- Duration 5 nights / 6 Days
- Indian Price 27500
- Best Time All
- Difficulty Level Medium
|Tour Activity Type:||Group Adventures|
|Group Size:||10 or more people per Group|
|Duration:||5 nights / 6 Days|
|Best time to travel||All|
|Approx Trekking Km||Not Described|
|Trip Begins and Ends at||Kathmandu (Nepal).|
|Maximum Altitude Gain||3, 800 meters / 12, 467 feet.|
|Type of Accommodation||Hotel/Guest house and Tents|
Muktinath yatra is the center of people’s religious believes. It is believed that a person should visit Muktinath Templeafter the four famous pilgrimages of India. Taking the holy dip in the kunda (pond) is considered to bring about the salvation i.e. Moksha. The famous 108 Dhara is considered sacred and 108 water sprouts pour water into the kunda where you can take bath.
Nepal offers the raw beauty of nature at par. From the exciting life of the people at Kathmandu to the exciting mountain ranges waiting to be explored, Nepal tops the list of places ideal for traveling. The country is full of lovely people, outstanding beauty of nature and some really adventurous routes offering and satisfying the crave for thrill. Travel enthusiasts have always favored Nepal and being the home to Mt.Everest, the idea of seeking adventure in Nepal becomes even more exciting.
The Muktinath Tour originates from the capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu. The exciting trail takes you through the rural villages, grasslands, meadows, and valleys all with the captivating mountain views in the backdrop. The journey to Muktinath lets you enjoy and explore the natural beauty of the region, it also allows you a deeper insight into the rural local lifestyle and offers you a spiritual uplift as you chose to visit the Muktinath Temple. Enjoy the 6 days itinerary away from the hustles and bustles of daily chores and loose yourself in the rich culture and traditions of the region.
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What does it include?
- 5 nights’ accommodation (in a standard hotel on twin sharing basis) with breakfast.
- Kathmandu to Pokhara (return): by Vehicle (Car, SUV, Tempo Traveler, Mini Bus, Bus, Mahindra Scorpio) / by flight( by flight inclusive package).
- Pokhara to Jomsom (return): by Flight.
- Jomsom to Muktinath (return): by Shared Jeep.
- Required permits.
- Visit Muktinath temple and other temples as per itinerary.
- City tours as per itinerary.
What it does not include?
- Travel expenses to reach and return from Kathmandu.
- Food not mentioned in “What does it include?” section.
- Soft-drinks / Beverages / Alcohols / Snacks / Chocolates Etc.
- Additional accommodation and food expenses if trip gets delayed due to weather, health or any other reason.
- Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.).
- Health Insurance, Personal Insurance and other travel insurance.
- Expenses for evacuation and rescue operations due to natural calamity, mishaps, injury or any health problem.
- Nepalese visa fee (if required?).
- Tips for guide(s), support teams.
Day 1: Kathmandu
Arrive at Kathmandu and our representative will meet you and take you to the hotel. We will brief you the trip and the itinerary in details. This is a leisure day. You can enjoy the city and spend some time in the local markets. Our representative will tell you what all you can do on the leisure day on your own, depending on the time you arrive in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Kathmandu City Tour and Departure to Pokhara by road.
Have your breakfast in the hotel and in the morning leave for Kathmandu city tour. In Kathmandu we will see Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath Temple, Basantapur Durbar Square. We will then proceed to Pokhara. It is about 200KMs and will be a drive for 4 to 5 hours as max. The journey between Kathmandu and Pokhara is very scenic, surrounded by green mountains. The road goes along side the Trishuli River. We will reach Pokhara in the evening and check in to the hotel.
Day 3: Pokhara to Jomsom (by flight) and Muktinath Darshan.
Have your breakfast and proceed to the airport. Take the flight to Jomsom and our representative will meet you at Jomsom Airport. It will take about 35 minutes to reach Jomsom. The flight journey will be really amazing as throughout it will offer you views of the Annapurna mountain range. You will check into the hotel. Same day, you will proceed to Muktinath for darshan. A shared Jeep will take you to Muktinath. Finish your darshan and return to hotel. You can collect Saligram from here. Jomsom is a beautiful small town on the Annapurna ranges. It will offer your beautiful views of the snow caped Annapurna ranges.
