Mount Abu - A hillside getaway in Rajasthan
Mount Abu (4500+ ft asl) is lakeside hill station in Rajasthan on Rajasthan – Gujarat border overlooking Aravalli Hills. Mount Abu is renowned for its lakeside character, its pleasant to cold weather all round the year and proximity to Dilwara Jain Temple complex.
Gujarat having Alcohol prohibition, Mount Abu being on Rajasthan side have thrived on revelers across the state border (especially Ahmedabad which is 210 kms- 3 hours drive away) arriving for a getaway. Mount Abu has many heritage hotels, getaway resorts and hotels that cater to this segment of revelers.
Holiday travelers arriving at Mount Abu do boating in Mount Abu, Visit Dilwara Jain Temple, Visit Ambaji Temple (50 kms), visit Brahmakumaris Complex and visit Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary for bird watching.
Mount Abu may not live upto the fame but still is a popular getaway and a holiday destination for its proximity to Ahmedabad and ease of access (Abu Road Railway station is just 22 kms away).