13 Nights & 14 Days Inner Kora Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

Trip Overview

Mt. Kailash, the most sacred mountain of the world is also considered as the center of the universe. In inner Kora Kailash Tour you get an opportunity to move very close up with this holiest mountain and also do parikarma of Nandi, the vehicle of Lord Shiva. In fact it is one of the most sacred and challenging tour among devotees. To succeed their tour our team will be equipped with all climbing and camping gears and give them basic climbing training on the spot. In our following itinerary first of all you do outer parikarma of Mount Kailash including Charan Sparsh and Kuber Kunda with view of West, North and East face. After finishing it you set for inner kora via Asthapad. Visiting Sapta Rishi Cave and Nandi parikarma back to Purang and Hilsa. From Hilsa charter flight to Simikot and from Simikot you fly back to Kathmandu by domestic airlines via Nepalgunj. This is the truly trip of a lifetime with a divine experience and stunning scenery.

Trip Fact
Trip Code                                          : KIKM/2
Duration                                            : 14 Days
Trip starts from                           : Kathmandu
Trip ends at                                    : Kathmandu
Mode of Trip in Nepal             : By Coach, Air, Helicopter
Mode of Trip in Tibet               : By Coach
Best time of travelling             : August & September

Maximum altitude                      : 1350m to 5850m

DAY BY DAY PROGRAM

Date Details Altitude/Distance Meals Overnight
Day01 Arrive Kathmandu
Upon arrival in Kathmandu Airport our representative will meet you & assist to transfer the Hotel. Evening there will be briefing about the trip at hotel.
Alt: 1
350 m
D 5 Star  Hotel

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.
Optional tour: Everest Mountain flight can be done early in the morning.

Alt: 450 m
4 hours S/s in Kathmandu
Flight Time: 45min

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Kalpatru Hotel Or Similar  

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.

Alt: 3770m
Simikot Flt: 45 min
Hilsa Flt: 25 min
Driving Dist: 15 km
Driving hr:  45 min

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Himalayan Hotel with attached bath

Day 04

Rest at Purang (Taklakot)
Full day rest day in Purang (Taklakot) for acclimatization purpose. You may do shopping at Purang market.

Alt: 3770

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Himalayan Hotel with attached bath

Day 05

Drive Purang to Mansarovar
After breakfast drive to Mansarovar Lake. Before reaching Mansarovar Lake you see Rakshyas Tal from the way. Today is the day of lifetime as you have the first sight of Holy Mt. Kailash and holy lake Mansarovar. Your overnight will be at Chu Gompa nearby Mansarovar.

Alt: 4558 m
Dist: 110 km
Driving hr: 2 ½ hr

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Guest house

Day 06

1st Day of Parikrama to Diraphuk.
Morning drive near to Yama Dwar.  Here you will meet our yaks and yak men. We will load all logistics on yaks and start Parikrama. Visit Yama Dwar on the way. The First day of Kora is a gradual walking of 5 hours. From the way you have Darshan of West face of Kailash. Today your night halt at Dirapuk.  From Dirapuk view of North face of Kailash in a distance.

Yatris who are not going Mt Kailash Parikarma will stay at Darchen till those people going Parikarma return back.

Alt: 4860 m
Dist: 45 km (Drive)
Dist: 16 km (Walking) 
Driving hr: 1 hr 45 min
Walking hr: 5 hr

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Guest House

Day
07

Day at Diraphuk. Visit Charan Sparsh.
Today is rest day at Dirapuk. In the afternoon excursion to Charan Sparsha. From Dirapuk you will have close up view of North face of Mt. Kailash.

Alt: 4860 m

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Guest House

Day 08

Inner trek to Zuthulphuk
Today you commence your inner Kora journey. Early morning start walking towards uphill. It takes around 4 hours. After you reach top of the hill you see Kuber Kunda. Move close to Kuber Kunda. Darshan and puja at Kuber Kunda. Then continue your walking and arrive to Zuthulpuk.

Alt: 5850 m
Dist: 18 km
Walking hr: 10 hr

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Guest House

Day 09

Parikrama, to Darchen
After breakfast you trek down of 10 kms with the winding gradual track. Once you reach the place called Chongdo, our vehicle will pick up you and drive back to Darchen for night halt.

Alt: 4620 m
Dist: 10 km (Walking)
Dist: 5 km (Driving)

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Guest House

Day 10

Trek to Astapad. Then move towards Saptarishi Cave.
Morning set off your journey to Astapad by walking. After darshan of Astapad then continue walking towards Saptarishi Cave. Visit Saptarishi Cave. Puja and Darshan. Overnight at Guest House

Alt: 5000 m
Dist: 22 km (Walking)
Walking hr: 8 hour

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Guest House

Day 11

Nandi Kora Parikarma. Back to Darchen
After breakfast go on for Nandi Kora and arrive to Asthapad. From Asthapad you back to Darchen. Rest of the day leisure at Darchen.

