Top 3 places you can visit in Pathankot
1. Mukteshwar Mahadev Temple
Mukteshwar Mahadev Temple also famous as Mukesaran Mandir is a popular temple located about 22km away from the city Pathankot in village Doong. This temple is devoted to Lord Shiva. This temple is considered as the most holiest place in Pathankot. According to the Hindu mythology, the Pandavas stayed in caves of this temple for a night during their Agayatwas Best time to visit this temple is in month of April where there is a celebration of Mukesran sa Mela.
2. Shahpurkandi Fort
Shahpurkandi Fort was built in 1505 A.D. by the Shah Jahan's Rajput Chief Jaspal Singh Pathania. This fort was built to protect regions of Nurpur and Kangra. It is located 20km away from the Pathankot city. The fort is in ruins today, and it is famous for its temples and the view it commands over the Ravi river. One of the popular attractions present in the city of Pathankot is the Shahpurkandi Fort.
3. Pracheen Shiv temple
Pracheen Shiv temple is located 25km away from Pathankot city. It is one of the most famous temple in Pathankot dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple is built in a Roman architectural style.
Other places where you can visit are Nupur Fort, Shiva Temple Kathgarh, Nagin Temple, Ranjit Sagar Dam etc
Hotels in Pathankot
- The Grand Hotel 3.9 3
- Hotel Woodland 3.8 2
- Hotel Standard International 3.7
- Hotel Le Kingston 3.6