The Kailash Manasarovar Yatra

Duration: 2 Nights 3 Days


  • Witness the Lake Manasarovar and the views around the Lake vicinity
  •  Cross the Dolma La Mountain Pass (5,660m)
  •  Circumambulate the Mount Kailash (6,638m)
  •  Visit numerous ancient monasteries like Dira Phug and Zuthrul Phug

The Kailash Manasarovar Yatra is a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience a holy pilgrimage that takes you to the revered Mount Kailash (6,638m) in Tibet. The high peak of the Kailash Range in the trans-Himalayan region of Tibet, Mount Kailash is situated near the holy lake Manasarovar. As such, the Kailash Manasarovar Yatra lets you be a part of the religious journey that is undertaken by thousands every year to this "precious jewel of snow".

The Kailash Manasarovar Yatra is a perfect combination of cultural, natural, and spiritual dynamics of Tibet. Beginning the journey in Kathmandu, you will be visiting various destinations across the Valley. The UNESCO world heritage sites in Kathmandu. Next, on the trip, you drive north from Kathmandu through destinations like Sybrubensi, Kerung, and Saga, making your way through amazing cultural sites in Tibet. The journey is a wonderful experience where the natural and cultural beauties of Tibet come together to present to you a grand adventure that blends in the marvelous sense of spiritualism. The drive culminates as you reach the Lake Manasarovar which reflects the enchanting views of the Mt. Kailash (6,638m). The Rakhas Tal and the Himalayan ranges en route to the trail-head for the Kailash circumambulation offer mesmerizing views. Passing Dira Phug and Zuthrul Phug, the Parikrama concludes at Saga. Moreover, you will also visit the holy Manasarovar Lake and cross the Dolma La Pass (5,660m). Hereon, a driver takes you to back to Kathmandu. It is a cultural journey where you can fully be immersed in the Buddhist traditions of Tibet in a comfortable way. Not only that, but the Kailash Manasarovar Yatra also lets you be a part of the natural environment of Tibet as well, where you will be traversing through rich woods of the highlands and snowy acreages of the Tibetan plateau.

With us, at Manikang, you are in safe hands. In the company of our trusted and professional guide, you will be presented with the most amazing adventure that is guaranteed to be with you forever. Thus, do not miss out the opportunity to enjoy the holy natural sites of Tibet with us!  

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrive in Kathmandu (1,300m).
  • Day 2Drive Kathmandu to Sybrubensi.
  • Day 3Drive from Sybrubensi to Kerung.
  • Day 4Drive from Kerung to Saga (4,640m).5-6 hrs.
  • Day 5Acclimatization Day at Saga.
  • Day 6Drive from Saga to Lake Manasarovar (4,558m) 277km, 5-6 hrs.
  • Day 7Exploration Day. Drive to Darchen (4,575m) 1 hr, 40km.
  • Day 8Kailash Kora.
  • Day 9Kailash Kora. Trek to Zuthrul Phug via Dolma La Pass (4,760m). 8-9 hrs, 19km
  • Day 10Kailash Kora. Drive back to Saga.
  • Day 11Drive back to Kerung.
  • Day 12Drive back to Kathmandu.
  • Day 13Final departure to home.
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