Muktinath Luxury Tour- 7 days

Things to Know
  • Duration7 Days
  • Difficulty Level Easy
  • Altitude 3710m
  • Trip Type Religious Tour and Sightseeing
  • Start and End Kathmandu and Kathmandu
  • Best Time Feb-June | Aug-Dec
What You’ll Do
  • Visit Muktinath temple in a short time comfortably
  • No strenuous walking
  • Perfect for a family holiday
  • Visit the sacred Pashupatinath Temple for evening aarti in Kathmandu
  • Stop at Manakamana temple on the way to Pokhara
  • Enjoy a scenic aerial flight from Pokhara to Jomsom
  • Get to witness snow-capped Himalayan mountains and diverse landscapes
  • Short scenic jeep ride from Jomsom to Muktinath
  • Visit Bindabasini temple in Pokhara and relish the beautiful sunset at the shore of Phewa Lake
  • Explore the Nepali culture, art, and architecture while visiting historical sites in Kathmandu

If you desire to visit Muktinath temple but can't do so because of its location and the time commitment that general itineraries demand, then our seven-day Muktinath temple tour from Kathmandu is the perfect option. You can visit Muktinath temple for Darshan in just seven days with us, and the journey will not be difficult. You will be travelling with a team of expert guide who knows about Muktinath and the Himalayas, so the insights you'll get are priceless.

Our Muktinath tour from Kathmandu is designed for pilgrims and travellers who want to visit Muktinath quickly. The itinerary involves a commercial flight between Pokhara and Jomsom and a comfortable scenic ride between Kathmandu and Pokhara. During the Jomsom flight, the aerial views of the western Himalayan Mountains will blow your mind away, and it is like an additional something you may not have hoped for.

During this Muktinath tour package, you will also get to visit a few other sacred pilgrimage sites in Nepal, like the Pashupatinath temple in Kathmandu, Manakamana temple on the way to Pokhara, and Bindabasini temple in Pokhara. These short excursions make our Muktinath tour even more fascinating, and it is a perfect trip for pilgrims. This is a special Muktinath tour package for Indians with the best price and service. You can join us quickly and do it with all your family members. We are flexible in customizing the itinerary, so you can always share your requirements. For more information, get in touch with us.

Muktinath Tour Package From Pokhara

If you are in Pokhara or want to join the Muktinath tour from Pokhara, we can arrange it for you. Joining the tour from Pokhara will lower the per-head cost, and you can end the time in Pokhara or Kathmandu as you wish.

Optional Tour Packages In Nepal

We have many tour packages in Nepal that people of all ages can join. Some of our other famous Muktinath tours are the Muktinath yatra by helicopter, the Muktinath tour by jeep, and the Kathmandu to Muktinath tour by flight.

Also, check out our Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour, Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan Lumbini tour, Kathmandu day tour, etc., packages.

Itinerary
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  • Altitude1400 m
  • AccommodationHotel
  • Time2-3 hours

We meet you in Kathmandu upon your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport. Our team will be at the airport to welcome you and take you to the hotel. You will have a few hours to unpack and rest. Later in the evening, our guide will pick you up from the hotel and drive you to the Pashupatinath temple. You will have ample time to worship and attend aarti. After the aarti, drive back to the hotel and meet us for a welcome dinner in the designated hotel. End the day exploring the bustling streets of Thamel.

  • Altitude822 m
  • AccommodationHotel
  • Time7-8 hours

Today, in the morning, we will leave Kathmandu and drive to Pokhara. The highway goes along the Trishuli River, offering beautiful landscapes. The Kathmandu Pokhara ride is usually very comfortable and scenic. On the way, we will stop at Manakamana temple. We will take the cable car to reach the temple. Do puja and get blessings. After that, continue the ride to Pokhara. The evening is free in Pokhara. Catch a sunset at Phewa Lake and explore Lakeside Market.

  • Altitude2743 m
  • AccommodationLodge
  • Time20 minutes flight & 2-hour drive

Today, we have an early morning flight to Jomsom. The flight will be short and stunning. The snow-capped mountains will blow your mind. From Jomsom, we take an hour-long jeep ride to Muktinath temple. The ride goes along the Kali Gandaki River and offers arid landscapes. At Muktinath, we will spend an hour worshiping and getting blessings. After doing puja, return to Jomsom for the night stay.

  • Altitude822 m
  • AccommodationHotel
  • Time20 minutes

An early morning flight will take us back to Pokhara. Today, we have a full day in Pokhara. We will go on a guided sightseeing tour. We will be using a private car during the tour for a smooth commute between the monuments. Our first stop is Bindabasini temple. From here, we will head to Seti Gandaki River and stop at Davis Falls. We will also visit Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave and Mahendra Cave.

  • Altitude1400m
  • AccommodationStar Hotel
  • Time6-7 hours

After the big breakfast, we will drive back to Kathmandu. The drive will be comfortable like last time as well as very scenic. Upon reaching Kathmandu, we will drop you at the hotel. Have the remaining day free. Get rest and later do window shopping in Thamel.

  • Altitude1400 m
  • AccommodationHotel
  • Time6-7 hours

We have kept one more full day in Kathmandu. On this day, our guide will take you to historical sites like Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Boudhanath Stupa, Kathmandu Durbar Square, and Swayambhunath. It is a full-day guided tour of palaces, courtyards, shrines, temples, museums, and local markets. You will have ample time to shop around. In the late evening, we'll meet you for a farewell dinner. If you have any feedback, feel free to share it during dinner.

