Kathmandu to Kailash Heli Tour

Kathmandu to Kailash Pilgrimage Tour (Fly In / Fly Out)

First we will have sightseeing tour to Pashupatinath in Kathmandu, then we will start our journey to Mt. Kailash. Mt. Kailash heli tour  are for those pilgrims who have short period of travel leisure.

We will fly from Kathmandu to Simikot by fixed wing and a short ride by helicopter to the Nepal/Tibet boarder Hilsa, where we walk to reach the Tibetan Immigration office. We, then, have a short drive from Immigration office to the Town of Taklakotwher, the place where acclimatize and stay overnight.

Rest of the Pilgrimage tour to Kailash is mentioned below itinerary.

Detail Itinerary - Kathmandu to Kailash Heli Tour

Day 1

Arrival to Kathmandu

Arrive Kathmandu & transfer to your hotel and evening Briefing about the Kailash Manasarovar tour. Over night at Kathmandu.

Airport - Pick Up Accommodation

Day 2

Pashupatinath Pilgrimage tour - Flight to Negalgunj

Morning visit Pashupatinath temple and after noon transfer to airport for your flight to Nepalgunj. On arrival transfer to hotel and rest.

Meals - Breakfast Accommodation Guide + Transport + Flight

Day 3

Flight to Simikot and Heli Flight to Hilsa

Early morning transfer to airport and flight to Simikot for immigration formalities then Proceed to Hilsa by chartered helicopter flight. After arrival at Hilsa, we set out for Purang, a short walk to cross river Karnali and get into Tibetan border where our land cruisers will be waiting. After brief introductions with our Tibetan guide, we will drive for Taklakot [known to Chinese as Purang] and on arrival transfer to guesthouse and rest.

Meals - Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Accommodation Guide + Heli Flight + Transport

Day 4

Free Day @ Taklakot

Full day free to acclimatize and relax at Taklakot.

Meals - Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Accommodation Guide

Day 5

Taklakot to Mansarovar Lake

Drive from Taklakot to Mansarovar Lake (120 km – 3 Hrs).

You will have fullday for holy bath and Puja or just relax at the edge of holy Manasarovar Lake.

Overnight at camp or guesthouse.

Meals - Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Accommodation Guide

Day 6

Mansarovar - Tarchen - Astapath (Staring point of Kailash Parikrama)

Drive to Tarchen then Astapath & perform puja at Astapath before starting Parikrama.

Start Kailash Parikrama -> trek to Dira Puk [12 Kms 4-5 Hrs.].

Overnight at camp.

Meals - Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Accommodation Guide

Day 7

Kailash Parikrama - Dromala Pass - Zuthul Puk

Continue Parikrama over Dromala pass to Zuthul Puk [22 kms 7-8 Hrs.].

Overnight at camp.

Meals - Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Accommodation Guide

Day 8

Darchen - Kailash Parikrama ends - Taklakot

End Parikrama near Darchen [9 kms 3-4 hrs]. Drive to Taklakot.

Overnight at guesthouse or camp.

Meals - Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Accommodation Guide + Transport

Day 9

Hilsa - Heli flight to Simikot and Nepalgunj - Flight to Kathmandu

Early morning drive to Hilsa via Khojarnath Temple [an ancient Temple of Lord Ram, Laxman and Sita].

From Hilsa, heli flight back to Simikot.

After immigration, proceed for Nepalgunj by chartered helicopter or aircraft [fixed wing].

Arrive Nepalgunj & further proceed to Kathmandu by flight [fixed wing].

Overnight at Kathmandu.

Meals - Breakfast / Lunch Accommodation Flight + Heli Flight + Transport

Day 10


Final Departure or transfer for your onward journey.

Meals - Breakfast Airport - Drop

Cost Includes - Kathmandu to Kailash Heli Tour

01. 2 Nights accommodation at 3 or 4 star hotel in Kathmandu on twin share basis.

02. 1 night accommodation at hotel in Nepalgunj on twin share basis with all meals [vegetarian].

03. 6 nights accommodation in TIBET using guesthouses / camping [as per itinerary].

04. TIBET visa authority, monument entrance fee & permit fee.

05. Yaks and yak men for luggage during KAILASH Parikrama for luggage.

06. Kathmandu / Nepalgunj / Kathmandu airfares including insurance and airport taxes.

07. Airport transfers.

08. TIBET using Toyota Land cruisers or bus as applicable.

09. Services of our trekking equipment and Sherpa staff.

10. All Trekking & camping equipment including Gamow Bags, Sleeping bags and oxygen cylinders.

Cost Excludes - Kathmandu to Kailash Heli Tour

01. Air ticket to Kathmandu and back, extra cost for additional stay, food & transport in the any delay due to weather conditions or unforeseen reasons

02. Evacuation expenses in case of emergency

03. Travel insurance

04. Porters for Parikramaa

05. Any expenses of personal nature

06. Urgent visa fee

07. Any other item which is not listed in the above list of inclusions.

Trip Notes - Kathmandu to Kailash Heli Tour

Note: We do not bear any liability for any other expense occurred during the trip and the same will be payable by the travelers on their own.

Trip Reviews - Kathmandu to Kailash Heli Tour

3 of 4 star hotel

Good hotel on Twin sharing basis

Guesthouse / Camping

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