Gharana Wetland

Discover the enthralling Gharana Wetlands in Jammu, where the splendour of nature is unmatched. This tranquil sanctuary, whose 200 acres of wetland is situated in Jammu, is tucked away amid verdant surroundings and is a heaven for both nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts. Rich in cultural significance and rich in history, the Gharana Wetlands are an essential winter habitat for migratory birds. In order to see uncommon bird species like bar-headed geese, northern pintails, and common teals, birdwatchers swarm to this location. However, it goes beyond the birds. A wide variety of flora and fauna, such as aquatic plants, amphibians, and reptiles, can be found in the wetlands. Admire this natural haven's splendour while taking a leisurely stroll along the serene paths. The Gharana Wetlands provide historical enthusiasts with an insight into the past of the area. These wetlands, which were formerly a part of the Indus River's ancient riverine system, have seen centuries of human civilization; artefacts from the Indus Valley Civilization have been discovered here. Along with these recreational opportunities, visitors can go boating, take nature walks, and take pictures, which makes it the ideal place to spend a day with loved ones.

  • Best Time to Visit: December to April
  • Ideal Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Distance From Airport: The nearest airport is in Jammu which is 23 kms away.
  • Distance From Railway Station: The nearest railway station is in Jammu which is 29 kms away.
  • Distance From Road: It is situated 28 kms away from the main town of Jammu.
  • Travel Tips: Birdwatching, nature walks, boating and photography.
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Vaishno Devi & Patnitop
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No: JMU2023-01

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