Tourist Places in Jammu

Places to Visit in Jammu

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Jammu Average Rating - 5.6/7 1 based on 2300 Ratings

Jammu is mostly preferred by travellers from Delhi, Ahmedabad. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Jammu is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Group. The best season or months to visit places in Jammu are February, March, September, October, November, December. There are 27 tourist places in Jammu, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Jammu can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Jammu for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Jammu Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Jammu, browse through photos & pictures, explore Jammu using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Jammu, which are great places to visit, are Bagh-e-Bahu Aquarium, Mahamaya Temple, Nandini Wildlife Sanctuary, Shiv Khori, Mansar Lake. Jammu can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Jammu Tourist Places



Bahu Fort, Jammu
  • Type: Fort
Bahu Fort, Jammu
Rank 1
Ranked 1 of 27
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5.8/ 7 1
24 Ratings & 16 Reviews
Bahu Fort is among the popular sightseeing attractions of the city of Jammu, which was built by Raja Bahulochan over 3,000 years ago. The fort was later restored during the 19th century by the Dogra rulers. Other notable attractions of the fort include Bahu Temple, a shrine... Read More »
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Raghunath Mandir, Jammu
  • Type: Temple
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Raghunath Mandir, Jammu
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 27
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6.1/ 7 1
21 Ratings & 14 Reviews
Raghunath Mandir is a popular religious shrine located in the city of Jammu. The shrine, dedicated to Lord Rama, was commissioned by Maharaja Gulab Singh, founder of the Kingdom of Jammu and Kashmir in 1835. The construction of the temple was completed by his son Maharaja... Read More »
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Shiv Khori, Jammu
Rank 3
Ranked 3 of 27
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6.2/ 7 1
15 Ratings & 7 Reviews
Shiv Khori is one of the important cave shrines of Jammu, which is famous for the natural formation of a shivalinga. The 150 metres long shrine is among the most respected cave shrines of Lord Shiva in Jammu. The major highlight of the shrine is the 4 feet svayambhu... Read More »
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Bagh-e-Bahu, Jammu
  • Type: Temple
  • Entry: Paid
Bagh-e-Bahu, Jammu
Rank 4
Ranked 4 of 27
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5.7/ 7 1
10 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Bagh-e-Bahu is one of the popular sightseeing attractions of Jammu located along the ancient fort of Bahu. The beautiful garden is laid identical to Mughal Garden and is situated on the embankment of Tawi River. The garden is surrounded by acres of woods, which give a... Read More »
"Worth visiting"3 months ago "A good place to visit"Dec 22, 2014
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Bahu Temple, Jammu
  • Type: Temple
Bahu Temple, Jammu
Rank 5
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6.4/ 7 1
8 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Bahu Temple is one of the ancient temples of Jammu, which is situated on a rock face on the left bank of River Tawi. The foundation stone of the temple within Bahu Fort complex is believed to have been laid over 3,000 years ago by Raja Bahulochan. The holy shrine dedicated to... Read More »
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Mansar Lake, Jammu
Rank 6
Ranked 6 of 27
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5.8/ 7 1
3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Mansar Lake is one of the popular attractions of Jammu, which is surrounded by forest covered hills. On the eastern bank of Mansar Lake, there is the Sheshnag Temple housing a figure of a snake with six heads. The water body is associated with a mythological legend, therefore... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
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Mahamaya Temple, Jammu
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 27
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6.8/ 7 1
3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
The Mahamaya Temple is one of the popular sites in the region, which is dedicated to a regional female protagonist. As per historians, Mahamaya fought bravely against foreign invaders and achieved martyrdom around 14 centuries ago. This temple in situated on the banks of River... Read More »
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Nandini Wildlife Sanctuary, Jammu
  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
Nandini Wildlife Sanctuary, Jammu
Rank 8
Ranked 8 of 27
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4.8/ 7 1
3 Ratings & 1 Review
Nandini Wildlife Sanctuary is a popular site among wildlife enthusiasts that houses various species of pheasants. The reserve was established in an area of thick forests along with wildlife and is situated 28 km from Jammu. A popular dwelling of pheasants, the sanctuary... Read More »
"Nice experience"Jun 16, 2014
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  • Type: Aquarium
  • Entry: Paid
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Bagh-e-Bahu Aquarium, Jammu
Rank 9
Ranked 9 of 27
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7/ 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
