• Departure On
    09 August'23
  • Start Point
    Kathmandu
  • Finish Point
    Kathmandu
  • Trip Type
    Group Joining
  • Price From
    235,000

Mount Kailash Inner Kora Overland Tour

Known as the ultimate spiritual destination, Mount Kailash is known as one of the holiest sites among Hindu, Bon, Jain and Buddhist religions. It is also a place of adventure for many due to its unmatched natural beauty, mysterious background and spiritual significance. Every year a large no. of devotees and adventure seekers visit Mount Kailash and Lake Manasarovar from every corner of the world. Kailash Yatra inner Kora package brings you an opportunity to feel the presence of the Lord, visit other important religious sites, admire the beauty of nature and transform your inner side. The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra inner Kora package designed and executed by Max Holidays is one of the finest and most accepted ways of attaining Kailash inner Kora. If you have ever wished to go on Kailash inner Kora trip, if you are fit to undertake this challenging but most rewarding spiritual adventure, if you are actually willing to test your inner strength and get transformed to a better you; come and embark on this lifetime journey with us. We offer unmatched services, safety and experience.


Tentative Schedule-2023

09 August to 27 August'2023 from Kathmandu to Kathmandu by road + trekking

09 AUG

Arrive Kathmandu

On arriving at Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport, our representative will be present there to greet you and also assist your transfer to your pre-booked hotel in Kathmandu. Check-in at your hotel and stay overnight there.

Meals Included: Veg Dinner at the hotel
Max. Elevation: 1400 m
Accommodation style: 3 star equivalent hotel

Visa for NRI and Foreigners : For entering into Nepal visa can be obtained on arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu against the visa fee of approx US$35. In order to obtain Chinese visa, included we need to submit the original passport with application form, coloured recent photograph and visa fee to the Chinese Embassy in Kathmandu only. The Chinese Embassy takes 2-3 working days to issue such visa. Therefore non-indian travelers must plan their arrival in Kathmandu accordingly.


10 AUG

Kathmandu Sightseeing

Today is going to be a very fascinating day for you since you will be experiencing the divine beauty of Kathmandu. Have a tasty breakfast and then head towards the Pashupatinath Temple (largest Shiva temple), Guhyeshwari and Jalnarayan Temple. Once done, come back to your accommodation and have some luxurious lunch there. Explore the local Thamel market there and return back to the hotel in the evening for attending a briefing session on the Kailash tour by our Tour representative.

Meals included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Max. Elevation : 1400 m
Distance covered : 40 kms / 04 hour
Accommodation style : 4* equivalent hotel twin/triple sharing basis


11 AUG

Drive to Syabrubesi (altitude 1600m. / drive 145km)

Have some breakfast and then get into your bus for heading towards Syabrubesi via Dhunche. You might find this ride a difficult one since the road conditions in this route are not favourable. Despite of the distance being only 145 kms, you shall be reaching your destination in no less than 7 hours due to the miserable roads here. Give a midway halt to have some lunch at a highway restaurant and then drive further to complete your journey. Finally, arrive at Syabrubesi and then stay overnight at a pre-booked guesthouse there.

Meals included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Max. Elevation : 1600 m
Distance covered : 145 kms / 07-08 hour
Accommodation style : Guest House sharing room


12 AUG

Drive to Kyirong / Gyirong

Wake up early morning and then have some breakfast before starting your drive towards the Nepal-China Border. There you will be completing your immigration and other custom formalities. Cross the Nepal border and then enter China side from where you will be further driving to arrive at Keyrong accompanied with a Tibetan guide. Stay overnight at your hotel in Keyrong.

Meals included : Breakfast, Lunch, Soup, tea / coffee cookies and Dinne
Max. Elevation : 2700 m
Distance covered : 45 kms / 02 hour
Accommodation style : Guest House sharing room


13 AUG

Rest day at Kyirong for acclimatization

Today you are free to spend your day as you want. Acclimatize your body in the weather conditions of Keyrong either by walking in the markets here or staying in the hotel for whole day.

