Ranakpur, a serene village in the Pali district of Rajasthan is one of the famous Jain pilgrimage destinations in India. Home to beautiful and revered temples, Ranakpur is tucked in a remote valley in the Aravalli Ranges, 96 km from Udaipur. Ranakpur Holiday Packages service the needs of history lovers, culture enthusiast, pilgrims, etc.
The small hamlet of Rajasthan has gained an international name owing to its marvelous temples which are a treasure of intricate carvings. It was built around the year 1438, by Jain Merchant on the land bestowed by the benevolent king of Marwar Rana Kumbha. The town gets its name from him. The Jain temple is the prized tourist attraction in Ranakpur. Sprawling over an area of 40000 sq. ft, every inch of the temple is adorned with elaborate carvings, some of the finest in the world. Marvel at the magnificent architecture, inscription of the nymphs and other celestial bodies. Two huge bells of 108 kg each also rank among the things of check out.
Other beautiful places to see in Ranakpur are the Maharani Bagh orchard and the Kumbhalgarh wildlife sanctuary nearby. Embark on a jeep safari through the Ranakpur valley or horseback travel. Take a short trip or a weekend getaway. Apart from a visit to the beautiful Jain temple, the things to do in Ranakpur include photography and bird watching.
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