The trip to Mount Kailash and Manasarovar Lake is one of the extreme tour sites yet mostly chosen a destination for people around the world. The place is rich in natural beauty with the holy Mount Kailash and many Himalayan ranges around. In addition, the lake Manasarovar adds beauty to the place. Most importantly, the place is visited due to its religious significance. The place is a pilgrimage site for Hindus, Buddhists, Jain, and Bon.
Mount Kailash stands at the height of 6,638 m to the west of Tibet. Hindus regard it as a sacred place and consider it as a home for Lord Shiva, a Hindu God. Hindus believe that visiting the place will cleanse them of all the sins and one must visit the place once in a life. Similarly, Buddhists also consider Mount Kailash as the home of Lord Buddha. Jains believe that it is a place where the Jain Prophet attained salvation. The place is also holy and sacred for Bon religion which is taken as a center for all mystical power. Every year devotees from Nepal, India and other parts of the world visit Kailash Manasarovar for pilgrimage. Also, nature-loving people from around the globe take this place as a trekking destination.
The lake Manasarovar, situated at the altitude of 4,590m above the sea level, is a freshwater lake situated at the highest point in the world. The lake is formed by glacial melt from Mount Kailash. The lake is situated near Mount Kailash. Like Mount Kailash, the lake is also considered holy and people take a dip in the lake with a belief that it will clear all the sins. The lake is also believed to change colors and offers an exotic view on the full moon night.
The tour to Mount Kailash and Manasarovar will mainly cover walking around Mount Kailash that takes about three days and also visiting lake Manasarovar and other places around.