Kailash Manasarover Helicopter Tour (10 days)

Kailash Manasarover Helicopter Tour (10 days)

10 Days

A spiritual journey to some of the important Hindu pilgrimage sites, coupled with an exciting helicopter flight.

The Kailash Manasarovar Yatra holds immense religious values for the Hindus. Believed to be the abode of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, Mt. Kailash is claimed to be the apex of the Hindu religious axis. Lord Shiva or Bhola Baba is the most beloved among the thousands of Hindu deities. Hence, there are uncountable devotees who take on this tour to receive the blessings of Lord Shiva and attain spiritual contentment.

Completing a Kora (Parikrama) around Mt. Kailash is believed to erase the sins of a lifetime. To complete the Kailash pilgrimage, one should bathe in the sacred Lake Manasarovar, which lies only 30km from Mt Kailash. According to Hindu Mythology, it was formed in the mind of Brahma, and the Goddess Parvati is believed to have taken the form of the lake Manasarovar. Even drinking the waters of the lake frees a human being from sins of all kind as well as illness. Myth has it that the Gods come to bathe every morning in this lake between 3 to 5 am and this time is called 'Brahmamuhurta'. Another legend has it that Parashuram's ashram is situated on a hill, on the banks of Manasarovar.

Kailash Yatra begins with an hour flight from Kathmandu, Nepalgunj and Simikot, followed by an exciting Helicopter ride to Tibet Nepal Border. A 4WD landcruiser transfers you to Lake Manasarovar, where your spiritual journey begins.

Detail Itinerary

Day 1 - Fly to Nepalgunj (450m) / Overnight at Batika or Sneha Hotel
Day 2 - Fly to Simikot (2950m) / Overnight at Sun Valley Resort
Day 3 - Fly to Hilsa (3750m) on Helicopter / Drive to Purang (3770m) and overnight at Purang Guest House
Day 4 - Drive to Manasarovar (4560m ) / Camp
Day 5 - Manasarovar Parikrama/ Drive to Darchen (4560m) and overnight at Kailash Hotel
Day 6 - Parikrama- Drive to Tarboche (4750m) and begin Parikrama/overnight at Dira-puk Guesthouse/Camp
Day 7 - Parikrama - Trek to Zutul-Puk (4790m) and overnight at Tented Camp
Day 8 - Parikrama ends / Drive back to Purang (4200m)- Guest House
Day 9 - Fly to Simikot on Helicopter - Rest day at Simikot (2950m) / Overnight at Sun Valley Resort
Day 10 - Fly to Kathmandu via Nepalgunj

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Trip Facts

  • Duration : 10 Days
  • Activity : Tibet

Includes / Excludes

Includes

  • All the permits & monasteries entrance fee of Tibet
  • Tibetan guide from China Tibet Tourism Board (CTTB)
  • 1 highly experienced Nepali guide who speak Nepali & Tibetan -normally more then 10 times in kailash Region
  • 1 cook and kitchen support staff in Nepal part & Same in Tibet part
  • Mules or porters for luggage up to Nepal – China border.
  • Yaks and Yak men for luggage while Kailash parikrama.
  • All meals during the treks
  • Twin sharing basis room with Dinner and breakfast in Nepalgunj.
  • Guesthouses in Purang & Darchen
  • All camping and cooking equipments.
  • All camping Charges.
  • Chinese visa fee of client
  • Kathmandu- Nepalgunj- Simikot-Kathmandu flight by Fixed Wing aircraft
  • Simikot to Hilsa-Simikot by Helicopter
  • Nepal restricted area permit fee USD 50 per person only for Indian
  • Domestic airport taxes
  • Medical Oxygen & Compressed Bag for emergencies
  • Medical kit bag
  • All applicable taxes & service charges
  • Simikot trek permit
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • All pick up and drop services.

Excludes

  • International Air fare, Airport tax
  • Riding Horse or Yak during the Parikrama (upon your request, we can provide this facilities with extra cost).
  • Any expenses due to natural calamities such as landslide, snowfall. Route may be altered due to that.
  • Any expenses incurred in emergency evacuation due to any reason
  • Personal expenses such as telephone, laundry, hot shower, tip to staff
  • Your Insurance
  • Bottled drink