We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Book In Advance
Tours from Mount Kailash tend to sell out - travelers recommend booking in advance!
408
All photos (408)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“lord shiva”(15 reviews)
“north face”(14 reviews)
“dolma”(11 reviews)
About
Gangs Rin-po-che is the Tibetan name of Mt. Kailash which is considered as a sacred place in four regions: Bon Religion, Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism. Every year, thousands make a pilgrimage to Kailash for the faith they believed that...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
Within Pulan County | Humla Simikota, Burang County 859500, China
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Mount Kailash
Reviews (161)
Filter reviews
132 results
Traveler rating
112
11
1
3
5
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
112
11
1
3
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lord shiva north face dolma high altitude blood pressure oxygen levels friendship bridge starting point ultimate destination saga hotel onward journey duffle bag local sightseeing la pass manasarovar lake china border tour operator
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 132 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Who would not like to visit a place where the lord resides !! Visiting Mansarovar and mount Kailash is a long time wish for many. Private, public tournoprators make it possible during the season (May till Aug) and Oct-Nov. Closed due to winter during rest...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Anand_Pune_Travel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The word "MOUNT KAILAS" itself is enough to describe all,... what more should I say about... Still this is an attempt to put it forward in my own words... As my title says it's really an ultimate destination or a last destination... I traveled to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
5  Thank ArunBhagat
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

GIRIBAPU KAILASH YATRA - 16 September 2018 to 3 October 2018. Organised by Ashwin Patel from Crawley. DO NOT BOOK WITH TRAVELDOST - WORST EXPERIENCE. We booked a yatra to Mount Kailash with Traveldost and we have had the WORST experience of our lives due...More

Date of experience: October 2018
8  Thank Traveller919191
Reviewed September 25, 2018

This is my second yatra to kailash, Faith and trust in god will move you forward. Journey is tough. It will test your soul. Trust in god is essential than oxygen to lead the yatra. Breathtaking experience as you visualize the north face of mount...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank NirmalaB32
Reviewed September 23, 2018

the Mt,Kailash is located at far from 1500km of the Lhasa and 350km from the Ngari prefecture of Tibet.which i s a holy place for Indus ,Tibetan buddhist and the Tibetan tradition religious-Bon.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tibetanstravel
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Wanted to share my last visit of 2013 but I was late. Just came back from pilgrimage of Kailash Mansrovar. Was able to complete Parikrama. Got no words to share the energy of the place. No mandir no pujari means no trade between u and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank HrideshSharma
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Visited Kailash on the 11th August 2018 with a group of 78 ppl. (Isha Sacred Walks). The Kailash darshan was truly mesmerising. The North face of Kailash was truly divine and I could not keep my eyes away for the first few hours.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Ajay M
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Mystical Powerful Place. Just to let you know booking by any tour operator is same be it cox and kings to KR Sankaran to Shivam Group etc. Our tour was from Nepal to Tibet. Group visa was arranged. Even a small spelling error can cause...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 30garimac
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Over all Experience of Tour was very good and divine. Mansarovar Holy bath and Mount kailash Parikrama providing full of positive energy. We were 28 Yatri including 6 of my family. 4 adult & 2 child with youngest in our group 9 year old my...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank RajendraNi
Reviewed August 16, 2018

While its very important pilgrimage tour to Mt. Kailash & Manasarover Yatra on July 23 to Aug 01,2018 as well. There are lots of things getting the will power & you have to worship as per your wish whatever you have expect . In my...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Limitlessvacation19
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
Nearby AttractionsSee all 11 nearby attractions
Manasarovar Wetland
12 reviews
28.59 miles away
Lake Manasarovar
115 reviews
29.26 miles away
Manasarovar Forest Park
2 reviews
33.30 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
BibekD4
Choosing tour operators: Many online travel portals involving to book pilgrimage trip to Lake Mansarovar and Mt. Kailash. But, they are not aware of the situations, climate, geography and obstacles may arise during the period pilgrims travelling to the destinations. Some of Agencies from India & abroad are not providing the right information to their customers at the time of booking. They involve in competitions markets to generate the booking without proper information to the pilgrims. They just give low price to book more numbers of pilgrims from the market. Some of agencies in Nepal also play the game on life of pilgrims. Unhealthy tour cost competition by the tour operator finally against the ethic of pilgrimage. The value of pilgrimage will be meaningful while the amounts of all portions fully paid by operator/ organizer. When you completed your pilgrimage without any problem and the patron that involve in operations (Sherpa staffs, ffs, airlines, food supplier, hotels, transportations etc.) does not get paid, your mission is complete but your Pilgrimage is incomplete. Among the agencies only few (20%) agencies give the right information's, paid their patrons, will charge higher than the booking agencies that offer a lower price. In the previous year, 29 pilgrims lost their lives cause poor service provided by operator, due to unhealthy price competitions in the markets. Few groups are cheated by Indian and Nepalese Kailash tour booking agencies. Please choose right agencies rather than the who are offering lower cost for hassle free services. Thanking you for your valuable time to read our views.
December 13, 2018|
Answer
Response from sanjay1971 | Reviewed this property |
i am 100 % agree with this , do not go for cheap tour operator. as kailash yatra is not normal yatra, it is very tuff & one can do once in life time. choose proper & best tour operator for trip.
1
Vote
Bhaiyu
September 23, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from RajendraNi | Reviewed this property |
Dear, my friend. Om nanah sivay, whichever operator you choose, there are planty, but i will recommend not to opt for land travel in nepal from kathandu to china boarder. Read my experience in my review. You can ask for... More
1
Vote
Rohit_Sharma0904
September 6, 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from RajendraNi | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Rohit, we visited recently, in my family we had 9yr old son. We enjoyed. No trouble. Yes you should be mentaly ready. 1. If you consider to mitigate risk, as one reviewer mentioned, u can hire serpa with 800chinese yaun... More
0
Votes
Travel Forum Posts
Desertaddict
Desertaddict
Mount Kailash (30 Replies)
Hello, I am looking for travelmates for a tour to Mount Kailash in september2013. I am a Dutch woman and I will travel alone. I can start in Lhasa or in Kathmandu.
April 25, 2013|
Response fromangelica g|
Hi I am interested in travellingto Mt. Kailash. I am hoping to be in Mongolia for the month of August and then travel from Beijing to Lhasa. Have you made any arrangements as to how to travel to Kailash? Truck, bus. I don't know any particulars. Thanks
Man-Yee C
Travel buddy to Tibet: Lhasa, Mount Kailash, lake Manasarova (4 Replies)
Hi there, Anyone, interested to join me for an approx 8 days trip: Lhasa, mount kailash, lake and fly back via Ngari because of time limitations? Sincerely, Man-Yee
July 25, 2018|
Response fromTibetloveralways|
This is a crazy itinerary, only 8 days for a trip from Lhasa to Mount Kailash and on to Ngari for flying back to Lhasa.
thoughtful_person
san francisco
Recommendations for Tour Agency to Travel in Tibet (6 Replies)
Hello, We are planning to travel from Kathmandu to Tibet. 2 Persons. Planned Tibet Itinerary: Visit Lhasa, Mansarovar, Mount Kailash. Do you have any suggestions for Travel agencies? Kirthi
March 11, 2017|
Response fromTravelChinaTibet-TCT|
You can check this: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Revie…