Kailash Inner Cora By Heli

Duration : 13 Days/12 Nights

Destination : Kathmandu-Nepalgunj-Mansarover

Trip Overview

One of the most blessed mountains of the world Mt. Kailash is also implicit as center of the whole universe. Inner Kora Kailash Mansanovar Tour from Nepal Eco Adventure you get an opportunity of moving very close to the holiest mountain and to walk around Nandi. This hiking is one of the most holy and demanding tour among devotee and Trekkers.

Our team will be assisting you there, with well-equipped climbing and camping mechanism and give basic climbing training on the spot as required. As in the itinerary first of all you do external parikarma(round) of Mount Kailash. After the round of Mt. Kailash we will trip for inner kora via Asthapad, which is picturesque and bold. After Visiting Sapta Rishi Cave along with round of Nandi we will finally back to Kathmandu (capital of Nepal).

DAY 1
Arrive in Kathmandu (1300 m) Welcome at the Tribhuvan International Airport. Transfer to Hotel and Overnight (D)

Our representative will greet you and escort you to the hotel for check-in and stay overnight. Dinner at Hotel.

DAY 2
Half day Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley and fly to Nepalgunj. (150m) Overnight at Hotel (B, L, D)

After breakfast, we drive you for a sightseeing tour in Kathmandu. Visits Pashupatinath temple, Mata Guheswori temple & Budhanilkantha temple which is also known as Jalnarayan, in Lunchtime back to the hotel. After lunch, take a 1-hour flight to Nepalgunj, reach in Nepalgunj, Overnight at Hotel

DAY 3
Fly Nepalgunj - Simikot (2910m) and Heli flight from Simikot - Hilsa and reach Taklakot in Tibet (4025m) Overnight at Hotel (B, L, D)

Simikot is a hilly area of Nepal situated in 2910m, the gateway for Kailash tour by Helicopter. Early Morning, drive to Nepalgunj airport to fly Simikot with schedule flight which takes 45 minutes to reach Simikot. We continue our journey towards Hilsa with chartered Helicopter. We move forward to reach Taklakot small city of Tibet. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY 4
Rest day at Taklakot. (B, L, D)

Today is free for acclimatization. We will have some physical exercises in the morning and do some short trek which helps to fit us for Kailash Parikrama and also helps us to acclimatize fast. Overnight at Hotel

DAY 5
Taklakot to Manasarovar (4550m - 2 Hours) Overnight at Guest House (B, L, D)

After breakfast, we start drive to reach one of the holy and beautiful lake “MANSAROVAR” which lies on 4550m Elevation. It is 88 km distance from Taklakot to Manasarover and will take a maximum of 2 hours to reach holy lake Mansarovar. We will observe another popular lake called RAKSHAES Lake, stop there for picture and enjoy the view a few minutes and continue towards our journey to Lake Manasarover. We check in Guest House at Mansarovar and take lunch. After Lunch, we will do parikrama of Lake Mansarovar by vehicle. Overnight at Guest House.

DAY 6
Manasarovar exploration and drive to Darchen (4575m - 1 Hour) Overnight at Guest House (B, L, D)

Holy Mansarovar is the lake of compassion, tranquillity and bliss. After completing the memorable morning bath and puja we will be heading for Holy Mansarovar Parikrama by landcruiser with packed lunch and continue to drive towards Tarchen (Darchen). If time permits, we visit Chui Gompa. Tarchen is considered as a base camp for Holy Kailash Parikrama. During the auspicious pilgrimage time, this place will be flooded with pilgrims with hundreds of tents all around. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. O/N Hotel Kailash.

DAY 7
Drive Tarchen – Tarboche (13 km drive) and trek to Dirapuk (7 km trek / 5 – 6 hrs) 4909 m. Overnight at Guest House (B, L, D)

After breakfast drive to Tarboche – starting point of Kailash Parikrama. Tarboche is also known as outer “Asthapath”. It is one of the exciting days walking along the beautiful rocky cliffs; waterfalls with some clouds in the clear blue sky make you feeling that Great God Shiva is everywhere with tons of blessing to you. Time to time the face of Kailash Parbat will be kept on appearing. For 7 km trail, it takes almost 7 hrs. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch &Dinner. O/N at Government Hotel.

DAY 8
Derapuk - Charan Sparsa - Derapuk. (8/9 Hours) Overnight at Guest House in Derapuk (B, L, D)

Start hiking to Charan Sparsa from North face of Kailash with your guide. You will be at very closed view of Mount Kailash. It is walking whole day over glassier and reach closed view of Mount Kailash. It is part of Kailash Inner Kora. Back to Derapuk for Overnight.

