Khajuwala, a small town in Rajasthan’s Bikaner district, was earlier named Beriyawali. This a dusty and arid town located on the Indo-Pakistan border. The Anupgarh Shaka canal irrigates the fields in this region that grows cotton and wheat. Some of the nearby cities that surround Khajuwala are Bikaner, Hanumangarh, Suratgarh and Nagaur.
Places to Stay
There are no accommodation facilities in Khajuwala. Bikaner, which is situated 114 km away, provides good budget hotels. One such hotel is Hotel Padmini Niwas (Tariff – Rs.785).
The languages spoken here are Rajasthani and Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated in Khajuwala are Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Teej in July-August, Dussehra in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are no tourist attractions in Khajuwala. However, travellers to this town can visit surrounding areas such as Poogal (36 km), Karamwala (16 km) and Rawla Mandi (34 km) away from Khajuwala.
How to Get There
Sawai Mansingh International Airport in Jaipur is the nearest airport, which is located 463 km away from Khajuwala.
There is no railway station in Khajuwala. The nearest railway station is situated in Bikaner, which is 115 km away from Khajuwala.
There are regular buses to Khajuwala from nearby cities and states. Private bus operators such as Rathi Tours & Travels run buses from Jaipur and Sikar to Khajuwala. You can book your tickets online through Ticketgoose.com, a good bus booking site.