Holiday Trip in Vaishno Devi

Vaishno Devi Holiday Package for Serene Pilgrimage

Located in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, Vaishno Devi is a popular pilgrimage center attracting a huge number of pilgrims every day. EaseMyTrip.in offers the best Vaishno Devi holiday packages to its users for their memorable visit to this holy place. Vaishno Devi Shrine is one of the oldest shrines of India, positioned at an elevation of 5300 feet on the sacred Trikuta Hills of the Shivalik Hill Range. Katra is the base camp to reach to this holy shrine and at a distance of 13 km from the cave of Vaishno Devi. Katra is 50 km away from Jammu.
Vaishno Devi Holiday Packages
Vaishno Devi Travel Packages
Vaishno Devi Tour Packages

Route and Important Stopovers for Vaishno Devi

Vaishno Devi is a popular shrine that people visit and have a wonderful experience. On your Vaishno Devi trip, you can also visit some important places. On your Vaishno Devi tour, your first stop is Banganga, located at a distance of 1 km from Katra. Take a holy bath here and then have Prasad in Langer running by T-series industry. The second stopover is Charanpadhuka, which is 2.5 Kms away from Banganga. It is said that Mata Vaishno Devi Ji rested here during going towards the Trikuta Hills. The third stop Ardhkunwari, which is 3 Km away from Charanpadhuka. Dvotees can have a holy visit to Ardhkunwari Temple and Gerbhjoon. The fourth stop is Sanjichat - the highest place in the trek. It is about 2.5 km far from Vaishno Devi shrine. After visiting Vaishno Devi shrine, you will visit Bhaironath Temple while returning.

Best Time to Visit Vaishno Devi

If you have planned to go for Vaishno Devi vacation, you should know when you should visit Vaishno Devi before booking Vaishno Devi holiday packages. This place enjoys three seasons, including spring (March to April), summers (May to August) and autumn (September to November). The best time to visit Vaishno Devi is between the months of March and October. During this period, the weather conditions in Kashmir are at their best.

Things to Buy in Vaishno Devi

On your Vaishno Devi travel, you can buy various things to take back home as souvenirs. At this place, you can buy Prasad that includes walnuts, almonds, dry apple and rice flakes and many other things. Several handicrafts are also available. Key rings, imitation coins, wooden pains having Vaishno Devi image and lockets can be bought from here. T-series CDs and DVDs of religious songs can also be purchased from here.

How to Reach Vaishno Devi

Vaishno Devi is a prominent pilgrimage destination that is connected with rest of India through different means of transportation, including air, train and roads. How you want to reach Vaishno Devi, explore it before booking Vaishno Devi packages.
By Air
The nearest airport to Vaishno Devi is Jammu Airport, which is located at a distance of 50 km from Katra. On arrival at the airport, you can take buses or taxis to reach Katra and then start your trek to Vaishno Devi.
By Train
Recently Indian Railway has started train to Katra from Udhampur. Earlier Udhampur used to be the nearest railway station from Katra. However, now Katra is a railway station that makes you reach Vaishno Devi easily.
By Road
There is regular availability of Jammu and Kashmir State Road Transport Corporation buses to and from Jammu to Katra. You can reach Katra from Jammu easily.
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