Here’s the first in a series of videos on preparing for a Mt Kailash trek in Central Tibet — which includes preparing to visit Lhasa and Everest Base Camp — since you usually visit both of them on the way. The first video focuses on giving you some general guidelines on how far in advance you need to prepare the various stages of your trip — from international flights to special permits. Please share your own experience with these timelines. None of this is set in stone!
Mt Kailash Trek Prep #1: Timelines for Planning your Trip
Here are some general guidelines about how long it may take you to prepare your trip.
#2: Staying Healthy at Altitude
This is a second of a series of videos walking you through the process of planning a trip for Tibet’s famous Mount Kailash.
#3: Setting up a 30 Day Itinerary
Here’s the third in a series of videos on preparing for a trip to Mt. Kailash in Central Tibet — which includes preparing to visit Lhasa and Everest Base Camp — since you visit both of them on the way.
#4: Booking Hotels In Mainland China for Tibet Trip
This one focuses on researching and choosing hotels in mainland China on your way in and out of Tibet. Here Yolanda talks about how to research and book hotels in Xining and Chengdu.
#5: Focus on the Altitude Medication Diamox
This video focuses on the altitude sickness medication call Diamox. We talk about the current recommended dosages, when to start and stop taking it, and a few tips about it. (This is not medical advice! Please see your doctor for advice about Diamox.)
#6: Booking Hotels inside Tibet
This is the 6th in a series of videos preparing you for a trip to Mt. Kailash in Tibet. This one focuses on choosing and booking hotels inside Tibet. Here Yolanda talks about how to book your hotels with a focus on getting good Tibetan-owned ones.
Today is about what to pack for your Mt Kailash trek and trip.
Last updated: January 13, 2019 at 9:07 am