- 1 How can I reach Jammu to Katra?
- 2 How can I reach Vaishno Devi from Jammu airport?
- 3 How far is Vaishno Devi from Jammu?
- 4 How can I go to Vaishno Devi from Katra?
- 5 Is Ola available in Jammu?
- 6 What is the taxi fare from Jammu to Katra?
- 7 What is the best time to visit Mata Vaishno Devi Temple?
- 8 What is the price of helicopter for Vaishno Devi?
- 9 When there is snowfall in Vaishno Devi?
- 10 How long is the walk to Vaishno Devi?
- 11 Is there ropeway from Katra to Vaishno Devi?
- 12 How many hours does it take from Katra to Vaishno Devi?
- 13 What is the price of ropeway in Vaishno Devi?
- 14 Is cable car started in Vaishno Devi?
- 15 Can we go by car to Vaishno Devi?
How can I reach Jammu to Katra?
- By Air. Located at a distance of 50 kilometres, the Jammu airport is the nearest to Katra.
- By Bus. Jammu and Kashmir State Road Transport Corporation buses operate to and from Jammu to Katra at regular intervals.
- By Train. The nearest railway station from Katra is the Udhampur railway station.
How can I reach Vaishno Devi from Jammu airport?
Jammu Airport, or Sarwari Airport, is the nearest airport that serves Katra. Regular air services ply for Katra through this airport. Once you have touched down, take a taxi from the airport and voila, you reach Katra in an hour. Buses are also available for this route.
How far is Vaishno Devi from Jammu?
Distance Between Jammu to Vaishno Devi
|Distance between Jammu to Vaishno Devi by Road is||52 Kms|
|Distance between Jammu to Vaishno Devi by Flight is||35 Kms|
|Travel Time from Jammu to Vaishno Devi by Road is||2:2 hrs|
|Nearest Airport in Jammu||Jammu Civil Enclave (32.73, 74.86)|
How can I go to Vaishno Devi from Katra?
The temple or Bhawan is 13.5 km from Katra, and devotees who go there to seek blessing have to trek, or take ponies or palkhis, but the easiest and the fastest way to reach there is via helicopters. You can opt for helicopter services up to Sanjichhat, which is 9.5 km from Katra.
Is Ola available in Jammu?
Car Hire in Jammu available for all car types with top car rental operators at best deals and discounts. Tourist can also hire ola cab, meru cab, savaari taxi service to travel in and around Jammu.
What is the taxi fare from Jammu to Katra?
Jammu to Katra Taxi Fare
|Vehicle Type||Oneway Rate *||Per KM Rate *|
|SUV – Xylo / Ertiga / Similar||3521||82|
|Hatchback – Ritz / Indica / Similar||2639||61|
|Sedan – Swift Dzire / Toyota Etios / Similar||2639||61|
What is the best time to visit Mata Vaishno Devi Temple?
Vaishno Devi is open for pilgrims throughout the year, but the best time to undertake the journey is between the months of March and October. A lot of pilgrims visit Vaishno Devi between these months as the weather is cool and pleasant, but maximum visitors plan their trip during the Navratras.
What is the price of helicopter for Vaishno Devi?
You can now make online booking of tickets for the helicopter services running on Katra – Sanjichhat – Katra section for Mata Vaishno Devi. The return fare from Katra – Sanjichhat – Katra is Rs 2,010 and the one-way fare is Rs 1,005 (as of September 2018).
When there is snowfall in Vaishno Devi?
over a year ago. December to February is the least advisable season to visit to Vaishno Devi as the Temperature can go down to as low as -5°C. Snowfall occurs during this time.
How long is the walk to Vaishno Devi?
The 12 km climb from Katra to Vaishno Devi is on a well-paved road. If you’re running short of time or unable to do the climb, there are regular helicopter flights from Katra to Sanjhhi Chhat, followed by a 2.5 km walk. These can be booked from the Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board’s official website.
Is there ropeway from Katra to Vaishno Devi?
Vaishno Devi temple is a cave temple nestled in the divine Himalayan mountains and the only access to the temple is through the mountains. From Katra to Vaishno Devi Bhawan, you can use any of these modes of transportation, ponies, trekking, electric vehicles, ropeway, and Palki.
How many hours does it take from Katra to Vaishno Devi?
It may take anywhere from 5 to 8 hours to climb from Katra to Bhavan and about 3-6 hours to descend.
What is the price of ropeway in Vaishno Devi?
The ropeway aims to reduce travel time between Bhawan and Bhairon Temple (one-way journey) from one hour to just about three minutes. The to-and-fro journey on the Bhawan-Bhairon passenger ropeway will cost ₹ 100 per person.
Is cable car started in Vaishno Devi?
The much-awaited cable car project between Bhawan and Bhairav Ghati at Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine in Jammu was officially inaugurated today (December 24) by Governor Satya Pal Malik. Soon after the official e-inauguration, the cable car was opened for the pilgrims.
Can we go by car to Vaishno Devi?
You can go till Katra by car. Then you need to take auto or other approved mode of transport to reach the entry point. you can go till katra by car.