Kailash Small group joining Tour in April

Lhasa Kailash small group Joining tour in April. 14 days tour starts from Lhasa Tibet or from Kathmandu Nepal. 

                                                            Mount Kailash view from valley of the GOD, starting poing of Kailash Parikrama

The best season of Kailash tour is from May month to September. Small group tour can start early at April and can goes up to October month. The easiest way to reach Kailash is from Nepal. From Nepal there are 3 best routes for this. The first route is Overland tour through Kerung boarder. The second one is from Lhasa, fly to Lhasa airport from Kathmandu and drive to Kailash. Thirst is from Taklakot route, Kathmandu Nepaljung Simikot and to Taklakot.

Tibet Kailash Travels and Tours is more focusing small group joining tour to Kailash Manasarovar. Mainly following 2 routes through Kerung and Lhasa. Our firt group starting at April month which is at 25th. This itinerary meets full moon day at Lake Manasarovar. Plan is Kathmandu to Lhasa Or direct meet at Lhasa, drive to Kailash through Ghyantse, Shigatse, Saga, Parian, visit and walk around Mount Kailash Manasarovar and drive back to Kathmandu via Kerung.

Small joining tour is only foreigners and Nepali passport holder. For Indian passport holder, rules and regulation from Tibet is different. They should be at least 24 pax in a grou to have reasonable cost. 



Itinerary description



Day 01                        

24th April                                 

Arrival at Tribhuban International airport. Pickup and transfer to hotel
Arrival should be before 12 to apply final Tibet Visa.

3* Hotel on twin sharing


Day 02

25th April

Day in Kathmandu. meet with the team and final preparation of the trip

3* Hotel on twin sharing


Day 03

26th April

Kathmandu (1,300m) – Lhasa (3,650m)

Departure Transport to Tribhuban Airport and Trans – Himalayan flight to Tibet (Gongaar airport) (1hr.) Drive to Lhasa (1hr.) – Full rest for acclimatization

Hotel on twin sharing


Day 04

27th April

In Lhasa:  Full Day Sightseeing Tour In Lhasa/ Acclimatization 
Visit Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple & Barkhor Bazaar  – O/N at   Hotel.

Hotel on twin sharing


Day 05

28th April

Drive Lhasa – Shigatse (350 km – 8/9 Hrs). After breakfast in your hotel drive to Shigatse which is the 2nd largest city of Tibet. Built in 1447 by the first Dalai lama the Tashilampo Monastery in Shigatse is a very important monastery in Tibet as it is known as seat of the Panchan Lama

Hotel on twin sharing


Day 06

29th April

Drive Shigatse – Saga (450km – 9 hours).We start an early morning drive to Saga, please note this will be a long drive but on the way we can make enough stop and lunch. O/N at Local Guest House.

Group sharing guest house


Day 07

30th April

Drive Saga – Lake Manasarovar (410km – 8 Hours) The full moon day for pilgrimage, this is an auspicious day for all of us having first glimpse of the Holy lake Manasarovar and view of Mt. Kailash from The Horr Chu pass. Stay in Chiu Gompa,

Group sharing basic guest house


Day 08

1st May

Lake Manasarover to Darchen ( 4600m) 53km – 1 Hour

Visit Chiu Gompa and explore Lake Manasarover then drive to Darchen. Preparation day for the Kora

Group sharing basic guest house


Day 09

2nd May

Darchen to Derapuk (4750m) 19km

Drive to Serchung and start Kora (trek) to Depapuk. It is 1 hour drive and another 5 hours easy walking

Group sharing basic guest house


Day 10

3rd May

Derakuk- Dolmala (5620m)- Zutulpuk 21km – 9 Hours Continue trek to Zutulphul cross over dolma- la Pass and walking down to Juthulpuk  

Group sharing basic guest house


Day 11

4th May

Zutulphuk to Darchen to Saga – 3 hours walking and 6 hours driving

Finish of Kailash kora and reach at Saga. Trek about 10 Km to the point and take your transportation to drive back Saga via Darchen O/N at Guest House

Group sharing guest house


Day 12

5th May

Saga to Kerung 9270km – 6 Hours)

Scenic drive back to Kurung. Kerung is last Tibetan town near Nepal Tibet boarder.

Group sharing guest house


Day 13

6th May

Drive to Rasuwagadi – Nepal Tibet immigration and cross. Good bye to Tibetan guide and driver. Drives continue to Kathmandu Nepal. (140 km – 8 Hours) 

3* Hotel on twin sharing


Day 14

7th May

Departure – we arrange your departure transportation to International airport





1.    Hotel/Guest House Accommodation as per program  

2.    Private Transportation by Van/ small bus as per group size

3.    All necessary Tibet Travel permit

4.    English speaking Tibetan Guide

5.    All Sightseeing and Entrance fee as per the itinerary.  

6.    Meal plan on Breakfast Basis

7.    Air ticket Kathmandu-Lhasa one way.

8.    Kerung to Kathmandu Private Jeep Transport.

9.   Visa and permit fees

10.  Immigration formalities

11. Yak or helper to carry your big bag during Kailash kora


  • Insurance of any kind.
  • Hiring personal porter/ horse if needed in Kailash parikrama.
  • Rescue and Evacuation charge in case of need
  • Personal equipment
  • Any Additional cost due to Nature calamity and Unforeseen Circumstances and etc.
  • Lunch and Dinner
  • Any tipping

Extra info about the tour

  • Tour is small group tour as per itinerary
  • If group size is more than 6 peoples, we convert basic accommodation to standard accommodation in Kailash region with same cost. But 3 nights (Manasarovar and 2 nights in Kailash kora available only basic accommodation)
  • Tours also have option to join from Lhasa. In this case USD 435 is less from the tour cost. You also have to obtain Chinese visa in your country 
  • Tour including breakfast every morning. Lunch and dinner is extra can buy from local restaurants, hotels, guest houses. Similarly shops are available for drinks including drinking water