Hindu Pilgrimage Tour means the most popular place to visit once because of religious belief. In Nepal there are numerous interesting Hindu religious place but few places are much more important but it does not mean other visitors never go there. The two Hindu temples including Pashupatinath in Kathmandu valley and Muktinath in Annapurna trekking route are so popular to all over the world’s Hindus. The majority of Hindus are 80% of total population in Nepal. Here you are able to visit all kind of visitors to see the Hindus religious activities in and around the temples. Nepal was an only on Hindu country in the world before 2008. The same religion but two types are vegetarian and non-vegetarian in Hindus.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport 1337m
When your flight arrives at Tribhuban International Airport. Take your bags and go to immigration to put a visa time in Nepal. Check our office board with representative and he will pick up you with car then transfer to hotel. It is 6km distance takes minimum 25 minutes to reach the hotel. Do check in and we brief you about your tour, time; place and hotel with introduce an experience government license holder culture guide for your whole trip.
Day 02: Pashupatinath, Boudhanath and Dakshinkali tours in Kathmandu
After breakfast you will visit 3 place including Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa and Dakshinkali Temple. The highlights of today is Temple Pashupatinath is the home of destructor god Shiva is believed that more than 2000 years old nearby the holy bagmati river and cremation activities on its bank, Hindu holy man, Shiva lingam and pilgrims, Asamese monkey, dear. Guheswori Temple is believed the yoni fallen place of satyadevi and 17th century old temple. Boudhanath is 5th century old, one of the largest stupa with Tibetan settlements and many monasteries around here. Dakshinkali is 22km south of Kathmandu valley where you can see the crowd of Hindu pilgrims with the activities of worship and sacrifice of male animals. There is forest and streams near the temple and you can see the local people are waiting their customer with local agro products. Drive back to the hotel and stay over night with breakfast.
Day 03: Drive to Pokhara via Manakamana Temple 1335m Tours in Gorkha
Take an early breakfast and drive to Cheres 287m with paved highway is 104km. Take a queue to ride cable car (established 1998) 2.8km long with view of Trisuli River, village, pine forest and hill takes a 10-minute time. Walk a 10 minutes to get the 17th century old Manakamana Temple (a goddess temple of wish fulfillment) with a view of snow capped mountain including Manaslu, Annapurna and Ganesh Himal. Back to the car, take a lunch one the way, and drive next 100km with beautiful view of landscapes with river and mountains and highway towns to Pokhara. Stay over night in Pokhara at hotel with breakfast.
Day 04: Tal Barahi and Bindyabasini Temple tours in Pokhara
Visit with boating trip to Tal Barahi Temple of boar incarnation of Vishnu is situated middle of the Phewa Lake, on a small island with the view of snowcapped mountain, forest and other hills with villages. Drive to Bindyabasini Temple situated one a small hill with a view of Annapurna Himalayan ranges. It is 17th century old Hindu temple believed brought from Bindyachal Parvat in India. Here is Shiva and Ganesh Temple too. Drive back to the hotel and explore Pokhara, a city of Gurkhas. Stay over night at hotel with breakfast.
Day 05: Fly from Pokhara to Jomsom then drive to Muktinath 3750m
Take an early breakfast and go the airport and process to fly to Jomsom airport 2710m. It is a 20 minutes flight with scenic beauty of Pokhara valley, Annapurna Himalayan ranges and Dhaulagiri Mountain 8167m with glaciers just before the Jomsom. Take a Jeep with a view of Holy River Kaligandaki to Muktinath 3750m. Stay over night at lodge with Breakfast.
Day 06: Muktinath Temple visit then drive to Jomsom 2710m
Go to the Muktinath Temple is believed the protector god Vishnu was got immune of his sin. The present temple is 17th century old with pagoda style with 108 springs is situated 3800m high above sea level. Here are two small pools for ritual bath. Walk a few minutes east where you can see Jwala Mai Temple with two natural gas fires and outside you can see the one spring. The view of Dhaulagiri is superb from here. Drive back to Jomsom and stay over night at hotel with breakfast.
Day 07: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara 830m
Take a 20 minutes scenic flight from Jomsom to Pokhara with a wonderful view of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna ranges with Ghorepani, forest, Pokhara valley, Phewa Lake, World Peace Stupa. Transfer to hotel and check in then take a rest. Enjoy the Pokhara with wandering lakeside. Stay over night here at hotel with breakfast.
