Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Package From Kathmandu 2024
Our Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Package From Kathmandu 2024 is starting from Rs 200000 Per Person for Indian Passport holders. For NRI is starting from USD 3500 per Person. The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is a sacred pilgrimage undertaken by Hindus and Buddhists to the holy Lake Manasarovar and Mount Kailash in Tibet. The journey is considered to be one of the most arduous and challenging in the world, but also one of the most rewarding and spiritually enriching experiences.
The yatra typically takes place over a period of two weeks and covers a distance of around 600 kilometers. The journey begins from Kathmandu, where pilgrims undergo a medical check-up and receive a briefing on the safety aspects of the trip. They are then taken by bus or jeep to Nyalam, located at an altitude of 3,750 meters.
From Nyalam, pilgrims begin the trek to Lake Mansarovar which takes around four days. The lake is situated at an altitude of 4,570 meters and is considered to be one of the highest freshwater lakes in the world. It is also said to be the source of some of Asia's major rivers including the Indus, Ganges and Brahmaputra.
After spending time at Lake Mansarovar, pilgrims begin the trek to Mount Kailash which takes another three days. Mount Kailash is located at an altitude of 6,714 meters and is considered to be one of the most sacred mountains in Asia. It is believed to be the abode of Lord Shiva and is revered by
Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Package from Kathmandu
The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is a pilgrimage to Mount Kailash, the abode of Lord Shiva, and Lake Mansarovar, the sacred body of water associated with him. The journey is considered to be one of the most holy and difficult in the world, and only those who are prepared for it both physically and spiritually should attempt it.
There are a number of different ways to make the journey, depending on your time frame and budget. The shortest and most popular route is from Kathmandu in Nepal, which takes around 10 days. This route starts with a flight to Lhasa in Tibet, followed by a drive to Lake Mansarovar and then a trek up to Mount Kailash.
If you have more time available, you can opt for a longer route from Delhi which takes around 3 weeks. This includes an overland journey through some of the most beautiful scenery in India and Nepal. As well as a stop at Simikot before reaching Tibet. Alternatively, there are also packages available which include a helicopter ride part of the way, which can reduce the overall journey time by several days.Whichever option you choose, undertaking the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Package from Kathmandu is sure to be a once in a lifetime experience that you will never forget.
The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Tour
The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is a popular Hindu pilgrimage that takes place every year in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. The yatra is considered to be one of the most sacred and challenging pilgrimages in Hinduism. As it involves a journey to the holy mountain of Kailash and the nearby Lake Mansarovar.
However, the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is not without its challenges. The high altitude and harsh conditions can make the journey difficult for many pilgrims. Particularly those who are not used to walking long distances. In addition, there are often political tensions between India and China (which controls access to Mount Kailash). Which can make travel to the area difficult or even impossible in some years.
Overall, undertaking the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra can be a rewarding experience, both spiritually and physically. However, it is important to be prepared for the challenges that may be encountered along the way.
What to Expect on the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra
The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is a sacred pilgrimage that takes place every year in the high Himalayan region. It is believed that this holy journey will cleanse the sins of a lifetime and bestow upon the pilgrim, salvation. The yatra typically lasts for around 21 days and covers a distance of approximately 525 kilometers.
During the yatra, pilgrims will visit some of the most sacred sites in the region. Including Lake Manasarovar, Mount Kailash, and the source of the River Ganges. They will also get the opportunity to meet with local Tibetan monks and learn about their culture and way of life.
Pilgrims should expect to trek for long hours each day, often in difficult terrain. They should be prepared for extreme weather conditions, including cold temperatures and high altitudes. It is essential that they listen to their guides and follow all safety instructions.Those undertaking the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra can expect an unforgettable experience that will leave them changed forever.
Detailed Day Wise Itinerary
Day: 1 Arrival at Kathmandu
On arrival at Kathmandu Airport, Pick-up & transfer to the hotel. Evening Aarti & darshan at Pashupatinath Temple. Dinner & overnight at Hotel.
