Muktinath Tour from Gorakhpur

Trip Overview Muktinath Tour from Gorakhpur

Muktinath often regarded as Muktichhetra is one of the four major religious sites of Nepal.  which is popular also as an area of Shaligram (Ammonite) which is taken by Hindus as holy stone holding the soul of Lord Vishnu.
Muktinath is one of 108 Vaishnava shrines which apart from religious significance hold immense potential for nature viewing. Against a backdrop of incredible starkness, you can gaze into the snow covered Annapurna Range to the south and Tibetan plateau towards the north. Ceremonies are held each year in Ram Nawami, Rishi Tarpani and Vijaya Dashami during which thousand of Hindus and Buddhist pilgrims offer homage to Muktinath Holy Premises.
Muktinath Tour (Yatra and Darshan) at ‘Adventure Himalayan Travels’ is specially crafted 6-days long tour package which initiates from Kathmandu and proceeds through Prithvi Highway enjoying the scenic beauties of Himalayas and terraces to Manakamana Temple where we will stop by briefly to make our wishes to the wish fulfilling goddess prior to continuing journey to Pokhara whence we will board a flight to Jomsom. A drive from Jomsom will take us to Muktinath- the Lord of salvation. 

Day 01: Drive from Gorakhpur to Pokhara
Day 02: Fly from Pokhara to Jomsom and Drive to Muktinath-Jomsom
Day 03: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara and Pokhara Sightseeing Tour
Day 04: Sarangkot Sunrise and Free day 
Day 05: Drive from Pokhara to Gorakhpur

Day 01: Drive from Gorakhpur to Pokhara
Pickup from Gorakhpur railway station and transfer to Sunauli Nepal-India Border (Border formalities is your own responsibility). Check-in at the Nepal side and continue drive to Pokhara, arrive late evening. Pokhara is a tourist's paradise with full of natural as well as cultural heritage sites such as lakes, caves, temples of Buddhist and Hindus along with mountains. You can observe views to the north across the hills and Phewa Tal (lake) to the white peaks of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges it is most beautiful Himalayan panoramas in the world. Overnight stay at Pokhara. 

Day 02: Fly from Pokhara to Jomsom and Drive to Muktinath-Jomsom
You will have breakfast in the early morning and then fly to Jomsom taking a 35 minutes flights from Pokhara and drive to Muktinath by sharing local Jeep (1.30 hrs) along the Kaligandaki River. Muktinath is considered as God of Salvation by Hindus; it holds great significance for all spiritual people in the South Asian sub-continent. Muktinath (the provider of salvation) has been one such holy site, where thousands of devotees flock for attaining the much sought after moksha or nirvana, have holy bath on 108 waterspouts named as “Muktidhara”. Holy bath in Mukti Kunda (2 Kunda in front of Temple) is very common as Hindu devotees take bath under chilled water of 108 waterspouts “Muktidhara” & Mukti Kunda, its believing that it brings them salvation. You will then worship the Muktinath Temple and drive back to Jomsom. Overnight Stay at Jomsom. 

Day 03: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara and Pokhara Sightseeing Tour
In this morning you will fly back to Pokhara, Pick up from Airport and transfer to Hotel. After Breakfast, you will proceed to Pokhara City for sightseeing places to visit like: 

Bindabashini Temple: Bindabashini is also one of the popular temples in Pokhara. The temple is dedicated to goddess Bhagwati, another manifestation of Shakti. Bindabashini is the mother goddess who fulfills the wishes of her devotees.

Seti Gorge: Another of Pokhara's natural wonders that unfailingly interests visitors is the Seti River. Flowing right through the city, the boisterous river runs completely underground at places. Amazingly, at certain points the river appears hardly two meters wide. But its depth is quite beyond imagination over 20 meters! provides a perfect  view of the river's dreadful rush and the deep gorge made by its powerful flow.

Davi's Fall: Locally known as the Patale Chhango, Davi's Fall (also known as Devin's and David's) is a lovely waterfall lying about two km south-west of the Pokhara airport on the Siddhartha Highway. Legend has it that a trekker (Devin, David.) was washed away by the Pardi Khola and mysteriously disappeared down into an underground passage beneath the fall.

Gupteswar Cave: Another cave famous for it's religious importance located in the southern end of the city, Chorepatan. This cave is a sacred and natural cave; there is temple of Lord Shiva.

International Mountain Museum: A museum about mountaineering and its history. You could have description of the people living in the Himalayas and descriptions of the 14 highest peaks and their most famous expeditions. In evening leisure, overnight stay at Hotel. 

Day 04: Sarangkot Sunrise and Free day 
Early in the morning drive to Sarangkot for sunrise tour. Sarangkot is the one of the best places in Nepal for sunrise and panoramic mountain views. After sunrise tour, you will drive back to hotel and take Breakfast and free day for shopping or other activities. Overnight stay at Hotel. 

Day 05: Drive from Pokhara to Gorakhpur
After breakfast, drive to Sunauli (Border formalities is your own) Check in India side continue drive to Gorakhpur late evening Drop at Railway station or desire your places.
Cost Include
Gorakhpur- Sonauli - Gorakhpur transport by private vehicle
Sunauli - Pokhara - Sunauli by private vehicle 
All sightseeing tour as per above mention itinerary by private vehicle 
03 Nights Accommodation in Pokhara
01 Night accommodation in Jomsom 
Every day   Breakfast
Pokhara-Jomsom-Pokhara Flight tickets
Jomsom-Muktinath-Jomsom non ac local transportation
Muktinath darshan Permit
ACAP (Annapurna Conservation Area Permit)
TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System) 

Cost Exclude
Entrance/Monument fees
Lunch/Dinner in Pokhara and Jomsom   
All kind drinks (Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks).
Expenses incurred due to mishaps, landslide, strikes, political unrest, flight cancellation etc. in such case extra.
Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Our Cost Include section