Mount Abu Summer Festival
Venue Mount Abu
How to Reach The nearest airport is Udaipur (185 km) while the nearest railway station is Abu Road (28 km). Mt. Abu is well connected by road with almost all the major cities of the country.
Significance It highlights the traditions, culture and the tribal life of Rajasthan.
Highlights Rajasthan folk music and dance, boat race on the Nakki Lake, Sham-e-Qawwali (a musical extravaganza), etc.
Mount Abu Summer Festival, RajasthanThe Summer Festival is held at the lone hill Station of the Rajasthan, Mount Abu. The festival is organized every year in the month of June. The scenic town of Mt. Abu with its rocky terrain, serene lakes, arresting locations and the pleasant climate constitutes the perfect venue for the Rajasthan Summer Festival. The festival goes on for three-day and showcases the traditions, culture and the tribal life of Rajasthan. Folk and classical music is the high point of the Summer Festival.
Beginning of the Summer Festival of Mount Abu, Rajasthan is marked by the singing of a ballad. Following thereafter, are the folk dancers of Rajasthan, entertaining the spectators with their performance. There are also some sports events organized in the festival like a boat race on the Nakki Lake. Other attractions of the Summer Festival include Sham-e-Qawwali, a musical extravaganza. In this program known qawwals from all over the country perform and delight the audience. The festival reaches its end with a splendid and enthralling display of impressive fireworks.