Nepal to Tibet

Tibet and Nepal neighbouring each other and both have very unique and charming religious cultures. Nepal is known as the kingdom of Buddhas, has old towns with thousand years’ history and trek routes which could rank as one of Asia’s greatest trekking activities. Hence a lot of tourists choose to enter Tibet after their visit in Nepal, switch their eyes from the green oxygen-rich jungles to the mysterious Tibet up onto the plateau.

The pilgrims and prostrators from across Tibet, the chanting monks, the local grannies mumbling mantras while turning the prayer wheels in hands, the shaggy cloaks of the Khampa nomads and the colorful braids and jewelry decoration on the heads of the Tibetan women. All those precious moments in Tibet will long stay with you for the rest of your life.

The permit and visa application procedures for a Tibet tour differ from entering from mainland China, and you can find the latest information on how to get to Tibet from Nepal below.

Nepal to Tibet Transports There are two ways to travel to Tibet from Nepal, and you can choose either flight or overland by car.
Nepal to Tibet Tour FAQs Here are some frequent asked questions about how to travel from Nepal to Tibet, including visa info.
Group Visa & Tibet Permit Besides Tibet Permit, foreigners need to apply for Chinese Group Visa if entering Tibet from Nepal.

Nepal to Tibet Tours by Overland

7 Days Kathmandu to Lhasa via EBC Overland Tour
7 Days Kathmandu to Lhasa via EBC Overland Tour
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7 Days Kathmandu to Lhasa without EBC Overland Tour
7 Days Kathmandu to Lhasa without EBC Overland Tour
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16 Days Nepal to Tibet Tour with Mt. Kailash & Guge Kingdom
16 Days Nepal to Tibet Tour with Mt. Kailash & Guge Kingdom
Kathmandu / Mt. Kailash / Mt. Everest / Shigatse / Lhasa
14 Days Nepal to Tibet Tour with Mt. Everest & Mt. Kailash
14 Days Nepal to Tibet Tour with Mt. Everest & Mt. Kailash
Kathmandu / Mt. Kailash / Mt. Everest / Shigatse / Lhasa

Nepal to Tibet Tours by Air

8 Days Everest Base Camp Tour
8 Days Everest Base Camp Tour
This most popular 8 days Everest Base Camp adventure tour begins in Lhasa with its historic Potala Palace and monasteries.
$800
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4 Days Holy City Lhasa Tour
4 Days Holy City Lhasa Tour
This classic 4 days city tour offers the chance for those who has tight schedule. It reveals all of the best sights, sounds, and smells of Lhasa.
$400
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7 Days Lhasa to Kathmandu Tour
7 Days Lhasa to Kathmandu Tour
7 days overland adventure tour from Lhasa to Kathmandu via Everest Base Camp. Exploring the best of Tibet from Lhasa to Nepal border.
$919
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6 Days Tibet Golden Route Tour
6 Days Tibet Golden Route Tour
Besides holy city Lhasa, this tour could take you to the “Heroic Town” Gyantse and Tibet’s second largest city Shigatse.
$699
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6 Days Lhasa & Namtso Tour
6 Days Lhasa & Namtso Tour
This tour includes significant holy sites in Lhasa, vast grasslands, snow-capped mountains and crystal Namtso Lake.
$690
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5 Days Lhasa & Yamdrok Lake Tour
5 Days Lhasa & Yamdrok Lake Tour
This tour gives experience of holy city Lhasa and one of the 3 sacred lakes in Tibet-Yamdrok Lake with stunning view of rich pasture land.
$625
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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.

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