Jammu is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Jammu one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Jammu is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Jammu or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Jammu. Explore the historical monuments of Jammu with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Jammu guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Jammu page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Jammu landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Jammu.
#1 of 7 Historical Places in Jammu | Added 63330 times in trip plans
Charar-e-sharief, Budgam district, off Yusmarg road, J&K, India
A shrine that is revered by Hindu and Muslims, Charar-e-sharief is the town of the mystical saint Sheikh Nooruddin. Painted by various dramatic colours of suffering and miracles, the Sheikh wanted this town to be a model that lived on moral values. It is must that you visit Charar-e-sharief to experience the composite culture of Jammu and Kashmir.
#2 of 7 Historical Places in Jammu | Added 19501 times in trip plans
Bagh-e-Bahu, opposite Mubarak Mandi complex, Jammu city, J&K, India.
06:00 am - 08:00 pm
Bahu fort is a quiet place if you want to spend some time away, in the nature. Beautiful gardens coupled with a remarkable 3000 years old fort are definitely worth visiting, aren’t they?
The fort is said to be built by Raja Bahulochan and was retouched by Dogra rulers in the 19th century. The fort is also visited by religious people in the ci...
#3 of 7 Historical Places in Jammu | Added 55762 times in trip plans
Hari Parbat fort, Dal lake, Srinagar- 190003
09:30 am - 05:30 pm
Hari Parbat is a historically very significant monument situated on the banks of Dal Lake in Srinagar. The presence of a Temple, A Gurudwara and a Mosque make this beautiful fort a unique destination.
Mughal emperor Akbar dreamt of a new capital Nager Nagor inside the fort on this site. Although his project remained incomplete, a fort was later bui...
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Martand Sun temple, Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir
The interesting remains of the 8th century Martand sun temple showcase what is left of the finest works of King Lalithyaditya. Even after its glory has faded, the sun temple remains a widely visited site for its magnificent architectural work.
The sun temple was constructed by King Lalitaditya Muktapida of the Karkota dynasty in 8th century AD. It ...
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The Old Walled City, Jammu City, Jammu and Kashmir, India
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The oldest building in Jammu, Mubarak Mandi Palace is a magnificent building that served as the Palace of the Dogra rulers. This strong, sturdy building which has seen a lot of fires and earthquakes still remains mostly intact and doesn’t let go of its old charm.
Built in the Rajasthani, European baroque and Mughal styles of architecture the ...
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Raghunath Bazaar, Near Raghunath temple, Jammu city, J&K, India.
10:00 am - 09:00 pm
Raghunath bazaar, the main tourist market in Jammu is named after the famous Raghunath temple that sits on the same road. Offering an array of Kashmiri authentic handicrafts, the mouth watering dry fruits of the region and the Kashmiri silk, Raghunath Bazaar is the ultimate shopping destination in the city.
Another attraction that compels tourists ...
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Shalamar, Resham Ghar Colony, Majhin, Jammu and Kashmir 180001
Famous for delicious Barfis and dry fruits, one cannot return home from Jammu without buying sweets from the Hari that is bustling with sweet lovers. The market is named after the last ruler of Jammu and Kashmir, Maharaja Hari Singh.
Maharaja Hari Singh was a leader that cared for the city and was instrumental in merging Jammu and Kashmir in the In...