Trip Highlights
  • Visiting the wonderful and unique beauty at the western side of Lhasa, the pilgrims of Hindus, Mount Kailash.
  • Visit heavenly Lake Manasarovar Lake;
  • Take the rare excursion to the great Mount Kailash, world's most elevated pinnacle
  • Explorte the spectacular Nomad towns and Tibetan level and genuine Buddhist culture
  • Intersection Highest Pass Dolma La while in Mt. Kailash Parikrama-Kora (circuit)
  • Experience of Kerong cultivating valley and the drive alongside the group along the Bhote Koshi River

A journey to the holy mountain, for more than thousand years, Simikot Kailash Mansarovar Trek takes you to the whole another venture.

The significant door for the heavenly Mount Kailash and the legendary Lake Manasarovar is Humla. Kailash Tour by means of Simikot is a great adventure to Mt. Kailash whereby we experience trekking in one of the most remote western pieces of Nepal before entering Tibet. Simikot, in Far Western Nepal's Humla District, is one of the world's most remote and excellent areas and is the beginning stage of our trek into the 'Kailash Mandala'. Simikot Kailash Trek course is the briefest and most viable course for trekkers as far as both height and separation. The visit to Mt. Kailash begins from Simikot, which is arranged at a height of 3000 meters, and moves up to Na-Lagna pass (4340 meters) before arriving at the bone-dry Tibetan Plateau.

This 16 nights and 17 days of Simikot Kailash Trekking is the opportunity to see the untainted nature-culture that gives a particular style of trekking experience by means of Humla valley that leads us to Tibet's most sacrosanct Mount Kailash Region. The less headed out courses take us to a fringe of Tibet going through the remote western area of a shrouded valley close by Karnali River. Simikot Kailash trip begins with the arid understanding of Tibet through rich green timberlands finishing a charming trail delightful valleys and towns that offers us a momentous Buddhism culture of Humleli individuals. We stroll through the non-visitor trekking zones in Nepal, ending up through the complimenting prayer flags, charming quiet stupas, authentic religious communities and the feature of this trek, Lake Mansarovar. Lake Mansarovar is a famous and hallowed immaculate lake in which explorers from all around the globe come to wash up which is accepted to eradicate every one of their transgressions that they have submitted.

From the lake you drive to Darchen, arranged at the foot of Mount Kailash. From Darchen (likewise spelled as Tarchen), you can make the 'kora' or 'parikrama ', the blessed walk circumambulating the mountain clockwise way, in 3 days. You share the trail with numerous Hindu, Jain, Buddhist and Bon travelers. The last ones circle the mountain hostile to clockwise. Most Buddhist individuals are strolling with their supplication wheels turning consistently, murmuring their praying. You will see some prostrating the entire kora. The kora experiences a great forsaken scene, the Mount Kailash transcending high above you ordinarily. Mount Kailash takes after a tremendous regular sanctuary. Stones, springs and slopes en route have a more profound strict importance to the pioneers. Up and down the manner in which you experience Buddhist sanctums, as chörten, mani dividers, heavenly impressions and obviously Buddhist cloisters. The kora (parikrama) goes over a high go of 5630 meter, the Drolma La (likewise spelled as Dolma La). For travelers this pass is, other than being the most elevated point, the profound feature of their odyssey. The pass is brightened with masses of petition signals and out of commitment individuals leave garments, coins and other individual effects here. Faithful travelers mutter their prayers and ring the metal chimes before the blessed stone where, as per legend the goddess Drolma vanished after she had guided the primary explorer here. To explorers it is the representative entry through the entryways of death after which one is purified and arranged for a decent resurrection.

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Afternoon according to the flight time for Nepalgunj move to Kathmandu local air terminal where 50 minutes flight acquires you at Nepal Far South Nepalgunj with super display of tops during air-borne and on coming to Nepalgunj move to approach air terminal lodging with evening allowed to see the city regions of Nepalgunj.

