Tour overview

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Overland Tour

Mount Kailash trekking tour is one of the most demanding and challenging treks for pilgrims in the world. The trip begins from Kathmandu with a scenic drive to Kodari. After Kodari we shall drive to Nyalam on a Land cruiser designed to make the task of driving on a long Tibet route simpler and easy. Nyalam is the starting point of this trekking. Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Overland Tour you shall be blessed with a holy bath and parikrama to accomplish your spiritual journey before returning to Kathmandu. (Overland Kailash Yatra)

Mt. Kailash has long been an object of worship for four Major religions, for Hindus, it is the domain of Shiva. It is also the abode of samara multi armed, wrathful deity worshipped in the chakra samsara Tantric cycle of Tibetan Buddhism. The joins of India also reverse the mountain as the site at which the first of their saints were emancipated. It is undertaken by hundreds of people every year.

This trek route in Tibet is widely known as the kora around Mt. Kailash which is sacred to four religions and a deeply numinous place. Holding significance for the Hindus as the abode of Lord Shiva, it holds religious importance also for the Hindus and the Buddhists.

The Kailash Overland Tour takes 13 days for completion based on our default itinerary. The trip can be tailored to your preference. The best time to visit the holy Mt. Kailash is between May to August. Kailash overland tour from Kerung border started from September 2017 as an alternative route for Mount Kailash, this tour has made Mt. Kailash easily accessible from the outskirts of Nepal.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra 2022 Overland Tour starts with a sightseeing tour in the capital city of Nepal. The guided holy mount Kailash tour will take us to the UNESCO-listed world heritage sites of the Kathmandu valley. After the guided tour, we will get ourselves inside the Langtang National Park and cross the Nepal-Tibet border to arrive at Kerung. From Kerung, we will drive to the villages of Saga, Mansarovar, and Darchen with great views of the sacred Mt. Kailash, Mt. Gurla-Mandala, Rakshash Lake, and Lake Mansarovar.

Group Departure Date

14 Days Kailash Yatra by Bus ex-Kathmandu

Departure Dates – 2024

INFO: Please be noted the above dates are our provisional group joining dates. Therefore, please reconfirm the date before going to issue your domestic/international air ticket.

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May’202408, 12, 17, 22, 29 (FM*)
June’202405, 11, 15, 20, 27 (FM*)
July’202403, 08, 12, 20, 26 (FM*)
August’202410, 16, 21, 25 (FM*), 28
September’202401, 08, 12, 18, 23 (FM*), 28
October’202403, 11, 18



  • 3 Night accommodation at Kathmandu on 3 star hotel- Hotel Mahadev or similar , 1 night at guest house Dhunche or Syabrubesi ( Nepal side Nepal – Tibet Border
  • Accommodation at Guest House during Tibet Visit on sharing basis
  • Sightseeing of Kathmandu city (full day
  • Kathmandu – China Border – Kathmandu by private coach
  • Tibet permit, Chinese Guide fee, China visa, all government tax, Nepali supporting staff team with logistic, all transportation arrival, departure, between Nepal and Tibet
  • All vegetarian meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
  • Transportation in Tibet by Luxury A/C Coach
  • Supporting truck to carry equipment , English speaking Tibetan guide
  • All necessary travel & trekking permit as per our Itinerary ., Supporting crew members (Cooks, Helpers & Sherpas
  • Oxygen cylinders for emergency use & medical kit bag
  • One duffle bag, One back pack, Down Jacket (returnable basis
  • Escort for airport pick up & drop off
  • Humla region restricted area permit & royalties
  • Gambo Bag –Very emergency rescue

Not Included

  • Travel insurance / Rescue and evacuation service
  • Nepal re-entry Visa fee for NRIs
  • To Visit Asthapad
  • Tips for guide & driver and Personal expenses
  • Horse riding during the Parikrama
  • Air ticket to Kathmandu & return back to home.
  • Extra Hotel charge in Kathmandu if early return from Tibet or extra stay at Kathmandu
  • Addition cost due to any political disturbances
  • Any additional cost due to natural calamities and unforeseen circumstances
  • GST 5%

Day 1 : Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu

Aradhya Tours representative will give you a warm welcome at airport and then you will be escorted towards the hotel for a overnight stay. Hotel : Manang, Mashyandi, Norbulinka

Meals: Dinner

Day 2 : Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley

Kathmandu a couple of temple visit-Breakfast in hotel than proceed to lord Shiva temple Pashupatinath, Guheshwari and Jal Narayan returned back to hotel have lunch then brief about the yatra and leisure time for shopping, overnight at hotel.
Hotel : Manang, Mashyandi, Norbulinka

Day 3 : Kathmandu to Syarubeshi

Drive to Syabrubeshi (altitude 1600m.145km) – Breakfast in hotel and final check out Kathmandu hotel get in the bus, on the way serve fresh lunch and continue drive to Syabrubesi overnight.
Accommodation: Guest House

Day 4: Drive to Kyirong

Drive to Kyirong (Altitude 3960m 3hr Drive) – Early morning Breakfast at guest house and drive to Nepal border then immigration formalities Nepal & China after that, meet the Tibetan Guide and continue drive to Kyirong Overnight. Accommodation: Guest House

Day 5: Drive to Saga ( altitude 4600m – 350km )

Early morning breakfast at guesthousde and get in the bus passing through many passes, curly roads, seeing the grassland, crossing the Brahmaputra river on the way serve the packed lunch , and continue drive to saga.

Accommodation: Hotel Sharing room

Day 6: Rest day (for body acclimatization)

Rest day (for body acclimatization) Accommodation: Guest House

Day 7: Drive to Holy Mansarovar ( altitude 4550 – 270 km)

Breakfast at guest house and drive onward the yatra this day is most important because this day yatris get the Darshan of Mt. Kailash and having holy dip bath in the lake of Manasarovar and continue drive the PARIKRAMA the holy lake Manasarover overnight at Chu Gumpa
Meals: Breakfast, hot packed lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guest House

Day 8: Drive to Darchen (altitude 4575 40km)

Early wake up having tea, coffee & start Pooja, Hawan to feel spiritual after that having fresh lunch and drive to Darchen over night.
Meals: Breakfast, hot packed lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guest House

Day 9: Darchen to Yamadwar and Trek to Dirapuk (altitude 4860 13km trek)

Now start Mt. Kailash parikrama (kora) it takes three days 42km trek to highest altitude 5600m (Dolmala pass). The Pilgrimage who decided against going on the Kailash Parikrama or Return Back Darchen. Yatries who booked horse & porter should be leave only after identifying your horse & porter.
Meals: Breakfast, Packed Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guest House

Day 10: Trek to Zuthulpuk (altitude 4760m 22km trek approx 9hr)

Early morning wake up have breakfast at same time chance to see golden kailash then continue trek to Zuthulpuk, pass Dolmah-la (Gauri Parbat) see Gaurikund overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Packed Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guest House

Day 11: Trek to Darchen and then Drive to Saga

Early morning finish the breakfast and continue trek Darchen complete Kora then drive to Dongba.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guest House

Day 12 : Drive to Kyirong

Drive to Kyirong –Breakfast at guesthouse and drive to Kyirong overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Hot Packed Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guest House

Day 13: Kyirong to Kathmandu

Drive back to Kathmandu – Early morning breakfast at guesthouse and drive to china boarder checked custom formalities continue drive to Kathmandu
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotel: Manang, Mashyandi, Norbulinka

Day 14: Departure – End of Yatra

Departure – Morning breakfast at hotel and transfer to Tribhvan International Airport to connecting your onward journey.Meals: Breakfast