Distance : 650 km
Estimated Time : 12 hours
Delhi to Vaishno Devi temple, Katra is very popular route for both domestic as well as foreign tourists. A pilgrimage to the Holy Shrine of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Ji is considered to be one of the holiest pilgrimages of our times.
"Moonh Maangi Muradein Poori Karne Wali Mata"
Located in the folds of the three peaked mountain named Trikuta, 13 km from Katra at the height of 1560 meter above sea level, the Holy cave of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi ji attracts millions of devotees every year. It is a religious trekking destination where pilgrims walk about 13 km uphill to reach the little caves which is among one of the 108 Shakti Peetha. The trek itself is very enjoyable with natural scenic beauty along with the dedication and enthusiasm of pilgrims shouting slogans and singing songs in the praise of Maa Vaishnavi all along the road. It is believed that Mata Rani herself Call and unless there is a call (Bulawa), no one can visit the Shrine or have her blessings. Growing as a tourist attraction, people now have access to helicopters and eco friendly vehicles from Katra to the Holy Cave.
Delhi to Vaishno Devi, Katra is well connected by road through NH44 and is very convenient and comfortable drive. There are popular food joints like Sukh Dev Murthal Dhaba, Karnal Haveli, Puran Singh Dhaba Ambala, Zimidhara Dhaba Ludhiana, Lucky Dhaba Jalandhar on the way to relax. Other famous tourist places on this route are
Kurukshetra - A holy city, the land of Mahabharta, where Lord Krishna preached Geeta to Arjuna
Panipat - City of Textiles and Carpets
Karma Lake, Karnal
Ludhiana - Manufacturing hub of India
Jalandhar - Wonderland, Devi Talab Mandir
Pathankot - Forts and Temples
Jammu - Bahu Fort, Mubarak Mandi Palace, Mansar Lake, Ragunath Temple, Shivkhori, Ragunath Bazar
Other places which are not directly on route but you may wish to extend your itinerary to include them :
Amritsar - Golden Temple
Or through the route via Chandigarh
You can plan to include them in your itinerary. With CabBazar, you can customize the itinerary as per your choice and enjoy the trip to fullest.
Maa Vaishno Devi Bhawan
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