Fixed Departure Dates For 2011Overland Dates
September: 1,4,6,8,11,13Overland full moon dates at Manasarover
Travel Itinerary of Kathmandu to Kailash Mansarovar Yatra.
DRIVE In / DRIVE Out
16 Days Kailash & Mansarovar Itinerary
Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel. O/n at hotel.
Day 02 AM: Visit Pashupatinath Temple and Budanilkantha. PM: Briefing & preparation for trip. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03 Drive to Kodari After immigration formalities drive to Nyalam (3900m). Overnight at Guest House.
Day 04 Nyalam. Full day rest day for acclimatization.
Day 05 Drive Nyalam to Saga (4300 m), approx. 230 km. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 06 Drive Saga to Prayang (4540m), approx. 260 km Overnight at Guest House.
Day 07 Drive 265km to Horque near Mansarovar (4530 m) Overnight at Guest House.
Day 08 Start a morning pleasant drive around Lake Mansarovar (30km) reaching Chiu Gompa Overnight at Guest House.
Day 09 Drive to Darchen (4620 m) base camp of Kailash. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 10 Commence trek/Parikarma (KORA) to Dira-puk (4860 m) approx. 20 km. Overnight at Tented Camp.
Day 11 Proceed to Zutul-phuk (4760 m) via Dolmala pass (5800m) approx 18 km. Overnight at Tented Camp.
Day 12 Trek about 10km, drive to Prayang. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 13 Drive Prayang to Saga. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 14 Drive Saga to Nyalam. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 15 Drive to Zhangmu, after completing Chinese immigration and drive back to Kathmandu . Overnight at hotel.
Day 16 Departure transfer to Airport to connect flight for onward journey.
Cost includes the following services:
*3 Nights accommodation with breakfast lunch & dinner [Pure veg. Meals] Kathandu.
*Accommodation in Tibet with breakfast lunch & dinner [Pure veg. Meals] using Guest Houses except during Kailash Parikarma accommodation will be at Tented camp.
*Mineral water throughout Kailash yatra.
*Kathmandu Apt. arrival and departure transfers by coach.
*One half-day Kathmandu s/s covering Pahsupatinath & Budanilkantha by coach.
*Kathamndu-Kodari-Kathamndu transfer by coach.
*Use of 4500 model Land cruisers with the accommodation of 4 persons in each Land cruisers.
*Supporting truck to carry luggage, foodstuff, equipment etc.
*Yak & Yakmen for trekking equipment and food during Kailash Parikarma.
*Highly qualified and experienced Sherpa staff throughout the trip.
*All camping gears.
*Air compressor bag [Gamo Bag]. *First Aid Kit. *Oxygen Cylinder.
Permit / Fees:
*Permit. *Normal Chinese Visa fee.
*Satellite Phone [will be charged as per the use]
*Local Mobile [Chinese, will be charged as per the use]
*Certificates.Following services are not included in the Cost:
*All personal expenses.
*Single Room Supplement in Kathmandu.
*Personal use of pony/porter/Yak during Parikarma [Kora].
*Personal call from Satellite Phone or Chinese Mobile as per the use.
*Extra cost incurred in the event of natural calamities such as landslide & heavy snowfall in the route of journey.
*Service which are not mentioned above in inclusion part.