Since we are considered within the
Nepalese Tourism filed as being the
leading agency for Kailash particular
tour and having the most knowledgeable
tour leaders going to Holy Mt. Kailash.
We produced Kailash Trekking to meet the
needs of those who wish to travel to
Lying is the remote and inaccessible far
west of Tibet; Mount Kailash is the
holiest mountain in the world. Revered
by over a billion Hindus and the centre
of the universe for millions of Tibetan
Buddhists, Jains and Bonpo, it has
proven a great enigma for adventurers
through the ages. For modern day
travelers, however, it offers an
adventure unparalleled by anything else
in this life….and quite possibly the
Mission Eco Trek has been running tour
and trek to Kailash and nearby Lake
Mansarover for nearly 10 years for
clients from all over the globe. We
guarantee that with our contacts,
experience and expertise, this trip will
be the journey of your life.
Kailash Tour (Kailash Pilgrimage tour) itinerary
DAY 01: ARRIVAL AT KATHMANDU (1300METERS)
Pick up from the airport/transfer to your hotel. Time permitting, you may want to start exploring the capital city (local guides are available). In the evening, meet the group for dinner and a trip briefing.
DAY 02: KATHMANDU (1300METERS)
After breakfast, we set out for a guided tour of Kathmandu's holy sites, including Pashupatinath and Boudanath, before heading back to the hotel for lunch. The afternoon is spent making final preparations for the trip. Staff members can assist you in buying or renting any missing gear and you may check any unnecessary luggage. Group dinner in the evening.
DAY 03: KATHMANDU TO NYALAM (3700METERS)
We start our journey at 5:00 in the morning by bus, stopping in Dhulikhel for breakfast. After breakfast, the road goes through the valleys of the Sunkosi and Bhotakosi River with lush green countryside and dramatic cliffs, also the world's second highest bungee jumping spot. We will be Nepal/Tibet border in the afternoon and do our lunch at Nepal side border. We go and stay on a line for immigration formalities at friendship bridge of Nepal/Tibet. After customs clearance we drive to Nyalam. Overnight stay at local hotel/guest house.
DAY 04: NYALAM ACCLIMATIZATION DAY
This day gives us a chance to relax and acclimatize to the high altitude in Nyalam (3700m). It is important to stay hydrated and extremely aware of your body's physical condition, which the staff will monitor at all times. Overnight at guesthouse.
DAY 05: NYALAM TO SAGA (4400METERS)
After early morning breakfast, we start to drive our journey. The road climbs up to La Lung La Pass (5050M) stop a while to take photographs of Panorama Himalayas, and then drops down before heading to the western part of Tibet. The driving is easy, and the stunning views of the Himalayas, particular Shisha Pangma (8012m), more than make up for the rough travel. By late afternoon we cross Bhramaputra River and a quick short drive to Saga. We do pack lunch break between Nyalam and Saga, called Phikucho/Pikucho Lake. Overnight stay at Hotel/Guest house.
DAY 06: SAGA TO PARYANG (4610METERS)
Our jeeps and trucks rock and roll through the dramatic valleys following various rivers with grazing lands of yaks and sheep. The landscape is perfect, highlighted by snowcapped peaks and sand dunes. The sight of huge Sand dunes along the way is a treat to the eyes. Many Tibetan nomads and traders in traditional dress inhabit at Paryang. Overnight stay at Mud House.
DAY 07: PARYANG TO LAKE MANASAROVAR (4500METERS)
This is one of the longest driving days of the trip. By late afternoon the drive through the green pastures and massive valleys and will be arrived at small kailash gives way to the first sighting of Mount Kailash and blue waters of Lake Manasarovar and stop a while at small kailash and do our homage to Kailash Parbat, first time in one's life. Then we will drive around the lake. Lake Manasarovar is considered the holiest of all of Tibet's many lakes. According to Hindu and Buddhist cosmology, the four great rivers of the Indian sub-continent (the Brahmaputra, Sutlej, Ganges, and Indus) all originate from its shores. The day offers a wonderful opportunity to visit the great lake and take in the spectacular views of Mt. Gurula Mandhata (7728M) to the south and Kailash to the north. From there we will visit the Trugo monastery before heading to the Chiu monastery for an overnight stay at Mud house/tents. A short acclimatization hike to Chiu Monastery will help body to adjust further, and also can see the beauty of this small worship-place.
DAY 08: MANASAROVAR TO TARCHEN (4800METERS)
In the morning, Mission Eco Trek's staff will set up private bathing tent on the shores of Lake Manasarovar for traditional sacred bath; most pilgrims perform before Parikrama/Cora of holy mountain Kailash. Once so cleansed, we will perform Puja and Home (the fire Ceremony with Mantra/Chants). After the fire ceremony we do have Prasad (the sacred food) and lunch. In the late afternoon, we drive head north towards Tarchen, a village considered the base camp of Kailash. Overnight stay at Hotel.
DAY 09: START KAILASH TREK - DAY ONE - TREK TO DIRAPUK (4920M)
Drive to Tarbuche (trek starting point) and trek to Dirapuk, north of Kailash. Total hiking: 16km (6km driving and 10 km walking), 6-7 hours. Our first day of trekking around Kailash begins at Tarbuche. As we make our way along the route we pass numerous chortens (stupas) as well as the sky burial site of the 84 Mahasiddas. We will drive through the Yama Dwaar – the Gate of the God of Death to start the Trek (Kora). We will also take in wonderful views of cascading creeks, streaming waterfalls and the mighty west face of Kailash. We will pass the Chukku monastery and arrive at the Dirapuk monastery about six hours later, where we will stay in mud house. A short hike to see the awe inspiring north face of Kailash will be done after some rest and snacks.
