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Immerse Yourself into the Heavenly Beauty of Mount Kailash and Lake Mansarovar

There are very few journeys that can equal the deep spiritual charm that the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra has to offer. Cliff-top monasteries, yak caravans and snow-laden peaks are some of the key highlights of this tour. However, what this yatra does best is that will changes the way you have been looking at the world till now. This sacred walk will simply transform your life. Located in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China, Mount Kailash (or Kailasa Parvat) is considered as a centre of spirituality for religions like Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Bon. Lake Mansarovar, which is located near Mount Kailash, is where pilgrims take a holy dip to wash off their sins. The sacred journey to Mt. Kailash and Lake Mansarovar has been going on for hundreds of years – and the number of pilgrims arriving here is only growing year after year.

Arrive in Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh. Next, undertake a road journey to Nepalgunj, located in the Banke district of Nepal. Catch a chartered flight or a helicopter to Hilsa – either on the same day or the next day. After completing the immigration formalities at Hilsa, step into Tibet and drive to Taklakot. Get some time to acclimatize yourself in the high-altitude area of Taklakot. Then, get ready for driving to the Mansarovar Lake.

At the Mansarovar Lake, take a holy dip and have a unique spiritual experience. This is one of those places where you'll feel the divine presence. Soak up the glorious views of the grand Mount Kailash. Drive to Hilsa again and enter Nepal to enjoy some moderate trekking. Finally, reach Nepalgunj to fly to Lucknow so that you can continue your onward journey or travel back home.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Itinerary

Day 01 Lucknow to Nepalgunj drive.

Arrival in Lucknow and start drive towards Nepalgunj, on the way we will have a short tour briefing and tea break. We will take around one hour at international border of India and Nepal, after completing all formalities we will drive to Nepalgunj.

Upon arrival check into your hotel room, later in the evening we will organize a tour briefing and short Introduction to our team members and other Yatri’s are going to be travelling with you.

Day 02 Nepalganj to Simikot

After breakfast early around 0530 in the morning we will drive to Nepalgunj airport to board our flight to Simikot.

Day 03 Simikot to Hilsa by helicopter. Drive to Taklakot

Upon arrival in Simikot we have to board our 06 seater helicopters to Hilsa thereafter, we take a short trek of 15 minutes upto Sher. After completing all necessary formalities enter in Tibet and drive straight towards Taklakot for Overnight stay.

Remarks : Depends on weather conditions & flights operation etc. In case of delay in flights, group may stay at Simikot or Hilsa.

Day 04 Acclimatization in Taklakot

Today after breakfast yatri’s may explore the local markets as the day is at leisure to acclimatize your body in high altitude. Our representatives may organize a short trek to vicinity. Evening at leisure, stay overnight in guest after dinner.

Day 05 Drive to Manasarovar Lake

Today is the day we've all been waiting for, wake up early after breakfast we will drive towards The Holy Manasarovar Lake. Evening at leisure, stay overnight in guest after dinner.

Day 06 Dip in the Lake, Darshan of Mt. Kailash and drive to Taklakot

Morning pilgrims perform the ritual and take a dip in the holy lake Manasarovar, drive to Darchen. Visit Yam Dwar and have a close Darshan of Mount Kailash and then later drive back to Taklakot for night stay in the hotel.

Day 07 Taklakot –Hilsa – Simikot – Nepalgunj - Lucknow

Early in the morning after breakfast we will drive towards Hilsa after completing all formalities again to enter in Nepal. After a short trekking board your chartered helicopter and fly back to Nepalgunj.

Upon arrival in Nepalgunj get transfer to hotel and drive back to Lucknow. Board your flight or train to go back to home.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra 2018 Price

07 days Kailash Mansarovar tour cost

Indian passport holders INR 1,69,000
Foreigners and NRIs USD 3080
American Nationals USD 3180

Important remark for accommodation : It is to be noted that only small guest houses or hotels are available in the trip where rooms will be on sharing basis with other pilgrims (dormitory style) on twin/triple or multi sharing basis depending on the availability

What’s Included

Airport Services

Air conditioned vehicle with driver Company staff for airport assistance

Accommodation

06 nights in hotels / guest house

Meals

06 Breakfasts, 06 Lunch, 06 Dinner

Visa

Visa and permit fee charges.

