Tibet is certainly one of the place you just have to visit once in a lifetime. After centuries of virtual isolation Tibet is cautiously opening up to the western world. Tibet is an awesome experience, but it is not for the faint-hearted. Kathmandu provides the gate way in to Tibet. There is a direct flight to Lhasa but you can also drive from Kathmandu. There are trekking routes from Humla in Nepal to Simikot to Mount Kailash in Tibet as well. Best time to visit Tibet is from May to September.
Mt. Kailash (6714m) is the most sacred mountain in Asia. It is believed to be the physical embodiment of the mythical Mt Meru, said to be the center of the universe or ‘navel of the world’. Mt. Meru is depicted as a mandala, and its image occurs throughout both Buddhista and Hindu parts of Asia. Mt Kailas is holy to followers of four religions.
Simikot Kailash Tour is prime route linked to far western remote region of Nepal. Simikot Kailash Tour trail follows gradual climb up with mixed of cultural inhabitant areas. Along the hiking journey in lower elevation area you have lush green wish landscapes sceneries and upper valley semi-Tibetan type of vegetation zone.