Pokhara to Muktinath Jeep Rental

Pokhara to Muktinath Jeep Hire

We, Easy Vehicle Rental offer Pokhara to Muktinath Jeep hire in reasonable cost. It is about 10 hours drive in Jeep from Pokhara to Muktinath via Incredibly beautiful off-beaten trail. To face the bumpy roads of Pokhara to Muktinath route, we need 4 wheel drive (4WD) Jeep. Maximum capacity of Jeep is 7 people in one trip. For the private Jeep Rental and Group Joining Jeep Tour to Muktinath Temple, contact us directly via email or provided phone number in our website. As most of the people choose private Jeep tour to visit Muktinath Temple, it is very difficult to join a group. But if you are interested, contact us and we will do our best to manage group for you. If Group Joining is not available at the time you contacted, you have to go for private Jeep Tour to Muktinath by reserving a 4WD Jeep from Pokhara.

Pokhara to Muktinath Jeep Hire Trip Information

Service Pokhara to Muktinath by Jeep
Mode of Transportation Jeep Ride (Scorpio or Sumo)
Starting Point Pokhara
Ending Point Pokhara
Total Duration 2 Days
Maximum People in a Jeep 7 people
Minimum People in a Jeep 1 person
Total Price Contact Us
Price Includes Jeep Renting Cost, Fuel Cost, Parking Charges, Driver – Salary and Accommodation
Price Excludes Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ASAP), TIMS card, All Meals during the trip, Accommodation
Baggage You can keep your baggage on the top carrier of the Jeep

Traveling from Pokhara to Muktinath by jeep is a popular and convenient option for pilgrims and adventure enthusiasts seeking a spiritual journey amidst the stunning landscapes of Nepal. This article provides insights into the various jeep options available, the distance from different locations in Pokhara, and driving details including distance, time taken, and fare. Whether you're planning a religious pilgrimage or an adventurous trip, this comprehensive guide will help you make informed decisions and enjoy a smooth journey.

Pokhara to Muktinath by Jeep Distance from Various Locations in Pokhara:

Location Distance (in km)
Pokhara City Center 200
Lakeside 202
Phewa Lake 204
Sarangkot 210
Begnas Lake 230
Pame 235

Please note that the distances mentioned in the table are approximate and may vary slightly based on the specific route taken.

Pokhara to Muktinath by Jeep Driving Details:

Route Distance (in km) Time Taken (approx.) Fare (Nepalese Rupees)
Pokhara to Beni 77 3 hours  
Beni to Tatopani (via Jomsom) 60 5 hours  
Tatopani to Muktinath 17 2 hours  

Please note that the time taken and fares mentioned in the table are approximate and subject to change. It is advisable to check with local jeep operators for the most up-to-date information.

Driving Route Description:

  • Pokhara to Beni: The journey begins from Pokhara and heads towards Beni, covering a distance of approximately 77 km. The road passes through picturesque landscapes, small towns, and rural settlements. The estimated travel time is around 3 hours, depending on the traffic and road conditions.

  • Beni to Tatopani (via Jomsom): From Beni, the jeep continues towards Tatopani, passing through the famous town of Jomsom. This stretch of the journey covers a distance of approximately 60 km and takes approximately 5 hours. The route offers breathtaking views of the Kali Gandaki River, deep gorges, and magnificent mountain vistas.

  • Tatopani to Muktinath: The final leg of the journey takes you from Tatopani to the revered site of Muktinath, covering a distance of around 17 km. The road gradually ascends, and you will witness the majestic beauty of the Mustang region. The estimated travel time for this section is approximately 2 hours.

Short Information of Muktinath Temple

Muktinath Temple is a sacred land for both Hindu and Buddhist devotees situated at an altitude of 3,710 meters. You can explore Buddhist Monasteries and many stupas in this region and get into the eternal peace. According to Hindus, Sri Muktinath is one of the names of Lord Vishnu and they make pilgrimage to this very sacred land every year in thousands of number. They believe that, by taking bath in the 108 streams of Muktinath, all the sins and bad deeds of a person will be washed away. Muktinath is the only place in earth where the five sacred beginnings are united – fire, sky, water, earth and air.

