Mt. Kailash and Lake Manasarover is Holy place,
where people visit as a pilgrimage, Mt. Kailash and Manasarover lies at western
part of Tibet. Mount kailash kora is Spiritual walk around Sacred mount
Kailash. It is one of the challenging parts of the tour. The best season
to travel here from May to September. Pilgrimage from the world reach here
every year. There are many ways to reach Mount Kailash and Manasarovar. The
best way is from Kathmandu Nepal. It is 10 days overland
tour via Tibetan
villages crossing Kerong boarder/Rasuwagadi border. Flying to Lhasa and
drive to Kailash Manasarovar is another option from Nepal. You can also reach
Lhasa from mainland China and drive to Shigaste-Saga-Manasarover- Kailash. Hill
Travels & Tours can organize your Kailash
Mansarovar Tour package from any part.
Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche or Syabrubesi
Drive to Dhunche (2000m / 130 km / 6
hrs) or Syabrubesi (1600m / 145 km / 6.5 hrs). Overnight stay Lodge.
Day 02: Drive to Kerung County.
Drive to Rasuwagadhi (1800m / 15 km / 45
min from Syabrubesi), then complete immigration & custom formalities in
Nepal & Tibet side at Rasuwagadhi, and then continue further drive to
Kerung county (3950m) – 3 hrs / 105 km. Overnight stay Guesthouse
Day 03: Drive to Saga
09:00 AM – After
Breakfast – Drive to Saga (100 km – 5hrs).
Packed Lunch and Dinner at Saga
Hotel or similar.
Day 04: Drive from Saga to Mansarovar Lake
08:00 AM – Drive
towards Manasarovar Lake (450km – 7 – 8hrs) crossing beautiful places and stay
at the shore of the Lake. Fill spiritual water.Parikrama of Manasarovar Lake by
vehicle (2 hrs – 90 km)
Lake Side Lodge
Day 05: Drive to Darchen
Most of the day – Perform
Puja (prayer ritual) at Manasarovar Lake
04:00 PM – Drive to Darchen (2hrs)
Sharing Guest House.
Day 06: First Day of Outer Kora – Trek to Dirapuk
10:00AM – After short drive, we will reach Tarboche and visit Yama Dwar.
This is starting point for Kora. We will trek to Dirapuk (4860 m) which is 12
kms trek (5-6 hrs). You will visit North face of Mt. Kailash and touching the
feet of Mt. Kailash (Charan Sparsh). Travelers who do not want to trek around
(Parikrama) Kailash can go back to Darchen and wait for rest of the group to
arrive from Parikrama.
at Manasarovar, Lunch & Dinner OR on the way during Parikrama
Hotel: Mud house
on the way during Parikrama or Stay in Dormitory Guest House at Darchen
Day 07: Second Day of Outer Kora – On to Zuthulphuk with Trek to
Dolma La Pass
07:00AM – Trek from
Dirapuk to Dolma La Pass and proceed to Zuthulpuk (22 km trek for 7-8 hours
trek). This is the most difficult journey throughout the yatra since you have
to trek up to the 18,600 ft. From descend to Gaurikund and further trek along
with the river to Zuthul-puk.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotel: Stay at
the Lodge (Zuthul-puk)
NOTE: If you are not doing Parikrama, then you will still be
waiting at Darchen
Day 08: Drive to Saga
08:00AM – After
short Trek (2 hrs) and reach to the point where the coach will be waiting and
we will drive to Darchen and merge with other members who were waiting and
drive to Saga
Hotel or similar
Day 09: Drive back to Kerung
Back journey, drive to Kerung County.
Overnight stay at Guesthouse
Day 10: Drive to Kathmandu
Drive back to Kathmandu via Rasuwagadhi
border completing immigration formalities – around 8-10 hr / 265 km.