Jammu an active, bustling, busy city is the largest city in the Jammu division situated at the banks of magnificent Tawi River and the winter capital for the state of Jammu and Kashmir. A historical city name that figures in the ancient book of Mahabharata and having evidence of its part in the Harappan Civilization. The Dogra rule built great temples and led an active development prior to Indian independence.
A popular pilgrimage destination for the sacred Vaishno Devi, people flock here from all across the country. The roads from Jammu further leads to Kashmir, Ladakh and other major towns. The weather unlike the other parts of the state is quite warm through the year making your additional jackets for little use. The Serene parts of Kishtwar, Doda, Poonch, Rajouri are least commercialized for tourist activities, Get going and explore the ancient Peer Kho Cave, the sleek Amar Mahal Palace, to the windblown green Bahu Fort, Baghe-e-Bahu garden and the famous Moghul road passing over the Pir Panjal Himalayan range used by Moghul emperors Akbar and Jahangir.