Mount Kailash and Mansarovar Tour combined with Lhasa and Kathmandu are to experience the rich cultural heritage of both countries Nepal and Tibet. Kathmandu Lhasa Kailash tour goes through visiting heritage side of Kathmandu, cultural heritage of Lhasa, Shigatse, Gyantse of central Tibet and unspoiled holy side Mount Kailash and Lake Mansarovar at western Tibet. The large numbers of tourist every year enter central Tibet and Mount Kailash Mansarovar from Kathmandu Nepal. The traveler will get varied attraction on the way of touring. Himalayan mountain range, Monasteries, wildlife, beautiful lakes including sacred places and decorative high passes.
Kathmandu, sightseeing in major heritage sites and preparation of your trip
Kathmandu is the first destination you reach in your Lhasa Kailash Tour. Kathmandu is becoming an easy access route to enter Tibet. There are two flights every day in the main season from Kathmandu to Lhasa. Your travel documents of Tibet get ready in Kathmandu. Nepal Highland Treks take cares all preparation and by that time our tour guide lead you to sightsee in UNESCO heritage sites. Biggest Hindu temple, Buddhist Stupa and old Durbar squire are a list of your day visiting. Peoples can spend more days touring around Kathmandu valley or to the Himalayas before your trip to Kailash Manasarovar.
Lhasa, Shigatse and Gyantse to visit ancient sites including Potala palace and have good acclimatization before reaching Kailash Mansarovar and Kailash Parikrama.
You will reach Lhasa by flight from Kathmandu. It is a scenic mountain flight for about 1 hour. Visit famous Potala Palace, Drepung Monastery, Sera monastery, Nurbulinka palace and Barkhor squire. Staying of 3 nights in Lhasa (3750m) help to acclimatization your body in high altitude. It is will be a big help to get fit in Parikrama of Mount Kailash and to be fit at Manasarovar region.
Mount Kailash and Lake Mansarovar
The main attraction and goal of Kathmandu Lhasa Kailash Tour are to reach Mount Kailash and Lake Mansarovar. After crossing several Tibetan cities lies at high altitude get your body fit up to this area. Lake Manasarovar is 58 kilometres below from holy mountain Kailash is a secret lake for Hindu, Buddhist, Jain and Bon. Lake situated at 4580 meters is a big lake that takes at least 3 days to go its peripheries. You will get almost a full day time to explore Mount Kailash and Lake Mansarovar. Mount Kailash (6714m) consider being a sacred mountain. Hindu believe this is home of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. Devotees make circumambulation of Mount Kailash crossing Dolma La pass (5613m) and Gauri Kunda. Mount Kailash is also a source of four major Rivers in Asia. Indus, Sutlej, Karnali and Brahmaputra.