Location: Southwest of Qinghai-Tibet plateau
Suggested Duration: 2-15 Days
Attractions: Potala Palace, Everest Base Camp, Kailash etc.
Language: Tibetan, Mandarin
Tibet Autonomous Region, known as Tibet, is located in the southwest corner of the People's Republic of China. Located in the southwest of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, the average elevation of Tibet is above 4,000 meters. It is known as the "Roof of the World". Tibet covers about 1.2 million square kilometers, accounting for about 1/8 of the country's total area.
Tibet borders Xinjiang to the north, Sichuan to the east, Qinghai to the northeast, and Yunnan to the southeast. It also borders Myanmar, India, Bhutan, Nepal, Kashmir and other countries and regions. The land border is more than 4,000 kilometers. It is an important gateway to the southwest border of China.
The landscape and the religious belief endows a mysterious color for Tibet, attracting people to contact, understand or integrate to this land. Tibet has abundant tourism resources, the spectacular Potala Palace, solemn Jokhang Monastery, lively Barkhor Street, the world's highest Mount Everest, the holy lake Namtso, sacred Mount Kailash…All these make Tibet an unreplaceable destination for travelers.
Lhasa is the capital of the Tibet autonomous region in China, with a plateau and national characteristics of international tourist city, is Tibet's political, economic, culture and science and education center, is also Tibetan Buddhism holy land.
Altitude: 3650 meters
Best Season : March to October
Suggested Duration: 2-4 days
Highlights: Potala Palace, Norbulingka, Jokhang Monastery, Ramoche Monastery, Sera Monastery
Shigatse is a prefecture city of Tibet located in the southwest corner of China, southwest of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, west to Ngari, north to Naqu, east to Lhasa and Shannan, and borders with Nepal, Bhutan and India.
Altitude: over 4,000 meters
Best Season : June to November
Suggested Duration: 2-5 days
Highlights: Mount Everest, Yamdroktso, Tashilhunpo Monastery, Palcho Monastery, Sakya Monastery
Nyingchi region is located in the southeast of the Tibet Autonomous Region with an average elevation of 3,100 meters.
Altitude: 3,100 meters, with lowest 900 meters
Best Season : March to May, September to October
Suggested Duration: 2-4 days
Highlights: Basumtso, Namjaparwa Peak, Yarlung Zangbo River
Shannan, is the origin of Tibet and Tibetan culture, is the soul of Tibet. There is no unique architecture, no urban prosperity, but she has the first palace, the first king, the first monastery in Tibet history.
Altitude: 3,700 meters
Best Season : All year
Suggested Duration: 3-6 days
Highlights: Yamdroktso, Samye Monastery, Yumbulagang Palace
Gyangze, means "the peak of victory, the top palace of Dharma". Gyangze is located in the upper reaches of NyangQu River, 90 kilometers from Shigatse City. It is a historic city with a long history and famous attractions.
Altitude: 4,000 meters
Best Season : July to September
Suggested Duration: 1-2 days
Highlights: Palcho Monastery, Mount Nojin Kangsang, Pala Manor
Ngari is a place where the Mount Himalayas and Mount Gangdise joint together and is known as the "Ancestor of mountains". At the same time, it is also the birthplace of the Yarlung Tsangpo River, Indus River and the Ganges River.
Altitude: Over 5,000 meters
Best Season : May to July, September and October
Suggested Duration: 2-7 days
Highlights: Mount Kailash, Lake Mansarover, Ruins of Guge Kingdom
Naqu is a Tibetan city located in the north of Tibet, among Tanglha Mountains, Nyainqentanglha Mountains and Gangdise Mountain, with continuous mountainous regions and lakes.
Altitude: 4,450 meters
Best Season : May to September
Suggested Duration: 3-4 days
Highlights: Lake Namtso, Nyainqentanglha Mountain
Changdu, or Qamdo, is the center of Kham Tibetan areas and is the birthplace of Kham Tibetan culture.
Altitude: 3,500 meters
Best Season : May, June, September
Suggested Duration: 2-3 days
Highlights: Laigu Glacier, Bangda grassland, Jampaling Monastery, Karma Monastery
4 Days Lhasa Central Monasteries Tour
Duration: 4 days
4 Days Lhasa central major monasteries tour
Highlights: Join this tour if you are interested in Tibetan Buddhism culture and to learn more about monastery life.
Duration: 4 days
Chinese Kungfu, The Longmen Grottoes, plus Everest.
Highlights: A tour covers Shaolin monastery, The Longmen Grottoes. you will have chance to experience Chinese kungfu
Duration: 11 days
13 Days Chengdu & Tibet Highlights Tour
Highlights: Have a sightseeing in Chengdu, and discover more in Everest and Lhasa city central with us.
Duration: 13 days
Top classic tour of Lhasa town, Shigatse, Everest.
Highlights: Visit Potala Palace, Lake YamdrokTso, explore in Everest and more.
Duration: 7 days
Lhasa must-see monasteries and Lake Namtso
Highlights: Potala palace, Jokhang Temple, Sera & Drepung monastery
Duration: 6 days
12 Days Classic Tibet & Kailash Trekking Tour
Highlights: The central of the world holy Mt. Kailash, Lake Manasarovar.
Duration: 12 days
10 Days of Lhasa, Everest, Nyingchi Sightseeing Tour
Duration: 10 days
Everest Base Camp
Basum Tso Lake
Pelkor Chode Monastery
The Ruins of Guge Kingdom