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Discovering the Charm of Mount Abu: 10 Must-Visit Places

Nestled in the Aravalli Range, Mount Abu stands as a picturesque oasis, offering respite from the arid landscapes of Rajasthan. Beyond its cooling climate, this hill station boasts a rich tapestry of cultural and natural wonders. Let's explore the 10 must-visit places in Mount Abu that promise an unforgettable experience.



1. Dilwara Jain Temple

  • Famous for: Architecture, History, Photography, Pilgrimage

  • Tickets: No entry fee

  • Opening Timings: Open all days (12 pm - 5 pm)

Things to Do:

  • Camping

  • Hiking and Trekking

  • Enjoy some scenic viewpoints


2. Guru Shikhar

  • Famous For: Natural Beauty, Temple of Dattatreya, Heritage Cave, Trekking, Photography

  • Entrance Fee: None

  • Visiting Time: 8 am - 6 pm (Daily)

Things to Do:

  • Visit the nearby Peace Park en route

  • Go to the Thrill Zone Adventure Park


3. Achalgarh

  • Famous for: History, Viewpoints, Ruins

  • Tickets: No entry fee

  • Opening Timings: Open all days (5 am - 7 pm)

  • Duration: 45 min

Things to Do:

  • Visit the Jain Temples

  • Shop for souvenirs in the nearby markets

  • Pay a visit to Achaleshwar Mahadeva Temple nearby


4. Nakki Lake

  • Famous for: Nature, Photography, Boating

  • Tickets: No entry fee (Boating charges: 400 INR/pp, closed during heavy rain)

  • Opening Timings: Open all days with boating timings (9:30 am - 6:00 pm)

  • Duration: 1-2 hours

Things to Do:

  • Boat Riding

  • Eat in the nearby restaurants

  • Relax in the nearby garden

  • Zorbing


5. Sunset Point

  • Famous for: View, Photography

  • Tickets: 80 INR

  • Opening Timings: Open all days from sunrise to sunset (prefer either sunrise or sunset time)

  • Duration: 45 to 60 mins

Things to Do:

  • Shop for souvenirs

  • Enjoy the scenic views


6. Achaleshwarmahadev Temple

  • Famous for: Architecture, Pilgrimage

  • Tickets: No entry fee

  • Opening Timings: Open all days

  • Duration: 60 mins

Things to Do:

  • Shopping

  • A visit to the Achal Fort ruins


7. Trevor's Tank

  • Famous for: Crocodiles

  • Tickets: 130 INR per person

  • Opening Timings: Open all days (9 am - 5 pm)

  • Duration: 45 mins

Things to Do:

  • Birdwatching (seasonal) from nearby peaks

  • Crocodile spotting


8. Wildlife Sanctuary

  • Famous for: Nature, Adventure, Photography

  • Tickets: 300 INR per person for a jeep safari

  • Opening Timings: Open all days (9 am - 5:30 pm)

  • Duration: 2 hours

Things to Do:

  • Jeep Safari

  • Birdwatching


9. Toad Rock

  • Famous for: Viewpoint, Photography, Trekking

  • Tickets: No entry fee

  • Opening Timings: Open all days from sunrise to sunset

  • Duration: 45 mins


10. Gaumukh Temple

700-800 steps down


Mount Abu unfolds a tapestry of experiences, from the serene tranquility of temples to the vibrant hues of its natural beauty. Whether you're a pilgrim, an adventure seeker, or a lover of scenic views, Mount Abu has something to offer to every traveler seeking a retreat from the ordinary. So, lace up your shoes and embark on a journey to discover the charm of Mount Abu!


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