Muktinath Temple (Chumig Gyatsa), Mustang Region

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At 3,710 m (12,170 ft) altitude and at the foot of the magnificent Himalayas stands Muktinath Temple (Chumig Gyatsa), a sacred sanctuary for both Hindus and Buddhists. The pagoda style temple represents both Lord Vishnu and Buddhist Gompla. Pilgrims and devotees of both religions come to worship their deities, burn incense and candles, and perform rituals. Bring your own prayer flags and hang them in this holy place. Panoramic views spread across the surrounding mountains. Highlights include the 108 fountains where people come to refresh and relax, and a human size gold statue of Lord Vishnu. Our Dhaulagiri Zone vacation planner makes visiting Muktinath Temple (Chumig Gyatsa) and other Dhaulagiri Zone attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • The road there was a challenge. The airport in jomsom had been closed for months and the option by jeep was too expensive. So 19 hours with bus and jeep it was. Yes that was the one way ticket. But ge...  more »
  • We went on a trip to Mustang for 4 Night 5 Days. The terrain are just way different then the rest of Nepal. Nepal is covered with greenery and snow in most of the parts but the landscape of Mustang is...  more »
  • We drove from Jomsom to Muktinath by a private bus. Scary and exciting ride across river. From the place the bus dropped us, its about 30 min walk / climb through stairs. Pony ride is also available f...  more »
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  • One of the best unexplored place I have visited so far.it's not just religious place.but if ur looking for adventure then this is d ri8 destination..awesome place...lovely weather...
  • One of the best and unexplored place I have visited so far.Its not just a religious place but if you are looking for adventure then this is the right destination.
  • Pure natural place
  • I hv not seen sofar and i am very eagar to worship muktinath in my life

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