Vaishno Devi occupies a crucial place among all the pilgrims in India and is the most popular holy shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi also known as Mata Rani.
The shrine is located at a height of more that 5000 feet in the Trikuta Hills of the Shivalik Range and is the most populist shrine visited by the pilgrims after the Tirupati Balaji temple of Andhra Pradesh. At a distance of thirteen kilometers from Katra the shrine of Mata Vaishnavi is in a hundred feet long cave with a narrow opening. A subtle presence of spirituality and the picturesque and serene locale around this holy shrine attracts more and more tourists every year to Vaishno Devi. There are various other temples worth visiting like the Bhairon (Bhairav) Temple, Ardh Kuwari, Ban Ganga Temple, Charan Paduka Temple and the Bhumika Temple.