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Tibet Travel Tips

It is worthwhile to take a Tibet tour because it's a once-in-a-life journey and it will take you to witness the masterpiece of Nature.
Tibet is worthwhile to take a tour because of its breathtaking views. You also have a chance to indulge yourself in the profound Buddhist Culture. Here we listed something you need to know before your Tibet tour by choosing proper route, time, packing, etc.
Holy mountain Kailash
Climbing Mount Kailash is supposed to be a dream for climbers, however, no one has ever summited Mount Kailash. Is mount Kailash unclimbable? Here're mysterious events and religious legends of Mount Kailash that might give you the answer.
Visit Tibet
A visit to Tibet can be an amazing experience with proper planning. Here we list all things you need to know before traveling to Tibet, such as what documents to prepare, when to visit, how to get to Tibet, what to see, how much it costs, etc.

How to Visit Tibet?

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The summit of Everest looks like a lion.
Can you believe that Mount Everest is NOT the tallest mountain on the earth and Mount Everest is older than the Himalayas? What is the real height of Mount Everest? What's more, Mt Everest keeps growing. Find out more interesting facts about Mount Everest.
Natural scenery in Tibet
Many people may ask the question - 'How beautiful is Tibet?' well, the 20 pictures will give you the answer and inspire you to travel to Tibet. Check the images of the highest mountain, Tibetan monastery, local people, natural scenery, devout pilgrims and more.
Mount Kailash trekking tour
What to pack for your Mt.Kailash trekking tour? You don't have to carry all the items for the 3 days Kailash trek. Here's the list you might need such as clothes, medicines, skin protection, sleeping bags, and so on.
Great Tibet Tour would like to introduce the most sacred lakes in Tibet for you. Some of them are famous for their breathtaking beauty, and some of them are famous for their mysterious culture background.
friendship highway
Friendship Highway (also known as the China-Nepal highway) is the only international highway in Tibet up to now. After the line was opened to traffic in 1965, countless tourists travel from Lhasa to Kathmandu or vice versa.
Nathu La pass is the open trading border posts between India and China
Tibet is located in the southwest of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, and neighbors India, Myanmar, Nepal, Bhutan, Kashmir, and other regions, with a 4000km+ borderline.
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Kham is one of the 3 main traditional regions of Tibet, along with Ü‑Tsang region and the Amdo region. Kham includes parts of Sichuan, Tibet, Yunnan, and Qinghai Provinces. People who live in this region are Khampa. See more about Kham Tibet culture and customs.


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Tibet scenery
Discover the 8 reasons why you should visit Tibet, including the breathtaking natural landscapes, unique and mysterious history and culture, a spiritual center, etc. Its unspoiled landscapes and natural beauty should be enough to prod you to book a trip to Tibet.

8 Top Reasons to Visit Tibet

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The Himalayas
The highest mountain in Tibet is Mt. Everest - the main peak of the Himalayas. As the roof of the world, 26 of the 100 highest mountains in the world clustered in Tibet. We have specially listed the highest and famous mountains with photos and travel tips.
Philippine scenery
For tourists from Philippines to Tibet, you can either fly to mainland China or to Kathmandu, Nepal first then get to Tibet. The best option is via mainland China. No direct flight from Philippines to Kathmandu currently.
Tibet's landscape is so diverse and impressive that it's worth a visit. You will see magnificent mountains, beautiful plateau lakes, mysterious monasteries, wild western barren, etc. All these present the utmost beautiful scenery in Tibet.
Scenery in Xiamen
If you are going to travel to Tibet from Xiamen, you need to know there's no direct train or flight. You may transit from other transport hubs like Guangzhou, Chengdu, Kunming, etc. Check the related train/flight schedule and price, find your desired tour route.
travel to tibet from spain
There're two ways to travel to Tibet for tourists from Spain. One is to get through gateway cities in mainland China with your China Visa. Another way is to enter Tibet from Kathmandu, Nepal with your China Group Visa, as well as your Tibet Travel Permit.
Scenery of Frankfurt.
Travelers can fly from major cities of Germany like Frankfurt and Munich to China such as Beijing, Chengdu, Shanghai, Hongkong, and Guangzhou then get to Tibet by flight and/or train. You also can travel to Tibet via Kathmandu, Nepal, then get to Lhasa by land/flight.
Everest Base Camp
An ultimate guide about how to get to Everest Base Camp in Nepal and Tibet seperately. Learn about the EBC trekking route, transportation means, travel durations, and more details.
Traveling from Nepal to Tibet is a great way to enjoy the profound Buddhist culture and breathtaking Himalayan landscapes. Currently, you can go to Tibet from Kathmandu by plane or by road. For a safer and better experience, we recommend our customers fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa.
Along EBC trekking route
How to travel to Everest Base Camp from Kathmandu? If you are going to EBC in Nepal, you are recommended to fly to Lukla then trek to EBC. If you are going to EBC in Tibet, you can fly to Lhasa then drive to EBC or drive to EBC from Kathmandu directly.

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