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About jammu

Jammu, the erstwhile seat of Dogra dynasty, is a place of historical, cultural and traditional heritage. Besides being the epitome of paradisiac beauty, Jammu dubs itself as the ‘City of Temples.' The picturesque view of the Himalayas, expansive lush green meadows, wreathed cloud-cover, sprawling gardens and the glittering streams and lakes, makes it a heaven on the earth. Jammu takes the pride of being the winter capital of the state of Jammu and Kashmir and serves as the common getaway to Kashmir, Vaishno Devi, Patnitop, Amarnath Yatra and many other places. Sharing its borders with the neighboring region of Kashmir and the state of Punjab respectively, Jammu is the perfect amalgamation of various religions like Hinduism, Islam, and Sikhism.\r\n\r\nThe divinity of the city lies in its ancient shrines of Ranbireshwar Temple, Raghunath Temple, Peer Kho Cave Temple and Panchvaktar Temple. Besides its scenic splendors, Jammu appeases its travelers with the delectable variety of traditional cuisines like Patisa, Rajma with rice and Kalari cheese. It is also a place of authentic spices like saffron, cinnamon, cardamom, cloves, etc. Jammu is indeed a shopaholic’s paradise. One can bag a colorful variety of exquisite handicrafts made by the skilled artisans and crafts persons. Pashmina is one amongst the famous craftwork of Jammu. Jammu is a haven of adventure activities as well that attract the adventure junkies from all across the globe. If you are planning to spend your hard-earned vacation in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, stay for a few days in this resplendent city and embrace its magical allure.

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  • Best time to visit jammu March to May is the summer season and this is the best time to visit Jammu, for various pilgrimage sites in th...Read More
  • How to reach jammu Located at a distance of just 8 km from the city, Jammu Airport is the nearest airport to Jammu. It is one of ...Read More
  • Transport In jammu Various city services buses ply through the city of Jammu, along with the Matadors. They generally take longer...Read More
  • People of jammu Jammu is majorly dominated with the Hindu population. According to the census of 2011, the population of Jammu...Read More
  • Languages of jammu Urdu and English are the official languages of the city. Dogri is the common language spoken by the locals of ...Read More
  • History of jammu Jammu is named after the name of the ruler, Jambulochan who founded the city and named it as Jambupur. Later t...Read More
  • Culture of jammu Culture plays an important role in the lives of the people of Jammu. They are the best way to understand the l...Read More
  • Weather of jammu Just like the rest of northern India, Jammu experiences a humid subtropical climate. The temperature variation...Read More
  • Map of jammu Located at an average elevation of 1,073 feet, the city of Jammu is perched at the uneven undulations of Shiva...Read More

Best Places to visit in jammu

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Dera Baba Banda

Dera Baba Banda

Religious

Spend approx 2 hours

The Dera Baba Banda monastery is at a distance of 75 kilometers f...
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Agar Jitoo

Agar Jitoo

Religious

Spend approx 2 hours

Agar Jitoo is the ancient shrine of Baba Jitoo. Located at a dist...
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Akhnoor Fort

Akhnoor Fort

Heritage

Spend approx 2 hours

Located in the little town of Akhnoor which is about 28 kilometer...
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Dogra Art Museum

Dogra Art Museum

Cultural- Sports Center

Spend approx 3 hours

Located in the pink hall of Mubarakh Mandi complex of Jammu, the ...
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Mint Leaf

Mint Leaf

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 600

Mint Leaf restaurant in Jammu has a spacious area for dining and ...
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Falak - The Revolving Restaurant

Falak The Revolving Restaurant

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 800

Falak - The Revolving Restaurant is located in K C Residency Hote...
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Eat Baby

Eat Baby

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 400

Eat Baby is a unique platform that allows you to order food from ...
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Delicacy

Delicacy

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 600

The Delicacy multicuisine restaurant is located in Gandhinagar ar...
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Falak - The Revolving Restaurant

Falak The Revolving Restaurant

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 1000

KC Residency is a top-class hotel located in the heart of Jammu C...
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Legends Pub

Legends Pub

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 500

The Legends Pub is a part of the Imperial Grill Restaurant locate...
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Royal Bar

Royal Bar

Bars

Cost for Two - INR 1000

Are you planning for a relaxing weekend with your gang, but have ...
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Red Chilli Restaurant and Bar

Red Chilli Restaurant and Bar

Bars

Cost for Two - INR 500

An evening meeting point with friends and family to enjoy scrumpt...
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What Makes India An Attractive Destination For Foreigners

What Makes India An Attractive Destination For Foreigners

India has marked its presence on the global tourism map today, attracting many foreigners. Here is what makes it tick.

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Exhilarating Activities To Do In Leh Ladakh For Thrill Seekers

Exhilarating Activities To Do In Leh Ladakh For Thrill Seekers

Ladakh should be on the top of every adventurer’s list for these thrilling activities that the place has to offer.

26 Oct 2018  | 4-minute read
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A Road Trip To Leh Ladakh - The Land Of High Passes

A Road Trip To Leh Ladakh - The Land Of High Passes

If you are planning a road trip to Leh-Ladakh from Delhi, here is a ready itinerary for you. Happy driving!

22 Oct 2018  | 4-minute read
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Holiday Packages In jammu

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Popular Domestic Destinations

  • manali
    manali
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.4,750
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • goa
    goa
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.6,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • kashmir
    kashmir
    4 Nights, 5 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.9,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Places to stay in jammu

  • Fortune Inn Riviera - Member ITC Hotel Group ,Jammu
    Fortune Inn Riviera - Member ITC Hotel Group ,Jammu
    Jammu
    One night from
    Rs.3,250
  • Mango Hotels Jammu
    Mango Hotels Jammu
    Jammu
    One night from
    Rs.2,159
  • Hotel Kedar
    Hotel Kedar
    Jammu
    One night from
    Rs.5,616
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Popular Flights To jammu

    • GWLGwalior
      IXJJammu
    • Spicejet
      SG-3735
    • 08:45 11:00
      Non Stop
    • 02h 15m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.2,910
    • DELDelhi
      IXJJammu
    • Go Air
      G8-185
    • 14:05 15:35
      Non Stop
    • 01h 30m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.5,256
    • LKOLucknow
      IXJJammu
    • Indigo
      6E-576
    • 09:00 11:05
      Non Stop
    • 02h 05m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.7,240
    • IDRIndore
      IXJJammu
    • Air India
      AI-635
    • 09:15 08:40
      1 Stop
    • 23h 25m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.8,252
    • VNSVaranasi
      IXJJammu
    • Indigo
      6E-629
    • 10:25 15:40
      1 Stop
    • 05h 15m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.8,722
    • AMDAhmedabad
      IXJJammu
    • Air India
      AI-18
    • 07:10 08:40
      1 Stop
    • 25h 30m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.8,731
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