Travel tips cost saving ideas things carry Muktinath temple visitors Muktinath Temple is a sacred place that is considered to be a place where salvation from the cycle of birth and renaissance can be attained by taking holy bath and performing prayer at the temple. Due to its great importance, it is visited of visitors especially from South Asia every year. But before a trip to Muktinath Temple, Nepal it better to follow travel tips and cost-effective ideas plus making a list of things that you must carry during your trip for an enjoyable, stress-free and comfortable trip. Below are some useful and handy tips that everyone should follow while their trip to save themselves from any difficulty.
Travel Tips for Muktinath Temple Tour
Always carry a small diary with you in whom all necessary contacts are written that you can use in case of emergency or in case your mobile phone has been lost.
Exchange your country’s currency with Nepalese currency once you visit Nepal as it would be a great help in shopping and local travel.
Avoid rainy season for your trip as the area get highly affected by rain at that time.
Keep snacks bits and pieces with you if are travelling with children to keep them busy and satisfied.
Cost-saving Ideas for Muktinath
Book your flight tickets as soon as possible to get best deals in flight rates.
Book experienced guiding company like Weramblers.com to get discounts on accommodation, flights such as helicopter tour to Muktinath Temple as well as local travel bookings.
Try to visit during off-season get discounts on flight and hotel bookings and to prevent yourself from the crowded area.
Things to Carry while Travelling to Muktinath Temple
If you are planning a trip to Muktinath Temple, you must carry below-given things to avoid any problem during your voyage.
If you are travelling during winters then don’t forget to carry jackets or sweaters, gloves and thermal wears with you.
A raincoat or umbrella is also must carry things as in mountain area rain shower can come anytime.
During summers try to bring full sleeves pants and t-shirts, light sweaters/jackets as it is a religious place short will not be considered nice here.
Comfortable pair of shoes and fleets.
Windcheater is also a best option to avert the chilly wind.
Carry sunglasses to avoid sun rays.
Downloading a travel app is a good option as well since it will assist various sections like local language and directions etc.
Torchlight to help them in case of power cut.
The most important thing to carry is all essential documents that you need at the time of visa(Indian’s don’t required Visa to enter Nepal).
You must carry a universal adaptor for yourself to remain all your electronic tools and devices fully charged during your trip to Muktinath Temple. Indian chargers works fine in Nepal.
Follow above rules of travelling to enjoy your Muktinath Temple tour fully.
When it comes to food, you will find a lot of options in this region across all destinations during your trek. But it is a different thing that all food taste same across the region.
No doubt there are several good options available for quality food & alcohol in Lukla and Namche Bazaar. Over here you can find several pubs where you can enjoy your favorite beer and other drinks. Some of them also make a variety of cocktails which tastes good. You can find many bars named reggae bars in this area with a Bob Marley photo in their signboard. You can also find several pool bars in Lukla and Namche Bazaar. You must try Raksi or Rakshi in this zone which is a local liquor. Raksi/Rakshi is usually made from millet or rice, different grains produce different flavors. It is a nice smooth drink available throughout Nepal but people in high altitude areas serves it hot, Rakshi/Rakshi ranked 41 in the CNN’s list of world’s 50 delicious drinks. Raksi /Rakshi tastes great and is one of the finest country liquor that I have ever tasted.
You will also find several coffee shops in Lukla and Namche where they serve good quality coffee drinks. You will find many bakeries in Namche and Lukla. There is one good bakery available at Kyangjuma on the way to Tengboche.
As far as food is concerned, you will find the cost going high as altitude grows. For an example, a bottled water will cost you 80 Nepali rupees in Lukla and same water bottle will cost you 350 Nepali rupees or more at Gorakshep.
You can find several types of food in the trekking zone I am giving you an example of a typical restaurant menu which is almost similar in every place in the trekking zone.
These are the basic food that you will find in almost every restaurant in Everest zone. These Items are copied from a Gorakshep (the last place before Everest base camp) restaurant menu.
Drinks (Hot and Cold):
Milk Tea, Black Tea, Lemon Tea, Hot Lemon, Milk Coffee, Black Coffee, Hot Chocolate, Hot Orange, Hot Tang, Hot Water, Jasmine Tea, Mint Tea, Ginger Tea, Hot Milk, Pineapple Juice, Hot Mango Juice, Bourn Vita, Coke, Fanta, Sprite, Canned juice, Mineral Water, Beer(San Miguel, Tuborg, Everest and Gurkha).
