Muktinath is one of the popular pilgrimage destinations in Nepal, for both Hindu and Buddhist followers, lies at the altitude of 3710m above the sea-level, to the north of central Nepal, on the lap of the Annapurna Himalayan range.
Every year thousands of religious pilgrimage visit the temple for salvation. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu, one of the famous Hindu gods of protection, Muktinath has its own importance. Hindu and Buddhist believed visiting the Pagoda Temple of Muktinath and dipping a bath in 108 water tap will wash away all our sin and get liberation from the circle of rebirth.
The temple Muktinath lies below the highest pass of Nepal, which is Thorong-La Pass 5416m and above the Kaligandaki Gorge River the deepest in the world, famous for Saligram (Fossil). In between these two popular spots lies the temple of Lord Vishnu. The area is surrounded by different Hindu and Buddhist temples and monasteries with the holy flame lighting every day from the natural gas underneath the ground.
As being one of the famous temples of Nepal foreigners can also visit the main temple shrine. The majority of the people residing in the small town Muktinath are Tibetan by origin, but the combination of the two popular religions can be seen, as we believe Lord Buddha to be one of the reincarnations of Lord Vishnu.
A day trip to one of the religious and culturally important places will add an advantage to the travellers to view the mixed culture of Nepal and also the mighty Himalayas. This Helicopter Tour to Muktinath will mesmerize every traveller with boundless views, making it accessible to all age group, now your age and physical condition is not a problem anymore to attain liberation by visiting one of the famous pilgrimage sites for any of the spiritual believer and also for those who wish to be in the Himalayas of Nepal.
Note: Muktinath is one of the main attractions for the pilgrimage can be visited from Kathmandu along with Pokhara. Only the price will be different and the time a traveller has to complete this tour. If you are interested in a Helicopter tour to Muktinath from Kathmandu then it is possible as well, for this you need to carter a helicopter from Kathmandu to and fro or take the first flight to Pokhara from Kathmandu the same day to reach Pokhara. Interested in other related day helicopter tour around Himalayas of Nepal, just go through Helicopter Tour to Everest Base Camp, Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour, Upper Mustang Helicopter Tour and Gosaikundha Helicopter Tour.