You are not religious person if you just throw coins and worship in nearby temples only. In order to gain the optimum blessings mentally and physically the trip to the home of Lord Shiva should be embarked. Kailash Mansarovar amazing journey to the home of Lord Shiva would enhance the aesthetic and spiritual values of followers. Moreover, the natural scenic beauty of the area and the pristine blue watered lake remain in your memory as the artistic canvas of the great artist.
Kaliash Mansarovar Lake which is located in Tibet about 940 kilometers away from Lhasa is one of the popular religious destination among pilgrimage tourists mainly Hindus and Buddhists. This is comparatively easy trek. Apart from the religious followers of Buddhists and Hindus this Kailash Mansarovar Lake tour is being done by the non followers as well. The pristine beauty of the lake lying at the lap of Mount Kailash resembles to that of the imaginary heaven in earth. It is believed that the great Lord Shiva used to roam around the lake for the relaxation and revitalization. Definitely the area is hugely mystic with its grandeur and charming subtle combination of religious beliefs as well as the natural wonders. Nepal Hiking Trek team would be pleased and feel aesthetic while taking you to this amazing holy place in earth. The route to Kailash Mansarovar can be done from various routes in Nepal. From Far western or from the Central Nepal the tour can be conducted. The astute planning and experienced team of the Nepal Hiking Trek would do utmost best to conserve and respect your religious values. While serving you this holy grandeur we always take care of your hindrances in terms of logistics and support.
Come and trek with us to the heavenly land of lord Shiva and get enlighten yourself. This place in the Tibetan Plateau would provide the ecstatic exuberant experience of walking in the Himalayas. Nepal Hiking Trek understands the values, traditions and beliefs of the tourists or religious followers like nobody else because the member of our company too believes in stern Hindu rituals. The competitive price and respect of your religious values are guaranteed here in Nepal Hiking Trek.
Hindu Religious Kailash Mansarovar Tour is the best.
The Transportation system is of local bus so you should strictly follow the Darchen local rules and regulations.
Kailash Round/Parikrama/Kora is about 53 Kilometers and you have to walk or trek from Yamdwar to Chongdo which is about 38 Kilometers. Except Pony and local porter car/bus is not possible.
The accommodations are very basic type during the tour.
For Indian nationals age limit is 12-69 years old. There is no need of health certificates but you have to be fit for the tour.
Valid passport for 6 months or more
Lord Shiva’s Temple is not present in Kailash region however about 85 km in southern side of Mansarovar lies the Ram, Sita and Laxman temple called Khojarnath.
It is mandatory for the tourist of Yatri to use Eco Vehicle Blue Bus from Nagri Tourism of Bureau for the tour from Horchu – Darchen – Yamadwar – Darchen – Horchu.
Day to Day Itinerary
Day 01: Our airport representatives will receive you at Tribhuvan International Airport and transfer you to your hotel in Kathmandu. The Dinner and Overnight stay at a Kathmandu Hotel.
Day 02: After breakfast in hotel the Sightseeing will be done in Pashupatinath Temple, Budanilkantha and Doleshwor Mahadev in Bhaktapur. Once you are back at hotel the packing, briefing and documentary viewing will be done for the comfortable tour of Kailash & Mansarovar.
Day 03: The bus or jeep drive from Kathmandu to Nyalam which is about 160 kilometers takes place on this day. It is about 5.5 hours to reach the Nepal – Tibet Border where we will take lunch in Nepal side Lipping nearby Nepal Tibet Friendship Bridge. All the customs formalitites will be cleared by our staff including immigration then we check into the Tibet side an autonomous part of China. Then we drive to Zhangmu famously known as Khasa Bazaar among Nepalese. Overnight will be in a Guest house and vegetarian food will be prepared by Nepali cook for all travelers.
Day 04: At Nyalam after breakfast the acclimatization hiking takes place for about 1.5 hours. Once returned from short hiking we will have lunch and the whole day is leisure.
Day 05: After breakfast we leave to Dongba from Nyalam in about 6 hours of drive. The lunch will be hot lunch box during the road trip. The bus drive will take you through the Nomads and Peku Tso Lake, Salt Lake towards Saga City. This is very big city and with lots of facilities. After two hours of driving from Saga we reach Dongba. The overnight at hotel will be in comfortable Hotel.
Day 06: Dongba - to Mansarovar Lake (4580m)After Breakfast the bus drive for about 6-7 hours will take you to Mansarovar Lake. The anticipation and excitement of the tour starts to get over you in this junction of the tour. The Mansarovar Lake would be nearer than ever in this junction. The first sight of Holy Kalash Parbat would be seen at afternoon from Horchu. We start the rotation of Mansarovar Lake complete it about 2-3 hours by bus. After rotation of lake we reach Chiu Gompa near Manasarovar Lake. Full moon night in Mansarovar Lake which is also called Purnima or Buddha Jayanti is very holy and beautiful from this place.
