Mt. Kailash and Lake Manasarovar via Limi valley is a spiritual journey that takes you to an elevation of 6.714 m / 22,028 ft. This classic journey is a blend of natural beauty, mountains, mountain lakes, Tibetan plateaus, and spirituality. Mount Kailash is a sacred place yet very popular among the people who follow Hindu, Buddhist and Jain religion. You may also find written about this place in the holy book of each religion. For instance, Hindu mythology claims Mount Kailash is abode place of Lord Shiva where he resides with his wife Parvati.
Likewise, Buddhist believe that it is a place where tantric Guru Milarepa did meditation for years. Similarly, as per Jain myth, it is a place where Rishavdeva accomplishes liberation. Hence owing to its religious value, many pilgrims around the world visit this place every year to perform Kora.
Mt. Kailash is a source of four river systems namely Indus, Yarlung Tsangpo (Brahmaputra), Karnali and Sutlej. The pristine mountain lakes like Mansarovar Lake and many others around Mt. Kailash makes this place more alluring. Mt. Kailash trip can be completed even in limited time as per your time constraints. Himal Eco Trek offers a variety of routes to Mt. Kailash and Lake Mansarovar to your preferences. So you can inbox us to inquire for customization of this package!
Day 01: Arrival in kathmandu
Day 02: Sightseeing tour in kathmandu
Day 03: Patan sightseeing tour
Day 04: Fly to Nepalgunj
Day 05: Nepalgunj to Simikot (Dharapuri)
Day 06: Dharapuri - Kermi - Salli Khola(3150m)
Day 07: Salli Khola - Camp (3150 m) to Chongsa Khola Camp (3600 m)
Day 08: Chongsa Khola Camp to Nyalu la camp
Day 09: Nyalu La Camp to Takchi camp
Day 10: Tankchhe Camp to Jang
Day 11: trek to Halji
Day 12: Trek to Til
Day 13: Manipema to Sera and drive to Purang
Day 14: Purang to Manasarovar lake
Day 15: Free day in Tirthapuri
Day 16: Rest day in Tirthapuri
Day 17: Tholing and Tsaparang
Day 18: A day in Tholing
Day 19: Drive back to Darchen
Day 20: Trek to Derapuk
Day 21: Trek to Zutrulphuk via Dolmala pass
Day 22: Dive back to Darchen via Manasarovar lake
Day 23: Drive to Zhongba
Day 24: Drive to Peigu Tso lake
Day 25: Driveto Zhangmu
Day 26: Drive to Kathmandu
Day 27: Free day and in Kathmandu.
Day 28: Departure day
Items that are not covered in the cost of trip price.
- Meals which are not specified in the itinerary.
- International flights (flight from your place to Nepal)
- Chinese visa fees.
- Accommodation at a three star hotel in Kathmandu.
- Nepal entry and re-entry visa fee.
- Snacks, soft drinks and water during the trek.
- Hot showers during the trek.
- Your personal expenses for shopping, internet, telephone expenses, laundry and other recreational
- Personal trekking equipment if any.
- Tips to tour guide, porter or driver is not our responsibility. (Tip is subject to your judgment. Offering
- tip is not a compulsion)
- Travel insurance
Regarding your visa and arrival
You can obtain Chinese visa on your own by submitting an application to Chinese Embassy/ Consulate General based on your State of residence. However, you may also apply for visa through us. Once you book your trip with us, we take care of the process regarding visa. We apply for your visa on your behalf. All we need is photocopy of your passport and photographs. Once your application is processed and approved, you need to pay the applicable visa fees. Upon your arrival, you will be picked up and escorted throughout the journey as per your itinerary.
Getting into Tibet
You can enter into Tibet via road or air. You can take a direct flight to Tibet or opt for a drive via Kodari border in Nepal.
Best time to visit
Any season would be best for a traveler depending upon the motive of travel. However, for any traveler who would like to have best views of Mt. Everest from the base camp, April to mid June and September to October would be the best time.
Accommodation in Lhasa would be in a three star category hotel. For rest of the places, expect very normal kind of food and accommodation.
Meals and drinking water
During your travel to Tibet, we provide meals i.e. breakfast, lunch and dinner as per the itinerary. However, lunch and dinner while your stay in three star hotels is not included. The menus are limited therefore if you want to eat anything different then you should purchase it on your own.
The currency of Tibet is denominated as Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY)
Travel insurance is highly recommended as it insures your risk against any kind of uncertainties during the travel.