Deshnok is a village located in the Western Indian state of Rajasthan. It is part of Bikaner district and is
located a mere 3km away from the district headquarters.
Places to Stay
Bikaner has a number of good budget options available. Some of them are Hotel Gayatri Palace (Tariff – Rs. 500), Sagar Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Hotel Vridhavan Regency (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Babu Heritage (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Hotel Bikaner (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official language of Deshnok is Hindi, although Rajasthani is widely spoken.
The International Camel Festival is at Ladera Dunes, only 25 km away from Deshnok, is held in January. Karni Mata Fair is organised twice a year in March-April and September-October.
Places of Interest
Laxmi Niwas Palace and Lalgarh Palace, both built at the turn of the 20tharea also has a number of temples that are worth visiting. Some of them are Karni Mata Temple, Maru Nayakji Temple, Lakshmi Nath Temple and Bhandasar Jain Temple.
How to Get There
The closest airport to Deshnok is the Surat airport located 171 km away.
Bikaner Junction Railway Station is the nearest major railway station located a mere 2km away. This station connects Deshnok to major cities in the state and across the region like Jaipur, Jodhpur, Delhi, and Rajkot amongst others.
Sharma Travels, Nandu Shrinath Travels, UK Travels and Jayshree Travels are some of the private operators that provide reliable services to Bikaner bus stand, located only 2 km away. Utilising a bus ticket booking coupon can save your money when you buy your tickets.