Day 07: Mansarovar Lake to Darchen (4600 meters – 40 kilometers drive)The special place will be determined for you to take a holy dip in Mansarovar Lake. You can offer money, flowers and take water from the holy lake. The followers are seen there as meditating or reciting the prayer chants of Lord Shiva. It is believed that once you have done Homa or prays the lord Shiva all your pain will be gone. After prayers lunch will be around 2 pm in the afternoon. The bus drive will again take you to Darchen for overnight sleep.In the morning, we will choose a special point to take a deep dip in Mansarovar Lake taking
Day 08: Drive from Darchen to Tarboche (Yamadwar -gate for the god of death)The walking to Dirapuk starts from Sershong. Some of the pilgrims can hire porter or pony for 3 days. These arrangements should be done while being in Mansarovar Lake in coordination with the Tibetan guide before starting the round or Kora. The walking in this day is about 5-6 hours. Yak will carry the goods and equipments. The view of Mt. Kailash north face is very close and seems like Lord Shiva is sitting there. Overnight will be in Dirapuk mud House.
Day 09: Dirapuk to Zuthulpuk (4790 meters - 22 kilometers Drive) –This is very significant day as well as treacherous too. The pilgrims have to pass the Dolma La or Dorma La Pass situated at an altitude of 5636 meters. The unpredictable weather could sometimes bring snowstorm. The early start of the journey is important. The chance to visit Ganesh Kund and Gauri Kund is equally auspicious. The journey consists of steep uphill and downhill. Uphill until Dorma La Pass and downhill till Shapje Datok then flat land trail to Zuthulpuk Monastery where pilgrims will stay overnight in Mud House.
Day 10: Zuthulpuk to Mansarovar Lake and to Dongba:After Breakfast the pilgrims will walk downhill to Chongdo for about 3 hours and again drive back to Darchen for the lunch. After lunch the water of Mansarovar will be filled and again move towards Dongba for overnight sleep.
Day 11: Dongba to Nyalam:This junction of the journey is the last night stay in Tibet part. It would be bus journey of about 5-6 hours.
Day 12: Nyalam to Kathmandu.After breakfast in Nyalam the bus drive will take you to the Friendship Bridge in Tibet & Nepal border. After all the customs and immigration clearance Nepal side will pick you up and bring you back to Kathmandu in Tourist Coach.
Day 13: Transfer to airport departure
Tour Cost for Non Residential Indian (NRIs) Foreigners/ tourists
Service 1st: 5 Star Deluxe Hotel Kath. $2,400 per person (with vehicle) Hotel annapurna/ equivalent .
Service 2nd : 4 Star Deluxe Hotel Kathmandu. USD 2,250 per person (with private vehicle) Hotel shankar/ equivalent.
Service 3rd : 3 Star Deluxe Hotel Kathmandu. USD 2,150 per person (with private vechicle) Samsara / Kathmandu eco.
Service 4th : 3 Star Deluxe Hotel Kathmandu. USD 2000 per person (Deluxe Bus) Samsara/ Kathmandu.
if you want travel single you need pay extra : $ 400, $ 300 & $ 250.
Entry Kailas visa fee for American US$ 175 and other NRIs or tourist US$ 85
Extra cost if required for Kailash:
Horse ride during the Parikrama 1 horse for 3 days USD 400
(Directly payable to the Tibetan guide)
Porter for carrying small bag for 3 days round Kailash USD 250
Extra day trip to Tirthpuri Kailash– USD 300 per Jeep /Van
Per Person, USD 200 & minimum 4 person
Extra trip to Khojarnath in Kailash; Ram Sita temple USD 350
(Per Jeep & minimum 4 Person).
1.Arrival Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel,
2.Evening take to Pashupatinath temple for Arati puja, Darshan
3.Darshan to Pashupatinath, Budhanilkantha(Sleeping Bishnu)
4.Kailash briefing for Kailash and Manasarover lake tour /Yatra
5.3 nights hotel in Kathmandu (double-bed room sharing basis)
6.3 meals a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner) pure vegetarian meal
7.Drive Kodari -Tibet border -Kathmandu by private tourist coach
8.We serve guest house- mud house Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra
9.We provide sleeping bag/down jacket (returnable after the trip)
10.Nepali team leader fluent speaking in English & Hindi language
11.Chef(who can prepare Indian-dishes as per your requirements)
12.Cook, cook helper and full support Nepali staff (Sherpa guides)
13.Deluxe luxury air condition coach bus (India passport holders)
14.Full air condition hiace or van 5-7 seat /NRIs/foreigner tourists
15.Support truck for carry food- Kailash-equipment, Nepali staff
16.Yak and yak man for round Kora (parikrama) Kailash yatra/tour
17.Gamow-bag-life saving device in case anybody altitude-sickness
18.Poisk oxygen cylinder with mask & regulator for use emergency
19.Kailash basic first aid kit box altitude sickness medicine dimox
20.Life & medical insurance for Nepali Kailash staff & team leader
21.A duffel bag & certificate of Kailash-Mansarovar tour -If required
22.Kailash travel permit & Tibet visa for Kailash-Manasarovar tour
23.We do arrangement for special fire for Hom in Mansarovar Lake
24.We do provides day bag pack & monkey cap each of the pilgrim
25.Who take deluxe 5 star hotel Kathmandu, we provide 3 star hotel
in Nyalam & Dongba,1 * Chiu gompa monastery, 4**** Darchen
& other places normal guest house, mud houses which available
26.Big dining tent for Hom, Puja in Mansarovar Lake (Chiu Gompa)
27.We provide tar poling private toilet tent (same places put) out side
Packing list for Kailash Yatra