Mount Kailash Tour via Helicopter

Holy Mount Kailash is well-noted place among the pilgrimage of Hindu, Buddhist, Bon, and Jain. Yearly thousands of people travel to Holy Mount Kailash for getting a blessing from Lord Shiva. The main route is by helicopter till Tibet boarder shera- Hilsa, then drive to Manasarover.

For luxury and short trip

For luxury and a short trip to Kailash Tour by helicopter is the best option. A helicopter is not allowed to land in Tibet, so it is till Hilsa of Nepal –Tibet border. We walk for 25 minutes to catch our vehicle in Tibet side to Taklakot, which is also known as Purang.

After that, we stay one extra night in Taklakot for the acclimatization toward Kailash. Then drive 200 Km to reach in holy Manasarovar Lake. This is the shortest route to reach Manasarovar and can consume time for a timeless pilgrim.

A short flight from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj or reach Nepalgunj via Lucknow, stay overnight in  Nepalgunj. Next Morning we will have a scheduled flight to Simikot, after formalities of Immigration, then we take Helicopter to Hilsa Nepal-Tibet border after immigration process of Tibet and continue to drive to Taklakot. This is the best and shortest route to reach Tibet for Kailash tour.

Day 01  Arrival in Kathmandu (TIA). Overnight at Hotel (1350m)

Day 02  Half-day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley.

Day 03   Fly to Nepalgunj and stay overnight

Day 04  Fly to Simikot (2910m). Overnight at Hotel

Day 05  Fly Simikot – Hilsa and reach Taklakot in Tibet (4025m). Overnight at Guest House

Day 06  Taklakot to Manasarovar (4550m – 2 Hours). Overnight at Guest House

Day 07  Manasarovar exploration and drive to Darchen (4575m – 1 Hour). Overnight at Guest House

Day 08  Start Kailash Kora and reach at Derapuk. (4920m – 5/6 Hours). Overnight at guest house

Day 09  Second day of Kailash Kora. Derapuk to Juthulpuk (4820m – 8/9 Hours)

Day 10  Juthulpuk to Hilsa. Overnight at Guest House

Day 11  Fly Hilsa – Simikot – Nepalgunj and Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel 

Day 12 Departure to Home

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu (TIA). Overnight at Hotel (1350m)

On your arrival at Kathmandu Airport, our company representative from Touch Kailash Travels & Tours will welcome you and transfer to hotel. After checking in the hotel, we will brief short about Kailash tour and other necessary information – Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 02 Half-day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley  

After breakfast, forward for a sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.

 

Day 03 Morning sightseeing in Kathmandu valley

Morning sightseeing in Kathmandu and after lunch, fly to Nepalgunj

 

Day 04 Fly Nepalgunj – Simikot (2910m). Overnight at Hotel

Simikot, a hilly area of Nepal with altitude of 2910 m is gateway for Kailash tour by Helicopter. Early Morning, drive to Nepalgunj airport to fly Simikot with schedule flight and it takes only 55 minutes with tiny aero-plane. Staying one overnight here is for body acclimatization in high altitude.

 

Day 05 Fly Simikot – Hilsa and reach Taklakot in Tibet (4025m). Overnight at Guest House

Fly with 5/6 chartered helicopter to Hilsa from Simikot. Cross Nepal – Tibet boarder after completion of the immigration process of Nepal and Tibet. 25 minutes flight only allows 10 kg bags for each person. Drive 27 km to Taklakot.

 

Day 06 Taklakot to Manasarovar (4550m – 2 Hours). Overnight at Guest House

After breakfast we start drive to reach one of the holy and beautiful lakes “MANASAROVER” – 4550m Elevation. It is 88 km distance from Taklakot to Manasarover, which takes 2 hours at the most. On the way, there is another lake called RAKAS Lake. We stop there for pictures and enjoy the view for few minutes. Then continue drive for Manasarover. When we reach there, check in guest house and take some rest. Meanwhile, lunch will be ready. After lunch, start drive to Manasarovar kora with vehicle.

 

Day 07 Manasarovar exploration and drive to Darchen (4575m – 1 Hour). Overnight at Guest House

Exploration and ritual puja at bank of Lake Manasarovar. You also can deep at Sarovar. After lunch short drive to Darchen. preparation for Kailash kora and overnight.

 

Day 08 Start Kailash Kora and arrive at Derapuk. (4920m – 5/6 Hours). Overnight at guest house

After breakfast, we drive to Tarboche (Valley of God), whoever book personal horse and helper waiting there for some formalities of Tibetan government. Start Kailash Kora. It takes 4-5 hours walking to reach in Derapuk, the north face of holy Kailash.

