With profound Buddhist culture and breathtaking landscapes, Nepal is a popular travel spot for travelers at home and abroad. Nepal together with Tibet are the paradises of tourists. Planning a Nepal Tibet Tour
you can explore the two cities all at once
Why Take a Tibet Tour from Kathmandu
1. As a close neighbor in Himalaya Range, Nepal and Tibet have much in common including the glorious Buddhism culture. And the spectacular Mount Everest situated on the border of Nepal and Tibet.
2. Also, there are some different traditions and customs between those two cities. Taking a Nepal Tibet Tour, travelers can explore the different landscape views including the high plateau views in Tibet and great valley scenery in Nepal.
3. Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal is a gateway to Tibet where there are multiple flights from Kathmandu, Nepal to Lhasa Gonggar Airport. Traveling to Tibet from Nepal by road is a great idea to seek for the stunning scenery both in Nepal and Tibet.
How to Travel to Tibet from Nepal
Taking Flight to Tibet From Nepal
Fortunately, there are direct flights to Tibet from Nepal that operated by Air China and Sichuan airline. Taking direct flights to Tibet from Nepal usually takes about 2.5 hours. Besides, you can also take the connecting flights to mainland cities of China. Then transfer from those cities to Tibet. With about 16 flights to Lhasa, Tibet, Chengdu is definitely the best transfer city to Tibet.
Traveling to Tibet from Nepal by Road
Traveling to Tibet from Nepal by land gives you an opportunity to appreciate the spectacular view of Nepal and Tibet. On the way, you may catch a glimpse of the snow-capped Mountain Everest.
How to Plan a Nepal Tibet Tour
First of all, you should decide how many days you ganna to spend on this Nepal and Tibet tour. Generally speaking, you have to take at least 4 days for your trip. While if you wanna travel overland from Nepal to Lhasa, you will need at least 7 days. If you want to explore the outside place o Lhasa, such as Mount Kailash and Mount Everest, you have to plan at least 12 days.
Secondly, you should decide what kind of tour you prefer, private tour or group tour. No matter what kind of tour you choose, it is necessary to work with a local travel agency in Tibet since the individual travel to Tibet is restricted. If you choose a group tour, you will join other people in a fixed-departure date, and share the itinerary, vehicle and tour guide, which will greatly cut down your expense.
In addition, before your Nepal Tibet tour, you should prepare the travel documents in advance. As for a Tibet tour from Nepal, you need to obtain the China Group Visa
and Tibet Entry Permit
. And you can get those two documents with the help of a local travel agency in Tibet.
How to plan a Tibet Nepal and Bhutan Tour
The Tibet, Nepal and Bhutan Tour covers three different places in one single tour which gives you an opportunity to enjoy the best sights and culture of all three places. Before you go, you should know how to plan a Tibet, Nepal and Bhutan Tour.
Legends of Top Ten Lakes in Tibet
There are numerous beautiful lakes dotted between snow-capped mountains and boundless lakes in Tibet. Here are some legends of the top ten lakes in Tibet, including Lhanag-tso Lake, Lhamo La-tso Lake, Pangong Tso Lake, etc.
Trip to Tibet
There are a large number of stunning sceneries in Tibet. It is a land that cherished by nature. Plan a trip to Tibet, you will surprise of the magnificent view of Mount Everest, and indulgent in the breathtaking view of the holy lakes.
Legend Story of Mt. Kailash
As the holiest Mountain in the world, Mt. Kailash attracts people from all over the world.It is not only because its scenery and religious unique identity，but also because there are many fantastic stories about it. Here is an interesting one.
Nagqu Horse Racing Festival
Nagqu Horse Racing Festival is the greatest annual event in northern Tibet. During festival, you can enjoy an attire feast, taste delicious Tibetan food, and enjoy singing and dancing.
Tibet Tour FAQ
The answer list of frequently asked questions such as altitude sickness, weather, accommodation, food, etc. when you plan a trip in Tibet. If your questions are not in the list, please feel free to contact us.
Top Three Holy Lakes in Tibet
Top Three Holy Lakes in Tibet, Namtso, Manasarovar and Yamdroktso. The lakes in Tibet have a distinct charm that is different with other lakes on the planet, not only because of the high altitude, but also the religious overtones. Waters are the origin of life, especially when facing the extremely b