Simikot Kailash trekking

Simikot Kailash trekking

Simikot Kailash trekking is one of the popular trekking trail from Nepal to Tibet side. Simikot Kailash trek is known as Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage trekking. Simikot Kailash tour offer superb Himalayan views including Holy Kailash, Mount Everest, Cho Oyu, Shishapangma Lakpa Ri etc, Holy Mansarovar lake, Kailash Kora, Tibet Potala palace , Tibetan monasteries etc..Simikot Kailash trek takes you from the far western town of Simikot, along an old trade route into Tibet. Simikot Kailash trekking route leads through a magnificent mountain area, past villages of the Thakuri, along rivers and across the Nara Lagna Pass 4580m from where you will see the immense Tibetan plateau. An arid, wild, country dominated by the peaks of API and Saipal Himal, this is the world of the Nepalese and Tibetan traders. You will encounter travelers with horses and yaks laden with goods. After a few days trek on the Nepal side HJT professional will take you to Tibetan border market Purang where Nepalese, Tibetan and Indian traders meet to exchange goods. The highlight of the trip is to visit Rakshastal (Devil Lake), the holy Lake of Mansarovar, "born from the mind of Bramha", trek around the Mt. Kailash and visit the former Gu-ge kingdom with its two main centres of Toling and Tsaparang. There are countless beautiful landscapes in the Himalayas, in the Trans-Himalaya and in these areas of high Asia, whilst you make simikot kailash trekking tour.

Simikot Kailash trekking begins at Simikot after short flight from Nepalgunj. Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition guide led through beautiful valley Yanger, Torea, Yari Hilsa , Puran Mansarovar Lake Darchen and finally reach at Kailash Kora then trail continue via Darchen, parang , Saga , Lhatse, Shigatse and finally arrived in Lhasa or travelers continue descend to Tibet Border Zhangmu and drive back to Kathmandu. We Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition arrange as per travelers choice either fly out from Lhasa or drive out from Tibet border Kodari. Good physical fitness & minimum three weeks holidays required for Simikot Kailash trekking tour but we Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange personalized / customized service as per travelers choice . May, June, July, August & September are best month for Simikot Kailash trekking but HJT arrange around the year with personalized or tailor made package trip.

Simikot Kailash trekking  itinerary:

Option I.Simikot Kailash trekking ( Fly in Simikot , Fly out Lhasa)

Day 01: Arrival in kathmandu 1334m, Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition’s representative will transfer to hotel , Simikot Kailash trekking briefing with officially arrangements. overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 02: After breakfast, our tour guide will take to you for historical monuments sightseeing around kathmandu valley such as Bhkatapur, pasupatinath, Boudhhanath, kathmandu durbar square & Swaymbhunath(monkey temple) and prepare for the simikot kailash trekking .Overnight at kathmandu.

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj, stay over night at hotel.

Day 04: Fly from Nepalgunj to Simikot (2950m) then trek to Dharapuri (2330m).

Day 05: Trek to Yanger (2850m).

Day 06: Trek to Torea (3380m).

Day 07: Trek to Yari (3600m).

Day 08: Rest day in Yari.

Day 09: Trek to Hilsa (3650m) Via Nara-La (4580m).

Day 10: Jeep drive to Purang (3880m).

Day 11: Trek to Manasarovar (4500m).

Day 12: Rest at Manasarovar/ excursion around mansarovar lake.

Day 13: Drive to Darchan (4650m).

Day 14: Trek to Kailash (4890m).

Day 15: Trek to Donkhang (5200m).

Day 16: Trek to Puk Gompa (4790m) via Dolma-La (5630m).

Day 17: Trek back to Darchan and Mansorovar (4500m).

Day 18: Drive back to Paryang (4700m).

Day 19: TDrive back to Saga (4600m).

Day 20: Drive to Lhatse.

Day 21: Drive to Sigatse and Visit Sakya and Tashilunpo.

Day 22: Drive to Lhasa (3680m).

Day 23: Lhasa excursion/ around Lhasa sightseeing tour to t Sera and Drepung monastery. Overnight at lhasa.

Day 24: Visit Potala palace and Jokhang Temple. Overnight at Lhasa.

Day 25: Lhasa by flight back to kathmandu. Relaxing or shopping with own activities than in the evening farewell dinner in Nepalese Restaurant, overnight at kathmandu in Hotel .

