KAILASH MANSAROVAR YATRA

KAILASH MANSAROVAR YATRA 2011 | (15 Nights / 16 Days)

DAY 01: KATHMANDU

Arrive Kathmandu. Upon arrival, you will be met by our representative at the Tribhuvan International Airport who will assist you to transfer to your prebooked hotel. Overnight in the hotel.

DAY 02: KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING

After breakfast, proceed for half day sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath Temple and Udhaneelkantha. Evening at leisure in Kathmandu.

DAY 03: KATHMANDU-ZHANGMU, (1900 M HEIGHT, 121 KMS)

From Kathmandu the road climbs steadily uphill out of the Kathmandu valley past, breathtaking views through a luxuriant, deep gorge shifting to a windy barren pass.

DAY 04: NYALAM – (3750 MTR HEIGHT, 30 KM)

After Breakfast a leisure drive to Nyalam (our first overnight in China), This whole day is dedicated for acclimatization at Nyalam. Dinner & Overnight stay at Nylam.

DAY 05: NYALAM TO SAGA – (240 K M-7 HRS/4840 MTR HEIGHT)

After Breakfast a leisure drive to Nyalam (our first overnight in China), This whole day is dedicated for acclimatization at Nyalam. Dinner & Overnight stay at Nylam.

DAY 05: NYALAM TO SAGA – (240 K M-7 HRS/4840 MTR HEIGHT)

After breakfast, drive through the windswept territory passing many villages and camps of Yak herders with the distance view of snow capped mountains. We will be passing through the first highest pass of Lalung La Pass (5000 m) where a superb view of high Himalayas can be seen from Gaurishanker, Shishapangma to Langtang Himal. Drive past Khunmen Tso, Sinling, Karru Ongchen and Peigutso Lake (4400m). We continue driving crossing the river “Yarling Tsangpo” known as Bhramaputra, to reach Saga (4600 m) 240 Kms./ 6 -7 hours drive. Overnight at local guest house.

DAY 06: SAGA TO PRAYANG – (255 KM-7 HRS / 4540 MTR HEIGHT)

After breakfast, drive to Paryang (4750 m) 255 kms/ 6 – 7 hrs. Drive through the windswept territory passing many villages and camps of Yak herders with distance view of snow capped mountains. On this day the road is quite flat, hence the drive will be comfortable compared to other days. Overnight at Guest House / Hotel Prayang.

DAY 07: PRAYANG TO MANSAROVAR – (280 KM-8 HRS/4558 MTR HEIGHT)

After the drive of 280 km approx 8 hrs we reach holy Lake Mansarovar located just 30km south of Mt. Kailash. Overnight stay at the lodge.

DAY 08: MANSAROVAR TO DARCHEN – (4560 MTR HEIGHT)

After taking holy bath and performing Puja, we will take you to parikrama of Mansarovar Lake then proceed to base camp of Mt.Kailash. Overnight stay at Guest House in Darchen.

DAY 09:  DARCHEN TO DIRA-PUK – (4900 MTR HEIGHT)

Today drive about 8 km to Tarboche, this is the starting point for Kora and trek to Deraphuk overnight stay at camp.

DAY 10: TREK TO ZUTUL-PUK – (4790 MTR HEIGHT)

Proceed to Drolma Chu valley, heading up towards a high pass, the Drolma La (5640m.). 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, stay at the camp of ZutulPhuk.

DAY 11: DRIVE ZUTUL-PUK TO HORE, MANSAROVAR

Trek to Rongdu and drive to Darchen to proceed Hore-Mansarovar – stay O/N

DAY 12: MANSAROVAR TO PRAYANG – (280 KM-8 HRS)

Today after breakfast drive to Prayang – overnight stay at lodge in prayang.

DAY 13: PRAYANG TO SAGA – (255 KM-7 HRS)

After breakfast drive to Saga. Overnight stay at local Guest House.

DAY 14: SAGA TO NYALAM-(240 K.M.)

After breakfast drive to Nyalam. Overnight stay at local Guest House.

DAY 15: NYYLAM TO KATHMANDU – (125 K.M.)

Drive downhill to Zhangmu & Friendship Bridge where transportation awaits for our final leg of journey to Kathmandu (150 Kms)/ 8 – 9 Hrs. After reaching Friendship Bridge, we’ll be leaving our Tibet side vehicles on the other side of border and will walk for approximately 15 minutes towards Nepal Immigration Post where our coach for Nepal would be waiting for us. Our Border guide will assist us to shift our belongings towards Nepal Side of the bridge. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.

DAY 16: DEPARTURE

After breakfast, free for souvenir shopping and other independent activities. In time transfer to International Airport to board your onward flight.