"Heaven on Earth"

A Town in Jammu & Kashmir, India
1872 meters

Interest Measure for Patnitop

Ideal time to stay:  2 - 4 days

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How is the weather at Patnitop


Height(Altitude) of Patnitop from sea level:  6141 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  33.0859960°N, 75.3350540°E
Ecosystem:  Hill  

Food, Culture and Language at Patnitop

Food Availability:  Indian 
Regional Language:  Hindi
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)

Why travel Patnitop?

Patnitop or Patni Top is a hilltop tourist location in Udhampur district in Jammu and Kashmir state of India on National Highway 1A 112 km from Jammu on the way from Udhampur to Srinagar. Situated on a plateau in the Shiwalik belt of the Himalayas, Patnitop sits at an altitude of 2,024 m (6,640 ft). The river Chenab flows in close proximity to this location. India's longest road tunnel, the 9.2 km (6 mi) long Chenani-Nashri Tunnel
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4 Places to visit and Things to do in Patnitop

Paragliding, Nathatop at Patnitop

Paragliding, Nathatop

Nathatop has become very famous for the Paragliding options available here. The rides are conducted at Dawariyai, 2 km landmark, on the Patnitop-Sanasar road. Nathatop offers amazing views of western Himalayas. High Flying from Natha Top Take off is from Natha Top and landing at Kud. The flight can be from 15 mins to an hour depending on the wind conditions.
Expenses - ₹1200
Time needed - 0.5 hours
Skiing, Patnitop at Patnitop

Skiing, Patnitop

If you want to check your skiing skills then there is lots of baby slopes and some experienced one at Patnitop. Skiing is usually possible in only between the first week of January and the second week of February. If you are a skilled person and want skiing in the rest of the month till middle march then you can choose the Madhatop which is 5 kilometers far from the Patnitop and has 500 meters slope. There is one more place where snowy weather is sustain till mid-April named as Nathatop which is located just 4 kilometers down in the same road.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 4 hours
Nathatop at Patnitop


Nathatop, 11 km from Patnitop, en route to Sanasar, it offers scenic views of the surrounding Shivalik range and the Brahma massif of the Kishtwar Himalayas. It is also popular site for paragliding.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 2 hours
Naag Temple, Patnitop at Patnitop

Naag Temple, Patnitop

When you go to Nag Mandir you can see and feel the unmatched peace there. It can give you time to talk with yourself. It's not crowded and it has special story behind it. In the way you can see some of the best craftwork and art of Kashmiri pashmina shawls.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 1 hours

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Content of this page was last updated at Oct 21, 2016