Kailash Parikrama Mansarovar Yatra via Kerung takes you to the holy land of Mt. Kailash through the newly opened Nepal- Tibet border of Rasuwagadhi-Kerung. Started in September 2017 as an alternative route for the Mount Kailash, this tour has made Mt. Kailash easily accessible from the outskirts of Nepal with just 13 days of time frame you will be back to kathmandu. On this overland tour via kerung we will get ourselves inside the Langtang National Park and cross the Nepal-Tibet border to arrive at Kerung. From Kerung, we will drive to the villages of Saga, Mansarovar, and Darchen with great views of the sacred Mt. Kailash, Mt. Gurla-Mandala, Rakshash Lake and the Lake Mansarovar. Our Mt. Kailash Parikrama or kora will take 3 days long with the attraction of Kailash Kora, the sacred peak of Kailash, holy Lake of Mansarovar Yatra and the highest pass of Drolma La.
Join our fixed departure to the earth holiest place Mount Kailash & Lake Mansarovar Overland Tour via Kerung to make a circuit (Kora) of Mt. Kailash Parikrama. We provide you all the information about accommodation, foods, drinking water, transpiration, packing list .
Helpful guide team from Nepal and Tibet provide you proper information and suggestion, which is key reason of success your Kailash Yatra.
With our team of expert you can also grab the opportunity of Mt Kailash Mansarovar Motorbike tour or just experience the spiritual tour in the land of Nepal and Tibet.
Day 01 :ARRIVE KATHMANDU [1,350M/4,430FT] – OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL IN KATHMANDU on (BB)
Welcome to Nepal! Upon arrival at Kathmandu meet and transfer to Hotel. Later we shall collect your passport and application form to submit at the Chinese Embassy for Tibet visa processing for which usually the Embassy will take 2 Nights to issue the visa as per present rule(From Monday to Friday only).
Day 02:FREE DAY FOR THE TIBET VISA PROCESSING TODAY WITH SIGHTSEEING TOUR – OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL (BB)
You have leisure day today. After breakfast, you can do preparation for your trip buying or hiring anything necessary things from shop in Thamel or other markets. Also, you will have half day city tour to Budhanilkantha Temple & The Monkey Temple. And we will manage Tibet group visa from Chinese Embassy.
Day 03:FULL DAY SIGHTSEEING. EVENING PASSPORT HAND OVER AND BRIEFING ON TIBET. OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL (BB)
Begin your today’s exploration from Pashupatinath Temple – one of the most sacred Hindu temples in the world. After, move to visit Boudhanath Stupa – the largest Buddhist Stupa in the world. Afternoon you are escorted to Bhaktapur city (about 40min driving) where you will discover Bhaktapur Durbar Square, one of the seven UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites of the Kathmandu Valley.
Day 04:KATHMANDU – RASUWA GADI – KYIORNG (2790 M) 157 KM 8 – 9 HRS – OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL/GUEST HOUSE (BB)
Early morning drive to Rasuwa gadi, drive will take about 6 to 7 hour. Drives offer view of terraced fields, river and rustic villages of Nepal before we enter Langtang National Park Area. From there further 1 hour drive to Rasuwagadi through narrow and zig zag road. After immigration formality of Nepal we take short drive and walk through the bridge before we do entry formality of Tibet where you will meet guide from Tibet side. After entry formality drive about 24 km around 1 drive to Kyirong where we end the journey of the day.
Day 05:AT KYIRONG (ACCLIMATIZATION DAY) – OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL/GUEST HOUSE IN KYIORNG ON (BB)
We spend a rest day at Kyirong today in order to acclimatize before heading up higher. After breakfast walk nearby village.
Day 06 :DRIVE TO SAGA: (4640 M) 169 KM 6 – 7 HRS – OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL/GUEST HOUSE IN SAGA ON (BB)
Today we drive approx 169 km, 6 to 7 hours to Saga. It is driving via high passes with panoramic Mountain View On the way we stop at huge lake called Peiku-tso crossing high pass. After a lunch nearby Peiku-tso Lake we continue drive to Saga crossing the Yarlung Tsangpo (Brahmaputra River) on a ferry.
Day 07:DRIVE TO MANASAROVAR: (4590 M) 480 KM 8 – 9 HRS – OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL/ LODGE/GUEST HOUSE (BB)
A longer day’s drive today, 480 km approx 8-9 hrs From Saga, we set out across the plains to Manasarovar located just 30km south of Mt Kailash. The lake is separated from another lake, Rakshas Tal, myth has it here Ravana prayed and had the audience with Shiva.
