Muktinath holds a great meaning on its own. "Mukti" means "preservation” or Nirvana" and "Nath" mean "God or Master". Mukti holds a huge meaning for all religious people all over south Asian sub-continent.Muktinath is derived from Sanskrit name. It carries lots of cultural and religious values amongst the Hindus ,Buddhist .It has got its own religious overtone and a sort of touching ring to it for the devoted Hindus. The name is synthesis of two words - (the provider of preservation).It has been one such holy site.This place is visited by thousands of devotees flock for attaining the much sought after Freedom from the cycle of birth and rebirth. It is an passionate wish or a dream of every people if you may say, of every Hindu to get moksha from this cycle taking births over and over again. It is belief of the Hindus that this world is an illusion on itself and a visit to Muktinath will help them achieve that goal. Since then it is called as Muktinath. The Hindus call it Muktichhetra (place of redemption).Muktinath is also one of the four religious sites. Many Shaligrams or Ammonite found during Muktinath Yatra.Here,hindus consider it as a embodiment of lord Vishnu and worship them. According to Hindu, Because of Brinda's Curse myth lord bishnu turned into shaligram. Muktinath Temple is opened throughout the year but especially in Rishitarpani, Ram Nawami, and Bijay Dashami.During this time, thousands of pilgrims visit muktinath to celebrate the festival.
Day 01 : Kathmandu arrival and evening Pashupatinath aarati darshan.
Day 02 : Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara - 6 hrs .
Day 03 : Fly to Jomsom (15mins) and drive to Muktinath (1:30hrs) - Jomsom.
Day 04 : Fly back to Pokhara and Pokhara City Tour.
After the arrival in Kathmandu, Limitless Vacation wills manage everything to pick you up from the airport & transfer to the hotel. In the late afternoon, you can take rest at our hotel room. In the evening, there will be a welcome dinner hosted by Limitless Vacation for dinner; you will be served excellent Nepalese cuisine which will just left you mesmerized with countries delicious food variation.
Included meals: Dinner
Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara.
We will have breakfast then we will leave for Pokhara, also known as The Lake City which posses the large number of lakes in the country. Upon our arrival in Pokhara we are welcomed with spectacular views of the Himalayas including Dhaulagiri (8,167m/26,794ft), Manaslu (8,156m/26,759ft), Machhapuchhre (6,993m/22,943ft), the five peaks of Annapurna and others. We then check-in to our hotel and take a rest. We may also amble in thebeautiful cleanest streets of country in pokhara and just enjoy being in one of the most glamorous cities of Nepal. Overnight in Pokhara.
Fly From Pokhara to Jomsom and drive to Muktinath - Jomsom.
Breakfast at Hotel and transfer to domestic airport for your flight to Jomsom. Flight has been operated early morning & will take about 15 minute times to land at Jomsom. Hotel Check In, then walk around 15 minutes to reach at Jeep Station and drive to Muktinath by local sharing jeep (1.30 hrs) along the Kaligandaki river. Reach at Ranipauwa and walk about 20 minute to reach muktinath temple & having holy bath and darsan then walk down to the ranipauwa .Those that can’t walk can hire a motor bike by paying extra to bike driver. Drive back to Jomsom by sharing jeep.
Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara and Pokhara City Tour
In this morning you will be fly back to Pokhara, Pick up from Airport and transfer to Hotel. After Breakfast proceed to Pokhara city sightseeing places to visit like:
The Phewa Lake, the second largest lake in Nepal, adds to the enchanting beauty of Pokhara. The changing light of the sun on the Phewa Lake provides visual serenity to the lovers of nature. On the eastern side of the lake, visitors can find a cluster of restaurants and pubs. Along with these attractions, boating, sailing, kayaking, canoeing, swimming, bird watching, fishing and angling are some of the activities which you can participate in at
Phewa Lake In the midst of the lake stands the Barahi Temple, , where animal and bird sacrifices are offered to the goddess Varahi by Hindu worshippers every Saturday.
David's Fall is a charming little waterfall located about 2 km southwest of the Pokhara Airport on the Siddhartha Highway. Also located very close to David's Fall is Gupteswar Gupha, a mysteriously sacred cave that holds special value for Hindus since a phallic symbol of Lord Shiva is perfectly preserved here in the condition it was discovered in. Locally, it is also named as Gupteswar Mahadev.
Bindhabasini Temple is the oldest religious shrine in Pokhara built in the 16th century. The main shrine of the temple is dedicated to the Goddess Durga where Hindu worshippers flock to perform sacrifices, especially on Saturday.
Mahendra Gupha and Chamere Gufa are two other major, attractive natural sites reached after a two-hour walk north of Pokhara. The Mahendra Gupha is known as the ‘House of Bats’ and Chamere Gufa(Bat’s Cave) are aptly named owing to the number of bats living within theirwalls.
Seti Gandaki Gorge a wonder of nature that goes underground, vanishing from sight in many places along its route through the city. At various points the river is barely two meters wide and cuts a deep, narrow valley. . A good spot for watching the river below is Mahendra Pul, a small bridge at the center of the city.
The Old Bazaar 4 km away from Phewa Lake, is a traditional bazaar and a colorful gathering place for an ethnically diverse group of traders. The temples and monuments bear a close resemblance to the Newari architecture of Kathmandu Valley and retain much of its original charm. The old bazaar is also home to one of Pokhara's most important shrines, the Brindhyabasini Mandir.
Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Breakfast at Hotel, & transfer to Tourist Bus stand and take your seat & drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist coach, which takes about six hours. While driving from Pokhara to Kathmandu, En route, you could enjoy the mountain views, green sceneries, rice terrace fields, vegetable fields and people being engaged in their daily life activities. From Naubishe you climb up to Thankot, the gateway to capital city. You can also fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu which takes about 25 minutes
After breakfast you will have some free time until the time to leave the international airport for your final departure.