In Bikaner, the nightlife is one of the main attractions that draw tourists from all over the world to this city. People who want to enjoy a Bikaner vacation with full pleasure must not fail to enjoy the nightlife here, offering unique opportunities of Rajasthani folk music, dance, arts, cuisines and shopping. The nightlife at this desert city is fascinating and itís a memorable experience for the tourists.
One of the specialties of the nightlife in Bikaner is camping option on sand dunes in the deserts of Bikaner. People enjoy these camps a lot where various Rajasthani cuisines are served amidst a variety of folk songs and dance performances by the Rajasthani people. This is a pleasurable rustic experience for everyone. A puppet show along side a bonfire also complements the Bikaner nightlife immensely.
Another important aspect of Bikaner nightlife is its flea market where one can find exotic items to appreciate and shop. Tourists would love to bargain locally-made items such as leather products made from camel skin. These include camel leather shoes, camel leather chairs, camel leather belts, bags, wallets and camel fur rugs. Various miniature paintings are also special attractions of these street-side markets that appear during the nights. Rajasthan is known for its colourful attires and tourists can shop colourful cotton fabrics made in the handlooms in these markets. Besides, one can also buy antiques, decorative items, swords etc in these markets.
During nights, Bikaner streets turn into a great destination for the food lovers. Bikaner nightlife can satiate taste buds of all types of food-enjoying people. The local delicacies are great treat to the tourists. One can enjoy the traditional Bikaneri aloo bhujias and papad and Bikaneri sweets prepared with camel milk. Bikaneri bhujias are very tasty fried potatoes and are very high on calories. Bikaneri aloo bhujias are in very demand in all parts of the country and tourists have opportunity to enjoy them here at a local shop. Bikaneri rasagullas are the real treat for the sweet lovers. One more local delicacy that tourists can enjoy here on the streets in nights is the Bikaneri sattu. The Bikaneri sattu is made from jaggery and barley and are garnished with nuts.