Yarchen Gar lies 400km west of Chengdu, in the old Tibetan province of Kham, and currently in Pelyul County, Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, in Sichuan province, China. Yarchen Gar is open to foreigners all time, unlike Larung Gar in Sertar which is at present closed to foreigners. Also known as Yaqên Orgyän Temple, Yarchen Gar lies in an isolated valley 4000m above sea level in Sichuan, China. It is associated with

There is an old saying in China. It is better to travel ten thousand miles than to read ten thousand books. Travel can be an enlightening and eye-opening experience for children of all ages. Especially so for an exotic place like Tibet.  Its cultural, environment, and language are very different from where you are from. There are new foods, new people, experience and sights, not to mention quality family time.

      Tibet Travel Alert! Due to incremental weather in the Himalayan ranges during the monsoon season, several landslides have taken place in the past week on the only pass way connecting Nepal and Tibet. The most severe damage has appeared in close proximity to the Nepal-Tibet border. Many travelers have to arrange temporary stay in the near by Syabrubesi town on the Nepalese side, and Gyirong town on

Many travel Tibet to immerse themselves in a place drastically different than the one they come from. As any traveler knows, the norms of day-to-day life vary drastically around the world. Whether it be using public transportation or ordering food at a restaurant, navigating these differences can be challenging! While many of these challenges lead to fun filled adventures, when it comes to accessing or using money no one wants

Tibet has not issued Tibet permit for Norwegians since 2010. It has been about 8 years since Norwegians been banned from Tibet travel steaming from the Nobel Peace Prize being awarded to Chinese dissident by Norwegian Nobel Committee. Over the years, there has been guessing & expecting over the reopening of Tibet to Norwegians, but up until now (10 April 2018), Norwegians are still banned from Tibet. However, there is

Starting from May 1, 2018, Yamdroktso Lake ticket price will increase from CNY 40 to CNY 120 per person. This is 3 times more expensive than before. As a result, this will affect the prices of our futures tour that include Yamdroktso Lake. At an altitude of 4441 meters, Yamdroktso Lake is one of the three holy lakes of Tibet. It is also the closest one to Lhasa among them.

How to Use Tibet Travel Permit for Foreign Travelers Well as is known to all that all foreign travelers need accurate Tibet travel permit to explore Tibet legally. This post helps answers how to use Tibet travel permit for foreign travelers. No foreign travelers can travel Tibet independently. Every foreign traveler that is planning an adventure to Tibet will need to work carefully with a local tour agency. A tour

As a local Tibet travel agency of more than 14 years of experience, one of the most frequent questions we receive from our guests is: why is traveling in Tibet so expensive? There is no simple answer to this question, and we are not even sure if such indictment is true. However, we do understand that Tibet is not the most budget friendly travel destination in the world. There is

Jokhang Temple Will Be Reopen to Public after Fire Here is the latest update from Tibet Tourism Bureau, Lhasa, Capital city of Tibet. After the previous fire hitting Jokhang Temple on Feb.17,2018, Jokhang Temple attracts worldwide travelers attention. Due to the inconvenience, Jokhang Temple temporally closed its door to visitors. But on Feb.20, all Tibet travel agencies here in Lhasa received positive news which says that Jokhang Temple has a

Are you still looking for attractions in Lhasa which you really want to see? Here local Tibet travel Expert Service team introduces all the 46 tourists attractions. In the table below, you can find all the names of the attractions in Lhasa, and the tickets fee reference. You can also email us directly to learn about what to see in Lhasa. Top Tibet Lhasa Attractions and Entrance Tickets Prices Lhasa