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Kailash and Mansorovar Heli tour

Trip Fact

Destination: Tibet

Duration: 5 days

Activities: Heli Tour

Max altitude: 5220m

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Kailash & Mansarovar heli tour is a pilgrimage route that is meant for those who have enthusiastic to pay obeisance to Lord Shiva but due to the scantiness of time, are unable to take the standard route that takes more than two weeks. Taking acclimatization into account, this trip takes 5 days. However, it can be customized as per individual requirements for exclusive groups. The major part of the journey is covered by specially chartered helicopter.

Mt. Kailash holds the belief of four major religions such as Hindus, Buddhists, Jains and Bonpos. For Hindus Mt Kailash is the home of Lord Shiva likewise Buddhist believe spiritual master Padmasambhya conquer liberation by meditating in Kailash mountain. Bon believes that their master Tonpashenrad tumbled down in Kailash mountain and Jain master Rishaba conquer liberation from this mountain. Believe that a single parikarakma of Mt. Kailasah along Dolma La Pass clean the sin of lifetime while 108 Kailash parikrama  is said to break the vicious circule of life and death so devotee need not be born.

Kailash & mansarovar heli tour is perfect for pilgrim/ Yatri who cannot spend 2 weeks from their busy schedule, but want to bend to the feet of the Mt. Kailash. This tour doesn’t include 3 day parikrama  around Mt. Kailash. This tour is perfect for ealders and with lower fitness level. Kailash Mansorovar heli tour starts with a scenic heli ride from Kathmandu to some of the most beautiful and rare trekking region of Tibet. Touring to Kailash is the best way to concurs the desired homeland of Lord Shiva.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Visit holiest place Pashupatinath temple in Kathmandu (1400 m) and fly to Nepaljung.

Day 02: Fly from Nepaljung to Simikot (2910 m).

Day 03: Chopper ride from Simikot to Hilsa and after border process drive to Paryang (4600 m).

Day 04: Drive Mansarovar (4556) via Rakshesh lake.

Day 05: Drive back to Hilsa (3640 m) catch chopper to Simikot and Fly to Nepaljung or Kathmandu

More Information

When you travel to the new place for your holiday, food is concern part of travel. While, traveling with Yarsa treks, you can experience the delightful cuisine of typical Tibetan food, continental food, Italian food, Chinese food and different international cuisine. You will be suggested by your guide for good food during your trip. During the trip sometimes you have to take your lunch/breakfast on the way but we will provide you good and healthy food. During the tour, it is easy to get varieties of dishes according to your order.

Drinking Water:
During the tour you can get the bottled water but you have to dispose plastic bottles in dustbins. You can get the purified drinking water in your hotel and restaurants.

We provide you 3 star hotel in Kathmandu with best location. During the tour we provide you hotel/resort with BB plan. In Tibet we will provide you touristic hotel with best view from balcony.

Health & Fitness:
For tour package you don’t need good physical condition because you don’t need to walk. Anyone can come for tour package because private Car/Bus will lead you to the destination. If your health condition gone worse you can get the immediate medical treatments.

Suitable Time to Trek:
For tour you can travel any season of the year but during the monsoon heavy rain may be the problem and you couldn't get the Himalayan view from hillsides. Accept monsoon you are welcome in any season for tour package in Tibet. 

Trip Dates/Cost:
Check available start date in our site and for cost please contact us for your departure date.

Important notes:
If you’re confused to pack up your necessary things just see in the check list tab. Bring light and necessary things. You will need medium size bag to carry your daily usable stuff.

Note: We can customize trip as possible client’s time frame. We are delighted to take you Tibetan region according to the itinerary.

Day 01: Explore Kathmandu (1400 m) valley including Pashupatinath temple and fly to Nepaljung (150).
Today early in the morning we will visit Pashupatinath temple and we will take flight to reach Nepaljung. After reaching southern Terai part of Nepal we will explore colorful local markets and important place. Prepare for next day trip and rest overnight.

Day 02: Fly from Nepaljung to Simikot (2910 m).
After early breakfast, report Nepalgunj Airport at morning to board the flight to simikot. Rest of day will be for acclimatization (Simikot is located at the altitude of 10,000 ft) and enjoying the beautiful vista of Himalayan valley. Rest overnight.

Day 03:  Simikot to Hilsa (3640 m) Chopper ride for 25 minutes.
 After having early breakfast at the Guest House, proceed towards Hilsa from Simikot air strip by 25 minutes chopper ride. Hilsa helipad is located ½ km back from Chinese check post Sher. To reach Chinese check post we should walk for half an hour. After finishing the process of check post we drive you to Purang. This is the second day of acclimatization at altitude of 12,800 ft. We stay overnight at Purang Guest House

Day 04: Drive to Mansarovar (4558 m) via Rakshesh lake.
After having breakfast, we board the land cruisers and proceed for Rakshesh Tal (1 Hrs drive). Further 30 min. drive for Mansorovar. Take Holy bath and perform a pooja and further proceed to Mt. Kailash which is 40 kms from Mansorovar. Spend few hours for meditation and is also the turning point for return journey. On the way back complete Mansorovar Parikarma by jeeps. Rest overnight.

Day 05: Drive back to Hilsa and catch chopper to Simkot and fly to Nepaljung (150 m).
After completing immigration return back to Hilsa, on the way we can visit Khojar Nath Buddhish Temple. Catch Helicopter to Simikot. Return back to Nepalgunj and then fly all the way back to Kathmandu.

Cost Include

  • All ground and air transportation throughout the trek. 
  • Best available accommodation and full board meals throughout the trek.
  • One highly experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance for all staff
  • TIMS Fee- Trekkers' Information Management System (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
  • All national park and conservation areas permit fee.
  • Government taxes & office service charge

Cost Exclude

  • Meals not quantified in the 'Meal Inclusions' in the itinerary'
  • Travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa charge.
  • All beverage and others personal expenses.
  • Snacks and other personal expenses
  • Hot shower during the trek except Phakding, Namche and Lukla
  • Personal trekking equipment’s.
  • Tips and gratuities for trekking staff and drivers.

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