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Trip Overview of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra tour is one of the best pilgrimage tours in Tibet. the tour gives you the best experience of trekking and passing the remote wild western part of Tibet. Popularly known as Kailash Mansarovar Yatra. This tour requires at least four weeks of physical endurance. To perform the circumambulation while following this regimen. The visit to Kailash Mountain and Mansarovar Lake. It is an essential part of your overall journey to Mount Kailash.  Tour and trekking in Mount Kailash Dolmala pass is quite a tough task.

Mount Kailash is the pilgrimage (religious or secular), we return in the same way. With great divine pleasure, we invite and welcome all the travelers to one of the most sacred pilgrimages of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra. The tour of Mt. Kailash and Lake Mansarovar takes the seeker through Nepal and Tibet, where an array of temples and stupas, and ancient architectures are explored and enjoyed.

The holy Tibet Mount Kailash Mansarovar is lying in the western Tibetan Plateau. It is in the northernmost region of the Himalayas. Also refers to as Mount Meru and Kang Rinpoche, or snow jewel, Mount Kailash is a 6714m high peak. one of the holiest places for most of the religions, THe  Buddhist, Hindu, Janis, and Bonpos for thousands of years. In Kailash Mansarovar yatra Hindus perform a ‘parikrama’ or walk around the 32-mile circumference of Mount Kailash. They believe to wipe away all sins.

People believe that Lord Shiva had dwelled in meditation on its top. As per the Legend in the Hindu religion, the lake was first created in the mind of the Lord Brahma. Hence, in Sanskrit’s name, it is Mansarovar, which is a combination of the words Manas (mind) and Sarovar (lake) many pilgrims visit the place full of devotion in Kailash Mansarovar yatra.

Cost for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

The cost for Kailash Mansarovar yatra is depended on different factors. The Kailash Mansarovar tour is normally 12 to 14 days of travel time. We need a Tibet travel permit and a Tibet visa fee. This makes the trip is the cost is quite expensive compared to our other travel package.

The visa fee cost depends on your country of origin, and you will need to pay this to our representative when you provide your passport for the application. We will apply for The Tibet Travel Permit, Alien’s Travel Permit, Restricted Areas Permit, and Frontier Pass. The travel permit cost is already included in our package. We do all necessary official work for all of the permits and passes you will need in Tibet before you travel or once you are in Lhasa before you leave the capital city.
Tibet Tourist Attraction Entrance Fee

Similarly in our Kailash Mansarovar package, we will include All of the costs of the entrance to the various attractions, which are included in the overall cost of the tour. During the trip, the local Tibetan guide cost is included. The fees of your tour guide will be divided while on a Group Tour, you will only pay a percentage of the cost of the guide. If you are in a bigger group the guide’s costs are split equally among all of the members of the tour group, That’s why the cost is lower in a big group.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Route

Our route to Kailash Mansarovar yatra is from Kathmandu to Kathmandu via Kerung drive-in drive out or visa Lhasa flies in fly out. You can do the 1-way flight and 1-way drive route also which is more scenic and save cost. this also makes a difference to the overall cost of the tour. the cost difference between flights and train travel to Lhasa as flights are much more expensive than trains.

You can use different travel routes as per your budget and time. Normally, most of the travelers take the common route which develops completely bypassing via SyabruBesi. Stay overnight at Kyirong County, Dongba, Mansarovar Lake, and Darchen before encountering the walking path on the base of Mount Kailash (Yama Dwar). In the wake of accomplishing the ambition along inspecting the North face of Mount Kailash connecting to its base leads backward by retracing the same earlier developed course until the terminate destination is steeped in front.

finally, all the routes take you to Holy lake Mansarovar and Mount Kailash. People believe that taking a holy bath on nearby sacred Lake Mansarovar and attending pujas is the way there to wipe up all the sins. It cal also recompense blessing and clarity but after attending 108 times, you will be the one to attain Nirvana.

Kailash Mansarovar yatra by Overland

Our Kailash Mansarovar overland yatra takes place after crossing the Kerung/Kyirong border. We can make this trip n 14 days to and from Kathmandu and overland to Mount Kailash. We will offer a small group or private trip to Kailash Mansarovar visa Overland. Join our  Kailash overland tours as per the itinerary or we can customize the tour itinerary as per your interest. Overland Tour to Kailash is ranging from Kathmandu and enters Kailash via Kerung border. We offer 14 days Kailash Overland Tour itinerary which is enough time for preparation and acclimatization.

