jammu city of temple in J&

Jammu is the largest city in the Jammu division of Jammu & Kashmir situated on the banks of River Tawi connects to the rest of the states in India. Jammu city attracts tourists from all over the country to explore beautiful places near Jammu city. Jammu city is also the winter capital of Jammu & Kashmir.

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

History Of Jammu City:- Jammu city is founded by Raja Jambulochan ruler who named it Jambupur which later changed to Jammu City in 14 century BC (Before Christ.  Jammu city is spread around the River Tawi which divides Jammu into two parts north region which is an older part of the city and south region which is recently developed also there 5 bridges that connects both northern and southern part of the City.

Jammu City of temples in Jammu & Kashmir:

The Weather of Jammu City:

Summer: The temperature of Jammu City is the same as other cities in the northern region which is very hot normally June is the hottest month in Jammu City in which temperature crosses 40*. Summer is the best time to Visit Jammu City because there are many other tourist locations in Jammu which you all can explore like Bahu Fort, Raghunath Bazar, Mubarak Mandi, Ranbireshwar Temple, etc.

Monsoon:  The monsoons in Jammu City lash the city with heavy thunderstorms and this season take place in the months of July to September. The temperature at this month drops to 35*. Tourist who travels Jammu in this month must carry their waterproof jackets, raincoat.

Winter: In winter season the temperature of Jammu City drops to 5 °C during this season fog and rain takes place and this season takes place in the months of October till February. tourist who visits Jammu city in winters carries their own materials like Jackets, sweaters, etc.

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

Transport Facility to reach Jammu City -: To reach Jammu City tourist have various means of transport which is Railways, National highway, Airport, etc.

Railways : Jammu city has a railway station name as  Jammu Tawi, that is connected with major cities of India. Jammu Tawi station was opened in October 1972 and is an origination point for Express trains, and also you would like to know that the commencement of the Kashmir Railway, all trains to the Kashmir Valley will pass through Jammu Tawi. Also the Jammu Tawi section has been doubled and electrified so that trains reach their destination on time.

Road Transport: By traveling to reach your destination tourists can reach here by the means of road transport like car, taxi, bus, etc. because Jammu city is connected through National Highway 1A, which connects Jammu to all over India. Also, National Highway 1B connects Jammu with Poonch town. Jammu is just 80 kilometers from Kathua town, while it is from Udhampur city is 68 kilometers and the most popular place in Jammu is Katra which is just 49 kilometers away.

Air Transport: is another facility that how you can reach Jammu which is in the middle of Jammu. Jammu Airport is operating daily with 30 flights arrive and depart which is Goair, Air India, Spice Jet, and Indigo. At Jammu Airport there are direct flights to Srinagar, Delhi, Amritsar, Chandigarh, Ladakh, Mumbai and Bengaluru.

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

Tourism of Jammu city:

Jammu city is known for many famous tourist destinations that attract tourists from all over the country. In fact, Jammu city is the gateway to popular holy destination Sri Mata Vaishnodevi at Katra and also tourists planning to go to Kashmir valley by road for them also Jammu is the point from where you can reach Kashmir valley easily through taxi, buses because Jammu Railway Station is the second last terminal in North India.

In Jammu city, you will see many beautiful and historical places like   Bahu Fort, Mubarak Mandi, Purani Mandi,  Amar Mahal,  Raghunath Temple, Ranbireshwar Temple, Mansar lake Surinsar lake, and a number of shopping places in the local market of the city.

Amazing Night view of Jammu city

1.Bahu fort : Bahu Fort is one of the popular tourist places in the city and is also a religious place it is situated just 5km from Jammu City on the bank of River Tawi. this fort is constructed by Raja Jambulochan over a years ago. In Bahu Fort, there is a temple of Goddess kali which is popular in the city and many tourist visits and it is also said that tourist visits to Jammu City should visit this temple which is known as “Bave Wali Mata“. During Navratras and Tuesdays, you will see very big crowd visiting Bawe Temple to seek blessings from Goddess Kali. Nowadays this place considered to be a picnic spot with having a terrace garden,

5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

2.Bagh-E-Bhau: Bagh-E-Bhau is another place which is opposite to the Bahu Fort which is the best place to spend time with your families which is also located on the banks of River Tawi. There are the number of fountains at this place and at this place here is Fish Aquarium which is good for youths and families also had a small cafeteria on the side of the garden.

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

3.Har ki Pauri Temple: This temple is also situated on the banks of River Tawi and distance is 4km from Jammu City. This temple is prior to Bagh-E-Bhau and Bahu Fort which diverts into the different roads to reach Har ki Pauri temple. This is temple is divided into three sections,

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

The first section of the temple has a magnificent idol of Ganeshji on the temple roof which is visible even from a long distance outside the temple also in this section there is a shrine of Chamunda Devi, and at the opposite side of this section shrines of Surya (Sun God),   Santoshi, Saraswati-Lakshmi-Ganesh.

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

The second section of this temple is the idol of Hanuman Ji which is also visible from the outside of the temple and also in this section of the temple, you will see shrines of Vaishno Devi, Bhadra Kali, Ganga, and Tawi.

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

The third section of this temple is named Char Dham. This section of the temple has an idol of Vasudeva and in this section, you will also see the shrines of Mansa Devi & Ganesha,  Tirupati Balaji, Badrinarayan along with Nar-Narayan,  Lakshmi, Kedarnath linga along with Parvati, Radha-Krishna,  a big Shiv Linga idol named Pasupathinath, Shiv-Parvati-Ganesh.

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

4.Raghunath Temple: This temple is situated right in the heart of the City and is also one of the main attraction for the tourist to visit Jammu. The interior of this temple are covered with gold sheet on three sides and surrounding Temples are dedicated to various Gods and Goddesses connected with the epic Ramayana and also this temple consists of seven shrines and is one the largest temple complex in northern India. Along with this, there is Raghunath Bazar from where you can purchase local handicrafts like Kashmiri shawl and dry fruit etc.

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

5. Akhnoor: Is another tourist Place attracting tourist just 28km from Jammu. This place is located on the banks of River Chenab. Akhnoor is also having a certain of tourist places which you should visit like Sumah Devta: A Classical Dogra Shrine, Jia Pota Ghat, Akhnoor, and Indus Valley Civilization, The historical sites of Ambaran – Akhnoor, Akhnoor fort.

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know
 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know
 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know
 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

Accommodation facility in Jammu City :

Accommodation facility available for tourist in Jammu city having a number of excellent quality hotels and lodge which provides excellent service to tourist like Hotel Asia, Hotel Kc Residency, Hotel Fortune INN Rivera (ITC GROUP), Hotel Vardhaan, Hotel Park Inn, Kings Lodge, Hotel TRG,  Hotel Hari Niwas Palace, Satyam Lodge, Ramada, Radisson Blu, etc..

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

.

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know
 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know
 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

Famous Restaurant and Fast Food Joints in Jammu city

Jammu city also has many restaurants which provide quality to every customer some of the best restaurants are Aroma Multi-Cuisine Restaurant, Moti Mehal, Mc Donalds, Pizza Hut, Dominos, Pahalwan Di Hatti, Spice Food Court, Khana khazana, Nox cafe.

 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know
 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know
 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know
 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know
 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know
 5 popular places in Jammu city that you must know

In the end, I hope you like my blog

Written by 

Hello everyone, I am Rahat Arora, I like to explore and capture good travel memories. Being travel lover I am also (travel blogger) through which I share my experience about places with the combination of exploring the place, culture and cuisines. So, I hope you all like my travel experience.