Day 01 (DATE): Kathmandu Arrival (1400m) – Overnight in Kathmandu
Your Arrival Time – Airport pickup and transfer to your Hotel.
Evening – A short briefing about Kailash Manasarovar Yatra
Meal: Dinner at Hotel | Hotel: 4 Star Deluxe Hotel – Crown Imperial/ Hotel Akama or similar
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing & Fly to Nepalgunj (150m) – Overnight in Nepalgunj
After Breakfast – Half day sightseeing of Pashupatinath and Shakti Peeth.
Afternoon – Flight Kathmandu to Nepalgunj (1hr) & Transfer to Hotel in Nepalgunj and stay overnight at Surkhet depending upon the situation.
Meal: Breakfast & Lunch in Kathmandu, Dinner at Nepalgunj | Hotel: Hotel Batika / Sneha or similar
Day 03: Fly Nepalgunj – Simikot (2900m) – Overnight in Simikot
Early Morning – Flight Nepalgunj to Simikot (1hr). Rest day at Simikot.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner| Hotel: New Potala Palace or Similar on sharing basis.
Day 04: Heli to Hilsa (3700m) & Drive to Taklakot (3900m) – Overnight in Taklakot
Morning – Take Helicopter to Hilsa (20 min – 12kg weight limit) & wait for other members to arrive at Hilsa (since it is a group visa and everyone have to enter Tibet side in one group)
Afternoon – From Hilsa drive to Purang border to Taklakot (27 km) and stay at Hotel. We will stay overnight at Taklakot. (On the way we have to pass upto 3 Checkpoints where checking might take upto 1 hr in each post)
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner | Hotel: Hotel Himalaya, New Purang, Riverside or Similar
Day 05: At Taklakot (3900m) – Rest Day – Overnight in Taklakot
All Day – Entire day free for Acclimatization
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner | Hotel: Hotel Himalaya, New Purang, Riverside or Similar
Day 06: Drive to Manasarovar Lake (4550m) – Overnight in Mansarovar
After Breakfast – Drive towards Manasarovar Lake (95 km). On the way you will have to pass the first checkpoint. Then after driving for 70 kms from Taklakot we will reach Rakshas Tal. On the right of Rakshas Tal you will see Gurla Mandhata Parvat & first view of Mount Kailash and Manasarovar lake. Drive from Rakshas Tal to Manasarovar Lake (25 km).
Start Parikrama of Manasarovar Lake (90 km – 3hr by Private A/C Coach). Perform Puja.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner | Hotel: Manasarovar Lake Side Mud House
Day 07: 1st Day of Parikrama – Drive to Darchen (4650m) & Yama Dwar & Trek to Dirapuk (4880m) – Overnight in Dirapuk
After Breakfast – Drive to Darchen (35 km – 1 hr) and Yama Dwar (8 km) – the starting point for Kora. We will trek to Dirapuk for 12 km (5 to 7 hrs). You will visit the North face of Mt. Kailash and touching the feet of Mt. Kailash (Charan Sparsha). Travelers who do not want to trek around (Parikrama) Mt. Kailash can go back to Darchen wait for rest of the group to arrive from Parikrama.
Meal: Breakfast at Manasarovar, Packed Lunch & Dinner
Hotel: Mud house on the way during Parikrama or Stay in Dormitory Guest House at Darchen
NOTE: If you are not doing Parikrama, then you will still be waiting at Darchen (4650m)
Day 08: 2nd Day of Parikraama – Onto Zuthulpuk (4670m) via Trek to Dolma La Pass (5700m) – Overnight in Zuthulpuk
After Breakfast – Trek from Dirapuk to Dolma La Pass top (6 km) among which 3 kms before reaching Dolma La Pass is steep hill and quite difficult to walk. Also descending from Dolma La Pass is upto 4 km. While descending you can see Gaurikund on the right. After walking for about 2 – 3 hrs we will reach Phedi. After some rest we will start trek to Zuthulpuk (12 km trek for 6 to 7 hours).