 

Day 09 Second day of Kailash Kora. Derapuk to Juthulpuk (4820m – 8/9 Hours)Today early morning have a breakfast and ready to walk long, hardest up and down. Our staff provides you packed lunch before start the walk. Few hours walking is going up till Dolmala Pass (5613m), this is our main destination of kailash kora. When we reach on the top of pass, take some picture and start to walk down as soon as possible, after few meters walking, there is Gaurikunda situated on the right and 200 meter down from the our trail. Continue walk down around 2 hours, we will meet flat trail and continue walking until Zuthulpuk. Total walking distance 22 km with 8-9 hours.

 

Day 10 Juthulpuk to Hilsa. Overnight at Guest HouseAfter early breakfast, walk 2 hours to catch our vehicle which takes us to Nepal boarder. Take lunch at Darchen prepared by our staff team, then continue drive to Nepal-Tibet boarder. Make immigration procedure to exit Tibet, after that walk until Hilsa in Nepal side and overnight.

 

Day 11 Fly Hilsa – Simikot – Nepalgunj and Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel Early morning after breakfast, fly from Hilsa to Simikot, then continue fly to Nepalgunj. In Nepalgunj our group can split if any member goes from Nepalgunj to Lucknow, and other member fly to Kathmandu. We will have short meeting about the whole yatra in the evening.

 

Day 12 Departure to Home we transfer you to international airport or any other destination around kathmandu valley. Service ends.

  • Airport pick up and drop
  • Halfday sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu twin sharing based
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Nepalgunj
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Simikot
  • Schedule flight of Kathmandu-Nepaljung-Kathmandu
  • Schedule flight of Nepaljung-Simikot-Nepaljung
  • Chartered helicopter from Simikot-Hilsa-Simikot
  • group sharing guesthouse in Kailash part as per itinerary
  • Buffet Indian veg. meals (breakfast/dinner/packed lunch) during the trip
  • transportation by bus/van
  • Truck to keep goods, your bid bags and foods
  • Kailash permit and visa
  • Entrace fees of Lake Manasarovar and kailash
  • All camping equipment for kitchen
  • Enough oxygen cylinders and pillow
  • Yaks & Yak men for luggage during Kailash Parikrama.
  • All service charges and taxes
  • Personal Horse and Helper during Kailash Parikrama/ Kailash Round/ Kailash Kora
  • Using extra nights in hotel/ guesthouse (except the hotels mentioned in the itinerary)
  • Rescue/ evacuation or all the extra costs incurred due to split from the main group or serious health condition
  • insurance
  • Expenses of Personal nature
  • Any extra expenses due to flight delay/ cancel with valid reason
  • Any extra cost due to late permit/visa from Tibet part
  • Tipping to staffs
  • Hotel/ Guest house upgrading

Outline Itinerary

Day 01  Arrival in Kathmandu (TIA). Overnight at Hotel (1350m)

Day 02  Half-day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley.

Day 03   Fly to Nepalgunj and stay overnight

Day 04  Fly to Simikot (2910m). Overnight at Hotel

Day 05  Fly Simikot – Hilsa and reach Taklakot in Tibet (4025m). Overnight at Guest House

Day 06  Taklakot to Manasarovar (4550m – 2 Hours). Overnight at Guest House

Day 07  Manasarovar exploration and drive to Darchen (4575m – 1 Hour). Overnight at Guest House

Day 08  Start Kailash Kora and reach at Derapuk. (4920m – 5/6 Hours). Overnight at guest house

Day 09  Second day of Kailash Kora. Derapuk to Juthulpuk (4820m – 8/9 Hours)

Day 10  Juthulpuk to Hilsa. Overnight at Guest House

Day 11  Fly Hilsa – Simikot – Nepalgunj and Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel 

Day 12 Departure to Home

Detail Itinerary

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu (TIA). Overnight at Hotel (1350m)

On your arrival at Kathmandu Airport, our company representative from Touch Kailash Travels & Tours will welcome you and transfer to hotel. After checking in the hotel, we will brief short about Kailash tour and other necessary information – Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 02 Half-day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley  

After breakfast, forward for a sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.

 

Day 03 Morning sightseeing in Kathmandu valley

Morning sightseeing in Kathmandu and after lunch, fly to Nepalgunj

 

Day 04 Fly Nepalgunj – Simikot (2910m). Overnight at Hotel

Simikot, a hilly area of Nepal with altitude of 2910 m is gateway for Kailash tour by Helicopter. Early Morning, drive to Nepalgunj airport to fly Simikot with schedule flight and it takes only 55 minutes with tiny aero-plane. Staying one overnight here is for body acclimatization in high altitude.

 

Day 05 Fly Simikot – Hilsa and reach Taklakot in Tibet (4025m). Overnight at Guest House

Fly with 5/6 chartered helicopter to Hilsa from Simikot. Cross Nepal – Tibet boarder after completion of the immigration process of Nepal and Tibet. 25 minutes flight only allows 10 kg bags for each person. Drive 27 km to Taklakot.

 

Day 06 Taklakot to Manasarovar (4550m – 2 Hours). Overnight at Guest House

After breakfast we start drive to reach one of the holy and beautiful lakes “MANASAROVER” – 4550m Elevation. It is 88 km distance from Taklakot to Manasarover, which takes 2 hours at the most. On the way, there is another lake called RAKAS Lake. We stop there for pictures and enjoy the view for few minutes. Then continue drive for Manasarover. When we reach there, check in guest house and take some rest. Meanwhile, lunch will be ready. After lunch, start drive to Manasarovar kora with vehicle.

 

Day 07 Manasarovar exploration and drive to Darchen (4575m – 1 Hour). Overnight at Guest House

Exploration and ritual puja at bank of Lake Manasarovar. You also can deep at Sarovar. After lunch short drive to Darchen. preparation for Kailash kora and overnight.

 

Day 08 Start Kailash Kora and arrive at Derapuk. (4920m – 5/6 Hours). Overnight at guest house

After breakfast, we drive to Tarboche (Valley of God), whoever book personal horse and helper waiting there for some formalities of Tibetan government. Start Kailash Kora. It takes 4-5 hours walking to reach in Derapuk, the north face of holy Kailash.

 

Day 09 Second day of Kailash Kora. Derapuk to Juthulpuk (4820m – 8/9 Hours)Today early morning have a breakfast and ready to walk long, hardest up and down. Our staff provides you packed lunch before start the walk. Few hours walking is going up till Dolmala Pass (5613m), this is our main destination of kailash kora. When we reach on the top of pass, take some picture and start to walk down as soon as possible, after few meters walking, there is Gaurikunda situated on the right and 200 meter down from the our trail. Continue walk down around 2 hours, we will meet flat trail and continue walking until Zuthulpuk. Total walking distance 22 km with 8-9 hours.

 

Day 10 Juthulpuk to Hilsa. Overnight at Guest HouseAfter early breakfast, walk 2 hours to catch our vehicle which takes us to Nepal boarder. Take lunch at Darchen prepared by our staff team, then continue drive to Nepal-Tibet boarder. Make immigration procedure to exit Tibet, after that walk until Hilsa in Nepal side and overnight.

 

Day 11 Fly Hilsa – Simikot – Nepalgunj and Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel Early morning after breakfast, fly from Hilsa to Simikot, then continue fly to Nepalgunj. In Nepalgunj our group can split if any member goes from Nepalgunj to Lucknow, and other member fly to Kathmandu. We will have short meeting about the whole yatra in the evening.

 

Day 12 Departure to Home we transfer you to international airport or any other destination around kathmandu valley. Service ends.

Cost Include

  • Airport pick up and drop
  • Halfday sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu twin sharing based
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Nepalgunj
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Simikot
  • Schedule flight of Kathmandu-Nepaljung-Kathmandu
  • Schedule flight of Nepaljung-Simikot-Nepaljung
  • Chartered helicopter from Simikot-Hilsa-Simikot
  • group sharing guesthouse in Kailash part as per itinerary
  • Buffet Indian veg. meals (breakfast/dinner/packed lunch) during the trip
  • transportation by bus/van
  • Truck to keep goods, your bid bags and foods
  • Kailash permit and visa
  • Entrace fees of Lake Manasarovar and kailash
  • All camping equipment for kitchen
  • Enough oxygen cylinders and pillow
  • Yaks & Yak men for luggage during Kailash Parikrama.
  • All service charges and taxes

Cost Exclude

  • Personal Horse and Helper during Kailash Parikrama/ Kailash Round/ Kailash Kora
  • Using extra nights in hotel/ guesthouse (except the hotels mentioned in the itinerary)
  • Rescue/ evacuation or all the extra costs incurred due to split from the main group or serious health condition
  • insurance
  • Expenses of Personal nature
  • Any extra expenses due to flight delay/ cancel with valid reason
  • Any extra cost due to late permit/visa from Tibet part
  • Tipping to staffs
  • Hotel/ Guest house upgrading
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Trip Facts

  • Drolma la at approx.5,470 m /18,525ft
  • Leisure-moderate
  • Hotels, Guest-House / Lodge & camping
  • Private vehicle & flight
  • Yes