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Mount Kailash Tour - 15 Days

15 days Kailash Pilgrimages Tour from Kathmandu (fly in and out via Lhasa)

Whether it’s a customized tour for your family or a group of and loved ones, AlpineTrav Treks & Expeditions organizes Small Group Tours to Mount Kailash. Located on a desert plateau in Tibet, holy Mount Kailash and Mansarovar Lake attract thousands of Hindus, Buddhists, and Jains from all over the world every year. According to Hindu Mythology, whoever visits Mount Kailash is cleansed of his/her sins?

The spiritual journey starts from Kathmandu, the land of the most sacred and worshipped Pashupatinath Temple or Lhasa, also known for “The Lands of the Gods”. This journey also gives you an exceptional opportunity to upgrade one step closer to the highest mountains in the world and to explore the places of historic value that are still standing tall.

Trip itinerary

Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu airport (1350m) – transfer to hotel
Day 02: Explore and Packing day in Kathmandu (1350m)
Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa (3,650m) – (BB plan)
Day 04: Lhasa Sightseeing (3,650m) – (BB plan)
Day 05: Lhasa to Sigetse (3,950m) 350kms/9 hrs (BB plan)
Day 06: Sigetse to Saga (4,550m) 450 kms/10 hrs (BB plan)
Day 07: Saga to Dongba – Prayang – Mansarovar (4,550m) 470 Kms 9/10 hrs (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Day 08: Mansarovar to Darchen 45 km drive an hr (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Day 09: Kora starts Today: We trek from Darchen to Diraphuk (4,720m) 7 hrs trekking (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Day 10: Diraphuk to Zuthulphuk Gompa (4,790m) (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Day 11: Zuthulphuk to Darchen and then to Saga (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Day 12: Drive – Saga to Sigetse 9 hrs drive (BB plan)
Day 13: Sigetse to Lhasa (3,650m) – 350Km 6 hrs (BB plan)
Day 14: Lhasa to Kathmandu flight (1350m) then rest
Day 15: International Departure

Note:- The best season to visit Mount Kailash is from May to September; Please always try to travel with local and direct agents and small groups. All travelers, including Indian passport holders traveling on Mount Kailash, must have a current passport with at least 6 months of validity remaining. So the cost for the Holi Kailash Yatra is as follows: USD 2650 per person including visa and 15 days travel package and Flight Fare: USD 750 per person (Kathmandu-Lhasa-Kathmandu)
USD 3400 per person including the package and flights

The appropriate time to visit for

You can trek in any season of the year but heavy snow in winter can be a problem in Tibet so accepting tour packages in Nepal Mustang is easy to trek and tour in winter or any month.

Customize your visit: The package can be redesigned according to your taste. For more information please email us at ramalpinetrav@gmail.com

Day 1
Arrive at Kathmandu airport (1350m) – transfer to hotel

Day 2
Explore and Packing day in Kathmandu (1350m)

Day 3
Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa (3,650m) – (BB plan)

Day 4
Lhasa Sightseeing (3,650m) – (BB plan)

Day 5
Lhasa to Sigetse (3,950m) 350kms/9 hrs (BB plan)

Day 6
Sigetse to Saga (4,550m) 450 kms/10 hrs (BB plan)

Day 7
Saga to Dongba – Prayang – Mansarovar (4,550m) 470 Kms 9/10 hrs (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Day 8
Mansarovar to Darchen 45 km drive an hr (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Day 9
Kora starts Today: We trek from Darchen to Diraphuk (4,720m) 7 hrs trekking (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Day 10
Diraphuk to Zuthulphuk Gompa (4,790m) (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Day 11
Zuthulphuk to Darchen and then to Saga (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Day 12
Drive – Saga to Sigetse 9 hrs drive (BB plan)

Day 13
Sigetse to Lhasa (3,650m) – 350Km 6 hrs (BB plan)

Day 14
Lhasa to Kathmandu flight (1350m) then rest

Day 15
International Departure

Cost Inclusion

  • All meals during the tour except in Kathmandu - Lhasa, and Shigatse
  • All the necessary airport pick-up and drop services
  • Twin sharing accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • All necessary permits for the tour (Tibet China Visa Fee)
  • Kathmandu - Lhasa - Kathmandu flight & airport taxes
  • Sightseeing of major highlights with entrance fees
  • Accommodation hotel in Lhasa with breakfast
  • Tibet travel permits & Kailash National park fee
  • All necessary PSB permits and Road permits
  • An English-speaking local guide with van - driver
  • Full day sightseeing at Potala Palace (Lhasa)
  • Accommodation in Kailash, Guesthouses on the way
  • Manasarovar Lake Permits & for 3 days Kailash Kora
  • Government vat and taxes

