Make sure to obtain yatra slip from the yatra registration counter of Sri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board. The counter remains open every day in a week and is located adjacent to bus stand and taxi stand. The opening time: 6.00am to 10.00 pm. It is free of cost if obtained directly from the counter. Online yatra slip can also be obtained against fee of Rs.50 by login on www.mavaishnodevi.org. Yatri would not be able to move beyond Ban Ganga Check post unless he/she carries the yatra slip.
Get permission for carrying video camera, if interested.
Check the Identity cards of the Pony, Palki, Pithoo before hiring them. Do not pay more than the approved rates.
Carry as less luggage as possible, since all necessary facilities like food, drink, blanket, accessories are available enroute.
Walk on the assigned track only and enjoy the beauty of the nature. Wrong track can lead to disastrous results.
Deposit all your excess belongings at the cloak room, before you start the journey. Cloak room facilities are absolutely free of cost.
Made donation at the donation counters and get the receipts duly signed.
Throw the waste in waste or garbage box only.
If anyone wants to get rented accommodation then he/she need to get reservation done from enquiry and reservation counter.