    Our tour has come to an end. The airport team will take care of your check-out and drop you at the international airport timely.

    Trip Map
    Muktinath Luxury Tour- 7 days map
    Trip Cost Details
    Included
    • Arrival and Departure arrangement 
    • 02 nights Accommodation in a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu with twin sharing
    • 02 nights accommodation in a 3-star hotel in Pokhara with twin sharing
    • 01-night accommodation in Jomsom
    • Pure veg foods during the entire trip (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)
    • 3 Domestic Flights (Pokhara-Jomsom-Pokhara-Kathmandu)
    • Domestic Airport taxes
    • Entrance fees and necessary permits
    • Privet Jeep to/from Muktinath to Jomsom
    • One Guide English/Hindi Speaking
    • Sightseeing in Pokhara
    • Sightseeing in Kathmandu
    Excluded
    • Extra activities, Mountain flight
    • Restaurant/ Beverages/ Laundry Bills 
    • Emergency and Unforeseen Circumstances 
    • Tips/ Donations 
    • Any others not mentioned in the cost include
    Useful Info

    Difficulty & Altitude Sickness

    The Muktinath temple tour from Kathmandu is leisurely. You do not need any past high-altitude experience or muscular fitness to join this tour. There is no prolonged or challenging walking involved in this tour. We use a four-wheeler to drive to Muktinath from Jomsom and vice versa. So, all you walk is while visiting the temple.

    Talking about altitude sickness, there is a slight chance of it. But you do not have to worry; our trained and experienced guide will care for you. Muktinath temple is situated at 3,710 meters, and we only spend a few hours at this elevation and drop to Jomsom at 2,743 meters to spend the night.

    To avoid altitude sickness, we recommend you drink plenty of water and not smoke or consume alcoholic drinks.

    Best Time

    The best time for the Muktinath tour from Kathmandu is spring and autumn. These two seasons have stable weather and a mild climate, which make the journey excellent. You get to see lush vegetation and stunning mountain panorama. The road condition is also ideal, so you will not see any jams.

    You can also do a Muktinath tour in the winter, but you have to be well prepared to see frequent changes in weather and unclear visibility. Likewise, you have to pack lots of warm clothes.

    Accommodations and Meals

    In Kathmandu and Pokhara, you will stay overnight in a nice tourist standard hotel with all the modern amenities and complimentary breakfast. You will get a spacious room with an attached washroom. While in Jomsom, you will spend a night in a clean and comfortable lodge with an attached washroom. The services in the lodge may be limited, and you have to pay additional money for services like hot showers, wifi, charging, etc. We provide three daily meals during the tour- breakfast, lunch, and dinner. You are free to have additional snacks and drinks on your own. The menu will have a wide variety of food, from Nepali and Indian dishes to Western options.

    Personal Expenses

    During the Muktinath tour, personal expenses such as snacks, beverages, souvenirs, and other personal items are not included in the tour package. Carrying local currency with you for your expenses is always a good idea, and we suggest our guests keep some extra budget for unexpected costs. This way, you can fully immerse yourself in the local culture and have a memorable experience.

    Who is your guide during the Muktinath Tour?

    Our Muktinath tour is guided by experienced local guides with extensive knowledge of the area, its culture, history, and customs. They are passionate about sharing their insights and providing an unforgettable experience to our guests. Our guides are fluent in English and are trained to ensure a safe and enjoyable tour. Whether you have questions about the temples or want recommendations for local food and souvenirs, our guides are always happy to assist.

    Packing list for Muktinath temple tour from Kathmandu

    Here is a general packing list for a Muktinath temple tour from Kathmandu

    Essentials:

    • Passport and visa (if required)
    • Travel Insurance
    • Cash and credit/debit cards
    • Phone and charger
    • First aid kit
    • Medications (if needed)
    • Warm layers (fleece or down jacket) for the cooler temperature in higher altitudes
    • Comfortable trekking shoes
    • Hat and sunglasses
    • Rain jacket or umbrella (for unpredictable weather)
    • Water bottle
    • Snacks and energy bars
    • Personal hygiene items (toothbrush, toothpaste, wet wipes, etc.)
    • Sunscreen
    • Headlamp or flashlight
    • Camera or phone for capturing memories

    Note: You may also want to bring any religious offerings or items for worship at the temple.

    FAQs
    • There are a few ways to go to Muktinath from Kathmandu. You can drive to Pokhara and take a short flight to Jomsom. From Jomsom, it is one hour drive to Muktinath. Or, you can drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara to Jomsom to Muktinath. And the last easiest and quickest option is to take a helicopter ride from Kathmandu to Muktinath.

    • Indians and other SAARC nationals have to pay Rs. 200 per person to enter Muktinath. Whereas citizens of other nationals have to pay Rs. 2000 to enter Muktinath. If you are traveling with us, then all the permits are included in our package cost, and you do not have to pay any additional money.

    • The best months to visit Muktinath are September, October, November, March, April, and May. These months have the best weather and climate for Muktinath Darshan.

    • If you are not a Nepali citizen, then you will need a passport and tourist visa to enter Nepal (except Indians).

    • Yes, snowfalls in Muktinath. You can expect snowfall from late November/early December till February.

    • There are approximately 300 staircases altogether in the Muktinath temple.

    • From Kathmandu, the first 300 kilometers of road are well-paved, so you will have a smooth ride. After Beni, there are another 75 kilometers to reach Muktinath. This 75 km of road is uneven and very bumpy

    • Yes, you can go to Muktinath by bike. Make sure to rent a bike that is ideal for mountainous trails.

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