Kailash Saga Dawa Tour

  • 16 days / 17 night
  • People: 15
Kailash Saga Dawa Tour
is one of the most popular festival tours in Tibet, known as Kailash Saga Dawa Festival tour. Kailash Saga Dawa tour begins in Lhasa, the holy city to the Tibetan people and the capital city of Tibet, visiting the historical sites of the Potala Palace and Jokang temple which are the world heritage sites of the Unesco. The grand monasteries of Drepung and Sera monastic college. During Kailash Saga Dawa tour, on the way, you will be enjoying the most beautiful view of Yamdrok turquoise lake, Noejin Kangsang mountain and it's glacier. Historical old town of Gyantse and its giant Kubum pagoda stupa. The largest monastery of the Tsang region, Tashi Lhunpo which is also the seat of the Penchen Lama, the second highest Lama of Tibetan people. Continue Kailash Saga Dawa Tour through the wilderness of the Tibetan plateau, nomad camps, beautiful stream river, wild animals, great Himalayan mountain range, beautiful lakes and many mountain passes, and you will finally reach to the destination of great Mt Kaialsh and Lake Mansarovar.
The average elevation of the Kailash Saga Dawa Festival tour is around 4400mts and the road condition to the Mount Kailash nowadays is very good and easy driving. The three days Mount Kailash Pilgrimage, known as Kailash Kora is not only a Kailash pilgrimage tour but also a venture to the remoter part of the western Tibet. You will participate a great prayer flag pole raising festival in Tarpoche on 15th of fourth month of Tibetan calendar joint by thousands of Tibetan pilgrimage and tourists. Detailed program,

    Day 1: Arrival Kathmandu Night at hotel
    Day 2: Visa process Night at hotel
    Day 3: Departure for Lhasa Gongkar airport and transfer to downtown Lhasa (3650m/45km) Night at hotel
    Day 4: Lhasa sightseeing: Potala, Jokang temple and Bharkor. Night at hotel
    Day 5: Lhasa sightseeing: Drepung & Sera monasteries. Night at hotel
    Day 6: Drive from Lhasa to Gyantse.(3950Mts/ 280Km ) Night at hotel
    Day 7: Drive from Gyantse to Shigatse. (3900mts/ 90Km ) Night at hotel
    Day 8: Shigatse-Lhatse- Ngamring Tso-Saga(4640m/440km). Guest house
    Day 9: Drive to Mansarovar-Chiu Gompa (4750m/435km). Guest house
    Day 10: Enjoy Kailash festival at Tarpoche-Dharchen. Guest house in Dharchen
    Day 11: Tarpoche - Dira Phuk. 18Km 5210m
    Day 12: Trek to Zutrul Phuk(4810Mts) via crossing Drolma la pass(5636Mts/15KM) Lodge Guest house
    Day 13: Trek to Dharchen and then drive to Mansarovar-Baryang-Saga, 4450Mts/435. Lodge /Guest house
    Day 14:Saga to Kyirong Dzongka (2600m/197km) Night at hotel
    Day 15:Kyirong Dzongka, Friendship bridge, Kathmandu Night at hotel
    Day 16: Departure from Kathmandu