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.
- Devotional and deeply spiritual trek up to vaishno mata shrine
- Stay in mata vaishno bahwan
- Holy darshan of Vaishno mata shrine
- Full day sightseeing in Katra
- Shop for local handicrafts and spiritual sculptures from Katra
Tour Itinerary - Vaishno Devi Yatra Package
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.
- Guided sightseeing tour
- Pick up and drop off service
- Meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Driver allowance, parking charges, fuel price
- Any expense of personal nature
- Extra charges in case of an emergency
- Shopping, laundry, tipping, portage
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges
- Anything not in the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions
Q.How long is the trek up to the shrine of vaishno mata?
A. On foot, the trek length is 16 to 18 kms long.
Q.When is the best time to go for holy vaishno devi yatra?
A. The months from March to October are the best time to plan a trip to Vaishno mata.
Q.Where to register for vaishno devi yatra?
A. The yatri registration can be done on the official website of vaishno devi yatra.
Q.How far is Jammu from Katra?
A. Jammu is about 1 hour of road distance away from Katra.
Q.Where does the helicopter land for vaishno devi?
A. The helicopter ride starts from Katra and ends at Sanjichatti which is a mere 15 minute chopper ride.