Mount Abu which is famously known as the lone hill station in the deserted Rajasthan. Now other than being famous as a hill station, in the past few year it has majorly been famous as a place for drinking alcohol specially for Gujarati’s as alcohol is not prohibited here. But Mount Abu consists of some very amazing places which are proven to be great tourist destinations. So here are 5 interesting places to visit in Mount Abu.
Places To Visit In Mount Abu
1. Dilwara Jain Temples In Mount Abu
The Dilwara Jain Temple is an amazing example of great architecture and carvings done by using marble and that too during the era when there was no electricity and machines which can shape and cut the marble. You will get stunned by seeing the sculpture carved through the marble.
It is one of the most popular attractions of Mount Abu, as it is a very ancient and sacred lake. Today it has become a very great spot for a picnic and a lot of incidents and historical moments are associated with this lake like Mahatma Gandhi’s ashes were immersed in this lake.
Achalgarh was the ancient kingdom of Maharana Kumbha which consists of various historical monuments such as the temple of Achaleshwar Mahadev and a pond which consist of 3 sculptures of buffaloes.
4. Guru Shikhar In Mount Abu
This is one of highest points in Mount Abu and a perfect place to get the panoramic view of the whole region. It also consists the famous temple of Guru Dattacharya on the top with a huge bell whose sound can be heard to a very long distance if rung.
5. Trevor’s Tank In Mount Abu
Trevor’s Tank is a man made crocodile breeding park and one of the most serene and relaxing spots in Mount Abu. You can have a great time here with your friends and family.
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