Mount Kailash & Mansarovar Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 Katmandu (1,300 mts.).

    Arrival, Green Valley Nepal Treks representative will meet at the airport and transfer to the Hotel, Free at own and Evening dinner, overnight stays at Katmandu.

  • Day 2 Kathmandu – visit temples – Drive to Kodari.

    Breakfast at hotel and morning Pashupathinath Darshan by coach, lunch at hotel, Post lunch departure to Border – Dinner and overnight at Tatopani- kodari border. ( Nepal – China border ).

  • Day 3 Kobari – Nyalam 3,750 m ( 150 kms ).

    Early breakfast - after immigration and custom formalities - we proceed to Zhangmu ( border Tibet side ), here we meet our Chinese guide, drivers and vehicles(Toyota Land Cruiser) – after hot Indian Lunch at Zhangmu continue drive to Nyalam ( our first overnight in China) , dinner and overnight at Nyalam lodge or similar.

  • Day 4 Nyalam Full day acclimatization.

    Whole day we are here for the acclimatization, all meals will be provided - overnight at lodge (Nyalam lodge or similar).

  • Day 5 Nyalam – Dongba.4,500 m 335 kms ).

    After breakfast we drive Dongba , en-route you will be passing through Lalungla pass ( 16,000ft ) - huge lake Paigu-Tso & Brahmaputra river, delicious packed lunch will be served on the way, o/n at guest house.

  • Day 6 Dongba - Mansarovar 4,558 m ( 335 kms ).

    Today is the day for the lifetime that you are going to have darshan of the Holy “Mt. Kailash & Lake Manasarover” - day's program as usual, after breakfast at around 8 am , we drive through Mayumu - la pass ( 17,000ft ). - The highest point of the driving, lunch on the way, dinner and overnight at Camp Horchu (2 men tent) / or at guest house at Chieu Gompa.

  • Day 7 Mansarovar Parikrama – Darchen 4,620 ( 110 kms ).

    Till 2 pm free for pooja and hawan , drive to Darchen via Mansarovar parikrama, overnight at Darchen lodge ( 3- 4 pax dormitory accommodation ).

  • Day 8 Darchen – Tarboche – Dirapuk ( 4,860 m ) . 12 kms trek.

    "Tough day” - after breakfast drive to Tarboche (8 kms) and start trek for Kailash parikrama to Diraphuk ( 16,500 ft ) - 12 kms , light lunch on the way, Dinner overnight at Camp.

  • Day 9 Dirapuk – Dolma-la pass -Zuthulpuk ( 4,760 m ) 22 km trek.

    This is the day every pilgrims talk about, the most difficult journey throughout the yatra - trek up to the 18,600ft. ( Dolma- la Pass) - descend to Gauri kund and further trek along with the river to Zuthulpuk , dinner & overnight at Camp ( 2 men tent ) .

  • Day 10 Zuthulpuk- Darchen – Mansarovar. 08 km trek.

    After breakfast we trek around 8 kms, and we will be reaching to the point where the jeeps will be waiting for us - drive to Darchen , after lunch we drive to Lake Mansarovar ( horchu side ) 70 kms , overnight at Camp ( 2 men tent )

  • Day 11 Mansarovar to Saga.

    We are returning home - leaving this holy place, after breakfast drive up to Dongba , lunch en-route , dinner & overnight stay at SAGA.

  • Day 12 Drive SAGA to Nyalam.

    After breakfast drive to Nyalam - light lunch on the way - dinner and overnight at Nyalam.

  • Day 13 Drive to Zhangmu – Kathmandu.

    After breakfast drive to Zhangmu, post immigration and custom formalities – cross over to Nepal border, lunch at Borderland Resorts - drive to Kathmandu (144 kms). Overnight at Royal Singi hotel or Shangrilla at Kathmandu.

  • Day 14 Katmandu.

    Full day stay in Kathmandu for rest. Optional day for Himalayan mountain flight, Mankamana road trip or full day free for leisure and shopping.

  • Day 15 Departure.

    Transfer to Airport for departure on onward program.