Holiday Trip in Deshnok

Memorable Trip with Deshnok Holiday Packages

Deshnok is a tiny hamlet located in the 'Camel Country', Bikaner district in the state of Rajasthan. Located 32 KM away to the south of Bikaner city, it was earlier referred to as 'dus-nok' literally meaning 'ten corners', as it was carved out of ten corners of ten hamlets. This place is located quite close to the border of Pakistan and is known worldwide for the Karni Mata Temple (the Rat Temple) and several festivals. The village comes to life during the Karni Mata Fair which is celebrated twice a year. Thousands of devotee's pay visits Deshnok during this fair and gets all bustling with activities and tourists. So, explore this underrated tourist destination near Bikaner and choose the Deshnok holiday packages offered by to get the best offer for your tour.
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Best Sightseeing Places in Deshnok

Before going for your Deshnok vacation, be familiar with where you must visit during the trip.

Karni Mata Temple:
Karni Mata Temple, also known as the Rat Temple is the main tourist attraction of Deshnok. The Goddess Karni Mata is the presiding deity of the temple, who is widely accepted as an incarnation of the Hindu deity "Durga". As per legends, Rao Bikaji, the creator of Bikaner was blessed by Goddess Karni Mata and since then, the goddess is being worshipped as the patron deity of the Bikaner Dynasty. This 600 years old temple is popular for worshipping of rats. Don't make a miss to visit this temple on your Deshnok travel itinerary.
Karni Mata Fair:
Karni Mata fair is one of the most popular festivals of Deshnok. This festival / fair is held twice annually for ten days in March-April and September-October in the complex of the Karni Mata Temple.
Gangaur Festival:
It is amongst the most colourful carnivals celebrated at Deshnok as well as in whole of Rajasthan. It is held in the honour of the Hindu deity 'Gauri Mata'. Gangaur is celebrated by women for the welfare of their husbands. It is held for 18 days in the month of March.

Best Time for Holidaying in Deshnok

The region of Deshnok experiences extreme climate all around the year. The best time to plan a holiday to this place is between the months of November and February. So, plan your Deshnok trip accordingly.

Must Buy Things from Deshnok

Like other cities of Rajasthan, you can buy variety of a large number of handicrafts, artifacts and other iconic souvenirs made by the local artisans of Deshnok. Apart from that, you can also local goods shopping in the markets. There you may find colorful items which can be very interesting souvenirs and home pieces for your home, friends and family.

Explore Options to Reach Deshnok

Before booking your Deshnok holiday packages, you must be aware of the ways to reach this city. To know more, read on:
By Air
The Bikaner Airport is the closest airport (around 45 KM) to Deshnok. You can hire local taxis from the airport to reach Deshnok.
By Train
This place has its own railway station that connects Deshnok to other popular cities and state of India.
By Road:
Deshnok is well-connected to other major cities of the state. Luxurious buses or state transport buses are available for tourists to reach here. Select any of the traveling modes and come for an unforgettable Deshnok tour.
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