Tibet Travel Tips

Practical Tibet Travel Tips and Advices 2018

Practical Tibet Travel Tips by Local Insider

With these informative and practical Tibet travel tips, your travel reservation becomes much easier. You will get the most important information which we categorized as before and after your booking, and the ways of getting to Tibet.

Before your Booking

Before your booking, you need to know local Tibet travel policy 

Are you allowed to travel freely in Tibet? The answer is not “No” and not “Yes”. It totally depends whether your travel is in Lhasa or outside of Lhasa. How can you enter to Tibet from China or from Nepal? What documents will you need? How to apply and how soon can you get? Just follow local tourism insider and we help you make all things simple and easy.

During your Tibet Travel

During your Tibet travel, stay healthy, stay in touch with your beloved and do like a local

Since you are in Tibet now. Your Tibetan guide and driver will be taking good care of your whole trip. And further more your Tibet trip advisor will be in touch with you instantly in case of need. And what you need to do is stay healthy and stay in touch with your beloved, and do like a local, enjoy the Tibetan tour with our agency.

After your Tibet tour booking

After your Tibet Tour Deposit Payment done, what we will do.

After you pay a deposit for the tour confirmation, Tibet Travel Expert Team will begin all the contracted service items booking step by step according to the local permits application policy. In the mean time we will arrange air ticketing, train ticketing, hotel, guide, vehicle arrangements and be sure all arrangements are in good control before your arrival.

There are three ways to enter Tibet-You can come here by train, flight or car!

Ways of Getting to and from Tibet

It is much easier to get to Tibet nowadays than before. There are a number of ways to get there, more than 15 flights every day from inner China, Kathmandu, and you can also choose to take the Tibet train from Xi’ning, Beijing, Shanghai, Xi’an, Chengdu, Guangzhou or Chongqing etc. Additionally travelers can enter Tibet by overland driving from Shangrila (Yunnan),Golmud (Qinghai), Sichuan and Kathmandu Nepal.

Flights to and from Tibet

Lhasa Airport

How can I get to Tibet easily? For overseas visitors from far away, flying to Tibet is by no means difficult. In fact it is quite easy as flying into Tibet is very much faster than any other ground transports and one can save more time to explore Tibet.

Train to and from Lhasa


Taking Qinghai Tibet train travel is probably once a lifetime experience for westerners. Since its completion in early 2006, the railway has become an increasingly popular Tibet tour option that offers stunning views of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau.

Get to Tibet by Car


Want to take overland trip to Tibet by car? In Tibet, there are 5 main highways which are “bridges” between Inner mainland China and Nepal. They are the highways between Tibet and Nepal, Xinjiang, Qinghai, Sichuan and Yunnan Province.

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