Nepal Government has introduced to celebrate Visit Nepal 2020. Among 5 clusters of division - Religion & Pilgrimage is another one.
Nepal is situated in the lap of Himalaya. It is the home to many pilgrimage sites related to the two predominant religions of Nepal, Hinduism and Buddhism. Around 81% of population follows Hinduism. With every feast ,culture and festivals celebration here in Nepal the devotees of Pilgrims are in increasing number. Many holy pilgrims take a visit on their life time of Pilgrimage tour in Nepal. This tour package is path of Hindu myth followers sacred places.
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02Pilgrim tour in Kathmandu valley
03Drive to Janakpur [240 km ] / Kailashnath Mahadev Temple
05Pokhara / Manakamana Temple
06Pokhara Pilgrim Tour
07Fly to Jomsom/ Muktinath
08Back to Pokhara / Kathmandu
Day 01Arrival Arrival in Kathmandu International Airport .Greet with garlands by our office representative. Transfer to hotel. Check in followed by tour briefing. Rest and free. Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.
Day 02Pilgrim tour in Kathmandu valley After breakfast you shall be proceed to Budhanilkantha Temple. It is one of the main Hindus’ pilgrimage place of Sleeping Lord Vishnu, which lies about 9 km far from the central Kathmandu. Perform puja and darshan. Then drive to Guhyeshwari Temple. It is recognized as a Shakti (power) Peetha, a symbol of power. It is believed that a body part of Sati Devi (wife of Lord Shiva) fell after her death at the very place where the temple is now located. Later visit Pashupatinath temple, symbolized of Lord Shiva. Take aarati at evening on Pashupatinath Temple. Back to hotel and overnight.
Day 03Drive to Janakpur [240 km ] / Kailashnath Mahadev TempleAfter breakfast drive early morning to Janakpur via Arniko- B.P. Highway. Enroute take a short visit to Kailashnath Mahadev Temple in Sanga. Reach Janakpur . check in to hotel. Rest and fresh. Evening visit to Janaki Temple. It is dedicated to Hindu god Ram and Sita. Along to next visit to Ram-Sita Bibaha Temple. This pagoda structure temple was built to commemorate the wedding of Rama and Sita. It is built in the traditional pagoda Nepalese form. It is interesting to see the life-size statues of Rama and Sita along the arts and architecture of Maithili . Back to hotel and overnight.
Day 04 Devghat After breakfast, drive to Devghat . It is the home to various temples and caves dedicated to Hindu gods, goddesses, and saints including Goddess Sita's cave. Do puja and take a holy bath at the junction of the Krishna Gandaki river well known for its rare 'Saligram Sheela (holy stone), which Hindu devotees worship as Lord Vishnu. Later back to Narayangarh hotel for overnight.
Day 05Pokhara / Manakamana TempleAfter breakfast, drive to Manakamana Temple via cable car ride. It is dedicated to Goddess Bhagwati. It is belief that one worshiping here gets his wish fulfilled. Return back and straight drive to Pokhara. Check in hotel . Rest and Free. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06Pokhara Pilgrim TourAfter breakfast, visit Devis' Fall, Gupteswor Mahadev cave. Later visit to Bindyabashani temple. Afternoon visit Taal Barahi Temple situated at middle of Phewa lake via boating. Back to hotel .Free and easy. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07Fly to Jomsom/ Muktinath Drive to Pokhara Domestic airport to take an early scenic flight to Jomsom. Breakfast. Check in hotel and after take a jeep ride about 1.5 hrs. to Muktinath Temple. Enroute you can see full nature beauty. It is regarded the holy place for Hindu pilgrim as Salvation . Do Puja and darshan. One can take a holy bath through 108 water sprouts . Return back to Jomsom hotel and overnight.
Day 08Back to Pokhara / KathmanduTake an early flight back to Pokhara. Breakfast. Then straight drive back to Kathmandu about 6-7 hours. Check in to hotel. Rest and overnight.
Day 09Free dayBreakfast. Rest day free on own. Overnight at hotel. Optional : Mountain flight/ Day tour(s)
Day 10DepartureAfter breakfast, timely transfer to Kathmandu Int'l Airport for your onward destination.