It is possible to make a tour to Mt. Kailash and Lake Manasarovar combining with the highlighted places of central Tibet (Tsedang, Samye, Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse, Yangpachen and Sakya). Generally, our tour covers Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse and Sakya then eventually it merges with the major route (Kathmandu-Kailash) in Saga (small Tibetan town) the continue follow the same route for the entire journey. Our tour to Mt. Kailash & Lake Manasarovar from Lhasa requires at least 19 days. However, depending on the time frame and places we would like to cover in the tour, the tour can go longer or even shorter too.
Lhasa to Mt. Kailash and Lake Manasarovar tour commences from Kathmandu with an hour & 10 minutes Trans-Himalayan flight to Gonggar airport (Tibet). Our Tibetan guide meets you at the airport and escorts you to the main city (Lhasa) which is 98 km away from the airport. In Lhasa, we make two days guided sightseeing tour for two days that covers almost all the highlighted places situated inside Lhasa. After that we start our journey to Mt. Kailash and lake Manasarovar via Gynatse, Shigatse and Sakya Monastery. As usual, “Lhasa to Mt. Kailash Tour” consists of a 3 days circumambulation around holy Mt. Kailash. The tour ends at Zhang-Mu.
Flight to Lhasa - meet at the airport and transfer to your hotel.
Sightseeing tour of Lhasa. We visit, Potala Palace, Sera Monastery and Norbulinka.
Sightseeing tour of Lhasa. We visit, Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple & Barkhor Square
Drive, Lhasa / Shigatse via Northern highway. O/N Shigatse
Visit Tashilunbo Monastery and drive to Lhatse. O/N Lhatse
Lhatse / Sangsang, camp
Sangsang / Saga, camp
Saga / Paryang, camp
Paryang / Mayum-La pass, camp
Mayum-La pass / Darchen, guest house
Darchen to Deraphuk Gomba - Trekking around Mt. Kailash
Deraphuk Gomba to Zutul Phuk Gomba - Trekking around Mt. Kailash
Finish trek and drive to Lake Manasarovar
Rest at Lake Manasarovar, camp
Manasarovar to Paryang , o/n camp
Paryang to Saga, camp
Saga to Peiku Lake, camp
Peiku Lake to Nyalam, O/N guest house
Drive, Nyalam / Zhangmu then drive back to Kathmandu.
This is departure.