Mount Kailash is known as a holy site among Hindu, Bon, Buddhist, and Jain. It is believed to be the ultimate destination of souls and the spirit of the whole World. Mt Kailash is also believed, the residence of Lord Siva’s “The God of all Gods” and Lake Manasarovar is the soul of Brahma in Hinduism.
Day 1: Kathmandu (1300 m.) arrival and transfer to Hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing & Tour Preparation
Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Kerung (2900 m.) 175 K.M.
Day 4: Day rest in Kerung
Day 5: Kerung to Saga (4450 m.) via Labung La (5050 m.) 245 K.M.
Day 6: Saga to Manasarover (4558 m.) 500 K.M.
Day 7: Ritual Puja and drive to Tarchen (4565 m.)
Day 8: Walk to Dehara Puk (5000 m.) 18 K.M. 7 hrs.
Day 9: Dolma La (Pass) 5670 M.
Day 10: End of Mt. Kailash Parikrama (Kora) walk 2 hrs. Drive to Dongba via Darchen.
Day 11: Drive from Dongba to Kerung 5:30 hours (270 K.M.)
Day 12: Drive from Kerung to Kathmandu (175 K.M.)
Day 13: Transfer to Airport or future activities.
Arrival at Kathmandu Int'l airport and transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel in Kathmandu.
After Breakfast, a Sightseeing trip to temples and drive back to the Hotel for lunch. After lunch, final preparation for Your trip to Mt. Kailash. Dinner at Hotel.
Early Morning drive to Kerung. We will provide you pack breakfast on the way and Lunch at Nepal/China border. Walk along for 10 minutes to cross the bridge. After accomplishment, all the immigration and custom formalities meet Chinese guide and Bus drivers, then processed the journey to Kerung Arrival at Kerung and overnight stay in a Hotel.
Rest Day at Kerung (2,900 m.): It is more a day for acclimatization.
Saga/ 4450 m. or Dongba: (Labug-La 5050 m., Peku-tso, and Saga, on the first long driving day over the sandy and rocky land of Tibet, other sites like a lake, nomads chasing thousands of yaks and sheep, keep you busy. By the late afternoon, you will cross the Bhramha Purtra River on the way to typical Chinese and Tibetan towns. Overnight in Saga.
The longest driving day starts full of excitement, Jeeps and trucks roll on the wide valley following rivers and grazing land of yaks and sheep. Far south you can see snow-covered peaks near by you, lots of rocky peaks and sand duns give you an ideal world. Depends on the season, nomads, and other mobile shopkeepers are attired in beautiful traditional costumes, waiting for your arrival with hot tea and other supplies along with a big smile. By the late afternoon, you can have the first sight of Holy Kailash Parbat and Manasarovar. Hore is a small village nearby Lake Manasarover. Holy-Manasarovara: At 14950-ft/ 4558 m. The highest lake of freshwater with a turquoise complexion in the world is full of fishes and swans. Holy Kailash Parbat, Mt. Gurula-Mandata, Lake Rashekshi are laying in its surrounding. The region is considered rich for gold and other mines, hot springs, and hundreds of wild living creatures. Night halt beside Manasarovar.
Ritual (Puja) at Manasarovar and drive to Tarchen Manasarovar is the lake of compassion, tranquility, and bliss. After completing the memorable morning Bath and Puja we will be heading towards Tarchen. It is considered as a base camp for the Holy Kailash Parikrama.
Trek to Dehara Puk It is one of the exciting days walking along the beautiful rocky cliffs; waterfalls with some clouds in the clear blue sky makes you feel the Great God Shiva is everywhere with tons of blessings to you. From time to time the face of Kailash Parbat will keep on appearing. For an 18 km trail, it takes almost 7 hrs.
Hardest but Holiest day of your pilgrimage Yatra with Dolma-La (pass) of 18600 ft between two valleys: Yamasthal should be crossed to reach the Shiva-Sthal, here there is the symbolical death, Pilgrimages leave the Old clothes, spin of hair or a drop of Blood in hope, that terrible Yamraja (The master of death) will attend to these signs and will allow the Yatries (travelers) to be born in spirit to pass Dolma- La. The pass associates at Buddhists with the goddess Container, and at Hindu with Parvati, divine wife misters Shiva. On the pass tourists and pilgrimage hang out the Tibetan flags, On success. While your steps go closer to the pass, Once you reach the top, just do the holiest offerings and sit down for meditation to forget yourself. Once your steps go down, Parvati-Sthal and Gauri Kunda are on the way. By the late afternoon, you will arrive at Zuthal Puk (the cave of Miracles. The great ascetic Milerappa is supposed to have performed miracles here).
End of Kailash Parikrama and drive to Dongba
After a short trek (2 hrs) and reach to the point where the coach will be waiting and we will drive to Darchenand merge with other members who were waiting and drive to Dongba. Overnight stay at Guesthouse in Dongba.
Drive back to Kerung 270 km / 5.5 hrs. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
Drive back to Kathmandu and overnight rest at the hotel.
Airport transfer for onward destination or end of the tour.
- 03 Nights Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu. Tourist standard Hotel with a vegetarian meal.
- Tibet Group visa and travel permit fee.
- All transportation by private Bus.
- 09 nights’ accommodation in Tibet using the guest house.
- Service of our trekking equipment and Sherpa staff.
- Kathmandu Temple Tours.
- Arrival and departure transfer.
- All Trekking and camping equipment including Sleeping bags and oxygen cylinders
- Yak, Porter, and Horse for personal use.
- Using extra night at Hotel expect mentioned on the itinerary.
- Rescue/ Evacuation or all the extra cost because of partition from the main group or serious health condition.
- Any International flight.
- Extra Night accommodation in Kathmandu.
- Any extra transportation/Accommodation/visa cancellation charge (who separate from the main group and early return)
We need the following documents for your Tibet Group visa process
- A clear color scan copy of your passport along with a 25% Advance payment. This must be provided to us at least 30 days in advance.
Packaging list of your Mt. Kailash Yatra
- Any regular medicines that you take.
- Enough clothing for the whole Yatra.
- A small Bag for day use.
- Toiletries kit like soap, Shampoo, toothbrush, towels, etc.
- A good water bottle.
- Sports Shoes (Comfortable one for walking)
- Sun cream.
- Raincoat or Umbrella.
- Torch Light.
- Woolen Socks.
- Thermal Long underwear (Easy one while walking)
- 04/05 Passport Size Photograph.
Duffel bag and Down Jacket we will provide you!
This tour and price for the Indian Passport holder.