An imposing 21,778-feet tall, the magnificent and majestic Mount Kailash is more than just a mountain. Mount Kailash is a legend. A revelation. An epiphany. A journey, that is both outwards and inwards. Located in the Himalayan mountain ranges of the remote Southwestern corner of Tibet, Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is not just one of the highest parts of the world and the source of four mighty rivers of Asia — the Brahmaputra, the Sutlej, Ganges and the Indus — but it’s also one of the most significant spiritual spots in the world, revered by millions of people from different religions across the world.
Nepal Tours have been organizing Kailash Mansarovar Yatra since 1990 and we are proud to have best Kailash Tour leaders, Cooks, Sherpas & Guides. Our aim is to make sure you will reach Kailash Mansarovar smoothly and have once in a lifetime experience memorable and spiritual. Our Kailash Mansarovar Yatra 2019 starts from May till September. Please check below for Kailash Tour Package 2019 with fixed Kathmandu, Nepal or Banglore, India.
Lake Manasarovar is a freshwater lake in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. To the west of Lake Manasarovar is Lake Rakshastal while toward the north is Mount Kailash. Kailash Manasarovar Yatra (KMY) is known for its religious value, cultural significance. It is undertaken by hundreds of people every year. Holding significance for Hindus as the abode of Lord Shiva, it holds religious importance also for the Jains and the Buddhists. It is open to eligible Indian citizens, holding valid Indian passports, who wish to proceed to Kailash-Manasarovar for religious purposes.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu (1,350m)
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour (1,350m)
Day 03: Drive Kathmandu to Kerung (2700m) via, Shyabrubesi – Rasuwagadhi 170 km / 7-8 hours
Day 04: Free day at Kerung for acclimatization (2700m)
Day 05: Kerung to New Dongba via Saga (4600m) – 380 kms & 7-8 hours drive
Day 06: Saga/Dongba (4500mts. – 335kms) to Mansarovar
Day 07: Mansarovar to Darchen (4600mts. – 110kms.)
Day 08: Darchen to Diraphuk (4890mts. – 12kms.)
Day 09: Diraphuk to Zhulthulphuk (4790mts. – 22kms.)
Day 10: Zhulthulphuk to Saga/Dongba (4600m)
Day 11: Saga/Dongba to Kerung (2700m)
Day 12: Kerung to Kathmandu (1,350m)
Day 13: Katmandu free day
Day 14: Final Departure
There are various routes and ways to reach Mt. Kailash and lake Manasarovar out of which a 14 days road trip from Kathmandu, 11 days Kailash helicopter tour and a 15 to 16 days scenic Kailash journey are most accepted by the travellers. While planning for Kailash Manasarovar yatra bookings the pilgrims/travellers usually have several queries in their mind. Nepal Tours have tried to answer here some of the frequently asked question regarding Kailash Mansarovar Tour and hope that the same will be useful for the pilgrims/travellers.
Kailash Mansarover Yatra is ex Kathmandu and has following Duration
10 days for the Helicopter Route Via Nepalganj/Simikot
14 Days for the Overland route via Kerung Border and after clearing the Immigration 7 seater Jeep
14 Tour Via Lhasa where Kathmandu Lhasa to/fro by flight and onward by land transport
17 Days Inner Kora with Nandi Parvat and Astapad.
Kailash Mansarovar trekking trips usually starts from late April and continues until October. However depending on the weather conditions most travellers consider May, June, August and September as the best time to visit Mt. Kailash and Mansarovar Lake. For helicopter trips monsoon time (July and first few days of August) are not considered to be favourable, but a large no. Of travellers still travel there due to restrictions with their personal schedule etc.
Arrival departure transportation in Kathmandu
Sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath and Boudhanath Temples.
3 nights in 3 Star equivalent hotel in Kathmandu on twin sharing basis with all veg meals
Return transfer to Nepal-China border by local bus.
Tibet Portion: accommodation in guesthouses on sharing basis in dormitory style
Pure vegetarian meals.
Support vehicle for carrying luggage and kitchen equipments
English speaking Tibetan guide Nepali tour leader supported by cook helpers
First Aid kit with the group and Oxygen cylinders in Tibet side
Necessary permit Langtang and Kailash region.
Normal Tibet/China visa fee to visit Kailash.
Kerung border tax
Yak to carry kitchen equipments during parikraama
01 Duffle Bag (as souvenir) and 01 down Cheater (on returnable basis)
Yatra completion certificate
Farewell dinner in Kathmandu