Transport

All ground transport for sightseeing trips

Guides / Escorts

Expert tour guides for sightseeing tours

Activities

Kailash & Manasarovar darshan.

Flights

Domestic flights (Nepali) are included.

What’s not included

Travel insurance

Please carry valid travel insurance.

Entry Tickets

Monument and museum tickets.

Personal expenses

Any kind of personal expenses/bills.

Other Exclusions

Govt. tax

Accommodation Style Max Holidays

Accommodation style

In Kailash Mansarovar trekking tour you will be staying in basic 3-4 star accommodation in Kathmandu and in ordinary guest houses or tents in Tibet region. The accommodation in this region is very basic and food will be pure vegetarian cooked by the Nepalese chef and his team travelling with the group to Kailash Mansarovar.

Single room accommodation can be provided only in Kathmandu whereas at other places your accommodation will be on multi sharing basis in dormitory style.

Remark : You can ask us to upgrade your accommodation in Kathmandu at additional cost.

Get in touch with our travel expert to discuss more about your trip.

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Trip Disclaimer

To provide the most accurate and updated information most our tour itineraries are updated every year. We keep into consideration the reviews of our past travellers on such trips and if need be we incorporate immediate changes for betterment so that our future travellers can be benefitted from it. While booking a Kailash Mansarovar Yatra tour package with us, we recommend that you read reviews of our past travellers, trip notes on the page, FAQs and terms of bookings etc. and ensure that the same are meeting to your plans and satisfaction. If you are interested in one of our Kailash Mansarovar tour package and have some queries before preceding the bookings, you can contact our Kailash Yatra team via email or phone and ensure that you have clarified on all your queries and all our information and terms of bookings are meeting with your satisfaction. Our Kailash Mansarovar Yatra tour experts will ensure that all your queries are answered with the best available information at the quickest possible time. The length of this Kailash Mansarovar trip is 05 nights and 06 days and such trips have been operating with least interruption. However, it is to be noted that inclement weather conditions, flight delays, political reasons, social ceremonies, frequently changing rules and plans of the local govts or concerned authorities and many other reasons may cause some small or major changes in the itinerary before or during the trip. Such reasons may also cause changes in time, place and order of sightseeing trips of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra tour package.

All sightseeing points are mentioned in the itinerary and will be visited with our team members and/or tour guides. Single entry visa and permits for this trip are in the package price usually. For trips other than the planed schedule, the traveller must inform our office in advance or communicate to our staff or local tour guide. Such additional trips will be subject to availability and can be booked at additional cost only. Our staff and guides work under the supervision of our local expert team in each place, to ensure your safety and minimize any sort of risk. Though we try to offer the travellers the lowest possible price for the trips, but sometimes our price may be slightly higher than our competitors since at Max Holidays there are a team of many local experts engaged in organisation and execution of your Kailash Mansarovar Yatra group tour. To ensure your safety and best possible quality of services, we recommend that, in the event of any additional sightseeing trip, additional hotel bookings, flight tickets etc you contact our staff in Delhi head office, directly.

Important Notes

The prices indicated with each Kailash Mansarovar trip are based on accommodation on sharing basis with other group members in twin/triple/quad sharing basis. If you are a single traveller and wish to stay in a single room in Kathmandu or other city where it is possible, you must notify to our staff in advance and upon confirmation on availability of single room at various places, you must pay single room supplement. If you are a single traveller booking the trip with us we will be offering you accommodation with a traveller of same gender. In the event we do not find any other single traveller willing to share the room, you will be offered a single room only with additional single room supplement cost payable by you on the spot. For more information in this regard you may also contact our Kailash Mansarovar Yatra group tour specialist in India head office.

For all our fixed departure Kailash Yatra Tour packages, the maximum size of the group is usually 24 to 30 person, but in the event of higher demand of a Kailash tour package departure date, it may increase. The total strength of the group members is at the sole discretion of the Company and its staff.

Pure vegetarian food is served during the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra. Consumption of liquor and smoking is strictly prohibited on our Kailash Mansarovar Yatra tours. On our Kailash Yatra group tour packages mostly all meals are included in the price. The first meal usually is dinner after joining the group and the last meal on the trip is breakfast before checking out of the Kailash yatra tour. Additional meals and other extras are chargeable and must be paid by the traveller. During the parikrama of Mt. Kailash light eatables such as fruits, cookies, juices, chocolates etc are served. It is strictly advisable to follow the routine and meal plan of the group and follow the instructions of the tour guides for a successful completion of the trip.

