How to Reach Pathankot
Pathankot is linked through Punjab State Road Transport Corporation (PSRTC) and some Private Travel Services. Pathankot is 481 Kms from Delhi, 237 Kms from Chandigarh, 87 Kms from Kangra, 110 Kms from Amritsar, 112 KMS from Jammu, 113 Kms from Jalandhar, 176 Kms from Patnitop, 90 Kms from Chintpurni, 116 Kms from Palampur and 296 Kms from Shimla.
Pathankot is a major Railway Station in the Northern region in India. It is well linked by Railways with Cities like: - Delhi, Chandigarh, Amritsar, Jammu and Jalandhar.
Pathankot Airport is also known as a Military Airport and 5 Kms from Pathankot main City. It is mainly used by military. Pathankot Airport is well connected to the other major airport of the Country like: - Delhi, Chandigarh and Amritsar etc and Amritsar are the nearest International Airport approximately 116 Kms from Pathankot.
About Pathankot :- Pathankot, a small city situated in Punjab in Northern Region of India and the east side of Pakistan. It is the City situated at the foot of hills and near the head of Bari Doab canal, is connected by air, rail and road with the rest of the country. Pathankot has been the seat of Loi and Shawl weaving industry. There are some old temples like Kali Mata Mandir, Mandir Aashapurni, Laxmi Narayan Mandir, and Bhagwan Shiri Satya Sai Baba's Mandir at the northern part of town in the village Manwal. There are also beautiful British-era churches on Mission Road, huge Gurudwara (Sikh temples) and a very ancient mosque right in the middle of downtown Pathankot, mixing all the colorful cultures of India.
The weather of Pathankot is reasonable in spring and autumn season, Cold in winter and Hot in summer. The temperature raises maximum up to 48°C in summer and goes down up to 7°C. In Monsoon, Pathankot gets heavy rainfall.
Place to visit in Pathankot:-
Prachin Kali Mata Temple
Nagni Mata Temple
Shani Devi Temple
Shahpur kandi Fort
Mukteshwar Mahadev temple
Ranjit Sagar Dam
Druva Park Pathankot