Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

Trip Fact:
  • Duration 13 Days
  • Difficulty Level Strenuous
  • DestinationNepal
  • Max Altitude5200m / 17060 ft
  • AccommodationHotel/Lodges
  • MealsAll Meals
  • Trip Start/EndKathmandu
  • Group Size1-50 pax
  • Best SeasonMarch, April, May, June, July, August, September and October are best months

Experience the spiritual serenity of Kailash Mansarovar. Join our Yatra for an unforgettable journey through stunning landscapes and sacred sites in the heart of the Himalayas.

The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is more than just a trek; it's a spiritual odyssey into the heart of the Himalayas. This journey to the sacred Mount Kailash and the mystical Lake Mansarovar is a path of self-discovery, serenity, and connection with nature and spirituality.

Mount Kailash, known as the "Precious Jewel of Snows," is revered in several religions, including Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism. Circumambulating the sacred peak, a practice known as Kora, is believed to cleanse the soul and bring good fortune.

Not far from the holy mountain lies Lake Mansarovar, Asia's highest freshwater lake. The azure lake, set against the stark beauty of the Tibetan plateau, is a sight to behold. The lake's spiritual significance runs deep, with many pilgrims performing a ritual bath in its holy waters.

Our Kailash Mansarovar Yatra provides a comprehensive and enriching experience, taking care of all logistical needs, ensuring your safety, and providing insightful guidance about the region's cultural, historical, and spiritual facets.


We will meet you at Tribhuwan International airport, Kathmandu and transferred to the hotel, after your freshness briefing program for your trekking, overnight at hotel.

  • Hotel
  • 1400m

After your breakfast we will start a guided tour to the most historical and spiritual attractions in Kathmandu valley, including Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambunath (Monkey Temple) and Buddha Nath, one of the large Stupas in the world, overnight at hotel.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1400m

After breakfast, you will experience a beautiful drive to Kodari through Dhulikhel. From Kodari take a short walk to the friendship bridge where you start the drive to Zhangmu. Zhangmu is a main entrance point of Tibet, China. On arrival at Zhangmu you will be welcomed by guide reserved for you by our partners in Tibet. Complete the immigration formalities here to enter Tibet and then take to farther 3 hours journey to Nyalam (3700m).

  • Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner
  • 3700m

The day is free for acclimatization at Nyalam before you start the tour to Mount kailash and take Mansarovar. A short walk for about 3 hours will be organized in Nyalam. The night stay will at hotel in Nyalam.

  • Tea House
  • Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner
  • 3700m

After your breakfast drive to Saga. The beautiful drive to Saga from Nyalam gives you fantastic views of snow capped mountains and also the opportunity to pass through many villages and camps of yak herders. You will also experience the superb views of high Himalaya range from Gaurisankar, Shishapangma to Langtang Himal as you pass through the first highest pass of Lalung La Pass (5000m). On arrival at saga, check into the local guest house for night stay.

  • Tea House
  • Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner
  • 5000m

After taking breakfast, drive to Hor Quo (4560m) crossing Mayum La Pass (5200m). You will have first sight of Holy Mount Kailash and also Holy Mansarovar Lake. We will do Mansarovar Parikarima by jeep. Overnight guest house near Holy Mansarovar Lake.

  • Tea House
  • Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner
  • 4560m

It is a day for Puja nd Holy bath in the holy lake. One may include into meditation or hawan etc. overnight at local guest house.

  • Tea House
  • Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner
  • 5460m

Early morning after your breakfast, drive to Darchen (4620m). During the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra period one can see the place flooded with pilgrims with a large number of tents placed all around the village. Continue trek Serrlung monastery to visit Asthaath. Overnight guest house.

  • Tea House
  • Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner
  • 4620m

Short drive to Tarboche, about 13 km. The trek today leads us to few ups and downs till we reach our guesthouse or camp Dirapuk. Stay in a basic camp on the grassy meadows giving you the fascinating view of Mt. Kailash. Night stay will be in the guest house or camp.

  • Tea House
  • Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner
  • 4860m

Today is difficult, full of climax on the Holy yatra of Kailash Mansarovar. Trekking to higher side of mountains; reach Drolma La (5200m), which is one of the highest points on the trek. Descend to Zuthulphuk.

  • Tea House
  • Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner
  • 4760m

After breakfast enjoy exploring caves, visiting temples. After 4-5 hours walking we reach to the final destination of our Mansarovar Yatra hear Darchen. Overnight in the guesthouse at Hor Quo.

  • Tea House
  • Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner
  • 4750m

After breakfast drive to Zhangmu. Our border guide will assist us to shift our belonging towards Nepal side of the bridge. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1400m

Dream Heaven Adventure Team say good bye and take you to the airport to catch your flight back to your home.

  • Breakfast

Cost Details


  • Airport Picks up and drops
  • Tibet entrance fee and Permit
  • All Hotels/Accommodation with bed and breakfast
  • All meals during the tour/trek
  • All land transportation, tours English speaking guide


  • China Entry Visa fees
  • All Airfares and Airport Tax
  • Travel insurance
  • All Personal expenses
  • Tips for guides, porters and tour/trekking staff
  • Others expenses which are not mentioned in cost include


  • Q1. What is Kailash Mansarovar Yatra?

    The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is a spiritual pilgrimage in the remote Himalayan region of Tibet. The journey encompasses Mount Kailash and the sacred Mansarovar Lake, both of which hold significant religious significance in Hindu, Buddhist, Jain, and Bon traditions.

  • Preparation for the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra involves a combination of physical fitness, mental readiness, and logistical planning. This includes training for high-altitude trekking, obtaining the necessary travel documents, and packing the right equipment and clothing.

  • The ideal time for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is between May and September when the weather conditions are most favorable. During these months, the temperatures are relatively mild, and the paths are more accessible for trekking.

  • The duration of the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra can vary based on the chosen route and pace of trekking. On average, the journey can take around 10-15 days, including acclimatization periods for the high-altitude conditions.

  • Due to the high-altitude and rigorous physical activity involved in the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, good health and physical fitness are essential. Individuals with heart conditions, asthma, high blood pressure, or other significant health issues should consult with a doctor before undertaking this journey.

  • Travelers require a valid passport, a visa for Tibet/China, and permits for specific regions along the journey. It's recommended to start the application process several months in advance due to potential delays.

  • While the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra involves trekking at high altitudes and can present challenges, it's not inherently dangerous if undertaken with proper preparation, guidance, and caution. Many tour operators offer guided tours with experienced staff to ensure safety and provide medical assistance if needed.

  • During the Yatra, vegetarian meals are typically provided by the tour operators, often consisting of simple, nutritious Indian food. In some places, instant food packs may also be used. Travelers are also advised to carry dry fruits and snacks for additional nutrition.

  • The Kailash Parikrama, or Kora, is a sacred circumambulation around Mount Kailash. It's a 52 km trek, often completed in three days, and is considered a holy ritual performed to cleanse sins and attain spiritual enlightenment.

  • Accommodations during the Yatra can vary from guesthouses and lodges to camping. Depending on the location, amenities can be basic, particularly during the Mount Kailash circumambulation where tented camps are common.

  • Yes, it is advisable to have comprehensive travel insurance that covers high altitude trekking, emergency evacuation, and medical treatment. This is particularly important given the remote locations and challenging conditions of the Yatra.

  • While it is technically possible to undertake the Yatra alone, it is generally advised to go with an experienced tour operator due to the challenging nature of the trek, the need for specific permits, and safety considerations.

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