"A calmer, lesser known experience"
Sanasar is the name given to the two little towns of Sana and Sar in Jammu region, Jammu and Kashmir state, India. One of the lesser known hill stations in Jammu-Kashmir region, Sanasar is an adventure enthusiasts' haven offering various activities such as paragliding, rock climbing, abseiling and trekking.Named after little nearby lakes, Sana and Sar are found 20 km west of Patnitop, Udhampur area on the national roadway 1A. An adjacent mountain go is known as the Shanta Ridge. The Shank Pal Temple is situated at the most elevated purpose of the Shank Pal edge, at a height of 2,800 meters, a couple of hours' stroll from Sanasar. The 400-year-old sanctuary is committed to Nag Shank Pal. No mortar was utilized to join the stones of the sanctuary. Shanta Gala is a pass on the Shanta edge which offers a perspective of the Panchari valley on the opposite side of the edge. The pass prompts the Lander region. The area could offer you an ideal extension to your trip to Jammu and Kashmir which is a little less full of activity and will tease the excitement in you with the host of activities it has to offer. The area is built in a cup-shaped meadow surrounded by gigantic conifers.
On the off chance that you lean toward peaceful environs, far from the hurrying around of urban areas, you should visit Sanasar. Neglect the inconveniences a remote place has and head straight finished. From Patnitop, you can enlist a horse which is an aid in mask. The horse course takes you to numerous strange regions and you can observer virgin marvels like rivulets, knolls, greenery and fauna. Now and again, to break the dreariness and if the trail is non-rough, take a stab at strolling a bit and experience the difference it makes to your legs!
How to reach
How to Reach by Flight
Jammu (Satwari Airport) is the nearest airport to Sanawar. Jammu airport receives direct flights from Delhi, Mumbai, Srinagar, Leh, Pune, Ahmadabad, Goa, Chennai, Hyderabad, and Jaipur operated by airlines like Air India, GoAir, Indigo, JetKonnect, Spicejet and Kingfisher. From Jammu, tourists can hire Private taxi to Sanasar.
How to Reach by Train
The nearest railhead is Udhampur (57 km). Although much farther away is Jammu, another major railhead.
How to Reach by Bus
Buses are not coveninent.
How to Reach by Road
A remote town has its very own remarkable upsides and downsides not comprehended by many. At one hand it is great since it keeps from congestion and enables you to keep up your way of life while then again you are cut off from the world. It is great and additionally awful, the manner in which you need to take a gander at it.
Sanasar is somewhat off from National Highway, there is no immediate transport administration to Sanasar. Transports utilize from different spots upto Patnitop (17 km) and the rest of the separation is being secured by private taxi or horse ride. Visitors may likewise procure coordinate taxi straightforwardly from Jammu to Sanasar.
How to travel within
Wilderness Adventure Camps(WAC)
WAC-Sanasar was begun a couple of years back by "Extreme Himalayan Adventures" and is committed in advancing and giving wild experience outdoors and experience sports encounters in general.The camp can oblige around 100 members. It is controlled by "Extreme Himalayan Adventures" in a joint effort with the Dept of Tourism, Jammu.Sanasar is a convincing place of interest, not missed by the aficionados. The rundown beneath may look miniscule yet packs a punch! See!
Paragliding in Sansar is a popular adventure activity among the tourists. Here, tourists mostly find tandem hand glider joy ride being operated by Extreme Himalayan Adventure. They have a team of experienced and professional gliders who guides the tourists on gliding and landing technique well before takeoff. One can either take glide in a Parachute with a pilot or can go solo. Short flights in Sanasar attain the altitude of 150-200 feet for the duration of one or two minute. These short flights operated in Sanasar (Take off)-Kud (Landing) are considered to be the safest and enjoyable paragliding experience in India. The Nathatop is the high flying site that offers flights of 8 to 10 minute durations depending on the wind condition, which attains height upto 1500-2000 feet. For camping, Extreme Himalayan Adventure, a trekking arranger company offers camping facilities for 100 participants. They also provide amenities for adventure sports to the participants. Apart from paragliding and camping, golfing, trekking, abseiling, hot air.
⦁ Paragliding in Sanasar, Kud and Nathatop territories. High flying ride can be experienced at Nathatop upto a term of 20 minutes.
⦁ Hot air ballooning in Sanasar.
⦁ Hitting the fairway in 9 holes green of Sanasar.
⦁ Abseiling in rough terrrain of Sansar.
⦁ Trekking in trekking trails like Surni Kund, Ladoo Ladi, Shanta Gala and Shank Pal Temple.
⦁ Rock Climbing in rocky regions.
⦁ Journey trek to Nag Temple, the Hidden Creek and the Waterfalls in the close-by zone.
Such a significant number of exercises are just conceivable in this modest spot which is truly overpowering without a doubt. What's more, not to miss the unexplored cascades, streams, trails, blooms and so on the world does not think about. No big surprise, regardless of the weaknesses Sanasar's traffic does not dry.
Please dont forget to carry some extra clothes and dont much carry the luagges.Always have a raincoat and woolen clothes as a part of back pack.
Enjoy morning breakfast at the hotel. Proceed for a half day sightseeing tour of Sanasar and Nathatop, Located at a distance of 20 kms from Patnitop. Lying in the lap of the fabled Pir Panjal ranges, Sanasaris surrounded by lush forests, and the green wilderness is an hour away. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Morning breakfast at the hotel. Drive to airport / rail station to catch your return flight or train for onward destination.