Nestled comfortably at an elevation of 5,200 ft. this temple is dedicated to a manifestation of Goddess Durga, Vaishnavi. This Shaktipeeth is home to thousands of visitors on an everyday basis who travel from far and wide to complete their darshan.
Day 1 :Arrival in Jammu
After your arrival in Jammu, our tour representative will escort you to the holy town of Katra. Upon your arrival in Katra, you will be checked into your hotel. You will then relax and freshen up before commencing your trek towards Mata Vaishno Devi shrine.
The entire trek is 16kms long which takes around 5 to 6 hours to cover and reach the entry of the cave temple. En route the trek, you will encounter a series of eateries where you can enjoy delicious meals or snacks while walking. You can also opt for alternate traveling options like Paalkhis, ponies or electric transportation.
After the completion of your darshan, your overnight stay will be arranged at the Mata Vaishno Devi Bhawan.
Day 2 :Katra Sightseeing
Your trek back to Katra will commence after having an early morning breakfast. The return journey will take around 5 hours. Upon your arrival at your hotel, the remainder of the day is free for you to explore the local culture and to shop for local handicrafts, pure spices, souvenirs, clothes and other memorabilia.
Finally, you will be taken back to your hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 3 :Katra – Jammu (Departure)
After having an early morning breakfast you will be driven back to Jammu from where you will start your journey towards your destination.