nice place to visit. The gallery contains Beautiful paintings, marble works and many other handicraft items. It is also a place where the art of miniature paintings is still preserved and also taught. You can even buy the paintings and the required kits as a souvenir down in the store.
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Nagnechiya Maa Temple

    Family and Kids

    The NagnechiyaMaa is a clan deity in Rajasthan of the Rathore’s who are descendants of Lord Ram through his son Kush. The temple is an important one in Bikaner as it was established by its first ruler who himself was a descendant, Rao Bikaji. Built on a high mound the temple almost looks like a citadel. Although its attended at all times it reaches its highlight during the Navratri festiv...Read more