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Jammu & Kashmir Tourism

 
 
This naturally magnificent place is located in the northern part of India, mostly in the Himalaya Mountain region. Jammu and Kashmir has had tremendous praises about the astounding natural appeal which it possesses. Tourism in Jammu and Kashmir has attracted huge number of tourists because of this unique feature.

Apart from the fantabulous natural surroundings the place is also renowned for the various places of religious importance. Jammu and Kashmir tourism has holy shrines of Vaishno Devi and Amarnath, which are one of the most critical reasons for attracting huge number of followers. Kashmir tourism is mainly around the Kashmir Valley. The Shikara, which is traditional small wooden boat, is a tremendous craze among the travellers. Tourism Kashmir has the famous dance form of Dhumbal, which is also very popular.

Jammu hotels are also very popular because of the intriguing blend they possess of the mountainous peak visibility, picturesque nature and the extremely pleasant weather. Jammu's Dogra Culture has similar associations to that of Punjab. This again signifies the extent of diversity which prevails in India. Jammu and Kashmir has undergone some unfortunate incidents but it still continues to be a popular destination spot among the tourists and the religious followers.
 
 

Jammu & Kashmir Tourist Map


 
Facts About Jammu & Kashmir
Area 222,236 km2
State Jammu & Kashmir
Languages Urdu, Kashmiri, Dogri
Best Time to Visit Kashmir - April to October, Jammu - October to March, Ladakh - May to October
Nearest Railway Station Jammu Tawi Railway Station
Nearest Airport Srinagar, Jammu, and Ladakh
Famous Gulmarg,Sonamarg,Raghunath Temple,Bahu Fort,Mubarak Mandi Palace,Sri Amarnath Ji,Mata Vaishno Devi
STD Code 91-191
 

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