Tibet Travel Guide, Advice and Tips

Latest highly practical Tibet Travel advice about weather, best time to visit Tibet, cost, permits, transportation, attractions, high altitude sickness, maps, etc. Check the tips and information for your traveling in Tibet.

Indians traveling in Tibet as a group tour
For Indian travelers going to Mt. Kailash and Lake Manasarovar, you will be treated as pilgrims. Only Foreign Affairs Office of TAR and Pilgrim Center can arrange your tour. We also list the transportation ways for Indian travelers to Tibet.

How can an Indian get into Tibet

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We offer various tour packages to Tibet from Malaysia.
Tibet is a holy land in West Asia, while Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy in Southeast Asia. We offer various tour packages to Tibet from Malaysia, which will give travelers forgettable travel experience.

Tibet Tour Pakage from Malaysia

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Mount Everest is situated between China and Nepal with 8848 meters high, which is the highest peak in the world.
The Internet spread "Everest scenic area permanently closed". According to official confirmation, the news is not true. And, the rumor that there is a lot of rubbish on the north slope is very absurd.
Bangkok
Taking flights to Tibet from Bangkok seems to be the greatest way to travel to Tibet for Thai people. You will not only visit holy Buddhism sites but also enjoy the unique natural scenery. Check the detailed flight info and choose your suitable one.
Flights to Tibet from Dubai
It's convenient to travel from Dubai to Tibet by plane. Flights usually take 11 or more hours in total and have two layovers at DEL Airport in New Delhi and KTM Airport in Kathmandu.
Nagchu has a harsh alpine climate with freezing winters and cool summers
An insider's guide to Nagchu, including the essential things such as shopping tips, top restaurant and some basic Nagchu travel facts like climate, transportation and its local customs beyond. Follow the expert advice to plan a wonderful Nagchu tour.
Nyingchi is also been called Switzerland in Eastern.
Nyingchi is a popular tourist destination in Tibet for its beautiful landscape. Traveling to Nyingchi by air or by land are popular ways. There're also some instructions about the transportation around Nydingchi, as well as some travel tips.
Shannan in Autumn
Generally speaking, you can visit Shannan at any time of the year. While the best time to visit shannan is from April to October. The rainy season of Shannan is from July to August.
Alien's Travel Permit
Alien's Travel Permit, also being called as PSB, is required if foreigner travelers wish to visit the territories outside Lhasa, such as Shigatse, Shannan, Nyingchi, etc.
Most people are confused by the Northern and Southern overland routes from Chengdu to Lhasa tour.
Sichuan Tibet overland Tour includes the Northern and Sourthern routes. Most people can't identify among the 2 routes. Check the overview of what you would be confronted with when you take either route and find the best one for you.
Shigatse
As the second largest prefecture in Tibet, Shigatse is one of the popular tourist destination for travelers in the world. This is a transprtation guidebook about how to get to/ from Shigatse, and how to travel around it.
Nyingchi
Located in the southeast of Tibet, Nyingchi attracts thousands of tourists from home and abroad. Weather plays an important role for your Nyingchi tour. Knowing the best time to visit is the prerequisite of planing a successful and wonderful Nyingchi travel.
Flights to Tibet from Canada
You can go to Tibet from Canada via the plane to Beijing, Hongkong, Shanghai and other mainland cities in China and take the connecting flights to Lhasa. Or you can take the connecting flights to Kathmandu which is more expensive.
Ngari is a remote region in Tibet but many travelers like to take long journey here to worship the sacred Mt.Kailash.
Ngari is a remote region in west Tibet. Currently there're two way to get to Ngari, one is to take flight, another is to drive by road. For most travelers, we recommended the 2nd way. Also, you need to prepare Tibet Travel Permit, Alien's travel Permit and military permit for your Ngari travel.
Lhasa
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.

How to plan a Tibet Nepal and Bhutan Tour

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The History of Lhasa City
Lhasa, the heart of Tibet, a tapestry of wonders and beauty, but how did this peaceful paradise came to be? Who lead to the creation of the land of the gods?

Lhasa History

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Weather in Lhasa city
Planning a trip to Lhasa? Know the weather condition before you go. Check the best time to visit Lhasa city and prepare all necessary protective gears.
Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal is a great gateway to Tibet
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

Nepal Tibet Tour

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Independent travelers cannot get tibet travel permit without a tour currently.
Some of tourists want to obtain Tibet Permits without tour while according to the regulations, it is impossible for us to help with Tibet Travel Permits for independent travelers anymore.
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Since a large number of tourists travel to Nepal every year, it is necessary to know some Nepal travel tips including how to get to Nepal, transportation, regions, food, things to do,what to pack, etc.