Adventure Journey Treks

Kailash Mansarovar over Land - 15 days

The bumpy religious ride
All inclusive price
$ 2310
Group size: Max-Altitude: 0m
Departure: Kathmandu Arrival: Kathmandu
Grade: Activities: Tour and trek, religious worshiping
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Tibet a sacred home to Mount Kailash and Mansarovar Lake, is a famous pilgrimage destination for the devotees of Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Bon religions and an epitome of beauty and awe to the rest of the world. The snow-capped rocky peak-Kailash mountain 6714meters considered a holy abode of supreme Hindu god Shiva, is also believed to be a place where founders of Tibetan Buddhism, Jainism and Bonpo religions once resided. Hindus and Buddhists all over the world also worship this peak as the exact 'Centre of the Universe' This trip is designed according to the most common practiced way of worshiping Lord Shiva and Parwati

Premium Package

5 Star Deluxe Hotel in Kathmandu. USD 2,600 per person Hotel Radisson/Similar
4 Star Deluxe Hotel in Kathmandu. USD 2,495 per person Hotel Vaishali / Similar 
3 Star Deluxe Hotel in Kathmandu. USD 2,395 per person

Single Supplementary US$ 400, US$ 300 & US$ 250 who use single bed room 
Extra cost: Tibet visa fee American US$ 175, Canadian US$ 155 & other NRIs/ tourist US$ 85 

for Indian Passport holder)
Group size Minimum 17 Persons or more (Follow rules of Tibet Tourism Bureau 2014)

Deluxe Package

Standard Tour to Kailash INR 1, 40,000 Per Persons (Standard service) 3 star hotel in Kathmandu 
and guest houses, mud houses in Kailash Yatra. 

Deluxe Tour to Kailash INR 1, 45,000 per Persons (Deluxe service) 4 star hotel in Kathmandu and 
guest houses, mud houses in Kailash Yatra

Supper Deluxe Tour to Kailash INR 1, 50,000 Per Persons (Super deluxe service) 5 star hotel in Kathmandu
and 3 star hotel , 3 star in Saga, 4 star hotel in Darchen, other places are guest houses, Mud houses in Kailash Yatra

Single Supplementary Per Person INR 5000 for 5 star hotel
Single Supplementary Per Person INR 3500 for 4 star hotel
Single Supplementary Per Person INR 3000 for 3 star hotel 

Extra cost if required for Kailash:
Horse ride during the Parikrama 1 horse for 3 days USD 400 
(Directly payable to the Tibetan guide)
Porter for carrying small bag for 3 days round Kailash USD 250

Trip Itenerary

Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu

After your arrival to Kathmandu Airport and transferred to hotel for settlement, in evening you will be taken to visit Pasupatinath temple and its surrounding, where you can enjoy the beautiful arati session. Stay overnight at hotel.

Day 2: Kathmandu Sight seeing

Pasupatinath, Budhanilkantha (Sleeping Vishnu). Briefing about the Kailash Mansarovar tour in hotel. Overnight at hotel 

Day 3: Drive to Shyabrubesi (117 Km)

After breakfast we drive to Shyabrubesi Nepal Tibet boarder on a private tourist coach or jeep. This is the first day of the Kailash Mansarovar tour.lunch at Trisuli bazaar.

Day 4: Drive to Timure for boarder to Kerung

after breakfast in the early morning, we move to Timure. Here we obtain visitor’s visa after completing the formalities then we drive for 15 minutes' to Rasuwagadi which is nearby Nepal Tibet boarder and is 17 Kilo meter far from Shyabrubeshi. At Tibetan immigration office they check for Tibet visa and check every person. Our Tibetan guide will assist you for the boarder formalities and take you to the coach that takes you to Kerung city. Here are lodges and guest houses with local Tibetan settlement with simple accommodation for tourists.

Day 5: Drive to Saga from Kerung

An awesome drive of 6-7 hrs for 400 km passing Peku Tso Lake, Salt Lake Lunch box will be provided on the way near around Pekhu Tso Lake. We cross the Bhramha Purtra River (Sangpo) on the way to Saga. It is the city with many facilities.

Day 6: Acclimatization Day. We just relax today

Day 7: Drive from Saga - to Mansarovar Lake (4580m)

A 470km 7-8 hours of drive which is full of excitement. Here you will get the first glimpse holy Kailash Parbat and Mansarovar Lake from Hor. lunch box on the way and we continue driving to Mansarovar Lake reaching Hor to Chiu Gompa (Monastery) near Mansarovar Lake. 

Day 8: Mansarovar Lake to Darchen

holy dip in Mansarovar in the morning, An outstanding days for a lifetime, enjoy this day as you like. We will drive back to Darchen after having lunch around two pm. Overnight at Darchen, Astapad is nearby and can be moved up as per your interest. Kindly talk to our guide if you are interested.

Day 9: Today we start drive to Yamdwar from Darchen

Mt. Kailash north face seems much closer from here. Staying in a mud house over here will be an another great experience for you. Our walk starts from here to Dirapuk Monastery (4890 m). Pony or local porter could be an available option if you are planning to walk freely on your three days parikrama, however you have to inform ahead to manage us while you are in Mansarovar. Have breakfast early to start early in the morning as it will be a 5 to 6 hours of walk.

Day 10: Today we are walking for 22 kilometers crossing the tough Dolma la Pass (5636 m).

Today we Start our journey early since weather is unpredictable in this area and there will be chances of snow storm. Ganesh Kund on the way. (Kindly talk to your guide if you like to split down for it, however path is little bit difficult on that way near at Gauri Kund Lake). Over night at a mud house.

Day 11: After breakfast, today we will have a drive to Mansarovar

Lake To start our drive we have to walk for three hours to Chongdo and then drive to Mansarovar Lake, after having our breakfast. Overnight at Mansarovar Lake.

Day 12: Today we Drive to Saga from Manasarovar Lake via Prayang

Overnight in Saga

Day 13: We drive for 7 to 8 hours from Saga to reach Kerung

Here we will spend our last night in Tibet zone.

Day 14: Kerung to Kathmandu

Today our journey starts for Nepal. We start our journey after breakfast to reach Rasuwagadhi (Nepal boarder) after crossing we have to complete the immigration formalities in both country and our drive will continue till Kathmandu in 7-8 hours. Overnight at hotel

Day 15: Transfer to Airport according to your flight schedule.


Your Mt. Kailash tour will going to be awesome as you will attend a three days for must walk (since there is no transportation service available except horse/pony ride) during your 53 km Mt. Kailash Parikrama including 38km from Yamdwar to Chongdo. enjoy spectacular Mountain views during flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa Gonggar airport. Eco vehicle blue bus from Nagri Tourism of Bureau in Darchen is compulsorily for travelling around Hor - Chiu Gompa (Nearby Manasarovar Lake)- Darchen - Yamadwar - Darchen – Hor. Here you will explore 102 km round of holy Mansarovar Lake on the blue bus. visit world’s famous Potala palace and other monasteries including historical cities of Tibet like Lhasa, Shigatse and Saga Experience fine roadways during drive from Lhasa to Darchen Dolma La /Dorma La pass 3636m

Important Notes

Your safety is of paramount concern whilst traveling with Adventure Journey. Please note that your leader has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary; However, as this is adventure travel in remote mountain regions, we cannot guarantee it! Weather conditions, health condition of a member, unexpected natural disasters etc, can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The leader will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.

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