It is new emerging tourist spot in middle Himalayas. It is 27 km from Basohli and 87 km from Kathua. It is a ridge blanked with thick CHIR, DEODHAR and SHRUBS. It experiences temperate type of climate. It receives winter rainfall from western disturbances and summer rainfall from monsoons. Cold winter and pleasant summer are the main attractions of this place. Many Tourist Melas are organized by the Tourist Department of J&K Govt to promote tourism in the area. Tourist Huts are also proposed to be constructed. Bus service available from Basohli . good place for tourist to visit Dhar Mahanpur in picnic as well as in holidays.
Taxi: visit Dhar Mahanpur tourist place from Basholi by bus or car.Advertisements Advertisements
Hydro electric Project being constructed at the west bank of river Ravi by the Govt of Punjab and Himachal Paradesh. It as 6 turbines. It is 600 MW project. The Govt of Punjab, Himachal Paradesh and Jammu and Kashmir are the beneficiaries of this Project. Jammu & Kashmir has 20% share in this project.Prime Minister has inaugurated the project . At present only one turbine is working . The Officers Colony is at Shahpur Kandi , 25 km from Kathua. place for picnic and holidays to visit Ranjit Sagar Dam by tourist.
Taxi: visit Ranjit Sagar Dam tourist place from Basholi by bus or car.