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Muktinath Helicopter tour from Pokhara is one of the shortest and easiest ways to reach the holy Muktinath temple. The wonder helicopter tour offers the stunning snow-capped Himalayan views, the marvelous landscape of the Annapurna region, Kali Gandaki valley, wonderful Jomsom valley, and the famous apple farm of the Marpha region. Muktinath is located at an altitude of 3,710 meters above sea level and on the foot of the famous Thorong La Pass in Mustang District. The temple is one of the sacred holy sites and is worshipped by both Buddhists and Hindus. Muktinath is one of the dream places to go where thousands of Hindus and Buddhist pilgrims visit every year. The tour offers a magnificent panorama of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain range of Nepal including Annapurna. Machhapuchhre, Tukuche Peak, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, and many others. Enjoy the stunning desert landscape of Mustang District along with the Kali Gandaki, the deepest gorge in the world.
Muktinath is a pagoda-style temple that symbolizes both Hindu and Buddhist religions. It is believed to be the temple of the lord Bishnu where he got salvation from the curse of Brinda. However, one of the central shrines among reight holy shrines is believed to have risen on its own and is also one of the 108 Vaishnava shrines. The name Muktinath means a “lord of Liberation” which was consecrated by Hindus in the 19th century.
This trip package is organized by Belmont adventures for a short time frame and is regarded as the best Helicopter Service in Nepal. Our tour starts with a scenic flight above the mountains from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Now, we will catch our Helicopter from Pokhara and up to the holy land of Muktinath. Heli tour will offer the exotic snow-capped mountain scene along with the wilderness of charismatic desert carved by George of Kali Gandaki. Encounter the Tibetan influenced cultural villages in Mustang District.
Day 01 : Arrival (program depending on your arrival time)
Day 02 : Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley
Day 03 : Fly to Pokhara city in the morning/sightseeing in Pokhara
Day 04 : Fly to Muktinath early morning by Heli (waiting time half hour back to Pokhara by same Heli) half days sightseeing in Pokhara.
Day 05 : Fly back to Kathmandu in the morning and do half-day Sightseeing.
Day 06 : Departure from Nepal.