If someone is planning or already touring Jammu and kashmir there are a number of beautifull places to be explored. This state has a lot of great sceneries and beautifull valleys and vast culture. One of the best district is Kathua. If we talk about best places of kathua a number of great places are there to be visited. Kathua is the municipal council and the known district of Jammu Kashmir (J&K). People who love peace should visit this city of Sufis. The shrines with beautiful hills of JK could be diverse experience for a tourist. Kathua district has five different tehsils such as Basohli, Billawar, Hiranagar, Kathua and Bani. They are also among the best palaces of kathua.
We have given the list of top 5 best places of kathua that one can visit with their family.
1. Ranjit Sagar Dam (Basohli)
It is special spot in Basohli. Govt of Punjab and Himachal Pardesh are managing this dam and producing electricity for their cities. The township where the site is located is called Shah pur Kandi Township. The Ranjit Sagar Dam, also known as the Thein Dam. It is one of the best places of kathua to visit. It has a great sceneric beauty. It is located upstream of the Madhopur Barrage and a lot of tourist pay a visit here and it is highly recomended.
2. Dream Park (Recreation park)
This park is situated along the Kathua Canal and is well-connected with a 1.5 km long black-topped road, which takes off from the Canal Bridge. They enjoy swimming and cool breeze here with their families . Locals and tourists visits here on a large number . One can enjoy food there since a lot of stalls are present on spot.
3. Jasrota Wildlife Century
The Jasrota Wildlife Sanctuary in Jammu and Kashmir is flanked by the River Ujh and its greatest attraction is the Cheetal or Axis deer. The species that can be traced here are Dalbergia Sissoo, Acacia Catechu A.Arabica and Lannea Grandis. The flora includes shrubs like Carisa spinarum, Lantana camara and Dodonea Visacosa. The best time to visit for those who are more interested in the winged creatures is March to May when many migratory birds flock to this place.It is easily accessible from Jammu, which is the nearest rail and air head.
4. Dhar Mahanpur
Mahanpur is a newly created tehsil in Kathua district in the state of Jammu & kashmir. The distance between Basohli city and Dhar is just 27 Km. Winter rainfall is best thing that makes the mahanpur one of the best places of kathua . The sceneric beauty after the rainfall is just amazing.
The astonishing hill station situated at the good height of 5000 feet is next tourist spot added the list of best places of kathua. The beautiful surrounding and the clam and cute climate are the special thing of Machhedi.Religious people should visit the Billawar for getting blessings of Lord Shiva.
Kathua Weather – All the best places of kathua have a beautifull weather. The whole kathua district and kathua place has descent weather overall. One can even check on kathua accuweather to check even.
Kathua Temple – One can witness a no. of great temples as among the best places of kathua. Mata bala sundri, Jasrota temple, Narsingh mandir, shani mandir, shiv temple etc.
Kathua has recently come into limelight for the kathua case i.e kathua gangrape or kathua asifa case.
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