Located in the foothills of Trikuta Mountains in Jammu, Katra has been a popular spot for pilgrims as well as thrill seekers for decades. Whether you are setting out to the holy shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi or have signed up for adventure sports in Patnitop hill station, with the opening of Welcomhotel Katra, you can expect a luxurious stay at this crosspoint. Just 45 kilometres away from Jammu airport, the hotel is nestled amidst lush green valleys that offer stunning panoramic views, including that of the holy Trikuta Parvat.
Welcomhotel Katra houses 83 well-appointed guest rooms, a swimming pool and an array of sublime activities on-site to keep one joyfully engaged. Keeping with the brand's attempt to celebrate the region's local art and culture, miniature hand paintings created by budding artists from the region dot the hotel.
In dining, the traditional WelcomSthalika represents regional fare from Jammu region, and is prepared in Sattvik style using ingredients that are all locally sourced from the farming community. Their exclusive meal experiences will make you discover not just local delicacies but rich temple cuisine too. The WelcomCafe serves a range of dishes in international and regional cuisine.
Experiences To Watch Out
Those looking for holistic healing, Ayurveda experiences and therapies are part of Kaya Kalp Spa's offerings. For nature lovers, Patnitop hill station is just 85 kilometres drive away, which makes for a spectacular road trip with beautifully lined pine and cedar trees. Thrill seekers can sign up for river rafting in the white waters of Chenab. Katra has one of the best rafting stretches in the world with its 15km-long stretch bordered by lush green surroundings.
Welcomhotel Katra, Shrine view SMVD Chowk, Katra, Jammu and Kashmir