Vaishno Devi Temple, Katra

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Address: Trikuta Parbat, Katra, India.

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About Vaishno Devi Temple, Katra

Vaishno Devi is also known as Mata Rani, Vaishnavi. The temple is very famous place in Katra. Thousands of pilgrims, devotees visit temple every year. The cave is situated around 5200 Feet. Tourists can take Helicopter rides or pony rides to the temple. Tourists can take trek to temple as they can experience picturesque views.

Vaishno Devi Temple Information

  • Wear warm clothes as weather may surprise you.
  • Modest dressing is recommended.
  • Remove your footwear outside while visiting the temple.

How To reach Vaishno Devi Temple by Public Transport

  • By Helicopter ride.
  • By Pony ride.
  • By Horse ride.

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Vaishno Devi Temple, Katra Reviews

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  • We started for the holy temple with first rays of sunrise โ›…. The trip can be very exhausting or very interesting it depends on you that how you want to spend your time while you walk 13 KM on the mountain ๐Ÿ—ป . Be brave๐Ÿ˜Š don't give up . All facilities are available like hotels and restraunt . For senior citizens and for people who are not able to walk there are vehicles that will take you up , there are horses also . There are stalls providing food facility along the path which are short distance apart . If you've walked for long distances you can sit on benches .. ๐Ÿ’ฏ hundreds of benches have been set up to provide you rest during your long 13 KM climb . Water tanks have been set up at every short distances . There are even people who can give you a little massage if you're having pain . You can go up by a helicopter also . As you'll climb up , you can see beautiful scenerios ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜ . Its windy after 5:00 PM at high altitude . Sunset is really beautiful from the top and the whole town looks awesome at night . It seems like a net of lights , or crystals lying in dark grounds . The atmosphere is pollution free , so there you'll get amazing view of sky ( ๐ŸŒŸ enjoy stargazers ๐ŸŒŸ ) . Everything is available all you need is enthusiasm for the trip and the determination to reach that temple . After complete the trip , you'll be exhausted but there will be satisfaction also . wish you a safe trip Have fun โ˜บ๐Ÿ˜Š

  • Holy place for pilgrimage avoid Saturday Sunday and gazetted Holiday to visit due to rush. Old cave open from 15 jan to 15 feb during night hrs.

  • The new road to bhawan is much better and shorter than old one drinking water and other facility are good, cleaning is also good. From Adhkuwari one new tunnel is much better for pedestrian and electric car. In winter season there is no crowd. In nearby the Shiv Khodi cave is also a good religious place to visit, its around 85 Km. From Katra

  • Awesome experience with the durbar of mata Rani....

  • Jai mata di.. great experience. One of the most famous devi shrines located at the top of Trikoot parvat.

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