Imagine completing your Kailash Mansarovar Yatra by Road 2020 in just 14 days – without any physical hardship and in the swiftest possible manner. It’s possible with Comfort My Travel.
Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is considered the pinnacle of religious destinations for Hindu Pilgrims. The journey is a bit difficult but our highly experienced Comfort My Travel guides make traveling a breeze. With the land tour and better infrastructure of roads, the journey will not leave you tired. The Mansarovar tour via road will be the best tour of your life seeing nature at its finest is one of the main reasons to enjoy a road trip yatra. This road yatra will allow you to get off the beaten path and see actual communities and natural wonders and will be one of the most fabulous experiences of your life. This road yatra will be a lot more detailed and relaxed. The 14-day journey.
The first day of our journey starts with the arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Our representative welcomes all tourists and transferred to their respective hotels. Check in to rooms follow this. Stay at a 3-star hotel on sharing basis.
Distance covered: 0 kms, Altitude: 1400m, Meals: Dinner.
After the breakfast at the hotel, we start on our sightseeing tour in Kathmandu wherein we visit Pashupatinath Temple and Budhanilkanth Temple, both holding religious regards to Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu. After this, we return to our hotels for lunch. In the evening, we shall have a briefing and introduction session for all group members. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Distance covered: 0 kms, Altitude: 1400m, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.
We leave after breakfast on a bus to Dhunche. This drive isn't long in distance but the traffic can make it tiring. Upon reaching Dhunche/Shyabru, the stay would be in a hotel or lodge. Dinner shall be served.
Distance covered: 130 kms. Altitude: 3200m, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Again, we leave after breakfast for the Nepalese border Rasuwagadi which is 15 kms from Shyabru. We complete our immigration formalities, we cross the border on foot to reach China. All pilgrims then get transferred to their Chinese bus. Tibetans shall guide the tour. The
food material shall be loaded into the buses by the accompanying Nepalese Sherpas. On arrival to Keyrong, we check into our rooms and take rest. Hot tea or coffee shall be served with light snacks. You may walk around in the nearby markets and dinner shall be served after that. Overnight stay at a guesthouse.
Distance covered: 125 kms, Altitude: 3700m, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner.
We rest on this day for acclimatization of climate in Tibet. Our tour manager shall guide you for a short hike in around Keyrong which will help you to adjust with the harsh climate.
Distance covered: 0 kms, Altitude: 3700m, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
We drive through the mountains followed by plains with a splendid picturesque view of lake Pieko-Tso. We cross river Tsangpo (Brahmaputra) for the north and arrive at a settlement of Saga. As we move, the landscape changes to the beautiful high plains of Tibet. We further drive to New Dongba and stay overnight at guesthouse or lodge.
Distance: 380 kms, Altitude: 4750m, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner.
This is an important day where we leave at 7:30 AM after breakfast. We take a short break at Mayumla Pass for permit formalities and lunch after which we cross the Mayumla and Paryang country. We stop before heading into our camps/guesthouses for permit formalities, which can be used for praying. After this, we drive to our guesthouse at Chiu Gompa which depends upon the permission of local authorities. We complete approximately 70% of Lake Mansarovar Parikrama today and the rest shall be completed after the Kailash trek. You will have a significant moment in the Lake Mansarovar which shall be the best moment of your life. You can also visit Chiu Gompa Monastery. Stay in the guesthouse.
Distance covered: 310 kms, Altitude: 4600m, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
After the breakfast and holy dip in Lake Mansarovar, we arrange Pooja and havan for you. The crew shall provide everything that you need. After finishing this, we head for lunch and then we head for Darchen, which is a major administrative hub of Kailash. You can stroll around here at markets. The stay shall be in the guesthouse.
Distance covered: 40kms, Altitude: 4650m, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
After breakfast, we head to Tarboche. All tourists can pass through Yam Dwar before the trek
starts. The tourists not going for Parikrama can stay at the guesthouse for two nights. The journey ahead shall be carried on foot. Horses or yaks can be hired by those willing to and shall be guided by Tibetan guides on payment basis. Food shall be carried on Yaks and travellers should carry their lunch and hot drinkable water. We gradually ascend through the banks of the glacial river so that it becomes easier to reach Derapukh within 4-6 hours. The temperature at Darchen shall be below zero and all tourists shall stay at guesthouses and dinner with soup shall be served upon reaching.
Altitude: 5056m, Meals: Breakfast, a packed meal for lunch and light dinner.
Waking up early before dawn to catch the golden sunrise of Mount Kailash. After breakfast, we leave for Zuthulphuk, which is the toughest trek. We climb continuously for 3-4 hours and steep down to Gauri Kunda and up to a flat valley for 2.5 hours and then another 2 hours flat walk. All travellers shouldn't forget their packed lunch and hot drinkable water before starting to trek. We shall take a break after crossing Gauri Kunda for lunch. The downtown journey wouldn't be easy as it will be downhill with loose stones. Then after a flat trail, we reach Zuthulphuk. Even the travellers on horses will have to walk 2-3 hours while coming down from Dolma La. The stay at Zuthulphuk shall be at guesthouses and after dinner, you can sleep early in your warm bed.
Altitude: 5650m, Distance: 22kms trek, Meals: Breakfast, packed lunch and dinner.
This is the last day of Trek after breakfast we begin our final journey on foot to Darchen. Your transport will pick you up from Darchen. The road is accessible and upon reaching Darchen you will join other group members. We have lunch at Darchen and then head towards Dongba by completing the rest 30% of the Parikrama at Lake Mansarovar. The night stay shall be at guesthouses.
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Distance: 08 kms Trek and 340 kms drive.
We leave after breakfast to Keyrong where we pass the beautiful town of Saga. Our journey consists of the beautiful view of Brahmaputra river, Tibetan plains, Himalayas, Shishapangma and the Pieko-Tso lake. We drive on evenly pitched roads as we reach Keyrong where we stay overnight.
Distance covered: 310 kms. Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
We leave after breakfast for a drive to Keyrong border. After this, we take a walk to the Nepalese
immigration control in Rasuwagadhi and get into our vehicles for the Nepalese border. Drive further to Kathmandu is followed. The drive might take 7-10 hours depending upon the traffic. Dinner and stay at Kathmandu.
Distance: 270 kms. Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
After breakfast, all tourists shall be transferred to the Tribhuvan International Airport in the bus to head back home.
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There 6 different routes and duration/cost will vary depending on route type:- 1.Ex Lucknow via Helicopter Cost per head - 1.75 lacs INR+ GST Duration - 9D/8N. 2. Ex Kathmandu via Helicopter Cost per head -1.85 lacs INR+GST Duration -11D/10N 3. VIP Yatra - Ex Nepalganj via Helicopter Cost per head - 5.20 lacs INR+ GST Duration - 3D/2N 4. By Road - Ex Kathmandu Cost per head - 1.35 lacs INR+ GST Duration - 14D/13N 5. Ex Kathmandu via Lhasa Cost per person -2.25 lacs INR+GST Duration - 15D/14N 6. Kailash Mansarovar inner and Nandi Kota Yatra Cost per person - 1.80 lacs INR+ GST Duration -18D/17N ** cost are subject to revision as per company discretion
Age recommendation to pursue Kailash Yatra as per statutory guidelines are 10-70 years. Any person undertaking Kailash Yatra should be medically fit with no serious health condition and breathing related issues as this involves trekking and long hours walk. It is at the sole discretion of person whether to take inner Kora Parikrama while on Mansarovar Yatra, however it is easy for most of the pilgrims from blessings of Lord. Note - Local authorities or Govt. or guides may reject a person to undertake Yatra basis the medical fitness and no refund in this case can be claimed from Comfort my travel / associates if rejection is by local authorities / officials.
Pilgrims on sacred journey to Kailash should expect basic accommodation with soul food (vegetarian) and basic facilities. It can be guesthouses, monasteries it basic lodging facility during the yatra. Few good facility hotels are now mushrooming around Nepalgunj, Saga, Burang and Darchen. Around Mansarovar lake there are only tents / Guest houses available with very basic facilities like toilets and normal food. While on treks tents or lodge facility is available.
Generally facilities are very basic and sometimes you might face difficulty to find hygienic and clean toilets Common toilets or public toilets are common sight during your Yatra. Don’t lost hope there are also some good toilet facility near Taklakot, Saga and Darchen region while on Kailash Yatra Indian / western style toilet preference are available for pilgrims having issues with knees or orthopaedic condition , however pilgrims should inform their local guides beforehand so that they will intimate about the availability and places where these facilities are available . During trek to Mt. Kailash / Kora Parikrama / circumambulation there are no toilets available and open air toilets are generally used and dug pit holes toilets are made available.
Breakfast are generally healthy and nutritive like complain, corn flakes, fruits like banana, apples along with tea / coffee. Bread butter and fruit jams are served generally at most parts of the Kailash Yatra. Juices are also made available and as per availability. Lunch-are generally packed hygienically in aluminium foils or paper wrapped and served on sites or during the yatra at various stops. At all places meals are vegetarian or soul food and jain type food. Food packets contains tetra packs - frooti, lime juice, Glucose, tinned pickles , rotis/ poori, seasonal vegetables and tinned sweets. Dinner - is served at sites near any natural water reservoirs like lakes and water is boiled and disinfected using chlorine/ Iodine drops hence safe for drinking. Packets contains - vegetable soups may vary depending on Indian, Chinese type food preferences.
Yes, always soul vegetarian food is served at all places during -Kailash journey without garlic and onion similar to Jain food.
Yes, package drinking water mineral , RO purified potable water is available during Kailash Yatra dee local shops have water bottles available .You may buy as per nerds and carry along while on trek or journey
Yes, Indian origin mobile phones or international roaming activated mobile phones will work. At good hotels you may also get Wi-Fi network for use. Also it is advised to use Watsapp based Voip calling for better coverage and lower tariffs while on Kailash Yatra. You may also get Nepal country SIM card easily from local vendors that will work .
Yes, with Comfort my travel Kailash tours there are various group departures or single person may also complete the yatra without any issues. Depending on your departure dates there are various groups or persons traveling to Kailash from our company and you may get along tour family / friends or relatives as fixed group packages or also chose single person departures and get along with a group we will facilitate the journey at various stages of the tour and will arrange transportation via road or helicopter subject to availability in the specific departure dates. All our departures are guaranteed and any number of person may take part in these departures.
Depending in cost and duration of the tour package chosen by you for Kailash Yatra there are different routes like Ex Lucknow , Ex Kathmandu , Ex Nepalgunj , VIP tours and Road journey or Ex Lhasa number of days and cost will depend . Every route is safe and comfortable with Comfort my travel and wisely chosen for you . To view detailed Yatra dates and day wise planner kindly click on our Yatra schedule on our website .
Yes, anybody pursuing Kailash Yatra need to carry a valid passport and necessary permits to undergo Kailash Yatra which is located in autonomous region of China .
There are circulars and guidelines issued by Chinese authorities and rules are revised time to time basis , Comfort my travel will facilitate in getting permits and visa after receiving complete payments from your end receiving necessary documents . There is Chinese embassy at New Delhi for Indian nationals and for foreign nationals there is embassy at Kathmandu. We help you get all approvals and proper visa/ permits timely. Get in touch with our Travel counsellor for updates rules for getting Visa.
Yes, even if you have a Chinese visa on your passport you need to bring your original passport to designated Chinese Embassy in order to get approved in Group visa. Authorities will validate and provide group permits to pursue Kailash Yatra.
