Best Sightseeing Places in Bhaderwah
This fort is a place of pride for the erstwhile kings of Chamba and Bhadarwah. It also
housed various freedom fighters including Pandit Kashyap Bandu, Sant Singh Teg and
later former chief minister Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah. It was built in the year 1733
and converted into a jail in 1919. The latest LED based Light & Sound system is being
installed in the Fort, which is one of its kind in the country.
Gurdanda - Sonbain Glacier:
It is one of the mighty ridge falls on Bhadarwah-Bani-Basohli Road where one gets lost
in the beauty of forests and grasslands. Towards its left lies the Sonbain Glacier that
gives birth to Neeru River where one can feel and play with the snow just walking of five
Other Tourist Attractions in & Around:
Jai Valley (the Eco-Health resort), Telli Garh,
Tourist Reception Centre, Padri, Sarthal- Valley - Chatergalla Pass, Seoj, Chinta Valley,
Bhalessa, Mela Patt etc. So, make sure you pay visit to these beautiful places during
your Bhaderwah tour.
Activities to be Enjoyed in Bhaderwah:
Paragliding, Snow Skiing (during the season), Mountaineering, Trekking & Camping,
Rock Craft, River & White water Rafting, Mountain Biking, Angling etc. are some of the
adventure activities that can be enjoyed when you are here.
Best Time for Holidaying in Bhaderwah
Bhaderwah enjoys cool and pleasant throughout the year. While the winter (October
to March) temperature of Bhaderwah remains between 2°C and 15°C during nights
Temperature reals down to Minus. March to May (Spring) and October to November
(Autumn) are cold with minimum temperature plunging down 0°C to 10°C. However,
the ideal time to visit here is between March and November. It is the best time for
sightseeing and other tourist activities. In fact, during this time this place appears at its
best with captivating landscapes covered with flowers in all colors and snow covered
mountains. So, make your Bhaderwah trip plans accordingly.
Must Buy Things from Bhaderwah
Being a major nature tourist destination, thus, you won't get much of shopping
expedition here. However, you can find day to day items, Kashmiri clothes, souvenirs
and other related items in the local Seri Bazaar. So, enjoy most of your Bhaderwah
vacation by shopping in this amazing city.
Explore Options to Reach Bhaderwah
Before booking Bhaderwah holiday package, you must be aware of the ways how you
can reach to this beautiful city of Gujarat.
Jammu airport is the nearest airport to Bhaderwah. It receives direct flights from
Delhi, Leh, Jaipur and Srinagar operated by airlines such as Air India, GoAir, SpiceJet
and Jet Lite. You can hire direct bus or private taxi from Jammu Airport to Bhaderwah.
The main railhead near to Bhaderwah is Jammu Tawi (206 KM). Jammu
Tawi is connected with almost all major cities in India. Udhampur (120 KM) is another
railhead to Bhaderwah with few trains connecting Delhi, Allahabad and Allahabad.
The city is well connected to Jammu by an all weather road with several
sharp inclines and hairpin bends. The road can be divided into four parts - Jammu
to Udhampur: 64 KM on NH 1A, Batote to Pul Doda: 48.5 KM on NH 1B, Udhampur
to Batote: 55 KM on NH 1A, and Pul Doda to Bhaderwah: 29 km. You cam commute
through regular and deluxe buses, operated by J&K SRTC and Private Tour agencies
that ply from Jammu and Udhampur to Bhaderwah. So, select any of the traveling
modes and enjoy comfortable Bhaderwah travel.