Muktinath Pashupatinath Darshan Yatra
Duration: 5 Nights / 6 Days
Destination Covered: Kathmandu - Pokhara - Jomsom – Muktinath
Muktinath is a famous temple which lures both Buddhists and Hindus alike. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu, the pagoda-shaped shrine is also amongst the 108 Divya Desams of God. On the other hand, the highly revered Pashupatinath Mandir is the holy abode of Lord Shiva and remains thronged by his devotees. Nestled on the banks of the Bagmati River, the temple is one of the four most important religious sites in Asia. Thus, the well-planned Muktinath Pashupatinath Darshan Yatra is a bliss for the ardent devotees of Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva. Spanning for over 6 days and 5 nights, the sojourn also caters to the need of avid travelers who want to explore the temples in Nepal. Sightseeing tours are another highlight of this tour package that promises memories of a lifetime.
Upon arrival, the Kathmandu Airport, meet our tour representative who will greet you with a warm welcome. Thereafter, get comfortably transferred to the pre-decided to the hotel. Complete the check-in formalities and get ready for a half day sightseeing tour. Today, you will visit the Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhanath.
Inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site's List, the Pashupatinath Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Stretching on both sides of the Bagmati River, the shrine flaunts wood carvings of the finest quality, gilded roof and four sides covered in silver.
The Boudhanath Stupa has stood as a beacon of Buddhist belief for hundreds of years. One of the largest Buddhist stupas in the world keeps an eye out in every direction. Also, the stupa towers over the surrounding town as a giant mandala of peace and beauty.
Once done with the half-day trip, return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Start the day with a hearty breakfast at the hotel. Post this, get ready for an exciting road trip to Pokhara which spans for over 6-7 hours under the normal conditions. After reaching, check-in at the hotel and enjoy the refreshment provided. Later on, proceed for an excursion to Pokhara city.
Hailed as Nepal's best adventure and leisure city, Pokhara is a gateway to the Annapurna Circuit, a famous trail in the Himalayas. Owing to a number of exciting options, the city is a delight for the travelers and trekkers alike. Spellbinding Tal Barahi Temple, scenic Phewa Lake and the International Mountain Museum are some of the notable attractions in the town.
After indulging in a number of exciting options available and enjoying the natural setting of the fishtail mountain, return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
On day 3 of the Muktinath Pashupatinath Darshan Yatra, get comfortably transferred to the Pokhara domestic airport early in the morning. From here, catch a flight to Jomsom. Upon arrival, you will be escorted to one of our listed hotels. Extending over both the banks of the Kali Gandaki River, Jomsom is remarkably beautiful. With the soaring peaks of Dhaulagiri and Nilgiri forming a backdrop, the town presents a sight to behold.
After check-in at the hotel, brace yourself for an enthralling jeep ride to the Muktinath Temple. A key point to note about the ride is that it is on sharing basis on a queue basis. The term "Mukti" means salvation and devotees visit this temple in the hope for salvation. As per common beliefs, pilgrims who visit Muktinath are able to gain Karma merit in a number of ways.
Once done with the sightseeing tour, return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Today, in the morning board a flight to Pokhara. Upon arrival, our driver will guide you towards the hotel. After reaching, complete the check-in formalities and spend rest of the day leisurely. Indulge in a number of activities of your interests. Explore the nearby surroundings. Savor delicious food. Go out and create memories of a lifetime. Or else, sit back and soak in the comforts of the hotel.
A night stay is planned at the hotel.
Reach Kathmandu by road after savoring scrumptious breakfast. On reaching, check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Go for exploring the best places to visit in Kathmandu on your own.
Nepal's capital city, Kathmandu is bustling, busy, charming, alive, asleep, serene - all at once. The astounding city takes you on hikes and trails, allows you to discover the wildlife, indulge into thriving nightlife and so much more. The natural beauty and ethereal charm of the town are added plus that will leave you awestruck.
Enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel.
On the last day of the tour, satiate your hunger with delicious breakfast. This is followed by half day excursion to Kathmandu. Today you will be exploring places namely the Kathmandu Durbar Square and the Swayambhunath Stupa.
A perfect example of the conventional architecture and engineering, Kathmandu's Durbar Square has welcomed and witnessed one king after the other. The regal Darbar Square is often hailed as the heart that houses all the traditions of the old Kathmandu. The Hanuman Dhoka complex is a fascinating complex and despite being damaged remains the center of attraction. When here, don't forget to get a glimpse of the Kumari, the little Goddess.
Also known as the 'Monkey Temple', the Swayambhunath Stupa is perched on a hill. Overlooking the valley, the stupa has stood as the hallmark of harmony and faith for centuries. The sacred site is one of the holiest Buddhist Chaityas in Nepal.
After exploring the city to your heart's content, get transferred to the airport for your onward journey.
- 6 Days / 5 Night
- Kathmandu - Pokhara - Jomsom ...