Mt. Kailash fix departure Tour 2017

Mt. Kailash Tour

Tibet Kailash Pilgrimage Tour - 13 Days, 2017

The Kailash Manasarovar is probably the most significant of all pilgrimages and is considered by many as the highest point of their life’s experience. Considered the spiritual center of the Universe by five religions – Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, and Bon – sacred Mount Kailash and ethereal Lake Manasarovar are the subjects of innumerable myths and legends. Adi yogi Shiva, Buddha, the Jain Theerthankars, all have played a part in imparting a divine mystique to this place. It  lies at a longitude of 81 degrees east and latitude of 31 degrees North, and rises 6 714 meters above sea level. Mt.Kailash is also known by Tibetans as Khang Rimpoche.”The Precious snow mountain.

Kaialsh Tour  Itinerary Details (Drive in/ Drive out)

Please join on our first Kailash Tour Departure with attractive offer:

Day 01: Kathmandu (1300 m.) arrival:
Pick up from the airport/ Drive to hotel/ briefing/ Dinner

Day 02: Kathmandu:
Breakfast, trip to temples and back to Hotel for lunch. After lunch, final preparation for yatra i.e, checking and demonstration of equipments which will be used during yatra.  If any body needs to buy or get things on hire, our staff will give you company.  Dinner.

Day 03: Drive to Nylam (150km), 3750m:
Morning after breakfast leave Kathmandu to commence yatra to Nyalam [3750M]. We reach Friendship Bridge [Nepal – China Boarder] by mini-coach. Walk along for 10 minutes to cross the bridge and there get acquainted with Chinese guide and land cruiser drivers. They will give a brief information regarding the further trip then proceed the journey to Zangmu, where all the immigration and custom formalities are ought to be accomplished. After the accomplishment of all formalities, we proceed to Nyalam. Arrival at Nyalam and overnight stay at guesthouse.

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 Kathmandu – Dunche/Syabrubesi/ Rasuwa Ghadhi ( 120 Km- 6 Hrs travelling, 2500 M) to Enter China drive 24 km. to Kerung.
  Rasuwa Garhi – Gyirong Border   ( 135 Km-  4 Hrs): Further Journey, At Rasuwagarhi we will go through the Process of Custom and Immigration  Formalities. After Formalities we will cross Nepal. Now you are in Tibet ( Autonomous Region of  China) Here you will  be greeted by our Tibetan guide and driver, then you will drive up through the zigzag road to Kerong. After formalities  Check in into Guest House/Lodge. Rest of the Day will have Acclimatization.
 

Day 04: Rest Day at  Nylam, 3750m:
It is more a day for acclimatization.

Or Kerung-  Full Day Acclimatisation Today will Have Full Day Acclimatisation at Kerung. Meaning of Acclimatization– The major cause of altitude illnesses is going too high too fast. Given time, your body can adapt to the decrease in oxygen molecules at a specific altitude. This process is known as acclimatization and generally takes 1-3 days at that altitude. For example, if you hike to 10,000 feet (3,048 meters), and spend some days at that altitude, your body acclimatizes to 10,000 feet (3,048 meters). If you climb to 12,000 feet (3,658 meters), your body has to acclimatize once again. The depth of respiration increases.
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Day 05 Saga/4450m: (Labug-La 5150m, Peku-tso and Saga, 232km)
On the first long driving day over the sandy and rocky land of Tibet, other things like lake, nomads chasing thousands of yaks and sheep keep you busy.  By the late afternoon you will cross Bhramha Purtra River way to typical Chinese and Tibetan town, Saga for night.

