Katmandu | Nyalam | Dongba | Paryang | Mansarovar | Darchen | Diraphuk | Zhulthulphuk
With great divine pleasure we invite and welcome all the Shiva Bhakts to one of the most sacred pilgrimage of Mount Kailash Manasarovar Yatra known as the mother of all Teertha Sthala. The holy Mount Kailash Yatra is considered to be one of the most difficult treks in Asia. With our professional staff and excellent team work from our India, Nepal and Tibet office we are successfully operating this yatra to this holy abode Lord Shiva for hundreds of pilgrims every year.
Day 01: Katmandu (1300 mtrs.)
Arrival our representative will meet at the airport and escort to the Hotel, Free at own and Evening dinner, overnight stay in Katmandu.
Day 02: Katmandu:
After breakfast start to Katmandu sightseeing including Pashupatinath and BudhaNath [dlrrping Vishnu] Darshan, back to hotel and rest of the day is free for packing evening program briefing.
Day 03: Katmandu to Nyalam (3700 Mtrs - 160kms.):
This is the first day of the Yatra. After breakfast departure from Katmandu to China border by reserved tourist coach. It takes about 4/5 hours. Than complete custom formalities and check into Tibet - an autonomous part of China. After lunch drive to a small Tibetan town called Nyalam by china Transportation [bus / land curser]. Overnight stay at Nyalam Guest House / lodge. Breakfast and dinner in camp side and packed lunch will be provided from this day.
Day 04: Nyalam Full day acclimatization:
Full day free for excursion of Nyalam around.
Day 05: Nyalam to Dongpa / Paryang (4500mtrs. - 375kms):
After breakfast drive from Nylam to Dongba for about 8/9 hours. Overnight stay at Dongba in tent or guesthouse.
Day 06: Dongba / Paryang (4500mtrs. - 335kms) to Mansarovar:
After breakfast drive from Dongba to Mansarovar 7/8 hours. This is the first day stay at the bank of the Manasarovara Lake Mt. above sea level. This is the first day stay at the bank of the Manasarovara Lake, Overnight stay in tent or guesthouse.
Day 07: Mansarovar to Darchen (4600mtrs. - 110kms.):
morning 'pooja & hawan We will choose the special point to take dip in Manasarovara Lake and do Pooja of Lord Shiva & after breakfast Mansarovar Parikrama by Land Cruiser than Drive around 2.30 hrs to Darchen and overnight stay There. Astapad excursion can be done at extra cost per chines rules.
Day 08: Darchen to Diraphuk (4890mtrs. - 12kms.):
This is the first day of Kailash Parikrama. We should start our journey after breakfast as early as possible. This day we have to walk continuously for about 6 to 7 hours. Yak will carry all our Foods and equipment. Overnight stay at Diraphuk in tent.
Day 09: Diraphuk to Zhulthulphuk (4790mtrs. - 22kms.):
- This day is very sensitive and we have to pass Dolma-La Pass, which is 5400 'pooja and hawan, the weather in unpredictable in Doma-la Pass and at any time snowstorm can fall. So we try to start our journey as early as possible. In route we can have Darshan of Gaurikund but it is very difficult to go and touch. Overnight stay in route to Zhulthulphuk in monastery / Tent.
Day 10: Zhulthulphuk to Paryang / Dongba:
We will Trek down to Darchen, Drive to Mansarovar fill up spiritual jal, later our tour starts back for Kathmandu following the same route and same system applies for all subjects of our accommodation and meal.
Day 11: Paryang / Dongpa / Saga to Nyalam / Jangbu:
Drive back to which is the last stay in Tibet part.
Day 12: Nyalam to Katmandu:
After custom formalities we will be picked up by Nepal side and continue drive to Kathmandu for about 5/6 hours and check into same hotel.
Day 13: Morning check out from hotel,
transfer to airport catch flight for next Destination.
Using 3* Hotels + SIC Basis:
BY JEEP :
4 Star Hotel @ $ 250 per person and
5 Star Hotel @ $ 350 per person (Supplementary)
NOTE :- Rates applicable as per vecle capacity 19 to 35 pax can be added $300 per person. (rules of CIPSC - China India Pilgrimage Service Centre)
Casual wears and comfortable walking shoes are the rule of Tibet. Be sure to bring warm clothing as nights and early mornings can be quite chilly to downright cold. Indian Pilgrims strictly no Sari. Bring all the film, medicine, cosmetics, personal toilet items etc. that you will need from home as these are difficult if not impossible to obtain on the way. A small first aid kit is also a good idea. Also quite useful is a route map, to know where you are going and have been each day.
As you are traveling over high terrain, you are likely to experience symptoms and discomfort of altitude sickness (headache, loss of appetite, nausea, exhaustion, sleeplessness, breathlessness etc.) until your body adjusts to the elevation. This can take a couple of days or more depending on an individual. For this reason alone, we have made it mandatory to stay 2 nights at Nyelam (12000ft) and a night in Simikot those who take journey of Helicopter before moving on to the higher altitudes. Drink plenty of water, be calm, and do not exercise. Do not drink alcohol or smoke prior to and during the tour. We also recommend you carry a strip of diamox tablets. Do consult your physician on the dosage. We provide Gamow bag (a special equipment to prevent sickness from high altitude) on this tour.
This is one of the toughest high altitude road journeys on earth. You Must be physically fit - no two ways about that. Generally patients with asthma & heart problems have a problem acclimatizing to high altitudes. In your interests it is essential you should be examined by your doctor to know about your health condition and your ability to cope up with the rigors of high altitude travel for days in 'no road' conditions, extreme cold, dust, trekking to an altitude of 19500ft during the Parikrama, etc.
The unit of Chinese currency is Yuan. USD 1 = 7 Yuan. 1 Yuan = INR 10-11 approx; Money can exchange at Bank of China at Zhangmu or from the locals at Zhangmu or Kodari. Exchange all your remaining Yuan at the end of the trip at Zhangmu itself before re entering Nepal.
Risks & Liability:
Hallo Holiday Host Pvt. Ltd and its associates will put every effort to make your journey smooth and pleasant. However, all the tours in Tibet are conduct strictly under the rules & regulation of Tibet Tourism Bureau (TTB). Therefore, Hallo Holiday Host Pvt. Ltd and its counterpart shall not be responsible for any change and alteration in the program due to unavoidable circumstances such as landslide, road blockage, flood, snow, political unrest, and cancellation of flight, delay arrival, sickness or accidents. Any extra cost incurred thereof shall be borne by the clients on the spot.