Plain Toast, Plain Toast with Baked Beans, Jam Toast, Honey Toast, Cheese Toast, Peanut Toast, Egg Toast, Tibetan Bread Plain, Tibetan Bread with Jam/Honey/Peanut Butter, Vegetable Sandwich, Vegetable Cheese Sandwich, Tuna Cheese Sandwich, Hem Cheese Sandwich, Vegetable and Tuna and Cheese Sandwich.
Oat Porridge, Tsampa Porridge, Museli Hot Milk, Corn Flakes Hot Milk, Rice Pudding, Chocolate Pudding, Apple Porridge.
Cinnamon Pancake, Jam Pancake, Honey Pancake, Peanut Butter Pancake, Plain Pancake, Egg Pancake, Cinnamon Sugar Pancake, Cinnamon Jam Pancake, Chapatti Plain, Chapatti with Honey, Chapatti with Peanut Butter, Chapatti with Egg, Chapatti with Baked Beans.
Potato Chips Egg, Potato Chips Plain, Boiled Potatoes, Boiled Potatoes with Baked Beans, Fried Potatoes Plain, Fried Potatoes with Vegetables, Fried Potatoes with Cheese, Fried Potatoes with Egg, Fried Potatoes with Egg & Cheese, Fried Potatoes with Vegetables & Cheese, Fried Potatoes with Vegetables & Egg, Potato Chips with Baked Beans – Cheese, Potato Chips with Baked Beans, Potato Chips with Cheese, Mixed Fried Potato, Mash Potatoes Plain, Mash Potatoes with Vegetable, Mash Potatoes with Cheese, Mash Potatoes with Egg, Mash Potatoes with Egg-Cheese, Mash Potatoes with Vegetable-Cheese, Mash Potatoes with Vegetable-Egg, Mix Mash Potatoes.
Hash Brown with Cheese, Hash Brown with Vegetable, Hash Brown with Egg, Hash Brown with Vegetable and Cheese, Hash Brown with Vegetable/Cheese/Egg, Hash Brown with Egg & Cheese, Mixed Hash Brown.
Macaroni Plain, Macaroni with Vegetable, Macaroni with Cheese, Macaroni with Egg, Macaroni with Vegetable and Egg, Macaroni with Egg and Cheese, Macaroni with Vegetable and Cheese, Mix Macaroni.
Boiled Spaghetti, Fried Spaghetti Plain, Fried Spaghetti with Vegetable, Fried Spaghetti with Cheese, Fried Spaghetti with Vegetable and Cheese, Fried Spaghetti with Egg, Fried Spaghetti with Cheese and Egg, Mix Spaghetti , Boiled Spaghetti with Tomato Sauce, Boiled Spaghetti with Tomato and Tuna, Boiled Spaghetti with Tomato and Tuna and Cheese, Boiled Spaghetti with Tomato and Cheese.
Vegetable Daal Bhaat, Rice and Curry, Fried Rice Plain, Fried Rice with Vegetable, Fried Rice with Cheese, Fried Rice with Egg, Vegetable and Cheese Fried Rice, Vegetable and Egg Fried Rice, Cheese and Egg Fried Rice, Chicken Fried Rice, Tuna Fried Rice, Mixed Fried Rice, Plain Rice.
Vegetable Spring Roll, Cheese Roll, Noodles Roll, Potato Roll, Vegetable and Cheese Roll, Vegetable and Egg Roll, Cheese and Egg Roll, Chicken Roll.
Yak Steak with Vegetable and Chips, Yak Steak with Chips, Yak Steak with Beans, Yak Steak with Rice, Yak Chilly Chips, Yak Chilly Vegetable, Yak Chilly with Vegetable and Chips.
Potato Chilly, Prawn Cracker, Fry Papad, Deep Fried Mushroom, Popcorn.
Apart from above, you can find whiskey and rum in every restaurant. The above items may slightly vary in some places. Otherwise everywhere the menu is quite same. As far as price is concerned; once you go high you will pay more.
Find the original restaurant menu below. All menus are latest from April 2018.