If Hindu pilgrims would like to organize some rituals in Pashupatinath Temple and Muktinath Temple, let us know, we can arrange the Hindu priest for the traditional and cultural ritual procedures. This tour offers a chance to explore all UNESCO preserved Hindu pilgrimage sites and its historical and cultural monuments during the trip.
Nepal was Hindu kingdom till 2008 A.D. while our political regime power was in monarchy. We can see the influence of Hinduism since Sanskrit age. The world's biggest Hindu Temple "Pashupatinath" is located in Nepal. So, Hinduism tour became the most popular cultural activities in Nepal for the Hindu pilgrims and also for all tourists who would like to know about this philosophy.
Outline Itinerary: Hinduism Tour
01 Day: Arrival in Kathmandu airport, welcome by ART representative and transfer to hotel 2 stars at Thamel touristic city. Bed & breakfast included. Tour briefing will be given by ART staff after arrival in Kathmandu at hotel.
02 Day: Visit Pashupatinath Temple, Budanilkantha Narayan Temple, Hanuman Dhoka Kathmandu Durbar Square with English speaking professional cultural Guide by private car or tourist bus according to group size. Back to Kathmandu. Bed & breakfast included in hotel 2 stars.
03 Day: Visit 2 principal UNESCO sites: Changu Narayan Temple and Bhaktapur Durbar Square (the royal palace and monuments of 17th century). Back to Kathmandu. Bed & breakfast included in hotel 2 stars.
04 Day: Visit Dulikhel Kali Temple and Kavre Palanchok Bhagwati Temple with English speaking professional cultural Guide by private car or tourist bus according to group size. Back to Kathmandu. Bed & breakfast included in hotel 2 stars.
05 Day: Visit Patan Darbar Square and Dakshin Kali Temple ( Hindu ritual and animal sacrifice center). Back to Kathmandu. Bed & breakfast included in hotel 2 stars.
05 Day: Kathmandu to Pokhara by plane 25mn. Visit Barahi Temple in the middle part of natural Fewa Lake. Back to hotel touristic at Pokhara. Bed & breakfast included.
06 Day: Pokhara to Jomsom by plane 30mn. Jomsom to Muktinath by jeep. Visit Muktinath Temple and take shower in 109 holy taps for the spiritual purification and back to Jomsom by jeep. Full board in Guest House.
07 Day: Jomsom to Pokhara by plane 30mn and same day Pokhara to Kathmandu by plane 25mn. Bed & breakfast included in hotel 2 stars.
08 Day: Early in the morning at 6 o'clock departure from hotel to Kathmandu domestic airport for one hour mountain flight on the Everest Himalayan range. Then, transfer to hotel and free day in Kathmandu, shopping. Bed & breakfast included in hotel 2 stars. Fare well dinner with different ethnic folk music and dance with different ethnic uniforms in authentic and traditional Nepali restaurant.
09 Day: International departure.
-Arrival & departure service by private car or tourist bus in Kathmandu international and domestic airport.
-7 nights' hotel 2 star bed & breakfast in Kathmandu city
-1 night hotel touristic bed and breakfast in Pokhara near Fewa Lake
-Visit Barahi Temple in Pokhara
-Kathmandu-Pokhara-Jomsom round trip flight tickets
-Domestic airport taxes
-Jomsom-Muktinath round trip by jeep
-Jomsom-Muktinath full board in Guest house Lodge.
-Kathmandu city sightseeing all UNESCO sites with English speaking professional cultural guide by private car or tourist bus: Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Changu Narayan Temple, Pashupatinath Temple, Patan Durbar Square, Dakshin Kali Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Budanilkantha Narayan Temple, Dulikhel Kali Temple, Kavrepalanchok Bagmati Temple etc.
-All UNESCO sites and monuments entry charge.
-Hotel- domestic airport transfer for one hour Mountain flight tour.
-Fare well dinner in authentic and traditional Nepali restaurant.
-13 % VAT compulsory government tax.
-International flight tickets
-Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu city & Pokhara city
-Cold drinks and alcoholic drinks during your trip
-Tips for cultural Guide and driver.