Meal: Breakfast, Packed Lunch, Dinner | Hotel: Stay at the Mud House
NOTE: If you are not doing Parikrama, then you will still be waiting at Darchen
Day 09: 3rd Day of Parikrama – Trek to Darchen – Drive to Hilsa via Taklakot – Overnight in Hilsa / Simikot
After Breakfast – After short easy Trek (8 km – 3 hrs), we will reach our Private A/C Coach pick up point. Then drive to Darchen (3 kms) and merge with other members who were waiting. From there drive to Hilsa (122kms – 4 to 5 hrs including imigration and customs). (also we will take helicopter to Simikot based on situation)
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner | Hotel: Mansarovar Guest House or Similar
Day 10: Fly Hilsa – Simikot – Nepalgunj & Fly back to Kathmandu – Overnight in Kathmandu
Fly to Hilsa to Simikot (20 mins) by Helicopter – Fly from Simikot to Nepalgunj (around 1 hr)/ Surkhet and fly back to Kathmandu (or proceed to Lucknow by Road)
Meal: Breakfast at Simikot, Lunch at Nepalgunj, Dinner at Kathmandu | Hotel: 4 Star Deluxe Hotel – Crown Imperial/ Hotel Akama or similar
Day 11: Transfer to Kathmandu Airport
Certificate of completion will be provided to you from Kailash Journeys. You will be free till your flight time. We will drop you at Airport 1-2 hour before flight time (30 mins drive).
Meal: Breakfast Only
Optional: Everest Mountain Flight, Muktinath & Manakamana Tour
02 nights (Twin Sharing) at 4 Star Deluxe Hotel – Crown Imperial/ Hotel Akama or similar with vegetarian
01 night in 3 star Hotel – Hotel Batika with vegetarian meals (Twin Sharing)
01 night at New Potala Palace or Similar at Simikot on sharing basis.
02 nights at Hotel Himalaya or Purang (Triple Sharing Basis)
Tibet side accommodation will be dormitory Guest House on common sharing basis with Tibetan common toilet.
Pick up & drop transfers in Kathmandu and One half-day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
Necessary arrival / departure transfers in Nepalgunj.
Kathmandu – Nepalgunj – Kathmandu air ticket (fixed wing – Yeti Air OR Buddha Air)
Nepalgunj – Simikot – Nepalgunj air ticket (Fixed wing – Twin Otter aircraft OR Dornier)
Simikot – Hilsa – Simikot by Helicopter (only 4 to 6 persons can be carried at a time)
All Indian vegetarian meals in Tibet (breakfast, lunch & dinner).
Transportation in Tibet by Private luxury a/c coach and Tour around Lake Manasarovar
English speaking Tibetan guide & one professional tour Manager
Necessary experienced supporting crew (Sherpas, tour Manager)
Oxygen for emergency use, Medical kit bag / First Aid kit
One duffle bag, One backpack, One cap, One passport holders, One waterproof windcheater jacket as a souvenir gift from our company
Kailash Yatra completion certificate
Humla region restricted area permit & royalties
All applicable taxes & service charges
Horse riding expenses (Around 3500 Yuan) during the Mount Kailash Circuit (Kora)
Your travel insurance, Insurance for emergency rescue & evacuation service
Personal expenses and Tip for guide, driver
Extra accommodation charge in Kathmandu, Nepalgunj, Simikot and Hilsa if flight is cancelled due to bad weather or delay in Permit /Visa from Tibet (Please make sure your air ticket is flexible to change dates)
Visa splitting charge and extra transportation cost, if returning early from Tibet.
Any additional cost due to natural calamities and unforeseen circumstances
|Month||Normal Arrival Dates||Arrival Dates for Reaching Mansarovar on Full Moon Day|
Package Price: US$3535 per person
The cancellation will take effect subject to the following: