About Muktinath tour package from Kathmandu
Kathmandu to Muktinath tour is one of the spiritual journey that pass through Himalayan foot hills to the sacred Muktinath temple. It is a significant pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Buddhists. Devotees believe that taking a dip in the holy waters of Muktinath brings salvation from the cycle of birth and death.
Kathmandu to Muktinath trip is a long one but worth it. Kathmandu to Muktinath journey leave you with a deep sense of peace and fulfillment. If you are seeking a spiritual trip, then the Kathmandu to Muktinath tour is an experience that you should not miss.
Min 2 to Max 10 Persons
Muktinath 3760 meters / 12336 feet
March to November
Tours and Sightseeing
Tea houses / Lodges / Hotels
3 Meals a day (BLD)
Flight, Drive & Tours
Pokhara - Jomsom
Jomsom - Pokhara
Private Kathmandu to Muktinath tour provides the pilgrims an opportunity to explore the holy Muktinath temple. Kathmandu to Muktinath tour by 4WD jeep passes through Pokhara, Beni, Tatopani, Ghasa, Marpha, Jomsom and Kagibeni and finally arrives at Muktinath. Since there are frequent bumps on the road, the trip by road to Muktinath is slightly adventurous. During this trip the visitors can see several waterfalls, ethnic villages, diverse nature and Majestic peaks of Himalayas like Nilgiri, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri.
Muktinath is a sacred place for both Hindus and Buddhists and is believed to be the place where Lord Vishnu attained salvation. The temple complex at Muktinath consists of several shrines, including the Muktinath Temple, which is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The temple complex also has 108 water spouts, which are believed to have healing properties. Pilgrims take a bath in these spouts to cleanse themselves of their sins and attain salvation.
Muktinath Temple is situated in Mustang district of Nepal. Hindus consider this temple as a symbol of liberation and call this place Mukti Kshetra while Buddhists call it Chumig Gyatsa which means hundred waterspouts. The Muktinath Yatra by Jeep is an ideal option for pilgrims from India as well as other countries. Hindu pilgrims from different parts of the world welcome the idea of Kathmandu to Muktinath tour private trip.
Muktinath Mandir is located on high mountain range, Annapurna circuit trek route and Hindus as well as Buddhists consider this temple as a sacred place. The tourists who opt for private Kathmandu to Muktinath tour we arrange comfortable vehicle as per the group size. From Kathmandu the jeep precedes to Pokhara, in Pokhara the pilgrims go for local sightseeing like Gupteshwar Mahadev, Tal Barahi Bindyavasini Temple etc.
From Pokhara the jeep proceeds to Muktinath via Tatopani, Marpha, Jomsom & Kagbeni. Finally jeep reach Muktinath, after Muktinath Darshan, jeep will return to same way back to Kathmandu. While driving back to Kathmandu you can visit Manakamana temple also. We organize Kathmandu to Muktinath tour by 4WD trip year round as per the guests’ requirements.
Kathmandu to Muktinath tour is a spiritual and cultural experience that takes you through some of the most scenic and rugged terrain in the Himalayas. The journey offers a glimpse into the rich cultural heritage of Nepal and is a must-visit destination for spiritual seekers or hindu and Buddhist pilgrims.
Our professional and cheerful guides are generously concerned about your safe and wonderful journey. We also operate customized Kathmandu to Muktinath Yatra packages. Please contact us in case of any queries and information required.
After arrival in Kathmandu Airport (TIA) Nepal, our representative will welcome you and transfer to hotel by private vehicle. At hotel he/ she will give short briefing about program agreement and day to day plan. Check into hotel, use free time to take rest, relax and explore around Thamel.
Elevation: 1,400 meters / 4593 feet.
The main ways to travel from Katmandu to Pokhara are by bus, private car and plane as per the budget, interest and booking deal. It takes 6 to 7 hours to cross 200 kilometers distance of Prithivi Highway in between Kathmandu and Pokhara. If you prefer flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara then only takes about 25 minutes.
Journey from Kathmandu to Pokhara is incredibly scenic, with breathtaking views of Himalayan mountains, waterfalls, picturesque scenery, Trishuli & Marshyangdi River. Along the way, you will pass through small towns and villages that give you a glimpse into the rural life of Nepal.
Once you reach Pokhara, you’ll be greeted with stunning views of Annapurna range, serene Phewa Lake and beautiful Pokhara city. After checking into hotel you can take a rest or go to explore lakeside area, boating and walk around watching the reflection of mountain and sky in beautiful Phewa Lake. Journey from Kathmandu to Pokhara end but memories last forever.
Embark on your final day of journey! Three hours before the scheduled flight, we will escort you to international airport for final departure.
“Have a safe flight! May your journey be free from stress and bring you home safely.”
Upper Mustang trek & tours organize verity of trip in Himalayas. Departure dates are 100% guaranteed until and unless there is no political unrest, natural disasters or epidemics in the destination. Start dates are your arrival date in Kathmandu and end dates are the returning date from Nepal. Listed departure dates & price quoted on group joining basic. if given dates are not suits you, or travelling with friend let us to know to book private trip as per your requirements.
Muktinath is a religious and cultural site that holds great significance for both Hindus and Buddhists. The temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, one of the principal deities in Hinduism, special pilgrimage for people from all over the world. It is believed to be a place of liberation (moksha), hence the name Muktinath, which means “place of salvation”.
There are several option to go to Muktinath from Kathmandu by drive and flight. Helicopter flight to Muktinath is the short and expensive option. Direct bus from Kathmandu to Muktinath is the cheap option and Private jeep tour is best comfortable option. The most common way is to take a combination of flights and road transportation. Select the best way to go to Muktinath as per your budget, time constraints, and fitness level.
Total distance from Kathmandu to Muktinath is 395 kilometers / 245 miles, common route via Pokhara, Kushma, Beni, Tatopani, Marha, Jomsom Kagbeni to Muktinath. in fact, the travel times to cross this distances can vary due to weather conditions, road conditions, and the mode of transportation you choose.
The cost of a Muktinath tour package from Kathmandu varies depending on the length of the trip, the type of accommodation, the mode of transportation, and the number of people in the group. A typical all-inclusive Muktinath tour package from Kathmandu 6-days, 5-nights costs around US$ 950 to 1500 per person.
The best months for Kathmandu to Muktinath tour are March, April, May, September, October, and November months. During these times the weather is clear and dry, temperature also mild and offers best views of high mountains.
Yes, you can drive to Muktinath by bus, jeep, motorcycle but not possible car. Road condition of to go to Muktinath “Kaligandaki corridor” is not good enough (off road). It takes around 14 to 18 hours to reach by drive.
Muktinath is a popular tourist destination, Flight, drive and hiking are three alternative ways to Muktinath from Kathmandu via Pokhara. Select the best way to reach Muktinath as per available budget and preferences
Only ACAP permit requires to visit Muktinath Temple of Mustang district Nepal. Local tour operator will take care of the paperwork, everything you need.
The duration of the Muktinath tour depends on the mode of transportation you choose and the number of places you want to visit along the way. Generally, it takes 3 to 8 days to explore lower mustang including Muktinath temple.