KAILASH MANASAROVAR YATRA

Mount. Kailash (6714m), the farmed holy peak in west of Tibet. Mt. Kailash has long been an object of worship for four major religious. For Hindu, it is the domain of Shiva. It is also the abode of Samvara-a multi armed, wrathful deity worshipped in the chakrasamvara Tantric cycle of Tibetan Buddhism. The Jains of India also revere the mountain as the site at which the first of their saints emancipated. And in the ancient Bon religion of Tibet, Kailash was the sacred nine storeys Swastika Mountain, upon which the Bonpo founder shenrab alighted from haven. The 53 km Kailash circuit is the holiest of all Hindu as well as Buddhist pilgrimages and the beacon, which draws most travellers to western Tibet. It is said that a single Parikrama erases the accumulated sins of a lifetime, while 108 circumambulation will achieve Salvation.

Lake Manasarovar Sprawling below Mount Kailash is the sacred Lake Manasarovar (4580m), where ritual bath will deliver a pilgrim to breams paradise and drink of its water relinquishes the sins of a hundred lifetimes.

Holi Kailash Manasarovar Yatra - 12N/13D

12 Nights & 13 Days: Kathmandu Airport Kathmandu Kerung New Dongpa Manasarovar Darchen Kailash Parikrama New Dongpa Kerung Kathmandu Kathmandu Airport.

01 Day: Arrive Kathmandu. Transfer to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.

02 Day: Morning after breakfast we will have briefing about Kailash yatra and Half- day Sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath and Boudhanath Stupa and Budhanilkantha (Sleeping Vishnu). Overnight at Hotel.

03 Day: Early Morning Drive from Kathmandu to Kerung. We have to do all customs and immigration formalities and we will have overnight here.

04 Day: After breakfast drive from Kerung to New Dongpa (4740m). Overnight Hotel.

05 Day: Full day at New Dongpa (4740m). for acclimatizes. Overnight at Hotel.

06 Day: Drive from New Dongpa to Manasarovar (4640m). Overnight at guesthouse.

07 Day: After breakfast drive around Lake Manasarovar and to Darchen. Overnight at Guesthouses.

08 Day: Drive up to starting point of Kailash Parikrama. Start trek to Dira Puk (4909m). Overnight at Guesthouse.

09 Day: Continue Parikrama over Dromala Pass (5650m) to Zuthl Puk (22Km 7-8 hr). Overnight at Guesthouse.

10 Day: after breakfast start trek near Darchen where we can drive from there to New Dongpa (4740m). Overnight at guesthouse.

11 Day: Drive from New Dongpa to Kerung. Overnight at Guest House.

12 Day: Drive from Kerung to Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel.

13 Day: Departure transfer to the Airport.

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Holi Kailash Mansarovar Yatra by Helicopter - 10N/11D

Day 01: Kathmandu (1300m):
Welcome at Kathmandu international airport, transfer to hotel. Evening: program briefing.

Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing and fly to Nepalgunj:

After breakfast: Kathmandu city sightseeing including Pashupatinath temple. After lunch, fly to Nepalgunj. Transfer to the hotel in Nepalgunj

Day 03: Fly to Simikot (2859m):

Early in the morning: schedule flight from Nepalgunj to Simikot.Overnight stay at guest house.

Day 04: Fly to Hilsa and drive to Purang (Taklakot – 3400m):

Early in the morning fly to Hilsa by chartered helicopter and cross Karnali River and get in to Tibetan border. After meeting with Tibetan guide, drive to Taklakot(Purang) by Land Cruisers via Khojarnath Monastery. Overnight stay at guest house.

Day 05: Acclimatization day at Purang (Taklakot -3400 m.) Overnight stay at guest house.

Day 06: Drive to Manasarovar Lake (4550m):

Early Morning drive from taklakot to Manasarovar Lake (4550m) takes 2-3 hours. Transfer to the guest house near lake. After taking holy bath at lake, do puja and makes circumambulation of Holy Lake. Afternoon, relax in guest house and prepare for next day trip.