Day 08: Drive to Sarandon then drive to Kathmandu 1350m
Take a early morning drive to Sarankot to see the sun rise and Himalayan views of over 8000m high above sea level and drive back to breakfast in the hotel and check out the hotel then drive back to Kathmandu with 204km with paved highway passing with the view of highway town, river valley and Himalayan view on the way to Kathmandu. Stay over night at hotel with breakfast. You will have a farewell dinner with cultural show.
Day 09: Departure to Tribhuban International Airport
You should enter the airport 3 hours before your flight schedule. It is 6 km car ride with our representative takes minimum 30 minutes time to get there. We hope you enjoyed once in Nepal and it is not enough so we optimist next visit with us for new program. We wish you safe and happy flight journey to next destination with putting scarf (Khata). We make sure you are not going to pay any airport take because it is already included in your flight ticket.
Where is Nepal ?
Nepal is landlocked country located in southern Asia couched between two Asian giants India and China. Nepal is geographically, culturally and linguistically diverse. The capital city of the country is Kathmandu, commonly known as ‘city of temples’ where we can explore traditional artistic beauty. Draped along the greatest heights of the Himalaya, Nepal is where the ice-cold of the mountains meets the steamy heat of the Indian plains. Moreover, it's a land of yaks and yetis, stupas and Sherpas and some of the best trekking on earth. The Himalaya's most sophisticated urban cultures took shape here, in the three great mini kingdoms of the Kathmandu valley- Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur - home to a world-class artistic and architectural heritage.
What is Nepal known for?
Nepal is Known for Mt. Everest, highest peak in the world and Lord Buddha, who was the pioneer of Buddhist religion. Besides, among 14 eight thousand meters cross mountains in the world, eight are located in this naturally beautiful country. Nepal has been the focus of outstanding achievements in the world of peak climbing expeditions with the identification of more than one thousand peaks above 6,000 meters .Trekking through the Everest region offers astounding mountain views, an opportunity to take a glimpse into the life of world heritage sites, discovering variety of Himalayan flora and faunas, and an opportunity to explore the highest Buddhist monasteries in the world. Overall, Nepal is known for its hospitality and the local people believes in the mantra ‘Atithi Deba Bhaba’ (Guest are god).
Can I get Nepal visa on arrival?
Yes! Nepal visa is easily available up on arrival in the entry places. Make the process easier by downloading & completing the application form, having the correct USD cash and two passport photographs.
Visa Facility Duration Fee
Multiple entry 15 days US$ 25 or equivalent Nepali currency
Multiple entry 30 days US$ 40 or equivalent Nepali currency
Multiple entry 90 days US$ 100 or equivalent Nepali currency
Is the country politically safe and stable?
Nepal is one of the new democratic countries in the world with many active political parties, ideas, ideologies and leaders. As such there might be some disturbances in some parts of the country. But it does not and will not affect the daily life of the residents in the other parts. Life moves on as usual, unperturbed.
How to enter Nepal?
Nepal can be enter by two ways,
By air: Some of the major international airlines operating schedule services to Nepal are Royal Nepal Airlines, British Airways, Biman Bangladesh, China South West Airlines, Druk Air, Gulf Air, India Air, Thai Airways, Qatar, Pakistan Air, Jet Air and Singapore Airlines. By air, you will arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport (only one international airport) located in the heart of Kathmandu City.
By Road: There are several entry points by land route mainly from Nepal / Indian borders;
Scheduled public as well as tourist buses run to and from Kathmandu. Traveling by bus is recommended if you can cope with 10 to 12 hours of long drive in return for a fascinating mountainous views and snail tail roads that meet above the clouds.
Do you have Airport pickup facilities?
Definitely! We do have airport pick up facilities for our customers who have booked for our any packages. We don't charge any money. As the time you booked your trip, you have to inform us.
What is the best time to visit Nepal?
September and April are warm with the temperature ranging between 80-90 degrees Fahrenheit. In October, November, late February and March it is typically 60-80 degrees Fahrenheit. In December and January it is much cooler, between 45-70 degrees Fahrenheit, and you may experience foggy conditions as well. As there is an ideal time to visit Nepal. Nepal can be visited the whole year round. Light weight clothing is recommended from May to October. Warm garments are required from October to March. An umbrella or a raincoat is a must for the rainy season.
How can I make the payment?
