Kailash Parbat is one of the most revered places for the Hindu pilgrims. Every year, Thousands of pilgrims go on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra for the blessings of the Lord and it is also that every pilgrim takes a holy dip in the Mansarovar Lake. We always suggest to pilgrim to start their Kailash yatra from Lucknow because it is nearest to the Nepalganj (Nepal Border).The process of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra by Helicopter Ex. Lucknow is about 14 days. Kailash Mansarovar Yatra 2018 by Om Shubh Yatra provide a comfortable and safe journey. The Mansarovar Yatra starts in the Mid of April and it continues till September end when pilgrims trek in groups to reach mount Kailash. This is a well pre-managed tour that is going to take care of all your basic and emergency requirements from your arrival to till your departure, along with all sightseeing, all stay and food. A stay may be government camp or private rooms as availability.
Kailash Mansarovar Yatra by Helicopter Ex. Lucknow 7 Nights / 8 Days
Kailash Mansarovar Yatra by Helicopter from Lucknow we will make the journey much easier and faster. It is suitable from Lucknow as Nepalgunj is 3-4 hrs drive. Therefore travellers can save money by arriving at Lucknow by train and drive to Nepalgunj.
Day 01: Pickup from Lucknow. Nepalgunj arrival
Pick from Lucknow. reached Nepalgunj. Transfer to Hotel in Nepalgunj OR move to Surkhet (2hrs) and stay at Surkhet based on weather and other situations.
Meal: Dinner at Nepalgunj Hotel | Hotel: Hotel Batika or similar
Day 02: Fly Nepalgunj – Simikot (2900m) & Heli to Hilsa (3700m) & Drive to Taklakot (3900m) – Overnight in Taklakot
Early Morning – Flight Nepalgunj to Simikot (1hr).Stay and rest for a few hours at Simikot.
Morning – Take Helicopter to Hilsa (20min – 12kg weight limit) & wait for other members to arrive at Hilsa (since it is a group visa and everyone have to enter Tibet side in one group)
Afternoon – From Hilsa move to Purang border to Taklakot and stay at Hotel. We will stay overnight at Simikot or Taklakot depending upon the weather & other situations. (On the way we have to pass up to 3 Checkpoints where checking might take up to 1 hr in each post)
Meal: Breakfast at Nepalgunj / Simikot, Lunch at Hilsa, Dinner at Taklakot | Hotel: New Purang Hotel
Day 03: At Taklakot (3900m) – Rest Day – Overnight in Taklakot
All Day – Entire day free for Acclimatization
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner | Hotel: New Purang Hotel
Day 04: Drive to Manasarovar Lake (4550m) – Overnight in Mansarovar
After Breakfast – Drive towards Mansarovar Lake (95 km). Enroute you will have to pass the first checkpoint. Then after moving for 70 km from Taklakot, we will reach Rakshas Tal. On the right of Rakshas Tal, you will see Gurla Mandhata Parvat & first view of Mount Kailash and Mansarovar lake. Drive from Rakshas Tal to Manasarovar Lake (25 km).
Start Parikrama of Manasarovar Lake (90 km – 3hr by bus). Take pilgrims & perform Puja.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner | Hotel: Mansarovar Lake Side Mud House
Day 05: 1st Day of Parikrama – Drive to Darchen (4650m) & Yama Dwar & Trek to Dirapuk (4880m) – Overnight in Dirapuk
After Breakfast – move to Darchen (35 km – 1 hr) and Yama Dwar (8 km) – the starting point for Kora. We will trek(Parikrama) to Dirapuk for 14 km. You will find the North face of Mt. Kailash and touching the feet of Mt. Kailash (Charan Sparsha). Travellers who do not want to trek around (Parikrama) Mt. Kailash can go back to Darchen wait for rest of the group to arrive from Parikrama.
Meal: Breakfast at Mansarovar, Lunch & Dinner on the way during Parikrama
Hotel: Mudhouse on the way during Parikrama or Dormitory Guest House – Kailash at Darchen
NOTE: If you are not doing Parikrama, then you will still be waiting at Darchen (4650m)
Day 06: 2nd Day of Parikrama – On to Zuthulpuk (4670m) via Trek to Dolma La Pass (5700m) – Overnight in Zuthulpuk
After Breakfast – Trek from Dirapuk to Dolma La Pass (8 km). About 3 km before reaching Dolma La Pass is a precipitous hill and quite difficult to walk. Also descending from Dolma La Pass is the same for up to 3 km. While descending you can see Gaurikund on the right. After walking for about 2 – 3 hrs we will reach Phedi. After some rest, we will start trek to Zuthulpuk (12 km trek for 6 hours).
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner | Hotel: Stay at the Mud House (Zutulpuk)
NOTE: If you are not doing Parikrama(Trek), then you will still be waiting at Darchen
Day 07: 3rd Day of Parikrama – Trek to Darchen – Drive to Hilsa via Taklakot – Overnight in Hilsa / Simikot
After Breakfast – After short easy Trek (8 km – 3 hrs), we will reach our bus pick up point. Then move to Darchen (3 km) and merge with other members who were waiting. From there drive to Hilsa (also we will take a helicopter to Simikot based on situation)
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner | Hotel: Mansarovar Guest House at Simikot or similar
Day 08: Fly to Nepalgunj – Transfer to Lucknow.
Fly to Simikot. Fly from Simikot to Nepalgunj / Surkhet and go to Lucknow.
Meal: Breakfast at Simikot