Mt. Kailash Tour 15 Days

$N/A USD
- 15 Days
- Moderate to Difficult
2-20 Pax

Sightseeing

October to December and March to September

Private Car & Sharing 4 wheel drive

Hotel

Tea house

4890m Mt. Kailash

Breakfast in Kathmandu and Full board meals during the trip

Kathmandu- Naylam-Saga-Manasarover-Saga-Kathmandu

Mt. Kailash Tour Overview

Mt. Kailash is regarded in many sects of Hinduism, Buddhists and Jains as paradise, the ultimate destination of souls and the spiritual center of the world. It is Historical and religiously belief that Mount Kailash is the residence of the Lord Shiva, lies in the Western part of Tibet at the peak of 22,028 feet (6,714 m). Made of black Rock, the symmetrical peak has a distinctive diamond like shape with four steep facades. According to one description in the Vishnu Purana , Mount Kailash is the centre world, its four faces are made of crystal , ruby,gold, and lapis lazuli, that is why the peak is restricted for the climb. It is one of the three pilgrimage sites in the area, collectively known as kangri Tsosum, Ponri Ngaden and lake Mansarovers.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival day (1300m/4264ft)

Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trek Preparation

Day 03: Drive to Nylam ( 3750m/12,303ft))

Day 04: Rest Day at Nylam ( 3750m/12,303ft))

Day 05: Nyalam to Saga (4500m/14,763ft)

Day 06: Saga To Prayang (4600m/15,091ft)

Day 07: Prayang to Lake Manosarovar (4558m15,052ft)

Day 08: Lake Manosarovar to Darchen (14975ft)

Day 09: Darchen to Mt. Kailash

Day 10: Mt. Kailash and around the places

Day 11: Mt. Kailash to Manasarovara

Day 12: Manasarovara to Saga (460km) 8-9 hrs

Day 13: Saga To Nylam or Zang Mu: (296km) 6-7 hr.

Day 14: Nylam to Kathmandu (150 km) 9-10 hr.

Day 15: Departure Day

DMt. Kailash Tour Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival day (1300m/4264ft)

After your arrivals in the Kathmandu tribhuvan international airport you will be greeted by our representative and transfer to your hotel. After check into the hotel, we will introduce you to your guide and he will help you for preparation of trekking materials. In the evening you will go for welcome dinner with our team with cultural music and dance.

Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trek Preparation

Today after breakfast, proceed for our city tour to visit Bouddha stupa, Pashupatinath temple, Swyambhunath Stupa (Monkey temple), Kathmandu Durbar square. We will then meet again to check your clothings, Visa, Permits and Tickets which required for Tibet tour. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Day 03: Drive to Nylam ( 3750m/12,303ft)

Morning after breakfast leave Kathmandu to Nyalam. We reach Friendship Bridge, Nepal – China Boarder by mini-coach. Walk along for 10 minutes to cross the bridge and there get acquainted with Chinese guide and land cruiser drivers. They will give a brief information regarding the further trip then proceed the journey to Zangmu, where all the immigration and custom formalities are ought to be accomplished. After the accomplishment of all formalities, we proceed to Nyalam. Arrival at Nyalam and overnight stay at guesthouse.

Day 04: Rest Day at Nylam ( 3750m/12,303ft)

It is a day for acclimatization. Rest day at Nyalam and explore around the area and do some sightseeing if you feel like it. Overnight at Guest House.

Day 05: Nyalam to Saga (4500m/14,763ft)

Wake up early today. After breakfast drive to Saga. You will enjoy the grand view of Mt. Shishapangma (8021mt High), Gauri Shankar and other high mountains from Thukla Pass (5050mt.high) another attraction will be a sacred lake Pigusto. Overnight lodge in Saga.

Day 06: Saga To Prayang (4600m/15,091ft)

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  nearby you, lots of rocky peaks and sand dunes give you an ideal world. Depends on season, nomads and other mobile shopkeepers are attired by beautiful traditional costume, waiting your arrival with hot tea and other supplies along with big smile.

Day 07: Prayang to Lake Manosarovar (4558m15,052ft)

A long driving day to see Lake Manasarovar. It is very auspicious day for all travellers who will have first glimpse of Holy Manasarovar and Darshan of Mt. Kailash from Horrchu Pass. The region is considered rich for gold and other mines, hot springs and hundreds of wild living creatures. Overnight stay Camp/Lodge at the shore of Lake Mansarovar.

Day 08: Lake Manosarovar to Darchen (14975ft)

Drive to Darchen, about 30 Kilo meter from Lake Manosarovar situated at the height of 4560m. During the afternoon Asthaparbat darshan. Overnight stay Guest house. 

Day 09: Darchen to Mt. Kailash

We walk about 18 kms to reach Diraphuk from Darchen which is situated at the height of 4890m. Then begins the Parikrama /Kora. Again walk about 10 km to go Tarboche and trek up to by walking approximately about 04 / 05 hour.). Overnight stay at Camping/Guest house. 

Day 10: Mt. Kailash and around the places

Trek to Zuthulphuk (4790m) 22km. Walk approximately 08 / 10 hours - Parikarma continues, this is the day every pilgrims talks about, the most difficult journey through out the journey, Trek up to Dolma La pass(5600m) We will offer very short prayers at Dolmala and move towards Gaurikunda. Overnight stay at camping / Guest house.

Day 11: Mt. Kailash to Manasarovara

After Walking 3 hours, all the driving crew will be waiting for your arrival. Late afternoon you will be at your lodge/camp. 

Day 12: Manasarovara to Saga (460km) 8-9 hrs

Day 13: Saga To Nylam or Zang Mu: (296km) 6-7 hr.

Day 14: Nylam to Kathmandu (150 km) 9-10 hr.

Day 15: Departure Day

Today is the last day of the trip with us. If you would like to extend your holiday with us, we will help you otherwise we will assist you to the airport as per your flight departure time.

Mt. Kailash Tour Cost :- US$N/A

Include

-Welcome and Farewell Dinner
-3 night's accommodation in Kathmandu on twin share basis with breakfast
-Accommodation in Tibetan lodges or tents
-All Vegetarian Meals while on Yatra/ trip
-English Speaking Nepali Tour Leader and Tibetian Guide
-Tibet Visa & Permit Fee
-Yaks & Yak men for luggage during Parikrama
-Ground transfers in Tibet using Toyota Land Cruisers
-Sherpa staff (trekking guides, porters, cook, etc)
-Sleeping bag
-Down Jacket 

Exclude

-Nepal arrival visa
-All beverages, photography charges, web usage, and Telephone Calls
-Extra nights in Tibetan lodges (except mentioned in itinerary)
-Travel Insurance
-Extra cost in the event of landslide for hiring additional transportation and porters
-Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
-Horse rental while on Parikrama (approx Cost US $200) or personal porter (Approx Cost US $100)
-Emergency evacuation costs (cost for rental of Land Cruiser) (medical and rescue insurance is recommended).
-Any additional meals in Kathmandu except mentioned in the itinerary
-Tips