3 days Trekking around Mt. kailash
Tour Code: XZT09
Tour Type: Private Tour, sightseeing, trekking tour, hiking tour, cultural journey
Attraction: Potala Palace, Jokhang temple,Norbulingka park ,Sera monastery, Palkhor Monastery,Lake Mansarovar,Mt.Kailash
Highlight: This tour is visiting the main Tibet attractions in Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse, Saga, Paryang, Mansarovar, Darden, Diraphuk via Tarboche and Zuthulpuk. Enroute you can trekking around Mt. Kailash
Itinerary: (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
Day 01 Arrive in Lhasa [D]
Meet your local guide at Gonggar Airport and drive along the Yurlong Tsangpo River, arrive in Lhasa city and rest for acclimatization.
Day 02-03 Sightseeing in Lhasa: Potala palace, Jokhang temple,Norbulingka park and Sera monastery. [B/L/D]
Day 04 Lhasa -- Gyantse [B/L/D]
Drive 300km paved road to Gyantse, a famous historical town in Tibet, en-route, you will cross the Karo La Pass (5010m) and the Khamba La Pass (4800m) with a beautiful panorama of the Yamdrok Yumtso Lake and Karo La glacier. This afternoon, visit Palkhor Monastery and its Kumbu Stupa.
Day 05 Gyantse -- Shigatse[B/L/D]
Drive 90km well-paved road to Shigatse, the second largest city in Tibet. one the way you can take a chance to Shalu monastery. This afternoon, visit Tashilumpo Monastery.the residence of Panchen Lama.
Day 06 Shigatse -- Saga[B/L/D]
Day 08 Saga -- Paryang [B/L/D]
Day 09 Paryang -- Mansarovar [B/L/D]
Day 10 Lake Mansarovar [B/L/D]
Rest and explore around the Lake, it is one of three most sacred lakes in Tibet. Most of pilgrams will come here first before their Kora.
Day 11 Manasarovar - Darchen [B/L/D]
Drive to Darchen (Base Camp of Mt. Kailash). Preparate Yaks and Yak man for the next 3 days Kora around Mt. Kailash.
Day 12 Darchen -- Diraphuk via Tarboche (5hours) [B+L+D]
Day 13 Dhirapuk -- Zuthulpuk (20 Km) via Dolma pass (5637mts) (Day 2) (5hours) [B+L+D]
Day 14 Zuthulpuk -- Darchen[B+L+D]
Day 15 Darchen -- Paryang[B+L+D]
Day 16 Paryang -- Saga[B+L+D]
Day 17 Saga -- Shigatse[B+L+D]
Day 18 Shigatse--Lhasa[B+L+D]
Day 19 after your breakfast drive to the airport, say goodby to your guide nnd take flight to your next destination.[B]
Get the price: This tour is a private tour and departure date will be based on your request. Prices depend on travel seasons and will be quoted upon request.