Day 08:EXPLORE LAKE MANASAROVAR AND DRIVE TO DARCHEN: (4575 M) 115 KM 2 HRS – OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL/ LODGE/GUEST HOUSE (BB)
It is day to explore around and rest to be ready for Kailash Kora. We almost spend half day at lake Mansarovar. Deep in to the Lake, Take holy bath, hike to Tsui Monastery or visit natural hot spring those are near the Lake. Drive to Darchen for Lunch, Dinner and Overnight. We make final preparation for 3 days Kailash kora from here.
Day 09:FIRST DAY KAILASH PARIKRAMA. DRIVE TO TARBOCHE VALLEY AND START KAILASH KORA TO DIRA PUK: (4860 M) FIRST DAY OF KAILASH KORA IS 13 KM DRIVE – 20 MIN, 7 KM TREK 5 – 6 HRS – OVERNIGHT AT LODGE/GUEST HOUSE IN DIRA PUK ON (BB)
Drive about 13 km to Tarboche, this is the starting point for our Kora, the 35 km trek around the mountain. From Tarboche, we walk up the Lha Chu Valley through beautiful green meadows and streams with Mt Kailash towering above us. Those who do want wish to trek around Kailash can go back to Manasarovar or Darchen and wait for the Kora group to return. Enjoy view of North Face Kailash.
Day 10:SECOND DAY KAILASH PARIKRAMA. WALKING TO DOLMA LA PASS (5,645M) AND TREK DOWN TO ZUTUL PUK: (4760 M) 18 KM TREK 9 – 10 HRS – OVERNIGHT AT LODGE/GUEST HOUSE IN ZUTUL PUK ON (BB)
We now leave the Lha Chu Valley and enter the Dolma Chu Valley, heading up towards a high pass, the Dolma La (5650m). It’s a tough climb to the summit which is festooned with prayer flags but from there it is all downhill or flat to Zutul-puk.
Day 11:THIRD DAY OF KAILASH PARIKRAMA END THEN DRIVE TO SAGA: (4640 M) 10 KM TREK 3 – 4 HRS, 595 KM DRIVE 9 – 10 HRS – OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL/GUEST HOUSE IN SAGA ON (BB)
On the final day of the Kora we cross several streams. We then enter the Bharka plain and it’s about an hour’s walk through this desert-like landscape to Darchen. We board the car waiting at Darchen and drive approx 2 hrs to Manasarovar and further drive along a 480km stretch of road to Saga.
Day 12:DRIVE TO GYIRONG: (2790 M) 169 KM 6 – 7 HRS – OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL/GUEST HOUSE IN GYIRONG ON (BB)
Morning after breakfast drive to Gyirong, on the way we may catch a glimpse of imalaya, high pass over 5000 m and Piku Tso Lake. Today, the difference in landscape is quite special-the barren rugged landscape of Tibet to the mighty Himalayas, where the scenery changes to rich forests, typical of the Nepalese foothills. At the recent earthquake in Nepal it serves as the main port of entry into Tibet when coming overland to and from Nepal.
Day 13:KERUNG / GYIRONG – KATHMANDU: (1300 M) 157 KM 8 – 9 HRS – OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL IN KATHMANDU ON (BB)
After breakfast, Drive 24 km approximately 1 hour downhill to reach Chinese immigration (Rasuwa Gadi bridge) after immigration process we walk through Bridge where vehicle from Nepal side will be waiting, After driving for about 1.5 km we do immigration formality in Nepal side and continue drive to Kathmandu by now you will have entered into a completely different landscape one which is vastly different from just where you were a few days ago. The Nepali foothills and the greenery will make the drive pleasant and enjoyable. Transferred to Hotel in Kathmandu
Day 14:DEPARTURE – (BB)
After breakfast you are free till departure time. If you have more time you can do shopping or sightseeing around Kathmandu. Approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight, our office representative drops you to the airport.
Tour Cost: US$ 2,595.00 per person, sharing a twin room.
SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT: US$ 450.00 Per Person
Extra: Tibet/China Visa fee US$ 114.00 per person.
Extra: US$ 95.00 per person for American Nationals. (Subject to change)
Extra: Lhasa/Kathmandu one way airfare US$ 489.00 Per Person (Subject to change)
Best Season: Mid April to early September will be a good time to visit Tibet.
|Dates: 27 April 2020 (Booking Started)||Dates: 21 April 2021|
|Dates: 28 July 2020 (Booking Started)||Dates: 16 August 2021|