Embarking on the Kailash Mansarovar Tour via Lhasa takes you through the capital of Tibet. It is a pilgrimage that takes you to the holiest sites in the world, located in the remote corners of Tibet
The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra via Lhasa for Indian citizens includes the important cultural sites of Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse, and Kailash Mansarovar, as well as pilgrimage sites.
Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Norbulingka Palace, Jokhang Temple, Tibetan traditional Barkhor Squire, Tashilampo Monastery in Shigatse, and the most sacred Yamdrok Lake on the road driving from Gyantse to Shigatse are the primary tourist attractions of this tour surrounding Lhasa. Our journey to the Kailash region continues through many culturally rich Tibetan cities.
Our journey begins with a breathtaking Mountain View flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa, where we will stay for two days. A two-day guided tour and acclimatization in Lhasa will be more beneficial to your complete vacation in terms of adjusting your body to high altitudes.
Following a cultural tour of central Tibet's Lhasa, we travel to Lake Mansarovar and Mount Kailash in Tibet's Ngari region. We visit the holy Lake Mansarovar and perform a three-day Mt Kailash Parvat Kora/ Parikrama on foot or by horseback. Except for three days of Kailash kora, the entire Lhasa Kailash Tour is driven on a well-paved road.
The breathtaking scenery, the spiritual energy, and the sense of accomplishment make Kailash Mansarovar and Lhasa Tour a truly transformative experience.
Planning the Journey
Planning a journey to Kailash Mansarovar Yatra via Lhasa requires careful consideration and planning. The first step is to apply for the necessary permits and visas. The Chinese government controls access to Tibet, and all visitors require a Tibet Travel Permit to enter the region. The permit can only be obtained through a registered travel agency and Yolo Hike will manage all the procedures. The permit is also subject to approval from the Tibet Tourism Bureau, which we take care of.
The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra via the Lhasa route takes you through some of the most stunning landscapes in the world. The journey starts in Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, and takes you to the Kora of Mount Kailash, the holiest mountain in the world. The trip also includes a visit to the stunning Lake Manasarovar, considered one of the most sacred lakes in the world.
Traveling to Lhasa
The journey to Lhasa is an adventure in itself. You can reach Lhasa by air, train, or road. The most popular option to approach the Kailash tour via Lhasa is to take a flight from Kathmandu International Airport. The flight to Lhasa is an experience in itself, as you fly over the Himalayas and witness the stunning landscape from above.
We need to take a flight from Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport to Lhasa Gonggar Airport. Several airlines operate flights between Kathmandu and Lhasa, including Air China, Sichuan Airlines, and Tibet Airlines. We have our flight Booking agency so that it will be easy for us to secure your Lhasa Flight.
Acclimatization in Lhasa
Lhasa is located at an altitude of 3,656 meters (11,995 ft) above sea level. Acclimatization is essential to avoid altitude sickness. The first few days in Lhasa should be spent resting and acclimatizing to the altitude. This will help your body adjust to the lower oxygen levels at high altitudes.
To make Lhasa acclimatization effective, we will approach a sightseeing tour in Lhasa's major locations, including Potala Palace, Jhokhang Temple, and Barkhor Street. This location has a primitive historical approach.
Lhasa is a city steeped in history and culture. The city is home to several historic sites, such as the Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, and Barkhor Street. These sites are a testament to the rich Tibetan culture and history.
The Potala Palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is considered one of Tibet's most iconic landmarks. The palace was the winter residence of the Dalai Lama and is now a museum.
The Jokhang Temple is located in the heart of Lhasa and is considered the spiritual center of Tibet. The temple is a testament to the rich Tibetan Buddhist culture and is a must-visit site for anyone visiting Lhasa.
Barkhor Street is a bustling market in the heart of Lhasa. The street is lined with traditional Tibetan shops and is a great place to buy souvenirs and local handicrafts.
The Journey to Mount Kailash Kora
Mount Kailash Kora takes you through some of the most stunning landscapes in the world. Kailash Kora takes place for three days circulating Holy Mount Kailash. During the Yatra, you will see four faces of Mount Kailash beginning with South Face and depending upon the way of circulation. Most of the pilgrims make clockwise circulation chanting mantras, and bowing to the Kailash. For more information visit the Kailash Kora article with details.
Yolo Hike will operate Kailash Lhasa Tour with Nepalese and Tibetan tour guides' full guidance. For Booking and inquiries, do not hesitate to send us an email at [email protected], or for short messages and quick responses WhatsApp us at +977 9851055040.