Guru Shikhar, Mount Abu

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  • Address: Guru Shikhar, Rajasthan 307501, Mount Abu, India
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  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: View Point, Family And Kids, Peak, Nature
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About Guru Shikhar, Mount Abu

Guru Shikhar is Aravali ranges’ highest point and is one of the most popular spots in Mount Abu. Located about 15 kilometers from the hill station and is named after Dattatreya - an incarnation of Lord Vishnu, is also known as the peak of Guru. Just adjacent to the temple is the Mt Abu Observatory which carries out several astronomy experiments. Located at an elevation of about 1722 metre, Guru Shikhar is one of the highest peaks in the state of Rajasthan. The peak also provides some stunning panoramic views of the surroundings nearby and visiting it is a must!

Guru Shikhar Information

  • Avoid visiting this place after dark.
  • Keep water bottle and some quick munching snack with you.

Guru Shikhar Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

How To reach Guru Shikhar by Public Transport

  • You can reach the foothill by hired taxi or your own vehicle or by an auto. After that you have to hike your way to the temple which is at the peak of the mountain.

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Guru Shikhar, Mount Abu Reviews

  • When you reach the top, you find that it's not a big place. Small hill top with a worship place. But I suggest to you find a place to sit. And enjoy the wind. The view. Ditch your phone. Its a beautiful place. Not like the Himalayan mountains. A completely different scenery. There's an observatory nearby, if you're into that kinda stuff.

  • One of the best place in Mount Abu. Especially for bike rider it has so many curves.. Winter season is the perfect time to go over there... fresh air with chilling experience.☺️

  • It is the top most place of Rajasthan. It's really cool place. We enjoyed a lot. Many fantastic place and sceen on the way for the top point.

  • Guru Shikhar is in Mount Abu. You have to walk up the hill through stairs. View from the top is very beautiful you can see mountains everywhere. There are stalls and shops on the way to the top if are hungry can hop on to one. Shopping options are available like handicrafts, showpieces and warm blankets. Nice place to visit

  • It's the peak on Aravali. Has a temple on the top. Breath taking view from top. Solar observatory and military radar can also be viewed. Good photo opportunities here. It's around 18 km away from mount Abu.

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