Planning for getaways around Jammu: Here’s listing best attractions and things to do!

The best thing about being in Jammu is its pleasant and glossy lifestyle. Though the weather remains extreme here, but the places in and around Jammu can get you chilled up in the scorching weekends.

Going out on weekends with family and friends is the best part. People work all days and catch up for a plan every end of the week to go around and find best attractions in Jammu.

Some look for adventure, some for peace and tranquility and others for religious purposes, be it any, this city has it all. Here's listing best places to travel for weekends and major things to do:

1. Patnitop:

About 112 Km away from Jammu, Patnitop offers you endless beauty with lush green environs, panoramic view points and scintillating mornings. A weekend worth to be spend in nature at its picturesque best and widest. Known for its perfect evenings, this place has much to say. An ultimate spot for family and friends to embrace the weather and its beauty.

2. Sanasar:

Approximately 20 km from Patnitop, Sanasar is for adventure enthusiasts' a heavenly paradise that offers various activities such as camping, trekking and rock climbing. Under the sojourn journey, this place is sure to mark a memory for life. Staying here overnight in camps with bon fire is a day made for the rest of the life.

3. Nathatop:

Just 10 km drive from Patnitop; Nathatop offers a serene world of peaceful glory, the place offers exquisite beauty and tranquility for all the visitors here. To go about for a romantic walks and loving talks, this place is best to be in with your loved ones. The roadside food vendors offer variety of delicacies and food stalls to delight your taste buds here.

4. Reasi water Rafting:

About 77 Km from Jammu, Reasi is all set for adventure. Feel the life in the fastest flow at the time of rafting in Chenab waters. Critically for adventure seekers, the place opens wide arms for optimum summer adventure and memory fillers. Two hours rafting, feeling the mighty Chenab with well experienced team will make you come back here again and again in summers.

5. Mansar and Surinsar:

The Mansar and Surinsar lakes are widely known for their religious significance and wide range glory. Surinsar is 20 km and Mansar is about 55 kms from Jammu and you can enjoy the most amazing boating time here with your loved ones or family where you can be all set to beat the heat this summer. Food and other facilities are also available for your comfort

6. Ranjit Sagar Dam:

Approximately 120 km from Jammu, the Ranjit Sagar Dam is part of the hydroelectric project constructed by the government of Punjab. For all the people of Jammu, this place is amongst the amazing tourist attractions because of the natural lake that has formed behind the dam. It's this place from where tourists embark upon spectacular walks in the local area, or take excursions by boats. Plan a day out and get the real exposure to the big hydroelectric project.

7. Siadh Baba:

About 6km from Reasi town, it lies at an elevation of around 466 metres. This is a holy shrine of Lord Shiva on the banks of Chenab River, the temple is so well known amongst spiritual lovers. This beautiful temple has natural water falls from the hills to display scenic beauty to tourists. Visitors enjoy the fall and its glory to the optimum after they worship Shiva, the nature lover. These places are high in attractions and can be visited easily for a weekend or an excursion trip.

Plan your trip soon possible to visit any of these places for heavenly bliss in this scorching weather to get chilled up in cool waters and serene climates. However, we assure that a very pleasant memory awaits you.

 

 

 

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Mahak Mahajan