Mount Abu

Adhar Devi Temple

 

The temple is chiselled out of a huge rock reached by a flight of 360 stairs. A favourite tourist spot.

 

 

 

Sunset Point


Spectacular sight of the setting sun when the hills are covered in the golden glow can be viewed from here.

 

 

Shri Raghunathji Temple


Situated near the Nakki lake is the temple dedicated to Shri Raghunathji with a beautiful image of the deity that was placed here in 14th century A.D. by Shri Ramanand the famous Hindu preacher.

 

Museum and Art Gallery


Located at the Raj Bhawan, it was a collection of archaeological excavations dating back to 8th-12th century A.D. It also has Jain bronze carvings,brassworks etc. for viewing.

 

EXCURSIONS

Trevor Tank (5 km)

Named after the British engineer who constructed it, Trevor Tank is a delight for birdwatchers with densely wooded hills that are a haven to pigeons, peacocks and partridges.

Achalgarh (8 km)

An impressive fort with some beautiful jain temples enclosed within. Among the noteworthy temples are Achaleswar Mahadev Temple (1412 A.D.) and Kantinath Jain Temple (1513 A.D.) . The latter has gold plated image. Mandakini Kund and a sculpture of Parmar Dharavarsh are situated close to the Achaleswar Mahadev Temple. The Fort was built in the 14th century A.D. by Rana Kumbha and is approachable by a motorable road.

Guru Shikhar (15 km)


The highest peak on the mount (1722 mts. Above the sea level) allows a bird is eye view of the sylvan surroundings of Mt. Abu.