Kailash Yatra EBC

Experience Spiritual Adventure in the TransHimalayan Region

A part of the TransHimalaya in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China, Mount Kailash is a regular haunt of devotees, saints, ascetics and spiritual gurus. The history of this mountain peak is deeply rooted in spirituality. The splendid peak measures up to a height of 21,778 ft. Located near it is the Lake Mansarovar, a fresh-water lake which is believed to wash off one's sins. The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra as a whole is not just a journey into the mountains, but it's an experience which reveals, charms and transforms. If you have a passion for intense spirituality, this is the journey you should undertake. Millions of people from every corner of the world travel to this divine spot to renew their inner-self and gain spiritual peace.

Arrive in Kathmandu, and start on a sightseeing tour of the beautiful city. Pashupatinath, Gujeswari and Jalnarayan are the key tourist attractions you'll see. Fly to Lhasa, the capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region. A sightseeing tour of Lhasa is next; visit monasteries, temples and stupa. Enjoy a scenic road journey to Shigatse – passing through picturesque valleys and colourful Tibetan villages. Later, drive to the Rongbuk Monastery, from where you'll start for the Everest Base Camp. Enjoy a wonderful trekking tour up to the Everest Base Camp. Drive to Tingri, and from there reach Saga. Now, start on your road journey to Lake Mansarovar. Get amazed by the astounding views of the Mount Kailash. Perform rituals at the holy Manasarovar Lake. Drive to Darchen, which is the base camp of Mount Kailash.

Some of the most scenic trekking tours await you in places like Darchen, Dirapukk and Zhulthulphuk. Finally, get back to Lhasa from where you'll catch your flight to Kathmandu so that you can travel back home.

01 Day

Arrival in Kathmandu

Upon arrival in Kathmandu get transfer to hotel, rest of the day at leisure, a short briefing about yatra in the evening after dinner stay overnight in hotel.
02 Day

City tour of Kathmandu

After breakfast take a city tour of Kathmandu including Pashupatinath, Gujeswari and Jalnarayan
03 Day

Kathmandu to Lhasa by flight

After breakfast get departure transfer to Kathmandu International airport to board your flight to Lhasa, Tibet. Upon arrival in Lhasa Gonggar Airport, Tibet get transfer to the hotel in Lhasa for overnight stay, evening at leisure.
04 Day

Lhasa sightseeing

In Lhasa/ Sightseeing Potala Palace and Sera Monastery after breakfast, you will set off to view the majestic Potala Palace, which towers above the city of Lhasa. You get to see an overwhelming array of intricate Tibetan murals, temples, stupas, and the tombs of the eight Dalai Lamas. After lunch, you will be taken on a visit to beautifully landscaped Sera monastery. At the monastery you can observe monks chanting and performing religious discourses.
05 Day

Lhasa to Shigaste by drive

Drive from Lhasa - Shigatse (3950m) along the Friendship Highway you cross the Khamba La (4794m). the drive offers you stunning views of Yamdrok-tso Lake and the snowy summit of Nyichen Kang Saang (7206m). huge glacier, After passing through beautiful valleys and colorful Tibetan villages you arrive in the town of Shigatse ,Tibet’s second largest city, you will be guided to explore the local market, Tashilhumpo Monastery in Shigatse. Tashilhumpo Monastery is one of the largest functioning monasteries in Tibet and there is much to explore within its high surrounding walls.
06 Day

Shigatse - Rongbuk (4,980 m) (295 kms/ 6 – 7 hrs approx)

After breakfast, drive to the Rongbuk Monastery from Pang-La Pass located below the northern face of Mount Everest. En-route, enjoy the sights of Mount Everest (8,847 m), Mt. Cho Oyuu (8,202 m) and Mt. Makalu (8,482 m). Stay overnight at the guest house.
07 Day

Rongbuk - Everest Base Camp (North Face 5,150 m) - Tingri (145 kms/ 5 hrs approx)

Wake up early in the morning after breakfast we will start around 02 hours trek to the Everest Base Camp (North Face) from the Rongbuk Mnastery. Once we reach board your vehicle and drive straight towards Tingri for about 145 kms. Stay overnight at hotel or guest house.
08 Day

Tingri - Saga (4,580 m) (216 kms/ 6 hrs approx)

After breakfast in guesthouse we will start drive towards Saga. Saga is situated at an altitude of 4,639 meters in southern Tibet. Upon arrival stay check into your room later pilgrims can explore the local markets of Saga, overnight in guesthouse.
09 Day

Saga to Lake Manasarovar

Morning at leisure after breakfast we will start our drive towards the holy lake Manasarovar. Today is the day we've all been waiting for we will get first glimpse of The Holy Mt. Kailash and Manasarovar Lake. Upon arrival get check into your guesthouse, in the evening pilgris can explore the beauty of Holy Manasarovar Lake or perform the ritual and take a dip in the Holy Lake. After dinner, stay overnight in guesthouse.
10 Day