Day: 2 Kathmandu to Lhasa
The morning after breakfast drive, check-out from the hotel & transfer to Kathmandu Airport to board the flight at 11:30 AM. After 1 Hrs flying, Arrival at Gonggar airport (1 hr flying) and drive to Lhasa city (90 km/1 hr). Evening free for acclimatization/Leisure.
Day: 3 Lhasa
Rest day in Lhasa for acclimatization. Visit sightseeing monuments in Lhasa: Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple & Barkhor Square.
Day: 4 Lhasa – Shigatse – Lhasa By Train (250 Kms/3 Hrs each side)
The morning after breakfast drive, board the train (World’s highest train route) for Shigatse (250 Kms/3 Hrs travel time). The train passes through 6 stations & mesmerizing scenic beauty. Evening back to the hotel at Lhasa for an overnight stay.
Day: 5 Lhasa To Ali
After breakfast board, the flight at 8 AM from Lhasa to Ali. After 2.5 Hrs flying, on arrival at Ali, Receive a Tibetan guide and transfer to the hotel at Ali. Lunch at the hotel. Day free for acclimatization.
Day: 6 ALI to Mansarovar Lake (200 Kms/3 Hrs)
The morning after breakfast dvrive, check-out from the hotel & transfer to Mansarovar Lake by road. On arrival, do the rituals, take a holy bath at Mansarovar Lake. After Parikrama of the lake (approx. 80 Kms). Overnight stays at Guesthouse (dormitory) at hardly 500-600 meters from the Lake.
Day: 7 Mansarovar – Yamdwar – Darchen
The morning after leisurely breakfast, transfer to Yamdwar (approx. 40 Kms/1 Hrs). Spend your day for Rituals & Pooja at Yamdwar. Later back to the hotel at Darchen (Approx 10 Kms) for an overnight stay.
Day: 8 Darchen to Ali
After Breakfast drive, transfer to Kunshal Airport at Ali (230 Kms/3 Hrs) to board the flight for Lhasa at 10 AM. On arrival at Gonggar Airport at Lhasa. Pick-up & transfer to the hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure.
Day: 9 Lhasa to Kathmandu
The morning after breakfast, check-out from the hotel & transfer to the airport at Lhasa to board the flight at 10:30 AM. On arrival at Kathmandu, pick-up & transfer to the hotel. Evening free for own activity.
Day: 10 Drop at Kathmandu Airport
The morning after leisurely breakfast, check-out from the hotel & transfer to Kathmandu Airport to board the flight for onward journey.
Tour Terminates here
KAILASH TOUR BOOKING PROCESS
Kailash Mansarovar From Kathmandu Schedule 2022
|May 2022||19th & 27th|
|June 2022||10th (Full Moon),19 & 27th|
|July 2022||9th (Full Moon) & 19th|
|August 2022||7th (Full Moon),16th ,23rd & 29th|
|Sep 2022||6th (Full Moon)|
It is our most important aim that you enjoy your holiday and that we earn your trust. However, we are not responsible for any cancellation due to any industrial disputes, Technical failure of any type of transport we use, loss of earnings, late arrivals or force majeure, or any items beyond our control. Any time after booking, if you wish to cancel your trip, you must notify Global Connect Hospitality in writing. Once we receive your notice, the cancellation will take effect subject to the following:
- Cancellation takes place in before 101 days prior to your departure date, your 97% payment will be refunded.
- Cancellation takes place between 100 days to 30 days prior to your departure date, your payment will be refunded except the non-refundable deposit of INR 9999/USD 150.
- If Cancellation takes place between 29 days to 11 days prior to your departure date, your payment will be refunded except the cancellation charges of INR 35000/USD 500.
- Cancellation takes place between 10 days to 2 days prior to your departure date, your payment will be refunded except the cancellation charges of INR 75000/USD 1100.
- Cancellation takes place within 2 days prior to your departure date, 100% of the amount will be charged at cancellation charges hence no refund.
6 Month Valid Passport from travel date with 6 passport size photographs
Our company will provide oxygen cylinder in an emergency. Usually, an oxygen cylinder is not required. However, some pilgrims prefer to carry their own handy oxygen cylinders. You may buy a small portable cylinder in Tibet. It may cost approx. Yuan 20-30 Per cylinder.
