Most people consider Vaishno Devi Darshan a religious journey. On the other hand, people visit this journey also with the help of mother’s call. If you are going to Vaishno Devi along with any of your family and also want to walk around in the nearby places, then we are giving you the best option.
Located in Shivalik hills of the Himalayas, Patni Top is the most famous hill station in Jammu and Kashmir. Chenab River passes through Patni Top located in Udhampur district. Covered with dense forests of dense forest and thick woods is full of natural beauty. Here you can do horse riding and short trekking. In winter this place is completely covered with snow, then skiing can also be enjoyed here. Patni Top is about 112 km from Jammu. From Patna to Jammu, you can reach the top taxi or bus, it takes 3-4 hours. Its nearest railway station is Udhampur.
It is a small village located in Udhampur district, about 106 km from Jammu. This is a perfect picnic spot. In the winter, there is a need for thicker wool fabrics, while in the summer there are plenty of light clothes. It is a fully developed hill station of Udhampur district. There is heavy rain in the monsoon season. There are many options to stay here. Here you can get by taxi or bus, whose fares have already been decided by the government. Here you can trekking and camping.
Jhajjar Kotli, situated only 15 km from Katra, is a popular picnic destination. Jhajjar Kotli is located on National Highway 1. The clean water of the river Jhajjar and the white stones lying beside it look very attractive, which draws tourists on their side. It’s a quiet and less crowded area.
Batote, 125 km from Jammu, is a small hill station situated on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway. This place is mainly famous for apple gardens. Here you can camping in the dense forest, you can spend some relaxing moments along the Chenab River. There are several self-contained huts to stay here, which can be rented, in addition to drawing rooms and bedrooms, there is a kitchen with LPG connections.