Kailash Overland Tour from Kerung border is 13 days comfortable program. The journey starts from Kathmandu Nepal to Kerung border through Langtang National Park. This is an alternative route of the Kodari border open from 2017 for Kailash pilgrimage. Kerung itself is about 3000 meters altitude; staying one more day for acclimatization here helps to adjust your body in high altitude. After driving from here, we reach at Tibetan town Saga within a single day. From Saga, it is a day driving to reach Holy Lake Mansarovar. At the bank of Lake Mansarovar, pilgrimages specially worship themselves. A good view of Mount Kailash's south face appears from here. Mount Kailash is secreted and Holy Mountain in western Tibet. Thousand of pilgrimages come to make parikrama of this mountain every year. Mostly pilgrimages are from Indian and China. Remote area of Tibet, Mount Kailash and surroundings is scenic plateau land with scenic Himalayas, big lakes, hot spring and typical Tibetan settlement. Take a part of three days Kailash Parikrama, reaching Kailash North Face, crossing highest pass Dolma La, Gauri Kunda is the toughest part of Yatra.
Mount Kailash is Holy Mountain for four religions and for billions of Peoples. Four religions are Hindu, Buddhist, Jain, and bone. Hindu believes that Mount Kailash is home to Lord Shiva and his beloved Parvathi. They reach at Mount Kailash to have a darshan of Lord Shiva and Parvathi. Buddhist believe Kailash as home as Buddha Demchok, who represents supreme bliss. There are numerous sights around Kailash which represent Padmasambhava (Guru Rinpoche). Guru Rinpoche practices tantric Buddhism in the Kailash region and finally, he established Buddhism as the main religion in Tibet. In Jainism, Mount Kailash is known as Sumeru Parvat. Asthapath next to Mount Kailash is the site where Jain Tirthankara, Rishabhadeva attained Moksa (liberation). Similarly, Bon is native religion to Tibet, they maintain that the entire mystical region and the nine stories Swastika Mountain are the seats of all spiritual mower. Mount Kailash is not allowed to climb due to it being the abode of God.
Kailash Overland Tour
At the foot of Mount Kailash lies holy Lake Mansarovar. Mansarovar is the highest freshwater lake in the world. It is the holiest Lake as an important pilgrimage destination of millions pilgrimage. It is believed that one who takes a bath and drinks its water, all the sins remove done in a lifetime. As per Hindu legacy, Manasarovar was created by Brahma to provide an appropriate place for religious rituals. As per Buddhism, buddha’s mother was transported in this lake by the gods, where she bathed in the sacred water of Lake Mansarovar until her body was purified. She then saw a white elephant running to her from Mount Kailash, as the Buddha entered inside her womb. The pilgrimage also circumambulates the Lake; visit each monastery along the way.
Our 16 days Kailash Tour via Kerung border have enough preparation time in Kathmandu. Have enough acclimatization time at Kerung before entering at high altitude. We provide you all the information about accommodation, foods, drinking water, transpiration, packing list, and other needful information before leaving from Kathmandu. Our experienced staff team provides you good vegetarian food on the way. Helpful guide team from Nepal and Tibet provide you proper information and suggestion, which is key reason for success in your Kailash Yatra. Nepal Highland Treks can offer small group joining Kailash tour or private tour. Our general itinerary of the Kailash Tour from Kerung border can be customizing. You also can add more activities in Nepal along with your Kailash itinerary.