TIBET the "Roof of the World" was the mystical land jealously guarded and isolated from the rest of the world for centuries. Tibet tour today is considerably easier, but the sense of adventure still remains. Tours to Tibet have become very popular due to improved infrastructure and ease of restrictions. Travelers will find Lhasatours one of the most remarkable adventures. Religion has inspired centuries of extraordinary art, and architecture serving as the cornerstone of its unique culture. Mere picture cannot convey the magnificent sights on a tourto Tibet.
Flights to Tibet into Lhasa began operation in 1965 from Chendu and Beijing. Today there are many Lhasa tours originating from major destinations in the world. Flying to Lhasa from Kathmandu is one of most fascinating tripswith breathtaking view of Mt. Everest and other Himalayan peaks. Overland Tibet tours into Lhasa take several grueling days of travel from Kathmandu.In July of 2006 the first Train to Tibet from Golmud to Lhasa made its maiden voyage across the Qinghai-Tibet plateau. It is the worldâ€™s highest train line reaching a maximum elevation of 16,600 ft and a marvelous engineering feat of our age. Tours to Tibet is an experience of a lifetime.
Anyone taking tour to Tibet must have a valid Chinese visa and a Tibet permit toentry Tibet. When you fly to Lhasa you will need to show the permit when you check in at the airport. You can apply for your Chinese visa on your own and to facilitate easy processing it is best not mention that you intend to travel to Tibet as this may delay theprocedure. When you book with us we will help you take care of all the formalities.
Normal travel season to Tibet is from May to September, and the good time to visit is in the summer months when the weather is warm. Tours to Tibet can be demanding so before embarking be prepared physically for high altitude conditions. Please refer to our travel guide to Tibet for more information on Tibet tours please contact us for further assistance.