Best Sightseeing Places in Sanasar
Before going for Sanasar travel, you should be familiar with the places or activities you
must visit / try during the trip.
Laying amidst the mountains, with special efforts by the authorities a picturesque
meadows is developed into a 9 hole golf course for golf lovers.
You can enjoy as well as experience the beauty of the Sanasar valley, gliding high
above on a colourful parachute like a bird. The high flying site is at Natha Top that
provides a 8 to 20 minute ride, depending on the wind conditions.
For trekking enthusiasts, the trekking trails of Ladoo Ladi that is a 4 KM soft nature walk
from the Madha Top. You can also take a trek to Shanta Gala which is pass on the
Shanta ridge and offers the view of the Panchari valley on the other side of the ridge.
Shank Pal Temple:
Situated on the Shank Pal ridge at an altitude of 2800 meters, Shank Pal temple is 400
years old and a 5 hour trek distance from Sanasar. One of the unique features of this
temple is that no mortar has been used to join the stones of the temple.
It is a small pond on the high Shank Pal ridge, located around 2 KM from the Shank Pal
Nag temple and a demanding 7 hour trek from Sanasar.
Excursions from Sanasar:
Apart from these attractions, some interesting excursion trips from Sanasar is to the
Nag Temple, the Waterfalls in the nearby area and the Hidden Creek.
Best Time for Holidaying in Sanasar
Adventure enthusiasts or tourists who wish to visit Sanasar are suggested to visit the
destination during summers, "from March to June" & autumn season, "from September
to October" as you can enjoy variety of popular adventure activities are such as
paragliding, trekking, horse riding and hot air ballooning etc. during this time of the year.
So, plan your Sanasar trip accordingly.
Must Buy Things from Sanasar
Sanasar is primarily a place for adventure activities, thus, there are very few shopping
facilities available in the region.
Explore Options to Reach Sanasar
Before booking your Sanasar holiday packages, you must be aware of the ways to
reach this city. To know more, read on:
Sanasar is easily accessible from Jammu airport. Then, you can board J&K TDC bus,
private vehicles or taxis to reach Sanasar, which is about 119 KM away and takes just 2
hours travel time.
The closest railway station is located at Jammu (Jammu Tawi Railway station). You can
make use of shared taxis, known as 'service gaadis', take buses or hire private car from
the railway station to the place.
Sanasar is just 17 KM from Patnitop, which is on National Highway 1A connects to
the rest of the State through Patnitop. This place is a remote place and a little off the
National Highway need to be accessed through Patnitop. You can either drive or ride
a horse or trek from Patnitop to Sanasar (vice-a-versa) and then take a government or
private bus or taxi to any place in the rest of the State. So, select any of the traveling
modes and come for a memorable Sanasar tour.