Mount Abu (Rajasthan)
Submited on: 14th November 2011
About Mount Abu
Marked by waterfalls, ravines and gigantic rock formations in bizarre shapes Mount Abu the pleasure paradise, is the only hilly retreat in the rustic canvas of Rajasthan and is visited by a huge crowd of tourists each year as its scenic locales and unhurried lifestyle extend the much awaited serenity and peace. This oasis in the otherwise arid land is also home to some explicit religious edifices that flaunt the extravagant art forms of the primeval period. A visit to these magnificent and sacred temples would enable a tourist to come to terms with the religion-oriented life of the region dominated by the valiant Rajput clan. A traveller states, 'It is a place that appeals every age and taste of life from nature lovers to pilgrimers.' Yet another traveler comments, ‘Mount Abu is such a good place to stay & relax that you feel to stay there forever.'
Mount Abu Tourist Attractions
The Delwara Jain Derashar is famed for its sheer elegant marble sculptures and architecture that are not just heart-touchingly gorgeous in form but are often presented in a highly poetic context. Often described as a sheer dream in marble, the ornate Jain temples dating back to the 11th century display intricate carvings that are spectacularly viewed by the visitors. The hallmark of this Jain Temple is the cloudless lucid shell-like treatment of marble.
Hotels in Mount Abu
Hotel Lake palace (rates from Rs. 2600), Hotel Hilton (rates from Rs. 3600) and Hotel Rising Sun Retreat (rates from Rs. 1850) and Hotel Silver Oak (rates from Rs. 2490) are some of the most recommended Mount Abu hotels that pull in a huge number of tourists each year. Scroll through the reviews of scores of hotels in Mount Abu and sort the best option for your trip.