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Tibet Saga Dawa Festival tour

Tibet Saga Dawa Festival tour

Trip Facts

Duration:

15 Days

Highest access:

5410m

Group Size:

Min 2 to Max 14

Location:

Tibet

Grade:

Moderate

Best season:

Spring, Autumn

Transportation:

Bus/Private vehicle

Accommodation:

Hotel/Tea House/Camping

Meals:

Bed/Breakfast plan

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.

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Short Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrival at Kathmandu

Accomodation
Hotel
Elevation
1400m

Arrival at Kathmandu 1400m Welcoming by Himalayan Magic Treks member than direct transport to Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & Breakfast Plan.

Day 2 : Drive to Nyalam

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Hotel

Drive Nyalam, Early in the morning Drive from Kathmandu to Nepal, China Border than after again drive to Nyalam Overnight at Hotel.

Day 3 : Acclimatization at Nylam

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Hotel

Acclimatization at Nylam, simple hiking for acclimatization than back to Hotel.

Day 4 : Nyalam-Pelku Tso-Saga

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
4250m

Nyalam-Pelku Tso-Saga (4,250m), 250km, 8 hours, Overnight at camp or lodge.

Day 5 : Saga to Paryang

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
4650m

Saga to Paryang (4,650m), 255km, 8 hours, Overnight at camp or lodge.

Day 6 : Paryang to Lake Mansarovar

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Tented Camp
Elevation
5410m

Paryang to Lake Mansarovar (5,410m), 250km,8 hours, Overnight  at camp.

Day 7 : Manasarovar to Darchen

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Tented Camp
Elevation
4660m

Manasarovar to Darchen (4,660m), 30km, 2 hours, Overnight  at camp.

Day 8 : Darchen to Dira Phuk Gompa

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Tented Camp
Elevation
4910m

Darchen to Dira Phuk Gompa (4,910m), 6 hours trekking,Overnight at camp.

Day 9 : Dira Phuk to Zuthul Phuk

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Tented Camp
Elevation
4790m

Dira Phuk to Zuthul Phuk (4,790m), 7 hours trekking, Overnight at camp.

Day 10 : Zuthul Phuk to Darchen

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
4560m

Zuthul Phuk to Darchen (4,560m), 3 hours trekking, Lodge or Camp.

Day 11 : Drive Darchen to Paryang

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Lodge

Drive Darchen to Paryang, Overnight at camp or lodge.

Day 12 : Drive Paryang to Saga

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Lodge

Drive Paryang to Saga, Overnight  at camp or lodge.

Day 13 : Drive to Nyalam

Food
BLD
Accomodation
Lodge

Drive to Nyalam, Overnight  at camp or lodge.

Day 14 : Drive to Kathmandu

Food
Breakfast
Accomodation
Hotel
Elevation
1350m

Drive to Kathmandu, Stay Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 15 : Final Departure

Food
Breakfast

Departure from Kathmandu to your onward Destination.

What are included in my Package?

The Trip cost will Vary Depending on the Group Size duration of days and Services required please contact us via info@himalayanmagictreks.com with your Details to obtain a Quote.

  •  Airport Pick up & drop by private transport
  • Star Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & Breakfast
  • Twin sharing hotel in Tibet on Bed & Breakfast
  • All necessary transportation Kathmandu/Tibet / Kathmandu
  • Sightseeing tour as per the program
  • An English speaking guide
  •  Monastery entry fee in Tibet
  • Farewell Dinner with Typical Nepali Restaurant

What are Excluded from my Package?

  • All expenses of personal nature
  • Lunch & Dinner during the Journey
  • Nepal re-entry visa fee
  • Insurance, Emergency evacuation and in-case of landslides extra charges for porters & transportation
  •  Tibet/China visa fee & urgent visa charge
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