Duration: 06 days
Cost: USD Contact us
Trip Type: Tea House
Altitude: 3281 ft.
Transport: Flight & private vehicle
Activities: Sightseeing and Trekking
Meal: Full board on trek/breakfast in city
Group size: 1-15 persons
Best Month: All around the years
Manakamana temple tour is designed for Hindu devotees who has the witness of visiting the wishes fulfilling goddess Manakamana. Hindu people believe that goddess Manakamana fulfils the wishes of the people. The term ‘mana’ means the ‘heart’ or ‘soul’ and ‘kamana’ means the ‘wish’.
The most popular temple of Manakamana is in Gorkha. It is said that a King of Gorkha was blessed by the goddess to get victory over small kingdoms and make a big Gorkha. Manakamana of Gorkha is a popular place for a specific fair called Panchami. The temple was initially inaccessible and one had to ride on horseback for 2–3 days. Now it is easily accessible by Cable Car. Manakamana cable car is the first cable car in Nepal. Some people visit Manakamana temple to travel in a cable car also.
This Gorkha Manakamana tour package visits the historical city Gorkha. After visiting Manakamana holy temple, you will drive to Gorkha bazaar and stay at a lodge. You will visit the Gorkha museum, Gorkha Durbar, Gorakhnath temple and sightseeing of the age old city. You will return back from Gorkha bazaar to Kathmandu. Arrival at the airport and transfer to Hotel
Trip Name: Gorkha Manakamana Tour
Duration: 6 Days
Destinations: Kathmandu, Manakamana, Gorkha
Trip Type: Guided serviceTour
Best season: Any time
Transportation: Jeep or Car
Accommodation: Hotel/ Resort in Kathmandu, Lodge at Gorkha
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Our representative will come to pickup at the airport and drop at the hotel. Welcome drinks and refreshment. After your refreshment then you will be towards to Aarati Darshan at Pashupatinath BaBa temple than back to hotel, overnight stay at hotel. Arrival Kathmandu overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Full day sightseeing of Kathmandu city
Full day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley includes the Hindu temple complex at Pashupatinath (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) & the biggest Buddhist Stupa at Boudhanath. Also visit Monkey Temple the Swyambhunath (2000 years old temple) and visit Patan city of fine arts. Return to the hotel.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Kurintar takes about 3 hours. Ride cable car to visit Manakamana temple, return back to Kurintar from Manakamana hill and drive to Gorkha bazaar.
Day 04 : Full day sightseeing of Gorkha Bazaar, visit Gorkha durbar, Gorakhanath temple, Gorkha museum and village near by bazaar, overnight at lodge in Gorkha
Day 05 : Drive back to Kathmandu, free time for shopping around Thamel. Overnight at hotel
Day 06: Departure to your destination.