Travel can be beautifully transformative when done right. When you embark on journeys with an open mind, you return a slightly changed person, craving for another holiday. Most travelers who have returned from Jammu and Kashmir know exactly what this means. Utterly transfixed by the incredible experiences that they witness with the ethereal beauty of the region and the kindness and warmth of its people, all they want is to go back.
Travelers unanimously agree on one thing– you absolutely must visit these places! The greater and lesser Himalayas provide the perfect backdrop. Meandering rivers and lakes are the ultimate guides. Jammu and Kashmir is divided into three regions: Jammu, Kashmir, and Ladakh. Jammu specifically, is known for its beauty and the sacred Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine that pilgrims flock to each year. Jammu is also a buzzing cultural center with numerous fairs, festivals, and food! Various forts and palaces pay tribute to a glorious history. It is a vibrant city steeped in history and untold stories, waiting to be unraveled.
If the city starts to overwhelm you, an escape to Udhampur is highly recommended. A perfect weekend getaway from Jammu, Udhampur is far enough to avoid the crowds and still quite accessible at 65 km away from the city. Adrenaline junkies can try numerous adventure sports in Udhampur: trekking, aquatic sports, rock climbing, hot air ballooning. Skiing and sledding at Patnitop are hands down the best activities for thrill-seekers! Nature lovers can go bird-watching and explore walking trails through alpine forests and lakes. Beautiful temples in Udhampur like the Krimchi Temples, the ISKON or the Sri Sri Gaur Radha Krishna Temple are worth visiting. The Ramnagar Fort, 40 km away is also a beautiful sight. The Best time to visit Jammu is between September to early March, summers can be quite hot with temperatures soaring high. Jammu is easily accessible via road, air, and rail for tourists planning to travel.
The Experience Of Oyo Hotels In Udhampur
OYO residences offer affordable, comfortable, and convenient stay options with all major facilities like free Wi-Fi, AC rooms, running cold and hot water, 24-hour room service, complimentary breakfasts, and in-house restaurants. To make your travel memorable and personalized you can also seek help from OYO captain for recommendations of restaurants, sight-seeing, and local activities.
Tariff for OYO hotels in Udhampur ranges between INR 450 per night to INR 1,250 per night without compromising on convenience, comfort, and hygiene. You can book OYO for your next trip with a few clicks using OYO mobile app and also get exclusive app-only offers and deals.