Nepal is home to some of the most important sites for Hindus and Buddhists. Every year droves of Hindu and Buddhists from neighboring countries like India, China and Sri Lanka, along with hordes of pilgrims from around the world come to Nepal to visit the holy places of Hindus and Buddhists. Hinduism and Buddhism have coexisted peacefully for centuries in Nepal. In fact, many Hindus consider Buddha as one of the incarnations of their Lord Vishnu.
With our Nepal Pilgrimage Tour, you will visit such religious places as Pashupatinath, Muktinath, Swayambhu, Manakamana, Lumbini, Jomsom, Pokhara. You will notice that places of religious significance are spread across the country and located in some of the most beautiful locations.
You sure cannot miss this once in a lifetime trip to one of the top religious destinations of Hindus and Buddhists.
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu - Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu/Patan Sightseeing - Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 03: Fly to Lumbini - Overnight in Lumbini
Day 04: Drive to Devghat(Chitwan) - Overnight in Chitwan
Day 05: Drive to Pokhara - Overnight in Pokhara
Day 06: Fly to Jomsom, Mukinath Drive - Overnight in Jomsom
Day 07: Fly back to Pokhara - Overnight in Pokhara
Day 08: Drive to Kurintar, Cable Car to Manakamana, Drive to Kathmandu - Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 09: Departure from Kathmandu
Day 01Arrival at Kathmandu - Overnight in KathmanduArrive at Kathmandu Airport. We will pick you up and drop you at your hotel where you will check in.
Day 02Kathmandu/Patan Sightseeing - Overnight in KathmanduSpend the day visiting such holy places like Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, Boudha, Budhanilkantha, the durbar squares of Kathmandu and Patan.
Day 03Fly to Lumbini - Overnight in LumbiniKathmandu to Lumbini flight. Visit the shrines, monastries and stupas in Lumbini. Visit Maya Devi Temple and the famous Ashoka Pillar.
Day 04Drive to Devghat(Chitwan) - Overnight in ChitwanDrive from Lumbini to Devghat (approx 6 hrs drive). Weather and health permitting, you can take a holy dip into the waters of Gandaki. Visit the famous temples and caves in the area.
Day 05Drive to Pokhara - Overnight in PokharaDrive from Chitwan to Pokhara (approx 4 hrs drive). Sightseeing around the famous tourist city of Pokhara. Visit Bindhyabasini Temple, Tal Barahi Temple, World peace pagoda and various gumbas and stupas around the city.
Day 06Fly to Jomsom, Mukinath Drive - Overnight in JomsomAfter breakfast, take the mountain flight from Pokhara to Jomson (approx 30 mins) and check in at the hotel. Walk along the banks of the Kali Gandaki river where you will find beautiful 'Saligrams' which hold religious significance to Hindus. Take a jeep and drive to Muktinath. Visit Muktinath Temle and, health permitting, take a holy dip at the one of the famous 108 water springs of Muktinath. Drive back to Jomsom.
Day 07Fly back to Pokhara - Overnight in PokharaYou will take the flight back to Pokhara and spend the day sightseeing around the beautiful locales of Pokhara.
Day 08Drive to Kurintar, Cable Car to Manakamana, Drive to Kathmandu - Overnight in KathmanduAfter breakfast, drive to Kurintar (approx 2.5 hrs), from where you will make a short cable car trip to Manakamana. Offer prayers at the Temple of goddess Manakamana, who Hindus believe fulfills the wishes of those who make a pilgrimage to Manakamana. Return by cable car to Manakamana then drive back to Kathmandu (approx 3 hrs drive). Unwind yourself at your hotel.
Day 09Departure from KathmanduWe will drop you to the airport two hours before your departure time.