Simikot to Kailash and Guge

GRADE

Strenuous

TRIP DURATION

25 days

BEST SEASON

May till October

GROUP SIZE

From 4 person

TRIP Altitude

5630 meters

CUSTOMIZE TRIP

On Request

Trip Highlights

Visit Nepal's remote district with stunning views, Visit ruins kingdom of Guge, trek around Mt. Kailash and take a dip in the holy Mansarovar, Superb mountain views, great passes, Nomad, spectacular scenery, abundant wildlife, impressive display of wild flower, picturesque Tibetan village, friendly people and many more.....

Trip Overview

Our Trip begain a scenic flight to Nepaljung and spend one night before taking spectacular flight onwards to Simikot, Nepal's remote Humla District. From here our trek follows the ancient salt trading . Route towards the Nara Langa pass and to the border trade post at Taklakot. We drive overland north past Gurla Mandata mountain to the shores of Lake Manasarovar. From here we drive towards to Guge Kingdom and visit this ancient place of Tibet.

After the excursion of Guge Kingdom, we drive to Darchen and make 3 days kora of Mt. Kailash. This holy mountain is revered by Hindus, Buddhist, Jains and Bonpos as the center of the universe. After completing this trek we will drive eastwards by jeeps along the mighty Yarlung Zangpo river and through the vastness of the Tibet Plateau. Enjoy fantastic mountain views of the Himalayas as we journey south towards the border town of Zangmu to re-enter Nepal at the Friendship Bridge. This exclusive journey is made for travelers in search of a cultural and spiritual odyssey amidst the splendor of the Himalayan mountain range.
 
  • Day 01 Upon arrival transfer to hotel/welcome dinner followed by brief/hotel
  • Day 02 Day at leisure/hotel
  • Day 03 Fly to Nepaljung/hotel
  • Day 04 Fly to Simikot and trek to Darapori (2300m).Camp
  • Day 05 Trek to Kermi (2690m). Camp
  • Day 06 Trek to Yalbang (2890m). Camp
  • Day 07 Yalbang / Tumkot (2850). Camp
  • Day 08 Trek to Thadodunga (3900m). Camp
  • Day 09 Trek to Sher and drive to Purang (3900m). Camp
  • Day 10 Drive to Manasarovar Lake (4600m). Camp
  • Day 11 leisure day at Manasorvar lake/camp
  • Day 12 Drive to Tirthapuri (4632m)/Camp
  • Day 13 Explore Tirthapuri and Guru Camp
  • Day 14 Drive to Tholing Guesthouse/camp
  • Day 15 Explore Tholing monastery/Tsaprang Castle. Camp
  • Day 16 Drive to Mentse /Camp
  • Day 17 Drive to Darchen (4600m) Guesthouse/ Camp
  • Day 18 Drive to Darboche & Trek to Dira Puk/ Camp 
  • Day 19 Trek over Dolma La (5630m)  to Zuthul Puk (4700m)/ Camp
  • Day 20 Trek & Drive to Hor Qu (4560m)/camp
  • Day 21 Drive  to Saga (4640m)
  • Day 22 Drive to Nyalam (3750m)
  • Day 23 Drive to Kathmandu (1300m) via Zhangmu boarder
  • Day 24 Day at Leisure/shopping day/evening farewell dinner
  • Day 25 Drive to airport for return journey

  • Note: Extension of this tour to visit onward journey to Lhasa is possible. Customized itineraries for private groups are available. Please contact us for details. 
Includes
Kathmandu
  • International airport pickup and drop service
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and Nepalgunj in 3 star in double occupancy
  • Welcome and farewell dinner
  • Flight ticket; Kathmandu- Nepalgunj- Simikot
  • Fully catered camping trek at Kailash supported by Nepalese Guide, Cook, Helpers crew 
  • Simikot Special trekking permit
  • TRC permit

Tibet
  • Transportation by 4500 model Land-cruiser / Mini coach as per group size
  • Sightseeing with Tibetan guide as per itinerary
  • Monastery entrance fees
  • Tibet visa and travel permit
  • Grassland fees for Guge and Kailash tour
  • Fully catered camping trek at Kailash supported by Nepalese (Guide, Cook, Helpers) crew & Tibetan guide
Excludes
Kathmandu
  • Food
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Nepal entry visa fee per person US$30 only / re-entry visa fees

Tibet
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Medical evacuation in case of emergency
  • All bar bill

Personal Information