Simikot Kailash Zhangmu Tour, takes you to the wilderness that lies in the quaint Himalayas. Take a time from your hectic life to relish the natural beauty as well as for spiritual healing.
Firstly initiate your journey from the most remote part of Nepal. Also, walk through the some less traveled trail to get wanderlust. We prepare trekking package with the best trekking route. So that you can experience the lifestyle of remote parts of Nepal. Similarly, it is an opportunity to blend with popular spiritual place in Tibet i.e, Mt. Kailash and Mansarovar Lake.
The Simikot Kailash Zhangmu route is an awesome route from trekking perspective as well as spiritual perspective. The Mt. Kailash and Mansarovar Lake has a high religious value among st the people who follow Hindu, Buddhist and Jain religion.
As per the Hindu mythology, it is a place where Lord Shiva resides and meditates with his wife Parvati. Jain people believe that Mt. Kailash is the holy place where Rishavdev, founder of Jain people had achieved nirvana.
Likewise, for Buddhist people, the place is a treasure in the snow as it is believed to be the birthplace of Guru Rinpoche. Each year, many Hindu, Buddhist and Jain pilgrims around the world visit this place to perform Kora. Kora is a deed to ask forgiveness for the sins which they have done in the past.
There are two popular high altitude lakes near Mt. Kailash namely Mansarovar and Raksheesa lake which adds to the beauty of the place. The blue – turquoise colored lakes embedded in between the white snowy Tibetan plateau is a superb combination that any nature lover would prefer to opt for.
So, come forward to rejoice this wonderful journey with Himal Eco Treks. The wild Himalayan plateaus, valleys, high altitude lakes and pinnacles of towering mountains are all set to welcome you for a blissful journey.
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
- Extra Baggage Charge
- Personal trekking equipment if any.
- Tips to tour guide, porter or driver is not our responsibility
- Travel insurance of trekking staffs
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.