Mount Kailash in western Tibet is a holy mountain peak that believes as the residence of Lord Shiva and his wife Goddess Parvathi as per Hinduism. Abode of Kang Ringboche as per Lamaism. it’s bringing equal importance in Jainism and Bon. Thousand of pilgrimages reach there per annum. Taking bath in the blue clean water of Lake Mansarovar believe to wash all the sins wiped out lifetime. One circuit of Mount Kailash is claimed to be clean up countless sins.

The 52 Kilometer Kailash circuit/ Kailash Kora or Kailash Parikrama is the hardest part of the tour. it’s containing 3 days of trekking via the highest pass Dolma La (5,630miters). Although, it’s not much tough for those that are physically fit. the remainder of the time on tour is driving with comfortable transportation. the simplest season for the Kailash overland tour is from May till September. for the little private tour, it’s are often also suitable for the months of April, October, and November.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra 2023

Our Kailash Mansarovar Yatra for 2023  booking is open. This Kailash Tour is via Kerung takes you to the holy land of Mt. Kailash through the Nepal-Tibet border of Rasuwagadhi-Kerung. Above the Himalaya, the trekking team will embark on a journey to take you to worship and hike around the sacred land of Mt. Kailash.

Our Kailash Mansarovar tour 2022 starts with a sightseeing tour in the capital city of Nepal. on your second day in Kathmandu, we will take you to the UNESCO-listed world heritage sites of the Kathmandu valley. The next day we will drive to the Kerung border via the Langtang National Park. We will cross the Nepal-Tibet border before arriving at Kerung.

We will finish our permit check and other official formalities at the immigration and from here we will drive to the villages of Saga for our overnight stay. Today our drive will take us to Mansarovar, and Darchen with great views of the sacred Mt. Kailash, Mt. Gurla-Mandala, Rakshash Lake, and Lake Mansarovar. On arrival at Darchen, we will start our 3 days long Kailash Kora. The major attractions of Kailash tour 2021 are visiting the sacred peak of Kailash, Holy Lake of Mansarovar, and the highest pass of Drolma La.

The Kailash tour 2022 takes 14 days for completion based on our default itinerary. The trip can be tailored to your preference. The best time to visit the holy Mt. Kailash is between May to August.

Equipment packing list for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

Most pilgrims to Kailash Mansarovar yatra also take a dip in the nearby, highly sacred Lake Mansarovar (Lake of Consciousness and Enlightenment). Kailash Mansarovar Lake tour has been the pilgrimage site for centuries that people are walking overland for weeks or months. The fee they are approaching the center of the universe. Kailash is the source of four of the great rivers of Asia, fueled by the water of the nearby holy lake Mansarovar also known as Tso Rinpoche, or ‘precious lake’ in Tibetan. Bathing in the cold water of the lake, which is said to contain miraculous powers, is considered to be of massive spiritual benefit during the Kailash Yatra tour in Tibet.


  • Passport with its photocopy.
  • Diary or small notes etc.
  • Ball pens with spare refills Maps/Charts/Books etc.
  • credit cards & Cash
  • Airline/Railway tickets/vouchers.
  • Any other document for personal purposes.

 Personal  fitness

  •  Kindly consult your doctor and get yourself check-up for this yatra
  • As you are traveling at the high altitudes place so we suggest you do some exercises. Such as walking, jogging, yoga, and other breathing exercises in order to have a successful yatra


  • You need both medical and rescue insurance for the Kailash Manasarovar tour. Please make sure you cover yourself for emergency evacuation (helicopter) in the insurance).


What Above The Himalaya Trekking will provide

  • Down Jacket – refundable basis
  • Cap
  • Walking stick on Parikarma days
  • Duffel bag
  • Daypack bag


  • Do not bring any books, magazines, and also pictures about Tibet, Buddhism, or any Lamas in Kailash Mansarovar yatra. The custom of China won’t allow entering with those kinds of materials.
  • Do not take any pictures and videos in Chinese customs and in also the Army and police station

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra - Trip Info

Tour Name: Kailash Mansarovar Tour

Tour Duration: 14 days Arrival to Departure

Best Season: Autumn (August, Sept, & Oct), spring (March & April) & summer (May, June & July)

Trip Grade: Difficult

Max Altitude: 5,250m/17,220ft

Accommodation: Hotels and Guest Houses

Transportation: Land Cruiser (4WD TOYOTA)

Group Size: Min 2 pax up to 10, this tour can be arranged for both individuals and small group travelers any time on your request.

