Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine is one of the most important and busiest shrines in India. The journey to the Holy Shrine takes you through varous places where Mata Vaishno Devi had spent time while doing various spiritual sadhanas and rituals. The Journey ends at the Holy Cave of Mother Godess where you can take darshan of Mata Vaishno Devi in Pindi Form.
Trip will also cover the Famous Shiv Khori- The Holy Cave of Lord Shiva.
We will also travel to Mansar and Surinsar Lakes.
Day 1: Jammu/Katra Arrival and Mata Vaishno Devi Darshan
Arrival in Jammu/Katra.
Check-In at hotel in Katra
After getting freshed up get ready to trek 14 Kms to the holy cave of Mata Vaishno Devi. You can hire pony or palanquin (at extra cost). After darshan at holy cave you can proceed to darshan of Bhairo Nath Ji. Return to hotel by evening. Overnight dinner and stay at hotel.
Day 2: Katra-Shiv Khori-Katra
After breakfast proceed to Shiv Khori which is at a distance of around 75 Kms from Katra and around 114 Kms from Jammu. Shiv Khori cave is situated nearly 4.0 kms from Ransoo village the base camp of the shrine, located in Reasi District of Jammu and Kashmir. Pay homage to naturally formed Shiva Lingam of 4 feet in height. After performing darshans return to Katra in the evening. If time permits visit Siar Baba waterfalls, Baba Dhansal & Nau Devis on your journey back to Katra. Overnight stay at Katra. Dinner will be served at hotel.
Day 3: Katra-Mansar-Surinsar-Jammu
After breakfast after bowing down to the holy mountains proceed to Mansar. Mansar has a beautiful lake surrounded by forests on all the sides. You can enjoy boating in the lake. You can also visit various ancient temples while at Mansar. Now proceed to Surinsar lake. After clicking few pictures at Surinsar lake we will take you to Jammu. Drop at Jammu Railway station/Bus Stop.