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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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Must Know Facts

  • 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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Vaishno Devi

Vaishno Devi

Religious

Spend approx 4 hours

The holy shrine of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi also known as Trikuta, ...
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Surinsar Lake

Surinsar Lake

Water Bodies

Spend approx 2 hours

The Surinsar Lake is located at a distance of 45 kilometers from ...
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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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Mantalai Temple

Mantalai Temple

Religious

Spend approx 2 hours

Mantalai Temple is an ancient Lord Shiva temple in Udampur near t...
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Aroma Multi Cusine Family Restaurant

Aroma Multi Cusine Family Restaurant

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 700

Aroma Multi Cuisine Family Restaurant is a famous landmark in the...
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K C 360

K C 360

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 800

KC 360 is one of the most popular bakeries in Jammu city. It is l...
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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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Zaika Restaurant

Zaika Restaurant

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 600

Zaika Restaurant is located in Trikuta Nagar Sector 3, Sector 3 a...
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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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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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Nagin Bar

Nagin Bar

Bars

Cost for Two - INR 1000

If you are in Jammu and looking for a place to relax and gulp dow...
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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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Things to Do in jammu

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Holiday Packages In jammu

  • jammu
    Scenic Kashmir with Vaishno Devi & Shikara Ride - Standard
    5 Nights, 6 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.16,588
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • jammu
    Serene Kashmir & Vaishno Devi (Standard)
    6 Nights, 7 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.19,425
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • jammu
    Scenic Kashmir with Vaishno Devi & Shikara Ride - Deluxe
    5 Nights, 6 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.20,963
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Holiday Themes In jammu

  • jammu
    Family Holidays
    5 Nights, 6 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.16,588
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • jammu
    Sightseeing Holidays
    6 Nights, 7 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.19,425
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Popular Domestic Destinations

  • goa
    goa
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.3,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • kashmir
    kashmir
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.5,900
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • ooty
    ooty
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.4,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Places to stay in jammu

  • Viraj Sarovar Portico Jammu
    Viraj Sarovar Portico Jammu
    Jammu
    One night from
    Rs.2,799
  • Zone By The Park Jammu
    Zone By The Park Jammu
    Jammu
    One night from
    Rs.4,018
  • Hotel Green View
    Hotel Green View
    Jammu
    One night from
    Rs.3,271
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Popular Flights To jammu

    • ATQAmritsar
      IXJJammu
    • Air India
      AI-480
    • 22:45 09:25
      1 Stop
    • 10h 40m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.4,711
    • STVSurat
      IXJJammu
    • Spicejet
      SG-128
    • 20:25 09:35
      1 Stop
    • 13h 10m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.5,804
    • IXDAllahabad
      IXJJammu
    • Indigo
      6E-7933
    • 11:30 09:00
      2 Stop
    • 21h 30m
      2 Stop
    • Rs.6,145
    • IDRIndore
      IXJJammu
    • Indigo
      6E-2069
    • 06:55 09:00
      1 Stop
    • 26h 05m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.6,163
    • BHOBhopal
      IXJJammu
    • Indigo
      6E-2294
    • 20:25 09:00
      1 Stop
    • 12h 35m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.6,835
    • DELDelhi
      IXJJammu
    • Spicejet
      SG-967
    • 13:00 14:25
      Non Stop
    • 01h 25m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.6,948
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