Katmandu (1300 m.) Arrival, Our reprehensive will meet at the airport and escort to the Hotel, Free at own and Evening dinner, overnight stay at Katmandu.
Katmandu - After breakfast start to Katmandu sightseeing including Pashupatinath and Budha Nikanth Darshan, back to hotel and rest of the day is free for packing and program briefing.
Fly to Lhasa (3650 m.), Meet the group at the airport by the guide and transfer to Hotel.
Sightseeing tour of the Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple and Barkhor Bazaar, Overnight stay at Hotel.
Lhasa to Shigatse (3800 m.), Visit the Tashilunpo Monastery and the free market. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Shigatse to Saga / Dongba (4500m. - 375kms) - After breakfast drive from Nylam to Dongba for about 08:00 hours. Overnight stay at Dongba at guesthouse.
Saga / Dongba (4500mts. - 335kms) to Mansarovar - After breakfast drive from to Mansarovar about 07:00 hours. Overnight stay at guest house.
Mansarovar to Darchen (4600mts. - 110kms.) - We will choose the special point to take a dip in Manasarovar Lake and do Pooja of Lord Shiva. Full day free for spiritual activities. Drive around 2.30 hrs to Darchen and overnight stay there.
Darchen to Diraphuk (4890mts. - 12kms.) - This is the first day of Kailash Parikrama. We should start our journey after breakfast as early as possible. This day we have to walk continuously for about 6 to 7 hours. Yak will carry all our goods and equipment. Overnight stay at Mud House.
Diraphuk to Zhulthulphuk (4790mts. - 22kms.) - This day is very sensitive and we have to pass Dolma-La Pass, which is 5400 mt. above sea level. The weather in unpredictable in Doma-la Pass and at any time snowstorm can fall. So we try to start our journey as early as possible. In route, we can have Darshan of Gaurikund but it is very difficult to go and touch. Overnight stay in route to Zhulthulphuk at Mud House.
Zhulthulphuk to Saga- We will Trek down to Darchen later our tour starts back for Kathmandu following the same route and the same system applies for all subjects of our accommodation and meal.
Saga to Xigatse - Drive back to Xigatse, O/N stay at the hotel.
Xigatse to Lhasa - Drive back to Lhasa, O/N stay at the hotel.
Kathmandu – Fly from Lhasa to Kathmandu, O/N stay at the hotel.
Morning checks out hotel, transfer to airport, catch a flight for next Destination. Option for an early departure or you use your extra day for Himalayan mountain flight, Manakamana road trip, or Muktinath tour (Contact Foot Mark Travels and Adventure for more information about option day trip at additional cost).