Simikot Kailash tour
Simikot Kailash tour is the most celebrated destination for the pilgrimage tour in Tibet. Simkot Kailash tour takes you to the high Tibetan plateaus near the periphery of Mt. Kailash. Mt. Kailas (6,714m.) also called as Tise, Kailasa or Kang Rinpoche is believed to be the centre of the physical and metaphysical universe and celebrated as Mt. Meru in many eastern cosmologies. Every year thousands of pilgrims visit Mt. Kailash and Mansarovar region to pay homage. Mt. kailash has equal importance in Hindu and Buddhist religion. According to the Hindu holy book Mt. kailash is the residence of the Hindu god Lord Shiva and his wife Goddess Parvati. Mt. Kailash also has as equal importance in Jainism and Bon religions.
Our Mt. Kailash tour via Simikot commences begins with a scenic flight to Simikot. Simikot is situated in the northwestern corner of Nepal. During this scenic flight you will get an opportunity to view the spectacular view of the high glaciated mountain in the Tibetan plateaus. During our tour we pass through the lush valleys, pristine forests, fields and villages crossing the border to enter the Tibetan territory at Sher. From there we drive toward foot of Mt. Kailash at Darchan via Taklakot. It takes around three days to make a circle round the Holy Mountain and it is believed that the person who walks round this circle will wash away all his sins of 100 births. Pilgrims also walks around the Holy Lake of Manasarovar which takes another four days of walking. Mansarovar Lake also has sacred importance in Hinduism and Buddhism. After the completion of holy walks we end our tour and return back to Kathmandu.
Day 01: Welcome to Kathmandu, Transfer to Hotel, Free for Your Own Activities
Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing.
Day 03: Take a flight from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj, Overnight at Hotel
Day 04: from Nepalgunj take a flight to Simikot & Trek to Dharapokhari, Overnight at Trekkers' Lodge
Day 05: Drive from Dharapokhari - Salli Khola
Day 06: Drive from Salli Khola - Muchu (2920m)
Day 07: Rest Day in Muchu
Day 08: Drive from Muchu - Sipsip
Day 09: Drive from Sipsip - Hilsa (3720m)
Day 10: Drive from Hilsa - Taklakot & from their drive to Manasarovar
Day 11: Spend a day in Manasarovar
Day 12: We move from Mansarovar to Tarboche Day 13: Trek from Tarboche to Dira-Puk
Day 14: Dira-Puk to Zutul-Puk
Day 15: Zutul-Puk - Darchen
Day 16: Darchen - Paryang
Day 17: Paryang - Saga
Day 18: Saga - Peiku-Tso
Day 19: Peiku-Tso - Zhangmu
Day 20: Drive to Kathmandu
Day 21: Departure, to onward destinations.
Package Name: Simikot Kailash tour
Package Type: Pilgrimage Tour
Activities: Natural and cultural sightseeing
Duration: 21 Days
Accommodation: Star rated Hotel
Transportation: Airways and private vehicle
Best Season: All around the year
Attraction: Lush valleys, pristine forests, fields and villages crossing, Mansarovar Lake, view of the high glaciated mountain in the Tibetan plateaus