There are various payment options by which you can make payment to Glory Nepal team. You can make payment by cash, bank transfer, online credit card payment and Travelers checks. If you wish to use another option of payment suitable to you, then Glory Nepal will assist you for that.
Why should I book the tour through Glory Nepal?
Glory Nepal team is a recognized Holiday Planner and service provider related with the Nepal Tourism Sector. The Team of Glory Nepal is able to work on your any kind of travel requirements as it is associated with a team of Tour Escorts, Guides who are well trained, fluent in different languages and with long experience in related sectors. We do offer verities of Nepal Tour, Trek, Jungle Safari, Adventure packages but beside that we are best in organizing special tailor made itineraries in any areas of Nepal. As our motto is "Guest's Satisfaction is our Achievements" we are always here to assist you for your holiday to Nepal.
What does grading (Easy, Moderate, Difficult, Strenuous) means?
"Grading" is a term used for rating treks based on difficulty. According to Himalayan Glacier standards and experience, we have divided the trekking into four types, namely Easy, Moderate, Difficult and Strenuous- the challenge in terms of both technicality and geography increases as we move higher in that order. Thus, Easy Treks could be suitable for all while Strenuous and Difficult Treks are meant only for those who have certain experience and capability.
This can help you choose a trek or climb especially in the Himalayan Region that best suits your fitness level and experience. Please keep in mind that this is a general guide only. A variety of factors, including weather, may add to the challenge.
No previous trek experience and any physical preparation are required to attempt this trek. An interest in walking will be enough to take up such treks. Such treks usually vary from 2 days hike to 5 days trekking and can reach up to an altitude of 3000 m. Treks usually on well maintained paths and passes through ridges and involve walking up to 5 hours a day.
Moderate Treks will require at least 6-7 hours of walking every day, crossing 4000 m above high altitude passes, and long and exhausting walks through often rough trails, rocks and boulders. Therefore, you will require physical and mental fitness, positive attitude and interests and previous hiking or camping experience is preferred. You should prepare to face high altitude.
Previous trekking experience and technical knowledge is essential in Difficult Treks. Besides walking through rough trails for 6-7 hours and crossing high passes as high as 5000 m, you will also be glacier crossings on snow/ice. You will be facing high altitude air with low level of oxygen and continuous walking over huge stretch of Himalayan valleys. Positive attitude and perseverance is required.
Strenuous Treks involve long days, long hours of challenging walks, high altitude passes above 5000 m, difficult terrains and glacier and snow walking. No doubt you need to be mentally and physically fit and in excellent health condition. As part of technical requirements, you will require to have rock and ice climbing experience with the knowledge of use of ice axe and crampons. You should consider joining one of the rock climbing and glacier walking classes prior to heading for Trek.
Are there ATM facilities in Nepal?
There are many ATM machines in the Kathmandu and Pokhara Valley. ATM machines are slowly being introduced to other cities like Bhuwtal and Dharan.
What types of cards are accepted? Debit or Credit? Visas or Masters or Discovers or Dinners?
Most popular cards accepted in Nepal are VISA, MASTERCARD and American Express. Both Debit and Credit Cards are accepted here. American Travelers Cheques are also accepted in most Banks, Hotels, and Travel companies.
Are there any tourist police in Nepal?
Of course there is tourist police located near the Nepal Tourism Development Board's Office. Also, there are complaint counters at the airport and Basantapur Durbar Square. Tourist police are specially trained in English and have detailed local knowledge to assist tourists. For security and travel related assistance, you can reach any of the officers from telephone 4-247041, 4-4268969 during 11 a.m to 5 p.m
Is Nepal safe? Is a woman traveling alone safe with your company?
Absolutely Nepal is safe for traveler. Firstly, Nepal is considered as one of the peaceful countries in the world (chances are it's safer here than your home-country). Secondly, while you're on one of our trips, we take personal responsibility for your well-being, a responsibility we commit very seriously.
• All the entrance fees while sightseeing in the city.
• Guided Katmandu sightseeing tour by Car.
• All accommodation on B/B basis.
• 13% government tax where applicable.
• International flights, visa and departure taxes
• Airport pick up and drop.
• Personal expenses such as drinks, postage, laundry
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Domestic Airport Tax
• Domestic airport tax
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• Costs arising from unforeseen events outside our control
All the entrance feels for sight seeing in the city
International flights, visa and departure taxes
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Drink, Posatage, Laundry for Personal Expenses
Domestic Airport Tax