Pokhara and Muktinath Tour by helicopter is very carefully designed tour package for our customers to offer the chance to visit the beautiful lakeside city of Pokhara and worship the temple of Muktinath. These are two amazing locations, each with their own charm that attract hundreds and thousands of visitors every year.
Pokhara is arguably the most popular city for tourism in Nepal thanks to the immense natural beauty and captivating scenery of the Annapurna region. Surrounded by sparking peaks, lush green hills and tranquil lakes, Pokhara is truly the haven for nature lovers in Nepal. It is also the go to spot for adventure sports of any and all kinds, from paragliding and bungee jumping to mountain biking, rafting and more. In addition to the popular viewpoints like Sarangkot, the major attractions in Pokhara are World Peace Pagoda. Davis Falls, Mahendra Cave, Tal Barahi temple, Gupteshwor Mahadev Temple/Caves and Phewa Lake among others.
Muktinath Temple (3,710m) is a sacred land for both Hindu and Buddhist Devotes. Mostly Hindu devotees make a pilgrimage to Muktinath in order to pray lord Vishnu. It is believed that praying to Muktinath makes you free of sins that you have made in whole life and offers salvation – ‘Mukti’ so that your soul can no longer suffer after getting moksha. There are 108 waterspouts which is known as ‘Muktidhara’ and 2 Ponds in front of the Temple – Mukti Kundas where devotees take bath to wash away all the bad deeds.
Muktinath Tour in Helicopter is a shortest way to reach Muktinath Temple that is suitable for all age groups and normal physical fitness is acceptable. By joining a Heli Tour to Muktinath, you can complete this tour in 5 hours. So, this is an ideal option for the people with short holidays who don’t have enough time for trekking to Muktinath but want to end all the bad deeds of this life to get Moksha or salvation.
During your Heli Tour to Muktinath Temple, you will get ample opportunities to witness the mesmerizing view of world’s eighth highest peak Manaslu (8,163m) along with other mountain ranges like Annapurna Range, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Dhaulagiri and many others. Moreover, you will get chance to explore the mountain desert landscape of Mustang District.
In addition to this, you will get impressive view of holy Gandaki River which is the only place to find Salikgrams (the black stone like structure prayed as incarnation of Lord Vishnu) and experience an adventurous horse ride form Helipad to Gate of Muktinath Temple.
Day 01: Arrival At TIA Kathmandu
Day 02: Heli Tour from Kathmandu – Pokhara – Muktinath, Sightseeing tour in Pokhara
Day 03: Return to Kathmandu, Departure
Upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, our office representative will meet you greet you and safely transfer you to the designated hotel. You will get some leisure time to get freshen and our guide will then brief you about the Pashupatinath and Muktinath Heli Tour. We will organize a Nepali dinner for tonight where you will be introduced with local Nepali dishes.
We will commence our Pokhara and Muktinath Heli tour early in the morning with a short drive to the Kathmandu Airport. We will have a brief stop at Pokhara for refueling before resuming our journey. From there we will fly to Muktinath (3,710m) enjoying the excellent vistas from bird’s eye perspective. On reaching to the heli pad, you can join an adventurous horse ride to Temple. Take bath in 108 holy taps and two ponds in front of temple and perform puja to lord Vishnu. After spending some special moments here, we will return to Pokhara for the sightseeing tour.
After landing at the Pokhara airport, we will begin our sightseeing tour of Pokhara city. As we only have single day to explore Pokhara, we will have to choose from a limited number of attractions and locations to visit. Our options include World Peace Pagoda. Davis Falls, Mahendra Cave, Tal Barahi temple, Gupteshwor Mahadev Temple/Caves and Phewa Lake among various others. Our overnight stay will be at a hotel in Pokhara.
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Today is the last day of our incredible Pokhara and Muktinath Helicopter Tour. We will head out after breakfast and make the return drive to Kathmandu via the Prithivi Highway. We will arrive at Kathmandu 5-6 hours later in the afternoon. If you have a flight scheduled today, our office representative will drop you to Tribhuwan International Airport 3 hours prior to your scheduled flight time. Otherwise, we will drop you off at your hotel. Or, you can extend the trip by joining day tour near Kathmandu valley and explore Nepal more. If you have enough holidays and want to extend the trip you can contact our team.