Kotli Sattian, a subdivision of district Rawalpindi (Punjab) is bounded on the east by the river Jhelum, on the southwest by the river Soan: an ancient historical river of sub-continent, and on the north west by the Murree sub division: a scenic hill station of Pakistan. It is also bounded on the south by Kahuta tehsil. Kotli Sattian touches the Kashmir territory on the east by bridging the river Jhelum and on the south west, It is the next door neighbour of Islamabad, the federal capital.
The different areas of the sub division vary greatly from each other. The highest point is at Phofandi peak by the east of Patriata spur which is over 7,035 feet above sea level. The lowest point is on the river Jhelum near patton which is only 1,587 feet above sea level.