Bagh-e-Bahu Aquarium, one of the prominent tourist attractions of Jammu, is popular for rich aquatic species. There are 24 aquarium caves, which include 13 small caves housing freshwater fish. Apart from these small caves, large caves have marine water fish, whereas nine... Read More »
"Beautiful to visit"2 weeks ago
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Sanasar, Jammu
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Sanasar, Jammu
Rank 10
Ranked 10 of 27
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6.9/ 7 1
4 Ratings
Sanasar is among the major attractions, which is located at a distance of 19 km from Patnitop. The site at an altitude of 2,079 metres above sea level provides a peaceful environment. The site is also known as mini Gulmarg and is surrounded by huge conifers. It is built... Read More »
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Amar Mahal Museum, Jammu
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Amar Mahal Museum, Jammu
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 27
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6/ 7 1
2 Ratings
Amar Mahal Museum is a popular tourist attraction, which served as the family residence of the Dogra Dynasty. The palace was built by King Raja Amar of the Dogra Dynasty during 1890 using red sand stone. Planned and designed by a French architect, the architectural marvel... Read More »
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  • Type: Monument
Mubarak Mandi Complex, Jammu
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 27
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7/ 7 1
1 Rating
Mubarak Mandi Complex is among the chief sites of historic significance, which was also the royal residence of Dogra rulers during the days of yore. The 150 years old complex features 76 government offices and courts. At the complex, palaces are built as a group of... Read More »
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  • Type: Art Gallery
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Dogra Art Museum, Jammu
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 27
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5.2/ 7 1
3 Ratings
Dogra Art Museum is a famous art repository situated in the Mubarak Mandi Complex. This historic gallery is presently located in the Pink Hall, which houses over 800 rare paintings and articles of historical significance. There are separate galleries, where paintings from... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
Ranbireshwar Temple, Jammu
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 27
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5.2/ 7 1
3 Ratings
Ranbireshwar Temple is one of the popular religious centres of the destination, which was constructed in 1883 by Maharaja Ranbir Singh. The temple dedicated to Lord Shiva comprises two halls decorated with the images of Ganesha and Kartikeya. There are several shivalingas in... Read More »
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  • Type: Palace
Rani Charak Mahal, Jammu
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 27
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6/ 7 1
2 Ratings
Rani Charak Mahal is one of the famous historic testimonies, located on the banks of the River Tawi. A part of the Mubarak Mandi Complex, the ancient monument houses several government offices in its premises. Built of red stone, the mahal was constructed over 150 years ago.... Read More »
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  • Type: Dargah
Dargah Garib Shah, Jammu
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 27
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5.3/ 7 1
2 Ratings
Dargah Garib Shah is one of the holy centres in the region situated at Samba. The ancient shrine is dedicated to the spiritual leader Garib Shah, who preached doctrines of humanity to his disciplines. Dargah Garib Shah draws devotees from different religious backgrounds round... Read More »
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  • Type: Lake
Surinsar Lake, Jammu
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 27
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Average Rating
6.1/ 7 1
4 Ratings
Surinsar Lake is located at a distance of 24 km from Jammu and is linked with Mansar. The beautiful lake is situated in the midst of thick forests with hilly terrains in the backdrop. The lotus flower blossoms are the major attractions of the water body. As per myths,... Read More »
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  • Type: Mosque
Ziarat Baba Buddan Shah, Jammu
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 27
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Ziarat Baba Buddan Shah is among the famous religious centres of the city, which is situated close to the aerodrome at Satwari. The revered site, dedicated to Ziarat Baba Buddan Shah, is popular among devotes and travellers. The shrine is located at a distance of 8 km from... Read More »
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  • Type: Fort
Poonch Fort, Jammu City, Jammu
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 27
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Average Rating
7/ 7 1
2 Ratings
  • Type: Temple
Peer Kho Cave Temple, Jammu
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 27
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Peer Kho Cave Temple is one of the sacred cave temples in the region, which is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The cave temple, also known as Jamwant Cave, is enshrined with the svayambhu shivalinga. The temple is placed in the acacia forest along igneous rocks and is believed... Read More »
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