Mount Kailash Tour Tips

Mount Kailash tour cost

Mount Kailash tour is one of demanding tours for travelers from all over the world. Mount Kailash is a holy pilgrimage site for people of the Hindu, Buddhist, Jain and Bon faiths. Every year, thousands of travelers do a trekking to Mount Kailash. Besides,Mount Kailash tour cost includes six main parts: Tibet permits, tour guide, Vehicle, Accommodation, Meals, and Entrance fee. We list the Mount Kailash tour cost in detail as below:

Tibet permits fees If you want to go for a Mount Kailash tour, you need to apply for three documents including Tibet travel permit, Alien's Travel Permit, and Military Permit. Tibet travel permit is the necessary certificate for you to enter Tibet. You need to check it before you board and take the train to Lhasa. When applying for an Alien's Travel Permit in Shigatse, 50 RMB/person is charged. Although Tibet travel permit and Military Permit are free, because Tibet travel agencies need a lot of organization work and time to get the two documents, the…

Mount Kailash Tour

In the holy land, Tibet, Mount Kailash Tour is the most visited sacred destination. In Hinduism, Mount Kailash is believed to be the abode of Lord Shiva. Both Hinduism and Buddhism recognize it as the “Center of the World”. We offer various Mount Kailash tour packages to realize travelers’ dream and help pilgrims refresh their spirits. Not allowed to be climbed, Mt Kailash can only be kora around. The kora circle is 52 kilometers long and can be completed in 3 days, it attracted numerous travelers and pilgrims to show their devotion. According to Hinduism legend, the powerful Lord Shiva lives at Kailash where he had spent his time practicing yogic austerities, making joyous love with his divine companion Parbati and smoking sacred herb marijuana. Stands 6, 638 meters above sea level, Mount Kailash is the holiest destination of pilgrimage for both Tibetans and Hindus. The 3-day trek at an average altitude of 4, 700 meters above sea level with shin air is really a test of both body and s…

Most Common Questions about Mount Kailash Tours

Tibet is never short of holy peaks. Of all the instantly-recognizable mountains, Mt. Kailash (6638m) is known as the holiest destination of Tibetan Mt. Kailash is known as the holies destination of Tibet pilgrimage tour.. Drawn by awe-inspiring mountain scenery and a palpable sense of holiness in this particular region, each year numerous global tourists flock to Darchen (4675m) to get a taste of the ultimate 3-day kora around Mt. Kailash.

1. The location of Mt.Kailash and way of getting there Considered as one of the holy mountains in the world, Kailash is to the west of Tibet of about 1300km. The road condition of western Tibet has been greatly improved in recent years so you deserve to visit Kailash if you get a holiday around 13 or 15 days. The time you spent on the road is less because of the tarred road for even cars and mini-buses.What’s more, tourists can fly to there within 3 hours because of the establishment of the new airport in western Tibet.
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Tibet Permits for Mount Kailash Tour

Before starting yourMount Kailash tour, you need to prepare all the necessary documents to enter Tibet. I'll give you a list of all the documents you need as below,
1 China visa

In most cases, a visa is a permit granted before entering a country and it’s usually charged. Many foreign tourists thought that the Tibet visa (Tibet Travel Permit) is the only document to be prepared when traveling to Tibet. In fact, this is a big misunderstanding. If a foreigner traveler wants to go to Tibet autonomous region in China, he or she should apply for a China visa first and then apply for Tibet Travel Permit by Tibet Tourism Bureau.
Some foreign tourists will ask, “If I enter Tibet from the main cite in China and travel back to the main cites in China, do I need to apply for China visa in Tibet, or should I get multiple entry visas before entering China?” The answer is no. It is not necessary because Tibet is the management of China. When you travel to Tibet, you still not leave the territory …

How to trek to Mount Kailash

For all believers from Tibet, Nepal, India and other regions, the greatest wish in life is to do Mount Kailash kora. They think, if a person who turned a circle around Mount Kailash, his life can be cleared of sin; if turn twelve circles around Mount Kailash, they can escape from hell; if turn a circle around Mount Kailash on the birth of Sakyamuni, it can increase twelve times around the merit, the equivalent of thirteen annual rings. Mount Kailash is about 1300km away from Lhasa. Every year, it will attract a large number of believers and tourists who love hiking to trek around.
I'm not really a greedy man. I didn't trek to Mount Kailash to get what I wanted. Such a legendary snow mountain is attractive to everyone who loves hiking. The reason why I came to Tibet was not for what purpose, but for it only – Mt. Kailash.
Tibet visa you needed before entering Tibet
Before you enter in Tibet, you need to apply for Tibet travel permit. If not, you will not be able to board a flight,…

Tips for Mount Kailash trekking

Every year, thousands of travelers from all over the world trek to Mt. Kailash pilgrimage. Pilgrims have been visiting this holy Mt. Kailash. Because walking through this holy mountain is considered to bring luck and wash his sins in a lifetime. Most Tibetans can finish trek to Mount Kailash for 14 to 16 hours, most of the foreign travelers need at least 3 days. Trekking Mt Kailash route is about 52 kilometers. The starting point is Dirakpuk, a small village and located at about 4680 meters above sea level. Here, I'll give you sometips for Mount Kailash trekking.
Need a special Tibet Permit:
For a foreigner traveler, you need to apply for three documents for trekking to Mt. Kailash including Tibet vista, Alien's Travel Permit, and Military Permit. Don't worry about it, because your travel agency will help you deal with it.
Prevent altitude sickness:
The average altitude of Mt. Kailash trek is about 5000 meters, and the highest point is 5630 meters. When you plan to a Mt. Kaila…

Top 3 Reasons for why we couldn’t climb Mount Kailash?

In Tibet, there is such a peak which is 1300 kilometers away from Lhasa and is as not high as Mount Everest, but you are not allowed to climb, that is called Mount Kailash. In Tibet Buddhism, Mount Kailash is considered as the mountain of gods. It's ok for you to plan aMount Kailash trek tourbut you can't climb the Mount Kailash.  Why you can’t  climb the Mount Kailash, you can check the answers as below:
Mount Kailash is recognized as a holy mountain in the world and also is the center of the world by Tibetan Buddhism, Hinduism, Bon - native religion in Tibet and the ancient Jainism. Mount Kailash rises to a height of 6714 meters and is smaller than the mountains near the Himalaya mountain ranges, but it does not lie in its height, but in the mysterious shape of Pyramid and radio-active energies.
The area around Mount Kailash is the source of four life-giving rivers such as the Yarlung Zangbo River, Ganges River, India River and four rivers source of Ngari Prefecture. Th…