Kailash tour is 14 nights 15 days small group joining tour. This tour also calls Lhasa Kailash tour via Everest base camp because the tour begins from Lhasa, and overland tour to Mansarovar lake and 3 days trek around Mount Kailash via EBC.
This is our top-best selling group joining tour to Kailash. In 15 days trip, you will visit and explore the major tourism sites of Tibet: Lhasa, the capital of Tibet. Gyantse and Shigase is the culture centre of Tibet. Rongbuk is the world's highest monastery and Everest Base Camp, the base camp of world's tallest moutain.
After exploring these sites, we continue drive to Mansarovar lake via Saga and Paryang village. Mansarovar lake is the world's highest fresh water lake at an elevation of 4500m that cover 412 sq km. Once explore around Mansarovar lake, continue drive to Darchen, the base camp of Mt Kailash where we spend a night. We then trek aound Mount Kailash, the holy mountain. After completing 3 days Kailash trek, we again drive back to Lhasa. We walk 52 km distance while trekking Kailash in 3 days.
To join 15 days Lhasa Mansarovar Kailash tour via Everest base camp, you need to come to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet. We can train or fly to Lhasa either from Nepal or China. If you are looking for a cheap Kailash package, 15 days small group tour is a good option. Solo backpackers and small group traverllers can join this trip. You need to book at least 1 months before in advance to join Lhasa EBC Kailash tour.
On 15 days Tibet Kailash yatra package, it includes twin sharing standard hotel accomodation with breakfast in the city like in Lhasa and Shigatse and also twin sharing guest house accomodation in the countryside, also during 3 days Kailash trek. In addition, english speaking guide in a group, all necessary travel permit, service charge and government taxes, transfer by bus with airport pick up and departure transfer include, also the entrance fee while on sightseeing tour in Lhasa.
But the lunch and dinner during the trip, flight and train cost, visa cost exclude. We look after all the travel permit, hotel, guide, transfer arrangement in advacne once you confirm this trip with us. April to mid of October is a good time for Kailash Mansarovar Tour. We also have fixed and schedule group departure dates for 15 days Kailash tour. Please kindly check Kailash small group departure dates for 2o20 and 2021. A highly recommends trip for all above 15+ age group people. If this tour is not sutiable for you, we also have short 10 days Kailash Mansarovar tour. This is a overland tour drive in and drive out that starts and ends in Kathmandu.
Half day Sightseeing AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Lhasa
Upon arrival in Lhasa either by train or flight, your guide/representative will receive you there and transfer to your hotel Viewing the Yarlung Tsangpo River/ Bhamaputra river, the Longest and largest river in Tibet and Lhasa river on their way to Lhasa.Take a rest and get acclimatized to high altitude You can spend the afternoon wandering around the Barkhor, Tibet’s ancient market area that surrounds Jokhang Temple. Each day thousands of Buddhist pilgrims make their way around this sacred temple. You may visit Potala Square, where you will enjoy the fountain with different colors and get amazing photos of the Potala and around.
Full day Sightseeing AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Lhasa
You will start the day by exploring the Potala Palace, Tibet’s most iconic building. Towering above Lhasa with more than 1000 rooms, the Potala Palace served as the winter residence of the Dalai Lama’s for hundreds of years. After lunch, you will go to explore the Jokhang temple, the holiest Buddhist temple in the Himalayas. Founded nearly 1400 years ago, Jokhang Temple houses the most sacred statue of Buddha. You will work your way through this fascinating temple alongside Buddhist pilgrims from the faraway regions of Tibet. The sound of pilgrims chanting mantras fills the air as does the smell of yak butter candle offerings. Around the temple is Barkhor street, where you can do kora, a religious circle of a building or mountain with pilgrims and locals, and explore the old market.
Full day Sightseeing AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Lhasa
Today you will explore 600 year old Sera monastery, one of Tibet’s largest Buddhist monasteries. Each weekday afternoon starting at 3pm, monks engage in Buddhist philosophy debates, which are fun to photograph.You can also see three sand Mandalas and colorful Rock Painting of Buddha. After lunch, you will go to Drepung, another of Tibet’s huge monastic complexes. The pilgrimage circuit around Drepung takes about an hour or so and offers spectacular views.You can visit biggest monastery kitchen inside the monastery and enjoy Buddhist Sculpture Carving workshop near Drepung.
