Mount Abu – A Perfect Hill-Resort of Rajasthan

Distance between New Delhi & Mount Abu: 729 KM

Mount Abu is a beautiful hill station situated in Aravalli Ranges of Rajasthan very close to the Gujarat/Rajasthan border. This hill-place is situated 1219 meters above the sea level & is the only major hill-station of Rajputana Rajasthan.As we all know Jaipur is the capital city of Rajasthan, Mount Abu is called the summer capital of Rajasthan.

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Abu is world-wide known for its natural beauty & Dilwara Jain Temples. This beautiful hill-resort is surrounded by beautiful lakes, forests, waterfalls and huge Aravalli Ranges; thus the climate remains cool in early morning & late evening.

Facts & Figure :

Mount Abu is a small & beautiful hill station situated in Sirohi district of Rajasthan. Its total population is 30,000 and its area is spread over 50Km square. Hindi & Rajasthani are the major languages spoken here.

Climate :

In summers, the maximum temperature raises up to 34 degree Celsius and in winters it drops down to -8 degree Celsius. This hill station can be visited throughout the year.

Tourism :

As Mount Abu is the only hill station of Rajasthan, it is highly visited by both the national & international tourists throughout the year. There are many tourist attractions here, which attract the tourists from round the globe.

Dilwara Jain Temple :

It is a beautiful complex of Jain temples, which were built between 11th to 13th Century AD. Other famous temples include Adhar Devi Temple and Shri Raghunathji Temple etc.

Achalgarh Fort :

It was built in 14th Century by the maharaja of Mewar “Rana Kunbha”. It houses many Jain temples, a Mahadev Temple and a Kantinath Temple.

Nakki Lake :

It is situated in the heart of the city and is the most popular tourist attraction of Mount Abu.

Crocodile Park & Wildlife Sanctuary :

It is situated at a distance of 5Km from the main city. Crocodile Park showcases a wide variety of crocodiles whereas the Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary was established in the year 1960.

Sunset Point :

It is another one of the most romantic sight of Mount Abu for the romantic couples.

How to Reach

AIR

Udaipur Airport is the nearest airport at the distance of about 185Km.

RAIL

Mount Abu Railway Station is the nearest at the distance of 28Km.

ROAD

Mount Abu is well connected by road.

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