Hindu Pilgrimage Tour
Kathmanduis famous for its temples, stupas and monasteries and its religious people around the world, and is home to many Buddhist and Hindu holy shrines. The city carries Hindu & Buddhist monarch’s legacy in the form of exquisitely built temples for many Hindu and Buddhist deities. It is home to Pashupatinath, Budhanilkanth, Swyambhunath and the BoudhaStupa, to name a few.
Janakpur: As birth place of Sita, consort of Lord Ram, this city carries a special place among Hindus. Followers come here to offer prayers at the Janaki temple, Dhansudham and the JaleshworMahadev temple along with taking holy dip in the 115 holy ponds situated in the city.
Pokhara-Barahi temple, devoted to one of the many manifestation of goddesses Shakti and Bindhyabasini temple, devoted to goddesses Durga, are two of the most revered shrines of the city that followers from across the nation flock to offer prayers.
Muktinath – Followers who seek salvation from the eternal life cycle especially make this pilgrimage. It is believed that offering prayers at Muktinath temple, devoted to Lord Bishnu, and taking bath in the 108 natural water sprouts around the temple purge the follower of his/her sins and emancipates them from the eternal cycle of birth and death.
Manakamana-Manakamana, the temple devoted to goddesses Durga is believedto fulfill devotee’s wishes. Situated on top of a 1300-meter tall mountain with splendid scenic views of Himalayan range and terraces, the shrine offers peace to mind and wish fulfillment to the craving souls.
Arrival at Kathmandu Airport. Welcome by our office representative and transfer to the Hotel. Further program briefing in the evening. Overnight at Hotel.
Early morning Mt. Everest Flight (optional). After breakfast major sightseeing tours of Kathmandu city including Pashupatinath Temple, Swyambhunath, Boudhanath Stupa, Budhanilakantha (Sleeping Vishnu) & Kathmandu Durbar Square (Living Godess-Kumari). Overnight at Hotel.
KATHMANDU - JANAKPUR AND SIGHTSEEING
After the breakfast, transfer to Airport/fly to Janakpur. Our representative will receive you at Airport and transfer to Hotel. After short rest sightseeing tour of Ram Janaki Temple, Sri Ram Temple, Bibaha Mandap, Mithila Art, Laxman Temple & Dhanus Dham. Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast transfer to Airport/fly to Kathmandu. Visit Patan Krishna Temple and Saga (world biggest Shiva statue). Overnight at Hotel.
KATHMANDU –POKHARA (200KM/06-07 HRS)
After breakfast drive to Pokhara. Visit Mankamana Devi Temple (wishing fulfilling Goddess) on the way. Continue drive to Pokhara. Overnight at Hotel.
Early morning transfer to Airport/fly to Jomsom (2840m). Transfer to Hotel. After having Tea & Coffee drive to Muktinath (3810m/22km/1.5 hrs) by Bus/Jeep. Ritual activities, Prayer & Holy bath in Muktinath Temple. Late afternoon drive back to Jomsom. Overnight stay in Jomsom.
JOMSOM TO POKHARA AND SIGHTSEEING
After the breakfast transfer to Airport/fly to Pokhara. After Lunch sightseeing tour of Pokhara city including Vindabasini Temple, Devi’s Fall, Gupteswor Cave & Talbarahi Temple. Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast drive to Kathmandu. Rest of the time is free for shopping or individual activities. Overnight at Hotel.
Last day of the tour, transfer to the Airport to connect your flight for onward journey. End of the Tour.