Nestled in the Trikuta Mountains of Jammu and Kashmir, Katra serves as the bustling base town for the sacred Vaishno Devi pilgrimage. This vibrant town is a crucial starting point for millions of pilgrims embarking on a spiritual journey to the revered Vaishno Devi shrine. Katra is adorned with markets, offering religious souvenirs and traditional handicrafts. Pilgrims can choose between a challenging trek or opt for helicopter rides to reach the sacred temple. Beyond its religious significance, Katra boasts a unique blend of cultural richness and natural charm, making it a hub for both spiritual seekers and tourists exploring the scenic landscapes of the region.