The road from Kashgar to Ali. The region is board and the road is straight.
Welcome to Ali, Secret Area in the western Tibet.
The road from Kashgar to Ali is called Xinjiang-Tibet highway. It is an important highway between Xinjiang Urghur Autonomous Region and Tibet Autonomous Region, and a very important border highway for China. It extends from Ali to Lhasa via Shigatse.
Nowadays, it is OK to take a private Tibet tour from Lhasa to Kashgar. On the way, you will not miss the famous tourist sites, such as: Monasteries in Lhasa, Yamdrok Lake in Shannan, Mount Everest Base Camp in Shigatse, Mount Kailash, Lake Manasarovar and Lake Pangongtso in Ali area, Yecheng and Kashgar in Xinjiang.
1. The best driving time from Kashgar to Lhasa or vice versa is the beginning of May to the end of October.
2. The climate and accommodation condition are not so good, and it often snows, so your tour packages should be well-prepared. The most important thing is your travel permit and border permit.
3. The featured sceneries: due to the broad region, the natural landscapes are various, snow mountains, lakes, grasslands, and also some rare animals.
4. The featured culture: you can deeply feel the mysterious ancient culture and local people’s life style in Tibet.