udhampur Travel Guide

Welcome to Udhampur

Introduction 
Udhampur is a district of one of the states of India called Jammu and Kashmir. This city was named after Raja Udham Singh. It is the second-largest city of the Jammu region and the fourth-largest city in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. The major languages spoken in the district are Dogri, Hindi, Urdu, and Gojri. The major tourist attractions in Udhampur city include Gole Market, Devika Ghats, Jakhani Park, Ramnagar chowk (Pandav mandir and Kachalu), Salain Talab, and the Main Bazar. Few famous the historical places and monuments in Udhampur are the Babore Temples, Kiramchi (Krimchi) Temples, Sheesh Mahal of Ramnagar, Ramnagar Fort, Shankari devtaa mandir in pancheri, shrines of Chountra Devi and Pingla Devi. Tourist spots include Patnitop, Sanasar, and Latti.

Culture 
The district is culturally an integrated part of Jammu region and all religious fairs of all the religions are celebrated with great enthusiasm. The festivals celebrated are Lohri, Maha Shivratri, Id-ul-Fitr, Holi, Ramnavmi, Baisakhi, Basant Panchami, Martyr's day of Guru Arjun Dev Ji, Raksha Bandhan, Janam Ashtami, Mahanavami, Dussehra, Diwali, id-ul-zuha, Guru Ravi Dass Jayanti, Gandhi Jayanti, Guru Govind Singh's birthday, Chacha Nehru's birthday. Instead of all this the Independence Day and Republic Day are also celebrated with great enthusiasm.

Area 51 km²
Population555357
LanguageDogri,Pahari
Pin Code182101

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