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Lake Manasarovar

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Conduct Kailash & Lake Manasarover groups between May to September every year. Muktinath and other spiritual groups bound to Nepal like Kaagbhushandi, Gosaikund, Damodarkund , Lumbini , Namobuddha , Halesi and much more
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35 miles East of Pulan County, Burang County 110001, China
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

The beauty of this lake cannot be described in words.. It can only be experienced.. The water seems cold at first, but if its sunny and you go for a dip, it doesn't feel all that cold..

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank muktavashisht
NTPTOURISM, Owner at Lake Manasarovar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

For sure you are right , actually the gush inside to take holy dip is a great motivator as well.

Reviewed 20 August 2017

The Manasarovar lake is the highest freshwater lake in the world at approximately 4580 metres. The water is very still and clear. It is considered to be sacred to Hindus, Bong, Jain religions. A dip in the lake is considered sacred. The south face of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Nilma S
Reviewed 14 July 2017

After visit of Mount Kailash must Visit Lake Mansarovar and if weather conditions are good take a bath in it.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank pankajnrb
NTPTOURISM, Owner at Lake Manasarovar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

yes the water is pure and pious , a holy dip amist the Himalayas and foothill of Shiva is a blessing .

Reviewed 16 June 2017

Recently have completed ( June 2017 ) my Holy Kailaash Mansarovar Yatra with the help of TravelDost = Ahmedabad, without any hurdles have completed my yatra, should say thanks to Mr Mayur Patel adn Mr Sanjay Gupta ( Partner of Travel Dost ), on our...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Holy lake to have dip in mansarovar.Out side temp is 24 but water is too cold. Amazing experience to take dip .

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank SIPL2008
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Visited Lake Manasarovar at the tail end of a kora around Mount Kailash. The lake is approximately a half-hour drive from Darchen, and it's worth getting to the lake early in the morning, as the light is wonderful at sunrise. There are fantastic views of...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank justinac-london
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I should first thank the Kailash Journeys team for having arranged this trip and taken care of piligrims well. The team right from Shivendra in Delhi , Pradeep's team in Nepalgunj, and RajKumar Adhikari and his team in the Chinese territory have made this experience...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Arthi_iamarthin
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Top listed pilgrim for all hindus. Even I dreamed of going to Kailash since past 20 yrs and it was only in 2016 I could visit this sacred place. I had heard and read lots of horror stories of people coming back from Kailash due...More

Date of experience: September 2016
5  Thank AmitZ54
Reviewed 2 December 2016

September 2011 - My only regret is that I should have spent longer there arriving mid afternoon and departing the noon the following day was far to short My advise - spend a few days there and explore

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank HarryW54
Reviewed 18 November 2016

The last point of our Kailash Manasrovar yatra was 2 days stay at a place called Qugu on the banks of Manasarovar. We reached the is place after completing the 38 km parikrama of Mt Kailash including the most difficult Dolma Pass. Everyone was extremely...More

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank Chandrakumarkk
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Lisa H
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Response from sanjay1971 | Reviewed this property |
There are no toilet facility at Mansarovar, you have to go out in open. No camp is alow, small hotels are there near bank of Mansarovar with very basic facility.
15 May 2018|
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Response from Papanaik | Reviewed this property |
Since you are a single traveller and from New Delhi,India it is best you contact a reputed Kailash/Mansarover travel agent from Delhi,Kathmandu or online from a Lhasa(Tibet) tour operator for a package.(You need a Group... More
6 March 2018|
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Response from mountraoutdoors | Reviewed this property |
hi sorry for the late reply, i just suddenly saw the message people have left . have you traveled in 2018?