Jambu Zoo

Named after Raja Jambu Lochan who is believed to be the founder of Jammu, Jambu Zoo is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts, as it offers a delightful escape into the wonders of nature. Established in 1989, Jambu Zoo spans over 81 acres and is home to a diverse array of flora and fauna. Roam through lush greenery and encounter exotic creatures from around the globe, including majestic lions, graceful deer, playful monkeys, and colourful birds. One of the highlights of the zoo is its conservation efforts, aimed at protecting endangered species and raising awareness about wildlife conservation. Did you know that Jambu Zoo is more than just an animal sanctuary; it is also a centre for education and research? Visitors can learn about various species and their habitats through educational exhibits and interactive experiences. Don't miss out on exploring the zoo's butterfly park, where you can see the enchanting beauty of these delicate creatures up close.

  • Best Time to Visit: October to March (In Summers the place can be explored in the morning or evening).
  • Ideal Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Distance From Airport: The nearest airport is in Jammu which is 15 kms away.
  • Distance From Railway Station: The nearest railway station is in Jammu which is 13 kms away.
  • Distance From Road: It is situated 9.1 kms away from the main town of Jammu.
  • Travel Tips: Wildlife spotting, educational exhibits, picnic and relaxation.
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Vaishno Devi & Patnitop
(4 Nights 5 days)

No: JMU2023-01

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