How to Travel to Tibet for Solo Travelers

Our customers are visiting at Jokhang Temple

Our customers are visiting at Jokhang Temple

Are you a solo traveler who is planing a trip to Tibet? If yes, this blog is good for you to read.

How to travel to Tibet?
Firstly, you need find a reliable local Tibet travel agency to help you apply for your Tibet Entry Permit from Tibet Tourism Bureau, such as Tibet Vista. Usually, it need be applied for 20 days in advance, including application process time and original permit mailing time. So, try to contact us and send your enquiry more than 20 days in advance in order to get your Tibet permits in time.

Secondly, you need choose one method of entering to Tibet. On the internet, you can find the three main way to Tibet:

1) Go to Tibet by Train – the cheapest and the most rewarding way to Tibet. Nowadays, you can take train from Beijing, Shanghai, Xining, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Chongqing, Xian, Lanzhou, etc.

2) Go to Tibet by Flight – the most convenient way to Tibet. At present, you can take direct flights to Lhasa from Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Shangri-La, Kunming, Guangzhou, Chongqing, Xian, Xining and Kathmandu in Nepal.

3) Go to Tibet by overland – the most spectacular view and definitely worth a try, though the most expensive way to Tibet. Recently, you can drive on the road of Qinghai-Tibet Highway, Xinjiang-Tibet Highway and Nepal-Tibet Highway, and in the near future, you can drive from Sichuan to Tibet and Yunnan to Tibet.

How to arrange the itinerary for solo Travelers?
As a solo travelers to Tibet, when you are considering your trip or discussing with your travel agency, you firstly consider the travel service fee, including hotel supplement, car renting, tour guide. If you can find some buddies to join you, you can share the service fee with them. It is really a good choice. Usually, you are advised to find your buddies in some travel forum or send you enquiry to a travel agency and ask them to help you find buddies on your travelling date. Read this blog about: How to Find Reliable Travel Buddies to Tibet.

However, there is another choice that you can join a small group tour in the fixed departure date. Of course, you need choose a big local tour company, like Tibet Vista, who have more 10 Tibet group tours with tens of travelling date in a year for your choosing. In the Tibet small group tour, you will not enjoy the relatively lower price, you can also make several friends with other countries and get help from them. These group tours are specially designed and cover varied themes and highlights of Tibet.

So if you’re ready to an Adventure Tour to Tibet

1.) enjoy the mind-blowing Himalayas

2.) trek to the foot of Mt. Everest, the world’s summit

3.) explore mysterious Tibetan Buddhism

4.) appreciate the beauty of holy Tibetan lakes

5.) experience divine kora around holy Mt. Kailash

6.) witness exotic Tibetan culture

7.) taste Tibetan, Nepali, Indian cuisine

8.) look for a paradise of photography

9.) have safari on the roof of the world

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