First of all Hotel City Residency (TRC) Katra, one of the best hotels in katra, situated at the main Katra Chowk 45 km from Jammu. Most noteworthy Hotel City Centre has the most economical accommodation of double bedrooms, dormitory type accommodation, 4 bedded, 8 bedded and a hall for 10 persons. It is the property of JKTDC katra.
Katra, as it is popularly known, is a small town in Udhampur district of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir situated in the foothills of the Trikuta Mountains, where the holy shrine of Vaishno Devi is located. It is also located approx 50 km from the city of Jammu.
Katra is the bottom camp for pilgrims World Health Organization visits Vaishno Devi. it’s a thriving business trade that provides lots of hotels, guest homes, restaurants, dhabas, fast-food joints that match all types of budgets. Free accommodation is provided by some registered trusts within the kind of Sarais for the poor. the number of pilgrims that visit the shrine once a year has exaggerated from one.4 million in 1986 to eight.2 million in a pair of009. Over the years, loads have modified, however finally one shouldn’t miss the chance to run through the most bazaar (market) for getting (do not forget/hesitate to barter a bit) souvenirs, dry fruits, woolen clothes, hosiery, animal skin jackets, etc.
To reach Vaishno Devi temple the pilgrims have to register at the Katra before starting the trek. By registering, the pilgrims get accidental insurance while on the trek for 1 lakh INR. It is a trek of 10.5 km.
Hotel City Residency (JKTDC) is a budget hotel in Katra with facilities like travel desk, banquets, restaurants, room services and group bookings, suitable for all cadre.
Main Katra Chowk, Vaishno Devi, Katra- 182301, Jammu & Kashmir, India, India. Environment-friendly auto rickshaws and helicopter services also have started nowadays to make the journey a pleasant one. We took food at MONORANJAN DHABA/PUNJABI HAVELI/POOJA VAISHNO DHABA. You will not get non-veg.
JKTDC DB AC ROOMS – Rs. 1,250/ Night
NON AC – Rs. 850 / Night
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