Meals included : Breakfast, Lunch, Soup, tea / coffee cookies and Dinner
Max. Elevation : 2700 m
Distance covered : 0 kms / 0 hour
Accommodation style : Guest House sharing room


14 AUG

Drive to Zongba/Saga

Once done with some early morning breakfast, start your drive in a bus to reach the next stop of your Kailash Yatra tour package New Dongba. During your drive, you shall be passing through a good number of views more than enough to keep you engaged throughout the journey. Apart from this, you will also be crossing the Saga Town and also the Brahmaputra River on your way. You can have the packed lunch during your drive that would be served by our team. Later on, finally reach New Dongba and then stay overnight in a guest house on sharing basis there.

Meals included : Breakfast, hot packed lunch, soup, Tea / coffee cookies and Dinner
Max. Elevation : 4626 m
Distance covered : 350 kms / 07 hour
Accommodation style : Guest House sharing room


15 AUG

Drive to Lake Mansarovar

This day is known as the most important day of the Kailash Manasarovar Yatra since today, you are not only going to experience a great stay near Lake Manasarovar but also you will be getting to see the first view of the holy Mount Kailash. Thus, have some breakfast at your guesthouse, drive towards Lake Manasarovar. Reach there, check-in to your pre-booked accommodation near Lake Manasarovar and then, you can perform the spiritual rituals there and also take some holy dips in the water of Lake Manasarovar. Stay overnight at your accommodation near Manasarovar.

Meals included : Breakfast, Lunch, soup tea / coffee cookies and Dinner
Max. Elevation : 4599 m
Distance covered : 270 kms / 05 hour
Accommodation style : Guest House sharing room


16 AUG

Drive to Darchen (Mt. Kailash Base Camp)

This day marks another important day of the Kailash Inner Kora tour. Today, you will have to wake up early and visit Lake Manasarovar. Spend some of your time in taking the holy dips and also performing some Pooja on the banks of Lake Manasarovar. Later, have some lunch and then start your drive to reach Darchen from where you will see the southern face of Mount Kailash. Arrive at Darchen and then check-in at your Darchen’s hotel. Spend your time in preparing for your next morning’s trekking and then stay overnight there.

Meals included : Breakfast, Lunch, soup tea / coffee cookies and Dinner
Max. Elevation : 4731 m
Distance covered : 40 kms / 45 min
Accommodation style : Hotel with sharing room


17 AUG

1st Day Kora of Mt. Kailash, 12 Kms Trek To Dhirapuk

Start your divine walk from Mount Kailash’s South Face to reach its Northern face at Dirapuk. You can either undertake this trek on foot or on horse. This is an easy trek to Mount Kailash and is completed after trekking for a distance of 12 kms. Those devotees who do not want to be a part of this trek can stay at Darchen and wait for the other group members to complete their trek till they finally come back to Darchen.

Those who are trekking will be staying overnight in a lodge at Dirapuk that would be very near to the North Face of holy Mount Kailash.


Meals included : Breakfast, packaged snacks for lunch, soup tea/ coffee cookies and light dinner
Max. Elevation : 4860 m
Distance covered : 12 kms / 4-5 hours on foot
Accommodation style : Guesthouse sharing room


18 AUG

2nd Day Trek To Charan Sparsh (Touching The Feet of Lord Shiva)

Have some breakfast at your guesthouse and then start your challenging but a highly rewarding trek towards the Charan Sparsh. Those people who are physical as well as mentally fit can only undertake this trek. Through it, you will be reaching the foot of Mount Kailash, touch the Charan (holy feet) of this mountain and then start your back journey towards Dirapuk. Stay overnight at your lodge in Dirapuk.

