The town of Menal is located 90 km from Chittorgarh, along the Chittaur – Bundi Road. It is popularly known as mini Khajuraho, due to the natural landscape and many temples.
There are various ancient temples, belonging to the Buddhist culture and excavations are revealing more and more temples. One excavation has shown the presence of a 12th century temple.
Besides the temples, there are many waterfalls and forests. Menal has become a famous picnic spot due to its natural landscape.