Saga Dawa Festival is observed by Tibetan Buddhist as one of the important festival in their society. It therefore occupied an important position in the Tibetan society held each year on the full moon day of the fourth lunar month of the Tibetan calendar. This festival is celebrated in honor of Sakyamuni's and his enlightenment.
This Saga Dawa festival has been celebrated by the Tibetan Buddhists for past thousand years or so. Just to take part in the festival is enough experience that provides us unlimited excitement and unforgettable memory last forever.
This 23 nights / 24 days Saga Dawa festival tour is best considered for those who aspire to explore little wider and experience little harderbeing close with nature.
After impressive flight from Kathmandu that bring you Nepalgunj. Yet again, you will fly to Simikot, from where splendous trekking trip commences with dramatic landescapes up to Sher (Nepal - Tibet boarder).
Your journey will further be enhanced with soaring natural sight giving you blissful and never- ending experience.
Day 01: Your arrival at Kathmandu Airport. Upon your arrival, you will be met by our Airport Representative and transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing tour at Pashupati, Boudhanath, Swayambhunath & Kathmandu Durbar Square.
Day 03: Flight Kathmandu to Nepalgunj Airport, and transfer to hotel.
Day 04: Flight Nepalgunj – Simikot; Trek to Dharapuri (Camp)
Day 05: Trek to Kermi (Camp)
Day 06: Trek to Yangar (Yalabang Gompa) (Camp)
Day 07: Trek to Muchu (or Yalabang to Tumkot Khola) (Camp)
Day 08: Trek to Yari (Camp)
Day 09: Trek to Sher; drive to Purang (hotel)
Day 10: Drive to Manasarovar (short-Visit Trugo Gompa, Gossul Gompa, Chiu Gompa, camp near this Gompa) - Camp
Day 11: Drive to Darchen (Guesthouse or Camp)
Day 12: Trek to Tarboche (Saga Dawa Festival). Camp
Day 13: Trek to Derapuk (Camp)
Day 14: Dölma La Pass (5600m.) and trek to Zudulpuk Gompa (Camp)
Day 15: Trek to Darchen; and drive to Tirthapuri (Camp)
Day 16: Drive to Toling (Guesthouse or Camp)
Day 17: Drive to Tsaparang and back to Tholing (Ghesthouse or Camp)
Day 18: Drive to Manasarovar Lake (Chiu Gompa) - (Camp)
Day 19: Drive to Paryang (Guesthouse or Camp)
Day 20: Drive to Saga (Camp)
Day 21: Drive to Nyalam (Guesthouse)
Day 22: Drive to Nyalam -Zhangmu – Kathmandu (Hotel)
Day 23: Sightseeing at Patan & Bhaktapur Durbar Square (Hotel)
Day 24: Drive to airport for your onward journey. Tour ends.
Cold drinks, alcoholic beverages, Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu and Tibet (besides camping section), Nepal visa, Nepal Re- entry visa, Travel insurance, tips for guide, porters, driver, and yak men.