Manasarovar to Diraphuk via Darchen

Early morning wake up early in the morning after breakfast we will start driving towards The Holy Manasarovar Lake. After the arrival, pilgrims can perform the ritual and take a dip in the holy lake Manasarovar. After breakfast we will start drive towards Yamdwar via Darchen. Darchen is known as base camp of Mount Kailash. Once we reach Yamdwar we have to trek around 12 km up to Diraphukh, first day trek is easy than second day, once we reach Dirapukh we will have overnight stay in very basic dormitories.
11 Day

Dirapukk to Zhulthulphuk (18km trek)

Today passengers can watch the golden Kailash early morning at the time of sunrise. Pilgrims can touch the Kailash parvat known as Charan sparsh. Later start trekking from Dirapukh after breakfast in the morning this day is very sensitive and we have to pass Dolma-La Pass, which is 5260 Mtr. In route we can have Darshan of Gaurikund but it is very difficult to go and touch. Overnight stay at Zuthulphuk in Guest House 3- 4 pax dormitory accommodation.
12 Day

Zuthulphuk to New Dongba via Manasarovar Lake

As per the schedule start your trek after breakfast in the morning around 8 kms and reach to the point where the coach will be waiting for us drive to Horachu Mansarovar. After lunch we will drive towards New Dongba for overnight stay.
13 Day

New Dongba to Saga

After Breakfast start drive towards Saga town and stay overnight.
14 Day

Saga to Shigatse

Drive back to Shigatse. From today we will be leaving this holy place and return Overnight stay at guest House.
15 Day

Shigatse to Lhasa

As per the daily schedule after breakfast start drive from Shigatse to Lhasa and stay overnight in Hotel.
16 Day

Lhasa to Kathmandu by flight

We will fly back to Kathmandu, after breakfast get departure transfer to Lhasa airport to board your flight to Kathmandu. Upon arrival check in to your hotel and rest of the day at leisure, get comfortable overnight stay in hotel.
17 Day

Departure from Kathmandu

After breakfast get departure from Kathmandu International airport to board your flight to go back to home.

What’s Included

Airport Services

Air conditioned car with driver Company staff for airport assistance

Accommodation

16 nights in hotels / guest house

Meals

16 Breakfasts, 15 Lunch, 16 Dinner

Visa

Visa and permit fee charges.

Transport

All ground transport for sightseeing trips

Guides / Escorts

Expert tour guides for sightseeing tours.

Activities

Kailash & Manasarovar darshan, Tibet sightseeing and Everest base camp

Flights

International flights (Kathmandu to Lhasa and return) are included.

What’s not included

Travel insurance

Please carry valid travel insurance.

Entry Tickets

Monument and museum tickets.

Personal expenses

Any kind of personal expenses/bills.

Other Exclusions

Govt service tax 5%

Accommodation Style Max Holidays

Accommodation style

In Kailash Mansarovar trekking tour you will be staying in basic 3-4 star accommodation in Kathmandu and in ordinary guest houses or tents in Tibet region. The accommodation in this region is very basic and food will be pure vegetarian cooked by the Nepalese chef and his team travelling with the group to Kailash Mansarovar.

Single room accommodation can be provided only in Kathmandu whereas at other places your accommodation will be on multi sharing basis in dormitory style.

Remark : You can ask us to upgrade your accommodation in Kathmandu at additional cost.
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Chris Rodgersen Russia

17 August 2015
"Excellent trip organised by Max Holidays! I will surely recommend all to book their tour to Kailash Mansarovar and Tibet with this agency. They are special and they take care of us like their family and friends. Next time I will be back with more friends and take Inner Kora of Mt. Kailash"
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Surinder Soni USA

30 June 2016
"Our June 2016 travel to Mount Kailash and Mansarovar Lake with a group of 22 travelers was a great experience with the unparallel support by Max Holidays ground staff. Under the tough weather conditions they really managed all well. Hats off to you guys at Max. May Shiva bless"
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Kavita Mayor India

21 July 2017
"Thank you Team Maxholidays for such a beautiful trip to Kaislash Mansarovar.

June 2017 is the Time when me and my 11 Co Passengers found a New Family in you all.

Right from the Guide to managing Team in Nepal Gunj/ Simikot/Hilsa/China/Lake Mansarovar... to the Boss... all kept the Care and Warmth always..

Except for Climate and plane issues (which no one can predict ) everything else will be a memory of my Lifetime.. Thank you once again...

Next year Mt Everest Base Camp ..
All the Best..
Thank you once again for being so helpful and caring and Personally watching on Us.. Felt Safe.."
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