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Muktinath is a pilgrimage site of great historical and religious importance. It is widely known as one of the most important sacred temples in Nepal. You can find it mentioned in various religious texts. Muktinath translates as “Lord of salvation” in the local language. Many pilgrims believe that worshipping the deity will cleanse sins of past life and they will attain “Moksha” or salvation.
Located amongst the Himalayan landscapes, Muktinath attracts many visitors for its unique topography and rustic landscapes as well. Lying just below the Thorong La Pass (12,468 ft), this incredible temple is an open museum of sorts. There are mystical wooden carvings, medieval architecture, and ancient arts and artifacts in the temple premises.
Hundreds of Hindu and Buddhist devotees make their way to Muktinath every year to offer their prayers. However, the trekking trail that leads to Muktinath passes through rugged terrains. It is a challenging journey for most travelers who wish to visit the temple. Therefore, Muktinath Helicopter Tour is one of the best ways to arrive at this pilgrimage site.
Moreover, travelers can skip the difficult trails and reach Muktinath in a short time. The trip reduces the time duration and difficulty of the travel to a significant amount. You can also observe scenic views of the Himalayas and other majestic landscapes during this tour. Hence, this Kathmandu to Muktinath tour package is a favorite among many travelers.
Furthermore, this aerial helicopter is a safe and comfortable trip run by experienced pilots and crew members. You will have a great time flying above the region and exploring various aspects of Muktinath. If you want to skip trekking the arid trails and rocky cliffs, this tour package is ideal for you.
We provide various aerial tours in different parts of the country. Our Kathmandu to Muktinath Helicopter price is quite reasonable. Read further for the itinerary, cost, FAQs, and other related information in detail. Book your trip now!
Highlights of the Trip
- Observing scenic mountain vista of snow-capped mountains including Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, and Annapurna
- Exploring the rich cultural heritage and architecture of the temple
- Pilgrimage of Muktinath temple
- Performing puja (havan), and other rituals in Muktinath
- Dipping in the pond and bathing in 108 stone water taps in the temple premises
- Exploring unique barren landscapes of the region
Kathmandu to Muktinath Helicopter Tour - Detailed Itinerary
Phase 01: Pick up from Hotel and Transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport
The helicopter tour starts early in the morning as our staff will pick you up from the hotel. They will also transfer you to the nearest airport called Tribhuvan International Airport, and you can board the helicopter flight.
Phase 02: Kathmandu to Muktinath helicopter flight
You can then board the helicopter flight from Tribhuvan International Airport to Muktinath. The aerial trip provides you with magnificent snow-capped mountain views as you move past the region’s diverse landscapes. You will arrive at the Muktinath temple after around an hour.
Phase 03: Perform Havan and Other Puja Rituals
After arriving at the Muktinath temple premises, you will get to perform Havan and other puja rituals for around an hour. Visitors can also dip in the pond and bathe in 108 stone taps. You can also explore around the banks of the Kali Gandaki river or other Gompas of the region.
Phase 04: Fly back to Kathmandu
After completing our worship, we will board the helicopter flight to Kathmandu. Travelers will get new perspectives of the region which is another highlight of this trip. You will arrive at the airport in Kathmandu after a trip of around 2 hours and 30 minutes.
Phase 05: Return from Airport to Hotel
Our representative will provide you a facility for transfer from the airport to the hotel. You can rest in the hotel after a great trip.