Mount Kailash and Manasarovar Lake Tour
Mount Kailash and Manasarovar Lake Tour

Himalayan rock Mount Kailash and Manasarovar Lake Tour. Drive in and drive out from Kathmandu. Visit Lake Manasarovar and trek around Mount Kailash.

Facts Of Trip
Tour Destination: Kailash
Highest Access of the Tour: 5400M
Transportation: Land Cruiser
Trekking Hour: Approximately 5-6 hours each day.
Grade: Grade III
Type: Tour and Hiking
Total duration: 16 days
Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu
Day 03: Kathmandu - Nyalam
Day 04: Nyalam
Day 05: Nyalam - Saga
Day 06: Saga - Paryang
Day 07: Paryang - Manasarovar
Day 08: Manasarovar - Darchen
Day 09: Darchen - Nanadi Parbat - Darchen
Day 10: Darchen - Dirapuk
Day 11: Dirapuk - Zuthul Puk
Day 12: Zuthul Puk - Parayang
Day 13: Parayang - Saga
Day 14: Saga - Nyalam
Day 15: Nyalam - Kathmandu
Day 16: Kathmandu, Departure

Detail Itinerary
Day 01: Kathmandu
Arrival in Kathmandu, airport pickup and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu.
Time permitting, a predeparture group meeting shall be held in the evening.

Day 02: Kathmandu
In the morning visit the Pashupatinath Temple and temple of the sleeping Vishnu. In the afternoon/evening group is free for final preparation for the Kailash Tour.

Day 03: Kathmandu - Nyalam (3750m), 153 kms, 6-7 hours drive, Hotel Nyalam or similar
Embark on a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Kodari at the border of Nepal and Tibet. Walk to the Friendship Brigde and after completing custom and immigration formalities drive up to the bustling town of Zhangmu. Afterwards proceed to Nyalam.

Day 04: Nyalam
Stay at Nyalam for acclimatization. The group will be taken for a 3 hours trek to prepare further for the Holy Kailash trip.

Day 05: Nyalam - Saga (4600m), 240 kms, 6-7 hours drive, Hotel Saga
Drive to Saga via Paigu Tso Lake.

Day 06: Saga - Paryang (4750m), 255 kms, 5-6 hours drive, Hotel Paryang

Day 07: Paryang - Manasarovar (4560m), 223 kms, 5-6 hours, Guesthouse
Drive to Chui Gompa with the circumbulation of Lake Manasarovar.

Day 08: Manasarovar - Darchen (4620m), 115 kms, 4-5 hours, Guesthouse
In the morning visit a puja at Manasarovar Lake. After puja group is free to visit the surroundings of the lake at their own or visit the nearby hot springs. After lunch departure to Darchen at 4620m.

Day 09: Darchen - Nandi Parbat - Darchen, Guesthouse
Drive to Serlung Monastery and Asthapath for an excellent view of Nandi Parbat and Holy Mount Kailash.  Stay in Darchen in a local guesthouse and prepare for Kailash Parikarm.

Day 10: Darchen - Dirapuk (4860m), 20 kms, 5-6 hours, Guesthouse
Drive ahead of Tarboche to the starting point of Kailash Parikarma (13kms). Trek to Dirapuk, 7 kms and stay in camp, local guesthouse.

Day 11: Dirpapuk - Zuthul Puk (4760m), 18 kms, 9-10 hrs, Guesthouse
Trek to Zuthul Puk crossing the Dolma La Pass (5650m) visiting Gauri Kunda. Stay in camp, local guesthouse.

Day 12: Zuthul Puk - Paryang (4750m), 280 kms, 10-11 hours, Hotel Paryang
End Kailash parikarma (10kms), about 3-4 hours trek and drive 270 kms to Parayang.

Day 13: Parayang - Saga (4600m), 225 kms, 6-7 hours, Hotel Saga

Day 14: Saga - Nyalam (2300m), 270 kms, 7-8 hours, Guesthouse

Day 15: Nyalam - Kathmandu, 123 kms, 7-8 hours
Spectacular drive downhill to Zhangmu. Walk across the Friendship bridge and after completing immigration formalities final leg of the Kailash journey to Kathmandu. Hotel check-in for last night of your tour.

Day 16: Kathmandu
No program until transfer to Kathmandu airport for your flight home or onward journey in Nepal.
Cost Includes / Excludes
Included Nepal:
- Arrival and departure transfers hotel - airport
- 3 Nights accommodation 4 star hotel on twin sharing and BB basis
- Half day sightseeing in Kathmandu, Pashupatinath temple and sleeping Vishnu
- Transfer Kathmandu - Kodari (Tibetan border)
- Transfer Kodari - Kathmandu

Included Tibet:
- Transfers by Landcruiser
- Support truck
- English speaking Tibetan guide
- Accommodation in hotels, guesthouse, camp as per itinerary
- Trekking staff compromising of 1 Nepali team leader, cooks and sherpas
- Full board vegetarian meals
- Camping equipment (tables, chairs, matrass, kitchen utensils)
- Tents (2-person member tents, dining tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent)
- Yaks and yakmen for porterage during Kailash parikarma
- All permits and Tibet visa feet included:
- Travel insurance
- Evacuation cost
- Bar bills
- Any loss or extra cost (additional transportation, porterage etc) arise due to unforeseen circumstances such as flight delays or cancellations due to weather or technical problems, accidents, road blockage due to snow fall and landslide, political reasons.

Popular Trekkings

Annapurna Base Camp Poon Hill Trek
Days: 14
Read More

Dolpo Trek (Lower Dolpo trek)
Days: 16
Read More

Everest Base Camp and Kala Pattar trek
Days: 13
Read More

Poon Hill trek
Days: 8
Read More

Upper Mustang Trek 10 days permit
Days: 18
Read More


TIBET TOUR - TIBET CULTUREEL Kathmandu , 23 august 2008 Hello Ram mani, From day one we had a great time in Nepal !! The reception has been great (every time by the way we came by your office). We drank a lot of Nepali tea together. With your help and Hira's we have seen a lot of Nepal . Everything was taken care of and we felt really s

Henk en Claudia Speksnijder -United States

Know More

Affiliated with

Affiliated Company
ATTA Member
PATA Member

Mount Kailash and Manasarovar Lake Tour

Lhasa Namtso Everest Base Camp Kathmandu Tour

Kailash and Lake Manasarovar, Fly in Drive out

Lhasa Everest Base Camp Kathmandu

Lhasa Kathmandu Tour

Central Tibet Cultural Tour