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Halesi Mahadev Tour

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USD 305 INR 12,250
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02 Days 01 Night
Availability : Jan - Dec
Max People : 38
Tour Details

Haleshi Mahadev temple is one of the most popular shrines among the Hindu pilgrims. The temple is located in Khotang district. The temple is called the Pashupatinath of eastern Nepal. This temple shrine is devoted to Lord Shiva. This temple is located inside the cave. This cave is located in between the holy rivers of Sun Kosi and Dudh Koshi. As per the Hindu mythology, it is known that Lord Shiva took shelter in this particular cave to save himself away from Bhasmasur. For more than 6000 years, the lord took shelter in this cave.

During the months of Bhasmasur, Ganesh Chaturthi, Rama Navami, a lot of festivals happen in this particular place. During the month of Shrawan, the pilgrims go to this place to offer prayers to the lord. The Buddhists call this place Maratrika cave or Maratrika monastery. It is believed that Guru Rinpoche along with his consort learned the teachings of Lord Buddha. This temple is located at an elevation of 1355m. There is also another folklore exists around the temple. There are all total three mysterious caves located inside Halesi temple. These eyes are believed to be the eyes of Lord Shiva.

One cave is devoted to Lord Shiva, as the pilgrims can see the image of the lord. The Haleshwor Mahadev cave was named after this. The second cave has an image of Nandi. He is the vahana of Lord Shiva. This particular cave is called Basaha cave. The third cave is dedicated to Bhairav. The cave is known as Bhairava cave. Bhairava is described in Hindu mythology as the fierce incarnation of Shiva. It is believed that the shrine of Bhairava always protects the devotees from any kind of bad influences. The natural image of Lord Shiva is found on the Haleshi Mahadev temple.


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Kathmandu Vaishali hotel

Departure & Return Location

Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu

Departure Time

Same Day

Tour Itinerary

Day 01:Kathmandu to Haleshi Maratrika Cave

Meal: B/L/D
Altitude: 944 m
Distance: 223km (6 hours)
Mode of transport: private car

This temple is located 223 km away from the capital city of Kathmandu. In the early morning, you will have to take a drive from Kathmandu to reach Halesi via Dhulikhel. On your way, you will get a beautiful panoramic scenic beauty of the Sun Koshi River. On the highway, you will complete your lunch. After taking lunch, you will be reaching Halesi cave. At night you will stay in the guest house at Halesi.

Day 02:Visit Maratika Cave and drive back to Kathmandu

Meal: B/L/D
Altitude: around the city
Distance: 223km (6 hours)
Mode of transport: private car

Today you will be visiting the cave early in the morning. You will get the darshan of Lord Mahadeva inside the temple. You will catch the glimpse of the 2ft tall statue of Shiva Linga. You will explore the gates of Halesi Mahadeva cave. You will return back to the hotel. After taking lunch you will be driving back to Kathmandu.

Price Includes

  • Airport picks up and drops by private car
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and Halesi
  • Transportation
  • Sightseeing
  • Any entry fees

Price Excludes

  • International airfare
  • Any personal expense
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Lunch and dinner
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