Top Things to do in Patnitop

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1. Nathatop

Must visit 4.5 /5

8 km
from city center
1 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

Nathatop is a famous tourist attraction in Jammu which can be reached after a short trek from Patnitop. It has become very famous for its paragliding. One gets an excellent and clear view of the Himalayas from the peak of these hills. It has an altitude of about 2711m.

2. Skiing in Patnitop

Skiing in Patnitop
Must visit 4.5 /5

138 km
from city center
2 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

Winter months in Patnitop are marked by a number of skiing courses and setups coming up in the area. Madha Top (5-6 kms from Patnitop on the Sanasar Road) has good possibilities for all levels of skiing.

3. Paragliding in Patnitop

Paragliding in Patnitop
Must visit 4.0 /5

1 km
from city center
3 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

Patnitop is a hilltop tourist destination offering a paragliding joyride perched at an altitude of 2024 m above the sea level. The ride is conducted at a 2 km landmark, Dawariyai, situated on Patnitop-Sanasar Road, also known as Billoo Di Powri point.

4. Madhatop

3.2 /5

10 km
from city center
4 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

Situated at an altitude of 2,024 m, Madhatop is easily accessible by road and is a 5 km trek away from Patnitop. Surrounded by pristine natural beauty, Madhatop is a great getaway destination for trekkers, honeymooners, winter sport aficionados and pretty much everyone else in between.

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5. Naag Mandir

Naag Mandir
Must visit 3.5 /5

2 km
from city center
5 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

The Nag (Cobra) Temple near Patnitop is more than 600 years old. During the Nag Panchami Festival, it sees hundreds of Shiva devotees, who throng to this temple to pay respects and worship the snake King Cobra.

6. Shiva Ghar

Shiva Ghar
3.2 /5

59 km
from city center
6 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

Lying at an altitude of around 3500m, and a 11km trek from Patnitop, Shiva Ghar makes for an exciting one day trek. Trekking equipments can be hired from the tourist department shops in Jammu.

7. Billoo ki Powri

Billoo ki Powri
3.1 /5

2 km
from city center
7 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

A staircase of 270 steps chiseled out of the mountain, a little away from Patnitop is known by the name of Billoo ki Powri and falls in the town of Dawariyai.

8. Kud Park

Kud Park
3.2 /5

4 km
from city center
8 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

Located in Kud, this park is famous for its beautiful flowers. It is also a favorite picnic spot to plenty who visit Kud. Also Kud, one can get their hands on some 'Patisa', a sweet that Patnitop is known for.

9. City Shopping

City Shopping
3.0 /5

5 km
from city center
9 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

While in Patnitop, don''t miss the 'Patisa' and dry fruits that is known for. One may also chance upon Kashmiri handicrafts and Pashmina Shawls. Also, do try the sweets here.

10. Nature Walks in Patnitop

Nature Walks in Patnitop
3.2 /5

0 km
from city center
10 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

Nature trails can lead to pockets where time stands still and calm prevails. Encounter breathtaking landscapes and indulge in scenic purity on nature walks through the landscapes, hills and valleys here.

11. Sudh Mahadev temple

Sudh Mahadev temple
3.2 /5

7 km
from city center
11 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

Built almost 80 years ago, this temple was built on the spot where a Shiva devotee was accidentally killed by his trishul, while he was trying to protect his consort, Parvati.

12. Nag Panchami Festival

Nag Panchami Festival

12 out of 12
places to visit in Patnitop

The festival of Nag Panchami is an auspicious day that falls on the fifth day of Shravan according to the Hindu Calendar and is celebrated by individuals throughout the country. The festival is held annually at the Nag Mandir to worship the Serpent deity.

FAQs on Patnitop

Can you suggest an itinerary for Patnitop?

Day1: Reach Patnitop by morning. Check into your hotel and relax for a while. Have breakfast and head towards the Naag temple. You may hire a pony to take a trip through the Pine trees and take a camera along for memorable photography. Visit the main market and lunch at famous eateries. Then visit the Sudh Mahadev temple and Gauri Kund, which are situated in close proximity.
Day2:Head off to Nathatop by a taxi or a bus for paragliding and trekking. In the evening, visit the Sanasar lake for a peaceful picnic experience. While returning from Sanasar, visit Billoo ki Powri. The trek experience at Shiv Garh can be avoided.

How can I commute within Patnitop?

Being a small hill station,most of Patnitop can be seen around on foot. Should you be wanting to travel long distances, you can even hire a pony or hail a taxi.
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How much does a package cost for Patnitop?

The packages for Patnitop start at INR 7000 which can be further customized based on number of people, days, hotel category, vehicle type and customizations. You can have a look at all packages here

What are the top sightseeing places in Patnitop?

The top sightseeing places in Patnitop are Nathatop, Paragliding in Patnitop, Skiing in Patnitop, Naag Mandir, Billoo ki Powri, Kud Park.
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