Mt. Kailash Round Tour Print This Page

 Mount Kailash, located in far west corner of Tibet it is the most sacred peak of Asia. The beauty of the 6700 meter high Mount Kailash, that looks like a symmetrical cone shaped rock capped by pure crystalline ice perpetually.

What Is the Significance of Mt. Kailash ?
For Hindus, Mt. Kailash is the sacred abode of Lord Shiva, \'The God of Destruction\' of evil and sorrow. Hindus consider this mountain as eternal heaven and the center of soul and spirituality. As the legend has it, Lord Shiva sits atop Mt. Kailash meditating and practicing yoga. The mountain is assumed to be the center of the world and the four rivers flowing through Kailash dividing the world in four different regions. In fact, the famous rock cut Ellora caves in Maharashtra is named after Mt. Kailash. The walls of this cave have many carvings related to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.

 Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu.

Arival at Kathmandu International Airport or bus park and transfer to Park village Resorts & Spa or similar at Kathmandu , dinner and overnight at Hotel.( twin sharing )
Day 2: Kathmandu – Visit Temples. 
Breakfast at hotel & morning Pashupathinath Darshan, lunch at hotel, afternoon , clothing inspection and tour briefing -,dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Kathmandu – Nyalam 3750 m ( 150 kms ).
Early breakfasts at hotel, today we arrive at Tibet , lunch at border ( Nepal side ), after immigration and custom formalities - we proceed to Zhangmu ( border Tibet side ), here we meet our Chinese guide, drivers and vehicles(Toyota Land Cruiser) - continue drive to Nyalam ( our first overnight in China) , dinner and overnight at Nyalam lodge or similar
Day 4: Nyalam – Day free for acclimatization. 
Whole day we are here for the acclimatization , all meals will be provided - overnight at lodge ( Nyalam lodge or similar ).
Day 5: Nyalam – Day free for acclimatization. 
Whole day we are here for the acclimatization , all meals will be provided - overnight at lodge ( Nyalam lodge or similar ).
Day 6: Nyalam – Dongba. 
After breakfast we drive Dongba , en-route you will be passing through Lalungla pass ( 16000ft ) - huge lake Paigu-Tso & Brahmaputra river, delicious packed lunch will be served on the way ,o/n at hotel in Dongba
Day 7: Dongba - Mansarovar 4558 m ( 277 kms ). 
Today is the day for the lifetime that you are going to have darshan of the Holy “Mt. Kailash & Lake Manasarover��? - day's program as usual, after breakfast at around 8 am , we drive through Mayumu - la pass ( 17000ft ). - the highest point of the driving , lunch on the way , dinner and overnight at Camp Horchu ( 2 men tent ) .
Day 8: Mansarovar Parikrama - Darchen 
Till 2 pm free for pooja and hawan , drive to Darchen via Mansarovar parikrama , overnight at Darchen lodge( 3- 4 pax dormitory accomodation ).
Day 9: Darchen – Tarboche – Dirapuk ( 4860 m. )
"Tough day��? - after breakfast drive to Tarboche (8 kms) and start trek for Kailash parikrama to Diraphuk ( 16,500 ft ) - 12 kms , light lunch on the way, Dinner overnight at Camp ( 2 men tent ) .
Day 10: Dirapuk – Zuthulpuk ( 4760 m ) – Dolma-la pass ( 5200 m.)
This is the day every pilgrims talk about, the most difficult journey throughout the yatra - trek up to the 18,600ft. ( Dolma- la Pass) - descend to Gauri kund and further trek along with the river to Diraphuk , dinner & overnight at Camp ( 2 men tent )
Day 11: Zuthulpuk- Darchen – Mansarovar
After breakfast we trek around 6 kms, and we will be reaching to the point where the jeeps will be waiting for us - drive to Darchen , after lunch we drive to Lake Mansarovar ( horchu side ) 70 kms , overnight at Camp ( 2 men tent
Day 12: Mansarovar to Dongba 
We are returning home - leaving this holy place, after breakfast drive up to Dongba , lunch en-route , dinner & overnight stay at Dongba
Day 13: Drive Dongba to Nyalam
After breakfast drive to Nyalam - light lunch on the way - dinner and overnight at lodge.
Day 14: Drive to Zhangmu – Kathmandu
After breakfast drive to Zhangmu, after the immigration and custom  formalities – cross  over  to Nepal border  , lunch  at border guest house and drive to Kathmandu (144 kms). Overnight at Park village Resorts & Spa  or similar.
Day 15: Kathmandu.
Transfer to Airport for departure.

 Price Includes

Cost of Above Package : 
New Vehicle INRs.85,555 /- Per Person. 
US$ 260 /- Surcharge for NRI or foreigner.
Payment: Initial Booking amount Rs 10,000/ - only (Non-refundable) along with copy of passport.. 
Our tailor-made Pilgrimage tour for Indian nationals Services includes : 
Nepal Side: 
- Kathmandu airport transfers on arrival and departure. 
- 03 nights on twin – sharing accommodation at 4 star Hotel in Kathmandu on AP basis.
- Half day Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu with English – speaking guide. 
- Transfers from Kathmandu to Kodari border and back in Non AC buses. 
- All applicable taxes and service charges. 
Tibet Side: 
- All necessary permits, Tibet/China Group Visa . 
- All surface transport in Tibet by Japanese landcruisers 4500 CC with supporting truck. 
- Freshly cooked 3 vegetarian meals a day by our experienced sherpa staff .
- All Camping equipments (tent, mattress, dinning tent, kitchen tent, kitchen utensils, tables, chairs, toilet tent , sleeping bag etc ).
- Duffle bag ( big bag for keeping personal clothes and equipments). 
- Accommodation as per itinerary in clean comfortable guesthouses through out the trip. 
- English Speaking Guide .
- Yaks with yak drivers for carrying camping luggage & cooking equipment's during the Kora. 
- Oxygen cylinders
Price Excludes
Services Excludes: 
- Airfares to Kathmandu. 
- If need Ponies for riding upon for Kailash Kora, early request to our guide is necessary and the cost will be borne by guest on the spot. Be ware of the possible risk being thrown out by the ponies.
- Any expenses of personal nature such as travel insurance, drinks, laundry, telephone / fax calls, porters or arranging additional transportation. 
- Any additional expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as natural calamities ( landslides, floods), flight delays, rescheduling or cancellations, any accidents, medical evacuations, riots, strikes, evacuation costs etc. 
- Services other than specified.