Patnitop, is a beautiful hill station situated in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir and is one of the top visited destinations of the state. Patnitop was earlier known as “Patan Da Talab” which means “Pond of the Princess” as the king’s daughter used to come here with her maids and friends. This hill-station provides breathtaking views of the valley as the place is clustered with lush green meadows, sky-kissing deodar and kail trees, snow-clad mountains, rushing streams and hidden walking trails within the forest area.
Patnitop,is a small gateway for your family and friends where you can feel the true colors of nature and enjoy fascinating views of the Chenab Basin and Pir Panjal ranges. Along with this, you may explore the vibrant local markets, temples, gardens and pristine monuments. The whole valley has numerous walking trails which lead to several viewpoints and blue water lakes which will make you fall in love with this hill-station.
Patnitop,also provides one of the best panaromic view of the marvellous Himalayan ranges which are mostly covered with thick snow. Along with this serene beauty, the hill-station also is a paradise for adventure lovers as you can indulge in activities like trekking, skiing, photography, horse riding, paragliding, aero sports and some of the exquisite countryside walks. In addition to this, the hill-station has some of the unique hand-woven pashmina shawls, rugs, dry fruits and Patista.
Custom Tours India,would love to arrange a quick tour of Jammu and Kashmir including Patnitop as one of the hill-stations where you can feel the nature and the beauty of this state. Please feel free to share your preference as the below place or any other place can be added in your upcoming tour of India.