Pathivara, the Temple and Taplejung District

Pathivara Temple in the Taplejung district is one of the famous temples for religious tourists coming from India as well as from the West. Thousands of thousands pilgrimage flocks to this temple each year. Pathivara Temple is situated at an altitude of 3798 meters above the sea level. Mount Kumbhakarna looks beautiful when you see from here.

 

Mt. Kumbhakarna or aka Kumbhakarna Himal as seen from Pathivara Temple.
Mt. Kumbhakarna or aka Kumbhakarna Himal as seen from Pathivara Temple.

Ashoj – Kartik is said to be the best season to visit this area. The locals say, most of the snowfall happens at this time and the weather will also be good.

 

How to reach Pathivara, Taplejung District?

You can go to Pathivara Temple directly but we have some good ways to make your Nepal travel more awesome. If you are travelling from Kathmandu or Pokhara, then don’t forget to visit Ilam first and head towards Pathivara. In this way, you will collect the amazing memory of the Ilam Team garden also. A flight from Kathmandu to Suketara and then walking 6 hours by foot you can reach here. You can also travel 2 days by bus and reach to Phedi (Fedi). It takes 5 hours of walk before you reach Pathivara Temple. There are several routes to get there. You can catch any public transportation or book a private vehicle.