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Kailash Saga Dawa Festival Tour 2017

Saga Dawa it's a Great Buddhist Festival in West Tibet, On the south face of Holy Mt. Kailash, Thousand of Tibetan Buddhist Pilgrimages and Monks will celebrate this festival as a day of Shakyamuni Buddha Enlightenment on full moon. This astounding festival is also known as the Festival for Releasing Living things and during this festival, Tibetan people do not eat any meat and kill any living things from past 2 days in order to concentrate their efforts of worshipping. A legent says on the 15th day of fourth months of the Tibetan years Shakyamuni Buddha was born, became a Buddha and died. kailash daga dawa tour, tibetOn this day each year, the people will dress in their splendid attire and sing and dance and have a pray in there gathering together. This exciting trip to Kailash for anyone who was dreamed of visiting the land of Tibetan People and standing within sight of mt.Kailash.

Buddhist, Hindus and Bonpo faithful consider Mt. Kailash and holy Lake Mansaravor as their sacred Land. The Kailash known as ten throne of Shiva, a powerful good in Hinduism, Buddhism considers it as kang Rimpoche, the precious snow jewels or Mountain. Devote of Jain religion considers the peak as Mount Asthapada. Rishabanatha, founder of Jain faith, believed that he gained spiritual liberation onthe summit of mt.Kailash. Bon po, pre Buddhist religion in Tibet believes that this is the Nine storey Swastika Mount Kailash Mountain that lead to the Haven. The pilgrims walk and prostate around the Mountain Kailash and asthapada. 52km. There is strong belief among Hindus and Buddhist that a single walk around the holy Mountain Kailash wash


Facts fo This Trip

Trip Duration:
21 Days
Trip Grade:
Challengeing Trip
Best Season:
May - June 2015
Maximum Altitude:
5630m Dolma La Pass
Trip Cost:
US$: 4100 .P.P.
Trip Start/ End in:

Location Map

Trip Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu early in the morning
Day 2: Organization Tibet-visa - Sightseeing-Tour in KTM with guide.
Day 3: Transfer airport, flight to Nepalgunj in the late afternoon.
Day 4: Flight Nepalgunj – Simikot; Trek to Dharapuri small village on the corner of Karnali river, Camping.
Day 5: Trek Dharapori – Kermi, Visit the Kermi villae, a typical village sattled by Buddhist religion and visit around. Camp..
Day 6: Trekking Kermi – Yalbang, Is a biggest monastery in Humla karnali region, Visit monastery and Camp..
Day 7: Trekking Trek Yalbang – Tumkot Khola/village.
Day 8: Trekking Tumkot Khola/village – Yari below Nara La Pass, Yari is the last village before crossig to Tibet.
Day 9: Trekking crossing Nara La Hilsa border Camp/Lodge Hilsa is seasonal border to Tibet stand along the Karnali River.
Day 10: Cross Tibet border drive from to Manasarovar-Lake via Purang. Camp
Day 11: Explore day at Manasarovar, Visit Chiu Gompa, hiking to Gossul Gompa
Day 12: Kora Mt. Kailash, day 1 Darboche – Chuku Gompa – Drirapuk.
Day 13: Kora, day 2 (Drirapuk – Dölma La – camp 1 ½ hours before Zutrulpuk).
Day 14: Kora day 3 Zutrulpuk (visit Gompa) – Darchen and Camping in Darboche for Saga dawa Festival.
Day 15: Saga Dawa Festival in Darboche Visit then Drive to Hor Que North Mansarovar Lake Explore Lake

Day 16: Drive to Saga. Guest House..
Day 17: Drive to Lhastse. Hotel.
Day 18: Drive to Lhasa via Sigatse City. Hotel.
Day 19:Explore around Lhasa city, Visit Potala Palace, Jhokang Temple and Veg Market. Hotel
Day 20: Fly back to Kathmandu. Hotel.
Day 21: Transfer to Airport and onward flight/destination.

Cost Includes

  • 3 nights accommodation hotel in Kathmandu with bed & Breakfast
    Two Men tent, dining tent, toilet tent, Mattresses for trekking in Nepal and Tibet
    Trekking crews - Cook, Cook helper & guide
    Fresh food cooked by our cook, meal will be pure vegetarian & Non vegetaria
    (Breakfast, Lunch, dinner
    Tibet Travel permit
    Private Car/Bus/Van and support truck for carry food + staff
    (from Taklakot to Kathmandu)
    Fly Kathmandu -Nepalgunja and next day fly to Simikot (flight ticket)
    English speaking guide from Tibet and Nepali guide
    Monastery Entrance fee
    Mount Kailash Permit & Mansarovar travel permit
    7 days special permit from Simikot to Hilsa
    Yaks and Yak man for 3 days round Mount Kailash
    Emmergancy Life Saving Oygen Support.
    Airport -Hotel - Airport transfer
    Emergince Call Service (Pay calls)
    Fare well dinner typical Nepali resturent

Cost Excludes

  • Personal expenses for Nepal-Tibet insurance
    All expenses of personal nature
    Bar bills and Beverage
    Tips for staff
    Photography charges
    Kailash Tour Rescue jeep incase needed if some one go back earlier than group
    Extra cost incurred in case of Landslide or natural problem.
    Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu as per ieinerary
    Sleeping bag & Jacket
    Nepal visa and Re-Entry Nepal visa and Tibet Visa Charge
    Phone calls
    Personal clothes & equipment for trekking tour

Kailash Weather Information

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    Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
    GPO No : 6427
  • Tel : +977 14701091, 4701768
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