Celebrated in the month of January, Camel Festival is one of the most important and exuberant festivals in Rajasthan. This festival is celebrated in the desert city of Bikaner Rajasthan. Organized by the Department of Tourism, Rajasthan, the Camel Festival Bikaner brings the desert into life with its colorful and lively activities.
Bikaner is a perfect place where one can mount on a camel. The colorful Camel Festival in Bikaner starts with an elaborate procession of caparisoned camels ‘the ship of the desert’. Travel to Bikaner during the Camel Festival to have an insight into the rich culture of the region. The festival provides a golden opportunity to the traveler to get mingled with the locals.
Camels are beautifully decorated for the festival and procession. The colorful camel procession grips any visitor with admiration. A number of events are organized during the Camel Festival. These activities include Camel Race, the best breed competition, Camel dance performances and tug-of-war contest.
Folk dances and music are the integral parts of any fair and festival of Rajasthan India. During the Bikaner Camel Festival, visitors can enjoy the colorful and vibrant folk performances. Satiate your thirst for culture on your Bikaner tour. From skirt-swirling dances to fire dance, the festival adds that extra flavor to your holiday experience.
Casting a magical spell, the musical performances and camel acrobatics leave an everlasting impression on the mind of any visitor. Explore the historical sites of Bikaner while enjoying the festive colors. Junagarh Fort, Lalgarh Palace, the Suraj Pol and Ganga Jubilee Museum are some of the must-visit places in Bikaner Rajasthan.