Mount Abu is the summit point of the famous Aravalli Hills and is known for sieving many beautiful specters for the tourists. The hill station nestles in near proximity to the desert and the various mid Indian plains. This is the reason why Mount Abu is also colloquially called the oasis of the desert, as the hill station experiences cool weather in comparison to the hot plains and deserts. It is one of the most popular hill stations that lies outside the Himalayas and the tourists can take pleasure in the wildlife adventures, lakes, rivers, lush greenery and waterfalls while being in the place.
How to reach Mount Abu?
Since the hill station slumps at an arms distance to the borders of Rajasthan and Gujarat, Mount Abu can be reached via many transport means. It is also near to various North Indian cities such as Jaipur, Delhi and Ahmadabad. There is also a railway station called Abu Road, which is a very small station sprawling on Jaipur Ahmadabad or Delhi Ahmadabad rail line. The benefits of regular bus services can be availed from all major cities of Gujarat such as Ahmadabad and Baroda. The bike lovers can rent a bike for 200-300 Rs for a day and explore the natural treasures stashed in the hill station profusely.
What to do and what to see in Mount Abu?
The tourists can enjoy many activities here such as trekking, boating, swimming, and sightseeing, etc. The travelers looking for some spiritual flavor can also visit the various temples straddling in the hill station. Some of the main attractions of the hill station are Trevor's Tank, Toadrock¸ Peace Park, Nakki Lake, Gyan Sarovar, Dilwara Temple, Gaumukh, Sunset Point, Achalgarh, and Honeymoon Point.