Kailash Inner Kora or Inner Parikrama is special Kora which is closer route of parikrama to Mount Kailash. It is considered as very difficult to complete because of difficult route and condition so it is recommended to professional trekkers and physically fit people.
Inner parikrama starts from Darchen and end up here as well. In this Parikrama you see Ashtapad, Nandi Parvat, Atmalingam, KuberKund, Saptarishi cave and monasteries. No one lives in this area because of its location which is full of snow, ice and rocks.
Kailash Mansarovar Yatra starts from Lucknow and Kathmandu. The inner kora tour begins after reaching to Darchen which is the base camp of kailash parikrama.
Lucknow / Kathmandu (1N) – Nepalgunj (1N) – Purang (2N) via Simikot & Hilsa – Lake Mansarovar (1N) – Darchen (1N) – Mount Kailash (2N) – Purang (1N) – Lucknow (1N) via Hilsa, Simikot&Nepalgunj
Arrival at Lucknow and reach to the hotel. overnight stay in theHotel.
Post breakfast,transfer to Nepalganj and check in hotel.In the evening our Kailash Yatra experts will give you detail information about the journey.
Wake up early in the morning and board on flight to Simikot. After 40 minutes of fly, reach to Simikot and take rest for some time then take a Helicopter ride to Hilsa border. After Immigration of the group, transfer to Purang (Taklakot – a small town in Tibet) and check-in Hotel Purang / Hotel Himalaya or Similar.
Take rest in Purang for acclimatization because it is in high altitude and walking is recommended today. You can go for a walk in the local market of Purang and see the culture of Tibet.
Purang is a small town where you can go for shopping items such as fruits, trekking sticks, water gallon for keeping Manasarovar holy water, oxygen cylinder, packed juice, chocolates, gloves and many other things. Overnight stay in Purang.
Post breakfast drive towards Mansarovar Lake by Volvo category AC bus. On the way to Mansarovar we will take a stop at Rakshas Tal Lake from where you can see Mount Kailash. Proceed to Mansarovar Lake and complete the parikrama of Mansarovar which is of 105 km. Admire the Beauty of Mansarovar and see Kailash just next to the Holy Lake. You can visit Mansarovar lake in BrahmMuhurt. Overnight stay at Guest House near Mansarovar Lake.
Spend some time near Mansarovar Lake in the morning. take holy bath, perform Puja and meditation. Transfer to Darchen which is the base camp for Kailash Parikrama. Take rest and prepare yourself for Kailash Parikrama. Overnight stay in Hotel Himalaya or Similar.
After breakfast, commence your parikrama by driving to Yamdwar. After this, you’ll trek for 10 km towards Dirapuk to witness the auspicious North face of Kailash. Overnight stay will be at Dirapuk.
## Parikrama is optional and Horse is also available for the parikrama.
Those people who are not able to do parikrama or do not want to go for parikrama due to any reason can return to Darchen from Yamdwar and stay in Guest House for 2 nights. Mount Kailash is visible from Darchen so you can the mountain and pray.
This will be the most challenging part of the parikrama. After early breakfast, you’ll have to trek for 22kms to Dolma-La Pass and pass through Gauri Kund and then to Zuthulpuk. After the trek along the river, overnight stay will be in Guest House at Zuthulpuk.
First 6 km of Parikrama of the 2nd day is the most difficult part of the parikrama. The climb is steep and difficult till Dolma La Pass (18,600 ft), rest of the 16 km is downwards and comparatively easy trek.
Highlights – This day in Parikrama you will pass through Gauri Kund, Shivasthal (Tibetans believe this place as sacred), East face of Mount Kailash.
Post breakfast, we will complete the remaining 8 km of the parikrama in approximately 3 hours. After completing the divine parikrama you shall drive to Purang. Overnight stay will be in Hotel Purang / Hotel Himalaya or similar.
Return to Hilsa border by AC Coach, followed by helicopter ride to Simikot then flight to Nepalganj and drive back to Lucknow. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Enjoy the breakfast and checkout. Return to your home with blessings of Mahadev.!!
# Itineraries are subjected to change/modified in unavoidable circumstances.