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.

Nepal is known as the kingdom of the Himalayas
Nepal and Tibet are neighbors, they share the Himalayas as well as Buddhist culture. Have your Tibet tour from Nepal, you can visit two of the dreamy destinations at the same time. This tour will show you different natural sceneries, different cultures, and different people.
There's only 1 direct flight from Shanghai to Lhasa currently.
Flight information from Shanghai to Tibet. Traveling to Tibet from Shanghai by flight is a convenient and time-saving way. At present, there's only 1 flight from Shanghai to Lhasa.
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.
See the flight route from Nanjing to Lhasa on the map.
Nanjing is a fabulous tourist city with awesome historical sites. If you want to maximize your travel experience to Tibet, or find an alternative if you can't book flight ticket from Shanghai to Tibet, you may choose to fly to Lhasa from Nanjing. Check detailed flight info and FAQ.
There're 10~13 direct flights from Chongqing to Tibet everyday.
The guide of booking flight tickets from Chongqing to Tibet, including the timetable and schedules from Tibet Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Southern Airlines, West Air, Xiamen Airlines and Air China.
See the flight route from Shangri-la to Lhasa.
Shangri-La is surely a place worth visiting and had been romanticized in the popular novel "Lost Horizon". If you want to fly to Tibet from Shangri-La, it's applicable. Here are some flight info and FAQs about Shangri-La- to-Lhasa travel.
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.
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Taking a train to Lhasa from Chongqing must be an unforgettable journey. Z223 is available for passengers who plan to have a Tibet train tour. The whole distance from Chongqing to Lhasa is about 3030 kilometers and the duration time is about 35h and 30m.
 Tibet train tour from Guangzhou is convenient.
As a major city of China, Tibet train tour from Guangzhou is convenient.Train to Lhasa from Guangzhou depart every other day, having your Tibet tour by train will offer you a flexible schedule.
Chengdu is the nearest major city to Lhasa. Many travelers go to Chengdu first by international flight, then take train to Lhasa to visit this mysterious land.
Many travelers prefer to take a train from Chengdu to Lhasa as they just need to spend 36 hours for reaching Lhasa by train. Meanwhile, they also can enjoy the unique scenery of the Qinghai-Tibet plateau.
Shanghai to Lhasa train map
It is an incredible journey to travel to Lhasa from Shanghai as the train traverse eight provinces before climbing up to the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. The trip covers a total distance of 4,373km and takes around 47 hours to reach Lhasa Tibet.
Lake Yamdrok is surrounded by snow-capped mountains in February.
The Tibet weather in February is cold but the cost would be the low for your traveling in Tibet. Only a few destinations like Lhasa, Shigatse, Everest are recommended to visit.
Lake Puma Yumco in Shannan prefecture is attractive.
May is one of the best time to travel to Tibet with dry, sunny and cool weather. In May, the weather is getting warm with little rainfall, trees turn green, and flowers start to blossom.
April is one of the best time to visit Tibet.
April is a fantastic month to travel to Tibet. The climate becomes warm, but it's better for tourists to take precautions before they come to Tibet. Visiting the Potala Palace and Barkhor street could be amazing for every tourist.
Tibet Scenery
Traveling to Tibet becomes more and more popular in Britain nowadays. Great Tibet Tour lists the useful information about the flights to Tibet from UK. Hope to help British travelers find the best way to get to Tibet.
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.
More and more airlines provide flights to Tibet,  and Sichuan Airlines, Tibet Airlines, Air China, China Eastern Airlines and China Southern Airlines are best airlines to Tibet.
Major Airlines to Tibet provide the best and professional aviation services. You can take flights to tibet no matter which city you depart from in China.

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The easiest way to book flight to Tibet is to entrust your travel agent to take care of everything for you. Therefore you don't need to face the problem of being required to present your Tibet Travel Permit for booking.
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What is the best way to travel Tibet? For foreign travelers, fly to Tibet is a much better option, not only faster but most cost-effective as well, since the train tickets have to be booked in advance and overland has to be accompanied by local guide & vehicle. There are flights to Tibet from many cities of mainland China, as well as from Kathmandu, Nepal, the one and only international flight.

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