Tibet Lhasa Kailash Tour is projected for those who are looking to travel via Lhasa and visit together cultural heart of Tibet. In Lhasa guided sightseeing tour takes you to explore major highlighted spots of around including popular Potala Place, Sera Monastery, Jokhang Temple, Norbulingka summer place of Dalai Lama and Tibetan traditional Bharkhor market. Probably it is the best way for acclimatization halt day for further safe journey to the Mt Kailash and Mansarovar Lake. After this outstanding tour in Lhasa city onward tour will be commenced passing via various cultural prosperous towns of nomad land.
Tibet Lhasa Kailash Tour follows long days of overland journey you will arrive at shore of beautiful Mansarovar Lake and there you will halt a day to explore surrounding wonders. After enjoying awe-inspiring day at Mansarovar Lake, further KORA (circuit) will be started. All together three days of challenging hike will bless you as an ultimate journey of lifetime to be enlightened. Then our overland journey again continues towards the borderland of Nepal – Tibet to end the trip.
Tibet Lhasa Kailash Tour – covers exploration visit of major highlighted sites of Tibet’s Lhasa city first including popular Potala Place, Sera Monastery, Jokhang Temple, Norbulingka summer place of Dalai Lama and Tibetan traditional Bharkhor market. After continues holy adventure journey in roof of the world- pilgrimage travelers will be encountering new cultural destinations day by day. Time to time views follow incredibly beautiful landscape with holy glimpse of Mt Kailash and many other surrounding mountains. Mt Kailash Tour also takes exploration visit to Manasarovar Lake and Rakshas Tal and three days holy KORA.
Duration: 14 days package
Activities: Mt Kailash Tour (overland journey)
Maximum altitude: 5700m
Best season: Apr/ May/ June/July/August/ Sep/ Oct
Trip starts/Ends: Tibet-Lhasa and ends (Capital of Nepal) in Kathmandu
Accommodations: Hotel / Guest House
Transport: Jeep for private tour or Mini bus for group joining basis, necessary transportation depends on group size – Car/Jeep/van/bus/ to and from starting and ending point transfer.
NOTE: Tibet Lhasa Kailash Tour can be operated direct arriving to Lhasa via main land of China by flight or Train to Lhasa as per your convenience destination.
Tibet Lhasa Kailash Tour Itinerary Details
Day 01: Kathmandu (1300 m.) arrival: Pick up from the airport/ Drive to hotel/ briefing/ if time permits our guide will take you to Pashupatinath for Dharsan during Arati time. Dinner
Day 02: Kathmandu: Breakfast, trip to temples and back to Hotel for lunch. After lunch, final preparation for yatra i.e, checking and demonstration of equipments which will be used during yatra. If any body needs to buy or get things on hire, our staff will give you company. Dinner.
Day 03: FLIGHT KATHMANDU - LHASA, transfer to the airport for the flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa on Air China. This one hour trans Himalayan Flight will give you an opportunity to have an aerial view of the Mt. Everest and other Himalayan Peaks (weather permitting). Arrival at Gonggar airport around 13.30 hrs. local time. After clearing immigration and customs it will be a two hour drive to cover the 93 km. to Lhasa which is situated at an altitude of 3650 meters (13,000ft). Upon arrival we check in at the hotel, right in the heart of the old city.
Day 04: SIGHTSEEING, during these three days in Lhasa we visit the Potala palace, Drepung and Sera monasteries, the Norbulinka and of course the famous Jokhang temple including the surrounding Barkhor.
Day 05: LHASA - Sigatse, (Altitude 3800 m.) After breakfast, Drive from to Shigatse (3800 m – 271 KM) for about 6 hours, visit the Tashilump Monastery,The seat of the Panchen Lama and free market. Dinner & O/N at the Hotel.
Day 06: SHIGATSE - Saga. On the first long driving day over the sandy and rocky land of Tibet, other sites like lake, nomads chasing thousands of yaks and sheep, keep you busy. By the late afternoon you will cross Bhramha Purtra River on the way to typical Chinese and Tibetan town. Overnight in Saga.Here you will meet your Nepali staff for your onward journey.
