Kailash Mansarovar Trekking
Kailash Mansarovar trek is considered as the most sacred trek which is done by the holy Hindu pilgrims. It is considered as the place where LORD SHIVA stays. The trek starts from Tarboche for the Kailash parikrama to Zuthulpuk. Though the trek will not be too long, you will count it as a thrilling experience because of the high altitude and beautiful mountains’ surroundings. From there we drive to reach the famous and holy Mansarovar Lake.
Day 1: Arrival to Kathmandu.
Arrival at Kathmandu International Airport or Bus Park and transfer to the hotel predefined at Kathmandu.
Day 2: Kathmandu – Nyalam (150 KMS).
Early breakfasts at hotel and we arrive at Tibet, lunch at border (Nepal side), after immigration and custom formalities - proceed to Zhangmu (border Tibet side), we meet our Chinese guide, drivers and vehicles (Toyota Land Cruiser) - continue drive to Nyalam (our first overnight in China) , dinner and overnight at lodge predefined.
Day 3: Nyalam – Saga.
After breakfast we drive to Saga, en-route we will be passing through Lalungla pass (16000 ft.) - huge lake Paigu-Tso & Brahmaputra River.
Day 4: Saga - Mansarovar
This is the day for the lifetime that we are going to have darshan of the Holy “Mt. Kailash & Lake Mansarover” - 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 the hotel.
Day 5: Mansarovar Parikrama - Darchen.
Till 2 pm we are free for pooja and hawan, we drive to Darchen via Mansarovar parikrama, overnight at Darchen.
Day 6: Darchen – Tarboche – Diraphuk.
After breakfast drive to Tarboche (8KMS) we start trek for Kailash parikrama to Diraphuk (16,500 ft), a total distance of 12 KMS. We have a light lunch on the way. Dinner will be at the camp where we stay.
Day 7: Diraphuk – Zuthulpuk.
This is the day every pilgrims talk about, the most difficult journey throughout the yatra. We trek up to the Dolma la Pass (18,600ft.) and we descend to Gauri kund and further trek along with the river to Zuthulpuk, dinner & overnight at Camp
Day 8: 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. From there we drive to Darchen, after lunch we drive to Lake Mansarovar (horchu side) 70 KMS, overnight at Camp.
Day 9: Mansarovar - Saga.
We are returning home, leaving the holy place. After breakfast we drive up to Dongba, lunch en-route, dinner & overnight stay at Saga.
Day 10: Drive to Zhangmu – Kathmandu.
After breakfast we drive to Zhangmu, after the immigration and custom formalities – cross over to Nepal border, lunch at border guest house and drive to back to Kathmandu (144 KMS).
Note: The itinerary is just for the guideline. It can be changed at any point as per the situation and need of the client and staff.