It is situated in Nepal's Lower Mustang area in Muktinath Valley, at an elevation of 3800 meters, at the base of the Thorong La mountain pass. The name Mukti Kshetra, which means "place of salvation" in Hinduism, is given to the holy site. Buddhists primarily worship at the shrine, which has a strong Sri Vaishnava origin. Among the 108 Divya Desam that are officially available, this temple is ranked as the 105th. Thiru Saligramam was the name of this place prior to the advent of Buddhism.
This is where the Saligrama sila is located, which is believed to be Sriman Narayana's naturally occurring shape (The Hindu Godhead). Additionally, it is one of the 51 Sakthi peetams. One of the eight most sacred shrines for Hindu Vaishnavas, known as Svayam Vyakta Ksetras, is the central shrine of Sri Muktinath, which predominates among 108 Hindu Sri Vaishnava Divyadesam. The other seven shrines are Srirangam, Srimushnam, Tirupati, Naimisharanya, Totadri, Pushkar, and Badrinath. Water is pumped through 108 bull faces in the prakaram (outer courtyard). It is below zero degrees. For Hindus, Buddhists, and Vaishnavas alike, it is regarded as one of the greatest sites for pilgrimage.
The first day of Muktinath tour package from Kathmandu will start by landing at Kathmandu Airport. After arrive at the terminal, you will be greeted by the Muktinath package team, then make your way to the lodging. Take a short rest, then finish the paperwork. A concise overview of the entire programme will be given to you. Visit Pashupatinath Shrine in the evening for Arati Darshan. Stay the night in Kathmandu.
Today, we will drive through private vehicle by road for Muktinath tour and travel 206 km (eight to nine hours) from Kathmandu to Pokhara, which is going to be total of 06 days tour. On the journey, take in the scenery of the Greenery Hills, numerous small villages, Trisuli River, and Marshyandi River. We will stop at Kuringtar after a four-hour, 100-kilometer drive to explore Manakamana Temple.
Visit the temple of the wish-fulfilling goddess while riding the cable car. Darshan, then continue driving to Pokhara, which will be of 3 hour journey. Once in Pokhara, a transport will take you back to your hotel. Stay the night in Pokhara.
We will be taking a private vehicle today as we travel to Jomsom. Jomsom is 175 km from Pokhara and requires 7–8 hours. We will stop at a number of small villages along the way, including Baglung Kalika Mandir, Galeshwor Mahadev Temple, Natural Hot Spring, and Rupse Waterfall. After arriving in Beni, the route becomes hilly and uneven. The enormous snow-capped mountains will greet us as we pass Ghasa Village, which makes our journey of Muktinath tour by road even more exciting.
Throughout the trip, mountains will be playing hide and seek. Arrive at Jomsom and and take some rest in the hotel. Stay the night in Jomsom.
Muktinath tour, which is now 20 km and an hour away from Jomsom. We will travel by private jeep to Muktinath. The first 10 km of the road up to Kagbeni are gravelly, and the remaining kilometres are blacktopped. Visit Kagbeni Hamlet en route, where the Krishna Gandaki and Kaligandaki rivers meet. Then arrival at Muktinath, followed by a 30-minute trek to the temple. If you are unable to move, you can take a horse.
At the Muktinath Temple, we perform our ritualistic chores, have Darshan, and then travel back to Jomsom. After lunch, keep driving to Tatopani. Stay the night at a lodge or teahouse.
Drive for about three hours and then head back to Pokhara. Arriving , followed by a local sightseeing tour which is also part of Muktinath tour by road. Visit the Barahi Monastery at Fewa Lake, the Seti Gandaki River, the Devi's Fall, and the Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave. Stay the night in Pokhara.
Take a 7-hour drive and return back to Kathmandu.After arrival, get back to the hotel. Free time, Shop, rest, whatever you want. Spend the night in Kathmandu.
12 noon is the hotel check-out time. 3 hours prior to takeoff is the airport check-in time. Reach to the airport in accordance with your flight timetable. Travel to your next location. Our Muktinath tour by road ends here.
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