Kailash Mansarovar Tour

Duration: 14 Days

About Kailash Mansarovar Tour

Tibet Kailash Mansarovar Tour takes you to the western part of Tibet, where you get to explore some of the exotic vegetations, ancient cultural heritage, high Himalayan mountains, and holy lake. Kailash Mansarovar Tour is a very famous tour among pilgrims from Hindus, Buddhists, Jain, and Bon religion. Mt. Kailash and Lake Mansarovar are the two main highlights of this tour. During the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, you will get to have deep insights into the Tibetan culture and the daily lifestyle of the Tibetans. The journey is adventurous, divine, and full of gorgeous views.

The Kailash Mansarovar Tour involves many centuries-old monasteries. The spiritual treasure of Tibet, Mt. Kailash receives thousands of pilgrims every year who circumambulate a 53km circular path around Mount Kailash. Hindu and Buddhist attempt clockwise circumambulation, while anti-clockwise circulation is made by Bon followers of Tibet. Likewise, the glistening blue water of Lake Mansarovar offers a marvelous view and is believed to be the abode of Lord Brahma, whereas Mount Kailash is believed to be the seat of Lord Shiva and his wife Parvati.

This Tibet Kailash Mansarovar Tour package is designed to let you relish the heavenly view and solitude. As you will be traveling in a very remote area, you will have ample time to forget your busy life and unwind. With our professionally crafted Kailash Mansarovar Tour itinerary, you will be enjoying every second of the trip. The best time to go on the Kailash Mansarovar Tour is from April to June and September to November. For further information regarding Kailash Mansarovar Tour cost or any other queries, feel free to contact us at any time.

Itinerary

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Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel

One of our team members will wait for you at the airport to welcome you and take you to the hotel. He will also brief you about the day program. In the evening, you will have a delicious welcome dinner organized by the company. 

  • 3 star category hotel
  • Kathmandu
  • 1350 M

After having breakfast, you will begin sightseeing in Kathmandu with your tour guide. You will visit places like Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhnath Stupa, Kathmandu, Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, and Patan Durbar Square. All of these places are part of world heritage sites. In the evening, you along with your guide will prepare for the trip and arrange all the gears

  • B&B
  • 3 star category hotel
  • Kathmandu
  • 1350 M

Today, after having a delicious breakfast, you will drive towards the Nepal Tibet Border along a scenic highway. Upon reaching the border, you will complete the border formalities and continue driving to Kerung.

Distance: 175 km

  • B,L&D
  • Lodge
  • Kerung
  • 3500 M
  • 7 to 8 hours

It is a rest day in Kerung. As you have already gained elevation, it is important for your body to acclimatize before moving any further. Here, you will explore the town and also meet with your Tibetan tour guide.

  • B,L&D
  • Lodge
  • Kerung
  • 3500 M
  • 7 to 8 hours

Leaving Kerung behind, you will continue driving along desert terrain. During the drive, you will pass by nomad camp and sheep & yak herds. The route offers impressive views of Langtang Himal, Mt. Gaurishankar, and Mt. Shisha Pangma. Passing through Khunmen Tso, Sinling, Karru Ongchen, and Peiku Tso Lake (4400 M), you will cross Brahmaputra lake and reach Saga.

Distance: 235 km

  • B,L&D
  • Lodge
  • Saga
  • 4500 M
  • 6 hours

Today, the drive takes you to Mansarovar Lake, one of the holiest lakes of Hindus. Driving through the small town of Zhongba, you reach Paryang from where you get to see Mt. Kailash and the first view of the holy lake. Upon reaching the lake, you can see Chiu Monastery on the northwest shore of the lake. Likewise, you get to see stunning views of Mt. Gurula Mandata, Mt. Kailas, and Lake Rakchyas.

Distance: 370 km 

  • B,L&D
  • Lodge
  • Mansarovar Lake
  • 4600 M
  • 7 hours

After having some delightful breakfast, you drive to Darchen. The drive will be short and give you enough time to relax during the day. Darchen is like the base for Mt. Kailash kora. The Kora is 53 km in total and completed in the span of three days. 

Distance: 40 km

  • B,L&D
  • Lodge
  • Darchen
  • 4580 M
  • 1 hour

Today, you take a thrilling one hours drive to Yama Dwar. From here, you walk on rocky cliffs and pass by waterfalls to reach Dira-Puk. The views will be breath-taking from this place.

Duration: 12 km

  • B,L&D
  • Lodge and tented camp
  • Dirapuk
  • 4900 M
  • 5 hours

It is going to be the hardest day of the journey. From Dira-Puk, the trail ascends towards Dolma La Pass. Upon reaching the top of the pass, you worship and sit down to spend some time doing meditation or soaking the tranquility of the region. Later, you descend to Zutul-Puk, where you spend the night. 

Distance: 19 km

  • B,L&D
  • Lodge and tented camp
  • Zutul-Puk
  • 4750 M
  • 8 hours

After having breakfast, you descend towards Darchen. The trail passes by small villages. From Darchen, you drive back to Saga following the same trail. The drive will offer scenic views.

Duration: 11 km

  • B,L&D
  • Lodge
  • Saga
  • 4500 M
  • 3 hours

Today, you will drive to Kerung. You will follow the same route as before. The drive will offer superb landscape and snow-capped mountain views. 

Distance: 235 km

  • B,L&D
  • Lodge
  • Kerung
  • 3500 M
  • 6 hours

After having a warm breakfast, you drive back to Kathmandu. During the drive, you get to see the countryside views. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you move to the hotel. You are free today whatever you want during the rest of the day.

Distance: 175 km

  • B,L&D
  • 3 star category hotel
  • Kathmandu
  • 1350 M
  • 7-8 hours

It is a free day in Kathmandu. You can go on a guided sightseeing tour or explore the nearby areas on your own. Do not forget to do shopping and visit the local market. Later, in the evening, you will have a delicious farewell dinner with the team members.

  • B&B
  • 3 star category hotel
  • Kathmandu
  • 1350 M

You will check-out of the hotel as per you the flight time and head to the airport for your flight back to your home.

  • B&B

What’s Included

  • Airport hotel and airport transfers.
  • 4 nights accommodation in 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu on BB basis (A single supplement room will be served on request with an additional cost).
  • Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, hot drinks) during the tour.
  • Tour lodge (Tea House) accommodations with twin sharing basis during the tour.
  • All the staff’s salary, meals, accommodation & insurance.
  • English-speaking guide during the tour. (French-speaking guide available with an extra additional cost if needed).
  • Tibet group visa and all necessary permits.
  • Yak and Porters for carrying baggage during the Kailash Parikrama.
  • Government taxes, service charges, and official expenses.
  • Kathmandu valley tour with a tour guide in a private vehicle. 
  • Private vehicle for the whole tour.
  • Meals while you are in Kathmandu, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Nepal entry visa fee.
  • Your Travel Insurance (Compulsory). 
  • International airfare.
  • Your personal expenses.
  • Sightseeing and Monument entrance fees.
  • Tips for the guide, assistant guide, and driver (Tipping is expected).
  • Laundry, telephone, personal trekking equipment, hot shower, and battery charging during the tour.
  • Medical evacuation (In case of emergency).