360 km, 7 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Shigatse
In the morning, drive from Lhasa to Shigatse crossing over the Gampala pass (4790 m), and you will have a glimpse of Yamdrok-tso (4400m) .The Lake is surrounded by many snow-capped mountains and in the distance you can have spectacular views of Holy Mount Nyenchen Khangsar, (7191m) the highest mountain near Lhasa. Later, we will pass and enjoy the Karola Glacier on the roadside. At Manak Dam Lake, you can hang pray flag at Simila Mountain Pass. Then, we will arrive in Gyantse, historically Tibet's third largest city after Lhasa and Shigatse.In Gyantse, we will visit the famous Pelkor Monastery and Gyantse Kumbum and enjoy the Far view of Gyangtse Fortress. After one and a half driving, we arrive in Shigatse, which is the second largest city in Tibet. In Shigatse, we may visit traditional Barley Mill and view the landscape of Barley Field. Stay overnight in Shigatse
330 km, 8 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Normal Accommodation Hotel in EBC
In the morning, we will visit the home of Panchan Lama - Tashilunpo Monastery. Then, we’ll leave Shigatse after getting your Alien’s travel permit, and then drive to Lhatse, it is a small town where you can have lunch. After lunch, we will pass Tsola Pass(4600M), and Gyatsola Pass(5248M). Shortly after we enter Mt. Everest National Nature Reserve, tourists can enjoy the panorama of Himalaya at Gyaula Pass(5198m).Then we drive along the New zigzag road to Everest Base Camp(5200m). You can get closer view of Mt. Everest. The sunset of golden Everest peak if time and weather permits at the lodging area. Stay overnight at tent or Rongbuk monastery guest house.
450 km, 8 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Saga
In the morning, we can enjoy the sunrise over Mount Everest if weather permits and start drive to saga, you can view of the worlds’14th highest peak Mount Shishapangma (8012m), and Turquoise Lake Peiku tso(4590m). If you are lucky enough, you may see wild donkey, wild antelope. Stay overnight in Saga Xibuyizhan Hotel or Mu Linsen hotel
450 km, 8 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Darchen
On the way to Darchen, you will have a chance to appreciate the stunning view of the Saga valley between Gangdise Range and Himayala Range. Meanwhile, the beautiful grassland and local's villages can also be seen. As we cross the Mayomla Pass(5112M), you can enjoy the spectacular vista of Mt. Naimonanyi(7694M). Then we are supposed to pass by the holy Lake Manasarover and finally arrive at the southern foot of Mt.Kailash, the most holy mountain in Tibet. stay overnight in Tarchen Chongqing Hotel
7 hours drive, 13 km trek AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Normal Accommodation Hotel in Drirapuk
In the morning, we are supposed to take eco-bus from Darchen to Sarshung valley. Then we will meet Yaks and porters at Sarshung village.The cost of hiring yaks, horses, and porters are not included in the package. After that, we can begin the trek around 13km from Sarshung to Drirapuk Monastery along the Lachu valley and rivers. You can enjoy the both west and north face of mountain Kailash today. Finally, we will visit Drirapuk Monastery. stay overnight in Guest House
18 km, 8 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Normal Accommodation Hotel in Zuthulpuk
Today, we will trek over Dromala pass(5630m), the highest pass of the Kora. On the way you can have a rest in a teahouse. All the way, you can see locals Tibetans prostrating in the Kora path and beautiful Kadoe Lake when walk downhill. We may also visit Zutulpuk Monastery. Stay overnight in Guest House
7 km, driving 5 km AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Normal Accommodation Hotel in Darchen
On the day three of the kora. you will trek 7km to Zongto where you can take bus to Darchen. Along the Kora, you can see piles of Mani Stones. We will end the Trek around noon, rest in the lodging place.
450 km, 9 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Saga
Drive from Darchen to Saga via Lake Manasorovar. Stay overnight in Saga Xibuyizhan Hotel or Mu Linsen hotel
350 km, 8 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Sakya
Drive from Saga to Sakya. Stay overnight in Sakya Yuan Fu Hotel
170 km, AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Shigatse
In the morning, we will visit ancient Sakya town and you can tour Sakya monastery with amzing murals and huge collection of scriptures and statues.Then we are about to drive from Sakya to Shigatse. Stay overnight in Manasarovar Hotel
220 km, 6 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Lhasa
We will follow Yarlung Valley back to Lhasa. On the way, you can stand on the viewing platform to view the vast Yarlung River bed and visit Water Mill making Tibetan Incense material in Summer, if time permits. Drop off at hotel in Lhasa. Stay overnight in Lhasa.
Before 3 hour your will go to Lhasa BB Plan-Breakfast Back to your own destination
The trip ends, and after breakfast, you will be transferred to the Lhasa airport/train staion and depart Tibet.