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Kailash Mansarovar Yatra (Pilgrimage Travel)
On this Holy Trekking "Kailash Mansarovar
Yatra" (Journey) start from Kathmandu-via-Nyalama-Saga-Prayang-Darchen-Mount
Kailash-Kailash-Mansarovar, Lake, Back to Kathmandu. Mount Kailash, which is
believed to have been formed 30 million years ago when Himalayas were in
their early stage of formation, is one of the most revered places in the
Himalayas. Mt. Kailash, 6,740 m. is situated to the north of the
Himalayan barrier, wholly within Tibet. It is the perfect mountain with
awesome beauty, with 4 great faces.
Spread out on the Tibetan plateau beside Mount Kailash is the giant lake of
shifting colours - Lake Mansarovar. Brahma, the creator, had a mind (‘Man’)
for the creation of a lake (‘Sarovar’), hence its name. A pilgrimage to
Mount Kailash and a bath in the Mansarovar is believed to bring about
Places Covered :
T. Kailash - Mansarovar, Fly in Kathmandu -
Lhasa and drive out from Zhangmu or Vise Versa
Arrive Kathmandu, pick-up at the airport and transfer to Hotel .
One half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu.
Fly Kathmandu/Lhasa world No.1 "Plateau-Flight", also called "Qomolangma-Flight"
right pass by the Everest peak in a "hand-reaching" distance, a very close look
at the charms of the world's highest mountain
Visit world famous Potala Palace and Jorkhang Temple & Barkhor Street.
:Visit Drepung Monastery-the biggest in Tibet (with original accommodation
for 7700 monks) and Sera Monastery famous for it's unique debating practice
almost available every afternoon.
Early morning drive 430km to Lhatse via new road through Xigatse and a quick
visit to Tashilungpo Monastery where the world highest (33m) gold gilded statue
of Future-Buddha Martriya located. O/n local guesthouse.
Drive 340km to Saga. O/n local guesthouse.
Drive 260Km to Paryang o/n. Guest House
09 : Drive 265Km to
Mansarovar stay at guesthouse in Hor near the northern shore of Mansarovar.
Start a morning pleasant drive around Lake Mansarovar (30km) reaching Chiu
Gompa, en-route visit Qiugu Gompa (one of the ancient location where Hinduism's
Pooja was practiced), after arrival of Chiu Gompa we will try a holy bath there,
o/n guesthouse near Chiu Gompa.
Drive to Tarchen (Base Camp of Mt. Kailash) ready for the next 3 days trek
around Mt. Kailash. o/n Guest House.
Trek about 22Km to Diraphuk, o/n camping
Trek about 20 Km to Zuthulphuk, o/n camping
Trek about only 6 km down to the point where our landcruisers will be
waiting for us, drive to Tarchen (10km), after lunch continue drive 30 km to Hor,
o/n local guesthouse.
Drive to Paryang
Drive to Saga
Drive to Nyalam
Drive to Friendship Bridge and meet our Nepal side staff and continue the
trip back to Kathmandu
Fly back to India
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Departure Dates with full moon at Kora
08th (FULL MOON) & 23rd July’03
07th (FULL MOON) & 23 RD Aug’03
05th (FULL MOON) ,14TH & 20th Sept’03
full moon departure
On this "Holy Mt. Kailash Yatra
(Journey) Travel" trekkers require some "Useful Tips" without these preparations
our trekkers effected with there climate or may be facing some accommodation
problems because there usually arrange the camps to stay there. Depending upon
the season, during June, July, August till September, day time will be pleasant
and quite warm with about 15-20 degrees Celsius. During afternoon time 1-4 pm
can be windy. The morning and evening will be chilly between minus 2 to 0 degree
We recommend one down jacket, one warm thick pull-over, one thin pull-over, two
warm pants, two light loose cotton pants, one warm windproof cotton jacket, four
cotton sleeve T-shirts, two thermal under pants, two thermal vests, one rain
coat, one pair each of light tennis shoes & light rubber sandal, six pairs of
warm woolen socks, one light cotton or silk scarf, one large cotton or silk
scarf, one pair of warm gloves, soft paper tissues, monkey cap & sun hat, two
towels, Wind - Rain Jacket, sun hat, sun glass, sun cream, chap stick.
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