Arrival at Kathmandu. Our representative will meet you at the airport & transfer to Hotel. Evening Dinner + Tour briefing.
Early morning, we visit Pashupatinath Temple, Budhanilkantha Narayan (Sleeping Vishnu). Afternoon, we visit Swayambhunath Temple (Monkey Temple).
From Kathmandu, we make early morning departure for Kodari (border town of Nepal). At Kodari, we should go through the custom & immigration formalities. After completion the formality, we cross the friendship bridge. In China side we drive to Zhangmu (2225 m.) where once again we should complete Chinese immigration and custom formalities and will proceed for Nyalam (3750 m.).
Free Day in Nyalam for Acclimatization.
Today, we should drive for an approximately 250 km to reach Saga (4600 m.). Saga is a small-growing town situated at the Bank of River Brahmaputra. While driving to Saga, we will be passing through the Thong-La Pass (5200 m.) which is a highlight of today. You can see the magnificialt view of the Himalayan Range including Mt. Shisapangma, the highest mountain in Tibet. After Thong-La Pass, we take a left turn and follow the route that leads to Shisapangma Base Camp but after a check post we leave this route and head out to Lake Peikutso. Nyalam to Saga: Seven hours (250 km).
Drive, Saga To Paryang.
Drive of about 280km to Mansarovar Camp (15400ft) at the shore of Mansarovar. Paryang to Lake Mansarovar: 7 hours (280 km).
Morning Pooja, holy bath at Mansarovar. After lunch, Mansarovar Parikrama by Land Cruiser. Short Drive to Dharchen (Base camp of Kailash) 15600ft.Lake Mansarovar Parikrama: 72 km (3 hours). Lake Mansarovar (Chiu Gompa) to Darchen: 2 hours (53 km).
Early Morning (after breakfast), we take a 45 minutes ride on Jeep to Tarboche (Yam Dwar), the parikrama starting point. This is the easily accessible point from where you can see the closest view of Mt. Kailash. Today, we walk near about 6 hours +. The trail is reasonably easy and flat. We camp at Dehraphuk (4880 m.). Those who are not able to go for parikram will be back to Lake Mansarovar where they will be staying for another two days and waiting for the Parikram group. In this period, we provide accommodation in Camp. Darchen to Yama Dwar: 8 km (45 minutes drive) Serson to Deraphuk Gompa: 10 km (5 hours walk).
The group undertaking the Parikrama will further trek to Zutulphuk (16000ft) via Dolmala pass (5600 m.). The passengers who are not taking Parikram will have rest in Lake Mansarovar. Deraphuk Gomba to Zutrulphuk Gompa: 9 hours (22 km) High pass on the way (Dolama-La): 5600 m.
After a short trek, we will reach near Darchen from where we will be picked up by Land Cruiser and drive to Lake Mansarovar to join the group. Zutulphuk to the ending point: 13 km (3 hours)Ending point to Lake Manasarovar (hora Qui): 25 km (2 hours) and we set off our journey back to Paryang. Lake Manasarovar to Paryang: 6 hours (250 km).
Return journey to Saga. Paryang to Saga: 6 hours (255 km).
Return journey to Nyalam OR ZhangMu. Saga to Nyalam: 7 hours (250 km).
Drive to the boarder then continue your journey to Kathmandu. Nyalam to Kodari by Jeep: Two hours (33 km) Kodari to Kathmandu by private Bus: Four & half hours (123 km).
Transfer to the Airport for your flight back home.
Mr Amrik Singh Panesar
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