Mandawa Heritage Experience
Mandawa in Shekhavati area is renowned destination for heritage traveler. Frescoed havelis here like in rest of Shekhavati region are renowned for their heritage character and are known world over as “Open Air Museums”. Some of the Frescoed Havelis are :
# Hanuman Prasad Goenka Haveli - Has a painting depicting Indra Dev on an elephant and Lord Shiva on his Nandi bull.
# Goenka Double Haveli - This haveli, with two gates, has a monumental façade of elephants and horses.
# Murmuria Haveli – Has 1930s paintings of trains, cars, George V and Venice.
# Jhunjhunwala Haveli - The haveli features a gold leaf painted room.
# Mohan Lal Saraf Haveli - A picture of a Maharaja is the highlight of this haveli.
# Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli - Decoration of the outer and inner walls is perhaps the finest in Shekhawati.
The Binsidhar Newatia Haveli, Lakshminarayan Ladia Haveli and Chokhani Double Haveli are some of the other painted havelis in the area.