Muktinath Pilgrimage Tour


Muktinath Pilgrimage Tour

Muktinath is one of the very high profiled temples, one of the Divya Desam of  Hindus, particularly Vaisnabaits, tradition but also worshipped by Buddhists. We operate this package for 9 days. During Tour to Kathmandu-Muktinath, you will get the opportunity to explore the unique crafts, carvings, and sculptures of Nepalese cultural and religious heritage sites while enjoying the wonderful natural panorama of this country. Muktinath pilgrimage tour covers the popular tourist destinations of Nepal including Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Muktinath.

The tour begins with the temples in Kathmandu, mainly UNESCO World Heritage Cultural Sites including  Pashupatinath, Bauddhanath, Swayambhunath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. This follows the drive to Pokhara city but covering Manakamana Temple on the way. From enchanting Pokhara, we fly to Jomsom and then drive to Muktinath.

Muktinath pilgrimage tour
Muktinath Pilgrimage Tour

Holy travel to Muktinath

Muktinath in Nepal is a famous pilgrimage site of Nepal equally sacred for both Hindus and Buddhists. In fact, Hindus consider this place as the ‘Muktikshethra’, the place of salvation where Buddhists have their own belief that this is the place where Guru Rinpoche (Padmasambhava) meditated. You can explore the central temple of God Vishnu and 108 water-sprouts. Muktinath is 105th among the all 108 Divya Desam, main Vaisnava holy sites in India and Nepal. After Muktinath visit, a day will be dedicated to sightseeing around beautiful lakes and the clean city of Pokhara. Then the tour group flies back to Kathmandu.

Short Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara via Manakamana Temple
Day 04: Flight from Pokhara to Jomsom and Jeep Drive to Muktinath
Day 05: Jeep Drive from Muktinath to Jomsom
Day 06: Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara
Day 07: Pokhara city sightseeing
Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu
Day 09: Final Departure

Check List

The following gives you a general idea of the personal items that you can bring for the trek. The personal items are of individual interest and choice. The most important fact that one should keep on mind is that one should have enough clothes to tackle the cold weather in the Himalayas.

In a supported trek, heavy items are carried by porters or yaks and personal belongings that you may need for the day like money, water bottle, rain gear, camera, sun cream, and toilet paper, etc. should be carried by yourself. So you are briefed to pack items in two different bags.

We will supply complimentary water and windproof duffel bag which you can use on the trek and is carried by porter/s. The duffel bag is yours to keep after the trek. You can leave your bag with your non-trek items at the hotel in Kathmandu and collect them after the trek.

General

Daypack

Upper Body – Head / Ears / Eyes

Hand

Instant hand warmers are always nice in a pinch, but really shouldn’t be necessary on the trek. Bringing appropriate hand protection as recommended above, should be sufficient (optional).

Core Body

Lower Body – Legs

 All clothing should be kept dry using waterproof stuff sacks or large puncture resistant plastic bags.

Feet

Medicines and First Aid Kits

(Please note our guide will also carry the first aid kit bag during the trek. However, we still recommend you to bring your personal first aid kit as well)

Miscellaneous, but Important!

Optional

Binoculars (Optional)

 

Please Note: Tight fitting, figure-hugging clothing, such as those made with Lycra can often be offensive to locals, especially to women. If you find these items comfortable as a base layer, please pack something to wear on top of them.

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Tour Package : : 1500 Itinerary : : Tour Duration : : 15 Days Main Attraction : : Muktinath Tour Rating : : 5

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, the representative from us. We will receive you at Tribhuvan International Airport and transfer you to the hotel.

Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Today, you will have a full-day guided sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley. We will mainly cover the UNESCO World Heritage Cultural Sites in Kathmandu. After having breakfast in the morning, we drive to Pashupatinath, which is the holiest temple of Lord Shiva. Pashupatinath Temple is one of the four most important religious sites in Asia for Shiva Devotees. This temple was built in the 5th century and later on renovated by Malla Kings. Gold plated roof, four silver doors, and wood carvings of the most exceptional quality are some main highlights of this temple. After the sightseeing of Pashupatinath Temple, we drive to Bauddhanath. Which is one of the oldest and the largest Buddhist monastery is known as Little Tibet. We then visit Swayambhunath, which also popularly known as The Monkey Temple. In the remaining time, we take our time to explore famous and historic Kathmandu Durbar Square. And finally, we return to the hotel where we stay overnight.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara via Manakamana Temple
Today, we leave Kathmandu as we have to reach Pokhara. We drive in the morning after taking our morning breakfast. On the way, we will stop at Kurintar to visit Manakamana Temple. We will travel through Cable Car to reach the Manakamana temple situated at the top of the hill. After exploring the temple, we continue our drive to Pokhara. On reaching Pokhara, we check into the hotel.

Day 04: Flight from Pokhara to Jomsom and Jeep Drive to Muktinath
We catch our scheduled flight to Jomsom from Pokhara today. Of course, this 30-minute long scenic flight to Jomsom will be a fantastic experience for you. On reaching Jomsom, we drive to Muktinath via Jeep. We will have many things to explore in Muktinath Area. We stay overnight at Muktinath.

Day 05: Jeep Drive from Muktinath to Jomsom
Today, we take our time to explore the Muktinath Temple, which is one of the great pilgrimage sites of Nepal having sacred importance for both Hindus and Buddhists. After exploring the Muktinath Area, we drive to Jomsom via Jeep. We stay overnight at the lodge in Jomsom.

Day 06: Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara
We catch our scheduled flight to Pokhara to today. On reaching Pokhara, we check into the hotel. In the remaining time, we explore the lakeside and enjoy boating at Fewa Lake for about an hour. We stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 07: Pokhara city sightseeing
Today, we will have a full-day guided sightseeing tour of Pokhara city. Pokhara, being one of the most beautiful tourist destinations, offers a lot of natural wonders. You can witness beautiful snowcapped mountains, including Mount Annapurna, and Machhapuchchhre is reflecting in the beautiful Fewa Lake. Early in the morning, we drive to Sarangkot for having an excellent sunrise view. Then, we cover Bindawasini Temple, Mahendra Cave, Bat’s Cave, Davis Falls, Begnas Lake, and Museum among many other places. After sightseeing, we return to the hotel and stay overnight.

Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu
We drive back to Kathmandu today. And in the remaining time, you can take your time for last-minute shopping in Kathmandu, or you can also explore the more parts of Kathmandu valley. We stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 09: Final Departure
Today, you will depart to your destination. So, we transfer you to the airport from where you catch the returning flight to your hometown.

Includes & Excludes

Cost Included:


  • 02 nights twin sharing accommodation on BB plan in Kathmandu (Like: Normal, three stars, four stars or 5stars)
  •  02 nights twin sharing accommodation on BB plan in Pokhara.
  • All Transportation via private Like Kathmandu sightseeing with pick up drop, Kathmandu to Nagarkot to Gorkha to Pokhara to Chitwan To Kathmandu With AC
  • Welcome dinner with Nepali Traditional Food.
  • Pokhara Boating for hours.
  • English speaking Guide during tours.
  • All sightseeing entry fee
  • During tours, Min. water(Drinking Water).

Cost Excluded:


  • International flights Fare
  • Airport departure taxes (from Nepal).
  • Personal travel insurance.
  • lunch and dinner
  • And domestic flight expenses of a personal nature such as alcohol, bottled drinks including bottled water, snacks, laundry, excess baggage fees, battery charge, telephone, phone calls, tips for guides and crew members or drivers.

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