Food during Yatra
Our cooks will be traveling with you during the entire trip. Our Staff will carry all necessary cooking items and will provide Indian vegetarian food during the Yatra.
No, we do not have any age restrictions. If you are physically fit, you may travel but sometimes Chinese Authorities do not permit people aged 70 or above. We insist everyone consult with their doctor and must mention that you are going to high altitude. Many old-aged people traveled with us and have successfully done the Parikrama.
Temperature and Weather : (Tibet Average Climate in Month)
- May: 5-18 ºC Day Time / -1-10ºC Night-Time.
- June: 8-22 ºC Day Time / 1-11ºC Night Time.
- July: 10-22 ºC Day Time / 2-12ºC Night Time.
- Aug: 8-22 ºC Day Time / 0-11ºC Night Time.
- Sep: 7 – 19 ºC Day Time / 0-10ºC Night Time.
IMPORTANT PRE-DEPARTURE INFORMATION
Casual wear and comfortable walking shoes are recommended to travel to Tibet. Be sure to bring warm clothing as nights and early mornings can be quite chilly to downright cold. Indian woman Pilgrims are strictly advised not to wear Sari. Bring all the medicines, cosmetics, personal toilet items, etc. that you need at home as these are difficult (if not impossible) to obtain on the way. A small first aid kit is also a good idea. Also, quite useful to have a route map, to know where you are going and have been each day.
What to take
Winter wear: Gore-Tex material though expensive is highly recommended to beat the chilling cold. Also, carry down jacket, raincoat or windbreakers, thermal underwears, Jackets, warm trousers & woolen shirts (cotton will also do), warm sweaters, woolen gloves, sun hat, sunglass, comfortable shoes, light leather boots in case of snow, woolen balaclava (‘monkey cap’) & scarf/dust mask to protect your eyes & nose from dust and cold.
Bring with you
Snacks along the way. Chocolates, dry fruit, toffees, glucose; ‘nankeen, etc. Strong water bottle & water purifying tablets. Personal medical kit and Diamox tablet (for high altitude), Sunglasses (to protect your eyes from UV, which is especially strong in high altitudes), sunblock or sunscreen lotion, wet tissues (Fresh-ones are excellent to wipe off the dust), clothes-line/clips, needle & thread, deo-spray (handy for smelly boots/feet and for a round of spray in the toilet tent!), toilet paper, torch & spare batteries, daypack (small shoulder bag), Camera & films, Binocular.
This is one of the toughest high-altitude road journeys on earth. You Must be physically fit – no two ways about that. Generally, patients with asthma & heart problems have a problem acclimatizing to high altitudes. In your interests, it is essential that you be examined by your doctor to know about your health condition and your ability to cope up with the rigors of high altitude travel for days in ‘no road’ conditions, extreme cold, dust, trekking to an altitude of 19500ft during the Parikrama, etc.
As you are traveling over high terrain, you are likely to experience symptoms and discomfort of altitude sickness (headache, loss of appetite, nausea, exhaustion, sleeplessness, breathlessness, etc.) until your body adjusts to the elevation. This can take a couple of days or more depending on an individual. For this reason alone, we have made it mandatory to stay 2 nights at Kerung before moving on to the higher altitudes. Be calm, and do not exercise. Do not drink alcohol or smoke prior to and during the tour. We also recommend you carry a strip of Diamox tablets. Do consult your physician on the dosage. We provide a Gamow bag (a special equipment to prevent sickness from high altitude) on this tour.
The unit of Chinese currency is Yuan. USD 1 = 6.00 Yuan. 1 Yuan = INR 10.00 approx, Money can exchange at the Bank of China at Zhangmu or from the locals at Zhangmu or Kodari. Exchange all your remaining Yuan at the end of the trip at Zhangmu itself before re-entering Nepal.
Risks & Liability
Therefore, the company and its counterpart shall not be responsible for any change and alteration in the program due to unavoidable circumstances such as landslide, road blockage, flood, snow, political unrest, cancellation of flight, delay arrival, delay issue of permit and visa, sickness or accidents. Any extra cost incurred thereof shall be borne by the clients on the spot.