Another beautiful tourist destination in Jammu and Kashmir, Katra is not only know for its astonishing natural beauty but also as the gateway to the holy shrine of Vaishno Devi. Resting in the laps of Trikuta Mountains, the beautiful small town of Katra is an major base for pilgrims on way to visiting the temple of Mata Vaishno Devi shrine, all pilgrimages are need to register at Katra, which not only would add to your safety but also comes with an insurance of INR 1 lakh for the 13.5 km journey to the shrine. Katra situated at an height of approximately 750 metres, also enjoys the stupefying natural that the rest of Kashmir is blessed with and since it is an major pilgrimage base accommodation facilities are among the best in the state Below listed are a few readymade packages to visit Katra and the holy shrine of Vaishno Devi. Care has been taken to provide the best facilities available on ground such as accommodation, travel, food and other activites such as registration and sightseeing. But if you wish to plan your own course feel free to use iTravelplanner.