– Lat/Long: 31.07° N 81.32° E

ChKailas – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering information

Kailas mountain guide

  • Elevation: 6714 m
  • Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
  • Best months to climb: June, July, August, September
  • Convenient center: Barga, Tibet (small lakefront village, south of the mountain)

Kailas Climbing Notes

Paul Carlile from IRELAND writes:

Kailas is not for climbing! It is sacred to the Buddhists and the Hindus. Krishna and Parvati spent 10,000 years 'in union' there after their marriage!
Beautiful peak - the navel of the world.
The kora (walk around the peak) is tough, but well worth doing, but generally impossible without yaks to act as snow ploughs.


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