A pilgrimage to the holy cave of Shri Maa Vaishno Devi is the holiest pilgrimages of modern time. This is considered as the most wish fulfilling centre of pilgrimage. The holy shrine of Shri Maa Vaishno Devi is located in the three peaked mountain name Trikuta. The holy cave is located at an altitude of 5200 feet. The Yatra trek strectches to 12 kms from Darshanidwar in Katra. The number of devotee visiting every year exceeds one crore. The manifestation of Maa Vaishno Devi as one of 108 Shakti Peetha, is in shape of three natural rock formation called Pindies. There are no statues or idols inside the holy cave.Darshans are open round the clock throughout the year.
Bulawa call: “Maa Aap Bulandi” the mother herself calls. A person needs to take one step and leave the rest to her, and the journey/task is completed by divine blessing.
Helicopter service tariff w.e.f. 03/09/2015
Katra / Sanjichat / Katra (Return) – Rs. 2340
Katra / Sanjichat (One way) – Rs.1170
Sanjichat / Katra (One way) – Rs. 1170
We have no booking & reservations rights for Helicopter tickets. All distribution of tickets are done by Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board only. Current booking tickets (only on date of travel ) are available on the ticket counter of SMVDSB, Niharika Bhawan, Katra . Online booking on the official website of SMVDSB can be done maximum 60 days and minimum 04 days in advance from the date of journey/ booking. The online booking opens exactly 60 days in advance at 10AM hours. Online ticket booking for Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Helicopter service is available only on the following contact details:-
Website for booking Heli- Tickets www.maavaishnodevi.org
Online Section: 01991-232887 / 01991-232820
For more details please visit website of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine board www.maavaishnodevi.org