The famous temple of Muktinath lies in the district of Mustang and is situated 48 km north east of Jomsom at an altitude of about 3749 meters. The temple is situated on a high mountain range and is visited during fair weather.Its main shrine is a pagoda-shaped temple dedicated to lord Vishnu. Behind the temple there are 108 waterspouts cast in the shape of cow headed pour holy water.
During the festival of Janai Purnima, Hindu devotees gather here to pay homage to lord Muktinath. The visitors get lodging facilities at Dharmasala and Maharani Pouwa. Another famous temple of Jwaladevi, the goddess of flame, is situated about hundred meters south of Muktinath.
Either take a direct flight from Kathmandu via Pokhara to Jomsom, hike for a couple of hours via Kagbeni or trek all the way from Pokhara. There is also an air service from Pokhara to Jomsom.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu.
Meet assist at the airport and transfer to the hotel. O/N in Hotel.
Day 02: Visit to Pilgrimage sites; Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath and Budhanilkhanta. O/N in Hotel.
Day 03: Transfer to Pokhara by surface or Flight. O/N Hotel.
Day 04: Early morning flight to Jomsom and trek for two hours to Kagbeni. Explore Kagbeni Village. O/N Hotel.
Day 05: Trek to Muktinath for Darshan and Holy Bath. O/N in Hotel.
Day 06: After breakfast start trek back to Jomsom. O/N in Hotel.
Day 07: Early morning fly back to Pokhara. Explore Pokhara. O/N in Hotel.
Day 08: Transfer to Kathmandu by surface or flight.
Day 09: Transfer to the International airport to connect onward flight.