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Plan a stop at Lalgarh Palace and Museum. It's one sight you'll usually find on many visitors' to-do lists. Ganga Government Museum and Sri Sadul Museum are also nearby and worth a detour.
If you're on the hunt for day-trip ideas from Bikaner, you certainly aren't going to be let down! Nagaur, just 62 miles away, has some fantastic attractions that'll keep you busy. Stop in at Nagaur Fort and Nayaki Mata Mandir to start delving into the culture of the region. Then wrap up your trip with a visit to Vijay Vallabh Circle.
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Some travelers find dodging traffic in big cities challenging. But in a compact or mini car, cruising those Bikaner streets will be a cinch. Prefer to spend your time discovering the surrounding rivers? Browse our wide range of full-size and mid-size SUVs. With plenty of room and oomph under the hood, these bigger rides will make those long, leisurely drives even more unforgettable. Crossing off all the sights and activities that Bikaner is famous for has never been easier with your own set of wheels.
Sometimes it's all about the journey, which makes choosing the right car important. If you're planning an unforgettable road trip around Bikaner, a spacious SUV could be the ideal solution. If you want a fantastic bargain and plan to stick to city driving, a budget compact is a wise pick. All you need to do is work out what suits you best, throw your bags in the trunk, and rack up those miles.
From its expressways to its suburban streets, exploring Bikaner will be a breeze with your own rental car. But before you make a break for the fast lane, here's what you should know about cruising around this city:
In Bikaner, motorists drive on the left-hand side of the road. That means the steering wheel is on the right-hand side. If you've opted for a manual transmission vehicle, you'll be shifting gears with your left hand.
It can be. Cruising around the block searching for a parking spot isn't unusual in Bikaner. Getting within walking distance of big-name attractions is easier if you plan in advance.
One terrific thing about vacationing in a smaller city is less traffic, so you won't need to stress too much about rush-hour gridlock. With a population of roughly 576,000, you can expect a smooth Bikaner driving experience.
Speed limits vary across Bikaner, but usually range from 40 km/h to 120 km/h. Most residential areas have a maximum speed of 40 km/h unless marked otherwise.
Generally, one of two things will happen. Your rental car company may charge the fined amount to your credit card. This is the usual practice. Otherwise, it may give your contact information to the relevant local authority so the fine is issued to you directly.
If you have hands-free functions like Bluetooth enabled, you are able to use your cell phone while operating a vehicle in Bikaner. But be sure to keep focused on the road.
When driving in Bikaner, it's against the law to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) in excess of 0.03%. Planning to have a few drinks while you're out? Consider booking a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
Yes, drivers may turn on a red light in Bikaner. However, first you are required to bring the car to a total stop. Continue only when the lane is clear.
Although there are some exceptions, seat belts are compulsory in Bikaner District.