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

Beginning in the wake of having early breakfast with corresponding flight to Simikot, on coming to Simikot got by our trekking and outdoors staff, Simikot headquarter town of Mugu/Humla locale around far North West Nepal offering staggering perspectives on Mt Api and Saipal tops. From Simikot start our first day walk to overnight camp at Dharapuri town, prompting a move through ranch fields of grain into forested edge then downhill towards ranch towns to reach Dharapuri for first medium-term outdoors of this excursion. Around far west area towns possessed for the most part by Thakuri individuals of Hindu religion, individuals around Mugu and Humla been in exchange with Tibet for a long time utilizing same trail to Tibet fringe of 5-6 days strolls.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Dharapuri
  • Altitude: 2600m

After Dharapuri town, venture keeps prompting a trip and intersection a stream arriving at the last town of Thakuri people and the finish of rice fields. From here on ups and down way around touching region and intersection Sally-Khola (stream) close by lovely cascades to our medium-term camp a short good ways from Kermi town, this spot with natural aquifers of an hour walk.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Sally Khola
  • Altitude: 2690m

Today Morning will begin with a tough through Yangar town on cleared way worked with rocks and woods and afterward traverse Humla Karnali River, and afterward move to a stream past apricot garden region lastly coming to Muchu town to our medium-term camp, this little town with an old religious community and an outskirt Police Check Post.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Muchu
  • Altitude: 2920m

After a pleasant stop at Muchu, our adventure dive towards Thumkot town, after a split at that point climbing ceaselessly from Humla-Karnali River strolling on a precarious sided thin canyon. From here a long hour trek drives gradually to an ascension coming to at Torea town for medium-term camp, with evening free at recreation to get up to speed with your dairy and explore this town.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Torea
  • Altitude: 3380m

As the walk progress elevation gains with morning move to arrive at a little edge at 3,500 meters high, from here countering on edge top, offers terrific vista of Yari valley zone and high snowcapped tops, after a short stop walk leads by a water system waterway to an enormous wide valley of Jhyakthang chu this spot set apart with petition dividers going into Buddhist culture towns of Tibetan impact.

After a decent walk arriving at a moderate size Yari town worked with stones, this town has another police post, with government custom office and a school. Farmlands with patios yielding adequate harvests developing millets, grain, amaranth (Marcia) wheat, buckwheat's, potatoes and radishes. After a decent stop walk proceeds with a jump on a wide valley experiencing gathering of merchants, pioneers and pack creatures goats, sheep's and yaks, at that point coming to at Sip-Sip a little spot of dairy cattle herders with not many shops. Our camp is made close to a stream at the base of Nara Lagna pass.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Sip- Sip
  • Altitude: 3800m

From this camp morning walk prompts a hop on an edge with tremendous stone on at Nara Lagna go at 5,000 m/15,030ft, the most elevated spot of this stroll on Nepal side. The pass offers great display of Tibetan level with Humla Karnali River down underneath and green grain fields of Sher or Sera, separation perspectives on Api and Saiphal tops. After a lovely stop walk downhill on dusty trail to Humla Karnali River to arrive at Nepal outskirt at Hilsa town, a wilderness post with barely any tents and stone houses encompassed with grain fields, directly over the extension a stone column marks Nepal-Tibet fringe.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Hisla
  • Altitude: 3720m

Morning an hour trek to Sher in Tibet, on leaving Nepal, where our Tibetan aides and driver will get for a fascinating drive to Taklakot otherwise called Purang in Tibetan. Taklakot a significant market town for Tibetans, Nepali and also for Indian merchants with a different bazaar territories, during summer months a significant fleece exchange happens between itinerant Drogpa herders and Nepali brokers our medium-term stop in nearby visitor house.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Talkakot
  • Altitude: 3770m

After Taklakot or Purang inside Tibet with complete difference in condition with the nearby individuals including town and method for living, from Taklakot a sacred journey starts with a picturesque drive to Lake Manasarover on leaving Karnali River valley; As the drive proceeds over pass and afterward arriving at a level fruitless and dry nation underneath enormous Mt. Gurla Mandhata at 7,728 meters, from here drive leads over Thalladong pass 5,050 meters high with perspectives on Rakshesh Lake and heavenly Mt. Kailash. From the pass downhill to Chu Gompa situated by the western bank of Lake Manasarover for medium-term stop in a visitor house or outdoors

