In this Muktinath Temple Tour package from Kathmandu, you will be driving from Kathmandu to Pokhara by 35 seated Tourist Bus.Then you will fly from Pokhara to Jomsom by 18 seated Twin Otter small plane.After arriving jomsom,we will drive from Jomsom to Muktinath by 10 seated sharing Jeep. We will be able to reach to Muktinath Temple just in 2 days from Kathmandu and 1 day from Pokhara. This temple is also mistakenly spelled as Mukthinath.
Muktinath Temple is located in the Mustang District of Nepal .It is located in an altitude of 3710 meters above sea level in Annapurna Conservation Area, Ranipauwa. Muktinath Temple is covered in one of the famous trekking route (Annapurna Circuit Trek after crossing Thorong-La Pass Mountain) that starts from Beni and ends at Pokhara.this famous temple is also covered in nepals one of the famous trekking route(Annapurna Circuit Trek )after crossing Thorong-La pass mountain.This route start from Beni and ends at Pokhara.
According to the Hindu Legend, when lord god Shiva was wandering with the corse of Sati Devi, her forehead is believed to have fallen here. So,This famous temple is also considered as one of the 51 Shakti peethams. Believing on getting salvation, Many Hindus and Buddhist devotees take bath under chilled water that are continuously flowing from 106 bull headed waterspouts.These bull headed waterspouts are found in the backyard of the temple.
During the journey to Muktinath Temple you can enjoy the beautiful landscape, panoramic and glamorous Annapurna Rage Mountain's view, delightful waterfalls and more. So,Lets include Muktinath Temple in your next destination list and visit Nepal.
Arrival at Kathmandu.
Upon our arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu, we will be greeted by a representative from Limitless Vacation who will take us to Hotel Manang or similar or another hotel of a similar category. After checking in, you can take rest in the hotel, in the evening, there will be a welcome dinner hosted by Limitless Vacation which will introduce you to the Nepalese food culture.
Drive Kathmandu to Pokhara.
Its 2nd day of our tour we will start the drive towards the magnificent lake city; It will take about 6 hrs drive to reach in Pokhara. Pokhara itself is the very famous city in Nepal as well as the traveler around the world. There is lot of things to see at your doorstep.
Fly to Jomsom and drive to Muktinath, Ranipauwa and back to Jomsom.
Today is your very special day to visit the Muktidham darsan. You have to walk up early morning & departure to domestic airport Pokhara. We fly to Jomsom will take about 15 minutes, land at jomsom and walked about 20 minute to reach jeep stand and Drive to ranipauwa then again walked about 20 minute to reached Muktidham . You can take holy bath & worship muktidham then walked down to the ranipauwa. Catch sharing jeep drive to Jomsom. Overnight at Jomsom.
Fly back to Pokhara and Sightseeing.
Early morning fly from Jomsom to Pokhara. It will take about 15 minute times to land at Pokhara Airport Transfer to Hotel then we will be towards to visit:
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 most important shrines, the Brindhyabasini Mandir.
Drive back to Kathmandu.
Breakfast at Hotel and transfer to tourist Bus Park at Pokhara. Drive to Kathmandu It will take about 6 hrs drive from Pokhara. You could be exploring as well to see different kinds of landscape and drive along way to Trisuli River to Kathmandu. While you are cross the Nagdhunga then you are welcome to Kathmandu (kingdom of Nepal) . Reach at tourist bus stand Kathmandu & transfer to Hotel. Overnight
After breakfast, we begin our sightseeing tour by visiting UNESCO World Heritage Sites within Kathmandu. Kathmandu Durbar Square showcases Nepalese art and architecture at its best. The architecture is typical of the Malla dynasty who ruled over Nepal from the 12th to the 18th century. Swayambhunath Temple is popular among tourists as the Monkey Temple owing to the large monkey population residing in the area. Pashupatinath Temple is situated on the banks of river Bagmati and is one of the principal temples of Lord Shiva. The Bouddhanath Stupa is one of the largest stupas in South Asia which is built on the ancient trade route to Tibet. Included meals: Breakfast
Breakfast at hotel. Hotel Check out time 12 noon. Drop to airport for your onward destination.