Kailash Mansarovar Tour

9 - 12 Days

Kailash Mansarovar Tour

TYPOLOGIES

Cultural

+ 2
DIFFICULTY

Medium

MIN. AGE

3 Years

Trip Introduction

Kailash Mansarovar Tour – Yatra constitutes the holiest pilgrimage for almost every religion worldwide, like Buddhists, Hindus, Bon and Jains. The tour includes visiting the sacred Mansarovar Lake and Mount Kailash, recognized as the mountain abode of almighty Lord Shiva. In simple words, Mount Kailash constitutes a soul gratifying type of pilgrimage and navigates via the high mountains of the Himalayan region.

 

Every year, large numbers of pilgrims across the world opt to go for Kailash Yatra to get blessings from Lord Shiva. According to mythology, Mount Kailash circumambulation and Mansarovar Lake’s holy dip destroy every sin a person may deed in his/her previous 100 incarnations.

Trip Highlights

Trip Overview
  • Holy dip in the famous Mansarovar Lake
  • Participation in each of the spiritual rituals performed on the lake of Mansarovar
  • Circumambulation of the famous Mount Kailash
  • Opportunity to view Gauri Kund
  • Sightseeing in the capital city of Nepal i.e. Kathmandu, which
    includes Buddha Nilakanth sacred place and the Pashupatinath Temple.
  • Excursion to Asthapath on an optional basis

TOUR MAP

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01 - Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft altitude) and transfer to Hotel.

Adventure Mountain Nepal Trekking and Climbing’s airport arrival and departure representative will meet you at the airport as per your arrival schedule. He/she welcome you and drive to the hotel. Check-in hotel and take a rest or relaxation time at Hotel. Then you can have a free excursion to know the surroundings and visit our office to get brief information of tour

DAY 2 -140km Drive to reach Syabrubeshi at 3700 meters

On this day, we will travel about 140km with our luxury coach to reach at Syabrubeshi located nearby the border of China..

DAY 3 - Drive to China Border and to Kerung (43km)

We will start our drive of 17km to reach the Chinese border from Syabrubeshi. Later on, from the border, we will experience 26 kilometers of drive to reach at Kerung for rest and overnight stay.

DAY 4 - Rest Day at Kerung

Our team will rest and acclimatize in Kerung. However, as per your willingness, you may explore the city and its nearby areas.

DAY 5 - Journey to Saga/Dongba (375km) and Mansarovar (335km)

Today, we will travel about 375 km to reach the height of 4500 meters at Saga/Dongba. Later on, we move ahead by touring for 335km to cross further a height of 4500m to reach Mansarovar. From this point, you will find the first part of the entire Mansarovar Parikrama and view plenty of beautiful sceneries present in the Himalayan Mountains.

DAY 6 - Mansarovar to Darchen (110km, 4600m)

Today, you will conduct the holy pilgrimage at the famous Mansarovar Lake. You may take a dip in the sacred waters; participate in various spiritual activities, including Hawan and Pooja, as per your own tradition. Once you complete your divine undertakings, we will move ahead to reach Darchen. Even if you are able to bear the additional cost, you may choose for the Astapath excursion. Astapath implies eight steps or eight small mountains surrounding Mount Kailash. These mountains appear in lotus shape and arrange in eight petals..

DAY 7 -Drive of 12km to Diraphuk (4890m) via Yumdwari

On the first day of your Kailash Parikrama, we will have our drive to Yumdwari and further, experience an arduous mountain trekking to reach our next destination at Diraphuk. If you face difficulty in walking, you may also hire a horse. In addition, yaks carry various kitchen equipments to complete the entire tour..

DAY 8 -Tour to Zhulthulphuk from Diraphuk (22km, 4790m)

Now, we will have the most strenuous day of the complete Mount Kailash and Mansarovar Lake tour. Pilgrims have to pass from Dolma-La Pass via the feet. On the route, we will stop for Gaurikund Darshan and finally arrive at Zhulthulphuk..

DAY 9 -Back to Saga/Dongba and later on to Kerung

Now, we will start with our return journey by following the same system and same route to reach initially at Saga/Dongba and further move to Kerung.

DAY 10 -Drive to Manasarovar from Darchen and return to Saga

We will start walking for 10km from Darchen for about to reach the Mansarovar Lake. Here, you will be able to explore last views of the entire trip i.e. Mount Kailash and Lake Mansarovar views. After this, we will return to Saga.

DAY 11 -Saga to Nyalam and finally to Kathmandu

We will follow the same route to reach back at Nyalam and finally, take you to the Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu.