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Mount Kailash & the Kingdom of GugeWalking & Trekking
Duration: 0 days from the UK
On trek: 12 days
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Mount Kailash & the Kingdom of Guge ItineraryDownload a detailed itinerary
Fly to Kathmandu
Drive to the road-head at Syabrubesi
Trek through the Langtang region to Gyanjin Gompa. Spend a day at the Gompa, to acclimatise and enjoy walks to viewpoints. Drive to Dhulikhel.
Drive across the border into Tibet and on to Chiu Gompa beside holy Lake Manasarovar.
Visit Tirthapuri hot springs, the third most important pilgrimage site in Western Tibet.
Drive via the monastery at Toling to visit the ancient city of Tsarparang.
Return to Tithapuri and visit Guru Gem. Drive to Darchen, begin the trek around Mount Kailash. Cross the Dolma La (18,525ft/5,630m), this is the physical and spiritual high point of the kora. Ending the trek back at Darchen
Drive to Kathmandu, taking in the changes in scenery, via Saga, Nyalam and Zhangmu
Return to the UK.
- Point of interest
- Mountain Peak
- Day walk in this area
- Internal Transfers