Find your India destination +

Ranakpur Travel Guide


The distinctive town of Ranakpur in Rajasthan is a revered site of the Jain community. The town is renowned for its magnificent temples that date back to 1439 AD. The town got its name from its beloved ruler Rana Kumbha, who donated land to build the temples. The majestic temple complex is built over an area of 40,000 sq. ft. and is nestled on top of some 1444 pillars! The mighty Aravalli range offers a grand backdrop amidst lush green foliage juxtaposed against the pristine white Jain temples. Another noticeable featurethat you will observe of the the temple on India day tour to the city is that no two pillars have the same carving on them. Nearby Surya Narayan temple is another site worth visiting. The temple is known for its famous carving of the sun god riding atop a chariot pulled by seven horses. Camel, horse and jeep safaris are a common feature, usually arranged by the hotels themselves. With all its grandiose, Ranakpur might be a little disappointing for the touristy shopaholics. The nearest place for shopping could be Udaipur. Expect pure vegetarian Rajasthani food only.

How to visit:

By road: An excellent road network links Ranakpur with Udaipur, Jaipur and several other nearby places.

By rail: Falna (FA) is the nearest railhead, connected to the district stations, however Udaipur train station (UDZ) is the nearest major railway station, connected to Delhi, Jaipur & other cities of Rajasthan by regular train services.

By air: The nearest airport is Udaipur Dabok Airport (UDR) at a distance of 80 km away.

Fast Facts

Location - Rajasthan, North India

Places of Interest - Ranakpur Jain Temples

Best time to visit - October to April

Language - Hindi, English

Festivals - Ranakpur Festival

Ranakpur Photo Gallery

Ranakpur Location Map


Tel : +91 11 40504050
email :
Submit Your Query


Amazing group holidays and tours in India. Visit world renowned Taj Mahal, explore gorgeous beaches of Goa, ride on an Elephant in Jaipur, enjoy tiger watching activities in jungles, challenge yourself in beautiful Indian Himalayas doing light adventures and come across the beautiful cultural heritage of India

Sounds Wonderful ? Get started »



Taj Mahal Tours

Golden Triangle Tours

Golden Triangle Tours

For the first time visitor, there is no better way to experience Indian culture than a Golden Triangle tour.

Ultimate India Tour

Ultimate India

Ultimate India

Begin your trip in Mumbai and meet with some unknown like minded fellow travellers on our

Golden Temple Amritsar

Golden Triangle with Amritsar

Golden Triangle with Amritsar

Wonderful Taj Mahal India Taj Mahal is also called the "monument of love". Every stone speaks the language of love which

Goa Beach

Goa Beaches

Goa Beaches

Wonderful Taj Mahal India Taj Mahal is also called the "monument of love". Every stone speaks the language of love which will remain an immortal for centuries.



  • Fairs & Festivals of India

    Add more joy to your India trip. Coincide your
    visit with one of India's amazing festivals.

  • Extraordinary Experiences

    Include our exceptionally designed
    extraordinary travel experiences to your visit

  • Luxury Hotels & Palaces

    Make her feel like a queen.
    Stay in some of the highly rated most
    luxurious hotels and palaces.

Why Choose us for your holidays in India?

Max Holidays promises the discerning travellers a hassle free and enjoyable holidays in India. We value your money and confidence you invest with us for your exploration trip. Our most experienced travel experts ensure that every bit of your travel is well taken care of and designed to your requirements. With us you are sure to get the best price and quality which leads to 100% satisfaction in the end.

Read more about us »

Looking for a customised private tour?

Your passion for travel is what drives us. Whether you want to experience a cultural tour in India, ride on an elephant, enjoy photography in Indian wildlife parks, travel through the beautiful backwaters of Kerala or travel in high Himalayan ranges – we have experts to arrange a customised tour for you. Our team is ready to provide you India tour packages which suits to your interest and leaves everlasting spell on your mind.

Ask for a customised trip »

Grab 8 friends+ and you travel free with us

Apart from our fixed departure group tours in India, we also specialise in organising private tours for small group of family, friends and colleagues on our pre-designed India tour exploration or tailor-make itineraries to fit with their specifications. If you are planning to travel to India with a group of more than 08 friends you have the reason to say WOW as we consider your travel for free.

Now In Trend