Winter Festival 2012 from 29th December at Mount Abu

Winter Festival 2012: The 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 hospitality of the people, their colourful culture and exotic location make this festival a never-to-be-forgotten experience. The festival begins with a ceremonial procession, which starts from the RTDC Hotel Shikhar. The procession gathers at the Nakki Lake Chowk followed by folk performances of Rajasthan, Gujarat, Punjab and Haryana's folk artistes. The grand finale of the festival is made brighter by a display of dazzling fireworks on three days.
GENERAL INFORMATION
Population : 30,000
Area : 25 Sq. Km.
Altitude : 1220 Meters.
Temperature : Summer 33.3 °C to 23.3 °C
Winters 23.3 °C to -2 °C
Rainfall : 153 to 177 mm.
Languages : Hindi, English, Gujarati, Rajasthani.