Skyview Patnitop by Empyrean has emerged as the new identity for Jammu as if offers a blend of indoor and outdoor activities. Entitled as the largest tourism project in Jammu and Kashmir, Skyview Patnitop is determined on developing mountain tourism, adventure activities, and public infrastructure. Here we discuss the top 5 fun activities at Skyview Patnitop.
Spread over 21 acres of land in the Shivalik belt at an altitude of 2,024 meters in the Udhampur district of Jammu, Skyview Patnitop is credited with setting up India’s highest ropeway besides having first Asia’s longest zig-zag zipline, measuring 580 meters and much more!
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Skyview Patnitop is credited with setting up the highest ropeway in India. The amalgam of adventure and leisure at Skyview Patnitop makes it ideal and most accessible for all the tourists and allows you to explore one of the most popular and fun activities at Skyview Patnitop, the thrill of the gondola ride.
The highest ropeway in terms of ground clearance in India will make you admire the beauty of nature as you hover over the lush green forest. The new ropeway connects Sanget valley, the lower terminal of the project, to Patnitop on the upper terminal. It spans over 849 meters between eight towers, with 65 meters of ground clearance. And the distance of 2.8 km from the lower to the upper terminal in just 10 minutes. It has 18 ropeways with a capacity to carry eight people. It can transport 6,400 passengers in eight operating hours. However, as per the SOP’s issued by POMA for ropeway operations globally, only four passengers are allowed in each cabin against the eight that were allowed earlier to maintain social distance.
2. Zig-Zag Zipline
Situated at an altitude of 1,371 meters, this zig-zag zipline will certainly increase your adrenaline rush as you zip past the scenic aerial view of nature.
This incredible zipline has won the tag of the longest in Asia and the best Zipline in India, making it one of the top fun activities at Skyview Patnitop for tourists. It measures 580 meters, includes nine wires and 10 poles.
Zipline is a combination of adventure and a chance to witness the mesmerizing view and you will experience nature at its best. The breath-taking ride on the foothills of the Himalayas will certainly wonder you with the view leaving you speechless.
3. Magic Carpet & Tubing Sledge
An instant movement of travelers from one place to another. We all have heard and watched the famous flying carpet as a character in the 1992 Disney film Aladdin. And how it has carried people from one place to another. With the same thrill, Skyview Patnitop will take you to a whole new world on the first magic carpet ride in India.
Skyview Patnitop offers activities for all ages and adventure levels. This rendezvous with nature will certainly be a great thrill while zooming down a hill on India’s first dry tubing sledge at the speed of light.
4. Hiking trails
Surrounded by picturesque landscapes, the 2.5-kilometer-long hiking trail at Skyview Adventure Valley is an extraordinary climbing experience. This area is an adobe to trees like Deodar, Oak, Juniper, Taxus, Acer Villosum, Juglans Regia. The fresh breeze followed by the chirping of birds has a therapeutic effect on the mind and body. This trail is an escape from the noisy city life into a refreshing world. Our trained guide will lead you during the soul-stirring walk to Adventure Mountain.