How to get to Tibet

Overview As everybody knows, Tibet is located on the Tibetan Plateau. So, in some ways, Tibet seems to be unreachable. In fact, with the development of the tourism in Tibet, there are many ways for travelers from all over the world to get to Tibet. How to get to Tibet from Nepal From Nepal to Tibet, you are required to apply for China Group Visa at China embassy in Nepal even if you have had China Visa already. So if you enter Tibet from Nepal, you don’t need to apply for the China Visa in advance in your home country. …

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Tips for Xining Tibet Train Tour

Overview The highlights of Tibet Travel not only include the amazing sights in Tibet such as Potala Palace, the Jokhang Temple, Namtso Lake but also include the scenery along the famous Qinghai-Tibet Railway. There are eight available cities for travelers to take the train to Lhasa. These are Chengdu, Xining, Shanghai, Xian, Beijing, Chongqing, Lanzhou, and Guangzhou. Xining is considered the best destination for travelers to take a train to Lhasa. Because the highlight of Qinghai-Tibet Railway starts from Xining. How to plan a Xining Tibet Train Tour? Here is the timetable of the train from Xining to Lhasa. Train …

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Budget Xi’an to Lhasa Tour

Start your budget tibet tour from Xián by train or discounted flight.

Xi’an is one the most popular destinations for tourism in China. Famous for the largest ancient city wall left from the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), the ancient drum and bell towers, Xi’an attracts the world’s attention. With more than 5 billion tourists from all over the world every year, Xi’an is now becoming an international arrival center. If you want to book a budget Xi’an Tibet Tour, this article is just to your taste. With no direct flight from many western countries, you can firstly board a plane to Xi’an and then transfer to Tibet by train. You can stay in Xi’an for …

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How to Plan a Budget Tibet Tour

It is possible to travel to Tibet on a low budget even there are various expenses.

It is possible to travel to Tibet on a low budget even there are various expenses? The cost can be cut down from several ways such as the transportation, accommodation, the food and the number of travelers in your tour. By train instead of a plane In order to travel to Tibet on a low budget, the first thing is to cut down the fee on the transportation. That means you’d better take a train to Tibet instead of flight. Taking a train to Tibet, you will see amazing scenery which you will miss by flight. You will spend more …

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The cost of traveling to Tibet

The cost of traveling to Tibet is is considered much costlier than any other place in the world.

The most important question that arises from virtually all travelers before visiting Tibet deals greatly with the cost. To most, taking a trip to Tibet is considered much costlier than any other place in the world. Obviously, there are many sets of rules guiding international travel and they play prominent roles in the determination of the cost of travel around to Tibet and around. Some of the rules and regulations regarding the international travel that plays the prominent role in affecting the sudden skyrocketing cost of traveling to Tibet are highlighted as follows: Independent tour is eliminated: As part of …

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Budget Tibet Tour

Famous as the “third pole of the world”, Tibet located on Tibetan Plateau with an average altitude of 4,000 meters above sea level. More and more international travelers want to explore this mysterious land, but travel in Tibet is more expensive than in other cities of China. However, there’s also the opportunity to have a budget Tibet tour. We offer group tour packages to make a Tibet tour affordable. Covers a massive area, Tibet is huge. If you travel by yourself, the cost of driver and vehicle is a big amount. For example, travel from Lhasa to Everest Base Camp …

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Budget Shanghai to Lhasa train tour

This budget Tibet train tour from Shanghai to Lhasa is a wonderful way to explore Tibet in a short time. There is another super highlight—the Tibet Train, the world’s highest train ride from Shanghai to Lhasa across the 5200-meter high mountain pass amidst the grand vistas of the surreal mountain range and uniquely shaped Tibetan Landscape. It would be the dream of any tourists from any land. Day 1: Board the Train to Lhasa from Shanghai It’s at 19:16 that the T164/165 train to Lhasa from Shanghai sets off.Please be sure to arrive at the train station at least 1 hour before the …

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Budget Chengdu Tibet train tour

Chengdu is one of the most popular city to go to Tibet from. You can spend one day in Chengdu to visit pandas and Chengdu City before heading to Lhasa by train which is the best transportation to view the landscape on the way. On this budget train tour, you will pass the sparsely populated Kekexili Nature reserve in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau; see wild animals through the train window; enjoy the breathtaking natural beauty of Plateau lakes along the way. Welcome to the hometown of Giant Panda! Upon arriving at the airport/train station, you will be met by your local tour …

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Budget Everest Base Camp Tour

Budget Everest Base Camp Tour begins from Kathmandu with a breathtaking flight over the snow-capped mountains of Mt Everest, Kanchenjunga, and Mt Makalu once you leave Nepal. This one of the highest overland group tours to Tibet Everest base camp via Lhasa is good for you if you not get used to adapting high altitude before but the great opportunity to be at the world’s highest base camp, Tibet Everest Base Camp, is by driving overland in a short time. This group tour starts from Lhasa with 3 nights stay in Lhasa and visit Lhasa surrounding and its interesting places such as Jokhang Temple and  Potala …

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Budget Everest and Namtso Tour

Mt. Everest is ranked the highest mountain in the world and it attracts thousands of visitors each year. Namtso lake is the second largest salted one after Qinghai’s Kokonor. Tibetans consider it to be one of four sacred deity lakes. Regardless of its popularity, we manage our budget Tibet tours to show you the best of Everest and Namtso lake as the locals see it.   Day 1: Arrive at Lhasa Upon arrival at Lhasa Airport or train station, you will be met by our guide and transferred to the hotel at the center of the old city. You can walk around Barkhor street …

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