Manakamana temple lies in Gorkha, on top of 1302 meter hill and 105 kilometres west from Kathmandu. The Manakamana Devi temple is dedicated of Hindu goddess Bhagawati, an incarnation of goddess Parvati. The combination of two words Mana means heart and Kamana is a wish so that Manakamana is also the goddess of will fluffiness. It is believed that Goddess Manakamana grants the wishes of all those peoples who worship her. The famous Manakamana Devi temple reaches 3 hours driving from Kathmandu. It is the middle way of Kathmandu and Pokhara. Spectacular deep valleys, the terraced field from the cable car and mountain views of Manaslu, Annapurna ranges and Himchuli can be seen from the temple.
Cable car ride from the station at the bank of Trisuli River takes about 10 minutes to reach the main temple. It is 2.8 kilometre from bottom till the hill. The bottom station of the cable car is placed at 258-meter altitudes and top station is placed at 1302 meter altitudes. There are facilities for overnight stay at the hotel and good restaurants to take foods. Cable car runs from morning 8 am till evening at 5 pm. In between from 12 noon till 1 o’clock is lunch time so that cable car service for an hour will be stopped. Saturday and other public holidays of Nepal is more crowded.
Manakamana Tour can be combining with other famous pilgrimage tour like Muktinath tour, Janakpur, Lumbini and any other tours or trekking start driving either from Pokhara or from Kathmandu. Rafting in Trisuli River is also possible to combine with Manakamna Day Tours.
Trip Departure : 6:00 AM from Touch Kailash Travels & Tours or Hotel you stayed at Kathmandu
Trip Start Dates
We can organize this trip on the dates requested by you. Please contact us for your custom departure date.
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Day 01:Drive from kathmandu or from Pokhara as early as you can. Visit Manakamana devi temple and drive back to next destination.
Day 01Drive from kathmandu or from Pokhara as early as you can. Visit Manakamana devi temple and drive back to next destination.Drive as early as possible wither from Pokhara or from Kathmandu. Reach Manakamana temple and darsan. Back to Pokhara or Kathmandu by evening. Lunch and other foods will be on the way of your driving or near at Manakamana Temple.
Trip insurance is important documents. Touch Kailash Travels and tours do not need your insurance policy for permit and visa confirmation. it is only for your secure and immergency. make sure your insurance cover travelling up to 5600 miter altitude and cover Emmergency rescue and Medical bills.
Oxygen level is less at higher altitudes. The inclement weather and high altitude induces certain illness generally not encountered over the plains. Headache, nausea, lassitude, lethargy, breathlessness, general uneasiness [malaise], high irritability, light loss of balance, disorientation, incoherence and insomnia are a few. It is common to all irrespective of the age, sex and physical fitness. Gradual acclimatization is the best answer. Tranquilizers, sleeping dose and strong anti-biotic must be avoided. Some of symptoms indicate that the body mechanism is readjusting to new environments. The best idea is deliberately slow down all the activities and follows the following rules:
You are advised to own a small waist pouch or document bag to manage the following documents properly;
Note: Touch Kailash Travel provide you big bag and small day carry bag for Yatra
Note: Down Jackets and Sleeping bags will be provided on returnable basis at Kathmandu for the Yatra
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