Bagh-e-Bahu Aquarium, a recent addition to the Bagh-e-Bahu Garden that surrounds the Bahu Fort, at over 220 metres in length, has been titled as the largest underground aquarium in the country.
It has been titled as the largest underground aquarium in the country. The fish shaped aquarium has 24 aquarium caves that further incorporate 13 small caves containing fresh-water fish apart from those with marine-water fish. The aquarium is home to 400 different species of fish. Apart from looking at the fish, tourists can also explore the museum, the multimedia centre, the public gallery, and the laboratory promoting aquatic awareness, that have been established at this site.
How to Reach Bagh-e-Bahu Aquarium Bagh-e-Bahu Aquarium is located on the bank of Tawi River near the famous Bahu Fort. It is 4 kms away from the Jammu Tawi Railway Station and 9 kms. away from the Jammu Airport. Jammu is the largest rail-head of this part of India and connected by all the major cities on Indian Railway Network. Jammu Airport is connected primarily to Delhi and other Indian cities like Mumbai, Jaipur, Sri Nagar by the major airlines like Air India and Jet Lite as well as the other low cost airlines. Availability of cheap flight tickets make air travel a popular choice among the travelers, who want to travel on budget and have the shortage of time. After reaching Jammu, there are two way to visit this Aquarium : Either, Book an auto-rickshaw or cab outside the Railway Station or Airport, directly to Bagh-e-Bahu Aquarium . Alternatively, Book a single day Jammu City Tour with any auto-rickshaw or taxi. It will also take you to all other interesting places of Jammu in a day.