KAILASH MANSAROVAR YATRA

``LAND OF LORD SHIVA``

HOLY TEMPLE

PASHUPATINATH

MANSAROVAR LAKE

FRESH WATER LAKE IN TIBET

PLACE OF LORD SHIVA

MOUNT KAILASH

This tour of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra will take you to the land of Shiva Mount Kailash.  Kailash is situated near the shores of some of the longest rivers of Asia; the Indus River, the Sutlej River which is the major tributary of the Indus River, the Brahamaputra River and the Kamali River these two rivers are a tributary of the Ganga. This place is a famous pilgrim place of Hindu religion. Every year many reverent take part in this spiritual journey of Kailash to take the blessings of Lord Shiva. Kailash Mansarovar gets this name because of Mansarovar Lake which is the fresh water lake in Tibet; all the reverent take holy bath in this lake and do worship at Pashupatinath Temple before starting their Yatra of mount Kailash. So let’s come and indulge into the opulence and peace environment of this adorable Yatra of Kailash Mansarovar with IML…

$2800.00

I have had a fantastic experience with IML travel, a great team of travel people.

Judith Soussans

Travelling is my mantra for peace !

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DAY 01 | KATHMANDU ARRIVAL (L+D)

 

Upon arrival at airport you will be welcomed by our representative, who will transfer you to your hotel. Check-in to your hotel and spend the day at leisure. In the evening A short briefing about Kailash Mansarovar Yatra before dinner. Ejoy your dinner and comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 02 | KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING & FLY TO NEPALGUNJ (B+L+D)

 

Grab a healthy breakfast at the hotel and proceed to visit Pashupatinath temple to perform worship. After that come back to your hotel, pack your baggage and get prepare to continue your yatra. Enjoy a dilecious lunch at hotel and transfer to Kathmandu domestic airport to board your flight for Nepalgunj. On arrival at Nepalgunj transfer to your hotel, check-in and spend the day at leisure. Enjoy dinner and a comfortable overnight stay.

 

 

DAY 03|FLY NEPALGUNJ – SIMIKOT – HILSA & DRIVE TO TAKLAKOT (B+L+D)     

 

After early morning breakfast, get transfer to Nepalgunj domestic airport to board your flight to Simikot, rest for few hours at Simikot. Later take a helicopter to Hilsa. On arrival wait there for other members till their arrival at Hilsa (It is a group visa and all have to enter Tibet group together). When all members will arrive at the place then embark on a drive to Taklakot (85Km/ 1 ½ Hrs). Check-in to your hotel and spend the day as you please. Enjoy Dinner and comfortable overnight stay at hotel.

(Stay depends on the situation of weather at Simikot, Hilsa or Taklakot)

 

 

DAY 04 | FULL DAY AT LEISURE (B+L+D)

 

After early morning breakfast;  entire day free for acclimatization. Short treks will be taken around market . Enjoy dinner and comfortable overnight stay at hotel.

 

 

DAY 05| DRIVE TO MANSAROVAR LAKE (B+L+D)                                                                                                                  

 

After early morning breakfast; embark on a drive to Mansarovar Lake (90 Kms/ 1 ½ Hrs) to perform worship there.  While the drive you will surely amazed by the first magnificent view of Mount Kailash and Mansarovar Lake. After arrival take a holy bath in the lake and proceed to perform worship and parikrama of Mansarovar Lake. Later when you will get free from all activities, move back to your Lodge. Enjoy dinner and comfortable overnight stay.

 

 

DAY 06 | 1st Day of Kailash parikrama – trek to Dirapuk (B+L+D)

 

After early morning breakfast; embark on a short drive to Tarboche (Yamdwar). Upon arrival visit to Yama Dwar, it’s the starting point of Mount Kailash Parikrama. After that we will trek to Dirapuk (4860 m) which is 12 Kms trek (5-6). On the way you will visit North face of Mount Kailash. Enjoy the amazing views of mountains and other amazing things. Enjoy lunch & dinner at Mansarovar or on the way during Parikrama. Have a comfortable overnight stay at Mansarovar or Mud house on the way during Parikrama.

(Note: Travellers who don’t want to trek around (Parikrama) Kailash, they can go back to Darchen / Mansarovar and wait for rest of the group to arrive from Parikrama).

 

 

 DAY 07| 2nd Day of kailash parikrama – to Zuthulpuk with Trek to Dolma La Pass (B+L+D) 

 

After early morning breakfast at mud house; continue your Parikrama of mount Kailash, start trek from Dirakpuk to Dolma La Pass to Zuthulpuk (22 Kms Trek for 8-9 Hrs). This journey of Parikrama is the most difficult journey throughout the yatra since you have to trek up to th`e 18,600 Ft. From descend to Gaurikund and further trek along with the Sindhu River to Zuthulpuk. Enjoy lunch and dinner while yatra. Have a comfortable overnight stay at lodge in Zutulpuk.

