Tibet Travel Permit
Tibet Travel Permit (Tibet entry permit, TTP) is an official document for non-Chinese passport or ID card holder to enter Tibet issued by the Tibet autonomous region tourism development commission (Tibet Tourism Bureau) and the Tibet autonomous region public security bureau. In addition to China visa, it is the secondary must document for international tourist to visit Tibet. You can board a flight or train to Tibet successfully with a TTP. Generally, for applying a TTP, we need travelers to submit the scanned copy of passport and visa at least 20 to 30 days in advance.
The latest policy
According to the latest policy of the Tibet Tourism Bureau, there are no restrictions of nationality or group size when applying a TTP. But, travelers have to book a tour service through a Tibet travel agency and let the agency to apply for the TTP. Currently, Tibet Tourism Bureau does not accept any individual applying.