Kailash Yatra by Helicopter from Nepalgunj - 08 Days

In order to visit Kailash Mansarovar the shortest possible route is via Simikot by helicopter. This 08 days Kailash Yatra trip is based on regular group joining and it will take you to holy Lake Manasarovar, the homeland of Shiva Mount Kailash and other beautiful places nearby. This trip involves travel by flights and helicopter to and fro which is an enjoyable experience yet complicated sometimes as the flights are completely weather permitted. Neverthless visiting Kailash Manasarovar and having darshan of almighty is a lifetime achievement. Do contact our Kailash Yatra booking experts to enrol yourself in one of our group.


Kailash Mansarovar Overland Yatra Itinerary
01 Day

Nepalgunj to Simikot by flight

Pick up from Nepalgunj and transfer to Simikot by flight. On arrival at Simikot you will be transferred to the hotel/guest house for night stay. Simikot is a beautiful town in Humla district in the beautiful mountains of Nepal. Spending a day or more here is worth in terms of exploration and acclimatization.

Distance covered : 275 kms,   Altitude : 2910 m ,   Meals Included : Lunch, Dinner

02 Day

Simikot to Taklakot via Hilsa

In the morning you will be transported to Simikot airport to board your helicopter to Hilsa. A 25 minute helicopter flight will take you to Hilsa. Here you will complete immigration formalities to enter Tibet side in China. After crossing the friendship bridge you will reach Sher. The Chinese bus will take you to your hotel in Taklakot. Stay at the hotel.

Distance covered : 0 kms,   Altitude : 1400 m ,   Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

03 Day

Taklakot

Complete day is free to acclimatize in the high altitude of Taklakot. All meals and stay will be in the hotel.

Distance covered : 0 kms,   Altitude : 4025 m ,   Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

04 Day

Taklakot to Mansarovar

IN the morning after breakfast drive in your air conditioned bus to Lake Manasarovar. Take the round (Parikrama) of the holy Lake Manasarovar by bus or local vehicles. On the way one can stop and take a dip in the holy water of Lake Manasarovar. Night stay will be in the lodge near the lake.

Distance covered : 110 kms,   Altitude : 4590 m ,   Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

05 Day

Mansarovar to Dherapukh via Darchen

Early morning perform puja near the lake and pay homage to your elders. After breakfast drive to Darchenand further proceed to Tarboche. Start your first day trek to Dherapukh from Yam Dwar. Out of total 12 kms almost 09 kms walk is on almost flat ground today but about 3 kms will be little ascend. On reaching Dherapukh you will stay in a guesthouse near the north face of Mount Kailash.

Distance covered : 61 kms,   Altitude : 4910 m ,   Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

06 Day

Dirapukh to Zuthulpukh via Gauri Kund

Early morning wake up and have darshan of glorious Golden Kailash as the first sun light touches the top of the mount and changes its colour from black to golden. This is one of the most amazing memories and pictures you will take back home from your Kailash Mansaraovar Yatra tour.
Later continue your second day trek to next destination Zuthulpukh. This day is tough comparatively as the walk is for about 22 kms in total out of which about 08 kms is steep ascend and descend. After crossing Dolma La you will land at a place where you will have the glimpse of beautiful Gauri Kund which is associated with Devi Parvati. It is recommended not to go to the pond as it is quite risky because of rocky, slippery and steep descend and ascend. After having darshan of Gauri Kund continue trek to Zuthulpukh for the night stay in lodge.

Early morning wake up and have darshan of glorious Golden Kailash as the first sun light touches the top of the mount and changes its colour from black to golden. This is one of the most amazing memories and pictures you will take back home from your Kailash Mansaraovar Yatra tour.
Later continue your second day trek to next destination Zuthulpukh. This day is tough comparatively as the walk is for about 22 kms in total out of which about 08 kms is steep ascend and descend. After crossing Dolma La you will land at a place where you will have the glimpse of beautiful Gauri Kund which is associated with Devi Parvati. It is recommended not to go to the pond as it is quite risky because of rocky, slippery and steep descend and ascend. After having darshan of Gauri Kund continue trek to Zuthulpukh for the night stay in lodge.


Distance covered : 22 kms,   Altitude : 5600 m ,   Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

07 Day

Zuthulpukh to Taklakot via Darchen

IN the morning continue your return journey by walk to Darchen. After about 8 kms of walk you will meet with your vehicles which will transport you to Darchen and further to Taklakot. Stay at Taklakot in the hotel.

Distance covered : 165 kms,   Altitude : 4025 m ,   Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

08 Day

Taklakot to Nepalgunj via Hilsa & Simikot

In the morning take your early breakfast, drive to Nepal-China border to enter Hilsa in Nepal after completing immigration formalities. At HIlsa your helicopter will transport to Simikot. Take your next

Distance covered : 40 kms,   Altitude : 4650 m ,   Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner



Yatra Map from Nepalgunj - 08 Days


Kailash Manasarovar from Nepalgunj - 08 Days Cost

Tour Price

Indian National - INR 1,60,000

Trip Details

Duration - 08 Days / 07 Nights
Best Time - May to October
Activity Level - Challenging

Trip Type

Group joining trip with fixed departure dates. Minimum group strength 17 person.


What is Included or Not Included

Arrival & departure transportation in Kathmandu
Sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath and Boudhanath Temples.
3 nights in 3 Star equivalent hotel in Kathmandu on twin sharing basis with all veg meals
Return transfer to Nepal-China border by local bus.
Tibet Portion: accommodation in guesthouses on sharing basis in dormitory style
Pure vegetarian meals.
Support vehicle for carrying luggage and kitchen equipments
English speaking Tibetan guide & Nepali tour leader supported by cook & helpers
First Aid kit with the group and Oxygen cylinders in Tibet side
Necessary permit Langtang and Kailash region.
Normal Tibet/China visa fee to visit Kailash.
Kerung border tax
Yak to carry kitchen equipments during parikrama
01 Backpack bag, 01 Duffle Bag and 01 Wind Cheater complimentary
Yatra completion certificate

Air ticket to Kathmandu and back, extra cost for additional stay, food & transport in the any delay due to weather conditions or unforeseen reasons, evacuation expenses in case of emergency, travel insurance, riding yak/horse, porters for parikraama, any expenses of personal nature, urgent visa fee, GST 5%, etc. Our package cost does not include any other item which is not listed in the above list of inclusions. We do not bear any liability for any other expense occurred during the trip and the same will be payable by the travelers on their own.