Besides the religious importance, Muktinath offers you rewarding views of gigantic mountain peaks and the alluring environment. The diverse landscapes can be observed from and during the drive to Muktinath Temple. This is also one of the famous trekking destinations in Nepal. But for the person that lacks enough endurance to trek to Muktinath, Jeep Ride to Muktinath is best option.

Itinerary of Muktinath Darshan Yatra by Jeep

Day 01: Drive from Pokhara to Jomsom, stay overnight in Hotel/Lodge in Jomsom

Day 02: Drive from Jomsom to Muktinath Temple. Puja, aarati and take bath in 108 sacred water taps in Muktinath then drive back from Muktinath Temple to Pokhara for overnight stay.

Hotels Available in Pokhara

Pokhara is a major tourist hub in Nepal after Kathmandu. In this city of lakes, you can get wide variety of hotels and lodges according to your choice and price. Our drive will take to the hotel whichever you want or he will also help in choosing the best hotel in Pokhara that fits your budget.

Hotels Available in Jomsom

You can find luxurious to moderate grade Hotels in Jomsom. Our driver will help you find the best hotel for you or you can either book a hotel in advance and our driver will guide to your designated hotel in Jeep.

Meals Available in Pokhara and Jomsom

In Pokhara, you can see wide varieties of international and domestic cuisines. You can get typical Nepali to Italian, Arabian, Japanese, Chinese and many other cuisines in Pokhara. We recommend to taste Nepali Thali Set for typical Nepalese experience.

Some FAQs about Pokhara to Muktinath

  1. How long does it take to travel from Pokhara to Muktinath by vehicle?

    • The journey from Pokhara to Muktinath by vehicle typically takes around 8 to 10 hours, depending on road conditions, weather, and the specific route chosen. Our experienced drivers ensure a safe and comfortable journey, navigating through the challenging terrain of the Himalayan region.
  2. What type of vehicle is suitable for traveling from Pokhara to Muktinath?

    • We provide sturdy and reliable vehicles equipped to handle the rugged terrain of the Himalayas. Our fleet includes robust SUVs and 4WD vehicles that are well-maintained and driven by experienced drivers familiar with the mountain roads leading to Muktinath.
  3. Are there any permits required for traveling from Pokhara to Muktinath by vehicle?

    • Yes, travelers planning to visit Muktinath need to obtain a special permit called the "ACAP (Annapurna Conservation Area Permit)" and "TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System)" permit. Our team can assist you in obtaining these permits to ensure a smooth and hassle-free journey.
  4. What are the road conditions like from Pokhara to Muktinath?

    • The road conditions vary along the route from Pokhara to Muktinath, ranging from paved highways to unpaved and rugged mountain roads. Some sections of the road may be narrow, steep, and prone to landslides, especially during the monsoon season. However, our experienced drivers are skilled at navigating these challenging terrains safely.
  5. Can we make stops or detours along the way from Pokhara to Muktinath and Is it necessary to pre-book my trip ?

    • Yes, we can accommodate stops for sightseeing, refreshments, or rest breaks along the journey from Pokhara to Muktinath, depending on your preferences and interests. Whether you want to visit scenic viewpoints, cultural landmarks, or local villages, our team can tailor the itinerary to include any specific stops or detours you'd like to make along the way.
    • Yes, It is mandatory to pre-book the trip for the smooth and ensure experience and we accept any kinds of online transactions and foreign currency.


Embarking on a jeep journey from Pokhara to Muktinath allows you to enjoy the scenic beauty of Nepal while experiencing the religious significance of the destination. The distance from various locations in Pokhara and the driving details provided in this guide will assist you in planning your trip effectively. Remember to check for any updates on road conditions, fares, and travel regulations before setting off on your adventure. Enjoy the enchanting journey from Pokhara to Muktinath and cherish the memories of this unique experience.

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