Katra Town and Mata Vaishno Devi near Hotel's Location
Whether you're planning an exciting vacation or a holy pilgrimage, you'll find the Country Inn & Suites Vaishno provides a convenient location near attractions in Katra. Visit Mata Vaishno Devi near this hotel's location to explore the holy cave, and then tour the various temples along the Jammu-Katra Highway. Guests can easily enjoy the area's spiritual sites, unique shops and delicious restaurants nearby. Take advantage of the natural beauty in this area by going hiking or skiing.
Enjoy these attractions near the Country Inn & Suites:
- Jammu City
Be sure to visit the Raghunathji Temple, Ranbireshwar Temple, Bage-e-Bahu, Amar Mahal Museum and Mansar Lake in the city of temples, Jammu.
- Katra Town (7 km)
Located just 15 minutes from the Country Inn & Suites, Katra Town serves as a base camp for devotees visiting the Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine. Enjoy a number of restaurants, shops and cultural experiences during your visit.
- Mata Vaishno Devi (13 km)
This holy cave, where, according to Hindu epic, the spiritual being Mata Vaishnavi merged her human form with her creators to make the three Supreme Energies, is a pilgrimage site for more than five million devotees and tourists each year. You can make the 12-km trek to the Holy Cave of the Mother, located at an altitude of 5,200 ft.
- Patnitop (80 km)
Patnitop, one of the beautiful Hill Stations of J&K State, is situated near Jammu Srinagar National Highway at an altitude of 6,880 ft. above sea level. Patnitop circuit includes tourist attractions like Sanasar, Nathatop, Mantalai and places of religious importance like Gourikund and Sudhmahadev.
- Shiv Khori (80 km)
This 1,000-meter cave houses a naturally formed Shiva-lingam (Lord Shiva) that is over a meter tall. It is considered second only to Mata Vaishno Devi in religious importance. A major annual fair held here during Shivratri draws devotees in large numbers.
Katra Vaishno Devi transportation sites:
- Banganga (7 km)
- Jammu Airport (45 km)
- Jammu Railway (40 km)