Udaipur to Jodhpur is one of the most interesting tourist routes in Rajasthan, en route is the city of Ranakpur and Swan Tours highly recommends to include this destination as a part of your Rajasthan tour packages.
Ranakpur is known as the Spiritual Oasis in the Aravalli that is a small town amidst the Aravalli ranges in Rajasthan, exactly distanced 96 km North of Udaipur in the Pali district. The place is named after Rana Kumbha and is dipped into cultural vibrancy. If you plan to visit this place, you will come across a myriad of beautiful sightseeing places namely, Adinatha, Parasnath and Chaumukha Temple and much more to explore and dig in the history.
Best time to visit Ranakpur
The best thing about Ranakpur is that it experiences pleasant winter season where the temperature ranges from 11 to 20 degrees celsius. If you are planning to visit this place on your next vacation getaway, then winter season is the best suited unlike the sweltering summer season.
Places to visit in Ranakpur
Ranakpur Jain Temple – This is one of the most religious pilgrimage spots located in Rajasthan that lies at the center of the city. It holds great importance for the believers of Jainism and is dedicated to Lord Adinath, Jain Tirthankara.
Sadri – This is located at a distance of 8 km from the city which is a small town in the district of Pali of Rajasthan. The Jain community worships this place, also acting as the gateway to Marwar from Mewar used under the reign of Sindhal Rathores.
Surya Narayan Temple – This is another popular pilgrimage spot that is embedded with wall murals and sculptures dedicated to the Sun God or Surya Devta. You will find the structure of Lord Surya riding on his Chariot with seven horses.
Mucchal Mahavir Temple – This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva or Mahavir and is situated in the Kumbhalgarh Sanctuary which is visited by thousands of devotees and tourists throughout the year. The prime attraction of this temple is the idol of Lord Shiva with a moustache.
For more travel information on Ranakpur contact Swan Tours one of the leading travel agents in Connaught place New Delhi.