Alt: 4620 m
Dist: 18 km (Walking)
Walking hr: 6-7 hr

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Guest House

Day 12

Drive to Purang or Simkot
After breakfast drive to Purang. Today your night halt will be either Purang or Simkot

Alt: 3770 m
Dist: 145 km
Driving hr: 4-5 hr

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Hotel with attached bath

Day 13

Fly Hilsa – Simikot- Kathmandu
Morning fly to Simikot by Helicopter. Same day fly back to Kathmandu via Nepalgunj by domestic airlines. The rest of day at leisure in Kathmandu.

Alt: 1350 m
Simikot Flt: 25 min Nepalgunj Flt: 45 min
Kathmandu Flt: 45 min

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4 Star Hotel

Day 14

Depart Kathmandu
After breakfast check out the hotel and transfer to Kathmandu Airport to connect flight for onward journey.

 

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PACKAGE COST (For Indian Passport Holders in Group Joining Tour  Basis)
Minimum of 17 Pax By Coach in Tibet

        
NET: INR 2,09,000.00 PER PERSON 

 

Extra Cost For Foreign Nationals including NRI

US$ 270+ US$198 PER PERSON for US passport holders.
US$ 270 +US$114 PER PERSON for Other foreign passport holders.

 

Accommodation:

    1. 2 Nights accommodation with breakfast, lunch & dinner [Pure veg. Meals] using 5 Star Hotel in Kathmandu in sharing basis.

    2. 1 Night accommodation with breakfast, lunch & dinner [Pure veg. Meals] using best available hotel in Nepalgunj in sharing basis.

    3. Accommodation in Tibet with breakfast lunch & dinner [Pure veg. Meals] using Guest Houses in sharing basis except during Inner Kora Accommodation will be at tented Camp.

    4. Mineral water throughout Kailash Yatra.

Transportation:

1. Kathmandu airport arrival and departure transfers by coach.

2. One half-day Kathmandu sightseeing covering Pashupatinath & Budanilkantha by coach.

3. Kathmandu / Nepalgunj / Simikot / Nepalgunj / Kathmandu transfer by Air.

4. Simikot / Hilsa / Simikot by Helicopter.

5. In Tibet, land transfer by luxury bus.

6. Supporting truck to carry luggage, food, equipment etc.

7. Yak &Yakmen for trekking equipment and food during Kailash Parikarma.

Staffs:

1. Highly qualified and experienced Sherpa staff throughout the trip.

2. Tibetan Guide.

Others Equipments:

1. Table &Chair.

2. Sleeping bag & Mattress.

3. All necessary equipments.

Rescue Equipments:

1. Air compressor bag [Gammo Bag].

2. First Aid Kit.

3. Oxygen Cylinder.

Permit / Fees:

1. Tibet & Simikot [Nepal] permit.

2. Normal Chinese Visa fee.

Communication Facilities:

1. Satellite Phone (will be charged as per the use).

2. Local Mobile [Chinese] (will be charged as per the use).

3. Walky Talky.

Complimentary:

1. Windcheater Jacket.

2. Duffle bag.

3. Trip Certificate.

PRICE EXCLUDES:

    1. Tickets to Kathmandu and return.

    2. Nepal visa for NRIs & foreigners.

    3. All personal expenses like telephone calls, tips, shopping, laundry, cold/hard drinks etc.

    4. Personal use of pony/porter during Parikarma [Kora].

    5. Single room supplement in Kathmandu.

    6. Any extra services such as extra vehicle / hotel nights / sightseeing tours than mentioned in the itinerary.

    7. Evacuation cost.

    8. Travel Insurance. 

    9. Extra cost such as extra night stay than mentioned in the itinerary, ill health, cancellation, changes in itinerary that are incurred due to unforeseen reasons such as road blockage due to landslide, heavy snowfall, strikes, flight cancellation etc.

    10. Visa splitting charge and extra transportation cost, if returning early from Tibet.

    11. Service which are not mentioned above in inclusion part.

Payment Terms & Conditions:

    1. Initial booking amount of INR 20000.00 PER PERSON [non refundable] to be deposited at the time of booking.

    2. 50% of payment should make 30 days prior to the departure of trip to Tibet.

    3. All payment should be cleared before the commencement of Trip. 

Policy Of Cancellation Of Trip:

    1. A charge of 10% will be applied for any cancellation made prior to 25 days of departure date.

    2. A charge of 25% will be applied for any cancellation made prior to 20 days of departure date.

    3. A charge of 50% will be applied for any cancellation made prior to 10 days of departure date. 

    4. No refund for any cancellation made thereafter.

    5. Verbal cancellation will not be entertained.

GROUP JOINING DATES OF KATHMANDU ARRIVAL FOR INNER KORA 2018

Month

Normal Arrival Dates

Arrival dates for reaching Mansarovar on Full Moon Day

August

      07 (Tuesday)

              21( Tues)

Be noted the above are tentative dates of Kailash Mansarovar Group Joining Tour. It will be fixed around one month before the travel date. Hence please reconfirm us the date before going to issue international ticket.

"We Hope You Will Enjoy Kailash Mansarovar Tour Package Thank you"