Explore the featured highlights of Beijing (Great Wall & Forbidden City), Xi’an (Terracotta Warriors), Chengdu (Pandas & Hot Pot), enjoy the winding cruise of Yangtze River, and meet the devout pilgrims on the holy land of Lhasa. You’ll discover the diverse beauties of the country.
Travelling to Tibet from inland China has always been easy when it comes to both policy and transport. Since Tibet is an autonomous region of China, foreign travelers only need a Chinese visa and a Tibet permit to enter the region from gateway cities of inland China. These cities are also popular domestic tourist destinations with plenty of economical flight and train options to Tibet. So, why not try our one-stop China-Tibet tour package and explore these different cultures during the same trip? It’ll be an experience you won’t forget.
Getting to Tibet is accessible by flights, trains or overland from several major hubs within inland China. Direct daily flights to Lhasa are available from more than ten cities throughout the country, including Beijing, Shanghai, Xi’an, Chengdu, etc. By train, all options passing by Xining will ensure that you don’t miss the spectacular landscapes on the Tibetan Plateau along the way. Traveling overland to Tibet is another way to discover this region at your own pace. Read more information on how to travel to Tibet from inland China.
All foreign tourists are required to get a Tibet Tourism Bureau (TTB) permit for visiting Tibet. Furthermore, an Alien Travel Permit is additionally needed for the trip to Everest Base Camp, as well as a Military Permit for the trip to Mt. Kailash or other sensitive border areas. All the permits will be organized by travel agencies on our side as part of our service, and the permit application process generally takes 15-20 work days depending on different routes of your Tibet tour. You can see more details below.