Muktinath Tour, Nepal by Air

Trip Facts

Starting Price $650.00 per person
  • Trip Duration 8 days
  • Trip Grading Easy
  • Max Altitude 3710m/12152ft
  • Best Time January, February, March, April, May, November, December
  • Trip Mode Hotel in Kathmandu | Pokhara and tea- house in Jomsom
  • Group Size Min 2 Persons

Trip Overview

Tour highlights:

  • Best value package.
  • Best local guide during the entire tour.
  • This splendid 8 day tour includes visits to the various temples in Nepal, Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath, Swayambhunath, Manakamana, Muktinath, Bindebasini and Gupteshwor cave.
  • Visit UNESCO heritage sites.
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Children between 5 to 10 years will be provided 50% discount.
  • No tour fee for children below 5 years.

 Muktinath:

Muktinath is located at an altitude of 3,710 meters at the foot of the Himalayas – Thorong La mountain pass, Mustang, Nepal. Muktinath is a sacred place both for Hindus &Buddhists. This place is known as Mukti Kshetra, which means the “place of liberation or moksha”.

Route Map:

Route maps are just representation of the trekking routes. This does not represent the exact geographical conditions.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01 : Kathmandu
  • Day 02 : Kathmandu
  • Day 03 : Kathmandu | Pokhara (210 kms)
  • Day 04 : Pokhara | Jomsom
  • Day 05 : Jomsom | Muktinath | Jomsom
  • Day 06 : Jomsom | Pokhara
  • Day 07 : Pokhara | Kathmandu
  • Day 08 : Kathmandu | Airport
  • Day 01 : Kathmandu

    Arrive Kathmandu and meet with our company representative at Tribhuvan International Airport. The representative of the company will escort you to your hotel where you will relax and spend your night.

  • Day 02 : Kathmandu

    This morning you will be taken to Hindu temple Pashupatinath. We then continue to the holiest shrine for the Buddhist culture in Nepal, Bouddha, with the largest stupa and this is the place where all devout Buddhists come for a pilgrimage. Then we proceed on to Swayambhu monastery and Durbar Square which offers tourists a unique experience of the Nepalese art and architecture.

  • Day 03 : Kathmandu | Pokhara (210 kms)

    Drive to Pokhara.
    On the way to Pokhara we visit the famous Manakamana temple ‘The Goddess of Wishes’ where you can take a cable car ride.
    Pokhara is 210 Km and is a 06 hours drive from Kathmandu. From Pokhara 2,352 feet, there is a splendid view of the Annapurna mountain range. Overnight at hotel.

  • Day 04 : Pokhara | Jomsom

    After Breakfast, early morning flight to Jomsom. Jomsom, also known as the ‘cold desert’ is situated at a high altitude. Overnight at hotel.

  • Day 05 : Jomsom | Muktinath | Jomsom

    Today you will be taken to the holy Muktinath temple by a jeep/vehicle and back to Jomsom. Overnight at hotel.

  • Day 06 : Jomsom | Pokhara

    Fly back to Pokhara early morning and transfer to hotel. Today you will visit Bindebasini Temple. This is one of the oldest temples in Pokhara and was a part of Kaski Kingdom, the main deity of the temple, Goddess Durga. Sightseeing to Devi’s fall, also known as ‘Patale Chango’ is an awesome waterfall lying 2 km southwest of Pokhara. Just opposite of Devi’s fall, on the other side of the road, there is Gupteshwor Cave. Overnight at hotel.

  • Day 07 : Pokhara | Kathmandu

    Drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.

  • Day 08 : Kathmandu | Airport

    Our representative will then transfer you to the Tribhuvan International airport of Kathmandu from where you take your flight to home | onward destination.

Private trek or group option

We can organise this trek on a private basis for groups of friends, families, clubs, charities or any other group. Depending on your previous trekking experience, you may want a Climb High leader or have no ‘leader’ but sill use the help of one of our guides and/or porters. Costs for this option are available on demand but are often not a huge amount greater than joining one of our ‘fixed departures’. Please contact us with your referred dates and itinerary and we’ll give you a quote.

Additional Information

If you wish to discuss any aspect of the trek or your suitability for it, please contact us by telephone:

00 (977) 1-470-1398

Alternatively, you can contact us by email at: info@climbhighhimalaya.com

Booking

To book a place on this trek, please complete the booking enquiry on our ‘Reservations’ page.

As we are a Nepali company, you will need to send your deposit by bank transfer to our bank account in Kathmandu. This is a completely safe process and may be done at any UK, European, Aus/NZ or US bank in a few minutes. Some banking websites even allow this to be done online.

Details will be sent to you once you have decided to proceed with your booking.

Equipment

Trekkers need to provide their own personal clothing and equipment. It is recommended that you use tried and tested kit on the trip rather than relying on brand new kit you’re not sure of.

A complete kit list is to be found on this website.

Porter Protection

Climb High is a local Nepali company and as such we treat our own people with the respect and good conditions you would expect. Many team members are from our own families and you can be assured that the treatment they receive is second to none. All insurances and porter conditions are met, and more.

 Why use Climb High?

  • Our acclimatisation schedule and trip organisation is designed to give everyone in the team the best chance of reaching base camp in great condition and feeling healthy.
  • This trek is accommodated in lodges with traditional Nepali hospitality.
  • Treks are led by highly experienced leaders plus Sherpas and porters.
  • Porter welfare is paramount to us – we are a local company and want to ensure that we take care of our own staff.
  • We are a premium Nepali trekking operator, with impeccable local contacts – any changes in plan can be dealt with far more effectively using our experience and network of local contacts.
  • Our great local contacts ensure us good deals with the best hotels for trekkers in Kathmandu.
  • We have our own modern offices in central Kathmandu in Mandala Street – Thamel’s premium street

IMPORTANT NOTE: Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary, but as this is adventure travel in a remote mountain region, please take the itinerary as a statement of intent rather than an absolute. Travel in Nepal can be dangerous, delayed and highly changeable. Weather conditions, availability of porters and the health of team members can all contribute to changes. The guides and their Sherpa assistants will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if necessary.

Includes

  • All meals and accommodation in Jomsom, guide,
  • 3 nights hotel in Kathmandu,
  • 2 nights hotel in Pokhara,
  • Land transportation from Kathmandu | Pokhara | Kathmandu,
  • Flights  Pokhara | Jomsom | Pokhara,
  • All airport | hotel transfers,
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu and Pokhara,
  • Staff insurance,
  • Baggage upto 15 kg,
  • Rescue arrangements,
  • National park fees,
  • Permit,
  • Heritage sites | monument entry fees.

Excludes

  • Insurance and it should cover helicopter evacuation in case of an emergency,
  • Bottled mineral water,
  • Hard and soft drinks,
  • Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara.

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