Meals included : Veg Breakfast, Packed snacks, Light Dinner
Max Elevation : 5475 m
Distance covered : 06 kms trekking
Accommodation style : Guesthouse sharing room


19 AUG

3rd Day Trek To Zuthulpukh Via Kuber Kund / Khande Sanglam

Wake up early today and then have a mesmerizing Golden view of Mount Kailash. See this holy mountain as it changes it colours when the first sunlight starts falling on its surface. Once done, start your trek towards Zuthulphuk Gompa. Explore the splendid Khande Sanglam, Kuber Parvat and Kuber Kund spotted near to each other and as believed, Lord Shiva meditated in this area. On reaching Zuthulphuk, stay overnight at a guesthouse on sharing basis.

Important remark : Technically the travelers can take a day trek to Dolma La pass (5630 m) and Gauri Kund (5330m) today and come back to Dirapuk for night stay and then go to Inner Kora to Kuber Kund via Khande Sanglam the following day. But for this we have to take clockwise trek to Dolma La and Gauri Kund from Dirapukh and then come back by performing anti-clockwise trek back to Dirapukh for night stay and to start inner kora again next morning. But as per Hindu rituals it is not considered correct religiously to perform anti-clockwise parikrama.

Meals included : Veg Breakfast, Packed snacks, Light Dinner
Max Elevation : 5630 m
Distance covered : 18 kms trekking
Accommodation style : Basic guesthouse with multi sharing room

Important Remarks : Those who do not wish to continue trek further to Zuthulpuk from Dirapuk will trek back to Darchen. At Darchen their extra expense for accommodation, food etc is to be taken care by themselves. Our guide may assist them in organizing their stay at Darchen in hotel, subject to availability. are not doing parikrama will still wait at Darchen and relax or meditate.


20 AUG

4th Day trek down to Darchen

Have an early morning tea along with some breakfast and then further continue with your trek to reach Darchen. Our vehicles will be there at a point during your trek to pick you up and drop you at your stay at Darchen where other group members who didn’t participate in the trek will be waiting for you. Stay overnight at your hotel in Darchen.

Meals included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Max Elevation : 4575m
Distance covered : 06 kms trek + 06 kms by vehicle
Accommodation style : 3* equivalent hotel at Darchen


21 AUG

Free Day At Darchen For Rest

Today, relax for the whole day at Darchen and take all meals in your hotel/guesthouse/lodge.

Meals included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Max Elevation : 4575m
Distance covered : 0 km
Accommodation style : Hotel stay on sharing basis


22 AUG

5th Day Trek Kailash Inner Kora (Nandi Kora / Ashtapad)

Wake up early morning and then, start your trek to Mount Kailash’s Inner part. During your journey, you will be visiting the Rishi Cave, Sherlung Gompa, Ashtapad, Nandi Parvat, Kailashi Gange, Atmalingam and also the Saptrishi caves. You can also visit the white lake and red lake near Atmalingam. Continue your trek and then descend towards Sherlung Gompa, finally reaching Darchen.

Meals included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Max Elevation : 5830m
Distance covered : 18 km trek
Accommodation style : Hotel stay at Darchen


23 AUG

Back to Darchen

Come backto Darchen after completing the Mount Inner kora trekking. Relaxed time in the hotel at Darchen.

Meals included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Max Elevation : 4547m
Distance covered : 18 km trek
Accommodation style : Hotel stay at Darchen


24 AUG

Drive to Saga

Have some breakfast and then start your drive towards Saga. Today, your Inner Kora package completes and we will finally head back to Kathmandu. Overnight stay at your hotel/guesthouse/lodge in Dongba.

Meals included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Max Elevation : 4626 m
Distance covered : 430 kms / 07 hour
Accommodation style : Hotel / Guesthouse on sharing basis


25 AUG

Drive to Kyirong

Have some breakfast in your guesthouse/hotel and then head towards Kerung / Keyrong / Gyirong through a scenic drive. Stay overnight at your pre-booked guesthouse/lodge/hotel in Keyrong.

