Pokhara to Muktinath tour overland by jeep cost & distance
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.
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.
Pokhara to Muktinath tour overland by jeep itinerary
Day 02: Drive to Kagbeni via Jomsom then explore around
Day 03: Drive to Muktinath for Muktiksherta darshan
Day 04: Drive to Galeshwor overnight at Beni bazaar
Day 05: Drive to Pokhara / Raxaul /Sunauli
Day 06: Transfer to airport for departure
Pokhara to Muktinath tour overland by jeep cost US$:
# Airport pick up on your arrival day in Pokhara by car
# Two nights hotel accommodation in Pokhara BB basic
# Round trip flight from Pokhara to Jomsom to Pokhara
# Jomsom to Muktinath to Jomsom by private transportation
# All meals (Breakfast, Lunch & dinner) 4 cups of hot drink each day on choice
# Best accommodation at tea houses during Mustang tours
# English speaking guide service trained by government of Nepal
#All necessary paperwork, permits (ACAP, TIMS) and local taxes
# Travel and rescue arrangements if require
* Visa fees / international airfare to and from Kathmandu
* Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
* Personal expenses phone calls, mineral water, bar bills, hot shower, battery recharge, extra porters & gears etc
* Tips for guides & drivers (Tipping are expected but not mandatory)
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.