"A journey of a lifetime that all human being should have made once"
The Holy Mt. Kailash is situated at a height of 6714 m. (22156 ft.) above sea level. For four Major religions of the world, i.e. for Buddhism, Jainism, Bompo (a religion prior to Buddhism in Tibet) and Hinduism, Mount Kailash is the spot of utmost reverence. For the Buddhists, Kailash is the center point of the universe. For the Jains, Kailash is the Mount Ashtapada, a very holy place of pilgrimage. For the Bompo followers, Kailash is the nine-faced swastika mountain and is constantly emanating great power. For the Hindus Kailash is the Sumeru Parvat, the spiritual center of the world around which all the earthly powers revolve. If there are heaven abodes on earth, Mt. Kailash & Mansarovar Lake is to be treasured as the most celestial. Its flames give birth to four great Asian rivers the Indus, Bramaputra, Ganges and Sutlej.
"As the dews are drying up the morning sun light, so are the sins of human beings cleanses up by the sight of the Himalayas, where lord Shiva lived and where the Ganga falls from the foot of Vishnu like the slender thread of a lotus flower. There are no mountain like the Himalayas, for in them are Holy Mt. Kailash and lake Manasarovar." We take you to the most fascinating Kora (Circumambulation) of Kailash on foot, crossing the high pass Dolma La 5636 m. (18600 ft.) above sea level. So as you trek around Mt. Kailash you enjoy the grand views on both sides of the valley and Mt. Kailash from all directions. We also take you for the parikrama (circumambulation) of Manasarovar Lake by jeep and visit some of the Gompas and holy site on the shore of the lake.
It is indeed a rare opportunity and privilege for all devotees who have been dreaming to be close to the home of the Gods in this world.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu transfer to hotel. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 02: Full day sightseeing of Kathmandu city including Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swayambunath and Budhanilkantha (Sleeping Vishnu Temple). Overnight in Hotel.
Day 03: Drive to Nyalam (Tibet), (123 km drive 3750m. Above sea level). Overnight in Guesthouse.
Day 04: Acclimatization day. Explore the surrounding of Nyalam village. Overnight in Guest House.
Day 05: Drive to Saga (260 km drive 4600m. above sea level) by crossing (Lalung la pass 5050m and Paigutso lake) Overnight in Guesthouse/ Camp.
Day 06: Drive to Paryang (250 km drive 4750m. above sea level). Overnight in Guesthouse/Camp.
Day 07: Drive to the holy lake Manasarovar. (210 km drive 4560m. above sea level) Overnight in Guesthouse/Camp.
Day 08: Morning ritual bath and Puja in holy lake Manasarovar-afternoon drive to Darchen, (35 km drive 4500m. above sea level) Darchen is know as the foot of Mt. Kailash. Overnight stay in Guesthouse.
Day 09: Drive 8 km to Dhapoche. Start the trek to Dirapuk (18 km trekking 6 to 7 hrs walking distance 4750m. above sea level). Overnight in Guesthouse/camp
Day 10: Trek over Dolma La Pass (5636m. above sea level) to Zuthulphuk (22 km walking 7 to 8 hrs 4850m. above sea level). Overnight in Guesthouse/Camp
Day 11: Complete the Kailash Kora in Rongdo (14km 4 hrs walking) and drive back to Manasarovar Lake. Overnight in Guesthouse/Camp.
Day 12: Full day Manasarovar Parikrama (circumambulation) & Puja. Overnight in Guesthouse/Camp.
Day 13: Drive to Paryang (270 km). Overnight in Guesthouse/Camp.
Day 14: Drive to Saga (250 km). Overnight in Guesthouse/Camp
Day 15: Drive to Nyalam(260 km). Overnight in Guesthouse/Camp
Day 16: Drive to Kathmandu (157 km via Friendship Bridge Tibet-Nepal border) Overnight in hotel.
Day 17: Rest day (Shopping / Free day) overnight in hotel
Day 18: Drive to the airport and fly to your next destination.
- Trekking guide
- Trekking permit
- Nepal Visa fee
- International Air fare
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