Posaliya is a village in the western Indian state of Rajasthan. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the hill-station of Abu Road at a distance of 101 km south. Travellers en route Pali or Jodhpur from Abu Road can stop by at this place for refreshments. Those with a keen interest in havelis, cuisine as well as Rajasthani culture should visit this place.
Places to Stay
Being near the famous hill station of Mount Abu (115 km east), the area has a lot of hotels and lodges. Some of the good budget hotels which are worth trying out in Mount Abu are Couple Paradise (Tariff – Rs. 800), Udai Garh - The Heritage Retreat (Tariff – Rs. 800), Swagat Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), SRP Inn (Tariff – Rs. 500) and others.
The official language of the area is Hindi. English is also understood in certain places such as hotels.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Dusshera in September-October and Diwali in November and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
The village does not boast of places of tourist attraction. Some of the interesting places in the region include Mount Abu (27 km from Abu Road), Chandrawati (6.5 km from Abu Road) – the town which witnessed many pitched battles between conquering Muslim armies and local rulers, Mungathala village (13 km away from Abu Road) with its famous Saiva temple and Jirawala village with its famous Parsvanatha temple (45km away from Abu Road) built in 1134 AD.
How to Get There
The nearest major airport to the village is the Udaipur Airport at a distance of 173 km.
The Abu Road Railway Station is the nearest railway station at a distance of 101 km
Most buses which ply on this route are state transport buses. Buses to the village are available from Mount Abu as well as Abu Road. Booking bus tickets through Ticketgoose is the easiest mode to buy your tickets.