Mt. Kailash (Kang Rimpoche), situated in the Western region of Tibet, has been considered sacred by Buddhists, Hindus, Jains and Bonpos for thousands of years. For Hindus and Buddhists, it is the center of Universe. This tour includes rigorous overland driving enjoying enchanting nature. During this tour apart from few days you will stay in guest house/ lodges. In fact this is the perfect way to experience pilgrimage tour to Mt Kailash and Holy Mansarovar lake.
Day 01 : Arrive Kathmandu, transfer to hotel.
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel. Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.
Day 02 : Half day Sightseeing in Kathmandu. Briefing and preparation for trip. Overnight Kathmandu Hotel.
Day 03 : Drive to Kodari After immigration formalities drive to Nyalam (3900m). Overnight Guest House.
Day 04 : Nyalam. Full day rest day for acclimatization. Overnight Guest House.
Day 05 : Drive Nyalam to Saga (4300 m), approx. 230 kms. Overnight Guest House.
Day 06 : Drive Saga to Prayang (4540m), approx. 260 kms. Overnight Guest House.
Day 07 : Drive 265km to Mansarovar (4530m) stay at Hor. Overnight at Guesthouse/ Tented Camp.
Day 08 : Start a morning pleasant drive around Lake Mansarovar (30km) reaching Chiu Gompa. Overnight at Guesthouse/ Tented Camp.
Day 09 : Drive to Darchen base camp of Kailash. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 10 : Commence trek/Parikarma to Dira-puk. Approx. 16 kms. Overnight at Tented Camp.
Day 11 : Proceed to Zutul-phuk via Dolmala pass (5800m). Overnight at Tented Camp.
Day 12 : Trek Down to Darchen (10km), after lunch, continue drive to Prayang. Overnight Guest House.
Day 13 : Drive to Saga. Overnight lodge stay.
Day 14 : Drive Saga to Nyalam. Overnight lodge stay.
Day 15 : Drive to Zhangmu, after completing Chinese immigration and drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.
Day 16 : Transfer to airport to connect flight for onward journey.