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Address: Jammu City, 180001, India

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This fort is one of the older forts of India. Me with my friends visited this fort last year and it was really a historical experience for us. Our trip to this fort proved to be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Vasai, India
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Vasai, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This fort is one of the older forts of India. Me with my friends visited this fort last year and it was really a historical experience for us. Our trip to this fort proved to be very adventurous and memorable.This fort is located approximately 6kms away form the city center.One of the other visitor told that this fort was built... More 

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We visited this place for Bawey Wali Mata Temple. It is controlled by army so no one can enter in the main fort area. It is on a hill. There is a beautiful aquarium and a garden in the fort premises, where one can enter after paying small fees. It can be easily reached by public transport (mini buses).

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Kolkata, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

If you are a visitor to see the fort, you will be thoroughly disappointed. The way it is structured that you as a visitor have to enter the "Mahamaya Kali Temple" which is located inside the fort and you cannot see anything other than the temple.

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Thank supratikgupta
Jammu City, India
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I visited bahu fort and maa kali temple in febuary with family .It is a holy place of worship maakali mata .She fulfills everbody desires who go there with pure heart.

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Thank tekkar43
Mumbai, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Just outside walls remain at this fort, located on the banks of a river & Bagh-e-Bahu Gardens by its side. But fort is in ruins & nothing to see at all. Just a popular Temple complex within - dedicated to Bawe Wali Maa, very popular among the locals.

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Thank DurgeshRajadhyaksha
Jammu City, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Bahu Fort was built by Raja Bahulochan brother of Raja Jamulocahn. Bahulochan set up city of Bahu on left bank of river Tawi. After the death of Bahulochan his brother Raja Jamulochan founded the city of Jammu on a tablelnad about 200 to 500 feet above river Tawi on the right bank just opposite to Bahu Fort. Bahu Fort has... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

This place has Mata temple (Bawe wali mata) inside which is very good. fort has its own historical importance. Apart from these there is quite a big garden with lots of fountain attraction keeps it crowded every time. you need at-least 3-4 hours to roam around entire garden.

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Thank haren_kgp
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

It is a nice place to visit.Attractions like Bagh-e-Bahu,Musical fountain & Bawe wali mata are best but it seems to be overcrowded.

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Thank sanskar3030
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103 reviews
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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

In the heart of the city. An old fort is there. You can reach here very easily. A huge big green lawn and a beautiful fort is there. Kids enjoy the swings rides etc. A huge aquarium is also there. Good for kids to know about it. Nice place to relax and enjoy with family.

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

It's the most beautiful place to sit and relax in Jammu. It is in the heart of the city. Accessible to everybody. A well built fort, Kali Maa's temple is also there. And a beautiful huge aquarium is also there. Kids can enjoy there.

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