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Jammu City Guide

 

Looking for a peaceful break? We offer you an amazing tour to Jammu, a tour that will give you a perfect break from your hotchpotch life. Widely known as the city of temples, Jammu is located at the foothills of the great Himalayas. This place is the winter capital of Jammu & Kashmir. A tours to Jammu will take you to a peaceful abode where you can find ultimate serenity. The secluded environment, magnificent landscape, peaceful people are just enough to give you a marvelous vacation.

A tour to Jammu will take you back to a history that is fascinating in its own ways. History has it that long back when King Suryavanshi Jambu Lochan went on a hunt, while crossing Tawi he found a deer and a tiger drinking water from the same tank. On being asked his minister explained that the soil of the place was so virtuous that no living creature bore enmity against another. Thus the land was named Jamboo. Later the name as changed to Jammu. It is believed that Jammu was an integral part of the Harappa Civilization.

Our tour to Jammu is an ultimate trip for all the pilgrims. If you are a religious traveler you are sure to find few of the most amazing religious destinations in this amazing land. Jammu city is believed to be the land of temples. Let the serenity of these temples engulf your senses and let you seek your ultimate salvation. Let the devotion flow out from your heart at these places. Few religious places that will mesmerize you on your Jammu Tour are Shri Mata Vaishno Devi temple, Gauri Kund Temple, Gadhadharji Temple and few more.

Is adventure is what you seek, then its adventure that you get from your tour to Jammu with us. Being a fascinating land enveloped with hills and silent valleys, you will find a lot of alluring places which are just perfect for an adventurous tour. The places that will thrill you are Patnitop, Kishtwar, Krimchi and Sanasar. You can indulge in activities mountaineering, nature walks, trekking and Rafting. Let your adrenal rush and feel the thrill in your blood, book your Jammu Tour and experience a vacation like never before.

If you enjoy reading about the past and love to travel to the places with historical importance, you would love to visit the forts and monuments on your tour to Jammu. Visit the Bahu Fort, which was built more than 3,000 years ago. Situated on the left bank of River Tawi, this is the oldest structure in Jammu. The Fort lies 5 km away from the city centre. Another place that will bewilder you is the Mubarak Mandi Palace. This palace is a visual treat with its architectural grandeur. A visit to this palace will reflect the amazing fusion of Mughal, Rajasthani and European architecture. The most sought after highlight of the palace is the Sheesh Mahal, which is also names as the ‘Palace of Mirrors’ and the Dogra Art Museum, which homes few of the rich collections from Pahari School of miniature paintings. Take a note of these fascinating places and know the history of this tranquil place.

For all the shoppaholics, with your tour to Jammu you can just shop till you drop. On your Jammu tour you will find delightful works of art and crafts. But for yourself or for your loved ones back home, some of the authentic products found only in Jammu. The most famous is the Shahtoosh, Pashmina and other woolen shawls. The fine embroidery, the soothing colours and the sober designs are sure to attract you to the core. Few places where you can spend ample time of shopping without even getting tired are Vir Marg, Raghunath Bazaar and Hari Market.

So do what makes you happy and we help to live your dream. Enjoy each day on your tour to Jammu and take back home wonderful memories that you will cherish all your life.

How to Reach Jammu:

By Air: There are domestic flights connecting Jammu to and from Delhi, Amritsar, Chandigarh, and Srinagar. The nearest airport is the Jammu Airport, 8 km away from the city centre.

By Rail: The most important Railway junction is in Jammu Tawi, 5 km from the city centre. You will find express trains connecting to Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Calcutta and Amritsar.

By Road: Jammu is connected by the smooth, motorable roads of the national highway network to all parts of the country. .






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