Mount Abu is a popular hill station located in Rajasthan in the Northwestern part of India. This hill station stands as the oasis in the desert Rajasthan with Aravalli ranges presenting a different landscape than the rest of Rajasthan. People on tour to Rajasthan visit this place to enjoy a different form of nature, apart from the majestic forts and palaces that are predominant in the state. Best time to visit this place is summer but the weather remains pleasant throughout the year. Though the greenery and the serenity of the Aravalli ranges demand the visitor's attention most, still Mount Abu has some historical and religious flavors as well.
Very few people are unheard of the Dilwara Temple of the Jains in Mount Abu that attracts the maximum number of tourists. Totally carved out in glittering white marble this temple has walls, pillars and ceilings that are intricately designed exhibiting the human craftsmanship at its excellence that it cannot be compared to any other man made wonders. It has five temples within dedicated to the five Jain Tirthankaras. The Adhar Devi temple also catches the wonders of the visitors as it is chiseled out of a single rock and a flight of 350 steps leads to a grand panoramic view of the Mount Abu.
Guru Sikhar is a famous site for Hindu pilgrimage and is the highest point of Mount Abu. The pink and white temple of Datta Treya surrounded by the valleys presents a photogenic view. Many beautifully decorated gardens and parks like Ashok Vatika, Gandhi Park and Municipal Park have added glamour to this hill station. The Gaumukh temple has an interesting feature of a natural spring flowing out of a carved head of a cow. Although a Hindu pilgrimage the shrine is also attractive due to its natural splendor. Enjoy this tour trip with Mount Abu holiday packages.
The Nakki Lake with its placid waters surrounded by the green Aravalli ranges reflects a pristine beauty that soothes and refreshes the minds. Many rock formations in the lake like Toad rock, Nun rock, Nandi Rock, Camel rock pose an interesting feature as the names very much resemble to these figures. The lake has several islets that sport boating activities. Visit this unique place with Mount Abu holiday packages to enjoy a beautiful vacation trip.
Various view points among the valleys and ranges of Mount Abu also attract the visitors to spend some leisure hours. The glow of the sunset point presents a heavenly beauty as the setting sun changes its color. The honeymoon point or the Andra Point is surrounded by the green valleys and its view at dusk is splendid to spend hours amidst this pristine beauty. Book your Mount Abu holiday packages and get an insight to this spectacular tour destination.
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