What to do and see in Pathankot, Punjab: The Best Places and Tips

Pathankot is a city in the Punjab state of India. Pathankot was officially declared as District of Punjab state on 27 July 2011 (Previously it was a Tehsil of Gurdaspur district, Punjab). Pathankot district is at the meeting point of the three northern states of India -- Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir. Pathankot district is a border district which shares international border with Pakistan on its West. Due to its location, Pathankot serves as a travel hub for those three northerly states.

1. Kathgarh Temple

Kathgarh Village, Pathankot, India Sights & Landmarks, Sacred & Religious Sites
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5 based on 15 reviews

Kathgarh Temple

Reviewed By Kunal L - Bengaluru, IndiaBengaluru, India

Must visit

Do visit this awesome temple. Just love the place. The Shiva Linga is very enchanting. Can be maintained a little better but still worth a visit.

2. Ranjit Sagar Dam

Ravi River, Pathankot, India Nature & Parks, Dams
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4.5 based on 36 reviews

Ranjit Sagar Dam

Reviewed By Arun V - Amritsar, IndiaAmritsar, India

Good views

We ten couples visited this place on our way to Dalhousie from Amritsar on 28th April. Grand views. Majestic piece of Architecture. This dam also known as the Thein Dam is part of a hydroelectric project constructed by the Government of Punjab on the Ravi

3. Mukteshwar Temple

On The Banks Of River Ravi | Mukteshwar Mahadev Ancient Temple Village - Doongh, District Pathankot, India, Pathankot, India Sights & Landmarks, Sacred & Religious Sites
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4.5 based on 19 reviews

Mukteshwar Temple

Reviewed By KayPi - Hyderabad, IndiaHyderabad, India

Visit to this Pandavas inhabited caves with Lird Mahadev Temple within!

I happened to visit Pathankot and decided to visit this 5250 years old Caves of Mahabharata time (Dwapara Yuga) used by Pansavas during their 12th year of Aranyavas. There are 265 steps down a bit steep nevertheless one can easily take a trip. It's worth

4. Shahpurkandi Fort

7 Km from Pathankot, Pathankot, India Sights & Landmarks, Historic Sites
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4.5 based on 8 reviews

Shahpurkandi Fort

Reviewed By ESVincent - Hong Kong, ChinaHong Kong, China

Little to see and the views aren't good

This was a Fort of historic significance but little now remains. A small section of the outer wall is there, a part of the Tower that you can climb and then some views of the River. There is a small Temple in the grounds but the Fort has little to it - go

5. Hydraulic Research Station

Malikpur | 7 Km From Pathankot, Pathankot, India Sights & Landmarks, Educational sites
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4.5 based on 5 reviews

Hydraulic Research Station

Reviewed By AmolakRattanK - New Delhi, IndiaNew Delhi, India

Good place to educate about Dams

An institution which is charged with research on power generation and water management is worth visiting . Various models displayed here enhance your knowledge about harnessing water flow to avoid floods and release in a calibrated way.Governor Amolak Rat

6. Shani Dev Mandir

Dhangu Road, Model Town, Pathankot, India Sights & Landmarks, Sacred & Religious Sites
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4.5 based on 7 reviews

Shani Dev Mandir

Reviewed By raman_singh490 - Pathankot, IndiaPathankot, India

the one and only famous shani mandir in whole pathankot district

the one and only famous shani mandir in whole pathankot district. people of pathankot are very dedicated to this mandir.. every wish come true if u visit this mandir... by visiting u will see the people dedication...and reality

7. Kali Mata Ka Mandir

Dalhousie Road, Pathankot, India Sights & Landmarks, Sacred & Religious Sites
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4 based on 11 reviews

Kali Mata Ka Mandir

Reviewed By Ajay_Kaushik - Gurugram (Gurgaon), IndiaGurugram (Gurgaon), India

Good historic temple

This is a historic temple of Pathankot. It is on the top of hill you have to track around 2 km to reach there. track path does is not development properly so you may face some problem. Temple is very famous among local people and a lot of people visit thi

8. Laxmi Narayan Mandir

Model Town, Pathankot, India Sights & Landmarks, Sacred & Religious Sites
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5 based on 6 reviews

Reviewed By Crazzyy_Traveller - Pune, IndiaPune, India

Beautifully built and located

Laxmi Narayan Mandir is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Matha Laxmi. The small temple in green surroundings has idols of God Vishnu and Goddess Laxmi side by side on the altar. In the courtyard there is a huge statue of Hanumanji on top of the exterior there

9. Nagni Temple

Outskirts Of The City, Pathankot, India Sights & Landmarks, Sacred & Religious Sites
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4 based on 4 reviews

Nagni Temple

Reviewed By AmolakRattanK - New Delhi, IndiaNew Delhi, India

Snakes are also worshipped in India

Any Power is worshipped in India . Animals and reptiles are also worshipped . They have power to heal and cure or power to harm you . This temple is dedicated to Goddess of snake where people pray to get healed from a snake bite or not to get a snake bite

10. Ashapurni Mandir

Pathankot District, Pathankot 145001, India Sights & Landmarks, Sacred & Religious Sites
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4.5 based on 4 reviews

Ashapurni Mandir

Reviewed By AmolakRattanK - New Delhi, IndiaNew Delhi, India

Very revered Temple

The legend is that your all wishes are fulfilled if you go for Darshan of the Deity with full devotion . We also had great Darshan .Governor Amolak Rattan Kohli

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