The rustic yet colour rich city of Bikaner was founded in 1488 AD by the Rathore prince Bikaji. The virgin for fortified town still preserves the aura of medieval times, for having remained untouched by the outside influenced as being surrounded by harsh desert. The city, an architectural marvel makes one gape in awe at the embattled wall and ornate gates.
With flourishing tourism, trade and commerce Bikaner has now become global – offering traditional jewellery, wood, carpets, bhujiya, betel and ceramics. Seeing the compulsion for the city to offer its business traveller better hotel facilities M/s.Nathmal Tarachand Bothra, the renowned jewellers since the tine of Bikaner Estate, took the initiative to build Hotel Bothra Planet, which stands in the heart of Bikaner.