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About Katra Destination in Kashmir
Situated at the base of the Trikuta Mountains, Katra, a major religious destination in Jammu, is the base camp for the devotees who are visiting the sacred shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi. The expedition to the shrine from Katra is a walking journey of around 13 km and is full of beautiful views, and although it is visited throughout the year, the best time to visit it is from March to October.
Travelers can easily access Katra, a small town in Udhampur District, from Jammu city, which is around 45 km away.
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