Go here for: Religious, Cultural, Pilgrimage
Rajasthan's only hill station and a major pilgrim centre, Mount Abu is located in the south-western corner of Rajasthan, close to Gujarat. What appears on the outside as a conventional hill station has its certain charms which give peace and serenity to the Mount. From the various points for their views of the plain below, to the winter chill across the Nakki Lake, you could while your time eating a softy or belching down a Gujarati Thali and watch time zipping past. Since this is the only true hill station in Western India, one finds a large number of tourists from Gujarat flocking here for weekends.
In addition to the “mall” area around Nakki Lake, the Mount also hosts other places where one can trek to and watch the dawn sunrise or the dusky sunset. The Moun + more about Mount Abu
Katy on 22 Jul 2009
Hire Charles-Guide through the Lake Palace Hotel. He is also listed and comes highly recommended by Lonely Planet & Rough Guide. I personally recommend; having enjoyed many treks in different parts of the mountains during my stay! -Katy (Chicago, IL)