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 Kerung - Saga/ Dongba ( 268 Km-  8 Hrs, 4600 M )
 After Breakfast, we will proceed for Dongba , which is on altitude of  4600 Metre , 268 km away from Gyirong from Via  Saga. Saga is 10 km – 4hrs 30 minutes Journey Frm Gyirong .  After arrival at Dongba ( 4600 M) , check in into Guest House/ 

Day 06: Manasarover (4558m) 500 km:
The longest driving day starts with full of excitement, Jeeps and trucks roll on the wide valley following rivers and grazing land of yaks and sheep. Far south you can see snow covered peaks near by you, lots of rocky peaks and sand duns give you an ideal world. Depends on season, nomads and other mobile shopkeepers are attired by beautiful traditional costume, waiting for your arrival with hot tea and other supplies along with big smile.By the late afternoon you can have the first sight of Holy Kailash Parbat and Manasarovara. Hore, it is a small village nearby Lake Manasarover. Holy-Manasarovara: At 14950-ft/ 4558m. The highest lake of fresh water with turquoise complexion in the world is full of fishes and swans. Holy Kailash Parbat, Mt. Gurula-Mandata, Lake Rashekshi are laying on its surrounding. The region is considered rich for gold and other mines, hot springs and hundreds of wild living creatures. Night halt beside Manasarovar.

Day 07: Puja and drive to Tarchen (14975ft) 40km:
Manasarovara is the lake of compassion, tranquility and bliss. After completing the memorable morning Bath and Puja we will be heading towards Tarchen. It is considered as a base camp for the Holy Kailash Parikrama.

Day 08: Trek to Dehara Puk/5000m:
It is one of the exciting days walking along the beautiful rocky cliffs; water falls with some clouds in the clear blue sky make you feeling that Great God Shiva is every where with tons of blessing to you.
Time to time the face of Kailash Parbat will be keep on appearing. For 15 km trail it takes almost 7 hrs.

Day 09: Hardest but Holiest day of your pilgrimage Yatra with Dolma-La (pass) of 18600ft between two valleys:
Yamasthal should be crossed to reach the Shiva-sthal while your steps go closer to the pass. Once you reach the top, just do the holiest offering and sit down for meditation to forget yourself. Once your steps go down, Parvati-stal and Gauri Kunda are on the way. By the late afternoon you will arrive Zuthal Puk (the cave of Miracles. The great ascetic Milerappa is supposed to have performed miracles here).  

Day 10: End of Kailash Parikrama and drive to Paryang/ Dongpa:
After walking 3 hours, all the driving crew will be waiting your arrival. By the late evening you will be at your lodge/camp.

Day 11: Drive Paryang / Dongpa to Naylam or Kerung  8-9 hrs

Day 12: Drive back to Kathmandu (150 km) 9-10 hr.

Day 13: Transfer to airport for your onward flight.

Tour Cost

  For Indian For Foreigner & NRI
By Jeep By Bus By Jeep By Bus
Per person

 

Single Supp.

 

COST INCLUDES:

  • 3 night's accommodation at  in Kathmandu on twin share basis.
  • 9 nights accommodation in Tibet using guesthouse /camp.
  • Tibet Visa & Permit Fee [Normal].
  • Yaks & Yak Men for luggage during Kailash Parikrama.
  • Ground transfers in Tibet using  Bus.
  • Services of English speaking guide in Tibet.
  • Services of our trekking equipment and Sherpa staff.
  • All Trekking & camping equipment including Gyamo Bags, Sleeping bags and oxygen cylinders

Cost does not includes 

  • using extra nights in lodge (except the mentioned on itinerary).
  • Yak/porter for personal using
  • Rescue/ evacuation or all the extra cost because of partition from the main group or serious health condition.
  • Flight or any costs TO or FROM Kathmandu from your destination/ home town. 
  • No cost is including for those who separate from the main group 

