Gurushikhar

Gurushikhar is the highest peak in Mount Abu at an elevation of 1720 m / 5650 ft above sea level. It is also the highest peak in the Aravalli Mountain Range. It is located at about 10 km from Mount Abu and is easily accessible by road. A small climb will take you to the peak of Gurushikhar where you can enjoy picturesque view of the surrounding Aravalli Range as well as the town of Mount Abu.

 

 

 

At the top of the peak, you will also find a small cave temple that is dedicated to Dattatreya, an incarnation of Lord Vishnu. You can also find another small temple dedicated to the mother of Dattatreya, Anasuya.

 

Location

Gurushikhar

Where to stay?

  • Mount Abu

Distance Chart

From Distance (in km)
Udaipur 160
Ahmedabad 220
Jodhpur 270
Jaisalmer 440
Jaipur 500

 

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