Tour Price: For the most up-to-date and competitive price, please contact us

Detailed Itinerary of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. Our representative will meet you thereafter you finish your immigration formalities, you can get a sim card if you need it and we will take you to your hotel. When you have had your time to settle in and freshen up after your long flight. We will have a short meeting for a briefing about your program. The evening is free at your leisure, you can enjoy a delicious dinner in one of the best restaurants. Overnight stay in Kathmandu.

Today after breakfast you will meet your tour guide and leave for the sightseeing tour around Kathmandu valley. We are covering the famous Hindu temples of Pashupatinath, The  Swyambhunath ( Monkey Temple), very ancient, and mostly enlisted in UNESCO World Heritage sites. The biggest Buddhist Stupa at Boudhanath. we will get back to your hotel and leave it free for you to explore around.

Today We start our trip early morning. We drive in a beautiful scenery road through Nepal mountain village to Kerung,  Nepal Tibet Border through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and after necessary border formalities at Nepali immigration. After we entry to the Chines part and we need to finish the immigration formalities here.After we will drive to Kerung Town. Stay Overnight at Guest House.

Today after breakfast we start driving to Saga. The morning drive is a very pleasant and nice view. some of the group also visit Kyidrong (Dzongka)5,170m, Shangyala, we will reach in Saga Overnight Hotel.

Early breakfast and get ready for another exciting day. Late afternoon you can have the first view of Holy Mt. Kailash and Lake Mansarovar. Today we will pass a small village which is situated near Holy Mansarovar Lake.  Enjoy the calm lake of Holy Mansarovar (14950 ft/4558m). It is the highest lake of fresh water with a turquoise complexion in the world is full of fishes and swans. Holy Mt. Kailash, Mt. Gurula-Mandala, Lake Rakshash are lying in their surroundings. These regions have gold and other mines, hot springs, and hundreds of wild living creatures. We can watch several monasteries along the 145km including Dargyeling Monastery, which passes Lhaksang, Zamlungla then we will reach Zhongna. Overnight at Guest House. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Early morning today we are worshipping on the bank of Manasarover. Holy Mansarovar is the lake of compassion, tranquility, and bliss. We will do the memorable morning bath and puja here. After we are driving for  Holy Mansarovar Parikrama by Landcruiser with packed lunch and continue to drive towards Tarchen (Darchen). If time permits, we visit Chui Gompa. Tarchen is like a base camp for Holy Kailash Parikrama. During the auspicious pilgrimage time, this place will be flooded with pilgrims with hundreds of tents all around. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

We will drive a little and start our Kora walking from here. The east-west ridge blocks your view of Mt Kailash, but to the southeast are clear views of huge Gurla Mandata(7728m), Visit to Dira Phuk Monastery, Overnight at camp. We are walking on a beautiful rocky cliff; waterfalls with some clouds in the clear blue sky make you feeling that Great God Shiva is everywhere with tons of blessings to you. From time to time the face of Kailash Parbat will be kept on appearing. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Today we are going to cross the (Dolma-La 18600 ft) and then descending gradually to Zuthulpuk (4760m). Today is the most difficult day of the trek. Once you reach the top, just do the holiest offering and sit down for meditation to forget in eternity. Once your steps go down, We can see the Parvati and Gauri Kunda nad people bring the water from there. By late afternoon you will arrive in Zuthulpuk (the cave of Miracles, the great ascetic Milerappa is supposed to have performed miracles here)

Today is a more pleasant walking day not more climbing up hills. Zutul- Phuk  Monastery We are trekking above the river and enters the lovely Golds and Red Cliffs a narrow canyon whose walls are stained purple, cobalt, and rust. You can see canyon narrows look for holes gouged into the cliff walls. You can look at the holy stone made by pilgrims  Also, look for the far distance the blue waters of the lake Rakshas Tal. Drive to New Dongba  Overnight Guest House.

