A pilgrimage is a journey or search of moral or spiritual significance.
“Nepal is a country with more temples’ than houses, more god and goddess than people and more festivals than days in a year” was the statement used by Sir Kirk Patrick to describe the essence of Nepal. Nepal has always been a famous pilgrimage for Hindus and Buddhist and the religious tolerance in this country has been an example in the whole world as the Christians and Muslims and other minority religions are living in this country with great harmony and mutual cooperation. Nepal is the country of Pashupatinath, the most scared temple of lord Shiva and Lumbini, birth place of Lord Buddha. Presence of Other places such as Manakamana, Boudhanath, Swaymbunath, Budhanilkantha, Muktinath, Gadi Mai and many more make Nepal a hub for pilgrims.
Nepal Pilgrimage Tours
The major highlight of this tour is the scared Pashupatinath temple. Pashupatinath is a must visit temple for all the Hindus in their life. The temple lies in the bank of holy river Bagmati and has a history of more than 2000 years. Besides Pashupatinath this tour includes holy places like Swayambhunath and Boudhanath the Holy Buddhist sites and Budhanilkantha, the temple with biggest statue of sleeping Vishnu.
5 nights Muktinath Tour package
Muktinath is a holy pilgrimage site for the Hindus and it is believed that this is a must visit place for hindus to attain salvation. The trip starts from the beautiful city of Pokhara. A 20 minutes flight from Pokhara to jomsom and one day of hike or two hours of drive leads to Muktinath. Besides the holy essence the natural beauty and the view of the mighty Himalayas are the features of this tour.
This tour takes you to the holy site of Lord Buddha’s birth, Lumbini in the southern part of Nepal is a sacred place for both Hindus and Buddhists. After a short tour of Kathmandu we can drive or fly to Lumbini and go around the Maya Devi temple and the surrounding monasteries which give us peace of mind and an insight to spirituality.
The Manakamana goddess resides about 100 Km from the Kathmandu city( 3 Hours of Drive). Thousands of Hindus visit this temple every year with the belief that their wishes get fulfilled after the visit to this temple in the Gorkha district of Nepal. The temple can be reached with the help of the one and only cable car service in Nepal. The cable car ride of 30 minutes is a attraction on itself.
Duration – 2 nights/3 days