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Vaishno Devi Mandir

Katra-Reasi Rd | Bhavan, Katra, Jammu City 492001, India
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Jai Mata di

After 20 years I was able to go to mata's darbar , and it would not be possible without maa's... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
deepakvbn
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Mathura, India
A memorable trek to the Shrine

The trek to the Bhawan of Maa Vaishnodevi was a fulfilling experience. We were 3 ladies aged 50... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
binithasajith
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Mumbai, India
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Vaishno Devi, also known as Mata Rani, Trikuta and Vaishnavi, is a manifestation of the Hindu Mother Goddess of MahaKali, MahaSaraswati and MahaLakshmi.
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Katra-Reasi Rd | Bhavan, Katra, Jammu City 492001, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After 20 years I was able to go to mata's darbar , and it would not be possible without maa's blessings. Had lovely darshan despite being peak season.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The trek to the Bhawan of Maa Vaishnodevi was a fulfilling experience. We were 3 ladies aged 50 years who began the trek with a lot of anxiety and apprehension. But the trek happened without much difficulty. Being our first trip we decided to go...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You know what this place is to us hindu devotees and I need not say anything but to complete the 100 letters I am writing this.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Man se mangi gayi murad poori karti hai maiya. The facilities provided by Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board is awesome. Only thing which has to be improved is staying facility at bhawan. Otherwise excellent.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been visiting the holy shrine for last so many years...but was really disappointed to see the state of affairs this time. Something has to be done to manage the number of people visiting...it has become overcrowded and the facilities are not able to...More

2  Thank sh0nalin
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is really nice to visit shri mata vaishno devi mandir.This place is heaven to earth, as i am localite i suggest everyone to come this holy place and enjoy ur fantastic trip. it will be full of joy, excitement to visit this spiritual place....More

3  Thank nitiappki
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good spiritual place, must visit once in lifetime. It's 13Km journey by climbing the hill and feel the nature and spirit once you reach at top.

1  Thank Vikas B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From Mumbai take direct train to katra or by flight it's on you.if you really wanna enjoy then track 14 k.m of mountain climbing ,the track is well maintained with sheds,snack shops,benches and water very easy access. If you are tracking then start your track...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ma vaiahno Devi gives you all the strength to climb up all 14 km stretch with no pain, so many pilgrims are walking with you and its quite happy surrounding out there. Ride with ponies have it's own thrill, don't forget to bargain before hiring...More

3  Thank Vijay J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With God's grace, we got a chance to visit Vaishno Devi mandir last year July. Walking path is good and with company of people, one can walk in 5-6 hours. After half distance, one can also take electric rikshaw to reach upside near the temple....More

2  Thank Anand_Pune_Travel
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Indrajit S
19 June 2018|
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Response from Shitansh S | Reviewed this property |
it will be little pleasant weather as sun will start getting down , i am suggesting to start from Banganga (beginning)
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RahulNagar
18 June 2018|
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Response from salok20 | Reviewed this property |
You can spend 2 nights in patnitop hill station. You can see snow top mountains and really feel the beauty of Kashmir without going to Kashmir.its safe and good place to visit.then spend 2 days in Jammu.visit the local... More
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BHARATDAVE
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Response from salok20 | Reviewed this property |
You get special VIP entry at veshno devi mandir on helicopter booking also no need to book online .You can book diractly for karta.very frequent and easily available.so you reach karta then decide also and trimmings are not... More
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