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Mt Kailash Tour

HOLY KAILASH TOUR

- From the advent of Hindu religion for the last 5000 yrs, it is believed that the sacred rivers originate from the center of the universe which is Mount Kailash and Mt Kailash also known as Sumeru Parbat is the home of Lord shiva and indeed the Indus, Satlej, Gangas via Karnali and the Brahmaputra river begins at this most holy spot. Not only is Mt. Kailash important for Hindus but Buddhist, Jains Banpo, Sai Baba followers and all AMU followers also give high significance to this Holy land.

Kailash Parbat 22,000 ft, from the sea level is a rock pyramid with snow and is located in scenically rich area of western Tibet. it lies between the himalayan ranges, karakuram ranges and Naga Parbat. The trek great mountain ranges of Asia.

From here one can see into Afghanistan, Pakistan and Hindustan (India) & Nepal. Often referred to as the mountain of swastika, an ancient sign of good luck. It is considered most auspicious to make a religious pilgrimage around the 52 km circuit.

In fact, the entire region of kailash is of important religious significance which includes the two turquoise blue pristine high lakes of Manasarovar and Rakshes Tal. Mt. Kailash also offers many opportunities for nature lovers as large numbers of unusual species of birds, wildlife and flora -fauna can be found here. This holy region is a symbol of the creation of the universe, attracting scholars, researches worldwide, Kailash or Sumeru Parbat being the center of the Himalaya and the home of lord shiva provides us with all source of life which welcomes you to a spiritually enriching and rewarding opportunity of a lifetime

KAILASH FACT PROFILE:
KAILASH *WESTERN TIBET
LOCATION: ALTITUDE: KAILASH PEAK 22000 FT ABOVE SEA LEVEL
BASE CAMP: DARCHEN 14950 FT. ABOVE SEE LEVEL
CLIMATE: (MAX. 20 DEGREE CENTIGRADE TO MIN. -10 DEGREE CENTIGRADE) UNPREDICTABLE
BELIEFS: HINDU, BUDDHIST, JAINS, BANPO (ALL AMU FOLLOWERS)
VISITING TIME BEGINNING OF MAY TO END OF SEPTEMBER
PARIKRAMA OF KAILASH 52 KMS (THREE DAYS)
PARIKARMA OF MANSAROVAR: 102 KM (3 DAYS WALK AND ONE DAY BY LAND CRUISER JEEP IF NOT RESTRICTED BY GOVT. OF CHINA OR TIBETAN TOURISM BUREAU)
MANASAROVAR ALTITUDE: 14950 FT. FROM SEA LEVEL
DISTANCE FROM KATHMANDU 817 KMS (ONEWAY)
JOURNEY TIME: 14 DAYS FROM KATHMANDU TO KATHMANDU INCLUDING 3 DAYS PARIKRAMA OF KAILASH ON WALK
CLOTHING: HEAVY WOOLEN CLOTHING MEANT FOR MOUNTAINEERING
TIME: NEPAL IS 15 MINUTES AHEAD THE INDIAN STANDARD TIME AND TIBET IS 02.45 HOURS AHEAD THEN NEPALI STANDARD TIME.
CURRENCY: THE UNIT OF CURRENCY IS THE REMBI OR YUAN. US $ 1 IS EQUIVALENT ABOUT 15 YUAN APPROX.

GENERAL INFORMATION:
Altitude sickness is the effect of the thin air at great heights. Travelers to Kailash may suffer some discomfort like breathlessness and headaches before becoming acclimatized. Many hotels keep bottled oxygen for emergencies. There are no tourist standard hotels with modern facilities as no frills basic accommodation. The popular time of the year to visit Kailash is May through October.. Warm clothes are recommended during this season.

FITNESS:
It has been already mentioned that both Mt. Kailash & Mansarovar are at very high altitude and go to there one should be properly equipped with proper paraphernalia and adequate medical check ups. so now that one has finally decided t go this high altitude pilgrimage one should go to the consultant and get following.

E.C.G. / BLOOD PRESSURE / HEMOGLOBIN TEST / BLOOD SUGAR / STRESS TEST
beside these all tests have to start morning and evening walk, jogging, stretching, meditation and regular exercise should bring you in the right shape.

CARRIES TO FOLLOWING ITEMS OF WEARS ARE SUFFICIENT FOR THIS YATRA:-
Woolen hand glovers / Woolen Shokes / Mufflers / Monkey Cap / Towel Paper / Shop Liquid / Rain Coat / Light Jacket / Sweeter Full and Half / Sun Glass / Shirt & T Shirt / Trekking Shoes / Thermal Falk / Thermal Wears / Sun & Cold Cream / Personal Camera, Sufficient Roll of Flim / Binocular / Tourch & Extra Batteries / Pen & Note Book

FOOD & BEVERAGE:
We will be providing vegetarian breakfast and dinner cooked by our Sherpa cook in campsite, who will be taken from Kathmandu. Light lunch will be packed in saving dish.
Note: Clients are request to carry sufficient snacks accordingly your choice.

TRANSPORTATION:
from kathmandu to Zhangmu (Nepal Tibet border) by tourist coach. from Zhangmu by land cruiser 4WD jeep or Mini Coach (As per the group size) . supporting truck to carry all necessaries supporting equipment if above 4 persons.

INSURANCE:
full travels insurance coverage for medical evacuation, loss of belongs and pri-cancellation is strongly recommended.

PRIME BOOKING:
25% advance to reserve one sit for Kailash Yatra and is non-refundable. this prim cost goes for Tibet part and there is no any rule to claim refund in any unavoidable circumstances. and full of package payment should be complete before one month.

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