Saga Dawa is celebrated on June 17th, 2019 at Mt. Kailash. This is a special moment to be there. As we do every year, we are organizing our most special trip for this big celebration, starting on June 8th. We do Kora during that time because its meaning for us. We celebrate birth, death and enlightment of Buda and we all tibetans want to do Kora for a better next life. There will be lots of pilgrims.
This is an original itinerary designed by us after many years of experience and excellence of our guides who have been leading hundreds of our now beloved friends from all over the world. Please, check Tripadvisor, Facebook and Lonely Planet Forum for their reviews.
All participants are responsible for their own travel arrangements to Lhasa. We take care of all VISA process if coming from Nepal. The size of the group is between 4-12 people and the kind of transportation varies according to the size of it: minivan or minibus. Rates shown above include all permits, english speaking tibetan guide, confortable accomodation, transportation and entrace fees ONLY.
Hotel in Lhasa is Shambhala Palace / House of Shambhala in Barkhor area; outside Lhasa we selected best accomodadion available. ALWAYS in double room sharing basis with bathroom and breakfast, except Mt. Everest campsite tent, Manasarovar (Mapam Yumtso) lake and during Kailash Kora. Single room occupancy supplement: 450USD.
Saga Dawa Festival day at Tarboche is fixed by our tibetan lunar calendar.
This are the dates for the upcoming years:
Year 2020: Saga Dawa is celebrated on June 5th. Tour dates: May 27th – June 11th
Year 2021: Saga Dawa us celebrated on May 26th. Tour dates: May 17th – June 1st
Year 2022: Saga Dawa is celebrated on June 14th. Tour dates: June 5th – 20th
Price varies according to the number of people in your group, category of hotel, transportation and other services you request. Please contact us with these important details first.