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Katra, VaishnoDevi Temple

Katra, Vaishno Devi Temple Planning to visit the Vaishnodevi shrine? If you are planning a trip to the Vaishnodevi shrine here, you should know a little about the history of the holy shrine. Vaishnodevi is one of the oldest shrines in the world. It is also home to dense forests and dense shrubs with profuse and colorful flowers. Katra is being developed as the largest eco-tourism destination in the country. Katra is a small town with big potential. It is located at an altitude of about 2500 feet above sea level and the Katra Valley is the best place one can find to enjoy the natural beauty of the Himalayan Mountains. Katra is situated in the UT of J ammu and Kashmir, India. It is one of the main entry points of the holy shrine of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Ji. The shrine is located nearby and every year, more than 4.5 million pilgrims pass through Katra on their way to the holy shrine. The cave shrine of Goddess Vaishno Devi is located at an altitude of around 2500 ft. A railhead is being