Rajasthan is well endowed with the rich history and stories of rulers’ valour and pride, their love for art and desire for greatness. Rajasthan has over 200 forts in one state, which is a huge number even for countries to have. Although Rajasthan has been developed urbanely for the tourism purposes, but all the places in this state still have an ancient aura around them. One such place to get the real feel of Rajasthan is Ranakpur.
Ranakpur is famous for its Chaumukha Jain Temple, which is dedicated to Jain’s first Tirthankar, dedicated to Tirthankar Rishabhanatha or Adinath. It is said that out of 1444 aesthetically carved pillars in the temple complex, no two are the same. Also, the temple has similar entrance from all the four directions, like the faces of the temple, for which it got its name as Chaumukha temple, a representation of the Jainism Philosophy that Tirthankar Adinath has conquered all the four directions.
Although well known for its huge Jain temple, Ranakpur sightseeing has many more temples, sacred places, and famous spots to offer. A few such places include Surya Narayan Temple, Ranakpur Dam, Thandi Beri Lake are the attractions inside main Ranakpur area. However, there are a lot of places around Ranakpur that attract tourists more, like Kumbhalgarh Fort, which is known for its 36 kilometre long wall, creating the impression of the great wall of China, Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary, which is the home to a number of endangered bird and animal species, offers exclusive Leopard Safari in the jeep, and Muchhal Mahavir Temple, known for its famous story of Lord’s idol growing moustache overnight.
A lot of hotels near Kumbhalgarh Fort offer accommodation and services in the area, but the hotel most appreciated by the guests is Mana Hotel, for its exceptional service and the true feel of luxury in affordable rates. Mana is counted among the best hotels in Ranakpur as it doesn’t only offer a nice accommodation and facilities for its guests, but it also provides great services that are incomparable. Mana’s team is most admired by its guests for the courteous behaviour, help at each step and great food prepared diligently by the chef. Mana is known for setting and keep raising the standards of hospitality in the area, making it a dream vacation for every guest.