Kailash Yatra by Bus from Kathmandu - 14 Days
Kailash Mansarovar Yatra considered as one of the most pious Hindu Pilgrims at the same time is witnessed as the ‘most difficult’ for one to reach at the abode of Lord Shiva for absolute salvation. However, with Kailash Mansarovar landcruiser tours, the difficult terrain of Kailash Manasarovar becomes easy and accessible with the modern road infrastructure at Nepal as well as Tibet containing adequate services of the modern transport system. This 14 days’ long trip filled with spirit of adventure begins from Kathmandu.
The trip flags off from Kathmandu with a scenic drive to Kerung in Tibet crossing Nepalese border at Rasuwagadhi. On reaching Kerung, you will be facilitated with a Landcruiser that is intended to make the task of driving on long Tibet route simpler and easier. Later on, arrive at Kailash Mansarovar where you will be blessed with the holy bath and Parikrama to accomplish your spiritual journey before returning to Kathmandu.
Kailash Mansarovar Overland Yatra Itinerary
Distance covered : 0 kms, Altitude : 1334 m , Meals Included : Veg Dinner
Kathmandu Temple Visit
Optional: In case you are interested, you can also book an hour Mountain flight that will operate next morning at around 6:30 pm and is going to take you over the scenic views from World’s highest Mountain peaks. In case you have booked it then you will have to wake up by 5:30 am and our representative will come to pick you up and assist your transfer to the domestic airport.
Distance covered : 30 kms, Altitude : 1400 m , Meals Included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Drive Kathmandu to Dhunche or Shyabru Besi
Distance covered : 126 kms, Altitude : 3200 m , Meals Included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Drive Dhunche /Shyabru Besi to Keyrong via Rasuwagadhi
Distance covered : 125 kms, Altitude : 4130 m , Meals Included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Free day at Keyrong (Kerung) for acclimatization
Distance covered : 0 kms, Altitude : 3700 m , Meals Included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Kerung to New Dongba via Saga
Distance covered : 355 kms, Altitude : 4626 m , Meals Included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Dongba/New Dongba to Lake Manasarovar
Distance covered : 370 kms, Altitude : 4599 m , Meals Included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Lake Manasarovar to Darchen
Optional trip: On special request, we can arrange an Ashtapad excursion trip for our clients in which they shall be trekking right from Darchen and reaching Ashtapad, then returning back in case there is no transport facility permitted by the local authorities of China. Thus, this trip is based directly on the permissions from local authorities and direct payment to the Tibetan guides
Distance covered : 40 kms, Altitude : 4731 m , Meals Included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
07 kms drive to Yam Dwar. Start Parikrama to Dirapuk– 12 kms / 5 hours trek
Distance covered : 12 kms Trek, Altitude : 4900 m , Meals Included : Light Breakfast, Packed snacks, Light Dinner
Trek Dirapuk to Zuthulphuk 22 kms trek/10 hours
The pilgrims should mandatorily carry packed lunch as well as hot water along with them during the trek. Give a halt for some lunch after crossing Gauri Kund. You might come across many loose stones as well as bumpy roads, thus there is a need for the pilgrims to walk carefully. For those travellers who are making use of Yak/horse rides shall have to walk for 2-3 hours while coming steep down from Dolma La Pass.
On reaching Zuthulphuk, stay in govt. guesthouse or in fixed tent having fine facilities of bed, bed sheet & warm blanket. The pilgrims shall be staying in a dormitory style there. Have some dinner and go to bed.
Distance covered : 22 kms trek, Altitude : 5630 m , Meals Included : Light Breakfast, Packed snacks, Light Dinner
Trek to Darchen and drive to Dongba – 6 hours trek
Distance covered : 340 kms, Altitude : 4600 m , Meals Included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Drive Dongba to Kerung
Have some breakfast and then drive to reach Kerung. During the journey, you will be passing through the splendid Saga while driving amidst the bridge lying on the Brahmaputra River. Apart from this, enjoy the mesmerizing views from Shishapangma as well as the Pieko-Tso Lake. Afterwards, you will ultimately arrive at Kerung. Check in at your pre-booked dormitory styled guesthouse/lodge and stay overnight there.
Distance covered : 310 kms, Altitude : 3700 m , Meals Included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Kerung to Kathmandu via Rasuwagadhi
Distance covered : 170 kms, Altitude : 1400 m , Meals Included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Departure from Kathmandu
Today, you will be transferred to Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport after breakfast and then from there you will be boarding your flight for going back home/onward destination.
Distance covered : 15 kms, Altitude : 1400 m , Meals Included : Veg Breakfast.
Kailash Yatra Dates 2019 for Overland Trip ex Kathmandu
The 14 days’ tour of the Overland Trip Ex Kathmandu commences from Kathmandu and during the journey, the pilgrims are surely going to have a divinity filled experience while passing through the varied pilgrimage spots. Also, explore the Pashupatinath Temple and Budhanilkantha Temple in Kathmandu.
Yatra Map 2019 for Overland Trip
Kailash Manasarovar Overland Yatra Cost
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.