How to Travel Kailash

Mount Kailash is an Asia primer mountain with the source of various religious significance, lies in remote place west Tibet in Ali – Nagri county of China. This mountain is only 6714 meters tall but, it is the source of four Asia major rivers in every cosmic direction. Hindus regard Kailash as the earthly manifestation of Mt. Meru, the spiritual power center of the universe according to Hindu mythology. In Buddhist myth, a most sacred and snow of god with jewels where you can purification your body by meditation by Milerapa circle ( scared holy walk around the Mt. Kailash) Whatever, visit the most famous pilgrimage place is cleaned of his sins, visiting the Manasarovar lake and take a bath from lake water (Jal) your whole body and bad karma will make clean.

Mansarovar lake (tal) is just 30 km southeast front of Kailash Parbat. It says Goddess Parbati (Wife of Lord Shiva) stays around Mansarovar lake and she has awaiting her husband Lord Shiva by taking bath in that lake daily and pray every day. That is the reason the lake became a holy lake. It is the biggest and highest fresh mountain water lake in that elevation (4550m) in Tibet and beautiful too.

The both Hindus and Buddhist pilgrims involve for both Kailash and Manasarovar lake circuit walk on foot by clockwise and only the Bon Buddhists make the opposite circle walk. The circle of Mount Kailash about 52km is called Kailash Parikrama – Kailash Full Kora within 2 and half days and Lake Manasarovar is about 108km within 4 days. Only a few Pilgrims will involve for Mansarovar kora but most of yatri participants for Kailash Kora.

Participant For Kailash Yatra.

Every year after April to October the summer season of Tibet (Generally no snow and less cold season) Yatri can participant for their holy yatra by the experienced travel agency and tour operator support team. The yatra is not very easy because of remoteness, high mountains, and parbatmalas, high passes, changing weather, and difficulties. You need to have good and warm clothing equipment, good physical health conditions. You can simply select your date normal and full moon special. Most Kailash yatra begins from the Capital of Nepal, Kathmandu. There are a few different yatra options for you.

1. Kailash Yatra by overland via kerong- Jilong through Langtang national park. (Still close but expecting to open soon from half of July 2016)

2. Kailash tour by Helicopter via west Nepal Simikot – Hilsa – purnag drive to Mansarovar Lake.

3. Mansarovar yatra from Lhasa flight from Kathmandu along Shigatse – Saga – Dongba to Kailash.

4. By trekking to Hilsa from Sinikot and drive to Lake Mansarovar and Kailash.

The most reliable, cost-effective, and popular yatra is by overland from Kathmandu via Kodari. For all the detailed itinerary, cost, information, and any help please contact us by mail or phone.

Kailash Yatra Permits and Visa Processing

To join for a Kailash yatra, required a minimum of 6 months valid passport. When you fixed the yatra through Travel Agent, you should drop Color Scan passport copy and Front face 42/32 size white background photo. After that, the Kailash yatra travel agent process for Tibet Travel Permit, After issue the Travel Permit, They need original Passport before 3 to 7 working days to process the Chinese visa permission for Kailash and Mansarovar Yatra.  Within 3 or 5 working days from the applied date, you will get your Passport with Visa. Then, you are legally allowed to travel for the Kailash tour. For more information please contact your agent or to us at