These trains will run
- New Delhi - Udhampur Express
- Sarai Rohilla - Udhampur Express.
- Jammu Mail
- Chandigarh - Katra Exress.
- Ahmedabad - Udhampur Express
- Delhi - Pathankot Express.
- Uttar Sampark Kranti
Katra rail route USP =
07 tunnels, 30 small and big bridges on the railroad
A tunnel is located at an altitude of 185 feet
01 million pilgrims visit Vaishno Devi temple every year
Most pilgrims visit the Vaishno Devi Tirupati
The philosophy of Vaishno Devi pilgrims come each year about 80 million. The Tirumala Tirupati temple after Venkteshwaraya the highest number of devotees come for darshan of Vaishno Devi. Vaishno Devi Temple and Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board in charge of arrangements surrounding is near.
How to reach
52 kilometers north of Vaishno Devi in Jammu and are about 14 km from Katra. Katra is located at an altitude of about 2800 feet from Jammu takes two hours by bus to get here. Jammu is the nearest airport, which is 48 km from Katra. If you are planning to travel by train can go by train to Jammu. After reaching Jammu to Katra can be reached by bus. It takes two hours. 13 kms from Katra to the shrine has to be trekked. In addition to walking through Katra horse also set up the way you can.
Make a booking online
You can travel planning online, and many can also book online. Online registration is at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board. Registration Slip and worship other than passengers booking rooms can also book online. Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board for visiting the website you have to register and ID - password are taking. Now log in with the user name and password - Get slip in and visit. Then take a printout of the slip. No fees required to travel to slip.
Katra before starting the journey ahead take care of these things:
- Want to take the video camera to take his leave. So get out your video camera is not allowed in Katra submit. On the way shooting is prohibited.
- Registration at the booking counter at Katra Make sure to slip and trip. Visit the slip in the manner described can also be taken online.
- Backpack, take a pony or sedan ICARD course of those who run them are Czech.
- During the climb, so as you can get a life, low - to - carry less baggage.
- Avoid using polythene bags.
- Use the path indicated during the climb and enjoy the natural beauty. Short - Do not fall prey to cut.
- Donation at the donation counter and systematically to ensure its receipt.
- Protection of the security agencies to investigate.
- Clean environment - Maintain clean. Do not use plastic bags.
- Too much cash, jewelery or avoid carrying valuables.
- Do not trust strangers.
- Do not encourage beggars.