Drive back to Tingri. From today you will be leaving this holy place. Overnight at Hotel.

After breakfast drive to Kerung.You will see the panoramic Himalayan range.

After Breakfast scenic drive to Kathmandu border formalities at Chinese immigration and drive to Kathmandu. Stay Overnight at Hotel.

Today is a free day in Kathmandu, you can do shopping, look around Thamel Can visit Dreams of Gardens, In the evening we will have farewell dinner.

We will take you to the Kathmandu Airport to catch your flight to your home. Our staff will take care of your safe and timely arrival at the Tribhuvan International Terminal and help you arrange your last minute departure details.

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Cost Includes

  • The airport picks up and drops off.
  • Twin sharing  accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Accommodation in Syaprubesi, (Local Guesthouse)
  • Accommodation in Kailash (Local Guesthouse)
  • Meals during the tour, Vegetarian meals  (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)
  • English speaking Tibetan guide for custom formalities
  • Nepali team leader/ Co-ordinator
  • Experience staff team
  • All private transportation by Bus
  • Tibet travel permit and Tibet visa fees
  • Entrance fees of Lake Manasarovar and Kailash
  • Entrance fees of Langtang National park
  • We will provide you a duffle bag for keeping your goods during the Kailash tour
  • Down jacket and sleeping bag in returnable based if you need
  • Emergency evacuation management

Cost Excludes

  • Lunch and Dinner while in Kathmandu.
  • Nepal entry Visa Fee (You can obtain a visa quickly upon your arrival at Nepal’s Airport in Kathmandu)
  • Airfare to Kathmandu & back.
  • Any Alcoholic and cold drinks, chocolates,
  • Personal expenses, laundry, phone call, internet
  • Your personal gear for the trip, travel, and medical insurance & helicopter rescue,
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on price Includes section
  • Yak for own riding during Parikrama
  • Necessary Yak & Yak men for Kailash Kora
  • Tips and Gratitude for trekking staff

Kailash tour

Mount Kailash Tour is legendary for pilgrimage, nature lovers also as adventure seekers. Mount Kailash and Holy Lake Mansarovar are situated within the secret land of Tibet. Kailash Manasarovar  Tour is that the hottest pilgrimage tour, visited by numerous pilgrims per annum. Kailash Tour by Helicopter is different from a brief and cozy tour to Kailash via the gorgeous hill station of Simikot in Nepal. Lhasa Kailash Tour is again an alternative choice to possess both experiences of Historical cities of Tibet and Mount Kailash Manasarovar.

We are organizing the best tour to Mount Kailash since 2007.  Our professional local guide team provides you the best quality services. Our team is always there to make your Kailash Tour unforgettable and memorable.  Mount  Kailash is easily accessible from the outskirts of Nepal. Kailash  Tour starts with a sightseeing tour within the capital city of Nepal. We will offer you a complimentary city tour of Kathmandu UNESCO listed world heritage sites. After the guided tour.

We’ll get ourselves inside the Langtang park and cross the Nepal-Tibet border to reach Kerung. From Kerung, we’ll drive to the villages of Saga, Mansarovar, and Darchen with great views of the sacred Mt. Kailash, Mt. Gurla-Mandala, Rakshash Lake, and therefore the Lake Mansarovar. After visit Mansarovar lake we will start our 3 days long Kailash Kora. During this tour, we will do the hiking and do the parikrama of the sacred peak of Kailash, Holy Lake of Mansarovar, and therefore the highest pass of Drolma La.

We can do the Kailash Overland Tour via the Kerung highway route. This is the newly opened Nepal-Tibet border of Rasuwagadhi-Kerung.

Kailash tour via Lhasa

Our Kailash Tour via Lhasa covers major cultural sites of Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse, and pilgrimage site Kailash Mansarovar. The main highlights of this package in Lhasa are Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Norbulingka Palace, Jokhang Temple. We also see the  Tibetan traditional Barkhor Squire, Tashilampo Monastery in Shigatse, and most sacred Lake Yamdok. Our further drive continues various cultural richest Tibetan towns to succeed in the Kailash region.

Mt. Kailash has induced a magnetism within the minds of each pilgrim, thus, making it the foremost visited sacred site in western Tibet. The Group leaves for Lhasa by flight, the capital of Tibet after the darshan of Pashupatinath Temple. The Trans Himalayan Flight is one among the foremost beautiful within the world flying over Mt. Everest and a number of other Himalayan Peaks. In Tibet, experience the culture of The Roof of the plane.

