Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave is considered the longest cave( 2950) in Nepal. Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave was discovered in 1950, however, the entrance of the cave was built recently in 1991. Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave is nearby Davis Fall and the water of Davis Fall passes through this cave. You are recommended to take your own torchlight during your visit inside the cave, however, there is a proper light installed by the management. Lost power backup might cause trouble during your tour so it’s recommended.
Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave carries the historical importance of where Lord Shiva is being worshipped by the pilgrims. There are gods like Lord Shiva, Parvati, Saraswati, and Nageshwor. You need to buy a ticket of Rs 100 for Non-Nepali to enter the cave. Inside the cave, there is a Shiva Temple where taking is the picture is strictly prohibited and it’s been monitored by security guards. The attraction of this cave is one of the biggest Shiva Linga where devotees pay homage to Lord Shiva.
Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave is a popular student educational tour and Indian Pilgrimage who visits Muktinath Temple. David Fall and Cave are recommended to visit at one time during the sightseeing. This underground temple used to remain busy with domestic and international tourists 365 days a year.
During your visit to Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave, you are suggested to walk slowly where the path is slippery due to the drip of a waterfall from the cleft. Senior Citizens and children are not recommended to visit this place due to the low light and wet narrow allies. The waterfall at the end of the cave is the wow factor you can experience in this day tour. If you have a couple of hours and want to spend your time then Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave is definitely a worthy destination to spend your time in Pokhara.