DAY 9
Dirapuk – Zuthulpuk - Darchen (4760 m) (18 km trek / 9-10 hrs) (passing through Dolma-la pass 5,600 m). Overnight at Guest House (B, L, D)

Today you will be climbing to Drolma-la (Dolma-La 18600 ft) and then descending gradually to Zuthulpuk (4760m). Yamasthal should be crossed to reach the Shiva-sthal while your steps go closer to the pass. Today is the most difficult day of the trek. Once you reach the top, just do the holiest offering and sit down for meditation to forget in eternity. Once your steps go down, Parvati-stal and Gauri Kunda are on the way. By late afternoon you will arrive in Zuthulpuk (the cave of Miracles, the great ascetic Milerappa is supposed to have performed miracles here) and continue drive to Darchen. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

DAY 10
Start Kailash inner kora. Asthapath, Saptarishi Cave, Atmalingam. Overnight at Monastery or in Tent in Asthapath. (B, L, D)

Hike to Asthapath, explore Serlung Gumba, Saptarishi cave, Atmalingam and mount Kailash view. You have option to take horse and personal helper from Darchen. Walk back to Asthapath for Overnight. Today we will get very simple foods.

DAY 11
Explore Morning View of Kailash and Trek back to Darche continue drive to Hilsa. Overnight at Hotel (B, L, D)

Early morning you can explore morning view of Holy Mount Kailash Parbat, You can take Darshan and some snaps over there. we trek back to Darchen and continue drive to Taklakot cross immigration and reach Hilsa. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY 12
Fly Hilsa - Simikot - Nepaljung and Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel (B, L, D)

Early morning after breakfast fly from Hilsa to Simikot, then continue to fly to Nepalgunj. In Nepalgunj, our group can split if any member goes from Nepalgunj to Lakhnow, and other members fly to Kathmandu. The evening we will have a short meeting about the whole yatra. Overnight at hotel

DAY 13
Final departure. Drop you to International airport Tour Ends

We drop to International airport for your final departure to home or will do further trips in Nepal.

Arrival/departure transfers from airport to hotel in Kathmandu and Nepalgunj.

2 Nights decent hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and 1 night in Nepalgunj with all veg. meal.

Half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu.

Kathmandu/Nepalgunj/Simikot both way air fare.

Helicopter from Simikot/Hilsa both way.

Accommodation at hotel/guest house during Kailash Yatra full board Veg. meal.

A/C coach/ 4W Japanese land cruiser, supporting truck for luggage.

Nepali Team leader and supporting team.

English speaking Tibetan guide.

Chinese visa.

Permit fee of Nepali staff & Client.

Humla Restriction fee.

Sleeping mat, Jacket and Sleeping Bag while on Kailash Tour.

Free Duffel Bag.

Yak for Kailash Parikrama for equipments and kitchen utensils only.

Gamow bag, oxygen cylinder.

    Cost for extra night accommodation.

    Food & transport in case of any delay due to weather or unforeseen reason.

    Evacuation cost.

    Travel insurance & Expenses of personal nature etc.

Documents
  • You are advised to own a small waist pouch or document bag to manage the following documents properly;
  • Passport with Photo copies, Photographs, Identity card, Diary for addresses, contacts, small notes etc.
  • Ball pens with spare refills Maps/Charts/Books etc.
  • Travel Cheques, credit cards & Currency.
  • Airline/Railway tickets/vouchers.
  • Any other document for personal purposes.
Common Items
  • Big bag for putting your equipment and others
  • A small light trek bag
  • Water bottle / Thermos flask for hot water (1 liter).
Note: Trinetra Holidays provide you big bag and small day carry bag for Yatra
Clothing
  • Enough clothing for the whole Yatra including 3 pairs trek suits/leisure wear/jogging troushers/4 to 5tea shirts/2 polar flees one light quilted /shirts/poloneck/salwar kameez etc. Do not over load.
  • Wool socks (around 4 pairs), thick tights, wool monkey cap, scarves, warm light gloves, scarf.
  • Wool/thermal long underwear
  • Rain wear (Umbrella or Raincoat)
Note: Down Jackets and Sleeping bags will be provided on returnable basis at Kathmandu for the Yatra
Footwear
  • Sports comfortable shoes/trainers (Good one Nike, Adidas etc). Have a spare one too
  • A pair of light Sleepers
Toileteries
  • Toileteries kit (soap, shampoo, toothbrush, toilet rolls, towels etc).
  • Sun screen lotion/cream
  • Facial tissues, wet once,
Camping Item
  • Tourch/Candle/match box/lighter/batteries
  • Knife
  • Plastic mug
  • Dusk masks/face masks
Personal & General Items To Make Your Journey Enjoyable
  • Any regular medicines that you take
  • Dark Sunglasses
  • Your favourite food which will keep you going including Nuts, biscuits, powder juice
  • Kapoor/Vicks/Inhaler etc
  • Binoculars/Camera/extra batteries
  • Milk powder for tea
First Aid Kit – Also Include
  • First aid kit (typical backpacking kit for minor injuries/ our guide also will carry).
  • Diamox/Aspirin/pain killers
  • Lip balm/Mustard oil/Vaseline
  • Plasters
  • TCP, salt, mint, Vicks for sore throats