Under Himalayan Circuit for Swadesh Darshan, the Tourism Dept has taken new initiatives for the development of Jammu as an exclusive tourist destination. The total sanctioned cost of the projects is Rs. 27.22 Crore.
Bagh-e-Bahu to get more ambient
Under the new initiative, Bagh-e-Bahu will have a Musical Water fountain with ambient lights and sounds. Also, a laser system will be built with water-screens and fountains. A glass viewing gallery, audio acoustic and solar illumination has been sanctioned by the dept.
Construction of Amusement Park
A construction of Amusement Park near Sidhra Golf Course with facilities such as restaurant and food court, river protection work, cabling and illumination and associated infrastructure will be undertaken.
Katra – to have world class amenities
Katra, which witnesses a tourists in lakhs every year will be developed to have world class amenities with components like eco log huts with local handicraft promotion outlets, creation of green belt parks, smart lighting and illumination.
Development of Border Tourism
The development of border of Suchetgarh has been sanctioned having components like restoration of pre-independance railway platform in frontier them cum museum, construction of a multi-purpose hall, pathways landscaping and a parking lot.