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 ancient temple of Lord Shiva- Sudh Mahadev , unexplored Mantalai.
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-Sudh Mahadev-Mantalai-Jammu
After breakfast proceed to ancient Shiva Temple at Sudh Mahadev which is around 90 Kms from Katra. Sudh Mahadev temple has black marble lingam of Lord Shiva. The temple also has a Trishul of Lord Shiva. Mystical river Devika also originates at Sudh Mahadev. After darshan at the temple you can proceed to Mantalai which is an unexplored hillstation admist deodhar forests. Travel to Jammu for overnight stay.
Day 3: Jammu-Mansar-Surinsar-Jammu
After breakfast 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.