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Hindu Pilgrimage Tour

The majority of the population of Nepal follows Hinduism. Hence there are many important religious sites dedicated to the devotees of Hindu religion. As the number of god and goddesses worshiped in Hinduism are in thousands or more, there are many religious sites with great significance and importance.

 

Trip Level:

Easy

Destination:

Nepal

Starts At:

kathmandu

Ends At:

kathmandu

Outline Itinerary

The main target of this tour is to provide the exposure of Hindu religion to the tourists. The tour will take you around the Hindu pilgrimage sties in Kathmandu valley. You get to observe the ancient temples with the ancient statues of the god and goddesses and hopefully the rituals performed.

Pashupatinath Temple: Pashupatinath temple being the temple of Lord Shiva possessed its two-storied golden roof and silver doors and is famous for its superb architecture. The temple is situated 5 kilometer east of Kathmandu heart, on the banks of sacred Bagmati River. Being one of the most important Hindu temples, this is a center of annual pilgrimage. From time immortal, the Pashupatinath area has contained numerous temples, stupa, monasteries, images and inscriptions. Not only is the Pashupatinath area a pilgrimage site for the Hindus and it is also an important cultural treasury for the whole world. Only Hindus are permitted to enter from the main gate.

Changu-Narayan Temple: Changunarayan is the temple located in the high hilltop. It is one of the world heritage sites and oldest temple in Nepal. It has great significance and importance among the followers of Hinduism.

Budhanilkantha (Sleeping Vishnu): It is another important Hindu pilgrimage site. There is a big statue of lord Vishnu, one of the incarnation of Lord Shiva lying on the ground. The statue is believed to have been found buried underneath the soil.

Note: Other religious sites can be added depending on the interest of the guests.

 

 

 

 

Cost Include

  • Transportation by private vehicle with a/c
  • Experienced English speaking tour guide
  • Entrance Fees
  • City Map

Cost Exclude

  • Personal Expenses
  • Any kind of food/beverages