Luxurious Tibet & Mount Kailash Tour
MT. KAILASH & MANSAROWAR DHARSAN YATRA
Trip starts from Kathmandu.
Treip ends in Kathmandu
Trip joining date in Kathmandu: September 8th 2011
Trip ending date in Kathmandu: September 25 2011
Every trips in the world has its’ own meaning and importance. Similarly Mt. Kaislash tour has its’ own meaning and importance. Mt. Kailash is famous itself by its name. This place is famous and popular with the name of lord Shiva’s inhabitant for the Hindus and Buddhist pilgrims. Hindus called it “KAILASH PARBAT” and Buddhist people called it “KHANG ROMBUCHE”. Mt. Kailash is situated in a very remote range of Tibet. This region is very popular by the view point of tourism and religions both. Hundreds of tourists and pilgrims visit Mt. Kailash every year.
Some time of mid May and June, here will held a special festival on the full moon day. This full moon is called “Saga Dawa”. This particular day is very important day for the both religion Hindus and Buddhist. There will be quite big crowed of tourists and pilgrims on this day. What tourist? What Hindu? What Buddhist? Mt. Kailash is is stunning, beautiful and popular for everyone.
How to get there?:- Tibet’s land is touched with Nepal. Nepal is the main transit point to travel any part of Tibet region. Some of the travelers are coming through Beijing and visit Lhasa and come to Nepal as well. To visit Mt. Kailash most of the travelers go through Nepal. With the co-ordination of Nepal and Tibet travel and trekking company, 99% of tour will be operated Nepal and 99% of travelers goes to Tibet under Nepal’s travel and trekking company.
Arrangements: You have to send your all the required details to the company before your arrival in KTM and generally the Tibet visa confirmation has to be confirmed. After your arrival we will collect your passport and apply for group visa.
Mood of transportation: Any of Tibet trip can be start by driving 4/5 hours to the border between Tibet & Nepal at Kodari. We have to cross the friendship bridge with walking and catch the Tibet’s transportation. The second way is we can take an hour flight to Lhasa from Kathmandu and can start the journey from there too. Jus to visit Mt. Kailash we can drive to Kailash from Nepal and drive back to Kathmandu with out going towards Lhasa.
Required period: There are many different itineraries you can select as per your timeavailability. You will need at least two weeks to visit Mt. Kailash and to visit Mt. Kailash and Lhasa together you will need at around 3 weeks. Please check the itinerary which we have posted on our website. If that itinerary is not suitable for you, we can make an suitable itinerary as your wish.
a height of 22,028 ft., Mt. Kailash lies in the western part of
Tibet. It is a glaciated rock pyramid. In
terms of religion, it is important for Hindus & Buddhists. In
ancient times, it was thought to be the center of the universe,
from whence several sacred rivers originated. It
lies to the north of the high altitude lakes Mansarovar and Rakashesa.
This area appeals to scholars, researchers & nature lovers.
The mountain is home to different species of wild birds, animals
Day 1: Arrival KTM, transfer to Hotel: Arrival in KTM, transfer to Yak & Yeti or Radisson Hotel (1330m). On your arrival your passport, visa fee and trip remaining amount will be collected. Today, you may eat the dinner at the hotel or go out to eat.
Day 2: Kathmandu: Today we prepare for next day departure. We will check our equipments like sleeping bag, down jacket, your belongings. We will pack every thing today. Your suitcase will be stored this evening at the hotel. You will have only your duffle bag. We will go to bed early today because we have to leave early morning to the airport. We will inform you the time when to be ready.
Day 3: Fly to Lhasa, transfer to 4 star hotel (3600 m): Today we will leave to airport early morning. You will have early morning breakfast. We will see a fantastic mountain view while you are flying. This flight will be about two hours. After landing at Lhasa Gongar airport we will drive to Lhasa city for about 2 hours and check into the hotel Himalaya.
Day 4 & 5: Rest, acclimatization & Sightseeing day in Lhasa:Lhasa is the capital of Tibet. This is very modern city now. Today is our acclimatization day and also we will visit some major places like Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple etc. You can spend a whole day walking around the Jokhang temple by watching daily pilgrim’s activities.
Day 6 : Drive to Sigatse & transfer to 4 star hotels (3900 m.): Today we will leave early morning from Lhasa to Sigatche. This will be about 7 to 9 hours on the road. We will leave from hotel at 7 am in the morning. We will stay at one of the best hotels in Sigatse. Sigatse is second largest city in Tibet.We will be driving through a very beautiful valley and continue through Gyantse to Sigatse. Sigatse will be your last good hotel and hot shower till you return to Kathmandu.
Day 7: Thingri: This morning we will visit the famous monastery “Tashi Lamphu” and continue our journey to Latse through the beautiful Tibetan Plateau. We will meet our Nepali staff (cook, guides and other helpers). We will continue our journey with full camping supplies from now on. We may stay in Local lodge or camping.
Day 8: Drive 7-8 hours. Camp or lodge at Paryang: Today we will see first view (Kailash Darshan) Mt. Kailash. Today's driveing is very smooth through beautiful valley. Before we reach to Mansarowar, we will take our picnic lunch prepared by our staffs.
Day 9: Camp or lodge at Mansarowar oday we will see first view (Kailash Darshan) Mt. Kailash. Today's driveing is very smooth through beautiful valley. Before we reach to Mansarowar, we will take our picnic lunch prepared by our staffs.
Day 10: Camp or lodge at Darchen (2 hours drive)
Day 11: Trek around Kailash, Camp at Dera Phuk(Camping only): We will leave from Darchen around 10 am today. We have to drive about 15 minutes to the trekking start point. Then we start our trek. today we walk about 4 hours slowley. Yaks willcarry all our gears.
Day 12: Trek around Kailash, pass Dolmala Pass.
Crossing Dolmala is the hardest part of this trip but it will be worth your effort. It is not strenous to pass this Dolmala pass. Walking around the Kailsah and Gaurikunda is great experience.
Day 13: Mansarobar
This morning will trek about 2 to 3 hours to Darchen and drive to Mansarobar and spend the rest of the day around the lake.
Day 14,15,16 & 17 Drive to Kathmandu
Day 18: Trip concludes in Kathmandu. Transfer to airport.
You may choose your own date if you do not wish to joing with the group.