The Pashupatinath Darshan package 4 days 3 nights includes a visit to the sacred Pashupatinath Temple complex, as well as other religious sites in Kathmandu like Guheswari temple, Budhanilkantha Temple, Kumari temple , God Sri Krishna temple, Taleju temple, Doleshwor temple(head of Kedarnath Indian), Kedarnath Mahadev statue and Swayambhunath Stupa. The tour also includes a Nagarkot sunset tour, providing panoramic views of the Himalayas. Visitors will gain a deeper understanding of Nepal’s diverse religious and cultural traditions.
This 4 days 3 nights tour package provides visitors with a comprehensive understanding of Nepal’s rich cultural and religious traditions, offering a unique and memorable experience.
Here are the itinerary for 4 days 3 nights Pahupatinath darshan tour package
Pashupatinath Darshan package includes visit to sacred Pashupatinath Temple, cultural experience, holy rituals, and serene environment with expert guide. Don’t miss the opportunity!
Package costs USD 215 or INR 17000/Pax including all necessary services such as transportation, hotel, entrance fee tour guide and local taxes. There is no hidden or unseen cost. If you are travelling in a group of more than 2 person, do write to us, cost per person will be much lower.
Below is the route map for Pashupatinath darshan tour package 4 days 3 nights.
Holy Pashupatinath darshan package itinerary provides you a good opportunity to experience cultural heritage of Kathmandu valley. Day to day details itinerancy for this tour is below.
Welcome to Kathmandu international airport. On your arrival at the airport, you will be relieved of any travel stress as our representative will welcome you, take care of your luggage and transfer you to hotel on a private car. After hotel check-in your tour manager will conduct a short program briefing over welcome drinks.
Pashupatinath Arati program
You will be picked up from your hotel and transported to the Pashupatinath temple for the evening Pashupatinath Arati ceremony. This daily ritual takes place on the banks of the Bagmati River.
Note: Dinner will be at your own expenses.
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09.00hrs, after breakfast, picked up from your hotel and driven to Pashupatinath temple. You will have the opportunity to participate in a special puja (Avishek) at the main temple and then explore the temple and its premises.
After visiting Pashupatinath temple, your sightseeing tour will continue to
Sacred Guhyeshwari Temple is a Hindu temple located in Kathmandu, Nepal. It is dedicated to the goddess Guhyeshwari and is considered a sacred pilgrimage site.
The Boudhanath Stupa is a large Buddhist stupa located in Kathmandu, Nepal. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is one of the largest stupas in the world.
The Budhanilkantha Temple is a Hindu temple located in Kathmandu, Nepal. It is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and features a 5-meter long statue of the deity lying on a bed of serpents.
Swayambhunath Stupa is a Buddhist stupa located on a hilltop in Kathmandu, Nepal. It is also known as the Monkey Temple and offers a panoramic view of the city.
You will return to your hotel from the tour at about 17.00hrs.
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10.00hrs, after breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel and driven to Bhaktapur to visit
Doleshor Mahadev temple
Doleshwor Mahadev Temple is a Hindu temple located in Bhaktapur, Nepal. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is believed to be a part (head) of the famous Kedarnath temple in India.
Kailashnath Mahadev statue.
The Kailashnath Mahadev Statue is a 143-foot-tall statue of Lord Shiva located in Sanga, Nepal. It is the world’s tallest statue of Lord Shiva.
After visiting the temples, you will be driven to Bhaktapur Durbar Square for lunch and sightseeing. Then, you will proceed to Nagarkot to enjoy the sunset and Himalayan scenery. After the sunset, you will be driven back to Kathmandu.
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Have your breakfast at your own pace since there is no special program today. Feel free to go shopping or spa or anything you wish to do
Note: Note that we will pick you up from your hotel 3 hrs. before the flight departure time. Usually, the checkout time in Nepali hotels is before noon (12.00pm).
To help you prepare in advance, we have compiled some important information about the Pashupatinath Darshan Tour.
Nepal Visa Fee
15 Days – 30 USD
30 Days – 50 USD
90 Days – 125 USD
Visa fee for travelers of SAARC Countries and China is fully waived. Indian nationals require no visa to enter into Nepal. Visit here for more info
Although the Pashupatinath Darshan tour is available throughout the year, the optimal times to visit Nepal for this experience are during the Maha Shivaratri festival in February/March or the Teej festival in August/September. Read more about best time to visit Nepal
Although there is no specific dress code for Pashupatinath Darshan, visitors are expected to dress conservatively and modestly, covering their shoulders, chest, and knees. Tight-fitting clothes, shorts, and skirts should be avoided, and shoes must be removed before entering the temple complex. Leather items are also prohibited.
The package includes 3-star category hotels, but we are open to upgrading the hotel based on specific requests and requirements. To avoid traffic, we suggest using hotels in central locations. Our recommended hotels are clean, located in good areas, and cater to the needs of tourists.
The Pashupatinath Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva is one of the most important pilgrimage sites in Nepal. The darshan time for Pashupatinath Temple varies throughout the year.
During the summer months (April to September), the darshan time for the Pashupatinath Temple is from 4:00 AM to 7:00 PM. During the winter months (October to March), the darshan time is from 4:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
Please note that the temple may be closed on certain days for special occasions or festivals, so it’s always a good idea to check the temple’s official website or inquire with the local authorities before planning your visit.
