KATHMANDU-POKHARA-MUKTINATH

KATHMANDU-POKHARA-MUKTINATH
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       Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal. The city stands at an elevation of approximately 1,400 meters (4,600 ft). The city is the urban core of the Kathmandu Valley in the Himalayas, it contains two sister cities: Lalitpur (5 kilometers (3.1 mi) to its south and Bhaktapur, 12 kilometers (7.5 mi) to its east, and a number of smaller towns. It has its own historical background. The ancient history of Kathmandu is based in mythology. According to Swayambhu Purana, the present day Kathmandu was once a lake called Nagdaha. The lake was drained by Manjushree, who established a city called Manjupattan and made Dharmakar the ruler of the land.. In this package you can also visit Muktinath and Pokhara.

Pokhara is the place of remarkable natural beauty, situated at an altitude of 827m from the sea level and 200km west of Kathmandu valley. Pokhara is also called the district of Lakes because in Pokhara there are many Lakes like famous Phewa Lake, Begnas Lake, and Rupa Lake. The famous temples of Pokhara are Barahi temple and Bindbyabasini temple. The other attractions of Pokhara are World Pagoda, Seti Gandaki, Davi’s Fall, Gupteshwar Cave, the old Bazar and Sarankot etc. Pokhara is the starting place for many trekking destination.

Muktinath lies in the Mustang district. The word Mukti means “Salvation” and Nath means “Lord”. Muktinath temple is situated at the distance of 18 km from Jomsom. Many people travel to Muktinath temple for worshiping. Muktinath temple is the Pagoda style temple. In this temple of God Vishnu. Behind the temple, there are 108 waterspouts, which are ever known as Mukti Dhara. People believed that by taking bath in this waterspout god absolve the sins o f the People.