Adventure Journey Treks

Kailash Mansarovar via Helicopter - 11 days

A religious Fly
All inclusive price
$ 2690
Group size: Max-Altitude: 0m
Departure: Kathmandu Arrival: Kathmandu
Grade: Activities: Helicopter, Trekking
Daily Walking Hour:
Best Season:


Tibet a sacred home to Mount Kailash and Mansarovar Lake, is a famous pilgrimage destination for the devotees of Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Bon religions and an epitome of beauty and awe to the rest of the world.  The snow-capped rocky peak-Kailash mountain 6714meters considered a holy abode of supreme Hindu god Shiva, is also believed to be a place where founders of Tibetan Buddhism, Jainism and Bonpo religions once resided. Hindus and Buddhists all over the world also worship this peak as the exact "Centre of the Universe" This trip is designed according to the most common practiced way of worshiping Lord Shiva and Parwati

Premium Package

Super Deluxe (All accommodation in 5 star hotel in Kathmandu)

Raddison Kathmandu, Shangri-La, Hotel Malla

US$ 3574 for American citizen US$ 3399 + US$ 175 for Tibet visa/permit per person

US$ 3554 for Canadian citizen per person US$ 3399 + US$ 155 for Tibet visa/permit per person
US$ 3484 Other citizen per person US$ 3399 + US$ 85 for Tibet visa/permit per person

Single Supplementary US$ 375 If take single room however not applicable for each place in Tibet.

Indian Passport holder (Group Join basis/ private
Per person INR 1, 75,000 ( Group size 10 Person and more)

Accommodation in deluxe 5 star hotel in Kathmandu

Deluxe Package

Deluxe (All accommodation in 4 or 3 star hotel in Kathmandu)

Hotel Vaisali, Hotel Buddha, Kathmandu Grand Hotel, and Hotel Thamel

US$ 3173 for American citizen US$ 2599 + US$ 175 - for Tibet visa/permit per person

US$ 2754 for Canadian citizen per person US$ 2599 + US$ 155 for Tibet visa/permit per person
US$ 3684 for citizen per person US$ 2599 + US$ 85 for Tibet visa/permit per person

Single Supplementary US$ 300 If take single room however not applicable for each place in Tibet.

Trip Itenerary

Day 1: Arrival to Kathmandu

After your arrival to Kathmandu Airport and transferred to hotel for settlement, in evening you will be taken to visit Pasupatinath temple and its surrounding, where you can enjoy the beautiful arati session. In hotel a briefing for Kailash tour by Helicopter. Stay overnight at hotel.

Day 2: Sightseeing around Kathmandu

Embark for a guided sightseeing tour of the holiest Hindu pilgrimage site of Pashupatinath Temple, and the huge statue of reclining lord  Vishnu at Buddhanilkantha.

Day 3: Fly to Nepalgunj from Kathmandu

We transfer you to Kathmandu domestic airport for a 55 minutes of flight to Nepalgunj. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 4: Nepalgunj to Simikot by flight

Morning flight to Simikot 45 minutes(2950m). Lunch in Simikot, afternoon walk and visit Shiva Temple. 

Day 5: Rest Day Acclametize yourself for further height ahead in next day

Day 6: Simikot to Hilsa by Helicopter (25 min)

Early morning after breakfast, we get down to Simikot airport to fly to Hilsa (A Nepal-Tibet boarder). It will be a 25 minutes flight in a 5-6 seats helicopter After crossing the Nepal-Tibet boarder we drive for 1 hour to Purang / Taklakot and stay in hotel.

Day 7: Drive to Mansarovar Lake (4580m) (Chu Gompa)

2 hours of drive to Mansarovar. On the way we can see Rashes Lake. We continue kora after reaching Mansarovar Lake, and reach Chiw Gompa nearby Mansarovar Lake.

Day 8: Drive to Yamadwar via Darchen City

to start Kailash parikrama by walk. Overnight stay at Derafok (4930 m) (12 km walk 5-6 hrs) Yamdwar (Tarboche)is the beginning spot of Kailash Parikarma from Darchen. We will trek to Dirapuk (4860m). Overnight in guesthouse in Dirapuk. 

Day 9: continue to parikrama of day

2nd Derafuk to Zutulpuk via Dolma La pass (5636m) 22 km about 7-9 hrs walk Trek to Dolma La pass (5636m), Trek to Zutulpuk (4790m). We spend night at a basic guesthouse in Zuthulpuk. 

Day 10: 3rd day of parikrama

from Zutulpuk to Chongdo (2 hrs trek) then drive to Hilsa boarder (3 hr drive) overnight at Hilsa

Day 11: Hilsa to Simikot by Helicopter Simikot to Nepalgunj

Morning drive to Hilsa and fly Helicopter to Simikot. An aeroplane flight to Nepalgunj and Kathmandu. transferred to hotel


Your Mt. Kailash tour will going to be awesome as you will attend a three days for must walk (since there is no transportation service available except horse/pony ride) during your 53 km Mt. Kailash Parikrama including 38km from Yamdwar to Chongdo. Prepare yourself to enjoy mud houses/lodge with basic service in pristine remote mountain during Kailash tour There is no temple of Lord Shiva in Kailash region however you can see Lord Ram, Sita and Laxman temple on the way to Mansarovar in Khojarnath just 15 km far from Hilsa a Nepal Tibet boarder.

Important Notes

Your safety is of paramount concern whilst traveling with Adventure Journey. Please note that your leader has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary; However, as this is adventure travel in remote mountain regions, we cannot guarantee it! Weather conditions, health condition of a member, unexpected natural disasters etc, can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The leader will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.

Cost Included

Cost Not Included