Kailash Saga Dawa Tour is one of the most popular festival tours in Tibet, known as Kailash Saga Dawa Festival tour. Mount Kailash is a sacred site in Western Tibet which has great mass of black rock soaring to over 22000 ft. Kailash Saga Dawa tour begins in Lhasa, the holy city to the Tibetan people and the capital city of Tibet, visiting the historical sites of the Potala Palace and Jokang temple which are the world heritage sites of the Unesco. The grand monasteries of Drepung and Sera monastic college. During Kailash Saga Dawa tour, on the way, you will be enjoying the most beautiful view of Yamdrok turquoise lake, Noejin Kangsang mountain and it's glacier. Historical old town of Gyantse and it's giant Kubum pagoda stupa. The largest monastery of the Tsang region, Tashi Lhunpo which is also the seat of the Penchen Lama, the second highest Lama of Tibetan people. Continue Kailash Saga Dawa Tour through the wilderness of the Tibetan plateau, nomad camps, beautiful stream river, wild animals, great Himalayan mountain range, beautiful lakes and many mountain passes, and you will finally reach to the destination of great Mt Kaialsh and Lake Mansarovar.
Trip Routes: Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse -Saga - Mansarover - Tarpoche- Diraphuk - Zutrul Phuk - Darchen - Mansarover-Baryang-Saga - Shigatse - Lasha
Activities: Trekking and Sightseeing
Season: April to October
Holy Kailash parikarma is approx 52 kms trek to be completed in 3 Days. Nightstay in Dirapuk & Zuthul-puk.
Holy Mt. Kailash yatra starts in the last week of April till September every year.
If you do not want to trek you can hire horse for parikarma. Parikarma (kora) that is for 3 days.
Additional expenses incurred due to delay, Accidents, Natural disaster & Political action. Following are the charges not included during yatra.
In Kathmandu you may use USD OR Indian Currency. For Tibet you will need Chinese Yuan only. for 11 days in Tibet we suggest you to carry approx Yuan 2500-3500 Per Person. Which you may need for emergency and to pay for horse during Kailash Parikrama. You can exchange Yuan in Kathmandu or in Tibet border. Most of the yatri exchange their currency in Nepal-Tibet border.
5 Star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and guest house accommodation in Tibet.
You can commence your yatra any day. Some people prefer to reach at Mansarovar or Kailash on full moon day.Its upto you.
Yes, you can take children along with you at your own risk .Children and adult price is same.
Our team will provide oxygen cylinder in emergency.You may buy small portable cylinder in Tibet.
In such case, you must stay back in Darchen for 3 days and wait rest of the group in Darchen.
No, we do not have any age restrictions. If you are physically fit you may travel but sometime Chinese Authority do not permit for people aged 70 and above to do the parikrama. We insist every one to consult with their doctor and must mention that you are going to high altitude. Many of old aged people travelled with us and have successfully done the parikrama.