Hindu Pilgrimage Tour in Muktinath, Manakamana, Kathmandu & Pokhara

Trip Duration

7Nights/8Days - Option (4Nights 5Days - Helicopter)

Fixed Departure

On Request

Best Season in Mount Kailash

March - April - May - June
September - October - November

Muktinath Temple, situated 25km north of Jomsom at an altitude of (3,710m/12,169ft) at the foot of the Thorong La mountain pass (5,416m/17,769 ft) in Mustang district, is one of the pilgrimage destinations for both Hindu and Buddhist followers. Muktinath literally means “Lord of Salvation” and every year thousands of devotees went for worship in a hope to receive salvation from the cycle of birth and rebirth. It is a gateway to Mustang from Manang infamous Annapurna circuit Trek route. The holy shrine at Muktinath Temple is in a grove of trees and includes a Buddhist Gompa and a pagoda-shaped temple dedicated to the Lord Vishnu.

Many Shaligrams (Ammonite) found here are considered by Hindu as an incarnation of Lord Vishnu and worship them. According to Hindu Myth lord Vishnu turned into Shaligram because of Brinda’s Curse. On the wall of temple 108 waterspouts are embedded. The Jwala Mai temple nearby has a spring and an eternal flame fed by natural gas. It is believed that one should visit Muktinath temple after completing a pilgrimage to four special religious sites in India.

INR 75,000 Indian Passport 

USD 1,250 Foreign Passport 

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PACKAGE DETAILS

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft) and transfer to Hotel then Alliance Adventure will brief about your Pilgrim Tour to Muktinath Temple. At evening visit Pashupatinath Temple for Arati Puja. Overnight at Hotel – Included Breakfast and Dinner.

Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu Pilgrimage world heritage site

Pashupatinath Temple (5km east of Kathmandu), Pashupatinath is the Hindus holy pilgrims, most impotent Hindu Temple in Nepal and all over from India.  Bathing at occasionally, funeral pyres burning on the Ghats and Stands on the banks of Bagmati River.The temple was listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Monument list in 1979 AD.

Buddhanath Stupa (8km east of Kathmandu), is one of the largest stupas in Nepal and in the world and Number of monasteries and Tibetan artifacts selling the shop. The stupa was listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Monument list in 1979 AD.

Budhanilkanatha  (“Old Blue Throat”) is the sacred place of Hindu God Lord Vishnu, situated below the Shivapuri Hill approximately 8km from the center of Kathmandu Valley. The main statue of Budhanilkantha is the most beautiful and largest stone carvings in Nepal, carved from a single block of black basalt stone of unknown origin, is a remarkable and colossal statue of Lord Vishnu reclining on a bed of snakes which is 5m/16.4ft tall, is positioned in the middle of a recessed pool of water which is 13 m/42.65 ft. long. Budhanilkantha receives large numbers of pilgrims during Haribodhini Ekadashi, which takes place during the 11th day of the Hindu month of Karthik (October – November), is the major festival for the year in celebration of the awakening of Lord Vishnu from his long sleep.

Swayambhunath Stupa (3km west of Kathmandu), stands top of the top hill and people mostly knows as “Monkey Temple”. This has been registered in UNESCO heritage in 1979 AD.

Kathmandu Durbar Square is historical and spiritual attractions in Kathmandu’s Landmarks are considered World Heritage Sites; including the historic Durbar Square, the houses of living Hindu goddess and “Kumari House’’.the only living goddess in the world. It was listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Monument list in 1979 AD.

Overnight at Hotel – Included Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara via visit Manakamana Temple

Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (9,50m/3,116ft) – (200km) 6 to 7 hours via Darshan to Manakamana Temple. During the journey you will see the countryside of lifestyle, that’s offering green hill, rivers, farms and beautiful sceneries.

Manakamana is the pilgrimage place of the Hindu Goddess Bhagwati, an incarnation of Parvati, located at 12km south of the Gorkha town or approximately 140km west of Kathmandu at an altitude of (1,302 m/4,271ft). It is believed that Goddess Manakamana grants the wishes of all those who make the pilgrimage to her shrine to worship her. Manakamana is famous for Cable car services too which runs from Kuringtar to the Manakamana Temple covering a distance of 2.8km, overlooks the river valleys of Trisuli in the south and Marsyangdi in the west. The amazing and eye-catching views of mountains Annapurna, Himalchuli and Manaslu can be seen from the north of Manakamana temple. After the journey drive to Pokhara, Check in Hotel rest and free walk around in Lakeside.

