Manakamana DarshanGorkha, Nepal
Manakamana Darshan Temple has its own charm and importance among the Hindus. This temple is believed to be resided by the Hindu Goddess Bhagwati, incarnation of Goddess Parvati. “Manakamana” which in Nepalese language means the true thing that the heart desires, and as the name suggests it is believed that the goddess Bhagwati who is […]
Manakamana Darshan Temple has its own charm and importance among the Hindus. This temple is believed to be resided by the Hindu Goddess Bhagwati, incarnation of Goddess Parvati. “Manakamana” which in Nepalese language means the true thing that the heart desires, and as the name suggests it is believed that the goddess Bhagwati who is being resided at Manakamana temple, grants the wishes of all devotees who make the trip to this temple to worship her.
Manakamana Temple lies at the top of the hill, 12 km south of the historic Gorkha district and is situated at the overwhelming ridge of 1300 metres above from the sea level. This temple is approximately 140 km west of the capital Kathmandu somewhere in between the way to Pokhara and Kathmandu in the Prithvi Highway.
Reaching this temple is recommended by bus and it takes like 3-4 hours of drive to reach Kurintar which is like 105 km from the capital Kathmandu, there people can either choose to trek or use the cable car service. In the past people had to trek for at least 3 hours to reach the temple but now things are quite easy, people can use the cable car service to reach to the summit to visit this temple from the Kurintar. The cable car service rides over the distance of 2.8 km and it takes less than 12 minutes to reach the temple.
Besides religious and cultural importance Manakamana Darshan has many other things to offer to its visitors. One who visit this temple can view the breathtaking Mount Annapurna and Ganesh Himal, the stunning river valleys of Marsyangdi and Trisuli, astonishing views of deep valleys, greeneries and terraced fields etc. Because of these features this temple is not only famous among Hindus but also to the foreign visitors who visit Nepal for the purpose of vacation and holidays.
6 Days/5Nights tour Manakamana Darshan Package Tour
Arrival in Nepal
Pick up from TIA and Transfer to Hotel. After refreshment you will have a short walk to Thamel tourist hub around the historical site and evening join for Aarati Puja also Gangaarati in Pashupati . Rudravishekam: 18.00 pm
Aarati Puja: 6.30 pm to 820.00pm
Back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel
Visit Pashupatinath and afternoon fly to Pokhara
Temple opening time:
Morning Darshan: from 5.00 am to 11.00 am
Early morning you will drive to airport for the Everest flight and on the way back visit Pashupatinath Temple again . you will return back to hotel and have breakfast. After breakfast you will go for Swoyambhunath (Monkey Temple). After Swambhunath you will go Budhanilakantha where you will see and pay homage to sleeping lord Vishnu. After lunch transfer to airport fly to Pokhara. Overnight stay at hotel.
Pokhara city sightseeing and shopping at afternoon.
Breakfast at hotel Excursion to Sarangkot Hight for Sunrise and Mountain View Half day Sightseeing at Pokhara Valley Sightseeing Point – Bidyabasini Temple, Seti Gorge, Annapurna Historic Museum, David’s fall, Gupteshwor Cave and Famous Fewa Lake. Evening free for explore shopping at Lake Side for your own leisure either go to boating on Fewa Lake. Dinner at hotel and Overnight at hotel
Pokhara to Kathamndu
Morning breakfast drive back to Kuringtar which is about 110 Km and will take 3.5 hrs drive. Ride Cable Car to Manakamana Temple approx. 10 minutes. Process to Puja and Manakamana Mata Darshan After Puja, Lunch at Manakamana Restaurant Return back to Kurintar Station by Cable Car continues drive to Kathmandu. Check in hotel at Kathmandu .Dinner and Overnight stay.
Early morning you will drive to airport for the Everest flight .After breakfast, visit seven world heritage sites Kathmandu Darbarsquire and shopping afternoon check out the hotel visit Doleswor Mahadev temple and Bhaktapur Durbar Square 18km from the city and then drive to Nagarkot for overnight stay.
Early morning sunrise view from the hotel .You have breakfast in hotel and depending on your departure time we transfer you to the TIA for final departure back to home. Service end.
Trip Cost: Not disclosed – Please contact us
Trip cost may vary depending to the season, group size and standard of service as per your requirement. Please check with us to get a best price quotation along with your requirements.
✓ You will be happily served and facilitated by Kailashholiday with:
✓ All arrival, departure transfers, sightseeing and drives in a private vehicle with a/c accompanied by English and Hindi speaking tour representative/ Entrance fee and permits/ escort /guide.
✓ 2 nights stay at hotel (as above) in Kathmandu and Pokhara on twin room sharing basis including bed and breakfast with taxes.
✓ 1 night stay at hotel/Resort (as above) in Nagarkot on twin sharing basis including bed
✓ Kathmandu-Pokhara air tickets
✓ Mankamana cable car ticket
✓ Complimentary for one tour leader if the no. of full paying pax is 18 or above.
✓ Extra night stay
Trip Does Not Include
✕ You will be facilitated by Kailashholiday:
✕ International Airfares to/from Kathmandu and airport departure taxes.
✕ Nepal entry/re-entry visa fee.
✕ Lunch and dinners while guests are in Kathmandu. (Except welcome and farewell dinner).
✕ Items of a personal nature such as bar bills, telephone calls, laundry, extra mileage, mineral water and any extra costs incurred due to natural calamities, flight delays etc.
✕ Personal insurance, evacuation and medical expenses.
Since this place is a day trip we can adjoin the program on the way to Muktinath Darsana or side trip to Pokhara and Kathmandu tour.