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The Mount Kailash Trek

A Trekker"s and Visitor"s Guide (A Cicerone Guide)

by Sian Pritchard-Jones

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Cicerone Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climbing & mountaineering,
  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Tibet,
  • Asia - Central

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11958307M
    ISBN 101852845147
    ISBN 109781852845148


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Pilgrims and tourists alike perform a seriously challenging kora – a walk circling a sacred site – around the base of Mount is no walk in the park – the Kailash kora is a 32 mile (52 km) trek that starts at 15,ft (m) and includes an 18,ft (m) pass. Mount Kailash is considered a holy place for people of many faiths - Buddhists, Hindus, Jains, and Bons.

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