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Travel to Tibet from Shangri-La

Travel to Tibet from Shangri-La

Shangri-La (Zhongdian) is in Deqen county, a city in Yunnan province, and is one of the gateway cities to Tibet. The name of “Shangri-La” is taken from Lost Horizon, written by James Hilton. In the novel, it is a fictional land of Utopian wisdom. Tibetans […]

Travel to Tibet from Shanghai

Travel to Tibet from Shanghai

Why travel from Shanghai to Lhasa? Shanghai is the center of economy in south China and is the thriving and bustling metropolis. There are many historical and scenic sites attracting tourists’ attention from all over the world, such as the Bund, Oriental TV Tower, Shanghai […]

Tibet Tour Packages from Japan

Tibet Tour Packages from Japan

With a perfect contrast of traditional and modern, Japan is in a flourish development and becomes famous as a travel destination. Numerous scenic and cultural sites in Japan attract various travelers, such as the tranquility and grandeur of Mount Fuji, interesting Tokyo Disneyland, famous Fuji Five Lakes, Tokyo Dome City, Ueno Koen, and so on. Living in islands between the Pacific Ocean and Japan Ocean, many travelers from Japan want to experience the different landscapes, culture and stunning scenery in Tibet.

For many travelers, traveling to Tibet is an unforgettable journey. Imagine yourself on the Tibet Plateau far away from the Pacific Ocean, enjoying the long hours of sunshine, sipping unique Tibetan butter tea while sharing your gorgeous tour photos among your friends circle on FB, intsgram, etc. What a comfortable way to spend your valuable holiday! Getting far away from the noisy street and overcrowded traffics, you can get comfort from Buddhist culture and monasteries, and find a quiet natural place from holy lakes in Tibet.

For travelers from Japan, it is easier to travel Tibet because Japanese Passport holders can have 15 days free visa in China, including Tibet. Besides, traveling to Tibet needs to apply for the Tibet Travel Permit before entering Tibet. With your passport and Tibet Travel Permit, you just need to book an organized Tibet tour from a registered travel agency. If you want to travel to some unopened areas, like Mt. Everest and Mt. Kailash, you need to get other Tibet travel permits called Aline’s Travel Permit and Military Permit. As a professional Tibet travel agency with over 10 years experience, we can guarantee your all Tibet travel permits and offer you hand-picked tour guide and driver. Our guides are good at English as well as Mandarin. They are familiar with Tibet and you will not miss any highlight in this holy land.

For travelers from Japan, it’s easy to enter Tibet via Chengdu, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Beijing and many other major cities in China. After boarding an international flight from Tokyo to mainland China, it is convenient for you to board a domestic flight or take the Tibet train to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet. Air China, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines and Sichuan Airlines offer domestic flights to Tibet every day. You can browse the websites to find your best deal from your departure city. If you take the Tibet train, you can enjoy a magnificent view of changing landscapes. Every year, over one million Japanese travelers take their tours to explore Tibet and enjoy the different life and culture.

Considering the weather, April to October is the ideal time to make your tours to Tibet because most of Tibetan areas are available for travelers to explore with the less harsh weather.

We offer various tour packages, and you can choose to experience Tibet culture or explore the natural beauty of the plateau. Visiting numerous Tibetan Buddhist monasteries and temples helps you to explore the mysterious of Tibet. Trekking to the Mt. Everest and Kailash will let you respect the power of nature. We are reputable and honest, our professional travel consultants will help you to choose the best tour package for you based on your interest.

Train Travel from Beijing to Lhasa

Train Travel from Beijing to Lhasa

Visiting Tibet is a “once-in-a-lifetime” adventure; hence, it is definitely worth taking. However, if you ever decide to visit Tibet, you will usually be faced with different route options—you can either travel by land (car or train) or by air. Moreover, you can either enter […]