Kumbhalgarh Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site - This fort was built during the course of the 15th century by Rana Kumbha and enlarged through the 19th century; Kumbhalgarh is also the birthplace of Maharana Pratap, the great king and warrior of Mewar.
You will also visit the sculpted temples at Ranakpur which is only a 2.5 hrs drive away from Bera. With over 89 km long wall, Kumbhalgarh fort has the second largest wall in the world after the Great Wall of China. It is also the second largest fort in Rajasthan after Chittorgarh Fort.
Ranakpur Jain Temple
Located 56 Km from Bera and 1.5 hr Drive Local legend said that Dharma Shah, a local Jain businessperson, started construction of the temple in the 15th century following a divine vision. The temple honors Adinath, the first Tirthankar and founder of the Jain religion. The town of Ranakpur and the temple are named after the provincial ruler monarch, Rana Kumbha who supported the construction of the temple.
The construction is well documented in a 1437 CE copper-plate record, inscriptions in the temple and a Sanskrit text Soma-Saubhagya Kavya.Inspired by a dream of a celestial vehicle, Dhanna Shah, from Ghanerao a Porwal, commenced its construction, under the patronage of Rana Kumbha, then ruler of Mewar. The architect who oversaw the project was named Deepaka. There is an inscription on a pillar near the main shrine stating that in 1439 Deepaka, an architect constructed the temple at the direction of Dharanka, a devoted Jain.
Jawai is a land of antiquity, wellness, adventure and mystery. This region is slowly becoming an experiential medium to experience the wilderness in the lap of nature. It is also the abode to the fascinating Rabari herdsmen and leopards. The lively Rabari herdsmen have shared this land with wildlife for many centuries and continue with the same even today to link the wildlife and local culture. You will embark upon a wonderful rural village excursion with us to see our commitment to wildlife conservation and culture safeguarding.
Our Jungle safari in Jawai visits the less disturbed areas of the region giving an opportunity to view rarer species.You’ll pause to swim in a jungle waterfall, search for birds and wildlife, and discover the beautiful terrain before tracing a rough path back out of the jungle.
A highlight of any trip to the region is a visit to the Jawai Dam. The largest reservoir in western Rajasthan is home to over 150 species of birds including migratory and residential birds and provides incredible sightings of species like the Sarus Crane, Indian Courser, Osprey, Pelicans, Bar- Headed Geese, Water fowl, pipits, larks, pratincoles, and other raptors to mention just a few a day at Jawai is incredibly rewarding.
Leopard Sighting in Jawai is blessed with the diverse beauty of Aravali range which brings you a prodigious experience of leopards. Here you can see them in a group also. Males and females with their cubs hidden or sitting on the hills or moving around is a beauty to watch.
There are some more than 50 to 60 leopard in the Jawai leopards hills were shaped by lava millions of years ago and now the natural caves house leopards and other wild animals of the area.
Wildlife & Leopard Safari
The Region is also called as leopard & shepherds country and has attracted interest of many international filmmakers from BBC, National Geographic, Animal Planet and Discovery Channel.
Bera Garh offers one of the best Leopard Safari in Jawai, Rajasthan. We also offer value added and exclusive services to wildlife photographers and filmmakers; your journey with us will be rustic, authentic, and seasoned with a sense of appreciation.
You are at the right place for the right reason and crocodile Safari is one of the best options.You can enjoy boat ride in a quiet environment on the flowing water, dramatic landscapes along with scenery.
Crocodile(Crocodylus palustris) are the main attraction here.It is also an ideal place to watch the birds of the sanctuary along the banks of the rivers and offers interesting pictures of rare birds in between a background.
Breakfast In The Jungle / Picnic / High Tea
If you are travelling in a group then just get some dry food packed and head to the forest.Take a walk in the forest, have that heartfelt talk with your spouse, kids or friends for which you never get time and energy for in your busy life in the city, just lie down watching the deep blue sky and the lakes, rivers and hills, play with your kids or chase birds. Enjoy your food in peace and surrounded by nature.
Our exceptionally amazing Hiking activity is an opportunity to take a walk in the serene location with our professional guide who will let you discover the wildlife, people, and customs of locals. It is really an interesting way to delve into the mesmerizing charm of Bera. Hiking activity offers a real sense of space and remoteness, especially when witnessed from the tops of the vast fields.
Capture the boldness of leopards on our specially curated Wildlife Photography activity for nature wanderers. Jawai gives amazing opportunities to spot diverse fauna species in their natural habitat.
Exclusively diverse wildlife including fauna, birds, reptiles, and more to be sighted in its fascinating ambiance. The Jawai area is home to nearly hundreds of leopards, wolves, chinkara, crocodiles, and sloth bears.
Cooking Class On Request
Learn our royal recipes that have been passed down from one generation to the next. Enjoy a hands-on cooking workshop with handpicked recipes.
Vintage Truck Drive
A beautiful drive where one explores the natural surroundings with people tending to their fields and cattle and living in complete harmony with nature.The drive then leads to a lake side where refreshments are served . These lakes attract a lot of the local migratory birds and small animals that are lovely to watch with the sun set as a backdrop. Immerse yourself in the beauty and calm of the place with nothing but nature around you and head back to the hotel feeling more relaxed and peaceful.