About Katra : Katra or Katra Vaishno Devi, as it is popularly known, is a small town in Jammu and Kashmir, India, situated in the foothills of the Trikuta Mountains, where the holy shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi is located. It is part of the Udhampur District and is located 42 km from the city of Jammu.
Country Inn & Suites by Calrson - Katra - Hotel's Convenient Location in Katra near Vaishno Devi. Stay on Jammu-Katra Highway, within minutes of the area's sacred temples and famous attractions, at the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Vaishno. Set amidst nine acres of lush green landscape in the Himalayan ranges, this full-service hotel boasts spectacular views from the on-site dining, indoor and outdoor meeting space and select suites with balconies. You can relax with 24-hour room service and a professional massage from Revive Spa after a busy day exploring the shrines near this hotel's location in Katra, including Vaishno Devi. Additional nearby attractions include Patnitop, Katra Town and Shiv Khori, and the hotel is a picturesque, 60-minute drive from the airport.
About Katra - Katra Town, lying in the foot of Trikuta Mountains, 48 kms. from Jammu, serves as the base camp for visiting the famous shrine of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi, which is approachable on foot along a 13 kms long well laid footpath. Every year, more than 4.5 million pilgrims pass through Katra on their way to the holy shrine.
The cave shrine of Mata Vasihnodeviji or Trikuta Bhagwati (alt: 5,200 ft.) has been a beacon of faith and fulfilment to millions of devotees from all over the world.
The White Hotel - Katra. The endless beauty of this part of the world never fails to harm the viewers with its changing scenes from dazzling white snow to the winters to blooming fragrance of Spring. White Hotel is a 200 room Hotel located at the base of the Vaishnovdevi shrine in Jammu. The rooms overlook the Valley from one end and the Mountains from the other. For religious devotees, a glimpse of the Vaishnovdevi Shrine is a spritual journey of deep faith and fulfillment.