Visit the pilgrimage hub spot of Nepal to Muktinath, Pashupatinath and Valmiki ashram through this incredible package. Explore the beauty and spirituality this place has to offer now. These places are popular for their religious significance, importance in Hinduism. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity which should not be missed out on. This package is curated with care to offer you a hassle free expedition of some of the most pious and sacred destinations in Nepal.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon your arrival at Kathmandu our tour representative will escort you to your hotel from your point of arrival for an overnight stay. In the evening you will be taken to the famous Pashupatinath temple to attend the beautiful and holy evening Aarti.
Day 02: Kathmandu – Manakamana Temple – Pokhara
After having your breakfast the next morning you will be driven to Pokhara which you will be covering via a road journey of 6 hours. En route you will be taken to the famous Manakamana Temple where the incarnation of goddess Bhagwati is worshipped. Praying here is believed to fulfill all your wishes. Finally upon reaching the beautiful nature’s retreat Pokhara you will be checked in to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 03: Pokhara – Jomsom – Muktinath – Jomsom
After completing your breakfast in the morning you will be flown to Jomsom which is situated at a distance of 35 minutes via flying from Pokhara. On reaching the helipad you will be driven to the temple of Muktinath which is known as the god of salvation. Here you will be taking a holy bath under the 108 water spouts or Muktidhara which is believed to grant moksha. Finally you will be driven back to your hotel in Jomsom for an overnight stay.
Day 04: Jomsom – Pokhara (Sightseeing)
Early in the morning you will be flown back to Pokhara where you will be taken on a city sightseeing tour. You will be visiting places like: Bindabasini Temple – dedicated to a manifestation of goddess Bhagwati; Barahi Temple – an important structure in Pokhara Amidst the Phewa Lake and on Saturdays people take male animals for sacrifice to the deity; Seti Gorge – a powerful gorge with the gushing Gandaki River flowing through it making it a sight to behold; Devi’s fall – a tranquil waterfall and Gupteshwar Cave – a serene natural cave containing a small temple inside dedicated to lord shiv.
By the evening you will be taken back to your hotel for straying the night.
Day 05: Pokhara – Chitwan National Park
You will drive to Chitwan national park from Pokhara early in the morning which will be a journey of almost 4.5 hours. Upon reaching Chitwan you will be given some time to freshen then taken on a safari riding an elephant’s back. You will be exploring the rich and thriving jungle where you will encounter a number of fauna collection like – deer, one horned rhino, bison, leopard and if lucky you may just encounter the royal Bengal tiger. This ride lasts for 2 to 3 hours. Later ib you can also go on a canoeing trip down the quiet Rapti River and witness some exotic birds.
Chitwan National ParkAfter a thrilling and exciting day you will be assisted back to your hotel in the national park where you will be staying the night.
Day 06: Chitwan National Park – Devghat – Valmiki Ashram
After having your breakfast early in the morning you will be making your way to Devghat which is situated at a driving distance of 7 hours. Once you reach the Ghat you will be transferred to a boat to cross Narayani River Valmiki Ashram, the exact place where Valmiki is said to have written Ramayan. After you visit this serene ashram you will be driven back to your hotel in Chitwan for an overnight stay. At night you will also be engaged in a Tharu culture of dance show which will be a fun unique experience.
Day 07: Chitwan – Kathmandu
You will be driven from Chitwan to Kathmandu after your breakfast early in the morning. This will be a road journey of 6 hours. You be treated with some of the most scenic and fascinating views of the surrounding natural beauty during the journey. On reaching Kathmandu you will be checked in to your hotel for an overnight stay. The evening time will be free for you to explore the nearby places like market and other interesting destinations on foot if you want.
Day 08: Kathmandu Sightseeing
After having your breakfast early in the morning you will be taken on a sightseeing tour of Kathmandu. You will be covering the following Places: Dakshinkali Temple – a top pilgrimage destination in Nepal where people come to worship Maa Kali and perform animal sacrifices here; Sheh Narayan – 1 of the 4 remaining Narayans in Kathmandu and very significant temple. You will also be taken for a visit to the Talles Shiv Statue in the world known as Sanga. After offering your prayers and rituals to the deities you will be taken to the vibrant and extremely popular market place of Durbar Quare – there are innumerable places that you can explore inside the square including traditional Buddhist monasteries and even some market places offering interesting items for sale.
Finally after a fun filled day you will be taken back to your hotel for staying the night.
Day 09: Kathmandu Departure
After breakfast you will be assisted to your departure destination which will mark the end of your Pashupatinath, Muktinath and Valmiki Ashram package with us. You will be boarding the flight heading on ahead to your desired destination.