FAQs - Skyview by Empyrean

No, Skyview Patnitop is not a hotel and offers NO ACCOMMODATION at the moment. It is India’s first integrated mountain hospitality adventure park, which offers several adventure activities and several dining options.

You can enjoy India’s highest* ropeway, India’s first magic carpet, India’s first dry tubing sledge, and India’s first zig-zag zip line while you are at Skyview Patnitop. Additionally, you can also enjoy – Indian, Asian, and Continental – cuisine.

Skyview Patnitop’s lower terminal is located at Sanget, Chennani and Jammu. The famous Chennani Nashri Tunnel recently renamed – Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Tunnel. Tunnel is 5 kms away from the lower terminal. Kendriya Vidyalaya Chennani – is the nearest landmark to Skyview Patnitop, Sanget.
The Skyview Patnitop Upper Terminal is located near Vardaan Resort in Patnitop. It can also be accessed through Padora Chowk in Patnitop.

Jammu City: 2 hours’ drive from Jammu city
Katra: 1.5 hours from Katra
Udhampur: 45 minutes from Udhampur

You can reach Skyview Patnitop – by Air, Rail or Road.

Air: Several airlines have daily flight to Jammu. Please check airline websites for details. – You can hire a local taxi from the airport to the lower or upper terminal of Skyview Patnitop.
Train: Indian Railways has over 15 trains from across India to Katra Railway Station. From Katra, it should take you 45 minutes to reach Skyview Patnitop Lower Terminal in Sanget.
Car: Take a scenic drive from any of the cities below to the Skyview Patnitop Lower Terminal at Sanget. The site offers ample parking.

  • Amritsar – 286 km
  • Chandigarh – 436 Kms
  • Delhi – 586 Kms
  • Srinagar – 184.5 Kms
  • Katra – 48 Kms
  • Shimla – 458 Kms

The Department of Telecommunications permits only postpaid numbers of all major national mobile operators to be functional in Jammu and Kashmir. You can, however, purchase a pre-paid sim card while you in the state from vendors across the state.

Skyview Patnitop is functional from 10 am to 6 pm, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year.

Ropeway: We do not recommend infants below 3 years to be on our ropeway. –

  • Zipline: Not recommended for children below 10 years Children aged between 10 years to 18 years need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian who will be required to authorize and agree to- the Booking Terms and sign the Participation Waiver on behalf of the minors.
  • Tubing: Not recommended for children below 4 years. For children above 4 years parental supervision is a MUST while they are on the tube.
  • Magic Carpet: Children above 5 years can enjoy our magic carpet.

Tickets can be booked through our website-please add website address, authorized travel agents, ticket counters at the lower and upper terminal, as well as our allied hotels.

Yes, car parking facility for over 200 cars is available at the lower terminal. A parking facility is also being constructed at the upper terminal.

There are several hotels and cottages in Patnitop. – should not recommend any hotel as the guest will hold ESP responsible if there’s an unpleasant experience at the hotel.
Direct them to booking engines for search and stay.

Yes, you can. The site is open from 11 am to 5.30 pm and you can plan your time accordingly between activities and dining. You can also take a gondola ride to Patnitop and spend some time there and return to the site.

The total distance covered – by the ropeway between the two terminals is 2.8kms.

The Skyview Patnitop ropeway is CEN (European Standards) Certified- CEN is officially recognized as the European standards body by the European Union. The ropeway adheres to the highest safety and security standards and is constantly monitored.

NO. Eating, drinking, and smoking- are strictly prohibited inside the ropeway cabins.

A single cabin can accommodate 8 adults.

The duration of each activity is as follows:
Ropeway: A one-way ride takes about 10 minutes (round trip 20 minutes) excluding waiting time at the terminals.
Magic Carpet: A ride – on the Magic Carpet can be completed in 3-4 minutes.
Tubing Sledge: It takes 5 minutes in total for a round to be completed.
Zipline: Depending on the time taken to practice, which can be up to 20 minutes followed by 15 -20 minutes for the actual activity.

There are several offers for students, government -and public-sector employees. You can enquire about them at the ticket counter and also through the toll-free number – 1800-103-9747. The website also features special offers, please click .

Yes, there are offers and schemes available for large groups.-You can enquire about them at the ticket counter and also through the toll-free number – 1800-103-9747. T The website also features special offers, please click .

Skyview Patnitop offers several dining options – From finest teas, coffees, and gourmet delights to all things Asian to authentic, 100% vegetarian North and South Indian flavors served in a thali and delectable international cuisine, there’s plenty for all.

Patnitop: Naag Temple, Patnitop Meadow, Patnitop Children’s Park.
Near Patnitop: Madhatop, Sanasar, Nathatop, Bhaderwah, Mantalai, Gouri Kund, Sudh Mahadev, Shiv Khori, Katra, and Jammu.

No, luggage is not allowed on the ropeway except for days when the roads are inaccessible due to snow or any natural calamity.