Here is a list Valid passport, voter ID ( Indian nationals ) Latest Colored photos - 6 Travel insurance & medical insurance Medical fitness certificate
Madness, Craziness and faith in yourself is the ultimate pass to Kailash Yatra for most of the pilgrims. Yes medical fitness is required to be able to complete the yatra so you should ideally get all your medical tests done and any serious medical ailment should be first taken care of. People allergic to dust and asthmatic should take necessary precautions like wearing a mask or carry along inhalers as recommended by doctor. People suffering from back ache should carry less weight on their shoulders while trekking / walking and take necessary rest. People undergone surgery should be completely recovered and precautions should be taken while on the journey. It is always a matter of faith to reach Kailash. Try yoga, brisk walking and exercises in order to get yourself prepared for the most important journey of your life.
Blood test, Blood Sugar, Blood Pressure, ECG are some basic tests which are recommended. Depending on age or physical status of a person, we recommend that he should get examined by a recognised medical practitioners thoroughly. It is the sole responsibility of the traveller to ensure that he/she is fit to undertake this trip. If our company found out that any pilgrim is unfit to undergo journey ahead. We may ask the person to de-board immediately and there will no refund / compensation will be provided for any services. We will provide all support however costs should be borne by the Traveller for any medical assistance or attention for the treatment of any.
Yes, portable small size oxygen cylinders are made available and always available with our crew members / guides / Sherpas during trekking and long walk. Oxygen cylinders can be bought from the local markets at Burang for emergency usage. During Kailash Yatra tour in Tibet our crew members also have pillows / cushions / masks and basic emergency medical kits available with them so ask for it if required.
Yes , we provide all possible support during any kind of medical emergency from ground ambulance to admission to nearest well equipped hospitalisation if need be . Recognised doctors and required medical aids will be facilitated, however our company Comfort my travel will not be responsible for medical bills/ costs/ medicines / charges which should be sole responsibility of the traveller and we advise travellers to have deep pockets with sufficient money / cash to overcome any medical emergency.
Yes, it is recommended to have a handsome insurance cover for medical and travel in case of any unforeseen events. Pls get insurance from a reputed company and read the terms and conditions before buying. Check the insured amount, one time premium cost, routes covered and what is not covered. We provide assistance is buying a good travel / medical insurance pls get in touch with our counsellor for details.
Few Tips to save your hard earned money. Indian currency (?) in big/ small denominations are widely accepted around Nepal region. 2000 currency notes are currently out on hold so read updated official government rules around the same. It is advised that you should carry sufficient amount of Chinese currency (Yuan) while on Tibet region of Kailash Yatra . Currency exchange is available at Kathmandu, Nepal and Burang (Chinese side). In order to avoid high currency rates and exchange charges our company Comfort my travel provides currency exchange at nominal fees pls contact your travel representative for detailed information. Our website have all information around the same. USD (US $) are also widely accepted at all major points however it is advised to carry along (US $) and check before buying for places where they are accepted.
Kailash Yatra starts from April- Sept every year and climate is good for pursuing holy Yatra. For Yatra schedule and fixed departure calendar dates pls click on our website link for Kailash Yatra 2019. Kindly be aware that weather around Tibet region is very uncertain and changes rapidly so there might be delays due to bad climate like flights / Helicopter Yatra / roads at any time we as responsible tour operator takes necessary precautions and plan accordingly however sometimes delays due to weather are beyond our control so there might be delays due to weather / authorities.
Booking starts at minimal cost of only ? 15000 and rest amount can be paid in advance as defined in booking form. In order to book few documents are required in order to confirm your enrolment. 1. Copy of valid passport 2. Recent color photo for Visa 3. Duly filled booking form and consent for acceptance of terms and conditions 4. Booking Amount conformation Various modes of payment are available:- Online bank transfer Digital wallets Credit cards / Debit cards / Net banking Payment gateway on our website Cash at our company office Kindly get in touch with our travel expert for all modes of payments.
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