Haleshi (Khotang) Tour Package
Khotang Haleshi tour, one of the popular pilgrimage tours of Nepal, offers you an insightful visit to Haleshi Mahadev temple. Situated in Khotang district, Haleshi temple is known as the Pashupatinath of eastern Nepal. The temple is worshipped by Hindus, Buddhists and Kiratis. Kiratis believe that Kirat religion was originated at this place, whereas Buddhist revere the temple as a religious place where Guru Rimpoche, Padmasambhava meditated and attained salvation. Followers of Buddhism come to worship with the expectation of obtaining 10 additional years of life as well as regeneration. According to Hindus, it is believed that, about 6000 years ago the cave of Haleshi was used by Lord Shiva to defend himself and to hide from the demon Bhasmasur.
Drive from Kathmandu to Halesi. Overnight at Halesi Bazar
Drive to Haleshi Mahadev. Haleshi Mahadev Darshan, tour around the shrine and drive back to Kathmandu