Patni Top is a beautiful tourist destination located on a hill in Jammu,Which belongs to the Jammu Union Territory.There are many tourist places here.However, 60 to 70 percent of the visitors are vaishno devi passengers,after Vaishno Devi trekking we think about where we are going to travel.
This is the place where you can get around and experience new things all the time,Here you can enjoy a variety of tourist activities, many visitors are mostly come in the morning and return in the evening,But I’ll suggest you stay here for at least a day or two,So let’s get to know PatniTop.
1. ECO PARK,
3.SKY VIEW POINT
5.NAG MANDIR OR COBRA TEMPLE
2.WHAT ARE THE BEST TOURIST ACTIVITY YOU CAN DO IN PATNITOP?
3. tube ride and zipline.
4. horse riding
BEST TIME TO VISIT:
The best time to visit Patnitop is during the summer and in winter the roads are closed for heavy snow.You can come here in winter and summer, as your wish.there will be no problem,If you love to see snowfall then I would recommend you come in winter,But if you are a nature lover, I tell you to come in the summer. In the summer, all the roads are open. You can visit well.Let’s take a look at some of the most important sights & tourist places in Patnitop.
The ecopark is located within a walking distance of about 500 meters next to where you will be staying.All the tourists come here first,This is a great place for you in the winter when other tourist attractions are closed for heavy snowfall.
There are so many types of adventure activities here like snow sledging,With 300 rupees you can rent a sledge board,There are many food shops and coffee shops where you can eat Maggie and many more,
This place is inaccessible in winter because of heavy snowfall The road was frozen and the road was closed.The roads here are closed in these three months from December,January and February.It is Located about 14 km from Patni Top, you can hire a taxi and it will take half an hour to get there.
In summer you can explore the places well,You have to walk for a while to reach the top view point.Then you will reach the highest point here,from where you can see a very beautiful view of the Himalayas Mountain range,There are many types of tourist adventure activities that you will love.
This place little away from Patnitap,To get there you have to trek five kilometers,Here you have to face the same problem as more snow closes these roads,So it is better to come here in summer,There is not much activity here in winter Here you can do many more tourist activities including paragliding.
This is a very beautiful park at Patni Top,If you are bringing kids, be sure to come here. There are various swings for them.This park looks very beautiful in summer and there is a lot of crowd here,And winters the whole park is covered in snow to have lots of snowfall here,Nearby you do horse riding for horse riding.
you have to spend 500 rupees they will take you 5 to 6 places to travel well,
5)SKY VIEW POINT:
Another beautiful place in Patnitop is Sky View Point,If you want to enjoy the biggest ropeway in India then you are definitely come here The ropeway is the main attraction here Its one way charge is about 9$ in inr599 and round-trip charge is about 10$ in inr699. Going upstairs you can do different tourist activities like tube ride and zipline,For these you will have to spend some money separately.You can book it form online at www.skyviewpoint.com.
This village is very famous for its two lakes named sana and Sar,This is a very beautiful place in Patni Top.There are two beautiful lakes surrounded by mountains.
If you come here in summer you can feel and explore the nature but This place is sometimes inaccessible in winter because of heavy snowfall.Here you can enjoy paragliding and horse riding type of activities,There is also a golf ground here.
7) SANKH PAL TEMPLE:
It is a very beautiful temple You can reach this temple by trekking just one hour from Sanasar village,From here you can see many beautiful views,Peoples here say that this temple is about 400 years old,When you reach the top, you can see that the only building in the empty field is the shankhpal temple.Very nice open space here so if you like to have a picnic you can do it here.
8) SHIV GARH
this place is too accessible in only summer because of heavy snowfall in winter road will be closed sometime. If you want to visit this temple then you have to come by trekking of 11 kilometers, This is a great place for you if you like trekking, Reaching the top you enjoy the magnificent view this is also a good spot for picnic.
9) NAG MANDIR OR COBRA TEMPLE:
Our next place is the Nag Temple which we call Cobra temple it is only one kilometer away from Patnitop,When walking It will take you half an hour to get here,This temple is a 600 year old cobra temple This place is very famous for the Nagpanchami festival, At this time there is a lot of crowd here and people from far and wide come here to visit the temple,You can visit this temple in any month of the year. It is accessible.
HOW TO REACH:
If you want to come by flight then the nearest airport is Jammu,The distance from here to Jammu Airport is only 115 kilometers, You can come by taxi from Jammu. Taxi fare will be from 2500 rupees to 3000 rupees,
If you want to come by Train then the nearest railway station is Udhampur and Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra,Distance from Udhampur to Patni Top is about 45 kilometres, From here you can get both taxi or bus. Taxi fare is Rs 1000-1500 & bus fare is Rs70.
HOTELS AND HUTS:
many visitors are mostly come in the morning and return in the evening. but it’s my request to stay here at least one day.There are many types of hotels and huts available for you.The hotel rent here starts from 11$ in inr800 to 70$ in inr5000 its dependent,
Also There areavailable in many huts, Where there are two bedroom cottages or two bedroom deluxe cottages are accessible.
If you want to live in this hut, you have to pay about 55$ in inr4000 to 70$ in inr500.If you are coming with family then I would recommend you stay here.