DAY 10: KAILASH TREK - DAY TWO - TREK TO ZUTUL PUK (4850METERS)
Total hiking: 22km, 8-9 hours. The hardest day of the pilgrimage tour is also the holiest. We cross a rocky up hill dotted with stone cairns draped with the clothes left as offerings by pilgrims who have come before us. Further hiking ascents up to Dolma-La pass (5700m) and a marvelous sight of Gaurikunda. After a short break at the top of the pass we will head down the steep trail (two and half hour) and walk on a flat river valley(two and half hour) to our eventual campsite at Zutulpuk monastery (4790m), site of the cave of miracles where the greatest Tibetan yogi Milarepa meditated and developed the powers of flying. Along the way we will be having wonderful sights of high peaks, streams, waterfalls and mountain caves.
DAY 11: TREK LAST DAY - TREK TO END OF THE VALLEY (4550METERS)
Total Hiking: 15km (4-5 hours). On the last day of Kailash trek, a three-hour gentle downhill walk along the river brings us to where it emerges onto the Barkha plain. Our jeeps will be waiting us there, and then we drive to our camp at Lake Manasarovar where we can have thanks giving bath in the holy waters of Manasarovar again. Overnight stay at mud house/tents.
DAY 12: DRIVE BACK TO PARYANG (4610METERS)
Overnight at Guesthouse or tented camp.
DAY 13: DRIVE BACK TO NYALAM (3700METERS)
On the way we will see the beautiful Pigutso Lake, enjoy good view of Himalayan range including Shisapangama. Overnight at Guesthouse.
DAY 14: DRIVE BACK TO KATHMANDU (1300METERS)
Drive to Kathmandu via Zhangmu. Immigration formalities will be done at Zhangmu (Chinese Immigration office) and at Kodari (Nepalese Immigration office). Stay at Hotel.
DAY 15: TRANSFER TO AIRPORT FOR DEPARTURE FLIGHTS
OR you may extend the stay at Kathmandu for Mountain Flight, Manakamana road trip, or Muktinath tour by Helicopter/flight, pokhara.
TOUR COST FOR FOREIGNERS &
||Tour cost USD P.P
||2640 (1 Jeep with top roof)
||2690 (1 Jeep + 1 truck)
||2370 (Necessary Jeeps and trucks)
||2190 (Necessary Jeeps and trucks)
||2065 (Necessary Jeeps and trucks)
|15 + Pax
||1885 (Necessary Jeeps and trucks)
Tour Cost Details for Indian:
INR 105000 Per Person by Jeep, Group size - minimum 15 pax
INR 90500 Per Person by Luxurious bus - minimum 15 pax
Arrival, departure transfers & Sightseeing in Kathmandu by Private Coach, 3 Nights Accommodation in Kathmandu on twin sharing basis with break fast, 9 Nights basic accommodation in the guesthouses in Tibet, 3 Nights accommodation during Kailash Kora in tents with twin sharing basis, All necessary land transportation by private coach (Tibet side by Toyota Land Cruisers [Maximum 4 Pax. in each]), English speaking guide, Trucks for Baggage & Equipments, All vegetarian meals through out the tour in Tibet , All equipments for camping (tent, mattress, dinning tent, kitchen tent, kitchen utensils, tables, chairs, toilet tent etc), Sleeping bag, Duffle bag, Down jacket, Services of Sarder, cook, kitchen boys and camping helpers (accompanying the group).
Oxygen cylinder, Gamow bag (life saving bag at high altitude) First-Aid box. Necessary Visa and permit. Yaks and Yak-men to carry baggage, food, fuel etc while making Kora of Mt. Kailash.
Using extra nights in lodge (except the mentioned on itinerary). Yak/porter for personal use. Rescue/ evacuation or the entire extra cost because of partition from the main group or serious.
Departure Dates Kailash Manasarovar Yatra in 2013
||Fixed Departure Dates by Luxury Coach/Jeep
||08th, 15th, 19th FULL MOON, 22nd, 29th, 31st
||05th, 12th, 17th FULL MOON, 19th, 26th
||03rd, 10th, 16th FULL MOON, 24th, 31st
||02nd, 08th, 15th FULL MOON, 17 Inner Kora, 24, 29
||04th, 11th, 18th
All the personal
details must be
sent 2 months in
advance with 25%
(out of total
for the trip:
(down) / polar
rain and water
woollen and sun
light with extra
pack (for your
kit or duffel
bag (to keep
stick. Please do
items and / or
Be sure you have
the needy items
tabs, sun tan
you are allergic
to sulpha drugs)
sickness, It is
also good to
carry dry fruit,
canned or packed
not need to
those with a
should consult a
trip. It is
where all the
time spent at
At least 2
2 hours daily
joining on a
health club may
help to complete
the yatra very
Mission Eco Trek
in MT. Kailash
tour since many
Kailash tour. On
our Lhasa to
the entire group
will lead by our
guides. All the
meal on the Mt.
is provided. We
stay in tea
house and tents
on the Kailash
Tours. On the
Tours to Mount
provide all the
our clients. The
Tibet takes 13
days, with some
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