Mt. Kailash Tour

Mt. Kailash Tour

Tibet Kailash Pilgrimage Tour - 13 Days, 2014

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.

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

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.

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 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

US $ 1150    +        INR 40,500/-

US $ 950    +         INR 40,500/-

USD 2,700/- USD 2,500/-
Single Supp. INR 13,500/- INR 13,500/- USD 450/- USD 350/-

Note: Full Moon supplement Charge Will be US $ 150 Per person Extra

COST INCLUDES:

  • 3 night's accommodation at 3 or 4 star hotel in Kathmandu on twin share basis.
  • 10 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 Toyota Land Cruisers or bus as applicable.
  • 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 2014

Day Program Apr. May May May Jun Jun Jun Jun Jun Jun Jul Jul Jul Jul Jul Aug Aug Sep Sep Sep Sep
01 Arrive KTM. 11* 6* 9* 20 5* 8* 14 18 22 27 4* 7* 14 20 27 2* 5* 1* 4* 7 10
02 Kathmandu 12 7 10 21 6 9 15 19 23 28 5 8 15 21 28 3 6 2 5 8 11
03 Naylam 13 8 11 22 7 10 16 20 24 29 6 9 16 22 29 4 7 3 6 9 12
04 Nayalm 14 9 12 23 8 11 17 21 25 30 7 10 17 23 30 5 8 4 7 10 13
05 Saga or Dongpa 15 10 13 24 9 12 18 22 26 1 8 11 18 24 31 6 9 5 8 11 14
06 Manasarovar 16* 11 14* 25 10 13* 19 23 27 2 9 12* 19 25 1 7 10* 6 9* 12 15
07 Tarchen 17 12 15 26 11 14 20 24 28 3 10 13 20 26 2 8 11 7 10 13 16
08 Dera Puk 18 13 16 27 12 15 21 25 29 4 11 14 21 27 3 9 12 8 11 14 17
09 Zutul Puk 19 14* 17 28 13* 16 22 26 30 5 12* 15 22 28 4 10* 13 9* 12 15 18
10 Paryang/ Dongpa 20 15 18 29 14 17 23 27 1 6 13 16 23 29 5 11 14 10 13 16 19
11 Naylam 21 16 19 30 15 18 24 28 2 7 14 17 24 30 6 12 15 11 14 17 20
12 Kathmandu 22 17 20 31 16 19 25 29 3 8 15 18 25 31 7 13 16 12 15 18 21
13 Departure 23 18 21 1 17 20 26 30 4 9 16 19 26 1 8 14 17 13 16 1920 22

* 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.

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