Muktinath tour package by drive gives you to explore the Muktinath temple within a short period of time. It is believed that the devotees who complete Darshan at Muktinath temple and take holy bath at 108 taps over there gets the salvation.
Muktinath is a spiritual place among for both Hindus and Buddhist religion. It is located at an altitude of 3710M in Muktinath valley, Mustang, Nepal. The Pagoda style Muktinath Temple is believed to be a place where Lord Vishnu got salvation from Brinda (wife of Jalandhar). Whereas, Buddhist call this place “ Chumig Gyatsa” referred as “100 waters”. Jomsom is the gateway to enter Muktinath through flight and drive.
In this Muktinath tour package by drive you will not only perform darshan at Muktinath, but also have opportunity to visit Manakamana Temple along with other temples in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
Major attractions of Muktinath tour:
Mukti Kunda: Two holy ponds “Laxmi” and ‘Saraswoti” Kunda located in-front of the temple. It is believed that taking plunge in these ponds will rinse away your sin.
Mukti Dhara: 108 water taps (bull head shape) in the back yard of this temple where holy water (chill) from Gandaki river flows continuously.
Jwala Mai Temple: Continuously burning holy flame from rock located inside Dhola Mebar Gompa. Which is just five minutes walking distance, situated in the south region of the temple.
Mharme Lha Khang Gompa: This monastery which is located in the north region of the temple is dedicated to Guru Rimpoche also known as Padmasambhava.
Shaligram: It is a fossilized shell used as the symbol of lord Vishnu. Shaligram is kept in prayer room in the home. It can be found in the bank of Kaligandaki river.
Muktinath Tour Package by drive Highlights
- 7 days tour starting from Kathmandu
- Transportation by private Jeep /car/ bus up to Pokhara
- En-route visit to Manakamana Temple
- Jeep drive from Pokhara – Muktinath – Pokhara
- Kathmandu and Pokhara sightseeing tour covering Pashupatinath and Bindabasini Temple.
- Scenic drive throughout the trip
- Rupse Waterfall (One of the most beautiful waterfall in Nepal)
- Tato pani ( Hot spring bath)
Day 01: Kathmandu arrival
Your Arrival Time – Airport pickup and transfer to your Hotel.
6:00PM – Short briefing about your tour program. If you are arriving late (after 4PM) then we will have briefing next morning at 9:00AM. If any payment is due, then it will be collected during briefing time.
Meal: Not Included
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing (Half Day) and drive to Pokhara
08:00AM – Early morning after having your breakfast at the hotel you are going to visit Pashupatinath Temple and Swayambhunath Stupa, these two sites are the UNESCO listed world heritage sites. Also a popular tourist attraction among the visitors. After the visit, you are going towards Pokhara, which is 210 KM far from Kathmandu. It takes approx. 6-8 hours to reach there as you have to drive through the hill drive. After reaching Pokhara you will have free time to rest and explore the lakeside by walking.
Meal: Breakfast Included
Day 03: Drive to Jomsom and overnight stay at Jomsom or Muktinath
07:00AM – Today you are going to Jomsom by the drive. It takes almost 10 hours to reach there. On the way you can visit and take a bath in hot water spring at Tatopani. Rupse waterfall is also can visit at the time of your drive to Jomsom. If you reach on time at Jomsom it’s possible to drive towards Muktinath from there where you will stay for overnight.
Meal: Breakfast and Dinner Included
Day 04: Drive to Muktinath and Drive back to Pokhara After Darshan
08:00AM – Early in the morning you will visit to Muktinath temple. After your Darshan and holy bath at 108 taps of Muktinath you will drive back to Pokhara through the same way. Early morning view of mountains and surroundings would be a good thing about your trip to Muktinath.
Meal: Breakfast Included
Day 05: Pokhara Sightseeing (Full Day)
09:00AM – After your breakfast at the hotel you will go for a full-day sightseeing tour of Pokhara. The full-day tour covers Taal Barahi temple, Bindabasini temple, Gupetoshwor Mahadev cave, Davi’s Falls, Seti gorge and international mountain Museum. Boating at Fewa lake in the evening could be a things to do at the time of sightseeing.
Meal: Breakfast Included
Optional: Paragliding, Zip-Flyer, Bungy and Ultralight flight
Day 06: Drive back to Kathmandu.
8:00AM – Today you are going back to Kathmandu. One the way there is a popular temple lies, named Manakamana Temple. You have to reach there through the cable car. Saturday is the peak day in this temple. Two way cable car cost isn’t included in your package cost which is INR 500 for Indian national and USD 20 for rest of nation people. Late evening would a leisure time for you to visit Thamel, the local tourist market nearby your hotel in Kathmandu.
Meal: Breakfast Included
Day 07: Transfer to Airport
You will be free till your flight time. We will transfer you to the airport 3 hours before your flight time to board onwards flight (30 mins drive from your hotel).
Meal: Breakfast Included
Optional:Everest Mountain Flight at 06:00 AM.
|No. of Passengers||Vehicle Type||Model|
|4-5 Persons||Scorpio Jeep||Scorpio Jeep|
|8-10 Persons||Hi-Ace Van||Toyota Hi-Ace van+Jeep|
|12-15 Persons||Hi-Ace Van||Toyota Hi-Ace Van+Jeep|
Note: For Pokhara – Muktinath – Pokhara drive, we will provide each jeep for 4 to 5 people.
Note: INR is for Indian National and USD is for Non-Indian National / Foreigners
|Group Size /
Cost per person
3 Star Hotel
4 Star Hotel
|4-5 Person||INR 21,000|USD 450||INR 23,000|USD 490||INR 28,500|USD 570|
|8-10 Person||INR 18,500|USD 420||INR 20,500|USD 460||INR 26,000|USD 540|
|12-15 person||INR 17,000|USD 400||INR 19,500|USD 440||INR 24,500|USD 520|
|Extra Night||INR 1200|USD 25||INR 1800 |USD 30||INR 2800|USD 50|
|Tax and Fees||
INR 7500 | USD 200 Per person with two way transfer
- Pick-up and drop-off from Kathmandu Airport
- Private vehicle with A/C for all transportation & sightseeing
- Kathmandu – Pokhara drive by private A/c Vehicle
- All hotel accommodations on double/twin occupancy.
- Daily breakfast at the Hotel
- Pokhara – Jomsom – Muktinath Temple – Jomsom – Pokhara by Jeep,
- All Local and Government Taxes
- One local SIM card(Returnable)
- Entrance fee + ACAP fee + TIMS (Total INR 700 | USD 30)
- Personal expenses,
- Lunch is excluded (Approx. INR 300 – 500 per meal, USD 10),
- Pony Hire at Muktinath Temple (To the temple from Jeep stop)
- Optional Everest Mountain flight (INR 7500 | USD 200)
- Optional Manakamana Cable Car (INR 500 | USD 20)
- Rescue and Evacuation services,
- Tips (not required but recommended
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Note: Standard = Normal Hotels | Deluxe = 3 Star Hotels | Premium= 4 Star Hotels
|City||Standard Hotel (2 Star)||Deluxe Hotel (3 Star)||Premimum Hotel (4 Star)|
|Kathmandu||Hotel Thamel or similar||Kathmandu Arts or similar||Yaatri Suites or similar|
|Pokhara||Hotel Tulsi or similar||Hotel Batika or similar||Da Yatra Courtyard or similar|
|Jomsom||Hotel Majesty or similar||Om’s Home or similar||Om’s Home or similar|
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