Situated on the State Highway 16, the village of Ghanerao is located in the Desuri tehsil in the district of Pali, Rajasthan. Owing to its proximity with the famous sites of attraction like the Kumbhalgarh fort, Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary, and the Ranakpur Jain temple makes it a famous point of interest in the tourism industry of Rajasthan. The region is home to many 11 Jain temples, the oldest being the Muchhal Mahavir Temple. Moreover, Ghanerao is also home to many Hindu temples including the Laxmi Narayanji, Murlidhar Temple and temple dedicated to Charbhujaji, Riddhi & Siddhi Gajanand , Sri Mahalaxmi ji, as well as the Sri Britwesar Mahadev Temple. Moreover, Ghanerao is also home to of 33 Baoris and is region with the most number of Baolis in the entire state. There are a lot of havelis in Ghanerao made from red sandstone employing the style of architecture affluent during those times. The House of Ghanerao, a patron of the Rajput style of architecture is still functional in the state employing the local artisans of the state.
The village of Ghanerao was a princely resort of around 37 villages founded in the year 1606. Ruled by the Rathor of the Mertia clan, the region was once a member of the states of Jodhpur and Udaipur.
|Delhi 601 Kms.||Agra 579 Kms.||Ajmer 224 Kms.|
|Alwar 485 Kms.||Bharatpur 525 Kms.||Jaipur 339 Kms.|
|Jaisalmer 421 Kms.||Jodhpur 152 Kms.||Mt. Abu 180 Kms.|
|Ranthambhore 415 Kms.|
Air : The nearest airport to Ghanerao is the Maharana Pratap Airport situated in the city of Udaipur at a distance of 77.2 KM from Ghanerao.
Rail :The Rani Railway Station is the nearest railway station to Ghanerao, situated at a distance of 25.9 kilometer.
Road : Ghanerao has a bust stand which is actively connected to other cities of the state via regular bus services.
The Ghanerao castle is a magnificent piece of architecture situated in Ghanerao. Built around 1606 using Marble and Red sandstone in the Rajput style of Architecture, the Ghanerao castle is one of the most awe-inspiring attraction of the village of Ghanerao. The castle boasts 7 beautiful & spacious rooms with vast verandhas. The castle still serves as the place of residence to the royal family of Ghanerao.
The Muchhal Mahavir Temple is a famous Jain temple located in Ghanerao in the district of Pali. The temple worships Lord Mahavir as the prime deity within the temple complex. Every year on the 13th day of Chaitra, a fair is held at the temple complex which is attended by numerous Lord Mahavir devotees from across the state as well from outside its boundaries.