 

 

DAY 08| DRIVE TO HILSA – SIMIKOT VAI TAKLAKOT (B+L+D)

 

Take early morning breakfast and embark on a short trek of 02 Hrs to Darchen. On arrival at Darchen merge with other members of yatra who were waiting for you. Take some rest there to relax yourself; later embark on drive to Hilsa – Simikot via Taklakot. Upon arrival check-in to your hotel and spend your day as you want. Enjoy dinner and comfortable overnight stay at hotel.

                                                                                                                             

 

DAY 09| NEPALGUNJ & FLY BACK TO KATHMANDU (B+L+D)

 

After early morning breakfast; pack your bags and proceed to Simikot Airport to board your flight to Nepalgunj. Arrivals at Nepalgunj grab a delicious lunch and proceed to board your next flight for Kathmandu. Come back to Kathmandu, transfer to hotel and check-in. Spend your full day at leisure. Enjoy dinner at Kathmandu and a comfortable overnight stay.

 

 

DAY 10| DEPARTURE TO ONWARDS DESTINATION (B+L)       

 

After early morning breakfast at hotel; enjoy your day at leisure and explore the area around your hotel till your flight time. Later we will transfer you to Kathmandu Airport before 1-2 from flight time. Board your flight from there and come back to your home with amazing and everlasting memories of this religious Mount Kailash Yatra.

 

 

 

***YOUR KAILASH MANSAROVAR TOUR CONCLUDES***

 

  • NEPALGUNJ
  • MANSAROVAR LAKE
  • PASHUPATINATH TEMPLE
  • MOUNT KAILASH
  • HILSA
  • SIMIKOT
  • GAURIKUND
  • SINDHU RIVER
  • ZUTULPUK
  • MOUNT KAILSH PARIKRAMA

Clothing: 

 

 

Casual wears and comfortable walking shoes are recommended to travel to Tibet. Be sure to bring warm clothing as nights and early mornings can be quite chilly to downright cold. Indian woman Pilgrims strictly advisable 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 to have a route map, to know where you are going and have been each day.

What to take:
 

 

 

Winter wear: Gore-Tex material though expensive is highly recommended. Down jacket, raincoat or windbreakers, thermal under wears, Jackets, warm trousers & woollen shirts (cotton will also do), warm sweaters, woollen gloves, sun hat, sun glass, comfortable shoes, light leather boots in case of snow, woollen balaclava (‘monkey cap’) & scarf/dust mask to protect your eyes & nose from dust.

 

 

Bring with you: 

 


Snacks along the way. Chocolates, dry fruit, toffees, glucose; ‘nankeens’ etc. Strong water bottle & water purifying tablets. Personal medical kit and Diamox tablet (for high altitude). Sun glasses (to protect your eyes from UV, which is especially strong in high altitudes). Sun block or sun screen lotion, wet tissues (Fresh-ones are excellent to wipe off the dust), clothes-line/clips, needle & thread, deo-spray (handy for smelly boots/feet and for a round of spray in the toilet tent!), toilet paper, torch & spare batteries, daypack (small shoulder bag), Camera & films, Binocular.

 


Health:
 

 


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.

 

 

Altitude Sickness: 

 


As you are travelling 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 Taklakot (12000ft) before moving on to the higher altitudes. Drink plenty of water, be calm, and do 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.

 

Currency: 

 


The unit of Chinese currency is Yuan. , Money can exchange at any your Bank or from the locals Money Exchange at Kathmandu Nepal.

 

Risks & Liability: 

 


IML Travel Services (P) 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,  IML Travel Services (P) 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, cancellation of flight, delay arrival, delay issue of permit and visa, sickness or accidents. Any extra cost incurred thereof shall be borne by the clients on the spot.

Briefing:

 

The group members should follow to precede the flights, accommodation, and immigration formalities according to their serial no. of permit/Visa. If anybody miss their queue the operator will not be responsible.

 

