TOW is pleased to announce its launch of Mata Vaishnodevi Rail Tour Package travelling directly to Katra by train. Our valuable guests availing the package will experience the train journey in the historic Shri Shakti Express - the first Express train to operate in the Katra Rail Route. The train traverses through eight tunnels and 29 minor bridges en route.
The package is designed to suit the devotees of Mata Vaishnodevi willing to return back on the same day to New Delhi after visiting the Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine.

Tour Code:- NDR04
Tour Itinerary: New Delhi - Katra - New Delhi

Package Details (NDR04)

 Package Name & Code


 Destination Covered


 Travelling Mode

Shri Shakti Express (22461-62)

 Station/Departure Time Ex Delhi

 NDLS / 17:30 HRS


3 AC




CPAI (1Breakfast)

 Hotel Name

IRCTC Katra Guest House or similar

Package Tariff:




Child Fare





Note: Full berth/seat is being allotted to children between the age of 05 to 11 years. Hence, Full Adult Fare as per revised Railway guidelines.
The tour is subject to booking of minimum
The above package price is as on date of booking. However, in case of increase in input costs such as railway fare or any other expenses   beyond the control of TOW, the guests are liable to pay the additional amount before commencement of journey.
TOW does not provide any facility of VIP/Priority Entry/Darshan at any monuments/shrines/places of interest mentioned in the itinerary. 
TOW shall not be responsible for any loss of sight-seeing/Darshan, nor shall be liable for any refunds in case the Darshan/Sight-   seeing/Visit cannot be completed owing to reasons such as delay in train arrivals, transport breakdown, heavy rush, closure by govt. Agencies etc.


  • Comfortable train journey in 3 Tier AC.
  • Wash & Change facility at Katra.
  • Breakfast.
  • Locker facility.
  • Yatra Slip assistance at the Slip counter of Katra Railway Station.
  • Transfers to & from Banganga.
  • Place dormitory bed to relax for 1 -2 hrs after return from Vaishnodevi Shrine.
Frequency of Tour: Daily Ex NDLS at 17:30hrs
Group Capacity & Train Class : 10 in 3AC
Hotel Stay Included:  IRCTC Katra Guest House or Similar 

Package Itinerary

Day 01:  Departure from New Delhi
Depart from New Delhi Railway station by train no. 22461 Shri Shakti Express at 17:30 hrs. Overnight on board

Day 02: Arrival - Katra (SVDK) & Departure Katra
Arrive Katra Railway Station at 05:10 hrs. Check in at AC dormitory for wash & change (Guests to bring their own bath linen, toiletries and Chains & locks for lockers). Breakfast at the Guest House. Drop till Banganga. After Darshan at the Shrine pick up from Banganaga. Return back to the guest house in the evening and relax at the assigned AC dormitory. Check out at around 22:15 hrs to board at 23:05 hrs. train no. 22462, Shri Shakti Express. Overnight on board.

Day 03: Arrival New Delhi
Arrival New Delhi station around 10:35 hrs.
Tour Ends


Important notes for guests
  • Above itinerary is only indicative. TOW reserve the rights to change the above tour program in view of operational problem / local circumstances. 
  • Train timings mentioned are indicative only and subject to change without any prior notice as governed by concerned Railway. All guests are required to check and confirm the same with the Railway.
  • Please go through the itinerary, inclusions, exclusions, Terms & Conditions and cancellation policy of the package before booking.


    • Any portage at railway station & hotels, tips, insurance, mineral water, telephone charges, laundry and all items of personal nature.
    • Transfers.
    • Bath linen, toiletries for wash & change.
    • Chain & Locks for lockers.
    • Any Still / Video Camera fees, entrance fees for monuments and any activities suggested in the itinerary are chargeable direct.
    • Any additional meals / en route meals, sight-seeing and activities other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
    • Entrance fees.
    • Any service not specified in inclusions.
  • Standard check-in time in hotel is 12 noon. Although we take due care that check-in is provided early is permitted, under unavoidable circumstances, check in may have to be maintained as per Hotel Policy.
  • TOW reserves the right to cancel the Tour Programme at any point of time arising out of various exigencies beyond its control. In such an event, maximum liability of TOW shall be limited to the Package Amount paid by the guest.
  • The package price is as on date of booking. However, in case of increase in input costs such as railway fare or any other expenses beyond the control of TOW, the guests are liable to pay the additional amount before commencement of journey.
  • TOW reserves the right to change the itinerary due to unavoidable circumstances, including but not limited to, bad weather, train delays/cancellations etc. Under such circumstances, TOW shall make best alternative arrangements guest are liable to pay any additional costs for making such arrangements. TOW shall not be responsible for any loss of sightseeing, visits to planned sites in the itinerary.
  • TOW doesn't guarantee Darshan at the shrine/places of interest/monuments mentioned in the itinerary.
  • TOW will not entertain any VIP Entry/Priority Darshan at any monuments/shrines/places of interest mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Seat allocation in trains is done in a random manner and TOW shall not entertain requests for any preferential seat allocation.
  • It is mandatory to carry the identity proof provided by the client at the time of booking .The other passangers travelling need to carry a valid photo id card during the package tour. The valid Photo ID Card are Aadhaar, Voter id card, Passport, Driving Licence, PAN Card, Credit Cards with Photo, Cards issued by Central/State Goverment and Student ID cards with photo issued by School/College for their students.
  • While we take due care in keeping the information on these pages updated, train timings, hotel rules, opening & closing hours at onuments/museums/parks/gardens/shrines and sites mentioned in the itinerary etc. may change and may not be updated on the pages. TOW does.

Terms & Conditions

Cancellation Policy:
For cancellation of your ticket, please contact to us. If the user wishes to cancel his ticket, cancellation rules for Land (Holiday) and Rail Tour Packages as under:

No. of days before commencement of Trip*

Total Deductions

Up to 15 days (excluding departure date)

Rs. 250 /- per passenger

Up to 8-14 days (excluding departure date)

25 % of the package cost

Up to 4-7 days (excluding departure date)

50 % of the package cost

Less than 4 days

100 % of the package cost

Terms and Conditions:
1. In case of partial cancellation please note that occupancy conversion charges will be applicable.
2. In case of cancellation of Counter bookings, copy of pan card of the guest in whose name refund is claimed shall be required.