Make your way through Simikot, one of the remote place in Nepal to the Kailash, Mansarovar lake in Lhasa. The journey might be quite challenging. Despite the challenging journey the adventure of camping and walking along the untouched and remote terrain would be an extraordinary experience. The ultimate destination of Simikot Kailash Lhasa tour is the holy pilgrimage site in Tibet i.e. Mt. Kailash. Many pilgrims visit this place each year but this challenging route is only preferred by those adventure lovers who have high level of endurance.
As you opt for this trek, you should forget about spending your nights in comfortable lodges and resting in some attractive cafes on the way. Because during the entire trek, you will be staying in camps and enjoying some locally cooked food. Also there are no tea houses on the way as you will be traveling through some most remote parts of Nepal and Tibet.
A special permit lets initiate your journey through Simikot. As you walk through this route, you will get some insights on how remote a place can be. You will feel like you have no connection to the outer world. The wilderness this route possesses is captivating but wild most of the time. As you come to end of your journey, you will get the opportunity to admire the relishing views of wild Tibetan plateaus, mountains and high altitude lakes. The Mansarovar lake embedded besides the tranquil mountain Kailash is spectacular and it would be the most heavenly place one could ever be in the entire world.
Mt. Kailash and Mansarovar Lake is holy and sacred place religiously for Hindu and Buddhist people. Many Hindu and Buddhist pilgrims visit this place every year to perform Kora. As per Hindu mythology, Mt. Kailash is a home of Lord Shiva. It is a place where he resides and meditates along with his wife Parvati. Accordingly, Buddhist and Jain people have their own religious importance about this place. Mansarovar lake is considered as a lake of miracle. Most people believe that a bath in this lake purify your body from the sins.
So, if you are willing to experience the wild landscape of Tibet along with the remote places of Nepal. Join Simikot Kailash Lhasa Trek with Himal Eco Trek. Get athe best views of mountains and high altitude lakes.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 02: Tour preparation and Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour
Day 03: Fly to Nepalgunj
Day 04: Fly to Simikot and trek to Dharapuri
Day 05: Dharapuri – Kermi
Day 06: Kermi to Yalbang
Day 07: Yalbang to Tumkot
Day 08: Tumkot to Yari
Day 09: Yari to Hilsa
Day 10: Hilsa to Mansarovar
Day 11: Mansarovar – Tarchen
Day 12: Tarchen – Tarboche – Dirapuk
Day 13: Dirapuk – Zuthulpuk
Day 14: Zuthulpuk – Tarchen –Mansarovar – Dongba
Day 15: Drive to sigatxe
Day 16: Drive to lhasa
Day 17: flight back to kathmandu
Day 18: Farewell
Items that are not covered in the cost of trip price.
- Meals which are not specified in the itinerary.
- International flights (flight from your place to Nepal)
- Chinese visa fees.
- Accommodation at a three star hotel in Kathmandu.
- Nepal entry and re-entry visa fee.
- Snacks, soft drinks and water during the trek.
- Hot showers during the trek.
- Your personal expenses for shopping, internet, telephone expenses, laundry and other recreational
- Personal trekking equipment if any.
- Extra baggage charge
- Tips to tour guide, porter or driver is not our responsibility.
- Travel insurance of trekking staff
Regarding your visa and arrival
You can obtain Chinese visa on your own by submitting an application to Chinese Embassy/ Consulate General based on your State of residence. However, you may also apply for visa through us. Once you book your trip with us, we take care of the process regarding visa. We apply for your visa on your behalf. All we need is photocopy of your passport and photographs. Once your application is processed and approved, you need to pay the applicable visa fees. Upon your arrival, you will be picked up and escorted throughout the journey as per your itinerary.
Getting into Tibet
You can enter into Tibet via road or air. You can take a direct flight to Tibet or opt for a drive via Kodari border in Nepal.
Best time to visit
Any season would be best for a traveler depending upon the motive of travel. However, for any traveler who would like to have best views of Mt. Everest from the base camp, April to mid June and September to October would be the best time.
Accommodation in Lhasa would be in a three star category hotel. For rest of the places, expect very normal kind of food and accommodation.
Meals and drinking water
During your travel to Tibet, we provide meals i.e. breakfast, lunch and dinner as per the itinerary. However, lunch and dinner while your stay in three star hotels is not included. The menus are limited therefore if you want to eat anything different then you should purchase it on your own.
The currency of Tibet is denominated as Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY)
Travel insurance is highly recommended as it insures your risk against any kind of uncertainties during the travel.