Udhampur is a district located in the Indian union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. It is situated in the southern part of the Kashmir Valley and is known for its scenic beauty and historical importance. The district is named after Raja Udham Singh, the founder of the city.

Udhampur is a hub of cultural and historical significance, with several ancient temples and monuments present in the area. The district is home to several pilgrimage sites such as the Krimchi Temple Complex, which dates back to the 8th century and is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The district is also known for its natural beauty, with lush green forests, rolling hills, and the Tawi river flowing through the region.