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Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

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Trip Overview of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

 Kailash Mansarovar Yatra offers rigorous overland driving, trekking, and camping, passing the remote and wild western 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. Trekking through this long path is steep and physically taxing.

We travel by the Southern route in Kailash Mansarovar yatra. It after our pilgrimage (religious or secular), we return by 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.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra in a mountain in Tibet

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 best holy place for 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. According to Hindu legend, the lake was first created in the mind of the Lord Brahma. Hence, in Sanskrit name, it is Mansarovar, which is a combination of the words Manas (mind) and Sarovar (lake) many pilgrims visit the place with full of devotion at in Kailash Mansarovar yatra.

Most pilgrims to Kailash 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.


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

We will meet you in Kathmandu at tribhuvan International Airport and transfer you to your hotel. When you find yourself fresh, we will invite you to visit our office and provide you with brief information about your trek program. During this visit we will help you check your equipment and facilitate the processing of other necessary items.

After breakfast, our guide will accompany you on a tour of sightseeing around the Kathmandu valley. You will visit the Hindu temple complex at Pashupatinath (a UNESCO World Heritage site) and the biggest Buddhist Stupa at Boudhanath. You will also visit Swyambhunath, a 2000-year-old temple which is popularly known as monkey temple. Moreover, you will enjoy Patan City which is famous for its fine arts and historical architecture. Back to the hotel.

Early in the Morning scenic drive to Kerung Border Nepal Tibet Border through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and after necessary border formalities at Nepali immigration and cross the bridge process for all necessary formalities in Chinese immigration continue drive to Kerung Town. Stay Overnight at Guest House.

Morning time drive to Saga Scenic mostly group  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. Hore – a small village is situated near Holy Mansarovar Lake. Holy Mansarovar (14950 ft/4558m) – the highest lake of fresh water with turquoise complexion in the world is full of fishes and swans. Holy Mt. Kailash, Mt. Gurula-Mandala, Lake Rakshash are lying on its surroundings. The region is considered rich for gold and other mines, hot springs and hundreds of wild living creatures. There are several ruined monasteries along the 145km including Dargyeling Monastery, passes Lhaksang, Zamlungla then we will reach Zhongna. Overnight at Guest House.Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Morning worship on the bank of Manasarover.Holy Mansarovar is the lake of compassion, tranquility, and bliss. After completing the memorable morning bath and puja we will be heading 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 considered as 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

The kora path begins rather obviously on the western edge of Darchen. 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. It is one of the exciting days walking along the beautiful rocky cliffs; waterfalls with some clouds in the clear blue sky make you feeling that Great God Shiva is every where with tons of blessing to you. Time to time the face of Kailash Parbat will be kept on appearing. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Today you will be climbing to Drolma-la (Dolma-La 18600 ft) and then descending gradually to Zuthulpuk (4760m). Yamasthal should be crossed to reach the Shiva-sthal while your steps go closer to the pass. 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, Parvati-stal and Gauri Kunda are on the way. By late afternoon you will arrive in Zuthulpuk (the cave of Miracles, the great ascetic Milerappa is supposed to have preformed miracles here)

From the  Zutul- Phuk  Monastery, then climbs 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. These are not natural but made by pilgrims looking for holy stones. 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.12

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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
  • Duffel bag to keep your goods during 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
  • Personal tour Equipment, 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
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Trip Facts

  • Trip Duration

    Trip Duration
    14 Days

  • Tri Destination

    Destination
    Tibet

  • Trip Group Size

    Group Size
    2 to 40 person

  • Accomodation in Trip

    Accomodation
    Hotel/Guest house

  • Altitude Icon

    Maximum Altitude
    5,250m/17,220ft

  • Trip Difficulty

    Trip Difficulty
    Strenuous

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