The peak tourism season is the winter season. The best time to visit Mount Abu is from November to June. The Mount Abu is a wonderful place to visit and the place has a pleasing climate throughout the year. However, it is not a yearlong tourist destination. You ought to choose the right time to visit the place to enjoy almost all attractions and activities of the place. Are you planning to visit Mount Abu? Here is what you need to know about the right time to plan your vacation.
Summer Season (April - June)
Summer starts in April and ends in June. The temperature can go as high as 33 degree C during this season. The summer days are warm and evening will be chill and comfortable. This is the best time for outdoor activities and views. The sky will be clear for enjoying spotless panoramic views. This is also the month for cultural festivals like Gangaur festival and others. Boating is best enjoyed during summer season. However, Rajasthan as a whole is a very hot state and thus, most of the locals and tourists from surrounding seasons flock to the hill station during summer season. Queues and crowds are common during this season.
Monsoon (July - September)
The monsoon season starts in July and ends in September. Although there might not be quite a drop in temperature, the place will be pleasing with frequent rains. The rains might be frequent but, not heavy. The place becomes mushy, cloudy and slippery. This is the right month for romantic vacations and for simple activities. The slippery routes make it impossible to enjoy adventure activities like trekking, hiking, rock climbing, caving and others. Waterfalls will be at prime during this season. Spotting animals or birds in the national park would be very rare.
Winter (October - March)
The winter starts in November and ends in February. The temperature can go as low as 12 degree C. Unlike other hill stations, winter is not extreme in Mount Abu. The place is cool and refreshing. All the adventure activities will be open and accessible during this season. This is also the right time to spot animals and birds in the Mount Abu National Park. If you are planning to visit a viewpoint, make sure to arrange it during noon. The sky might be cloudy and foggy during evening. This is also the honeymoon season in Mount Abu. Also, you can find a lot of religious and cultural festivals during winter season.