TOP 15 Places to go in Jammu


we have come with the latest list of top 15 places to go in jammu. Jammu is the beautiful place located in the north of India. It is named after the king jambulochan in 14th century. It has so many wonderful and amazing places to visit. check out our list of top 15 places to go in jammu.

Vaishno Devi temple

vaishno Devi Temple is situated at an altitude of 5,200 feet above sea level and has been a beacon of faith and fulfilment to millions of devotees from all over the world. The yatris have to undertake a trek of narely 12 km from the base camp at katra. It is at first place for top 15 places to go in jammu.

Patnitop

One of the best hill stations in north India. It is at one hour distance from jammu and is on the way from Udampur to Srinagar. It attracts many tourists every year. High times to go in patnitop are summer and winter both. It is one of the best place in our list top 15 places to go in jammu

Baghe Bahu/Bahu Fort

Bahu Fort and Garden lies on the left bank of the Tawi River in the city of jammu and is at a distance of 5 km from the city center. It was built 3000 years ago by Raja Bahulochan. The fort also has beautiful terraced garden, called Bagh-e-Bahu.

Amar Mahal palace

Amar mahal palace is a palace in jammu,which has now been converted into a Museum. It was built in the 19th century for Raja Amar singh,by a French architect on the lines of a french chateau.

Raghunath Temple

Raghunath Temple is situated at the city center. Maharaja Gulab Singh started the foundation but the temple was completed by his son Maharaja Ranbir singh in 1860 AD. The inner walls of the main temple are covered with gold sheet on three sides and many galleries with lakhs of saligrams. So definitely in the list top 15 places to go in jammu.

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Mansar Lake

It is the beautiful lake situated 62 km from jammu and one of the place that is perfect picnic spot. There are some ancient temples on the lake’s shore, which are visited by devotees in large numbers. Mansar is also spot for boating and there is a wild life sanctuary housing wild life like spotted deer, neelgai,etc.

Ranbireshwar Temple

Ranbireshwar Temple is situated on shalimar road in front of jammu-kashmir civil secretariat in jammu city. It was built by Maharaja Ranbir Singh in 1883. The temple is dedicated to Lord shiva and is one of the oldest temples in the city.

Sanasar

It is the very famous tourist place known for its scenic views of mountain. It is named after small local lakes, Sana and Sar located 20 km west of Patnitop. At the altitude of 2,050 metres it is the hub for adventure sport activities like paragliding , Horse riding, camping,etc Highly recommended from the list of top 15 places to go in jammu.

Ranbir canal

Ranbir canal is a beautiful picnic spot about 2 kms from jammu. It was built in 1905, and its distribution system is about 400 km. The colorful gardens on thr bank of the canal, makes it more attractive.

Peer Kho cave Temple

Peer kho cave is located on the bank of river Tawi and it is widely believed that Ramayan character Jamvant medicated in this cave. The temple is now dedicated to Lord Shiva and the shivling inside the temple is revered by the locals and tourists.

Mubarak Mandi Palace

Mubarak mandi palace is located in the heart of the old walled city of jammu and overlooks the Tawi river. It was the royal residence of Maharaja of Jammu and kashmir from the Dogra dynasty till 1925

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Maha Maya Temple

Mahamaya Temple was built about 14 centuries ago and is dedicated to a female freedom fighter, Mahamaya,who sacrificed her life to save the region from the clutches of foreign invaders invaders. This site is situated on the banks of tawi river, where from, tourists can easily sight the Bahu Fort.

Surinsar Lake

It is twin for the Mansar lake and is located at a distance of 42 km from jammu city. It is known for its natural beauty and some mythological importance. Best time to visit this lake is from April to October.

Baba Dhansar

It is the holy place located at 17 km from reasi towards katra in jammu and kashmir state. There is a karua jheel (pond) and the temple of Baba dhansar. Karua jheel is considered sacred where bathing is not permitted.

Chichi Mata Temple

One of the holy place and is located on the national highway near samba area of state. Many devotees attend this place during navratris.

This is all from our list top 15 places to go in jammu. Please tell us which one is your favourite place? which place we missed out? please leave a comment

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