MAIN FEATURES OF MUKTINATH TOUR IN NEPAL
Nepal is the country having 8 out of 10 highest peaks of the world making its boundaries. The country full of bio-diversity and mountains has rich cultural heritage and provides ample adventurous activities like Paragliding, Bunjy Jumping etc. Our itinerary provides you opportunity to visit the cultural city of Kathmandu, scenic beautiful city of Pokhara and Muktinath Darshan in 5 nights / 6 days holiday package.
Day 01 - Arrivalin Gorakhur and drive to Pokhara
Meeting with our local representative upon arrival to Gorakhpur. Transfer to hotel for Refreshment (2 room for 1 hrs) in Gorakhpur then visit to Gorakhnath Temple. Thereafter drive to Pokhara. Pokhara is approx 10 hrs continue drive from Gorakhpur. From Pokhara town (2,352 feet) in good weather there are splendid views right from the hotel. On arrival, transfer to hotel. Night stay in hotel.
Day 02 – Fly to Jomsom for MuktinathDarshan
After Breakfast, early morning fly to Jomsom. Upon arrival at Jomsom, walk over to the hotel which is 2 minutes from the airport.
Please do note that Jomsom is a small village in the Mountains. Only basic accommodation is available here. The clients will have to walk from the airport to the hotel which takes about 2 minutes.Porters are sent to the airport to carry the luggage by the hotel. 15 Kg luggage per adult and 7 kg per child is allowed by the airlines on this sector. The aircraft is a Twin Otter or Doniar - average 15 seats.
Darshan of Muktinath temple.
To visit Muktinath, the clients will have to walk for about 15-20 minutes over the Kali Gandaki River. Here there is no means of transport as on the river there is a narrow bridge - vehicles cannot cross. After crossing the bridge take the Jeep on sharing basis for Muktinath. Originally the route from Jomson to Muktinath was a trekkers route only. Recently the route has been widened and 4x4 vehicles can only drive. The path is a Dirt road. The ride is Bumpy all the way. The drive takes about 1.5 hours one way. Upon arrival at Muktinath it is another 30 minutes walk from the base to the Temple.
Darshan on your own of Muktinath & following the same route return to Jomsom. Night stay in Jomsom
Day 03 – Fly back and sightseeing in Pokhara
This morning, fly back to Pokhara. On arrival transfer to hotel.
This afternoon you will visit Bindebasini Temple. This is one of the oldest temples in Pokhara was a part of Kaski Kingdom, the main deity of the temple,GoddessDurga, was brought from India . Apart from the peace and tranquility that can be felt in this region, the premises of the temple offers a good view of the Himalaya on a clear day. The temple is in the area of the bazaar, hence,a journey of the old bazaar can be combined with a visit to the temple. Sightseeing to Devi’s fall, also known as PataleChango is an awesome waterfall lying 2 km southwest of Pokhara. During summer and rainy season, the waterfall takes its real form, with gushing water splashing and making its way through the rocks. Just opposite of Devi’s fall, on the other side of the road, there is Gupteshwor Cave. This cave is popular for the different natural forms made from limestone deposits. Photography is strictly prohibited inside the cave. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04 – Drive to Kathmandu via Manokamna Temple ( 210 KMS )
After checking out from hotel, drive to Kathmandu. Kathmandu is 210 kms from Pokhara and is a 7 hours drive approx. Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal and the Kathmandu Valley is the political and cultural heart of the Kingdom. The urban sprawl that makes up modern Kathmandu is in fact two cities, Patan and Kathmandu. On arrival to Kathmandu, transfer to hotel.Night stay in hotel.
Enroute you have option to enjoy Cable Car riding at Manokamna Temple on own cost
Day 05 – Local sightseeing in Kathmandu
This morning, you will be taken to Pashupatinath. This is the place where holy saddhus pray and cremations on the Bagmati River are carried out. While you are not allowed into the temple if you are not a Hindu, the grounds surrounding the temple usually have a fascinating crowd of the faithful. Thereafter, your tour will take you to Bodhnath, the famous bodh stupa in the world. Then, you will visit to Patan. Also known as Lalitpur , the city of beauty is separated from Kathmandu only by the Bagmati River and is the second largest town in the valley. Lalitpur is fragmented from other cities due to its substantive architectural ancient masterpieces. Patan's central Durbar Square is absolutely packed with temples: Its an architectural center point with a far greater concentration of temples per sq. meter than in Kathamandu or Bhaktapur. Within the city also lies the Tibetan refugee center, home to most of the valley's Tibetan population. While technically refugees, the Tibetans are some of the wealthiest people in the valley because of the carpet industry they operate. For those looking to bring home a fine Tibetan carpet, this is the place to shop. You will then go to Swayambhunath the golden spire of the 5th-century Swayambhu stupa is adorned with a colorful fluttering of prayer flags; it crowns a hill overlooking the Kathmandu Valley and offers fantastic views over the city of Kathmandu. Swayambhunath is one of the most recognizable symbols in Nepal and the painted eyes of Buddha watch all who ascend the worn stone steps. Night stay in hotel.
Day 06 – Bye Bye Nepal for now
Later, check-out from hotel and drive to Gorakhpur Railway station for onward journey to India. On arrival to Gorakhpur, our services ends & tour ends with life time memories.
i)Hotel Temple Inn/similar in Kathmandu with Breakfast
ii) Hotel Queen’s Park/Kuti Resort/similar in Pokhara with Breakfast.
iii) Hotel Oms Home/Majestic in Jomsom with Breakfast.
iv) Hotel Sharda for Refreshment in Gorakhpur (2 room for 1 hrs)
Types of transportation to be used:
Exclusive Private Innova - Fully private for all transportation and sightseeing, as per itinerary
The cost includes:
1)The quotation is valid for Indian Nationals only
2)This is quotation only, not the final confirmation, as we don't hold any booking as of now
3)Vehicle will perform the duty from point to point as per itinerary
****Booking Policy- Booking Amount - 50% of total amount At least one day's prior to trip start : 40% of total amount Balance 10% of total amount on day 5 in Kathmandu before starting of local sightseeing ***Cancellation Policy of Tripmaster World for land package (except air tickets)- i)20% of total cost, if cancelled before 30 days of trip ii)30% of total cost, if cancelled between 15-30 days of trip start date iii)50% of total cost, if cancelled between 7-15 days of trip start date iv)75% of total cost, if cancelled between 72 hours to 7 days of trip start date v)100% of total cost, if cancelled within 72 hours of journey ****Air ticket cancellation will be charged as per cancellation policy of concerned airlines
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