Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Via Lhasa
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Significance of the Pilgrimage
The Pilgrimage is a journey that is taken by Hindus to the sacred site of Mount Kailash. This act is believed to cleanse the soul and bring one closer to salvation. The act of taking this journey is also seen as a way to pay homage to the Hindu god, Shiva. In addition, the pilgrimage is seen as a way of making a connection with the natural world and all of its beauty.
The Pilgrimage is a journey or search of great moral significance. Typically, it is a journey to a sacred place or shrine of personal importance to the individual. Pilgrimages have been a part of every major religion and have been taken by believers for centuries.
The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is a Hindu pilgrimage that takes place in the Tibetan region of China. Hindus believe that Mount Kailash is the home of Lord Shiva, one of the most important deities in the Hindu pantheon. The yatra involves a strenuous trek up to the mountaintop, as well as making offerings and performing rituals at various shrines along the way.
The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is significant for Hindus because it is an opportunity to connect with Lord Shiva and receive his blessings. The arduous journey itself is also seen as a purification process, helping pilgrims to let go of negative karma and attain spiritual enlightenment. For many Hindus, undertaking the yatra is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will stay with them forever.
Detailed Day Wise Itinerary
Day: 1 Arrival at Kathmandu
Arrive in Kathmandu, our representative will meet at the airport. Get assistance for transfer and escort to the Hotel. Check-in and relax. Program briefing will be done at the evening. Dinner and overnight stay in Kathmandu.
Day: 2 Kathmandu Sightseeing
After breakfast start to Katmandu sightseeing including Pashupatinath and Budha Neelkanth Darshan, back to the hotel, and the rest of the day is free for shopping & packing, overnight stay in Katmandu.
Day : 3 Kathmandu- Lhasa (3750 Meter)
The morning after Breakfast, transfer to Airport to catch the flight for Lhasa. On arrival, our representative will meet at the airport. Get assistance for transfer and escort to the Hotel. Day free for Acclimatisation
Day: 4 Local Sightseeing & Acclimatisation at Lhasa
Full-day Lhasa city tour, visit world-famous Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple & Barkhor, etc. Overnight Stay in Lhasa.
Day: 5 Lhasa- Sighaste (300 Kms)
The morning after breakfast, check-out from the hotel & proceed to Sighaste for approx 8 Hrs journey via road. visit Tashilungpo Monastery where the world’s highest (33MT) gold-gilded statue of future Buddha Maitreya is located. Dinner & Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day: 6 Sighaste – Saga (340 Kms)
The morning after breakfast, check-out from the hotel & proceed to Saga by road. On arrival, check-in at the hotel for dinner & overnight stay.
Day: 7 Saga – Mansarovar Lake (4500 Mts – 385 Kms)
Start the day with a healthy breakfast. Check-out from your guesthouse and proceed from Dongba to Mansarovar. This journey by your luxury coach is for 7 hours through the beautiful scenery of the Himalayas. It is the first part of the Mansarovar Parikrama by vehicle. On reaching Mansarovar, you will be accommodated in the Guesthouse located on the banks of Mansarovar Lake.
Day : 8 Mansarovar To Darchen (4600 M) – 30 Kms
Today conduct your holy pilgrimage at Mansarovar Lake. You will be taken to the special point at the banks of Mansarovar Lake. Here you can take a dip in the blessed water. Attend the Pooja, hawan, and other spiritual activities according to your traditions. After your divine undertakings, proceed to Darchen a journey of 30 Kms. Overnight stay is arranged at the hotel.
Day: 9 Darchen To Diraphuk (4890 M) – 18 Kms
Today is the first day of Kailash Parikrama. The journey is to be started at the early hours of the morning as early as possible, after having breakfast. Your luxury coach drives up to Yumdwar (10 Kms), after which you have an arduous trek for about 4 to 5 hours. The horse can be hired at extra cost for pilgrims unable to walk. Yaks will carry the kitchen utensils and other equipment for the Yatra. Overnight stay at a guesthouse in Diraphuk.
Day: 10 Diraphuk To Zhulthulphuk (4790 M) – 22 Km
This day is the most strenuous in the Yatra. Pilgrims pass through Dolma-La Pass on foot. Snuggled at the height of 5400 meters, the weather is highly unpredictable as at any time snowstorm occurs. Start the journey as early as possible, post breakfast. En-route, make a stop for Darshan of Gaurikund. On arriving Zhulthulphuk, overnight stay at Guesthouse.
Day: 11 Zhulthulphuk To Saga
After Breakfast, we will trek around 8 km. We will be reaching the point, where our vehicle will be waiting to drive us to Darchen, parikarma (Circuit) ends. After Lunch, we will drive to Darchen via Manasarovar Horchu. Overnight stay at the guesthouse.
Day: 12 Saga – Sighate (4000 M – 375 Km)
The morning after breakfast, check-out from the hotel & proceed to Sighaste. On arrival, check-in at the Hotel/Guest House.
Day: 13 Sighaste- Lahasa (3750 M – 300 Kms)
The morning after Breakfast, drive for Lhasa. On arrival, evening free for shopping. Dinner & overnight stay at the hotel.
Day: 14 Lhasa- Kathmandu
The morning after Breakfast, transfer to Airport to catch a flight for Lhasa. On Arrival at Kathmandu. Overnight In Kathmandu.
Day: 15 Departure
After a leisurely breakfast, check out from the hotel. Get assistance for transfer to the airport. Depart for home or next destination rejuvenated with the blessings of Lord Shiva and the absolving pilgrimage to Kailash Mansarovar.
This Yatra complete here with lifetime blessings of Lord Shiva
KAILASH TOUR BOOKING PROCESS
- Fill up Kailash Yatra Booking Form, scan a colored image of your passport.
- Send the soft copy of the Booking form & passport at [email protected]
- Transfer booking amount to Global Connect Hospitality account & share transaction details on [email protected]
- Pay the balance amount 15 months before the Yatra date.
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.