 Schedule Departure Dates for Mt. Kailash and Manasarovar Tour 2017

Day Program Apr. May May May Jun Jun Jun Jun Jun Jun Jul Jul Jul Jul Jul Aug Aug Aug Sep Sep
01 Arrive KTM.  *3 * 5 15 21 *1 *4 11 14 18 22 *2 *5 9 16 *30 *2 8 *31 6 11
02 Kathmandu 4 6 16 22 2 5 12 15 19 23 3 6 10 17 31 3 9 1 7 12
03 Naylam/ Kerung 5 7 17 23 3 6 13 16 20 24 4 7 11 18 1 4 10 2 8 13
04 Nayalm/ Kerung 6 8 18 24 4 7 14 17 21 26 5 8 12 19 2 5 11 3 9 14
05 Saga or Dongpa 7 9 19 26 5 8 15 18 22 27 6 9 13 20 3 6 12 4 10 15
06 Manasarovar *8 *10 20 27 6 *9 16 19 23 28 7 *10 14 21 4 *7 13 *5 11 16
07 Tarchen 9 11 21 28 7 10 17 20 24 29 8 11 15 22 5 8 14 7 12 17
08 Dera Puk 10 12 22 29 8 11 18 21 26 30 9 12 16 23 6 9 15 8 13 18
09 Zutul Puk 11 13 23 30 *9 12 19 22 27 1 *10 13 17 24 *7 10 16 9 14 19
10 Paryang or Dongpa 12 14 24 31 10 13 20 23 28 2 11 14 18 25 8 11 17 10 15 20
11 Naylam/ Kerung 13 15 25 1 11 14 21 24 29 3 12 15 19 26 9 12 18 11 16 21
12 Kathmandu 14 16 26 2 12 15 22 25 30 4 13 16 20 27 10 13 19 12 17 22
13 Departure 15 17 27 3 13 16 23 26 1 5 14 17 21 28 11 14 20 13 18 23

* Indicates tour leaving for full moon day. * Indicates full moon day. 
Schedule is subject to change under unavoidable circumstances.

 

Booking condition: All the personal details must be sent 2 months in advance with 25% (out of total trip amount) non-refundable

Group size: 25+ people in each group

Booking condition: All the personal details must be sent 2 months in advance with 25% (out of total trip amount) non-refundable advance payment.

Recommended clothing and equipment list for the trip: 
Sleeping bags (down with inside extra cover), jacket (down) / polar fleece, with rain and water proofed, thermal underwear, wind / rain-proof trousers, woollen and sun hats, scarves (muffler), woollen or cotton socks, gloves, trekking boots, sun/snow glassed, towel, t-shirt/s, sunscreen/sun lotion, flash light with extra bulbs and batteries, sandals, water bottles, day pack (for your day time necessities), kit or duffel bag (to keep your personal belongings) first aid box/personal medicine walking stick.

Please do not carry unnecessary items and / or valuables.  
Be sure you have the needy items ! 

Warm clothes, water bottle, water purification tabs, sun tan lotion utility knife, dusk musk, medicine for headaches, fever, colds, stomach disorders and diamox (unless you are allergic to sulpha drugs) for altitude sickness, It is also good to carry dry fruit, juice powder, breads, candy, canned or packed food, nuts, pickles and biscuits.

Good Health: 
Even though participants do not need to submit any health certificate those with a history of medical problems, particularly cardiac or respiratory, should consult a doctor before deciding to undertake the trip. It is rigorous and challenging trip where all the time spent at high altitudes. At least 2 months regular practice is recommend either 2 hours daily running, swimming, or joining on a health club may help to complete the yatra very successfully.

To apply the visa approval before your arrival we need: 

a)     A clear, colour scans of your passport along with advance amount of US $ 500.  This must be provided to us at least 35 days prior to the arrival in Kathmandu.

 

Health & Altitude problems:

 Travelling in Tibet involves high altitude and can be strenuous. Clients with heart and lung problems or blood diseases should consult their doctor before booking the trip. Very often the cases of altitude sickness have been reported. Simple headache, fever, loss of appetite or stomach disorders can happen before the acclimatization. Advised, drink approx. 04 litters of water per day, do not strain yourself, move slowly, breathe deeply and take regular rests.? 

 

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