Trip Highlights
  • Visit one of the most sacred pilgrimage of the Mt. Kailash Manasarovar Yatra
  • One of the toughest treks in Asia, named as the mother of the entire TeerthaSthala, the holy Mt. Kailash Yatra.
  • We operate the Kailash Yatra Luxury AC buses, 4500cc landcruiser and Helicopter.
  • We also particularize in the Kailash Yatra with Lhasa, Kailash Inner Kora, Muktinath Darshan Tours and the Astpad.

The highest plateau in the world, the splendid drive all over the Tibetan Plateau is the diverse Himalayan Panorama from the North, The Kailash Yatra.

The Kailash Yatra lies between the beautiful Tibetan Plateau and is renowned for the diversity of the Himalayan Mountains. With an elevation of the 5656m and the 53km walk, the renowned Mt. Kailash Kora for 4 days takes us through the marvelous ride throughout the Tibetan Plateau. Known for being the highest plateau in the world, there are few peaks in the world that opponent to the grandeur of the Mt. Kailash 674m. Kailash Yatra has become one of the renowned holy Peaks in the western Tibet. For the major four religions, the Mt. Kailash has been one of the long objects of the worship

In the Chakrasamvara Tantric cycle of the Tibetan Buddhism, it is worshipped as the wrathful deity and the abode of the Samvara-a multiarmed. The Hindus worships the Kailash Yatra as a symbol of the Shiva. The mountain as the site at which the first of their saints emancipated is also revered by the jains of India. Kailash is also known as the sacred nine stores for the Swastika Mountains after which the founder of Shenrab, the Bonpo was alighted from the heaven. Various ranges from the overland of the hiking, driving, camping and exploring the wilderness are offered by the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra. One of the significant parts of the trekking is the Kailash Mansarovar Trekkking.

Straggling below the majestic Mt.Kailash is the mesmerizing sacred Lake of the Mansarovar. This beautiful holy lake lies at the altitude of 4560m; it is believed that the water of the Lake Manasarovar relinquishes the sins of the hundred lifetimes. So, a ritual bath is delivered by a pilgrim to the Brahmas’s paradise. Most of the travellers are drawn to the western Tibet because of the beauty of the 53km Kailash circuit. This Kailash circuit is the holiest of the entire Tibet’s beacon and the pilgrimages. The Kailash Yatra pilgrimage as well as the most of the people believes that the accumulated sins of the lifetime is erased by the single paricama. It is also believed that the 108 circumbulation will accomplish the Salvation or the Nirvana.

With Nepal Nomad, you can meet our experienced climbing crew who were born and bred on rugged mountains. Our team includes all the members with the same goal to provide an amazing trekking experience. The reason why you should trust us and our trekkers is here.Join the venture now to any massive peaks and you will certainly be pleased with the journey. If you are searching for a specific or different mountain to climb, then contact us at Nepal Nomad. We can give you Kailash Yatra itineraries that will be suitable according to your time for the listed peaks or any other peaks that may excite. We will be replying within 24 hours of your inquiry. We as a Team of Nepal Nomad promise you that you will have an amazing journey while we go through the paths and hardships.

Itinerary

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Welcome to Kathmandu! You are moved to the warmth of you hotel. On your routine a pre- trek briefing will be scheduled for the discussion of the trekking program and we co-ordinate any last minute arrangements. You can get accustomed with your surroundings by going for hike down the street. Then we head to the street for the delicious dinner where Nepalese Cuisine is prepared in Nepalese Style which is mainly known for its healthy ingredients. This is your first overnight in Kathmandu. 

  • Meals: Welcome dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: kathmandu

The day begins with an early breakfast with a guided trip to the capital city Kathmandu. The attractions in Kathmandu is sacred and historical where the landmarks estimated world heritage sites that includes the holy Hindu temple Pashupatinath, the ancient Durbar Square, the famous Monkey Temple and place of peace also known as Bodhnath. During afternoon we take a pre-trip preparation and discuss as well as get together with our trek guide and additional team members. Nepal nomad discusses on the topic of trek and we are welcomed to ask any inquiries concerning the journey. We stay overnight in Kathmandu.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu

In the early morning, we drive from Kathmandu to Nyalam as we depart from the border of Tibet. After that one should pass the immigration and the customs. It takes about 15-20 mins to cross the Friendship Bridge. After we pass the border, we will take about 30 minute drives to the Zhangmu from Kodari. Again the immigration takes place here then after 4 hours we reach to the Nylam.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Nyalam

Early morning we head for the breakfast where we then explore around the Nylam village for a while. Then we head towards the monastery where we stay for an overnight at the Nylam.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Nyalam

Today the road is pretty rough but the view of the majestic peaks makes it worth it. We will pass through the highest pass at the altitude of 5000m, the Lalung La Pass. We are surrounded by the beauty of the peaks like Gaurishankar, langtang Himal and the Shisha pangma where we will stay for an overnight at the Saga.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Saga
  • Altitude: 4450m

Out from the Saga, we head towards the Paryang where the road situation is pretty good. We relish the beautiful Tibetan Plato. The landscapes will surely mesmerize you on the way to the Paryang.