Cost Exclusion

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu, Lhasa and Shigatse
  • Horse renting cost and porter hiring cost while Kora
  • International airfare/Travel Insurance
  • Personal expenses/Drinks & souvenirs
  • Tips for guide and drivers
Estimate for additional Activities:

Horse for personal use on Kora days is approx USD 400 to USD 450 per person extra
Extra ride for a day trip to Ashtapad USD 90 per person extra
Extra day in Kathmandu USD 65 – 75 per person with 2 meals and twin sharing room

Travel Insurance:

AlpineTrav Treks & Expeditions. It is advisable to review carefully the insurance and its coverages before making the final decision. Carry proof of your insurance with you on the holiday and leave a copy next to your kin. You must ensure that your insurance provides an adequate level of protection and covers you for the activities involved. So, please be insured prior to the holy journey to the Heavenly Abode of Lord Shiva.

Meals:

Meals during your stay in Kathmandu are provided in a package at the same hotel where you stay. Meals during the journey will be all vegetarian. AlpineTrav Treks & Expeditions staff will serve you hot and delicious meals at breakfast, lunch, and dinner on the way to the Mount Kailash tour. We will provide you with a packed lunch while doing Kora around Mount Kailash. And, we also suggest you bring some of your favorite dry foods, sweets and ginger and garlic Candies along the tour.

Guide & Staff:

We have regular and trained tour leader/cook/drivers, and supporting crew engaged for a professional and reliable service. Extremely friendly, knowledgeable and experienced team and other first-aid treatment trained crew will be there in your group to serve you and make your trip a memorable one for the rest of your life!

Vehicle:

We will provide transportation for the Mount Kailash tour depending on group size like if there are below 5 we provide a small Van, if 5 to 08 we provide a Medium Van, if 08 to 16 we provide two vans, if above 16 up to 25 people we provide a deluxe bus.

Hotel: (KTM. - TIBET):

During your stay in Kathmandu, we will provide you any kind of accommodation as per your needs. You can have a single, double or family room in Kathmandu. We select the best categories of 3, 4, and 5-star hotels in Kathmandu. But accommodation in the Kailash region will be very basic.

Health:

Normally, at higher altitude areas in Tibet including Mount Kailash and Lake Manasarovar, the amount of oxygen is less in the air. Certain illnesses such as loss of appetite, mild headache, nausea, tiredness, breathlessness, general uneasiness, high irritability, light loss of balance, disorientation, incoherence, insomnia, etc may be induced in the windy weather and high altitude area which generally is not encountered over the plains. These kinds of symptoms can be seen in anyone irrespective of their age, sex, and physical fitness

Packing list for Kailash Tour:

Small backpack for 3 days trekking/Parikrama/ Kora around Mount Kailash/Sufficient warm
clothing including a warm down jacket for Kailash tour. Essential medicines: Lifesaving kits
Any regular medicines that you have been prescribed
Toiletries kit (shop, Shampoo, Toothpaste, toothbrush)
Water bottle/Thermos flask for hot water (2 liters bottle)
Hiking shoes good for walking 3 days Kailash Kora/trekking
Woolen gloves, Woolen socks (minimum 4 pairs), hand clove
Wool / Thermo cot undergarments, wind, and waterproof jacket
T-Shirt, long shirt, and pants which are easier to be while doing trekking/Sunglasses, Sun
Lotion/cold cream, Torchlight, raincoat Umbrella, walking stick, Sandal for use evening &
Morning/Sweets, Zinger/garlic candies or dry fruits, lozenges, etc.

Important Note: Your safety is of imperative concern while traveling. Take care to note that your guide has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to your safety concerns. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary; however, since this adventure entails traveling in remote mountainous regions, we cannot guarantee that we will not deviate from it. Weather, the health condition of a group member, unexpected natural disasters, etc., can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The trek guide will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan. but be prepared to be flexible if required.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

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