Tibet Tours for Expats
Dreaming of a visit to Tibet to see its majestic mountains, mysterious Tibetan Buddhist culture, and unique plateau landscape? Now it's your time to start exploring since Tibet reopened to expats living in China from May 9th, 2021. In this marvelous land, there are many famous monasteries such as Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Sera Monastery, Ganden Monastery, etc., the highest mountain – Everest, the most sacred mountain in Asia - Kailash, the lost civilization - Guge kingdom, and other historical sites.
As the leading Tibet tour operator based in Lhasa officially licensed by the government, Great Tibet Tour has chosen top recommended tours for expats after our careful considerations. Book one or some of them, you may have a joyful experience by exploring the authentic Tibetan culture, fascinating plateau scenery, and discovering the mystery of this land. Some travelers may have different interests to achieve their dreams of Tibet, and we are willing to use the local professional knowledge to tailor your Tibet trip according to your tastes and budget.
In addition, as we put the health and safety of our customers first during the pandemic, we will also take necessary epidemic prevention measures to ensure your worry-free trip. We look forward to seeing you in Lhasa!
Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse - EBC - Shigatse – Lhasa
This travel package is our most popular one. Tourists can see the major tourist spots in Tibet as well as all the awesome attractions, and you can spend a night at the famous Everest Base Camp to have closer contact with the great mountain.
Lhasa – Gyantse – Shigatse - EBC - Saga – Darchen - Kailash Trek - Lake Manasarovar – Zhongba - Lhatse - Shigatse - Lhasa
This tour can lead tourists to explore Tibetan culture more deeply than other packages. But it’s a challenge to tourists’ physical body, so you’d better make sure you are in a good condition to complete this pilgrimage to the holy Mt. Everest and Mt. Kailash.
This is an essential Lhasa city tour for those who visit Tibet for the first time. You will go to Potala Palace, Jokhang Template as well as other must-see places in Lhasa city and enjoy the unique charm of the holy city of the plateau. It's a good choice if you have a busy schedule.
Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse - EBC - Shigatse - Lhasa - Lake Namtso - Lhasa
This excurse involves Mt. Everest and holy Namtso Lake. In the Tibetan language, Namtso means “the lake of heaven”. You will understand the reason when you get there, as the stunning landscape is really like from heaven.
The 5-day group tour will show tourists the top three Yellow Hat Sect Monasteries in Lhasa, Drepung, Sera, and Ganden. Travelers can learn more about Gelug Buddhism, especially when visiting Ganden Monastery, which was built by the founder of the Gelugpa.
It’s a good idea to take a train to Lhasa from Beijing, not only for the cheaper price compared with flight but also for the awe-inspiring scenery along the way. The train crosses from the north to southwest of China, which shows the half splendid landscape of China.
You won't feel boring on the train as you will enjoy the changing scenery all the way. You will see Tibetan antelope, wild yak, Namtso lake, etc. After crossing the Tanggula Pass, Tibet is at your feet. Then you will travel from Lhasa to Shigatse, and enjoy the beauty on the road.