We will stay for an overnight at the Paryang.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Paryang
  • Altitude: 4500m

Today we get to see the mostly awaited glimpse of the place, the holy Mt.Kailash and the beautiful sacred Lake Mansarover. it is believed that the water of the Lake Manasarovar relinquishes the sins of the hundred lifetimes. So, a ritual bath is delivered by a pilgrim to the Brahmas’s paradise

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Mansarovar

Today we will properly acclimatize at the Mansarovar and see the beauty of the mesmerizing lake closely. We shall relish the surrounding at the Mansarovar.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Mansarovar

After enjoying the view and site seeing around the Lkae, we shall be moving towards the Darchen where there is a base camp and then hike towards the Mt.Kailash Circuit and then head to the Damding Donkham where we will stay for an overnight at the Darchen and then do the panikrama.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Mt.Kailash Circuit

Guided by the Holy ganges lakes and under the shadow of the majestic Mt.Kailash, the place is indescribable and its beauty is no less. Capture the gorgeous views of the Mt.Kailash.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Dairaphuk

Today is one of the toughest yet the sacred pilgrimage site to the Dolma La Pass which is at the altitude of about 19,500 ft. We head towards the Zutul Puk and relish our time here. One can do some holy offering or some meditation to freshen up the mind.

We stay for an overnight at the Zutul puk which is known as the cave of the miracles.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: ZutulPuk

Out from the Zutulpuk, and we drive to the Mansarovar. On the way we are surrounded the beauty of the lake Mansarovar. 

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Mansarovar

We retrace back to the Paryang from the Mansarovar and then relish the beauty of the place as we go back; we retrace the memories and the entire journey to the Paryang.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Paryang

Today we take a long drive to the Saga where we pass the Mayum La Pass and the HorQui and get the view of the Paryang and the Zhongba. After passing the Paryang we then head to the Saga from the Mansarovar which is a long travel. As we reach at the Saga we rest for a while and stay for an overnight at the Saga.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Saga

Out from the Saga, we head back to the Nyalam where the road is good and retrace the same journey with wonderful memories.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Nyalam

Out from the Nyalam, today we head towards Zangmu which takes about 181 km to reach there. We then descend to the border towns of the Kodari and the Zhangmu where we will then head towards Kathmandu after five hours.

  • Meals: breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Zhangmu

Today is the final day so you can relax until your departure or you can also initiate any supplementary trips or activities that you may have booked. In case of departure, you will be transferred to the international airport for fight back home.

  • Meals: breakfast
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu

What's Included

  • All arrival and departure arrangements
  • 03 Nights accommodation in Kathmandu hotel on twin sharing
  • 01 Night accommodation in Syaprubesi, Langtang national park (Local Guesthouse)
  • 09 Nights accommodation in Kailash (Local Guesthouse)
  • Buffet veg foods in entire trip (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • English speaking Tibetan guide for custom formalities
  • Nepali team leader/ Co-ordinator
  • Experience staff team
  • All private transportation by Bus
  • Tibet travel permit and Tibet visa
  • Entrance fees of Lake Manasarovar and Kailash
  • Entrance fees of Langtang National park
  • Duffel bag to keep your goods during Kailash tour
  • Warm jacket and sleeping bag in returnable based if you need
  • Emergency evacuation management 
  • Personal expenses, Insurance, Medical expenses and Emergency rescue
  • Personal horse and Helper during Kailash Parikrama
  • More than 3 nights hotels in Kathmandu in case of unforeseen circumstances like the late permit, or early arrive from Kailash

DEPARTURE DATES & PRICE

Trip DatesAvailabilityPrice  
15 Apr, 2020 - 01 May, 2020GuaranteedUS$2500
16 Apr, 2020 - 02 May, 2020GuaranteedUS$2500
17 Apr, 2020 - 03 May, 2020GuaranteedUS$2500
18 Apr, 2020 - 04 May, 2020GuaranteedUS$2500
19 Apr, 2020 - 05 May, 2020GuaranteedUS$2500

USEFUL INFORMATION

Experience Required:

A good level of fitness and experience of mountain walking is required for Kailash Yatra. These tend to be longer treks with some more difficult days, some of which may involve walking at increased altitudes and more difficult terrain. Occasionally, there may be a longer day when negotiating the more challenging sections such as a mountain pass or viewing peak.

