Pathankot Map


Pathankot a city and a municipal committee in Gurdaspur district in the Indian state of Punjab. It is a meeting point of the three northern states of Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. Situated in the picturesque foothills of Kangra and Dalhousie, with the river Chakki flowing close by, the city is often used as a rest-stop before heading into the mountains of Jammu and Kashmir, Dalhousie , Chamba, Kangra, Dharamshala, Maclodgunj, Jwalaji, Chintpurni and deep into the Himalayas .

Area __ sq km
Altitude 331 m sea levelx
Temperature Summer-Min.-24.0C,Max.-42.0 C Winter,Min.-6.0C,Max.-24.0C
Language English, Hindi, Punjabi
STD Code 0186
Rainfall __ cm average yearly
Best Time to Visit September to March

How to get there

  1. Air :-Now Pathankot is also connected by Air services.This airport serves national flights only. Presently Air-Deccan is providing flights from Pathankot to Delhi and Dharamsala and also Delhi to Pathankot.
  2. Rail:-Pathankot is a major railroad junction and the nearest mainline station to Dharamsala. Lines from Amritsar (2 hrs) and Delhi (8 hrs) merge here, and all services to Jammu (2 hrs) pass through.
  3. Road:- Pathankot is well connected by road.

Places to Visit

Shahpurkandi fort Shiva temple Kathgarh Kathgarh Mandir Mukteshwar Temple
Madhopur Ranjit Sagar Dam    


Nurpur Fort Jammu Khajiar Dalhousie
Dharamshala Chamba    


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