Ranakpur Sun Temple is an ancient temple located at Ranakpur
. It was built around the 13th century and renovated in the 15th century. Built of white lime stone in the classic Nagara style, the temple shows a profusion of intricate sculptural work.
The temples has carved pillars, with lathe turned capitals and sculpted toranas. It consists of a sanctum crowned with Shikhara and an octagonal mandapam which has six verandas. Exterior of the sanctum contains the sculptures of Sun God seated on a chariot.
Ranakpur is located 96 km north of Udaipur. The temple is easily accessible from the
Ranakpur Bus Station.