Janakpur Holy Tour
Activity Per Day
Tourist Bus, Private Car Or Plane Flight (optional)
Min Group Size
Janakpur tour is a mystical tour organized by Himalayan Social Journey to explore one of the religiously important temples in the eastern Terai of Nepal. Janakpur located 390 kilometers east of Kathmandu is one of the oldest and famous cities of Nepal. In ancient times, Janakpur used to be a great center of learning for Scholars. The famous Hindu philosophy namely Brihadarandyaka was written by hundreds of Sages collectively in Janakpuri. This is one of their oldest and famous work which presents the nature of Brahma, gods are written in the form of dialogue. Likewise, Janakpur is a very beautiful and interesting place therefore you can do a variety of things to do in Janakpur.
Janakpur is mostly inhabited by Maithalis an ethnic group of Nepal who has their own unique language, customs, costumes, traditions, and culture. You can explore these villages and get insight into their lifestyles as well as their infamous Mithila art. Similarly, Janaki Temple decorated with Mithila art and built in a mixed style of Islamic and Rajput domes is a very beautiful temple to visit. The temple is a three-storied temple decorated with colored glasses, engravings, and paintings with beautiful structured windows and towers.
Every year, thousands of pilgrims visit the temple. Ram Navami being one of the celebrated festivals is the busiest time of the year to visit Janakpur. This festival is celebrated in Hilly as well as in the Terai region. Janakpur tour is a spiritual trip where you get to explore the vibrant culture of Maithali with the amazing team of Himalayan Social Journey.
The scenic drive from Kathmandu to Janakpur
Visit the infamous Janaki temple
Explore the unique Mithila art
Get insight into the culture, tradition, and lifestyles of the Mathali community
Outline Itinerary ( 5 Days )
Arrive at Kathmandu airport and transfer to Hotel. At evening orientation program with cultural dinner. Overnight at Himalayan Suite Hotel (D)
After breakfast drive to Janakpur by Private car 7-8 hours or flight (Flight is an optional). Overnight at Hotel Welcome. (B)
Morning visit the Janaki temple, Ram Mandir, Ram Sita Vivah Mandir, Ganga Sagar, Dhanus Sagar. Overnight at Hotel Welcome (B).
After breakfast drive back to Kathmandu by private car or flight (Flight is optional). Overnight at Himalayan Suite Hotel. (B)
After breakfast transfer to airport for your departure or join other trip (B
- Airport pickup & drop
- Welcome Dinner in Kathmandu with cultural Program
- Accommodation in Kathmandu (Hotel Holy Himalaya) in Janakpur (Hotel Welcome) in twin sharing bed and breakfast basis.
- Sightseeing tours in Janakpur with local guide
- Kathmandu-Janakpur-Kathmandu by private car
- City sightseeing entrance fee in Janakpur
- All Government taxes, VAT and service charge
- Lunch & dinner (Meals cost USD 3-6)
- Kathmandu –Janakpur flight ticket USD 120 PP one way