What is the favorable time for visiting Patnitop?
If you want to visit Patnitop, make sure that you choose the summer months from May to June ot autumn months from Spetmeber to October which offer you the best climatic conditions. Also, you can enjoy all the adventure sports during this time of the year amidst the beauty of the nature that contains the mountains along with the excellently groomed nature's abundance in the forests and meadows that you can finely capture in your cameras.
Places to visit in Patnitop?
Nathatop is located at a distance of 8 km from the city center and is a lovely hill station covered with the blanket of snow during the winters where one can enjoy skiing and paragliding throughout the year with clear skies and Himalayas at the backdrop.
Naag Mandir is one of the most sought temples that is dedicated to the Cobra which is worshipped by the Hindus. It is located at a distance of 2 km and is 600 years old where Nag Panchami festival is celebrated, visited by hundreds of devotees.
Kud Park is another green spot that is famous for all the beautiful species of flowers that is blessed with. You can get your hands on some Patisa which is a famous sweet that is Patnitop is mainly known for.
Madhatop is located 10 km from Patnitop and is located at a height of 2024 m above land. You must trek 5 km from Patnitop to reach this beautiful place that is the favorite destination for trekkers, honeymooners as well as solo backpackers for its adventurous geographical location.
Sudh Mahadev Temple is located 7 km away from the city center and is dedicated to the shrines of Lord Shiva that was built about 80 years ago. It is believed that a devotee of Shiva was accidentally killed by his Trishul while protecting Parvati.
Things to do in Patnitop
Make sure you pay homage during the Nag Panchami festival that is celebrated to worship the Nag Devta every year and is considered an auspicious occasion celebrated according to the Shravan month of the Hindu Calendar.
Take nature strolls along the roads and streets of the Patnitop where you will come across the alluring landscapes of nature and also the hills, valleys complemented by the calm tropical climate.
Encounter shopping for souvenirs for Patisa which is a famous sweet that is patnitop mainly known for along with dry fruits which are affordable along with other handicrafts of Kashmir and Pashmina Shawls that are popular here.
How to Reach Patnitop?
If you want to easily reach Patnitop, then board a flight to the Jammu International Airport that is considered nearest to the place from where Patnitop is 60 km on road. You can also board a train to Patnitop which will land you at the nearest railway station that is in Udhampur taking 4 hours on a drive.
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