Major Attractions of Muktinath Yatra

Pashupatinath Temple, Heritage site of Kathmandu, Manakamana Temple, Pokhara valley & mountain View, Muktinath Darshan, Annapurna region , Jomsom Bazar & many more the major attraction on this Muktinath Yatra.

Overview of Muktinath Yatra
   Tour Name: Muktinath Yatra    Tour Duration: 6 Days
 Tour Area: Pashupatinath, Pokhara, Jomsom, Muktinath    Maximum Altitude: 3800 M 
   Minimum Altitude: 810 M    Tour Type: Pilgrimage 
   Tour Grade: Easy  Price: On Request
   Suitable For: Everyone    Best Season: 12 month possible

Muktinath Yatra is pilgrimages tour in Muktinath temple which offer Pilgrimalge journey to Muktinath, Pashupatinath & Manakamana Devi Temple & many more. Muktinath is a holy places for both Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimages, large number of devotees visits here every year. There is statue of Lord Bishnu in the temple. Pilgrimage believes that once you visit in Muktinath then all your sins will be carried out. Muktinath has its own uniqueness which helps to attract the large number of tourists and pilgrimages every year.In this  Muktinath yatra you will get a chance to explore lifestyles, culture, tradition and norms and values of local peoples. You will encounter 108 waterspouts, surrounding landscapes, monasteries in this tour. 

Attractions of Muktinath yatra

Muktinath Kunda
In front of Muktinath Temple there are 2 Kunda (Water ponds). This is generally used for holy dipping and is believed to hold the power to wash away negative karma and the results of one's past negative actions. 
Jwala Mai Temple
A little below the Muktinath Temple you can see the Tibetan style Jwala Mai Temple. This Temple is famous for the water that it issues from a rock inside it. Inside this Temple behind a tattered curtain, are small natural gas jest that produce Continuously burning flame, the Jwala Mai temple has a spring and there are three eternal flames “Holy flame from soil”, “Holy flame from rock” and “Holy flame from water” fed by natural gas. Apparently two flames are continuously burning. The Hindus believe that this fire was lit as an offering made by Brahma himself, (the creator) as he set water on fire.  

Gumba Samba
This is a monastery of Tibetan origin. Legend has it that the Syandol Lama, a monk from Tibet founded this monastery. This was actually used as a hostel for monks before collapsed and people of Khinga and Jharkot later restored it. The main deity’s Monastries are Sakyamuni, Chingresig and Guru Rimpoche. The monastery is situated at left from entrance gate of Muktinath temple complex, would be worth it. 
A Hindu Guru by the name of Lord Shri Swaminarayan is generally associated with the Temple of Muktinath.  Also known as a Satguru of Sabij Yoga, towards the end of the 18th century he practiced severe penance in Muktinath for two and a half months and attained the highest degree of proficiency in Nishkamvrat. In 2003 his followers funded the new wall around Muktinath and raised a small monument for him at Muktinath.
Another attraction for the pilgrimage is the River kali Gandaki from where one can collect fossils of the Jurassic age. You can also buy these fossils from the locals. Shaligram, a black stone fossil if found, is considered sacred and is kept in Pooja (prayer) room in the house. It is supposed to be symbol of Lord Vishnu. Gloriously described in Puranas as Krishnagandaki (Black Gandaki) as well as Chakranadi, and worshipped as one of the holiest rivers, Krishnagandaki consists of seven Gandaki rivers supposed to have sprung from cheek (Gandasthal) of Lord Vishnu. 

