Tibet Saga Dawa Festival tour

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Tibet Saga Dawa Festival Tour is one of the most important festivals of the Buddhist followers. According to the Tibetan calendar it will take place each and every year on the full moon day of the fourth lunar month i.e. on the 15 the day of the 4th Tibetan month to celebrate Sakyamuni’s enlightenment this favorable day coincides with three significant events in Buddha’s life namely his birth, Nirvana and par Nirvana (Death).

Since theSaga Dawa festival falls on the sacred month of the Tibetan calendar and it is believed that good deeds and plea is reproduce thousand fold throughout this events. So that we can see everyone preoccupied in prayers and trying to appease the God. Each year people from all over the Tibet assemble here that day to join their prayer flags and the carry from home to pray and to help construct the huge flagpole on the Kialash circumnutating. There may not be open celebration all over the place even though you can easily perceive the festive spirit in the air during the Saga Dawa Festival.

Day 01
Arrival at Kathmandu 1350m Welcoming by Himalayan Magic Treks member than direct transport to Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & Breakfast Plan.
Day 02
Drive Nyalam, Early in the morning Drive from Kathmandu to Nepal, China Border than after again drive to Nyalam Over night at Hotel.
Day 03
Acclimatization at Nylam, simple hiking for acclimatization than back to Hotel.
Day 04
Nyalam-Pelku Tso-Saga 4250m, 250km, 8 hours, O/N at camp or lodge.
Day 05
 Saga to Paryang 4650m, 255km, 8 hours, O/N at camp or lodge.
Day 06Paryang to Lake Mansarovar 5410m, 250km,8 hours, O/N at camp.
Day 07
 Manasarovar to Darchen 4660m, 30km, 2 hours, O/N at camp.
Day 08
Darchen to Dira Phuk Gompa 4910m, 6 hours trekking, O/N camp.
Day 09
Dira Phuk to Zuthul Phuk 4790m, 7 hours trekking, O/N camp.
Day 10
Zuthul Phuk to Darchen 4560m, 3 hours trekking, Lodge or Camp.
Day 11
Drive Darchen to Paryang, O/N at camp or lodge.
Day 12
Drive Paryang to Saga, O/N at camp or lodge.
Day 13
Drive to Nyalam, O/N at camp or lodge.
Day 14
Drive to Kathmandu, Stay Over night at Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 15
Departure from Kathmandu to your onward Destination.