Patni Top

If you love to drive, you’ll love the Patni Top road

Patnitop (or Patni Top) is a hilltop tourist location at an elevation of 2.048m (6,719ft) above the sea level, located in Udhampur district in Jammu and Kashmir, India.

Located on the lower Himalayan range, the road to the summit is paved. It’s called Jammu-Srinagar National Highway (part of National Highway 44). It’s a winding mountain road with excellent and clear view of the Himalayas.

The road is 39.2 km long running south-north from Mantalai to Batote, a town in Ramban district. The road is prone to snowfall and avalanches, causing long queues of vehicles - sometimes for days at length. The road was bypassed by the Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee Tunnel, the longest road of the country, with a length of 9.28 km (5.8 mi).It opened on 2 April 2017.
Pic: rohit sharma
Road suggested by: Jorge Manuel Gómez Sánchez