Tibet Train FAQs
We guess you are now very excited, because you are about to start a new journey, take the world's highest altitude train to Tibet which known as the roof of the world. Before you start this journey, it is better to understand some of the Frequently Asked Questions of Tibet train travel and some knowledge of this special railway and prepare something necessary in advance.
Taking a train to Lhasa is the most popular way to Tibet. But some travelers who want to explore some sites along the train route were wondering weather it is possible to break train journey to Lhasa at some sites.
Last August, I travelled to Tibet by train. Then five months later, I boarded the train from Beijing to Lhasa again. The two journeys gave me different Tibet train experience in summer and winter.
Whatever we do, wherever we go, there are several problems in any time, any place; and some of them are unexpected, but some of these are foreseeable! So what the troubles we possibly will meet on the train? And how can we deal with them?
You should realize that you will spend 2 nights in the train. The Qinghai-Tibet Train is considered as a 3-star facility train in China, but it is not a hotel, no disposable provided. You need to prepare your own slippers, towel, cup, teeth brush, tee