In Tibetan Dialects, Mt. Kailash means Khang Rimpoche which refers to precious jewel of snow. Mt. Kailash (6,714m/22,028ft) is a spectacular mountain of beauty and grace, with four great carinal faces – northern face is believed to be gold, western ruby, southern sapphire and eastern crystal. This mountain is spiritually venerated and circled by thousands of pilgrim every year but no one have ever attempt the climb.
Mt. Kailash overland tour takes you to the spiritual center Hindu-Buddhist-Jain and Bon religions. Hindu believes that Mount Kaliash is the holy adobe of lord Shiva, Jain calls it the mountain Astapada and believe it as the place of Tishaba. Likewise, Bon calls it mountain of Tise and believe it as the seat of Sipaimen- the Sky Goddess.
Mt. Kailash Mansarovar Tour can be conducted via different route of Nepal, Tibet and India. The most convenient route to Mt. Kailash is from Kodari border but unfortunately it was closed after devastating earthquake in 2015. Kailash Mansarovar tour via Kerung is the most accessible travelling route that takes only 13 days to complete the tour. The itinerary of Kailash Mansoravar tour package offered by Leaf Holidays allows brief exploration of cultural, natural and religious landmarks of Tibet.
Trip to Mt. Kailash is an exhilarating travelling experience into the remote and far flung part of windswept country. Kailash Mansarovar yatra package cost includes all the transportation, accommodation, guide, porter and meals expenses during the tour. We also offer Kailash Mansarovar Yatra helicopter package for 2017 which easiest way to travel but it is quite expensive.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1300 Meters)
Day 02: Kathmandu-Temples Tour.
Day 03: Kathmandu to Kerung (2900 Meters-175 Km,08-09 Hours Drive).
Day 04: Kerung-Free Day for Acclimatization.
Day 05: Kerung to Saga/Dongba (4500 Meters)
Day 06: Saga/Dongba to Manasarovar (4558 Meters, 275 Km, 05– 06 Hours Drive)
Day 07: Manasarovar to Darchen (4575 Meters- 40 Km , 01 Hour Drive)
Day 08: Darchen to Yamadwar and Trek to Derapuk (4900 Meters –12 Km, 05-06 Hours Trek)
Day 09: Derapuk to Zuthulpuk via Drolma La Pass (4760m Meters, 22 Km, 8-9 hours Trek).
Day 10: End Kailash Kora. Drive back to Dongba/Saga.
Day 11: Drive Back to Kerung.
Day 12: Drive Back to Kathmandu.
Day 13: Final Departure.
Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu Nepal, leaf holidays Trek Pvt.Ltd’s representative will welcome you at airport and transfer to the hotel. Check in to the hotel and evening short briefing about your tour. Dinner at Hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel in Kathmandu.
After your breakfast at hotel we drive for sightseeing in Kathmandu, Including Pashupatinath Temple (The Biggest Hindu Temple), Guheshwori Devi and Sleeping Vishnu(Buddhanilkantha) and after temple tour drive back to hotel. Lunch and free for your own. Dinner at Hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel in Kathmandu.
Very early in the morning we depart from Kathmandu to Nepal/China Border (Timure/Syabrubesi) by reserved tourist bus. One the way we will provide you pack breakfast and Lunch at Nepal/China border (It takes about 6/7 Hour to reach Nepal/China border). After Lunch and immigration process enter into Tibet-an autonomous part of China. We meet our Tibetan guide then we drive to Kerung by Chinese Vehicle. Dinner at Guest House. Overnight stay at Guest House in Kerung.
Whole day for acclimatization, visit Kerung City and Rest. Overnight stay at Guest House in Kerung.
After Breakfast in Kerung our journey will start for Sanga/Dongba. We will provide pack lunch in between. We will go through Lalungla Pass(16000 Ft ) , Paigu-tso lake and Brahmaputra river. Overnight stay at Guest House in Saga or Dongba.
After Breakfast we drive to Manasarovar Lake. Today is the very special day because you are going to Have Darshan of the Holy Mt.Kailash and Manasarovar Lake. We drive through Mayumula pass (17000Ft), we will provide you pack lunch in between. You will have parikarma of Manasarovar lake by bus.. Overnight stay at Guest House in Manasarovar.
In the morning we will have special puja and bath in Manasarovar. We will find the special point to take dip in Manasarovar and do puja of lord Shiva. Then Drive to Darchen. Overnight stay at hotel in Darchen.
After an early breakfast we drive to Tarboche Yamdwar Darshan & Start Parikarima (Those who do not wish go for parikarma can back to Darchen after puja at Yamdwar). It is about 12 Km and it will take 05 to 06 Hours. We will provide you pack Lunch in between. Overnight stay at Guest House in Derapuk.
Today we will wake up very early in the morning and have breakfast then we will start our trek. Hardest day but Holiest day too of your pilgrimage trip with Dolma-La pass of 18600 Ft between two valleys. Yamasthal should be crossed to reach the Shiva sthal, there is the symbolical death, pilgrimage leave old clothes, spin of hair or a drop of Blood in hope, that terrible Yamraja (The master of death) will attention to these signs and will allow the Yatries (travelers) to be born in spirit to pass Dolma- La.After crossing Dolma-La descent steeply to get to the banks of the Lham-chu Khir River. We will follow the river and get to the Khando Sangam La facing the eastern side of Mt. Kailash. Sometime after that, we will be at the village of Zuthulpuk. In between we will provide pack lunch. And dinner at guest house. Overnight stay at Guest House in Zuthulpuk.
After an early breakfast at Guest House we will be exploring the caves and temples around the Milarepa cave then 3 Hours walk to complete our Kailash Parikarma and drive back to darchen. Lunch in darchen and drive back to Dongba/Saga. Overnight stay at Guest House.
After Breakfast at Dongba/Saga, we will drive back to Kerung. Dinner at Guest House. Overnight stay at Guest House in Kerung.
Breakfast at Hotel in Kerung and we will drive to Nepal/China Border. After immigration process we will cross border then drive to Kathmandu (The Capital City of Nepal) . Overnight stay at Hotel in Kathmandu.
After Breakfast at Hotel. Check out hotel and
leaf holidays Trek Pvt.Ltd’s representative will take you to the Tribhuvan International Airport for your final departure.
Destination : kailash( Tibet)
Duration : 13 Days
Difficulty Level : Moderate
Group Size : 2-30 people
Activities : tour, sightseeing
Transportation : Flight, Car & Jeep
Accommodation : 3-4 star hotel in kathmandu, Normal hotel during tour