Pre-Trip Meeting:

Prior to set off to Kailash Yatra Trek, we host a Pre-Trip meeting here in Kathmandu office on the 2nd day of your itinerary which starts in the evening during the dinner and introduce your trek Leader. It is an opportunity for individuals to ask questions about your Kailash Yatra Trek as well as introduce you to one another.

Equipment Check List:

The specified basic equipment’s check lists should help you with your packing. Remember to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum. At the start of the trek your packed trek bag should not weigh more than 20 kg.

Head:-

For the head protection: Sun hat or scarf - Light balaclava or warm fleece hat - Sunglasses with UV protection.

Lower Body: -

Under Garments - Hiking shorts - Lightweight cotton long pants - Light weight hiking thermal bottoms - Fleece or wool pants – Waterproof trekking trousers -

Feet: - lightweight thin inner socks - Thick, warm wool hiking socks - Hiking boots with spare laces - Camp shoes – Gaiters (optional)

Upper Body:-

As for the upper body’s shirts – Hiking and light weight thermal tops - Fleece jacket or pullover - Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional) - Waterproof shell jacket - Down vest and/or jacket - Base layer shirts - Warm jacket (down)*

Hands: - gloves that are Lightweight - Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer.

Accessories:-

Sleeping bag (comfort rated –10ºC)*- Sleeping bag liner - Head torch with spare bulbs and batteries - Small pad or combination.

Trekking Bags: - Large bag for keeping items dry inside trek bag, Daypack 250 to 30litres. - Thermarest sleeping pad - Water bottles - Water purification tablets.

Basic First Aid Kit: - Antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), altitude (Diamox), painkillers, plasters and blister treatment, insect repellent, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite). Glucose tablets and multi-vitamin tablets are also a good idea.

Toiletries:- 1 medium sized quick drying towel - Tooth brush/paste - Multipurpose soap - Deodorants - Nail clippers - Face and body moisturizer - Feminine products - Small mirror - Wet wipes - toilet roll/Tissue Extras - Antibacterial hand wash

Luxuries - Binoculars - Reading book - Trip Map/Guide book - Trekking poles – Camera - Repair kit: needle, thread, duct tape.

A typical day:

At 6.30 am your Sherpa knocks on your door with a cup of good morning tea. Time for the Breakfast, tight up your bag pack and head off for today's trekking hiking for the next three to four hours then at pleasant spot we shall stop for an hour along the way for a well-prepared hot lunch. Later, a walk another three hours or so before you stop for the overnight. The evening can be spent reading or chatting with your fellow hikers or trekking crew about the trip of the day. An asset can be pack of games to these nights; your trekking crew love teaching various Nepali card games and learning new Western games. Eventually, it's time to bed for a well-deserved night.

Accommodation:

While at the Kailash Yatra Trek, lodging options are limited so please do not expect the Ritz! Nepal Nomad utilizes simplistic family run lodges, with a large sociable central dining area and a cozy chimney burning fire. Lodges are on a twin share basis and we recommend you use your own sleeping bag. Accommodations in the Kailash Yatra Trek tend to have shared bathroom facilities and you may not always have access to a shower. Regardless of the lack of facilities, these lodges certainly have a rustic charm, most are blessed with spectacular views and being family run operations, they offer a great insight into the daily life of the Mountain people.

Insurance:

Nepal Nomad's booking terms & conditions of joining Kailash YatraTrek includes that you must be fully insured with medical, emergency rescue evacuations including trip cancellation insurance which should cover over 3000m to 6000m.

Altitude Sickness:

Itinerary of the Kailash Yatra Trek is designed to ensure that there is plenty of times for adequate occurs as a result of acclimatization and cases of mountain sickness are rare. The common Symptoms are headaches, nausea, irregular breathing, insomnia and the swelling of fingers and glands. Medical Treatment is to descend to a lower altitude as quickly as possible which normally results in rapid improvement and recovery.

Meals:

On Kailash Yatra Trek, three meals on full board basis will be provided (Nepali, Sherpa, and Tibetan, Continental, Italian, Chinese and Indian cousins). Every day dinner and breakfast will be placed and taken in the same lodge you spend over night but Lunch will be taken on your way to next village. Farewell dinner, breakfast and reception will be provided in Kathmandu.