“Mount Abu” The Only Hill Station of Rajasthan

Mount Abu is located in the State of Rajasthan, India at an elevation of 1722 meters above M.S.L. Mount Abu is the only hill station in Rajasthan, serving as a most attractive tourist destination other than the desserts of Rajasthan. Mount Abu is in the Aravalli Hills with the British style Bungalow and main center of attraction for the Jains.

Best Time to Visit Mount Abu

Between November to March is the best time to visit

How to Reach Mount Abu

By Air- The nearest airport is in Udaipur which is 176 kms from Mount Abu. You can hire taxi or take transport buses to reach from Udaipur airport to Mount Abu.

By Train- The Mount Abu railway station is 28 kms from the city center connected to all major rail heads.

By Road- Mount Abu is well connected with all cities of India via road.

Things to Do, Places to Visit, Best Eataries & Where to Shop in Mount Abu

  1. Visit Nakki Lake- First Ever Man Made Fresh Water Lake
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nakki lake mount abu for boating
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Nakki Lake is the fresh water man-made lake of India. It is the most visited place of the Mount Abu and famous for the boating. Take a boat ride and see the beauty of this place and the mesmerizing sunset views. The lake is having the Gandhi Ghat where Mahatma Gandhi’s ashes were immersed. Also visit the musical fountain and garden for the best picnic spot.

Nearby Attractions

crocodile park, shri ram kund cave, Temples & World spiritual museum

Boating Charges in Nakki Lake

INR 100 per person and depends on the type of rides

Click Below for Location on Map

Nakki Lake, Mount Abu, Rajasthan 307501
  1. Trek to the Guru Shikhar
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guru shikhar highest peak point on aravalli range
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Guru Shikhar is known as the highest point of the Aravalli Range of this region at an elevation of 1722 m. The trek to this place is full of adventure and famous for the paranomic view and the temple of Guru Dattatreya, an incarnation of the Divine Trinity (Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva).

Entry Fee

Free

Click Below for Location on Map

Guru Shikhar, Rajasthan 307501
  1. Bailey’s Walk- A Trail Leads to Sunset View Point
bailleys walk to sunset view point in mount abu
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Bailey’s walk is the amazing trail starts from the Nakki Lake and leads to the Sunset Viewpoint. The trail involves the scenic views, birds chirping and the touch of nature.

Entry Fee

Free

Click Below for Location on Map

Bailey’s Walk, Rajasthan 307501
  1. Pay a Visit at Dilwara Temple
dilwara temples mount abu
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Dilwara Temple is the most holy place for the Jains. This pilgrimage temple is having the most beautiful architecture views and intrinsic carvings on every nook and corner. The temple was built in between the 11th to 13th Century.

Entry Fee

Free

Click Below for Location on Map

Delwara, Mount Abu, Rajasthan 307501
  1. Clicks as Much as you can at Toad Rock View Point
toad rock view point for photography
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Toad Rock View Point is one of the famous destination near Nakki Lake visited by all the tourists. The massive rock structure is an excellent illustration of igneous rocks that gives an enormous view of the Mount Abu and the Nakki Lake. Clicks your pics as much and as many as you can. This place is perfect for the scenic view.

Entry Fee

Free

Click Below for Location on Map

Mount Abu, Rajasthan 307501
  1. Mount Abu Wildlife SanctuarySpot the Rare Green Abadavat and Leopards
mount abu wildlife sanctuary
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Mount Abu wildlife Sanctuary is located in the oldest mountain range of India, Aravallis Hills. The wildlife sanctuary is having perfect blend of Flora and Fauna, having 250 species of birds and many hundreds varieties of plants and trees. Spot here leopard, sloth bear and rare green abadavat.

Safari Charges

Starts from INR 300

Click Below for Location on Map

Mount Abu, Rajasthan 307501
  1. Peace Park or Universal Peace Hall
peace park or universal peace hall
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Peace Park in Mount Abu is the serene destination offering spirituality and tranquility at the same place. Universal peace hall constructed at Brahma Kumari Spiritual University in 1983. The park also has a number of areas, like a stone cave and huts, where people can meditate in a tranquil environment. This place is ideal destination for the meditation, peace and natural beauty as it also houses many species of plants.

Entry Fee

Free

Click Below for Location on Map

Guru Shikhar Road, Oriya, Mount Abu, Rajasthan 307501
  1. Achalgarh Fort- Explore the History
achalgarh fort
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Achalgarh Fort is located in Achalgarh town is the most visited place of the Mount Abu. The fort was originaly built by the Paramara dynasty and later been renovated and renamed as Achalgarh by Maharana Kumbha in 1452 C.E.

Nearby Attractions

Achaleshwar mahadev temple & jain temple

Entry Fee

Free

Click Below for Location on Map

Achalgarh, Mount Abu, Rajasthan 307501
  1. Go for Shopping
shopping in mount abu
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Mount Abu is not only famous for its peace and forts but also for shopping. Shop here the antiques made of pure brass and silver, Rajasthani clothes, handicrafts, etc.

  1. Best Restaurants and Food of Mount Abu
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best restaurants and where to eat in mount abu
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Being in Rajasthan Mount Abu serving lip smacking Rajasthani food such as Daal Bati Churma. Mount Abu is also having many restaurants that are serving different cuisines that will make you drool.

Where & What to Eat in Mount Abu

Jodhpur Bhojanalaya for authentic rajasthani food, mulberry tree for multi cuisine, sankalp restaurant for south indian delicacies, pizza crust, Risa bar & cafe for drinks and nightlife, atithi restaurant for multi cuisine.

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