Kailash Manas Yatra : 10 Days By Helicopter

This is another relatively short trip to Kailash. But, in this trip, the physically fit persons can trek 42 kms. for the Mt. Kailash parikrama. At This, Nepal part is covered by Helicopter and Tibet Side by Land cruiser or by bus. We have fixed departure dates and the cost for this trip would be same like 5 Days.

Duration: 09 Nights / 10 Days
Places to Visit : Kathmandu - Nepalgunj – Simikot - Hilsa – Manasarovar – Tarboche – Zuthulphuk – Dolma pass – Manasarovar – Hilsa – Nepalgunj – Lucknow

05th May : Day 01 : Delhi – Kathmandu by Air (1300 mts) & meet /Greet transfer to the hotel. Evening there will be briefing about the trip at hotel.. Overnight at Hotel Gokarna Forest Resort or Radisson Hotel or similar

06th May : Day 02 : Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu. Fly to Nepalgunj
In the morning, you will visit Pashupatinath temple and Budhanilkantha the sleeping Bishnu. Then transfer to Kathmandu airport to catch up flight to Nepalgunj.
07th May : Day 03 : Fly Simikot- Hilsa. Drive to Purang(Taklakot)
Early morning fly to Simikot by domestic airlines. Upon reaching Simikot airport take a flight to Hilsa by Helicopter. Fresh up at local guest house with tea/coffee. Then crossing Karnali bridge arrive to Chinese land. Drive to Purang (Taklakot). Before Purang have immigration formalities at Chinese custom office.

08th May : Day 04 : Rest at Purang (Taklakot)
Full day rest day in Purang (Taklakot) for acclimatization purpose. You may do shopping at Purang market.

09th May : Day 05 : Rakshesh Tal – Manasarovar
Early Morning after breakfast Drive to Manasarover via Rakshas Tal (2 Hrs). After lunch visit to Chiu Gompa that is the oldest Buddhist monastery of that area and is located right at the banks of Lake Manasarovar. O/N in Guest House.  

10th May : Day 06 : Full moon at Manasarovar
Full Day at Holy Bank of Manasarovar. Yatris will perform Manasarovar Parikarma by Jeeps. Dinner and Overnights at Guest House.
11th May : Day 07 :  Day 01 Parikrama to Diraphuk ( Alt: 4860Mtr, Trek : 14kms/6hrs)
After early breakfast, Drive to Darchen, Yamadowar and Trek to Driraphuk Tarboche (12 kms / 6-7 hrs). Packed Lunch. Dinner and Overnight Camp / Guest House.
12th May : Day 08 : Day 02 Parikarma to Zutulphuk via Dolma Pass(Alt: 5790Mtr, Trek : 18kms/10hrs)
After early breakfast, start trekking to Zutulphuk via Dolma Pass (highest point of entire journey) The distance is 18 kms with approximate time taken 9 -10 hrs. Packed Lunch. Dinner and Overnight Camp / Guest House.

13th May : Day 09 : Day 03 Parikarma and Drive to Purang
After early breakfast, trek further for 10 km. (3 – 4 hrs) to arrive at the ending point of Parikrama where jeeps shall be waiting to drive the pilgrims back to Manasarovar for last puja and holy bath. Proceed for the overnight stay at Taklakot. O/N Hotel
14th May : Day 10 : Return Journey
Proceed to Hilsa by jeep and then fly back to Nepalgunj & drive back to Lucknow for onward destination.


Notes :                                                                                                                                                                 
  • Above tour is organized from May till Oct.
  • Mansoon time there is no fix departure but operation will continue, one has to keep few days extra in hand to accommodate any disruptions due to bad weather.
  • Starting point of the tour is Napalgunj reaching via Lucknow / Gonda / Kathmandu.
  • Total duration is 09 days.
  • Tailor made Itinerary suiting only for groups will be made as on request..

Kailash Manasarovar Yatra Full Moon Fixed Departure Dates for 2017


Arrival Nepalgunj

Overnight at  Taklakot

Full Moon At Manasarovar

Mt. Kailash

Return Journey

06th May 2017

08th May 2017

10th May 2017

11th May 2017

14th May 2017

05th June 2017

07th June 2017

09th June 2017

10th June 2017

13th June 2017

05th July 2017

07th July 2017

09th July 2017

10th July 2017

13th July 2017

03rd August 2017

05th August 2017

07th August 2017

08th August 2017

11th August 2017

02nd Sep. 2017

04th Sep. 2017

06th Sep. 2017

07th Sep. 2017

10th Sep. 2017

REMARK : Because of Weather, one has to keep few extra dates in hand.