It is the responsibility of the traveller to respect the law of the land, local culture, customs and nature. Kindly ensure to keep the places you travel clean, do not encourage beggars by tipping them.

It is strongly recommended that while travelling in public areas and crowded streets or/and otherwise too, keep your passport, money etc in a neck wallet or locker. On the trip to Kailash Mansarovar avoid wearing / carrying heavy jewellery items etc as you will not require them for the trip. Many hotels also provide the facilities of safety lockers which can be used as per the hotel policy.

Though it is not mandatory for the travellers but tour guides, drivers, porters etc expect tips for their service. This is not included in our price and is totally at your own discretion.

How to Book

It is very easy and simple!

To book yourself on one of our Kailash Mansarovar yatra group tour packages you require selecting date of departure from the list. Please click on the button ‘2017–2018 Dates & Offers’, scroll the page to check all available dates and special offers, to view the offers click the date of your choice and if the dates, price etc are matching with your schedule and budget simply proceed with ‘Book Now’ option. This option will take you to an online form which you can fill and send our office to check availability of seats on the trip.

While browsing through the ‘Dates and Offers’ page, you will see icons showing ‘Early Bird Offers’ and ‘Last Minute Deal’, to know more just scroll the mouse on the icon. ‘Filling fast’ icon indicates the Kailash Mansarovar yatra group tour departures which are becoming favourites among the travellers. The red coloured button indicates the booking for the specific dates have been ‘closed’. If you are still interested in joining our group on such a date, we recommend that you immediately contact our India head office by phone or email. We shall try our best to accommodate your request and if not we will definitely offer you alternative trips.

Once your booking request for Kailash Mansarovar tour package has been received by our team, they will communicate with you over the phone or email and upon receiving the booking amount from your side they will enrol you in the group departure.

If you are planning a private trip for your own group, we have flexibility with dates and we welcome your queries. For any kind of assistance, you may contact our Kailash Yatra team at following contact addresses:

Phone : ++91 8800750030 (Mobile phone no.), 011 40504050 (Landline)
email : tours@maxholidays.com

For our complete contact information, or to locate our local office near you, please visit our ‘contact us’ page.

How to Pay

For your bookings with us, you can make payments by any of the following methods:

1. Swift Bank Transfer / Telegraphic Transfer / NEFT / RTGS
2. Online Credit Card Payment using 'Secured Online Credit Card Payment Gateway' powered by Visa and MasterCard.

Visa, Permits & Insurance

Mt. Kailash and Lake Mansarovar are situated in Tibetan Autonomous Region (TAR) and to visit this region one must carry a valid entry permit with the group. Such necessary permits are a part of the package and is taken care by our team. Getting permit for Kailash Mansarovar tours is a bit complicated as it is totally at the discretion of the Tibetal (Chinese) Authorities which are responsible for organising Kailash Mansarovar Yatra tours. We require a valid passport copy (coloured), 2 passport size photographs of the travellers, Yatra Registration Form duly filled and signed by the traveller and deposit amount to apply the necessary Kailash Yatra permits. No trip to Kailash Mansarovar is confirmed unless a yatra permit is issued. Neither we have any control over nor do we warrant issuance of such permits for any traveller. 

A single entry Chinese visa to visit Kailash Mansarovar region is included in our packages and is taken care by our team. Visa is granted at Chinese Embassy in Delhi (For all Indian passport holders) and at Chinese Embassy in Kathmandu, Nepal (for NRIs and Foreigners), only after issuance of the yatra permit. It is to be noted that all permits and visa are at the sole discretion of the concerned authorities. Any delay or non-grant of permit or visa is not under our control. However we have expert team of staff who organise all such permits and visas for your visit to Kailash Mansarovar.

Travel cum Medical Insurance is compulsory for a trip to Kailash Mansarovar. It is strictly advisable that you carry a valid travel and medical insurance on the trip to Kailash Mansarovar. A copy of such insurance must be sent to our office before start of the trip.

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Useful links

Visa on Arrival : indianvisaonline.gov.in
Indian Embassies Abroad : www.mea.gov.in, www.maxholidays.com

Transport

Bus, Car/Jeep, Flight, Helicopter, Walk

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