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Lake Manasarovar
  • Altitude: 4510m

Rest day for acclimatization and to investigate around Lake Manasarover, a blessed lake situated between Mt. Kailash 6,714m and the Gurla Mandhata mountain extend at 7,694 m. Manasarover coasts underneath the shadow of heavenly Kailash as the lake shaped in the brain of Gods. The best time to hover around Manasarover is in late harvest time and late-winter, when the streams and waterways are shallow. After a brilliant rest at sacred Manasarover Lake, a short drive to prominent Darchen town of the zone which is additionally the beginning and end of blessed Kailash circuit or kora, Darchen with inns and guesthouses a bustling spot with many travelers during promising time for parikrama/kora (circumambulation).

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Darachen
  • Altitude: 4600m

From Darchen drive leads North West at holy spot Tarboche where our walk begins with view of Kailash West Face. Kailash stands at 6,714m, heart of ancient Shangshung kingdom supposed country of pre- Buddhist Bonpos origin. After 4 hrs walks brings you at Diraphuk Gompa for overnight stop in a simple lodge.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Dhiraphuk
  • Altitude: 4900m

After Dhiraphuk, morning stroll on decent way for an hour and afterward move to arrive at the top at Dromo-la the most elevated purpose of Kailash walk, a blessed spot at 5,470m/18,525ft. A major rock speaks to goddess Dolma or Dromo (Tara) this spot trimmed with petition banners. This spot is the physical and profound high purpose of journey. From here we will go down to the bottoms of the slope and afterward stroll to Zutul-Puk Gompa for overnight stop, Zuthul implies cavern. The spot is named after a cavern where writer, holy person Milarepa reflected; his impression still stays on the rooftop.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Zutul-Puk
  • Altitude: 4760m

A final day of sacred walk kora or parikrama, a simple morning stroll of hardly any hours on expansive plain passing numerous petition mani dividers, at that point going to a limited valley with short segment of canyon as the course turns towards west to Darchen, last leg of the walk make an emotional exit from stream valley on to the plain as walk goes to mani dividers adorned with cut yak skulls. A short stroll from brings you at Darchen and end of this incredible trek in Tibet, from here drive to Manasarovar for overnight stay

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Manasarovar
  • Altitude: 4560m

The street was unpleasant and it is blacktop now and there are a few waterways to cross. Wild eland and kiang (the Tibetan wild ass) are a typical sight. This is the place that is known for the drogpa wanderers and we will pass numerous settlements with enormous crowds of sheep and goats. The drives are long, rough some place and frequently dusty however the view is heavenly

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Saga
  • Altitude: 4600m

After having an early breakfast we will drive to kerung and visit paikutso lake. We will explore the surroundings and stay overnight at kerung.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Kerung

Today we will fly from kerung to Kathmandu and check all the formalities required to cross the border of Tibet.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

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 with coffe/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

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


Trip DatesAvailabilityPrice  
15 Apr, 2020 - 01 May, 2020GuaranteedUS$4500
17 Apr, 2020 - 03 May, 2020GuaranteedUS$4500
18 Apr, 2020 - 04 May, 2020GuaranteedUS$4500


Experience Required:

A good level of fitness and experience of mountain walking is required for the Simikot Kailash Tour.

Pre-Trip Meeting:

Prior to set off to Simikot Kailash Tour, we host a Pre-Trip meeting here in Kathmandu office on the 1st 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 Everest circuit trekking as well as introduce yourself to one another.

Equipment Check List:

The specified basic equipments 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.


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.


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 Guide 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 over night. 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.


While at the Simikot Kailash Tour, 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 Everest circuit trekking 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.


Nepal Nomad's booking terms & conditions of joining Simikot Kailash Tour 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 Simikot Kailash Tour 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.


On Simikot Kailash Tour, 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.