Kailash Overland from Kerung

Tour Days

14D/13N

Tour Details

Holy Mount Kailash is well-noted place among the pilgrimage of Hindu, Buddhist, Bon and Jain. Yearly thousands of people travel to Holy Mount Kailash for getting blessing from Lord Shiva.Mt Kailash is also believed, the residence of Lord Siva’s “The God of all Gods”and Lake Manasarovar is soul of Brahma in Hinduism. According to Hinduism, Lord Shiva resides at the summit of Mt Kailash, where he permanently sits for meditation along with his wife Parvati. It is also home of Buddha Damchok who represents supreme bliss of Buddhism and the place is all spiritual power in Bon religion. The first Jain attainted in liberation at Mt kailash and it is known as Sumeru Parvat in Jainism.
DayProgramme
DAY
1
Arrive in Kathmandu (1300 m) transfer to hotel and overnight: Our representative will pick you up at the Tribhuvan International Airport and guide you to your hotel room. In the evening, you will be having a typical Nepali dinner with a brief about the tour. Overnight at hotel.
DAY
2
In Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel : We will visit the famous UNESCO listed world heritage sites of the Kathmandu Valley today. After breakfast, we will 1st get to one of the royal palaces of the Kathmandu valley constructed during the Rana Regime, the Kathmandu Durbar Square. Then, we will get to other religious places ok Swoyambhunath, Bouddhanath and Pashupatinath with lunch in between. Back to the hotel for trip preparation and overnight stay.
DAY
3
Drive Kathmandu to Shyaprubesi 2250m (117 km - 7 Hours) Overnight at Guest House : We will get on a 4wd jeep and start our drive towards the village of SyabruBesi. We will stop at the village of Dhunche for lunch and again drive towards the entry point of the Langtang National Park. There, our paperwork will be checked and from there, we will drive non-stop till we arrive at the village of SyabruBesi. The ride halfwaymight get a bit rough. Overnight at hotel.
DAY
4
Drive from SyapruBesi to Kerung (2-3 hours, 43km, 2900m). Overnight at tea house : After breakfast, we will get on a 4wd jeep and start our drive through the black-topped road to get to the newly opened friendship bridge at the Nepal-Tibet border or the Rasuwagadhi-Kerung border. We will arrive at the 1st village of Tibet, Kerung in about 2 hours. Overnight at tea house.
DAY
5
Acclimatization Day. Overnight at tea house : As the tour goes through the highest pass of the world at 5600 meters, we will need a day to get accustomed to the high altitude of the region which is why we will be staying in the same village today. We will spend the entire day with short hikes around the village. Overnight at tea house.
DAY
6
Drive from Kerung to Saga (5-6 hours, 4640m). Overnight at tea house We will drive through the high hills on a comfortable black-topped road to get to the village of Saga. The path climbs up and down the passes of Thong La and La Lung before getting us comfortably to the village of Saga. Along the way, we will be able to see Lake Peikutso and the typical yak and sheep grazing technique of the Tibetan people. Overnight at tea house.
DAY
7
Drive from Saga to Lake Mansarovar (5-6 hours, 277km, 4558m). Overnight at tea house : After an early breakfast, we will drive towards the highest fresh water lake of the world. The holy lake of Mansarovar lies at an altitude of 4558 meters with greenish-blue color. It is believed that the lake was once a resting place of Lord Bishnu. It is surrounded by Mt. Kailash, Mt. Gurula-Mandala and the Lake Rakshash. Lake Rakshash is thought to be created by the evil King Ravan which is why the locals think that the water here is poisonous. Overnight at tea house.
DAY
8
Exploration Day. Drive to Darchen (1 hour, 40km, 4575m). Overnight at tea house : Today, we will get into the colors of religion and explore the holy lake of Mansarovar. We will perform some rituals and then, get going to the village of Darchen. Along the way, we will be able to take a peek at the holy Mt. Kailash. Darcchen was previously known as Lhara. The village is situated right infront of the sacred Mt. Kailash. Overnight at tea house.
DAY
9
Kailash Kora. Drive from Darchen to Yamadwar and trek to Derapuk (5-6 hours, 4900m). Overnight at tea house : We will drive to the small settlement of Tarboche. Tarboche is the starting point of the KailashKora. Yamadwar, the gateway of the god of death, is located in Tarboche. From here, we will walk a few hours to arrive at the village of Derapuk situated infront of the north face of Mt. Kailash. Today, we will be able to see the beautiful views of the Gurla-Mandala, Ape, Kamet and other high peaks. Overnight at Derapuk.
DAY
10
Kailash Kora. Trek to Juthulpuk via Drolma La Pass (8-9 hours, 19km, 4760m). Overnight at tea house : Today is the longest and hardest trek day of the KailashKora. We will walk up the highest pass of Drolma La to arrive at the village of Juthulpuk. First, we will be heading to the village of JarokDonkhang. From there, we will hike towards the Shiva-tsal. In Shiva-tsal, people are thought to undergo a symbolic death just to reborn again. They are believed to get reborn once they arrive at the top of the Drolma La Pass. We will rest here for some time and then, descent steeply to get to the banks of the Lham-chuKhir River. We will follow the river and get to the KhandoSangam La facing the eastern side of Mt. Kailash. Sometime after that, we will be at the village of Juthulpuk. The place got its name from the famous cave of Juthulpuk or the miracle cave. Along the way, we will be able to view the Buddha’s footprints. Overnight at Juthulpuk.
DAY
11
Kailash Kora. Drive back to Saga. Overnight at tea house : During the morning, we will be exploring the caves and temples around the Milarepa cave. After breakfast, we will hike some 3-4 hours to complete our Kora and get back to the village of Darchen. We will have lunch there, and drive back to the village of Saga. Overnight at tea house.
DAY
12
Drive back to Kerung. Overnight at tea house : We will drive back to the village of Kerung in a comfortable ride. We will have some free time as we descent on a paved path. We will spend the rest of the time relaxing. Overnight at tea house.
DAY
13
Drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel : Today, we will cross the Nepal-Tibet border and get back to the capital city of Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.
DAY
14
Final departure to home : Our representative will take you to the international airport of Nepal for your departure

Tour Fare Includes

  • All arrival and departure arrangemnet
  • 03 Nights accommodation in Kathmandu hotel on twin sharing 01 Night accommodaiton in Syaprubesi
  • Langtang national park (Loal Guest house) 09 Nights accommodation in Kailash (Loal Guest house) Buffet veg foods in entire trip (Breakfast
  • Lunch and Dinner) English speaking Tibetan guide for custom formalities Nepali team leader/ Co-ordinator Experience staff team All private transportation by Bus Tibet travel permit and Tibet visa Entrance fees of Lake Manasarovar and Kailash Entrance fees of Lanftang National park Yak or helper to carry your goods during Kailash parikrama Duffel bag to keep your goods during Kailsh tour Warm jacket and sleeping bag in returnable based if you need
  • Emergency evacuation managemenet

Tour Fare Excludes

  • Personal expenses
  • Insurance
  • Medical expenses and Emmergency rescue Personal horse and Helper during Kailash Parikrama More than 3 nights hotels in Kathmandu because of late permit
  • or early arrive from kailash
DatesAdult PriceChild price
18.05.18, 17.06.18 , 17.07.18 , 15.08.18 , 14.09.18Contact usContact us

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