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Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Tour
Duration : 17 Nights / 18 Days
Destination Covered : Kathmandu - Zhangmu - Saga - Dongba
- Lake Mansarovar - Nyalam
Day 01 : Kathmandu
the very first day you arrive at Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal and shift to
the hotel, where you take your dinner and spend the night
Day 02 : Kathamndu - Dhulikhel
Pashupati Darshan, just after the breakfast at Hotel. The
rest of the day is left for shopping and other leisure activities. After the
lunch at hotel, start your tour to Dhulikhel at around 5 pm (36 m east of Kathmandu).
You take your dinner and spend your night at the Hotel Dhulikhel.
Day 03 : Dhulikhel
The entire day is spent in knowing the atmosphere of the place
and getting habituated to it. All meals and overnight at Hotel
Day 04 : Dhulikhel - Zhangmu - Nyalam
After the breakfast early in the morning, head towards Tibet.
Lunch is provided at the border (Nepal side). After immigration and custom formalities
move to Zhangmu (Border Tibet side). At Zhangmu, you will meet your Chinese
guide along with drivers and vehicles. Continue driving to Nyalam after immigration
and custom formalities. At Nyalam, take dinner and overnight stay at lodge,
which will be your first overnight in China
Day 05 : Nyalam
You will be at Nyalam for the whole day to adapt yourself
to the atmosphere and climate of China. Meals and nightstay at the lodge
Day 06 : Nyalam - Saga
After breakfast, drive to Saga, 220 kilometers from Nyalam.
Your convoy will pass through Lalungla Pass(16,000 feet above the sea level),
a huge lake Paigu Iso and Brahmaputra river. You will get a delicious packed
lunch on the way. Dinner and night stay at Camp in Saga.
Day 07 : Saga - New Dongba
At 9 in the morning, after having breakfast your group will
head towards New Dongba which is at a distance of 170 kilometers from Saga.
Your entire journey will be at an altitude of 15,000 feet above the sea level.
Your lunch will be served on the way to New Dongba. Supper and overnight stay
at the camp.
Day 08 : New Dongba - Camping at Mayumla
Again at 9 am after breakfast, your group will drive through
scenic beauty of the Tibetan Himalayas. Packed lunch will be served on the way
to Mayumla, 230 kilometers from New Dongba. Since there are no lodges at Mayumla,
so enjoy camping in midst of the beautiful Himalayas. Dinner and overnight stay
Day 09 : Mayumla - Darchen
The 9th day of your trip will give you once in a lifetime
opportunity to have a 'darshan' of the holy peak, Kailash(the residence of Lord
Shiva) and Lake Mansarovar. Your memorable day will start at 9 in the morning
after breakfast. Your convoy will drive through Mayumla Pass, which is the highest
point of driving at an altitude of 17,000 feet. You will have your lunch on
the way, while dinner and nightstay at Darchen.
Day 10 : Darchen - Tarboche - Diraphuk
breakfast, your hectic day starts with a drive to Tarboche, 8 kilometers from
Daechen, from where you will start 18 kilometers trekking to Diraphuk(16,500
feet), or rather 'parikrama' of Mt. Kailash. Light lunch on way. Dinner and
overnight stay at camp.
Day 11 : Diraphuk - Zuthulphuk
Probably the most difficult and most exciting journey throughout
your yatra! The excitement grows as you trek up to 18,600 feet. You will be
served a light lunch on the way. Dinner and nightstay at the camp at Zuthulphuk,
18 kilometers from Diraphuk
Day 12 : Zuthulphuk - Darchen - Lake Mansarovar
After breakfast, you'll take a trek around 6 kilometers so
as to reach the point where you will have the jeep waiting for you. Take a drive
to Darchen, where you will be served packed lunch. After lunch, proceed to the
holy lake, Mansarovar. Dinner and nightstay at camp.
Day 13 : Camp at Mansarovar
Spend the entire day at Mansarovar. Along with the white beauty
of snow and river, enjoy your meals at the camp. Nightstaay in camp.
Day 14 : Mansarovar - Paryang
breakfast, its time to depart from the holy place! On your way back, drive up
to Paryang(280 kilometers). You will be given delicious light lunch on the way.
Dinner and nightstay at your camp or lodge at Paryang.
Day 15 : Paryang - Saga
Next morning, drive to Saga after having breakfast. You will
be served a light lunch on your way to Saga, which is 252 kilometers away from
Paryaang. After dinner, you will rest at either camp or lodge at night.
Day 16 : Saga - Nyalam
Your next move will be towards Nyalam(230 kilometers). A light
lunch en route. Dinner and nightstay at camp.
Day 17 : Nyalam - Zhangmu - Kathmandu
On your way back home, next morning you will drive to Zhangmu,
40 km from Nyalam. Wait for immigration and custom formalities at Nepal border,
after whose clearence you can start driving to Kathmandu(136 kilometers). Lunch
on the way. In Kathmandu, chek-in at the hotel. Dinner and nightstay at the
Day 18 : Back to Home
After breakfast, move on to airport to return back.