Start a leisurely drive to Saga – Lake Manasarovar with the darshan of Kailash Parbat and Parikarma before driving back via Overland. We will spin for 3 days within the beautiful city of Lhasa which helps you acclimatize well also. Guided tours and acclimatization in Lhasa for 3 days are going to be more helpful for your entire trip to regulate your body at high altitudes. After a cultural trip in central Tibet- Lhasa, we further drive to Lake Mansarovar and Mount Kailash. We will drive within the Ngari region of Tibet. After exploring Mansarovar lake we will go for three days to Kailash Parvat Kora/ Parikrama by walking or by horse. This entire tour of Lhasa Kailash Tour is driving on the well-paved road except for three days of Kailash kora.

Hotel Cost in Kailash Tour

The cost for the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is also made a big difference as per your accommodation. We will use the 3-star hotels in the city and a basic lodge near the parikrama. If you wanted to use the 4/5 star hotels in the city of Lhatste, Darchen and if you visit Shigatse and Lhasa. We mostly use 3-star standard hotels in our tour in the major cities of Tibet.  The accommodation in hotels in Lhasa or Shigatse, Lhatse, Gyantse, and other major cities are is normally a three-star hotel in Tibet.  In the rest of the places, we can arrange a comfortable hotel as per your needs in the main cities.  your overall cost will increase accordingly as per your hotel choices. To save the cost and if you wanted to do the budget tour, then We can use budget hotels or guesthouses, to reduce the overall cost.

Our package tour cost also includes your accommodation and During the Kora and if you do EBC there is the basic level of guest house so they are not really upgradeable.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Package

Our best package for Kailash Mansarovar yatra is 14 days from arrival to departure. We can make the short package also if you have less time. Due to multiple trekking routes and trails, We can make different short to long packages for concluding the journey. Explorers holding enough time can seize long packages by eliminating obstacles along short packages are for mastery trippers. We have a helicopter tour package also available for the short-time trekkers.

Our package trip is plan carefully as per the altitude sickness. AMS is the major issue of traveling to Tibet along we often encounter over 4,600 m on Mt. Kailash Mansarovar journey so acclimatization is very essential. Besides, It is much better to start the trip from Kerung and drive to higher altitudes. If you also plan to make the package from Lhasa we suggest you spend 2 nights there to acclimatize your body.

A journey to Kailash Manasarovar is the spiritual experience and adventure package and much more. The 14-day trip package will commence at Kathmandu, where you will explore the ancient city. Then Our package goes into Tibet, with a drive to Kerung and Saga with an overnight guest house there. As we will travel in the roof of the World so every single traveler of this incredible journey undergoes a humbling and enlightening transformation, which cannot be described but can only be felt first hand.

Get ready for the best travel package with some incredible experiences with visiting the century-old monasteries, Yak caravans leisurely ambling over snowy passes, and the magnificent peaks of the Himalayas.

Popular place to see in our Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

Kailash Mansarover is one of the foremost popular Hindu pilgrimage sites within the Himalayan region. Mount Kailash, which forms  30 million years ago when the Himalayas were in their early stage of formation, is one among the foremost rever places within the Himalayas. Mansarovar and Mt. Kailash are two of the holiest pilgrimage areas to devotees of Hinduism, Jainism, Buddhism, and also  Bonism. There are thousands of devotees who visit this sacred land.

below are the popular place to see in our Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

Mansarovar Lake

Lake Manasarovar is lying on the w western Tibet Ngari Prefecture that is also knows to be ‘not so far from the Mighty Mount Kailash. This invincible lake is no less than a ‘Spiritual Satisfaction’ for the thousands of pilgrims who are active participants in the Kailash Manasarovar Yatra.

According to the Hindu religion, this lake originated within the mind of Brahma. consistent with mythology, this lake is that the haven of swans, which are traditionally also considered sacred and wise.

There are a variety of monasteries at Mansarovar, among which the foremost remarkable is that the Chiu Gompa Monastery. The lake gives you the best sight of Mount Gurla Mandhata on the south and Kailash on the north. Rakshas Tallies on the side of the lake whereas some hills lie on the eastern side.


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