Day 26: After breakfast, Relaxing/shopping with own activities ,Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition’s representative will drop to Kathmandu international airport for onward destination

Option II. Simikot Kailash trekking ( Fly in Simikot , Drive out Tibet kodari border Zhangmu)

Day 01: Arrival in kathmandu 1334m, Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition’s representative will transfer to hotel , Simikot Kailash trekking briefing with officially arrangements. overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 02: After breakfast, our tour guide will take to you for historical monuments sightseeing around kathmandu valley such as Bhkatapur, pasupatinath, Boudhhanath, kathmandu durbar square & Swaymbhunath(monkey temple) and prepare for the simikot kailash trekking .Overnight at kathmandu.

Day 03: Fly to Nepalgunj. Overnight at hotel.

Day 04: Fly to Simikot. Trek to the Tibetan Boarder.

Day 05: Simikot/Tibet border trek to Darapani.

Day 06: Dharapnai trek to Salikhola.

Day 07: Salikhola trek to Muchu.

Day 08: Munchu trek to Yari.

Day 09: Yari trek to Sip .

Day 10: Trek over Nara La Pass to Hilsa.

Day 11: Jeep drive to Pyarang (3880m).

Day 12: Drive to Manasarowar (4650m) .

Day 13: Drive to Darchan (4650m).

Day 14: Drive to Darboche and commence trek to Dera Phuk Gomba (4860m) .

Day 15: Cross Dolma-La (5600 m.) and trek down to Zutul Phuk Gomba (4760m).

Day 16: Trek to Puk Gompa (4790m) via Dolma-La (5630m).

Day 17: Trek back to Darchan .

Day 18: Drive to Paryang.

Day 19: Drive to Saga (4600m).

Day 20: Drive to Nyalam (3700m).

Day 21: Drive to Zhangmu and Kathmandu after border formalities. Relaxing or shopping with own activities than in the evening farewell dinner in Nepalese Restaurant, overnight at kathmandu in Hotel .

Day 22: After breakfast, Relaxing/shopping with own activities ,Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition’s representative will drop to Kathmandu international airport for onward destination

Trip Cost: USD $3975 / $ 3750 Per person

Service includes:-

  • Airport pick up and transfer to hotel.
  • Three night accommodation in Kathmandu on BB basis ( 3 star category hotel) on twin sharing as mentioned in itinerary
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly Government license holder tour  Guide.
  • kathmandu valley sightseeing tour with guided trip as mentioned in itinerary
  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour with private car as mentioned in itinerary
  • Kathamndu Domestic  airport drop to catch the Kathmandu Nepalgunj  flight as mentioned in itinerary 
  • Nepalgunj simikot flight ticket as mentioned in itinerary
  • hotel accomodation / tented / camping accomodation entire the Simikot Kailash trekking  tour on BB basis( tourist standard category hotel) on twin sharing as mentioned in itinerary
  • Simikot Kailash trekking  with guided trip as mentioned in itinerary
  • Simikot Kailash trekking with private vehicle as mentioned in itinerary
  • sightseeing entrance for Tibet Lhasa tour
  • Tibet travel permit as mentioned in itinerary / Lhasa Gonger airport drop as mentioned in itinerary
  • Tibet border pick up  by private jeep as mentioned in itinerary
  • All program as mentioned in itinerary
  • Overland transportation
  • Insurance for Nepalese staff. ( Tour guide,  and driver)
  • Guide and porter fares and taxes.
  • Government Tax and office service charge.
  • Kathmandu intetrtnational Airport drop

Service Excludes:-

  • Lunch & Dinner during Kathmandu   stay
  • International flight ticket & Kathmandu Lhasa Kathmandu flight ticket
  • Nepal entry visa fee US$ 40 (duration 60 days from date of issue)- you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu.
  • Disembarkation Airport Tax in Nepal -  approx. US$ 24. al equipments
  • High risk medical insurance
  • Entrance fees while sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley.
  • Alcoholic beverage and telephone calls
  • Hot drinks, Soft drinks such as cola, mineral water
  • Nepal Visa Fee
  • Emergency rescue evacuation if needed
  • Purely personal nature expenses
  • Tipping /Tips(Tipping is Expected).

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