1. Best time to go
Q : What is the best time to go on the tour to Kailash Manasarovar?
A : While tours operate from April to September in that region, please check the fixed day tours, and itinerary for details on dates. The Tibet plateau is a dry region and rain/precipitation is very little so any month between May-September is good except for August when you can expect heavy rainfall in Tibet. Although, weather wise, May and September will be colder. However, June-Sep, is the rainy season in Nepal and on the road to the border, landslides do take place and might require a 5-6 km walk on extreme cases. Weather in Tibet is very uncertain.
2. Monsoon Time
Q : Is it preferable to go to the Kailash Manasarovar during the Monsoon Time?
A : No, it is not at all preferable to go to the Kailash Manasarovar during the Monsoon Time.
3. Climate and Temperature
Q : What is the climate and temperature during the Kailash Manasarovar Yatra?
A : There is dry and cool climate in Kailash Manasarovar and the summers are from May to August but are considered really pleasant as compared to other areas. The Lake Manasarovar freezes during the wintertime, however, Mount Kailash is always snow-covered. The temperature here stays at around 5 degrees Celsius but the Mercury can also fall as low as -15 degrees Celsius.