Places to visit in Mount Abu

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Places to visit in Mount Abu
Mount Abu is a popular hill station in the Aravalli Range in Sirohi
district of Rajasthan state in western India near the border with Gujarat. The
highest peak on the mountain is Guru Shikhar at 1,722 m (5,650 ft) above sea
level. It is referred to as 'an oasis in the desert' as its heights are home to
rivers, lakes, waterfalls and evergreen forests.
Nearest Railway station is Abu Road Railway station which is 27 km away.
Mount Abu town, the only hill station in Rajasthan, is located at an elevation of
1,220 m (4,003 ft). It has been a popular retreat from the heat of Rajasthan
and neighbouring Gujarat for centuries.
The mountain is also home to several Hindu temples, including the Adhar Devi
Temple (also known as Arbuda Devi Temple), carved out of solid rock; the Shri
Raghunathji Temple; and a shrine and temple to Dattatreya built atop
the Guru Shikhar peak and a number of Jain temples including Dilwara
Temples, a complex of temples carved of white marble
The Achalgarh fort, built in the 14th century by Rana Kumbha of Mewar is
nearby and at its center is the popular visitor attraction of the Nakki Lake.
There is the Toad Rock on a hill near the lake. Close to the fort, is
the Achaleshwar Mahadev Temple, a popular Shiva temple.
In Mount Abu, the faith community of Brahma Kumaris has its spiritual
headquarters, which are represented by its own account in 85
countries. Every year about 2.5 million visitors are supposed to visit the
sprawling campus of that spiritual movement.
Main Excursion of Mount Abu
1. Marble Sculpture of Dilwara Temple.
2. Nakki Lake
3. Mount Abu Wild Life Sanctuary
4. Sunset Point
5. Guru Shikhar
To travel Mount Abu, contact to rajasthan tour operators. They will provide you
best services in a>ordable prices. They will make your trip more joyful and
memorable.
Send us your holiday requirements and let’s plan your holiday better & help
you explore, experience & enjoy Rajasthan.
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