Jomsom Muktinath Jeep Tour is one of the most demanding safari tours in the Himalayas of Nepal. The tour will lead us to one of the most important pilgrimage sites for Hindu and Buddhist followers through drivable roads.
This tour will be enthralling for those who prefer to enjoy being in the Himalayas of Nepal in a short span of time covering varied vegetation, multicultural and multidimensional facades of entire Nepal in a glimpse.
Traveling through the wild of Nepal into the deserted Himalayas, passing by the splendiferous valleys, rivers, natural hot water springs, villages, the orchid garden will make us soothe all our tiredness. The journey will be a journey into paradise on the earth.
Purifying self from the beginning, we will reach Muktinath (3760m/12336ft) the highest elevation of the entire tour and one of the holiest pilgrimage sites of spiritualism.
Muktinath tour will be a journey to the abode land of Lord Vishnu as Muktinath is a holy salvation land for attaining enlightenment from the materialistic attachment of the modern world. It is a temple where we attain ‘Moskh’ another word for liberation from all our earthly sin.
As we believe having a bath in the 108 water tap of the temple will help one to be liberated from the circle of rebirth.
The journey towards Muktinath is filled with the boundless majestic view of the real Himalayas, traveling in between the mighty Annapurna (8,091m/26,546ft) and Dhaulagiri (8,167m/26,796ft) Himalayas will take us into the deepest Kali Gandaki river gorge, famous for fossil/ammonite.
Upon arriving at Jomsom (2,720m/8,924ft) the capital city of Mustang, we can take a walk into the bank of the Kali Gandaki River.
Further heading towards the deserted mountains crossing the same river into the Kagbeni, a holy river bank where devotes does the ‘Pinda Daan’ a way of showing respect to the beloved departed soul.
Kagbeni is a small town that works as a border between the Annapurna and Mustang region of Nepal. It is also the ancient trade route to Tibet.
Finally diverting into the Annapurna region, we will arrive into Muktinath, a most desired spot. Muktinath carries religious and spiritual importance for both Hindu and Buddhist followers, every year thousands of devotees flock into the temple to attain the ultimate goal of their life i.e. ‘Moskh’.
So if you want to enjoy a short safari tour in the Himalayas of Nepal, Jomsom-Muktinath will be the best and easy-going tour for any age group. Jomsom- Muktinath Jeep Tour can be started from Kathmandu as well as from Pokhara and also the ending point can be either Pokhara or Kathmandu.
It depends upon your interest and the place of your location, to make it further less time-consuming, we can customize the Itinerary accordingly. Please feel free to contact us.
If you want to avoide a long drive to Muktinath, an easy alternative option is to take a flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara (35-minute) and from Pokhara to Jomsom (30-minute) and then drive for an hour to Muktinath.