Bahu Fort

Bahu fort is located in the Jammu and Kashmir state in India. The exact location o f the fort is at the left bank of the Tawi River and 5 kms away from the Jammu city. The Bahu fort is one of the best forts in the Jammu and Kashmir. The history of this fort is that the fort was built by Bahulochan King around 3000 years ago. This fort is one of the oldest forts from Jammu And Kashmir State.

Points of Attraction

There are many things which attract local as well as outside peoples. The fort famous for the garden which is within the fort. The name of the garden is Bagh-e-Bahu. The fort has one big and sufficient for stay temple. The local called this temple as Bawey Wali Mata temple. The temple dedicated to the Goddess Kali. Beside that the fort has waterfall, beautiful flowers, and big trees. There are number of big trees and this spot is good sit and relax. From the top of the fort one can enjoy the sunset and the beauty of Tawi River.

Aquarium Bagh- e-Bahu: The subcontinent’s largest underground aquarium in Jammu’s Bagh-I-Bahu area is drawing a large number of tourists ever since it was opened to the public.

Aquarium Bagh- e-Bahu

The subcontinent’s largest underground aquarium in Jammu’s Bagh-I-Bahu area is drawing a large number of tourists ever since it was opened to the public. Besides students, the aquarium has become a centre of attraction for tourists, giving them an opportunity to revel in the exotic aquatic world. The aquarium has attracted large number of tourists visiting the State. The aquarium-cum-awareness centre comprises of 24 aquarium caves including 13 small caves for holding freshwater fishes, two large caves for holding marine water fishes and nine medium sized aquariums for holding marine and fresh water fishes. It has state-of-the-art equipment, a public gallery, museum, laboratory and a multimedia conference hall. The entrance is designed in the shape of the mouth of a fish and the exit in the shape of a fish tail. The aquarium houses a museum where 400 varieties of freshwater and marine fish are on display.

Way to reach there

This Bahu fort is well connected by Jammu city. There are number of buses and Auto rickshaws are available to go there. As this fort is at 5 kms away from the Jammu city you can reach there in nominal fare.