Paonta Sahib lies on the national highway 73 that connects the city of Chandigarh with Dehradun. Paonta Sahib has frequent bus services connecting the small industrial town with other important cities nearby.
Paonta Sahib experiences sub-tropical continental monsoon climate with hot summers and chilled winters. The temperature of Paonta Sahib fluctuates between 0 °C to 40 °C. The annual summer temperature hovers between 35° C to 40° C while the winter temperature varies between 0° C to 15° C.
Some of the major industries of Paonta Sahib are Cement Corporation of India Ranbaxy Private Limited, Oswal group - Malwa Cotton and Spinning Mills, etc.
Some of the important tourist's spots that are worth visiting in Paonta Sahib are as follows:
- Sahastra Dhara
- Dak pathar
- Old temples such as Patanjali Jyotirlinga Temple, Shiva Temple at Shivpuri, The Bhadarkali Temple at Bhagani, Tirgarhi Gurudwara at Gangvaha Tirth, The Dei-Ka-Mandir
- PWD Rest House
- HPTDC Hotel
- Citizen Hotel
- Daulat Hotel
- SFDA Bhawan
- Gita Bhawan
- Ganga Niwas Hotel