Kailash Manasarovar Yatra by Helicopter

Duration : 09 Nights / 10 Days
Destination : Kathmandu – Nepal - Manasarovar - Taklakot - Kathmandu


Day 01 : Kathmandu Arrival
Arrival at Kathmandu airport get assistance by our Kailash Yatra representative and escort to the Hotel, check into the tour program briefing at the evening, enjoy the delicious dinner, overnight stay in Katmandu, overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 02 : Kathmandu Sightseeing Fly To Nepalgunj
After breakfast take a half day sightseeing tour of Kathmanduincluding Pashupatinath, Boudhanath Temple. In the afternoon packing and preparation for Yatra and moving forwards to the Kailash Yatra and fly to Nepalgunj by domestic air, upon arrival at Nepal Gung Airport meet our representative and get transfer to Hotel or drive to Surkhet (approx 2 hrs) and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03 : Nepal To Hilsa & Drive To Taklakot
Early morning after breakfast take flight to Simikot (3500m). Rest for few hours and take Helicopterride to Hilsa. Arrive at Hilsa and take a drive to Taklakot. We will stay overnight in Taklakot, Overnight stay at Guest House.

Day 04 : In Taklakot
After breakfast entire day at leisure for acclimatize you body. In the afternoon short treks will be taken in preparation for the Kailash Yatra, overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 05 : Drive To Manasarovar Lake
You will see your first view of Mount Kailash and Mansarovar Lake after 3 hrs drive (90 kms) Taklakot to Manasarovar Take holy bath and perform Puja, Parikrama of Mansarovar Lake. After breakfast stay at Mansarovar lake side Lodge, overnight stay at Lake Manasarovar.

Day 06 : Manasarovar To Visit Asthapad , Nandi Parvat & Trek To Dirapuk
Early morning after breakfast take a drive to Asthapad you cansee abest & closest view of Mount Kailash. After short drive, we will reach Tarboche and visit Yamdwar. This is starting point for Kora. We will start trekking to Dirapuk (4860 m) which is 12 kms trek (5-6 hrs). Yatris who don’t want to trek around Kailash can go back to Darchen / Mansarovar and wait for group members, overnight stay at Lodge.

Day 07 : Dirapuk To Zuthulphuk Trek
After early breakfast start trekking from Dirapuk to Dolma La Pass to Zuthulpuk (4760 m) 22 km trek (7-8 hours trek). This is the most difficult journey throughout the Yatra since you have to trek up to the 18,600 ft. From descend to Gauri kund and further trek along with the river to Zuthulpuk. Reach Zuthulpuk and overnight stay at Lodge.

Day 08 : Drive To Taklakot
After early breakfast take a short Trek (2 hrs), after that we will drive to Taklakot via Darchen (4560m) , overnight stay at Lodge.

Day 09 : Drive Darchen To Hilsa & Fly Back To Kathmandu
Early morning after breakfast take drive to Hilsa – Nepalgunj/ Surkhet and fly back to Kathmandu (or proceed to Lucknow by Road.) overnight Stay at Hotel.

Day 10 : Kathmandu Departure
After breakfast get check out from the hotel and transfer to Kathmandu international Airport to board you flight and fly back home.

(Tour Services Ends)

The tour cost for Mount Kailash Manasarovar Yatra by Helicopter for 2015 is as below:
Helicopter Yatra Cost Per Person
For Indian Nationals: INR 169,000 Per Person
For Foreign Nationals & NRI: USD 3199 Per Person
For US Passport Holders: USD 3199 + 300 Per Person
*Rates are on twin sharing basis single room supplement will be extra and shall apply for Kathmandu part only

Nepal visa fee supplement:
Nri and foreigners us$ 25 per persons
Us passport holders us$ 40 per person
(Twin sharing / single occupancy will only be applicable in Kathmandu and Nepalganj whereas at all other places, dormatory / twin / triple sharing accommodation would be provided)

Cost Includes :

Arrival / departure transfers
2 night accommodation at Hotel Vaishali / Shanker (4 Star category hotel) on twin sharing & full board basis – vegetarian meals only.
1 Half day sightseeing Tour to Pashupatinath Temple & Bodhnath Stupa.
1 night accommodation at Hotel Batika on twin sharing & full board basis in Nepalganj.
3 night accommodation at Hotel County Peacock / Kailash on sharing & full board basis in Taklakot (meals to be prepared by our sherpa team).
1 night each accommodation at Manasarovar, Dirapuk and Zuthulpuk on full board basis (meals to be prepared by our sherpa team).
Kathmandu-Nepalgunj-Kathmandu Flight.
Nepalgunj-Simikot-Nepalgunj Flight.
Charter Heli flight from Simikot-Hilsa-Simikot.
Airport Taxes.
Special Simikot permit fee.
4500 Model Japanese Landcruiser on Tibet side.
Services of an English speaking Tibetan guide.
Trek staff comprising of experienced Nepali team leader, cook and a strong sherpa team.
Freshly cooked vegetarian meals.
Yaks & Yak-men for porterage during Kailash Parikarma.
All necessary travel permits.
Tibet / China VISA fee.
First aid-kit, medical Oxygen and Gaemow bag.
1 complimentary duffel bag and a certificate.
1 down jacket on returnable basis.

Cost not includes :

Extra cost in the event of delays due to any unforeseen reason for accommodation, meals and hiring of extra transportation.
Travel Insurance.
Evacuation cost in the event of sickness or emergency.
Expenses of personal nature viz. tips, porterage, laundry, beverages, pony hiring etc.
Hot water spring bathing fee at Chui Gompa.
Airfare to Kathmandu and back.
Anything not specifically mentioned in the clause, “The above cost includes”