The trip of Rajasthan is incomplete without enjoying a ride on the camel in Bikaner desert which is famous by the name of "ship of the desert". Initially the ride on the Camel seems to be a notoriously bumpy affair, but after sometime people become accustomed to that high perch and rhythmic sway. To enjoy a camel safari amidst the huge expanse of the desert, Bikaner is a good place to enjoy. You can also enjoy your trip of camel ride by combining this trip with a sojourn at a desert camp. Here you can enjoy your stay in tastefully furnished tents and dine al fresco under the starry canopy.
You must avoid going on a trip of camel ride between the months of September and March in order to avoid the blister of the desert summers.
In the desert, Camel safaris are a good source of income. While riding the camel you can enjoy a good view beyond the fences and walls due to the height of the camel. While riding and wandering about the narrow lanes you come to know the people's domestic routines and their everyday lives in the most delightfully intimate way. People enjoy riding on the camel and especially wandering about the narrow lanes.
While riding camel safari, you can also visit and enjoy the local rustic villages with decorated huts, spending nights below the twinkling stars, visiting magnificent palaces, deserted forts and ancient temples. For tourists all these rides and visit to different places seems to be a beautiful dream.
Camel Safaris are custom-made so that it may suit the needs of every traveler. There are different types of safaris for different types of people. For few hours, there are short safaris. Some safaris are arranged for a weekend and longer ones are arranged for 4 to 15 days. Accordingly the price of the safaris also differs. The price of these safaris varies from $25 to $30 per day.
The havelis (palaces) of Bikaner are also an attractive place. The complicated and delicate ornamental work in the havelis of Bikaner glow like gold. The architecture in the different fields like in the fort, in the havelis, the houses themselves are unique and beautifully done. In the whole trip of Rajasthan, the entire camel safari is the most treasured souvenir. Each and every tourist who had enjoyed the camel safari in Bikaner carries along with them in their memories.