Day 4: Jomsom to Pokhara (by flight) and Pokhara City Tour.
Have your breakfast and proceed to the Airport. Take the flight to Pokhara, same 35 minutes flying time to reach Pokhara. Our representative will meet you. We will quickly check into the hotel and then proceed for Pokhara tour. We will visit Phewa Lake, Taal Bharai Temple, Bindhyabasini Temple, Davis Falls and Bat Cave. Return to hotel and overnight stay at Pokhara.
Day 5: Pokhara to Manakamana Devi Temple and Kathmandu.
Today we will be going by road for 200 KM. On the way we will stop at the Manakamana Devi Temple. We will go on the Rope way, which is the largest in south East Asia. We will do the darshan. We will then drive to Kathmandu and before evening we will check into our Hotel in Kathmandu. You can enjoy the evening in Kathmandu and do some shopping or visit local markets. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 6: Departure.
Have your breakfast and before 12 noon check out from the hotel. We will drop you at the airport.
Where is the Muktinath Temple?
Muktinath temple is situated in the Mustang district of Nepal. It is situated at 25 kilometers far from Jomsom and 175 Kilometers far from Pokhara.
How do I visit Muktinath Temple from India?
You can either make a by road journey from Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh or arrive in Kathmandu Nepal and proceed with a by road or air journey to Muktinath.
Is it safe to visit Muktinath Temple?
It is really safe to visit Muktinath. The road conditions have improved a lot in comparison to the past. Muktinath can now be reached by air. One can fly to Jomsom from Pokhara or opt for a helicopter till Muktinath.
How do I visit Muktinath from Gorakhpur?
It will be a by road journey till Muktinath. The majority of the portion till Pokhara will be highways. Depending on your choice, you may continue till Muktinath by road or opt for air travel either till Jomsom or helicopter till Muktinath.
How do I reach Gorakhpur?
Gorakhpur is well connected by road and train from several major cities in India. Gorakhpur is also connected by air from few Indian cities.
Is VISA required for Indians?
There is no need for any visa. However, it is advised you carry a government of India ID card like Voter’s ID card.
How is the road conditions of Muktinath?
The government of Nepal has undertaken a lot of upgrade works and the roads are in good condition for a safe journey.
What type of vehicle do you provide to travel from Gorakhpur?
We provide vehicles based on group size. Some vehicles that we use are Toyota Innova, Tata Sumo, Tempo Traveler, Mahindra Scorpio, Mini Bus and Regular Bus.
What kind of vehicle do you provide from Pokhara to Muktinath?
We provide Mahindra Scorpio, Tata Sumo, Toyota Land Cruiser, Land Rover, and Bus Etc.
I want a helicopter tour to Muktinath, can you provide?
I want to do Muktinath Yatra all by flights, is it possible?
Yes, it is possible. You can fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara and then to Jomsom or opt for a helicopter to Muktinath from Pokhara or Kathmandu.
I want to do Muktinath tour from Kathmandu and all by road, is it possible?
What’s the difference between Muktinath Yatra from Gorakhpur and from Kathmandu?
In our Gorakhpur – Muktinath package we provide entire journey by road. And in our Kathmandu – Muktinath package we provide flight tickets for Pokhara – Jomsom – Pokhara.
What is the chance of flight cancellation if I travel to Jomsom by flight from Pokhara?
Usually, Pokhara – Jomsom flight gets canceled very often because of the bad weather.
What is the minimum group size required to travel to Muktinath?
Our minimum group size is 6 from Gorakhpur-Muktinath package. And 1 from Kathmandu – Muktinath package. But you can customize it anytime based on your requirement and we will provide you the service irrespective of group size.
I will want you to make a package as per my choice. Is it possible?
Yes, you can. Please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your requirement and we will make it possible for you.