Accommodation in this trip is in local guest houses on group sharing. You also have option to upgrade accommodation to standard hotel/ Guest houses in Kerung, Saga and Darchen. That is for 6 nights. Three nights (Mansarovar, Derapuk and juthulpuk) do not have option to upgrade accommodation in standard category. There only basic and group sharing rooms available.
Foods in the trip are from local restaurants and guest houses extra paying from package. Breakfast is including in the package. Foods are Tibetan and Chinese style. Good restaurants are available in Kerung, Saga and Darchen. Only basic restaurants are available in Manasarovar, Juthulpuk and Derapuk. Bottled mineral water and other energetic drinks are available easily in easy stations.
Transportation in the trip is Chinese van, small bus or big bus, depend on group size. It is fully air-condition comfortable. Three days Kailash parikram does not allow any transportation. It is by walking entire three day through highest Dolma La pass (5,645m)
Fixed Departure dates are from May months till October. Tour is small group joining tour only foreigners and Nepali, other than Indian passport holder. Private group can be run other than those months and you can choose your own dates and customize your itinerary.
New rules for Tibet/ Kailash Visa: Rules of Tibet visa from Chinese Embassy Nepal has changed and now we need 4 full working days. Your arrival in Kathmandu should be at least before 4 full working days to handover us your original passport. Original passport is compulsory to apply final Tibet visa for Kailash tour.
Booking procedure: We need your passport scan copy by email to procedure of Tibet/ Kailash permit. We need at least 30 days (a month). Advance amount for the trip, it can be USD 300 per person. You can pay by tour credit card using our online credit card payment system. We need your original passport at least before 4 full working day of trip starting date. We also send you a form to fill for embassy purpose. White background digital picture is also required.
Kailash tour highlights, It was mid october tour
Packing List for Mt Kailash tour
You are travelling in cold weather. You still need few pairs of light clothes while staying inside the vehicle and in Nepal. You also can buy clothes and other equipment in Kathmandu Nepal. We can assist you in your packing list while you are in Nepal.
Bag for Kailash tour
You can come to Nepal with your comfortable bag. We will provide you a duffel bag to use during Kailash tour. So that you can store your bag in Kathmandu Hotel or in our office. Another comfortable hand bag (Back caring) is to put your important document, water bottle, camera, phone, a pair of clothe, any kind of food to use during the way time.
Clothes for Kailash tour
- 1 Pair down jacket
- 2 Pairs T-shirt
- 1 Pair warm thermal
- 1 Pair light warm jacket or sweeter
- 1 pair warm trouser
- 1 Pair warm wind proof trouser
- 2 pair light paint/ trouser or half paint
- 1 pair inner warm paint
- Warm cap to cover your head from cold
- Muff to cover your nose and mouth
- One pair warm glove
- 2 Pairs warm shocks
- 2 pairs light shocks
- 1 Pair warm hiking shoes
- 1 Pair light shoes or sandal to use during your stay in Hotel
If you need warm sleeping bag, we can provide you from our office (Return after the trip)
Medicine for the trip
If you are regularly taking any medicine, it is important to take with you. Our guide will also bring medicine in our first aid kit. If you want to bring by your own it is better to bring medicines for high altitude sickness, fever, headache, vomiting, and diarrhoea.