Overnight at Hotel – Included Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 04: Flight from Pokhara to Jomsom Airport and Drive to Muktinath Temple

Flight from Pokhara to Jomsom Airport (2,700m/8,856ft).  Early morning drive to Pokhara airport and flight to Jomsom Airport 25 minutes, the flight through surrounded by the snow mountain. As soon as land your flight half an hour walk through Jeep station and drive to Ranipauwa (3,710m/12,168ft) 1 hour 30 minutes last jeep station and than hike to Muktinath Temple (3,800m/12,464ft) 15/20 minutes ascending way up to the temple and first just clean from the 108 water sports, Pooja, workship and enjoy with Himalayan views then drive back to Jomsom.

Overnight at Lodge – Included Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 05: Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara Airport

Early in the morning flight back to Pokhara and transfer to Hotel, Hot breakfast than sightseeing in

Bindabashini:- The temple is dedicated to the Hindu goddess Durga, who is Pokhara’s chosen guardian deity. Animal sacrifices are typically presented at the temple on Saturdays and Tuesdays.

Gupteshwor Mahadev cave:- The cave is divided into two sections. One part of the cave is 40 meters in length with natural caves and the Shivalinga. The entrance is 2 meters high and 3 meters wide begins with few hall rooms which have many passages. Some of the passages are so small that one needs to crawl. To reach the shrine a thousand stairs have to be climbed. The Shivalinga is said to have certain healing powers. Hence many people visit it once in a year to be healed. The second part of the cave begins after this temple which leads to the Davis Fall.

Barahi Temple:- is located in the middle of the Phewa Lake in the Pokhara. It is a Hindu temple of the Goddess Durga, the protector of gods. It is a two-story pagoda temple dedicated to the boar manifestation of Ajima who represents the female force, Shakti. It is pictured with the face of boar with a cup in one hand and fish in another hand. The temple is used for worship by both Hindus and Buddhists.Sacrifices take place here, and the largest crowds of devotees are seen on Saturdays, after this free walk around Lakeside, shopping.

Overnight at Hotel – Included Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 06: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu and Farewell Dinner

Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu 6 to 7 hours: The journey through by Prithvi high way road passing by terraces, streams, rivers, local settlements, hills and along the Marshyndi and Trishuli rivers. After this pleasantPilgrimage tour in Muktinath Temple, we will offer you Nepali typical culture dinner.

Overnight at Hotel – Included Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 07: Departure your Destination

Today is last minute shopping in Nepal for souvenirs for your family, friends relatives and check out from the hotel then we will transfer to the International Airport for your departure flight onwards destination for the own country.

Included Breakfast.

  • Arrival Pick-Up and Departure transportation.
  • All ground-floor private transport with A/C Luxury Coach.
  • Welcome, Farewell Dinner.
  • Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara to Kathmandu.
  • Flight ticket Pokhara to Jomsom to Pokhara.
  • The 4weel drive from Jomsom to Muktinath to Jomsom.
  • Kathmandu and Pokhara Temple entry fee as an itinerary.
  • Manakamana Cable car tickets.
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and tea coffee during your tours
  • Friendly speaking Tour Guide.
  • Drinking mine water supply along the tour.
  • 3Nights Hotel in Kathmandu 3Star.
  • 2Nights Hotel in Pokhara 3Star.
  • 1Night Lodge in Jomsom.
  • Cold drinks coke, Fanta, sprite, Phone calls, laundry and bar bills on the tour.
  • Tips for Tibet guide and Driver.
  • Travel Insurance encase emergency to recuse.
  • Mount Everest Flight USD190 in Kathmandu.
  • Paragliding fly USD105 in Pokhara
  • Keep all receipts that you have until back your home.
  • No flashy stuff-jewelry, valuables etc.
  • Strongly advised not to go wandering unless in large group (the “poor” men would have to suffer at the hands of the ladies who would want to shop), Always be aware of your surroundings.
  • Do not / not give money to street children/beggars.
  • Entrance to some temples may be prohibited for non-Hindus and Leather articles are prohibited inside temple precinct.
  • Windproof outer jacket and warm filled jacket.
  • Comfortable trousers for men and loose skirts for women during the day.
  • Hat or cap, sunglasses, sunblock, lip balm, etc, to avoid sunburn.
  • Lightweight tour shoes.
  • Flashlight and spare batteries.
  • Day bag 20 to 25 Litters.
  • 1 litter of Water bottle
  • Around 3ps halt T-Shirt & Long sleep 2ps.
  • We need your flight details.
  • 50% Payment deposit in the company account as soon as Deposit your payment will forward the payment Slip and rest balance when you arrive in Kathmandu Internation airport.
  • Nepal visa can apply on arrival gate in Kathmandu airport Immigration. Nepal visa charge for 15 Days USD25 and 30 Days USD 40.
  • Indian Passport Holder no need to visa.

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