Its another year of 2018 and the Sarv Shakti Sevak Sanstha; the official Machail Mata Management Committee is all geared up for Machail Yatra 2018 this summer. The official dates have been finalized under the Presidentship of Sh. Nek Ram Manhas and around 80 members of the committee and devotees in the meeting. The Machail Yatra 2018 will commence from 25th July onwards upto 5th September.

Machail Yatra 2018

Keeping in view the heavy rush of pilgrims the previous year, it has been decided for the first time in the history of Machail Yatra that the official duration of Yatra be increased to 40 days which otherwise used to be of 30 days during the month of August.

What is the Machail Yatra Helicopter fare for 2018?

Machail Yatra Helicopter fare for 2018 has been fixed at Rs.2200 for Gulabgarh – Machail or Machail – Gulabgarh (oneway) route and Gulabgarh – Machail – Gulabgarh (Return) at Rs. 4400. There is no concession of fare this year for the children, it has been kept the same as that of the adults.

The two companies that are engaged for flying pilgrims to the Holy shrine of Machail Mata are Heritage Private Ltd. and PawanHans.

During the Yatra period the aviation facility offered by the chopper companies and Langar services will continue to run throughout the official Machail Yatra 2018 schedule for the pilgrims coming in from all over the country.

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The year 2018 has turned out to be historic so far for the Machail Yatra. The Yatra has already crossed historic milestone in terms of the number of pilgrims paying obeisance at the Holy Shrine of Mata Machail in Paddar. Let’s share some figures with you.

Machail Yatra 2018 Figure
The 50,000 mark was achieved within 15 days of the start of Yatra. It took another 12 days to cross the historic figure of 2,00,000. These are the official figures, while the number of pilgrims visiting the Holy Shrine might be much higher.

Machail Yatra 2018 official fig

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  1. Sir, pls tell me any other counter in Jammu for ticket booking for machail, as jagat tour and travel, Jammu don’t have availability from 1st August, 2018 to 25th August 2018.

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