Is it a good idea to stay overnight near Namtso Lake? It is a question frequently asked by many travellers. As a local Lhasa travel agent, it is hard for us to give you a simple YES or NO answer because we’ve heard very conflicting feedbacks from our clients — Some say to stay overnight near Namtso Lake is heaven, totally worth it. Others complaint and call it a terrible

Where Foreign Travelers Receive Their Tibet Travel Permits and How to Use Them Well as is known to all that all foreign travelers need accurate Tibet travel permits to explore Tibet legally. This post helps answers where the travelers receive their Tibet permits and how they will use them. Every foreign traveler that is planning an adventure to Tibet will need to work carefully with a local tour agency, as

Lhasa Railway Station, located in Niu New Area of Doilungdeqen District, is the largest station in Tibet, as well as the end station of Tibet Railway. Because Lhasa Railway Station is at altitude of 3600 meters it becomes one of highest railway stations in the world. It is about 8 kilometers (5 miles) away from Potala Palace, which will totally take visitors about 25-30 minutes by road. According to local

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

Guan Yu Temple-The Mystery of Lord  in Lhasa Little has known that there is a temple for the red-faced Lord Guan Yu in Lhasa (拉萨磨盘山关帝庙), who is a famous Han general from the Three Kingdoms periods (220-280). Temple of Guan Yu is located on top of Mopan Mountain, on west of Lhasa. It was built in the fifty-seventh year of Qianlong Period (1792), by General Fu Kangan, and named it

Tibet Ngari Mt. Kailash Region Tourist Attractions – West Tibet Highlights Travel Are you still looking for Tibet tourists attractions in Ngari prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR)? Nagri is about 1800 km to the far northwest of Lhasa, capital city of Tibet. And there are so much to explore. Fore example, you may have heard the famous Mt. Kailash, Holy Lake Manasarovar, Mysterious Guge Kingdom, some authentic Tibetan country villages

The original Barkor Mani Lhakhang include a pair of prayer-wheel temples on the northern stretch of the Barkor in Lhasa. Mani Lhakhang, is a chapel that houses a huge prayer wheel set almost continuously in motion. To the right of the building is the grandiose entrance of the former city jail and dungeons, known as the Nangtse Shar. Within few minutes walking from Jokhang Temple, please follow your Tibetan guide

what is the Tibet travel permits cost As you may already know that all foreign travelers must have Tibet travel permits to enter and travel in Tibet legally, here you may ask how much the Tibet travel permits cost is. Here let local Tibet travel expert service answer you the question. Tibet Travel Permits Price Reference Many Tibet travel advertisements on google Ad words say that “Tibet Travel Permit 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 is not allowed in temporally. But on Feb.20, all Tibet travel agencies here in Lhasa received positive news which says that Jokhang Temple has a rest

Are you still looking for Tibet tourists attractions in Nyingchi prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR)? Nyingchi (the township is called “Bayi”) is about 410 km to the east of Lhasa, capital city of Tibet. And there are so much to explore. Before you go, maybe you will have the questions about travelling to Nyingchi like this: What are the names of the famous attractions? How much is the Nyingchi tourists