Kailash Overland Tour
The extensive area of western Tibet (Ngari prefecture) is bordered to the east by Nagchhu prefecture. To the south are India & Nepal & to the west, Kashmir. Xingjian, the autonomous region of Uighur people of China (Chinese Turkistan) lies to the north. Ngari extends 750 km from east to west, and covers approximately a quarter of the Tibet autonomous region. Its capital is Shinquanhe. Mt. Kailash is considered to be the center of the universe by Hindus, Buddhist, Jain and Bonpo and Manasrover and its flanks give birth to four great Asian rivars the Indus, Brahmaputra, Ganges and Satlej. And Guge Kingdom was originally built in 10th century. According to historical records some sixteen hereditary kings had dominated this Kingdom. The ruins cover an area of 180000 squire meters, and includes more than 300 meters chapels, 300 caves, 3 stupas. Other popular religious site are Tirthapuri & Gurugyam Monastery.