Patnitop is enveloped by thickly wooded forests,Patnitop offers beautiful picnic
spots, peaceful walks and breathtaking views of the mountainscape of the Chenab
basin. In winter, the resort is generally covered with athick mantle of snow thus
providing opportunities for various snow games includingskiing. It is the best developed
tourist spot of Jammu and is second to none in its natural charm, climate, pine
forests and lush green cover. This famous hill resort is perched on a beautiful
plateau, at an altitude of 2024 metres across which the Jammu- Srinagar Highway passes.