About Muktinath tour package from Pokhara
Main highlight of the Pokhara to Muktinath tour is the visit to the Muktinath temple of mustang. Pokhara to Muktinath tour is a rewarding journey that combines the spiritual and natural beauty of Nepal. It is a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of the country and explore the rugged landscapes of the Himalayas. Muktinath pilgrimage tour by jeep is a must-do experience that will leave you with memories that will last a lifetime.
Min 2 to Max 10 Persons
Muktinath 3760 meters / 12336 feet
Tours & Sightseeing
Tea houses / Lodges / Hotels
3 Meals a day (BLD)
Flight, Drive & Tours
Pokhara - Jomsom
Jomsom to Pokhara
Sacred Muktinath tour, as name suggest, is essentially destined to explore the spiritual ambiance of Muktinath Temple. It is situated at the foot or base of the Thorong La pass in Mustang district Nepal. Pokhara to Muktinath tour by jeep overland route might be the longer, but it will definitely be the most enthralling one. Muktinath is considered to be one of the eighth most sacred places for the Hindus and is a must visit for pilgrimage.
Nepal is a land of diverse cultures and religions, and the Pokhara to Muktinath tour is one such journey that showcases the spiritual side of this beautiful country. This tour takes you on a pilgrimage to the sacred shrine of Muktinath, located in the Mustang district of Nepal, and is a popular destination among Hindu and Buddhist devotees.
Many Hindu and Buddhist pilgrims come to worship at this place each year from around the world. The temple is duly sacred to Hindu & Buddhist devotees and is believed to be the place of salvation “Muktikshetra”. The literal meaning of the word Mukti Kshetra is the place where one achieves salvation.
Pokhara to Muktinath tour by jeep is quite adventurous overland journey in off road. It takes 9 to 10 hours to reach Muktinath from Pokhara by jeep. It is quite difficult and harsh journey as it is fraught with harsh conditions of the weather. But do not panic. To minimize the discomforts; we organize trip to cross this distance in two days.
First day trip start from Pokhara and continue passing throw Kusma and Beni to reach Tatopani. In the middle of driving, we stop for a while at Galeshwor temple to worship the goddess. After reaching Tatopani you can enjoy the natural hot spring and relax.
Second day’s journey start early in the morning passing throw deepest gorge in the word, Larjung, Tukuche, Marpha, Jomsom, Kagbeni and Jharkot village to Ranipauwa. After “Muktinath Darshan”, Yatra back to Pokhara exploring Kagbeni in one day. Holy Muktinath tour by jeep you will get grace and blessings of the Lord, at the end of the journey it will be completely worth it.
We would feel extremely grateful to modify an itinerary as per your requirements and time frame. For booking and necessary information on Pokhara to Muktinath tour by jeep, please feel free to contact us. We will feel honored to be at your service.
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 sacred pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Buddhists, in this people visit Muktinath temple from around the world. Pagoda style Muktinath Mandir located in a beautiful setting, surrounded by snow-capped mountains, beautiful scenery and 108 waterspouts.
The distance between Pokhara and Muktinath is 195 kilometers / 121 Miles via Jomsom. The travel time by road is about 6 to 10 hours depends on the road conditions and the speed of vehicle. Private vehicle is the most comfortable and fastest option then local bus (cheap and slower), choose as per your budget, comfort and time availability.
There are limited ways to reach Muktinath from Pokhara. Main ways are trekking or hiking, driving and flight by plane or helicopter. You can take a private jeep or a public bus to Muktinath or flights from Pokhara to Jomsom and take a jeep or a taxi to Muktinath. Helicopter takes you close to the muktinath temple in short timeframe.
You can go to Muktinath by road and or by air. Before you embark on your journey, it’s recommended to check the current road and weather conditions, as they can affect travel times and accessibility.
Muktinath tour package costs vary widely based on factors such as the duration of the tour, accommodation, transportation, meals, group size guide services etc. The cost of muktinath yatra ranges from $725 to $1500, write us to get the exact trip cost as per your requirements.
The best time to visit Muktinath from the months of March to November, when the weather is pleasant and the crowds are smaller. Muktinath temple is open year-round, it is possible to visit at any time. The weather can be cold, even in the summer, so it is important to bring warm clothes.
There aren’t fixed number of steps to reach Muktinath. It depends on which route you taken and terrain can be challenging with uphill and downhill sections. The route follows diverse landscapes, from lush green valleys to arid landscapes in the rain shadow of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges.
Annapurna conservation area permit is the essential permits to visit Muktinath Temple. There is not any other entrance fee to enter Muktinath temple. ACAP permit fee for Foreigners NRS 3000 per person and for Indian nationals NPR 400 per person. we advise all to obtain permit either in Kathmandu or Pokhara before start the trip.
Difficulty level of Muktinath tour can vary depend on several factors, including your physical fitness, altitude tolerance, travel arrangements and personal preferences. It is easy to moderate for physically fit people but challenging for elders and unfit people.
Trekking and helicopter tour are the alternative options of Muktinath jeep tour to Mustang Nepal. Muktinath journey often involves driving through picturesque landscapes, including breathtaking mountain views, deep valleys, and charming villages. The journey in off road itself is an adventure that attracts pilgrims and nature enthusiasts to experience and learn about the local traditions, rituals, and way of life.