Holy Kailash Overland Tour
Holy Kailash Overland Tour where you will be surrounded by cultural background with beautiful high peaks and amazing landscapes. Holy Kailash Overland journey from Kathmandu leads to grand vista of Ganesh Himal (7,405 m) Langtang Lirung (7,234 m), Dorje Lakpa (6,980m/22,929ft) Mt. Gauri-Shanker (7,145 m) and Cho-Oyu 8,201 m / 26,906 ft, Shishapangma 8,013 / 26, 289 ft and Mt. Kailash at 6,714 m / 22,028 ft high on the vast Far South West of Tibetan plateau, which is wholly in Tibetan soil. Besides being holy it is also an incredible mountain of utmost beauty, with four grand faces representing jewels, as eastern face believed crystal, the western ruby, the southern sapphire and northern gold.
Holy Kailash Overland Tour a wonderful and adventurous pilgrimage journey with scenic drive from Kathmandu towards high Tibetan plateau with views of massive Mid Central and Western Himalaya, Shispangma, Langtang and other Himalayan range, and then reaching higher towards Medium-la pass with marvelous scenery of surrounding amazing landscapes of rolling hills in the shade of giant snow-capped peaks.
At first visit holy Lake Mansarovar and parikrama/ kora/circuit, from here drive on Barka plain to reach at Tarboche a holy spot west of Mt. Kailash, start the walk or parikrama with the night at Darchen view of Mt. Kailash North Face.
From here climb over the highest point of this trip at Drama-la pass at 5,470 m and descend towards Lamchu valley for overnight at Zutulpuk meaning a holy cave where one can observe the footprints of 11th-century saint Milarepa a poet and guru who traveled around this area in search of Nirvana.
After the holy walk back at Darchen town for the drive back to Kathmandu with great service of Well Plan Treks.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,345 m and then transfer to respective Hotels
Day 02: Kathmandu with a sightseeing tour and preparations for Tibet.
Day 03: Drive to Kyirong Nepal-Tibet Border 2,890 m – 9 hrs drive.
Day 04: At Kyirong acclimatization day and explore Tibetan culture and customs.
Day 05: Drive to Saga 4,400m – 05 hrs.
Day 06: Drive to Paryang 4,550 m – 05 hrs.
Day 07: Drive to East of Lake Manasarovar 4,550 m – 06 hrs
Day 08: At Mansarovar Lake for acclimatization and rest day.
Day 09: Drive to Tarboche near Darchen 4,600m walk to Dhiraphuk 4,900 m – 05 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Zutul-Puk 4,760 m via Dorma-la 5, 470 m – 06 hrs.
Day 11: Trek to Darchen and drive to Mayum-la – 04 hrs and 2 hrs ride.
Day 12: Drive back to Saga – 06 hrs.
Day 13: Drive to Kyirong 2,890 m transfer in local Guesthouse.
Day 14: Drive to Kathmandu and transfer to hotels.
Day 15: International departure for homeward bound.