To book a Puja at Pashupatinath Temple, contact the temple authorities or a registered priest in advance and provide them with your details and the specific Puja you wish to perform. Only Hindu visitors are allowed to perform pujas inside the temple premises, and non-Hindu visitors are not allowed to enter the main sanctum where the lingam of Lord Shiva is housed. The cost of the Puja will depend on the type of Puja and the materials required.
It is possible to view Pashupatinath Darshan live through various online streaming services or through the temple’s official website. The live feed shows the temple’s main entrance and the area where devotees perform worship rituals. It’s a great way to experience the temple’s vibrant atmosphere and observe the rituals and customs of Hindu worship. However, it’s important to note that certain areas of the temple are restricted to non-Hindu visitors, including the main sanctum where the lingam of Lord Shiva is housed.
Pashupatinath Darshan can be relatively easy, depending on the time of year and the crowds. However, during peak tourist seasons, the temple can get quite crowded, which can make the darshan more challenging. It’s a good idea to arrive early in the morning to avoid the crowds and long lines.
The darshan timing for Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu, Nepal, varies depending on the time of year. During the summer months (April to September), the temple is open from 4:00 AM to 7:00 PM. During the winter months (October to March), the temple is open from 4:00 AM to 6:00 PM. It’s important to note that the temple may be closed on certain days for special occasions or festivals, so it’s a good idea to check the temple’s official website or inquire with the local authorities before planning your visit.
Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu, Nepal, is a sacred Hindu temple and one of the most important pilgrimage sites in the country. While inside the temple premises, visitors can engage in several activities, including:
There are several items that visitors can shop for in and around the Pashupatinath Temple premises, including:
The best time of the day to visit Pashupatinath Temple is early morning when the temple is less crowded and the weather is cool and pleasant. This is also the time when the daily worship rituals and prayers are performed, which adds to the spiritual atmosphere of the temple. However, visitors can also visit the temple in the afternoon or evening to attend the evening aarti ceremony.
Pashupatinath is a sacred Hindu temple complex in Kathmandu, Nepal, dedicated to Lord Shiva. It’s known for its four faces of Lord Shiva on the main temple, each representing an element and direction:
These faces symbolize the cycle of creation, sustenance, transformation, and destruction of the universe.
Guhyeshwari Temple is a Hindu temple located in Kathmandu, Nepal. It is dedicated to the goddess Guhyeshwari, an incarnation of the Hindu goddess Shakti. The temple is one of the important Shakti Peethas.
According to Hindu mythology, it is believed that the temple was created at the spot where the yoni (female reproductive organ) of the goddess Sati fell, one of the parts of her body cut by Lord Vishnu’s Sudarshan Chakra. The temple was later built by King Pratap Malla in the 17th century.
Nepal and India share 1700km border. The southern part of Nepal is directly connected to India by multiple roads. We not only arrange cross-border pickup/drop services but also organize cross-border tour programs connecting major tourist sites in India and Nepal.
The package cost includes hotels of a 3-star category, which are clean, comfortable, and located in prime locations. If you wish to upgrade the standard of the hotels, please inform us in advance. We will reserve a room according to your requirements.
Your hotel has included breakfast in the package, which will be provided to you. However, the costs for lunch and dinner will be your responsibility. We can suggest some of the best nearby restaurants for your convenience. During your tour, you will likely have lunch en route, which will also be at your own expense.
For the tour, a comfortable vehicle with air conditioning will be provided. The size of the vehicle will depend on the size of the group. An experienced driver will be provided, along with a clean and comfortable vehicle that includes parking and petrol. If the group size is less than 4 people, a car will be provided. If the group size is between 4-6 people, a jeep will be provided. For group sizes more than 7 to 12 people, a Toyota HiAce will be provided. If the group size is more than 14 people, a mini-bus will be arranged.
We follow Health & Safety regulations and Covid-19 protocols as prescribed by the Health Ministry and Nepal government. We offer clean and sanitized hotel and staffs with First Aid knowledge. Your safety is our first priority.
A knowledgeable and friendly tour guide with a valid license and ample knowledge will be provided. Additionally, an experienced driver will accompany the guide.
We recently went on the Pashupatinath Darshan package and was blown away by the incredible experience. The tour included visits to some of the most beautiful and sacred temples in Kathmandu, such as Doleshor, Kailashnath Mahadev, and Pashupatinath. The Bhaktapur durbar square was a great cultural experience, and the Nagarkot sunset tour provided breathtaking views of the Himalayas. Overall, the tour was well-organized, and our guide (Krishna) was knowledgeable and friendly. We highly recommend this tour to anyone interested in exploring the spiritual and cultural side of Nepal.
Our family had an unforgettable experience on the Pashupatinath Darshan package. We were pleased that the tour catered to travelers of all ages, including children and elderly individuals. Our guide was excellent at keeping everyone engaged and provided insightful information about the temples and attractions we visited. The tour was well-organized and allowed us to see the highlights of Kathmandu and the surrounding areas, including the Bhaktapur durbar square and Nagarkot sunset tour. We highly recommend this tour for families looking to explore Nepal’s spiritual and cultural heritage.