Saga Dawa Festival Tour

Saga Dawa festival tour is the best way to explore and attend in the Saga-dawa festival in Tibet. The festival of Saga Dawa is celebrated on full moon day of fourth Tibetan month as per the lunar Calendar and this date is said to be the birthday of Sakyamuni Buddha.

Saga Dawa festival is one the most important festival in Buddhism and people from different part of Tibet gather with prayer flag, to pray and raise the huge flagpole around Kailash Kora every year. Locals try to do best and positive thing on the ceremony. The ceremony is led by the qualified Tibetan Lama form the nearby monastery. Local people celebrate and make kora around Mount Kailash for their better life in next birth. The main celebration takes places at Tarbuche (Serchung, Kailash region) and it is on first day of Kailash kora. 

Saga Dawa Festival tour offers you a chance see and enjoy with traditional Tibetan activities like praying, dancing, chanting and worship. Furthermore, you can join with locals to pray, offer some tips and tour around monasteries.

Saga Dawa festival tour starts and end in Kathmandu. You have few days’ tour in and around Kathmandu while we apply for your visa and travel permit to enter the Tibet. You then start the tour by drive to Kerung border and spend 2 nights there to adopt the high altitude. You then travel to Mansorabar and observe the festival. You have tour to Mount Kailash is and Lake Mansarovar. The 3 days Kailash circuit is also called Kailash Kora which is spiritual walk around holy Mount Kailash and it is one of the challenging parts of the tour. You then take the same way drive back to Border then to Kathmandu to conclude the tour.

Booking the Saga dawa festival tour is available with Outfitter Nepal Treks and Expedition. The Saga dawa tour is organized in group basis. Contact us to book the tour and to have exact up to date tour/itinerary program for the tour for the next saga dawa festival tour.

Saga Dawa Festival Tour Highlights

  • You do parikrama Mansarovar Lake.
  • You visit Mount Kailash.
  • You observe Sagawasa Festivals.
  • You visit world heritage sites in Kathmandu.
  • You have sunrise from Nagarkot.
Trip Cost:
$ 3100 USD
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Duration: 16 Days
  • Grade: Moderate
  • Group Size: 02-12
  • Transportation: Private Tourist Vehicle
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Basic Lodge Accommodation
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