07: Drive to Tarboche and trek to Dirapuk (4890m.):

This is first day of Kailash Parikrama. First we drive to Tarboche (Yemadwar- the auspicious gateway and the sky burial ground) passing through Darchen (4560m). Then walk up to Dira Phuk. This day have to walk about 4-5 hours. Yak will carry our all-essential equipment. Overnight stay at guest house.

Day 08: Dira Phuk to Zuthulphuk(4750m.):

This is very long walking day, need to walk 8-9 hours and have to cross Dolma-La (5,670m) above sea level. The weather is unpredictable in Dolma-La, any time can change and start snow storm. So we have to start our journey as earlier as possible. In route, we get darshan of Gaurikund. But it is very difficult to go and touch. Overnight stay at guest house.

Day 09: Zuthulphukto Taklakot:

This is last day of Parikrama, take just 2 hours walking down near Darchen Then catch our jeep and drive to Taklakot take 2 hours. Overnight stay at guest house.

Day 10: Fly to Simikot-Nepalgunj-Kathmandu:

Early morning, charter Helicopter flight to Simikot. After completing immigration formalities, chartered or connecting fixed wing flight to Nepalgunj and catch evening schedule flight to Kathmandu. Transfer to the Hotel.

Day 11: Final departure.

After breakfast, transfer to the International airport for final departure.

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Fixed Departure Dates by Road for 2017

May – 3rd, 17th, 29th

June – 4th, 18th, 29th

July – 5th, 18th,30th

August – 6th, 20th,27th

September 2nd, 12th, 25th

Nepal Side:

  1. Arrival & Departure transportation,
  2. Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu City,
  3. Three night hotel at Kathmandu on twin sharing basis with all meal,
  4. Transportation from Kathmandu to Kodari (Nepal China Boarder)

Tibet Side:

  1. Accommodation at normal Guest House, Sherpa staff, freshly cooked full board vegetarian meals, Mineral water,
  2. Tourist Bus & support truck,
  3. English speaking Tibetan Guide, Nepali Escort from Nepal,
  4. Monastery entrance fees,
  5. Oxygen, Basic first-aid kit, Kailash Permit and Normal Tibet/China visa fee.
  1. Travel Insurance
  2. Evacuation cost
  3. Urgent Visa fee
  4. Any extra night at Kathmandu
  5. Extra cost in the event of landslide, for hiring porter or arranging additional transportation and expenses of personal nature etc.

Fixed Departure Dates by Helicopter for 2017

May -6th, 12th, 18th, 24th, and 30th.

June – 5th, 11th, 17th, 23rd, and 29th.

July – 5th, 17th, 23rd, and 29th.

August – 3rd, 9th, 15th, 21st, and 27th.

September – 2nd, 8th, 14th, 20th, and 26th

  1. Airfare Kathmandu / Nepalgunj / Simikot / Nepalgunj / Kathmandu by scheduled flight.
  2. Nepalgunj to Hilsa by charter helicopter.
  3. Tibet by Land Cruiser as per program.
  4. English speaking guide, Sherpa staff comprising of guide, cook and helper.
  5. Guest House in Tibet.
  6. Freshly cooked full board vegetarian meals during yatra.
  7. Upper Humla trek permit.
  8. Yak & Yak Men during Parikarma to carry food.
  9. Tibet / China Visa fee.
  10. Oxygen & Gamow Bag.
  11. Full board in Kathmandu.
  12. Sightseeing in Kathmandu
  1. Domestic airport taxes and excess baggage.
  2. Riding Yak or horse.
  3. Liaison officer Rs. 2500.
  4. Tips for trek staff.
  5.  Insurance

Risk & Liabilities

We always effort to make your journey smooth and pleasant. However as all the Cosmic Journeys are run strictly under Tibet Tourism Bureau. Cosmic Journeys Tibet counterpart agent shall not be responsible for any alterationor cancellation of program due to any unavoidable circumstances beyond our control such as road blockade, landslide, snow, political unrest cancellation of flight, helicopter mechanical problem, delay arrival, sickness or accident. Any extra cost incurring there of shall be borne by the clients on the spot. Since Tibet is very remote place and road are very rough sometime good vehicle may broken. We will highly advise to the clients to have full insurance against medical and personal accident risk.