  1. In case of stocked the yatries due to cancellation of flights by bad weather, technical problem or heavy trafficking of yatris, we try to accommodate at the good hotel only on the basis of availability and the clients may not get the same hotel where they stayed last night hence we do not have prior booking for unfortunate situation. But the clients shall borne the cost of accommodation.
  2. If any factor effect at any segment of operation due to unavoidable situation, it creates the sequential affect and yatries shall understand the problem and shall ready to cooperate operator /Leader to overcome from the problem.
  3. Clients shall clearly understand that we provide 03 nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu, 01 night accommodation in Nepalgunj, 02 nights in Taklakot, 01 night in Mansarovar, 01 night in Dirapuk, 01 night in Zuthulpuk and 01 night Hilsa  inclusive of package Ex. Kathmandu groups. Except the mentioned at the particular nights in particular places if clients have to stocked due to unavoidable situation, the accommodation cost shall borne by the clients and which is not adjustable to other places.
  4. Airport formalities, immigration formalities and technical part of air/heli are beyond the control of operator.
  5. Horse cost for parikrama is beyond the control of leader and the costs depend upon demand & supply condition.
  6. Takeoff and landing the flights in Nepalgunj may sometime take place at Surkhet airport due to technical decision of pilot which is beyond the control of operator but of course we manage to pick up/drop people to Nepalgunj by vehicle.
  7. The operator will book the   flight tickets as per itinerary on each sector. In case of disturbance of flight on schedule, we try to manage on next schedule but cannot provide the guarantee.
  8. In case of not operation of flight on KTM/NEP & VV part on schedule, we may decide to transfer the yatries by vehicle too.

 

 

Kathmandu:

 

 

  1. We provide the accommodation at determined hotel and transportation for pick up drop & Sightseeing.
  2. Generally KTM/NEP flight operating on schedule and do not disturb by the weather.

 

 

Nepalgunj.

 

 

  1. We provide the accommodation at determined hotel on the schedule date.
  2. The hotel capacity is limited in Nepalgunj so that if need to stay unscheduled we may provide the accommodation on the basis availability at own cost of clients.
  3. 01 official facilitator will be in Nepalgunj.
  4. The flight schedule may disturb NEP/Simikot due to frequent changing the weather in Simikot which cannot be predicting in Advance.

 

 

Simikot:

 

 

  1. The accommodation capacity is very low in Simikot.
  2. In case of need to stay, our escort will manage the accommodation on the basis of availability but clients have to borne the cost of accommodation at their own cost.
  3. Our 01 official escorts will be there.
  4. The flight Simikot/Nepalgunj or Helicopter Simikot can be disturbed by the weather.

 

 

Hilsa:

 

 

  1. The accommodation capacity is very low in Hilsa at Mud house/tent even less than basic facilities.
  2. In case of need to stay, our escort will manage the accommodation on the basis of availability but clients have to borne the cost of accommodation at their own cost.
  3. Our 01 official escorts will be there.
  4.     The Helicopter for Simikot can be disturbed by the weather.

 

 

Tibet:

 

 

  1. We provide accommodation at Hotel /Guest House according to the schedule.
  2. Incase need to stay other than schedule, clients have to pay directly for the room at hotel.
  3. Our guide and Kitchen escort will accompanying the group entire in Tibet.
  4. In case of necessity of evacuation, the expenses have to borne by the clients directly.

 

 

Special Notes:

 

 

  1. We strongly advise to allot 1-2 extra days to overcome any delays.
  2. Due to the nature of travel, there is always the possibility of change in the schedule. The Tour Operator or its partners shall not be liable for any such delays.
  3. IML Travel Services (P) Ltd has the right to change the Itinerary in the event of adverse weather condition or any unforeseen reason.
  4. The Group will be required to follow the itinerary strictly. The entire Group will enter & exit together as per schedule.

 

 

   !!! Hope above is clear as per requirements. Any further inquiries feel free to contact us. !!!

Kailash Manasarovar Yatra by Helicopter – 10 Days
(Guaranteed Fixed Departure Date 2017)
MonthsKathmandu Arrival Dates
May06 (Full Moon Trip), 12, 18, 24, 30
June05 (Full Moon Trip), 11, 17, 23, 29
July05 (Full Moon Trip)
August27
September02 (Full Moon Trip), 08, 14, 20

MORE DETAILS

  • Arrival/departure transfers from airport to hotel in Kathmandu and Nepalgunj.
  • 2 Nights 5S star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and 1 night in Nepalgunj with all veg. meal.
  • Half day Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu.
  • Kathmandu/Nepalgunj/Simikot both way air fare.
  • Helicopter from Simikot/Hilsa both way.
  • Accommodation at hotel/guest house during Kailash Yatra full board Veg. meal.
  • Luxury Coach
  • Nepali Team leader and supporting team.
  • English speaking Tibetan guide.
  • Chinese visa.
  • Permit fee of Nepali staff & Client.
  • Humla Restriction fee.
  • Jacket on Kailash Tour
  • Free Duffel Bag.
  • Gamow bag, oxygen cylinder ( Medical Purpose Carried by Our Sherpa Team)
  • Service Tax extra 9.0%.
  • Any additional meal / snacks.
  • The package does not include guide services. These can be availed at an additional cost.
  • The package cannot be combined with any other offer.
  • Any tipping for guide / driver.
  • Camera fee (still / video).
  • Items of personal nature such as table drinks, telephone calls, laundry, tips, portage, mineral water at restaurant & hotel.
  • Whatever not mentioned in inclusions.

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