• Type:
  • Max. Altitude: 5600m
  • Group Size: 01 - 14 pax

Trip facts

  • Price:Starts from USD 1800.00
  • Accommodation:2-3* star hotel in Kathmandu, Guesthouses on the tour
  • Meal Includes:Breakfast
  • Per day walking:5 to 7 hours walking / driving
  • Transportation:Car / Van / Plane

Saga Dawa Festival Tour via Kodari Border

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.

The most distinguished Tibetan Buddhist festival - Saga Dawa festival is considerably illustrious among the people of various corners of the universe. Millions of them might have dreamt of bond with it as participants of this festival once in a lifetime. The suggested tour is ideal choice for those specific group having only limited time and no more interest for adventurous hard-hitting treks. We do definitely undertake your all through traveling with profuse delight and indulgence.

Day 01: Arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu (1350m) and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 02: City tour including Pashupatinath temple, Boudhanath, Swayambhunath & Kathmandu Durbar Square. This day we issue Chinese visa at Chinese Embassy in Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 03: Scenic drive from Kathmandu to Nepal/China Friendship Bridge and drive to Nyalam (3750m).
Total distance: 125 km from Kathmandu to Nyalam.
Approximate driving: 5 hrs.
Overnight at Guesthouse, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 04: Acclimatization day at Nyalam. Overnight at same Guesthouse, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 05: Drive to Saga (4450m) via Lalung La Pass (5050m).
Total distance: 250 km.
Approximate driving: 8 hrs.
Overnight Guesthouse, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 06: Drive to Paryang (4610m).
Total distance: 250 km.
Approximate driving: 7 hrs.
Overnight Guesthouse, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 07: Drive to Manasarovar (4560m).
Total distance: 280 km.
Approximate driving: 8 hrs.
Overnight Guesthouse, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 08: In the morning after breakfast. Manosarovar Lake Parikrama by jeep and proceed to Darchen (4570m). Overnight at Guesthouse or tent, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 09: Trek to Derapuk (5000m). Overnight at Guesthouse or tent, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 10: Trek over Dolma La Pass (5600m.) and trek down to Zudulpuk (4800m). Overnight at Guesthouse or tent, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 11: Trek to near Darchen, and drive to Manasarovar. Overnight Guesthouse or tent, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 12: Drive to Paryang. Overnight at Guesthouse, inclusive of breakfast.
Day 13: Drive to Saga. Overnight at Guesthouse, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 14: Drive to Nyalam. Overnight at Guesthouse, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 15: Drive to Friendship Bridge (Kodari border). Our Nepali driver will pick you up and drive you back to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 16: After having breakfast transfer to Airport for your onward journey. Tour ends.

Includes
  • Airport pick up and transfer by car.
  • Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu with professional tour guide, entry permits, car.
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu at 2-3* hotel as per the program (inclusive of breakfast).
  • Drop off and pick up to and from Kodari boarder.
  • Tibet entry permits, Chinese visa, monasteries entry fees and Kailash permit.
  • English speaking Tibetan guide during Tibet (Kailash) Tour.
  • Twin sharing accommodation at Guesthouses / tents during the tour with breakfast.
Excludes
  • Alcoholic beverages and personal items.
  • Lunch and dinner
  • Travel insurance.
  • Extra expenses for transportation, porterage, accommodation, meals due to snowfall, landslide, political unrest, strike etc.
  • Internet, telephone call, tips for guide, driver, helpers.
  • And any others expenses which are not mentioned on cost includes section.
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