Pathankot is a travel hub in Northern India. It has an ideal geographical location as it's a meeting point of three states, Punjab, Himachal and Jammu Kashmir. Emerging as a leading commercial hub of Punjab, it is feeding major hydroelectric projects of the nation like Ranjit Sagar Dam.
It is connected by airways, rail and road and situated in the picturesque foothills of Kangra and Dalhousie near river Chakki is an important link city for going to Jammu and Kashmir, Dalhousie, Chamba, Kangra and the deep Himalayas. It is surrounded by picturesque spots; Shahpur Kandi with a hanging rest house, Madhopur Headworks which date back to the Mughal era, Malikpur where India's foremost hydraulic research station is situated.