Maa vaishno Devi Temple is the most famous devi mata temple in the whole world. It is located just 13 kms from Katra Jammu in the Trikuta Hills. From Jammu Upto Katra Road transport is available, from Katra most
pilgrims travel by trekking to Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine. Mata Vaishno devi management is under Vaishno Devi Shrine Board of J&K. Helicopter service for Devi Mata Darshan is also available.
Shaktipeeth Manifestation - 3 pindi represent Mahakali -Mahalaxmi, Maha-saraswati Location - Jammu City ( J & K State) Reachable by - Jammu to Katra by Taxi/Bus & 13 kms Trek from Katra Town Family Friendly Pilgrimage - Yes & Possible, Even Small Kids & Old Pilgrims can do Trek Facilities - Well Maintained Trek, Lots of Food Joints available, Baby Carriages can be taken, Horses, Ponies available Transport Till Temple - Helicopter available till Sanjhi Chat, Horses, Doli etc also available Near By Temples/Attractions - Bharon Mandir, Ardh Kumari Cave, Shiv Khori Cave Hotels & Resorts - Available at Katra ( from luxury to Basic) Best Season to Visit - All year, Nav Durga festivals, It can be cold in winters with Snow fall