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.


Day 01

Flight to Lhasa - meet at the airport and transfer to your hotel.

Day 02

Sightseeing tour of Lhasa. We visit, Potala Palace, Sera Monastery and Norbulinka.

Day 03

Sightseeing tour of Lhasa. We visit, Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple & Barkhor Square

Day 04

Drive, Lhasa / Shigatse via Northern highway. O/N Shigatse

Day 05

Visit Tashilunbo Monastery and drive to Lhatse. O/N Lhatse

Day 06

Lhatse / Sangsang, camp

Day 07

Sangsang / Saga, camp

Day 08

Saga / Paryang, camp

Day 09

Paryang / Mayum-La pass, camp

Day 10

Mayum-La pass / Darchen, guest house

Day 11

Darchen to Deraphuk Gomba - Trekking around Mt. Kailash

Day 12

Deraphuk Gomba to Zutul Phuk Gomba - Trekking around Mt. Kailash

Day 13

Finish trek and drive to Lake Manasarovar

Day 14

Rest at Lake Manasarovar, camp

Day 15

Manasarovar to Paryang , o/n camp

Day 16

Paryang to Saga, camp

Day 17

Saga to Peiku Lake, camp

Day 18

Peiku Lake to Nyalam, O/N guest house

Day 19

Drive, Nyalam / Zhangmu then drive back to Kathmandu.

Cost Details


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