Lipulekh Pass also known as Lipu-Lekh Pass/Qiangla or Tri-Corner is a high altitude mountain pass situated in the western Himalayas with height of 5,334 metre. It is an International mountain pass between India, China, and Nepal. It is used by pilgrims to reach Kailas and Manasorvar and has been in use since ancient times by traders and pilgrims.
Nepal recently released the new revised political and administrative map depicting Kalapani, Limipiydhura and Lipulekh bordering with India and China in the northwest corner. The new map includes the villages Gunji, Nabhi and Kuti lying in Limpiyadhura, Lipulekh and Kalapani.
Note: The itinerary presented below is a proposed itinerary. This could further change if case Nepal Government starts trekking route development to Lipulekh Pass.
Upon your arrival at Kathmandu international airport, our representative will meet and welcome you to Nepal and then you will be transferred to the hotel. Once you finish the check-in procedure, you can rest and relax at the hotel. After a short rest, we take you on a short Thamel tour which is the main tourist hub in Kathmandu to make you familiar with some good restaurants, ATMs, money changer, Supermarket, gear shop and other necessary things you might need for your trip. After a short explore you will be taken to our office for a trip briefing meeting. Overnight in the hotel.
If your arrival is late today, this tour and trip briefing will be shifted for tomorrow.
After having breakfast we will proceed for the sightseeing.
Pashupatinath Temple: It is a most famous Hindu temple devoted to Lord Shiva, located beside the Bagmati River. One of the most significant temples for the Hindu devotees around the world and the UNESCO site. The golden pagoda style temple is richly carved with silver doors. On the day of Shivaratri, a big fair is held around the month of February/March.
Boudhanath stupa: One of the biggest Stupas in the world is located on the east in Kathmandu. It stands with four pairs of eyes in the four prime directions, keeping watch for virtuous behavior and human success. King Man Deva at the advice of the Goddess Mani Jogini had built this remarkable Stupa. The Stupa resembles the Mahayana philosophy. After back from the tour you have some time for rest and prepare your gear and so on. Overnight in the hotel.
Today we will walk around the local town in Kathmandu to experience the historical, cultural, and spiritual affluence to unveil the social and historical mysteries view the artistic Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour to capture the snaps of the centuries-old monuments and historical crafts in Kathmandu city. We explore the Local market of Ason, glass beads market at Indrachowk, oldest supermarket at New Road, Kilagal, and Hidden Stupa, etc. Then we walk to Kathmandu Durbar Square. The most unique experience in the square is the visit to the temple of the living goddess “Kumari”. Durbar square walking tour will be a perfect mixture of culture, history, art, architecture and traditional values prevalent in Kathmandu valley. Overnight at the Hotel.