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Itinerary of Muktinath Yatra

  • Day 1 : Arrival at Kathmandu and Pashupatinath Darshan
Well Nepal travels and tour heartily welcome you in arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA). And escort you to the hotel. Take a rest for a while and move out for Pashupatinath for Darshan and visit Thamel area and stay overnight at hotel.  
  • Day 2 : Kathmandu to Pokhara
After breakfast you move out for long drive to Pokhara for 6/7 hours. You will escorts to hotel, stay for a while and you will explore Gupteshwor Mahadev, Devils falls, Talbarahi Temple go for boating or fishing and stay overnight at hotel.  
  • Day 3 : Pokhara to Jomsom
After breakfast you fly for Jomsom from Pokhara then drive to Muktinath on Jeep sharing basis. In Muktinath temple you have a plenty of time to explore and you can start religious ritual like Pooja after taking bath on 108 waterspouts. And drive back to hotel.  
  • Day 4 : Jomsom to Pokhara
After breakfast you fly for Pokhara then you can go for sightseeing like Mahendra cave, Bat cave, Peace Pagoda etc. Night you can visit Pokhara lakeside and stay overnight at hotel.  
  • Day 5 : Drive back to Kathmandu
After breakfast drive back to along with enjoying the nature by stopping in different spot. You can go for shopping, clubbing, restaurant and bar. Stay overnight at hotel.  
  • Day 6 : Final Departure
Muktinath Yatra comes to an end today. You have a plenty of time to organize a photo, email to your friends, agents, parent till your departure. If you have plenty of time to stay in Nepal so you can make a call for adventurous activity  like rafting, hiking, mountaineering, rock climbing, Bunjee Jump, etc.  

Cost includes/excludes of Muktinath Yatra
Services include:
  • Transfer (Arrival/Departure) by Private deluxe vehicle.
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu at standard hotels with breakfast.
  • Accommodation in Pokhara at standard hotels with breakfast.
  • Accommodation in Jomsom at standard hotels with breakfast&Dinner.
  • Flight Tickets Pokhara-Jomsom-Pokhara.
  • Sharing basis Vechile Jeep Trnsfer for Jomsom - Muktinath - Jomsom.
  • Experienced government license holder tour guide for all tour.
  • All other  Transfer during tour by Private deluxe vehicle.
  • ACAP Permits & TIMS For Jomsom.
  • All additional government tax & Permit.
Services exclude:
  • Nepal entry visa fee International / any air fare. 
  • Entrance fee of all sightseeing spots Kathmandu&Pokhara.
  • Travelers insurance,( Alcohol, hot and cold drinks) Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
  • All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. flight cancellation, personal illness,strike, Political Disturbances etc.
FAQs of Muktinath Yatra
The questions that can be arise in you while in your Muktinath tour. The FAQs that mention below are:
Q: What kind of seasons is good to visit Muktinath Temple? 
A: The best seasons to visit Muktinath is Sept to Oct & Feb to May.
Q: What kind of hotel is provided?
A:The hotel with the best service is provided to you.
Q: What kind of dress to be packed?
A: The warm clothes to keep your body warm from cold.
Q: Can we go Muktinath Temple by trekking, flight or by vehicle?
A:Obiously it depend on you how wanna go to Muktinath Temple. You can go by trekking, by flight and by vehicle on the sharing basis if you go by jeep then. Or you can visit by your private vehicles too.
Q: What kind of food is served?
A: Mainly we focus to prepare Nepali Khana. It depends on what kind of food is served on the basis where we stay.
Q: Does we have to pay entry charges?
A: No you don’t have to pay the entry charges.
Q: What are the main attractions of Muktinath Temple?
A: The main attraction of Muktinath Temple are Kunda, Jwala mai Temple, Gomba Samba, Swaminarayan, Shaligram.
Q: Does any religion people can visit the temple?
A:All kind of religion people can visit freely.
Q: If the flight has been cancelled then what is another option?
A: If the flight has been canceled then we arrange as you want other you want to stay in Muktinath and wait for tomorrow flight or move to Pokhara by jeep.
Q: The water of there will be pure to drink?
A:The water of here is not pure to drink, so use the hot water of use water purifier medicines.

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  • Sanjay Sharma
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    It was a wonderful experience to visit Muktinath. The trip was very well organised by Well Nepal. We have great memories of the trip. and the services given by well nepal was wonderful.

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