Muktinath is the popular pilgrimage destination in lap of Annapurna Himalaya range. It is believed that all the sorrows are relieved once you visit this temple. This famous temple of Lord Muktinath lies in the Mustang district and it is suited about 20 km north east from Jomsom at the altitude of 3760m from the sea label. The main shrine is a pagoda saphead temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Set into the wall around there are 108 water spouts from which pour holy water. The temple is suited on a high mountain range and is visited during fair weather. There are two way to get to Muktinath from Kathmandu, either take a flight to Jomsom and two hour drive to temple or to take a bus from Kathmandu to Jamsom and jeep drive to temple. It is belived the once should visit this temple after competing pilgrimages of four dhams in India. This temple held sacred by Hundu as well as Buddhist. The Jwala mai temple nearby contains underground. Jomsom is the major centre in the Annapurna region. There are a world class accommodation facility in Jomsom from where you can enjoy the natural beauty. Shikhar adventure every day departure for Jomsom Muktinath trip from Kathmanndu. Please contact us for more information about this trip.
A representative from Shikhar Adventure will welcome you our hotel. We will prepare you with information and gear for your trek.
After you take breakfast, we’ll brief you on our upcoming adventure and then take you on a sightseeing tour around Kathmandu, including several UNESCO World Heritage sites. You can spend the rest of the day preparing for your upcoming tour.
Today we drive to the Pokhara after the breakfast, which is 210km northwest from Kathmandu. It is really scenic drive along the famous River Trisuli and takes 6/7 hours to reach in Pokhara via Manakamana. Manakamana is in on the way which is 100km from Kathmandu and 15 minute cable car ridge. Manakamana is the temple of Goddess who believe to have the power to fulfill wishes and then we continue drive to Pokhara.
Today early morning we fly to Jomsom with small aircrafts, which takes 20 minute to reach Jomsom. From the Jomsom we drive to the Muktinath temple by jeep/bus as per group size. Muktinath is the famous Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage sire lies in the lap of Annapurna Himalaya.This temple popular for 108 water spouts and Jwala mai the natural gas flame from the underground water. When we take a holy bath and puja at temple we will drive back to the Jomsom for overnight stay.
Early morning we proceed fly back to Pokhara after breakfast in Lap of Himalaya. It takes 20 minutes to reach in pokhara. When we reach we check in hotel and ready for sightseeing. There will be a professional tour guide and private tourist vehicle for you sightseeing. The sightseeing covers the following place, Bidhabasini temple: This temple dedicated to goddess Bhagawati ,another manifestation. Davis Fall: Davis fall located at the southern part of pokhara valley. In this fall the water from Fewa lake and surges down the rock into a deep gorge. This place widely famous for domestic and international tourist. Gupteshor Mahadev Cave: This cave also closed to Davis fall and it almost three Km. long. It has big room and some passage where you have the crawl on all four. This cave special for Hindu people and inside the cave phallic symbol of lord shiva. Tibitan refugee camp: Thre are two Tibetan refugee camp in pokhara valley. The original Tibetan settled here in 1950 AD. The Tibetan people product woolen carpet and handicrafts and they trade to the domestic and international market. Seti river gorge: It is one of the natural wonders of pokhara carved by Seti River. From the Mahendrapul near by buspark we can see the perfect view of rivers dreadful rush and the deep gorge made by rapid flow of white water.
After the breakfast at Pokhara we drive back to the Kathmandu which is 210km along the Trisuli River. When you reach in Kathmandu you have free time for your last minute shopping. In the evening we will provide you fare well dinner in Nepali typical restaurant with culture program.
Transfer to Tribhuvan Airport. Thank you for choosing Mukthtinath tour with us! We look forward to your next tour with us.
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