Meals included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Max Elevation : 2700 m
Distance covered : 130 / kms / 04 hour
Accommodation style : Guesthouse on sharing basis


26 AUG

Drive back to Kathmandu

Have some early morning breakfast and then start your drive towards the China-Nepal Border in order to complete the custom and other immigration formalities. Once done, head towards Kathmandu while passing through Syabrubesi and Dhunche. Stay overnight at Kathmandu’s pre-booked accommodation.

Meals included : Veg Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Max Elevation : 1400 m
Distance covered : 170 kms / 09 hour
Accommodation style : 3* Hotel on sharing basis


27 AUG

Departure from Kathmandu

After enjoying some delicious breakfast at your hotel, you will be escorted to Tribhuvan International Airport for boarding the flight to your onward destination/home.

Meals: Breakfast



Mount Kailash Inner Kora Overland Package Cost - 2023
Nationality Trip Cost Other Charges
Indian INR 2,35,000 Chinese Visa - Included in package cost
Tibet Permit - Included in package cost
Nepal Visa - Not required
Travel Insurance - Not Included
Non Indian Passport holders USD 3560 Chinese Visa - Included in package cost
Tibet Permit - Included in package cost
Nepal Visa - Extra $40* approx
Travel Insurance - Not Included

Visa Fees for USA & Canadian Passport is USD 135 Extra*

Kailash Manasarovar Inner Kora Yatra Cost

INR 235,000

Other Charges
Chinese Visa - Included in package cost
Tibet Permit - Included in package cost
Nepal Visa - Not required
Travel Insurance - Not Included

USD 3560

Other Charges
Chinese Visa - Included in package cost
Tibet Permit - Included in package cost
Nepal Visa - Extra $40* Approx
Travel Insurance - Not Included

USD 3695

Other Charges
Chinese Visa - Included in package cost
Tibet Permit - Included in package cost
Nepal Visa - Extra $40* approx
Travel Insurance - Not Included



Mount Kailash Inner Kora Package Dates - 2023
Travel Month Start Date End Date Your Enquiry
Aug'2023 09th Aug'2023 27th Aug'2023 Request Booking

What is Included or Not Included

Return airport transfers in Kathmandu,
Sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath and Vishnu Temples,
3 nights in 3 Star equivalent hotel in Kathmandu,
Return transfer to Nepal-China border by Nepalese bus,
Accommodation in small hotels/guesthouses on sharing basis in Tibet,
All pure vegetarian meals (without onion and garlic),
All ground transport in China side with group,
Backup vehicle for carrying luggage and other stuff,
Support vehicle for carrying kitchen equipments during trek,
Nepali tour leader supported by cook & helpers,
English speaking Tibetan guide in Tibet side,
First Aid kit and emergency oxygen in Tibet side,
Necessary permits for Outer and Inner Kora,
Tibet/China group visa fee to visit Kailash region,
Kyirong border tax,
Yak to carry kitchen equipments during parikrama,
01 Backpack bag, 01 Duffle Bag on complimentary basis,
Yatra completion certificate

Air ticket to reach Kathmandu and back from home,
Riding yak/horse and porters for parikraama,
Any expenses of personal nature, urgent visa fee,
Extra expense for medical treatment or emergency evacuation,
Extra expense for any sort of customisation,
Travel/Medical insurance,
Any other service or item not listed in above inclusions,
Food & transport in the any delay due to weather conditions or unforeseen reasons, evacuation expenses in case of emergency,
GST 5%,

Note : Our package cost does not include any other item which is not listed in the above list of inclusions. We do not bear any liability for any other expense occurred during the trip and the same will be payable by the travelers on their own.

Air ticket to Kathmandu and back, extra cost for additional stay, food & transport in the any delay due to weather conditions or unforeseen reasons, evacuation expenses in case of emergency, travel insurance, riding yak/horse, porters for parikraama, any expenses of personal nature, urgent visa fee, GST 5%, etc. Our package cost does not include any other item which is not listed in the above list of inclusions. We do not bear any liability for any other expense occurred during the trip and the same will be payable by the travelers on their own.


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