Vaishno Devi is regarded as one of the holiest pilgrimages and the famous cave abodes the Mata Vaishno Devi temple at the Trikuta Mountains. It is one of the oldest holy shrines in India, and devotees from all across the world come here to seek blessings.
Here the goddess is manifested in three forms namely Maha Kali, Maha Saraswati, and Maha Lakshmi Known by various names such as Mata Rani, Trikuta, or Vaishnavi. The trek to the temple is a 13 km path with mesmerizing views throughout.
Vaishno Devi’s trip with family must be well planned while choosing trekking as your mode to reach from Katra to Bhawan which is nearly 13 km. There are two routes from Katra to Ardhkuwari, each differing in distance and the same is with Ardhkuwari to Bhawan having two routes.
Bhairavnath shrine is a few more kilometers up the Vaishno Devi temple, you can either trekk to the temple, or there are many ponies and palkies available on the route.