Overland Kailash Yatra

Tour Days

13D/12N

Tour Details

Mount Kailash Tour is famous for pilgrimage peoples as well as for nature lover and for adventure seekers.  Mount Kailash and Holy Lake Mansarovar is situated at secrete land of Tibet. Kailash Manasarovar overland Tour is most visited as pilgrimage tour in every year. Kailash Overland Tour takes you to the holy land of Mt. Kailash through the newly opened Nepal-Tibet border of Rasuwagadhi-Kerung. The team of Manohar Travels & will embark on a journey to take you to worship and hike around the sacred land of Mt. Kailash.Started on September 2017 as an alternative route for the Mount Kailash, this tour has made Mt. Kailash easily accessible from the outskirts of Nepal. Kailash Overland Tour starts with a sightseeing tour at the capital city of Nepal. The Kailash Overland Tour takes 13 days for completion based on our default itinerary. The trip can be tailored as you your preference. 
DayProgramme
DAY
1

Arrive in Kathmandu (1300 m) : Welcome at the Tribhuvan International Airport. Our representative will greet you and escort you to the hotel for check-in and stay overnight. Meals included.

DAY
2

Kathmandu – visit temples : After breakfast, we go for half-day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu. Visit Pashupatinath Temple and Budhanilakantha. Return to hotel for lunch. After lunch we will allow free time for final preparation for Kailash pilgrimage tour i.e. checking the equipment which will be used during the tour. If our clients need to buy a few things or rent something, our staff will assist them. In the evening Chinese visa and Tibet permit will be handed over and briefing about the trip will be organized. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

DAY
3
Drive Kathmandu to Nyalam 3750 m (150 km - 6/7 Hours) Overnight at Guest House : After early breakfast we drive through Bhaktapur, Dhulikhel and reach Friendship Bridge in Nepal Tibet boarder. From here we walk for about 10 minutes to cross Friendship Bridge and meet our Tibetan guide and drivers. After all the immigration and custom formalities at the Chinese check post here, our journey continues for another 35 km which can take almost 3 hours through the up-winding road to Nyalam with beautiful scenery. Then, you will be transferred to the guest house in Nyalam (3700m). The facilities of the guesthouse are very simple and basic. We stay free and spend overnight here.
DAY
4

Acclimatization and free day in Nyalam. Overnight at Guest House : We will be going for short hiking after your breakfast which is preparation for Kailash Parikrama and it helps us to acclimatize at high altitude. Rest of the day is free after lunch

DAY
5

Nyalam – New Dongba 4600 m. (390 km - 5/6 Hours) Overnight at Guest House After breakfast drive to New Dongba. Passing through many villages and camps of yak herders. Far south you can see snow-capped mountain peaks. Most of the time you will be driving on plains, hence a comfortable drive. Arrive in New Dongba and enjoy hot tea.

DAY
6

New Dongba – Manasarovar 4558 m (277 km - 4/5 Hours) Overnight at Mud House :  Early breakfast and get ready for driving to Manasarovar. Late afternoon you can have first view of Holy Mt. Kailash and Lake Mansarovar. Hore – a small village is situated near Holy Mansarovar Lake. Manasarovar Lake Parikrama by bus.Holy Mansarovar (14950 ft/4558m) – the highest lake of fresh water with turquoise complexion in the world is full of fishes and swans. Holy Mt. Kailash, Mt. Gurula-Mandala, Lake Rakshash are lying on its surrounding. The region is considered rich for gold and other mines, hot springs and hundreds of wild living creatures. Night will be spending at Chui Gompa.

DAY
7

Exploration of Mansarovar and drive to Tarchen 4575 m (40 km - 1 Hour) Overnight at Guest House : Holy Mansarovar is the lake of compassion, tranquility and bliss. After completing the memorable morning bath and puja we will be heading towards Tarchen (Darchen). If time permits, we visit Chui Gompa. Tarchen is considered as a base camp for Holy Kailash Parikrama. During the auspicious pilgrimage time, this place will be flooded with pilgrims with hundreds of tents all around.

DAY
8

Tarchen – Tarboche (13 km drive) and trek to Dirapuk 4909 m (7 km trek / 5 – 6 hrs) Overnight at Mud House : After breakfast drive to Tarboche, starting point of Kailash Parikrama. Tarboche is also known as outer “Asthapath”. It is one of the exciting days walking along the beautiful rocky cliffs; waterfalls with some clouds in the clear blue sky make you feeling that Great God Shiva is every where with tons of blessing to you. Time to time the face of Kailash Parbat will be kept on appearing. For 7 km trail it takes almost 7 hrs.

DAY
9

Dirapuk – Zuthulpuk (4760m) passing through Dolmala Pass (5613m),18 km trek / 9-10 hrs. Overnight at Mud House : Today you will be climbing to Drolma-la (Dolma-La 18600 ft/ 5613m) and than descending gradually to Zuthulpuk (4760m). Yamasthal should be crossed to reach the Shiva-sthal while your steps go closer to the pass.
Today is the most difficult day of the trek. Once you reach the top, just do the holiest offering and sit down for meditation to forget in eternity. Once your steps go down, Parvati-stal and Gauri Kunda are on the way. By late afternoon you will arrive in Zuthulpuk

DAY
10

Zuthulpuk – Dongba via Darchen and Lake Manasarovar (10 km / 4-5 hrs) Overnight at guest house : Morning free time to explore the caves, temples and shrine around Milarepa cave. breakfast and start walking 3 hours at flat land. All the driving crew will be waiting for your arrival near Darchen. You can fill up Manasarovar water on the way. By late afternoon you will be at your lodge in Dongba.

DAY
11

Dongba - Nyalam (376 km) 7-8 hrs. Overnight at Nyalam Guesthouse : Drive back to Nyalam grom Dongba. Driver will stop at view point to take pictures and exploring surrounding. Reach at Nyalam and Overnight.

DAY
12

Drive back to Kathmandu (376 Km - 7/8 Hours) Overnight at Hotel : Early in the morning start driving from Nyalam to Nepal Tibet Friendship bridge. Tibetan guide and driver will say you bye bye from here. after custom formalities of both immigration, we contune drive to Kathmadnu with Nepali bus.

DAY
13

Departure to Home or further tour in Nepal : Drop you to International Airport or further tour in Nepal. Tou have option to make Manakamana, Muktinath pilgrimage tour or other adventure and natural tour in Nepal.

Tour Fare Includes

  • hotel accommodation
  • Flight Fare
  • Kailash permit and visa Entrance fees of lake manasarovar and kailash All camping equipment for kitchen
  • All service charges and taxes

Tour Fare Excludes

  • Personal horse and helper during kailash parikrama/kailash round/kailash kora
  • Any extra expenses due to flight delay/cancel with valid reason Any extra cost due to late permit/visa from tibet part Tipping to staffs Hotel/Guest house upgrading
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