A pilgrimage to Mt. Kailash the sacred mountain of Tibet is sacred to both Hindus and Buddhists. Mt Kaliash is the source of four great Asian rivers. For Hindus it is the throne of Shiva, for Buddhists, a gigantic natural Mandala.
The Guge Kingdom was founded in the tenth century by a descendant of the King Lang Darma, who fled from Lhasa after the collapse of the Tubo Kingdom. The Guge Kingdom survived about 700 years and disappeared mysteriously in the 17th century. The Guge ruins lie at a hill top near a river and cover 180,000 square meters. Houses, cave dwellings, monasteries and stupas are distributed on the hill and surrounding areas. There are palaces set on the summit and monasteries on the mountain side. The attractions of Guge Kingdom tour are the hidden Guge Kingdom, Guge Valley, Tsaparang Castle, Tholing Monastery, Palaces and Monasteries under Guge Kingdom, Zhada country, holy Mt. Kailash,Trekking around Mt.Kailash, Manasarovar Lake, high passes, Land and golden hills on the way to Guge The Guge Kingdom is famous for its murals. Sculptures and stone inscriptions can also be found on the surviving structures. The White palace, Red palace, Yamantaka Chapel, Tara Chapel and Mandala Chapel all still exist in good condition.
You will visit Tibet's Capital city Lhasa, monasteries and fortress in Gyantse, Shigatse, the mystic Guge Kingdom, holy trek around Mt. Kailash, Holy tour to Manasarovar Lake. Our tour finally extends to Kathmandu, Nepal. Lhasa-Guge Kingdom-Kailash-Manasarovar-Zhangmu-Nepal, 22 days via Northern Route & return via Southern Route.
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