Tibet Group Visa - A must have visa for travelers enter Tibet from Kathmandu (Nepal).
All international travelers (including Nepal residents) must apply for a Tibet group visa in Kathmandu Nepal if you are planning to enter Tibet from Nepal. You are only allowed to enter Tibet from China mainland if you already have a valid Chinese visitor visa and Tibet Travel Permit.
What is Tibet Group Visa?
Tibet Group Visa is a special type of single entry Chinese visa normally maximum 30 days valid and issued by Chinese Embassy in Kathmandu Nepal for international travelers who plan to enter Tibet from Nepal. According to the regulations of Tibet group visa, this visa only allows the applicant to travel to Tibet and extend to other mainland cities in China within the validity period.
Please note: Tibet Group Visa is a document issued on a piece of A4 paper with travelers details including Name on passport, date of birth, gender, nationality, passport number, occupation, entry and exit date of China, which is different from normal Chinese visa labeled on passport.