Up-to-date Tibet Travel News
Providing latest and accurate tourist-orientated Tibet travel news has been an integral part of our work. With a good networking within Tibet Tourism industry, we provide tourists with the up-to-date news, which ranges from Tibet permit application, Chinese visa application, latest Tibet travel policy, to weather forecast, Nepal to Tibet tour, Tibetan holidays, etc. Tibet Vista always keeps an eye on the dynamic of Tibet tourism and brings you the timely information you need to know.
Nyingchi Gongbo New Year, the earliest new year festival in Tibet, will fall on November 30, 2016. Tourist can take part in the distinct folk activities, like feeding the dog, eating Jieda, joining the whisting arrows competition and Guozhuang dance, etc.
Barkhor Street is more bustling in Tibet winter. Why is that? Most Tibetan Buddhists use their winter time to make pilgrimage to Lhasa and follow Barkhor kora day and night.
On behalf of Tibet Vista and Tibet province, Catherine Jigme and other delegates participated in 11th Cross-strait Taipei Tourism Expo and promoted Tibet tourism in 4-day events.
Is the Tibet Nepal Border Open for Lhasa and Kathmandu Overland Tour? Yes.
Kangding-Nyingchi segment of Sichuan-Tibet Railway will start construction in 2018 and it's expected to be accomplished by the year of 2025, five years ahead of schedule. Once completed, it would take passengers only 13 hours to get to Tibet from Chengdu by train.
It's expected to be much easier to obtain Tibet train ticket after Oct.15th,2016. Analyzing the data from 12306 railway official website, train tickets from Lhasa to Beijing and Shanghai are relatively abundant. But Lhasa Chengdu train tickets and Lhasa Chongqing train tickets are still a little bit tight.
Lulang, known as the" Switzerland of the Orient", has become especially enchanting during the National Day holidays. Nyingchi Lulang international tourist town has turned to be a highlight of Tibet tour and started the trial operation on Oct. 1st, 2016.
2016 Yarlung Tsangpo Ecological and Cultural Tourism Festival will be held from September 26 to 30, aiming to advocate the fabulous natural landscapes and Tibetan folk customs in Nyingchi. Tourists at home and aboard can take part in the six major items as well as thirteen featured activities.
2016 Ancient Tea-Horse Road & News Release on the Most Beautiful Tourist Route was held in Lhasa Shangri-la Hotel. This news conference aimed to dig deeper into ancient tea-horse road and further promote Tibetan tourism.
Retracing the south overland silk road was launched on September 5th. The drive team will overland from Lhasa to Kathmandu via the Himalayas and then go back to Tibet from Nepal along the same path.