Trek Overview

The most popular pilgrimage tour to Mt. Kailash is by far the 18-Day Mt.Kailash & Lake Mansarovar from Simikot.

Trip Code NSTR263



  1. Day 01: Fly to Nepalgunj from Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.
  2. Day 02: Fly to Simikot (2960m). Commence your trek to Tuling 2270m.
  3. Day 03: Trek to Kermi 2690m.
  4. Day 04: Trek to Yanger 2850m.
  5. Day 05: Rest and explore the area.
  6. Day 06: Trek to Torea 3380m.
  7. Day 07: Trek to Sipsip 4330m
  8. Day 08: Trek over the pass of Nara Lagna at 4580m and on to Sher (3860). Complete formalities on the both sides of the border then drive to Taklakot (3930m).
  9. Day 09: Drive for about 100 KM to Darchen ( and on to a big meadow for overnight.
  10. Day 10: Commence circumambulation of Mt. Kailash for 6-7 hours (parikrama). Camp at Diraphuk.
  11. Day 10: Trek for 6-7 hours and Camp at Zutrulphuk.
  12. Day 11: Trek to Darchen (4560m.)(6-7 hours) & continue to Chiu Monastery at Lake Mansarovar. Camp.
  13. Day 12: Pay homage, explore Lake Mansarovar.
  14. Day 13: Drive to Thirthapuri (4300.) (6-7 hours). Overnight at camp.
  15. Day 14: Drive to Nyogze (4350m). Overnight at camp.
  16. Day 15: Drive to Paryang (4450m) (5-6 hours). Overnight at camp.
  17. Day 16: Drive to Saga (4400m) (6-7 hours). Overnight at camp.
  18. Day 17: Drive to upper Nyalam (3750m) (7-8 hours). Overnight at Camp/Hotel.
  19. Day 18: Drive to Zhangmu (2300m.) and onto Kathmandu (6-7 hours).