Tibet Travel Advice

Tibet Travel Tips by Month

Travelling to Tibet can be arranged all year around. Though from April to October is generally considered the best time for Tibet travel, different seasons have different scenery. Check the highlights of Tibet in each month and get well prepared for this amazing trip!

Travel to Tibet in January Travel to Tibet in January Tibet can be visited in January, and you’ll enjoy a less crowded tour with lower cost.
Travel to Tibet in February Travel to Tibet in February February is the month Tibetan New Year falls into, celebrate the festival with locals.
Travel to Tibet in March Travel to Tibet in March March is the most beautiful month for Nyingchi, don’t miss the peach blossom gala.
Travel to Tibet in April Travel to Tibet in April You can visit Namtso Lake from April, and Everest Base Camp can be an option too!
Travel to Tibet in May Travel to Tibet in May May is considered the best time to view the mighty Everest, neither cold nor rainy!
Travel to Tibet in June Travel to Tibet in June The month of Saga Dawa Festival, good time to do the Mt. Kailash pilgrimage tour.
Travel to Tibet in July Travel to Tibet in July Summer vacation is coming, enjoy a family tour in Tibet, and get closer to nature!
Travel to Tibet in August Travel to Tibet in August The famous Shoton Festival held in August, immerse yourself in the cultural feast!
Travel to Tibet in September Travel to Tibet in September Grab the last chance to travel to Tibet in high season before the weather gets cold.
Travel to Tibet in October Travel to Tibet in October Rainy season ends, and it’s great time to take the overland tour from Tibet to Nepal.
Travel to Tibet in November Travel to Tibet in November Winter season begins, you’ll have the stunning view of the snow-capped mountains.
Travel to Tibet in December Travel to Tibet in December Enjoy a different winter scenery in Tibet, a merry Christmas on the roof of the world!
How to Travel from China to Nepal How to Travel from China to Nepal
Nepal and China are two neighboring countries with convenient transports to reach each side. In this article, you’ll find detailed information on how to travel from China to Nepal by different ways.
How to Travel from United States of America to Tibet How to Travel from United States of America to Tibet
There is no direct flight from America to Tibet but it is easy to fly to a city in China first and then transfer to Tibet or fly to Kathmandu Nepal and then fly or travel overland to Tibet. Here you can find direct flight options from all 7 regions of America to Tibet.
How to Travel from Nepal to China How to Travel from Nepal to China
Nepal and China are two neighboring countries with convenient transports to reach each side. In this article, you’ll find detailed information on how to travel from Nepal to China by different ways.
How to Travel from Xinjiang to Tibet How to Travel from Xinjiang to Tibet
It is applicable to travel from Xijiang to Tibet by flight, train or 4WD van. Although the most famous way is traveling overland by van from Kashgar to Lhasa, taking a flight or train will be less expensive and more comfortable.
How to Travel from Xining to Tibet How to Travel from Xining to Tibet
Xining is the capital city of Qinghai Province, which is Tibet’s neighbor to the north. Now flying, taking a train journey or a road trip are both feasible ways to travel from Xining to Tibet. Below follows the guide to the three ways of traveling from Xining to Tibet.
How to Travel from Chengdu to Tibet How to Travel from Chengdu to Tibet
Chengdu is the largest transport hub in China’s Southwest and has the busiest airline routes into Tibet. Besides, the train and the overland trip from Chengdu to Tibet are also convenient. Read on to have a glimpse of the three means of traveling from Chengdu to Tibet.
How to Travel from Xi'an to Tibet How to Travel from Xi'an to Tibet
Compared with other gateway cities, Xi‘an is within a relatively shorter distance from Tibet, either flying or a train journey can be budget friendly and also fast. Let‘s quickly run over the info on the transport and some travel guide to Xi’an.
How to Travel from Chongqing to Tibet How to Travel from Chongqing to Tibet
The two main ways of traveling from Chongqing to Tibet is taking the Z223 train to Lhasa, or choosing a flight into Lhasa. Let’s begin with the facts and guides on the transport options and how to enjoy the time in Chongqing before leaving for Tibet.
How to Travel from Guangzhou to Tibet How to Travel from Guangzhou to Tibet
Guangzhou is one of the eight gateway cities of inland China to Tibet. Taking a flight or train from Guangzhou to Lhasa, are the two main ways into Tibet. Let’s just get on with the info on the transport and what we can see and do in Guangzhou.
How to Travel from Lanzhou to Tibet How to Travel from Lanzhou to Tibet
Traveling from Lanzhou to Tibet is a popular choice for many tourists. After Xining, Lanzhou is the gateway city within the second shortest distance from Tibet. So, you could read on to know a bit more about Lanzhou and see the convenience it can offer for traveling to Tibet.
How to Travel from Shanghai to Tibet How to Travel from Shanghai to Tibet
Shanghai has provided one of China's busiest transport service, from the international and domestic flights, to the multiple trains. Traveling from Shanghai to Tibet is easy in whichever means of transport now. Let’s go over the details on how to go from Shanghai to Tibet.
How to Travel from Beijing to Tibet How to Travel from Beijing to Tibet
There are two main modes of transport from Beijing to Lhasa: air transport and train transport. Each have their advantages and disadvantages. Here follows the relevant facts and tips about traveling from Beijing to Tibet.
How to Travel to Tibet from China How to Travel to Tibet from China
You can get to Tibet by flight, train or car. In this article, you’ll find the details on how to travel from inland China to Tibet with each option.
Basic Info about North Everest and North Everest Base Camp Basic Info about North Everest and North Everest Base Camp
We're here to sort out the details about the North Face of Mount Everest and give our advice on traveling to North Everest. Read on to know more about North Everest and North Everest Base Camp.
Tips for Tibet Photography Tour Tips for Tibet Photography Tour
To restate the uniqueness and harshness of Tibet’s plateau climate, may give the visitors a basic idea about what to prepare for the photography tour. And some extra surprise that shooting in Tibet can provide you may bring a smile to your lips. Details are as follows.
Guidebooks for Tibet Travel Guidebooks for Tibet Travel
There are hundreds of guidebooks for Tibet travel, and we selected some good ones below to help you make the travel plan. Speaking of Tibet travel guide books, of course the most famous one is Lonely Planet.

Performances and Entertainments at Lhasa Night Performances and Entertainments at Lhasa Night
Tibet Travel Information-This page introduces some traditional Tibetan dance performances and entertainments in Lhasa.
Airports of Tibet Airports of Tibet
This page introduces the airports in Tibet and the options of taking flight into Tibet.
Road Transportation to Tibet Road Transportation to Tibet
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Tibetan Medicine Tibetan Medicine
Tibet Travel Information-Tibetan Medicine Introduction.
The Root of Tibetan Medicine The Root of Tibetan Medicine
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Tibetan Medical Tradition Tibetan Medical Tradition
Tibet Travel Tips-This pages introduces Traditional Tibetan medicine.
Tips for Photography in Tibet Tips for Photography in Tibet
Here are some helpful tips for travelers with a hope of photography in Tibet.
Best Time to Go Best Time to Go
Tibet weather, best time to travel to Tibet, average temperature of different areas in Tibet, and Tibet climate facts.
Plugs and Sockets in Tibet Plugs and Sockets in Tibet
Before packing for your tour, it’s necessary to understand the electricity in China (Tibet), its plug and socket system as well.