Muktinath Temple is one of the famous religious holy places for the Hindus.
Muktinath Pilgrimage Tour is a religious tour. Where there is a religion, there is a history. Undoubtedly, Muktinath is one of the famous religious places for the Hindus. In the eyes of the Hindus, and from the perspective of the Hindus, Muktinath is worth exploring. Muktinath a religious tour, it won’t be wrong at all. Just like the Hindus, the Buddhists hold the Muktinath in a high esteem. Altitude wise Muktinath is located at 3710 m. and distance wise it is 48 km away from north east of Jomsom. Muktinath Temple has a pagoda style design, dedicated to Lord Bishnu, in a picturesque location. When you see 108 waterspouts behind this beautiful temple, in the shape of cow headed, you have a feeling that you have self-imposed yourself in a mythological place.
Muktinath draws a lot of visitors during the festival season of Janaipurnima. Muktinath can be accessed by a flight from Pokhara to Jomsom and then drive to Muktinath via trekking or Jeep/Bus form Pokhara or Beni. Muktinath is approx. 160km from Pokhara and 360km from Kathmandu. Muktinath temple tour creates a buzz that this world is “Maya” (an illusion). Muktinath is one of the 24 Tantric places in the Tibetan Buddhist faith. According to tradition, Guru Rinpoche, who founded the Tibetan faith, stopped here to worship the Dakinis or sky dancing goddesses, on his way to Tibet. For the Hindus, the importance of the shrine is a bit different. Hindu Vashanavites consider the Muktinath shrine to be one of the eight most sacred shrines on earth. They consider the Muktinath to be one of the 108 holy places where a person should worship lord Vishnu. The desert beauty of Mustang will steal your heart, and it is mesmerizing.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu.
Meet assist at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu: Pashupatinath, Shiva Temple & Changunarayan
Early in the morning visiting to Pashupatinath temple. The biggest temple of Lord Shiva in the world. The temple has significant importance in Hindu life. It is believed that God Shiva has come to end his roaming life at Pashupatinath. In the daytime you will drive to Changunarayan temple which is located on a high hilltop of Bhaktapur district. This temple is one of the oldest Temple and had a holy belief on Lord Vishnu. In the evening drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Kathmandu - Manakamana - Pokhara
After early breakfast, drive to Kurintar (On the way to Pokhara). You will go to Manakamana Temple (wish fulfilling goddess) by cable Car. Traveling in Cable car will be a different experience. After visiting and doing puja in the Manakamana temple. Continue drive to Pokhara. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: Pokhara - Jomsom
Early morning fly from Pokhara to Jomsom (25 minutes) and approx.. 1:30hrs drive to Muktinath by Jeep. Participate to the Hindu ritual in Muktinath Temple and 108 water spot holy bath. After visit Temple, back to Jomsom via Kagbeni. Explore around Jomsom & Museum. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 05: Jomsom - Pokhara
After early breakfast, fly back to Pokhara. Transfer to Hotel. Explore to visit Pokahra including Boating at Phewa lake and visit Barahi Temple, Seti River George, David’s fall, Mahadev cave and Bindabasini Temple. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 06: Pokhara - Kathmandu
After breakfast, scenic drive back to Kathmandu. Rest. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 07: Departure
After breakfast, Transfer to the International airport to connect onward flight.
• Airport pickup & drop off using appreciate vehicle
• Twin share hotel accommodation at respective hotels on BB (Bed & Breakfast) Basis
• Local English speaking guide (Other languages speaking guides also available on request)
• All sightseeing tours transfer using appreciate vehicle (depend on group size)
• Necessary entrance fees as per itinerary
• International flight ticket to/from Nepal
• Nepal visa fee - (visa is upon arrival at Kathmandu airport or border)
• Beverage and expenses of personal nature
• Any Optional Tours, extension of tours, hotel accommodation etc.
• Tips to guide, porters, drivers etc.
• Personal Insurance
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