Winter Festival 2011 begins in Mount Abu

Three days long Winter Festival 2011 begins today(29 December) at Mount Abu. Winter festival is held every year during the last week of December. The festival celebrates the warmth and cheerfulness of the people of this quaint hill station,who welcome the tourist from the depth of their hearts.
This three-day colourful festival is organised by the Rajasthan Tourism and Municipal Board of Mt. Abu.The festival begins with a ceremonial procession, which starts from the RTDCHotel Shikhar. The procession gathers at the Nakki Lake Chowk followed by folk performances of Rajasthan, Gujarat, Punjab and Haryana's folk. Winter festival 2011 is held from 29 December to 31st December 2011 at Mount abu of Rajasthan. 
General Information:
Population : 30,000
Area : 25 Sq. Km.
Altitude : 1220 Meters.
Temperature : Winters 23.3 °C to -2 °C
Languages : Hindi, English, Gujarati, Rajasthani.