The stuff of poetry and painting, Batote is situated at an altitude of 1560 meters. The bracing climate, enchanting pine forests and good spring water make Batote a famous health resort. This hill resort  can be an overnight stop between Jammu and Srinagar. There is a spring close to the town of Batote, known as Amrit Chashma. There is a Tourist Bungalow, tourist huts and several private hotels in Batote. Famous picnic spots like Kud, Patnitop and Sanasar are located very close to Batote.