Day 07: Manasarover (4558m) 500 km: The longest driving day starts with full of excitement, Jeeps and trucks roll on the wide valley following rivers and grazing land of yaks and sheep. Far south you can see snow covered peaks near by you, lots of rocky peaks and sand duns give you an ideal world. Depends on season, nomads and other mobile shopkeepers are attired by beautiful traditional costume, waiting for your arrival with hot tea and other supplies along with big smile.By the late afternoon you can have the first sight of Holy Kailash Parbat and Manasarovara. Hore, it is a small village nearby Lake Manasarover. Holy-Manasarovara: At 14950-ft/ 4558m. The highest lake of fresh water with turquoise complexion in the world is full of fishes and swans. Holy Kailash Parbat, Mt. Gurula-Mandata, Lake Rashekshi are laying on its surrounding. The region is considered rich for gold and other mines, hot springs and hundreds of wild living creatures. Night halt beside Manasarovar.
Day 08: Puja and drive to Tarchen (14975ft): Manasarovara is the lake of compassion, tranquility and bliss. After completing the memorable morning Bath and Puja we will be heading towards Tarchen. It is considered as a base camp for the Holy Kailash Parikrama.
Day 09: Trek to Dehara Puk/5000m: It is one of the exciting days walking along the beautiful rocky cliffs; waterfalls with some clouds in the clear blue sky makes you feel the Great God Shiva is everywhere with tons of blessings to you. Time to time the face of Kailash Parbat will keep on appearing. For 18 km trail it takes almost 7 hrs.
Day 10: Hardest but Holiest day of your pilgrimage Yatra with Dolma-La (pass) of 18600ft between two valleys: Yamasthal should be crossed to reach the Shiva-sthal, here there is the symbolical death, Pilgrimages leave the Old clothes, spin of hair or a drop of Blood in hope, that terrible Yamraja (The master of death) will attention to these signs and will allow the Yatries (travelers) to be born in spirit to pass Dolma- La. The pass associates at Buddhists with the goddess Container, and at Hindu with Parvati, divine wife misters Shiva. On the pass tourists and pilgrimage hang out the Tibetan flags, On success. While your steps goes closer to the pass, Once you reach the top, just do the holiest offerings and sit down for meditation to forget yourself. Once your steps go down, Parvati-sthal and Gauri Kunda are on the way. By the late afternoon you will arrive at Zuthal Puk (the cave of Miracles. The great ascetic Milerappa is supposed to have performed miracles here).
Day 11: End of Kailash Parikrama and drive to Saga: After walking 3 hours, all the driving crew will be waiting for your arrival. Than we drive to Saga
Day 12: Drive to Kerung /overnight rest at hotel.
Day 13: Drive Nepal Border and exit via Syabrubesi to Kathmandu (162 KM. 9 -10 hrs)
Day 14: Transfer to airport for your onward flight.
Tour Cost: INR. 2,50,000 Per person
- All arrival and departure transfers, , sightseeing as mentioned on the above itinerary
- 3-Night Accommodation in Kathmandu at Hotel Shangrila or Similar on Twin-Sharing and Full Board basis,
- Sightseeing tours with monumental entrance fee
- During Yatra twin sharing accommodation in Lhasa, Sigatse and Kerung
- Best available accommodation at Saga, Lake Manasarovar, Darchen,and during Kailash Cora
- Full board vegetarian Meals
- Daily 2 Bottle Mineral water
- Luxury Bus in Tibet side
- One Supporting Truck
- Full board vegetarian meals set up by our fix kitchen
- Complimentary 2 bottle Mineral water per day
- One Team leader with Experienced Sherpa Team
- English speaking Tibetan Guide
- All permit and Tibet / China Visa fee
- Complimentary Duffel Bag and Shoulder Bag
- First Aid Kit, Medical Oxygen, Pulse Oximeter and Gamow Bag
- Warm Jacket on returnable basis
- Timure / Kathmandu By Jeep
The Cost Excludes:
- Nepal visa for NRIs / foreigners.
- Personal use of pony (horse) / porter during Parikarma [Kora].
- Single Room Supplement in Kathmandu.
- Evacuation cost in the event of emergency
- Travel Insurance.
- Personal nature of expenses like telephone calls, tips, shopping, laundry, cold/hard drinks and other service
- Extra costs caused by unavoidable circumstances such as road blockage due to landslides, snowfall, political strikes, flight cancellation, personal illness, etc. if any.
- The additional costs such as Visa splitting charge, transportation cost, accommodation, meals, flight re-schedule amendment charge, etc.
- Kathmandu – Lhasa Air Fare
- Kathmandu / Lhasa air fare at US $ 390 per person. Any increment or change in the flight cost shall be adjusted accordingly.
- Schuan Airlines fly every Sunday, Monday , Wednesday and Friday between Kathmandu - Lhasa
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