Top 10 Tibet Tours 2020/2021: Tibet Vacation with Affordable Private and Group Tibet Packages Tour
Tibet, sitting on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau in southwest of China, is the well-known “World Roof” with average altitude over 4,000 meters. Not restrained only on geographical concept, you will acknowledge its status as “World Roof” in world religious fields if you only see the devout pilgrims praying and crawling along the snow mountains. It’s hard to find nation like Tibetan attaching strong importance on spiritual well-being worldwide and hard to find a place like Tibetan keeping the original face of mighty nature with its pure lake, lofty snow mountains such pure, blue sky and floating clouds. Tibet really reaches the harmonious co-existence between human and awe-inspiring nature, which is manifested on the Potala Palace, Jokhang Monastery, Mt. Everest, Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery, Namsto Lake, Yamdrok Lake…
How Do I Plan My Tibet Tour?
Tibetan is vast with many attractions scattered separately, demanding more travel duration compared with other destinations. Usually, Lhasa tour, a basic visit to Tibet, needs at least 2 days to cover Potala Palace, Jokhang Monastery, Barkhor Street, Sera Monastery and Drepung Monastery. If you have 1-2 more day, a Namsto Lake tour or Yamdrok Lake tour is suggested. Generally, Tibet vacation of 7 days and more is proper to catch a glimpse of this beautiful land with tremendous Everest Mount feasible.
Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Chengdu, Xining with direct flights and trains to Lhasa are popularly selected as connected cities to enter Tibet region. What’s more, Nepal Tibet Tour from Katmandu to enter Lhasa also is a hot route to visit Tibet.
How Many Days Do You Need in Tibet?
The itinerary of a Tibet tour is generally 6-15 days, depending on where you want to go and your personal time.
1. Tourist attractions in Lhasa: Potala Palace, Big Zhao Temple, Barkhor Street, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, Norbulingka, Tibet Museum, Lhasa River and some temples around Lhasa. Recommended time: 2-4 days.
2. Tourist attractions in Linzhi: Mila Pass, Basong Co, Nanyigou, Niyang River, Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon, Nanga Bawa Peak, Medog, Bomi, Lulang Forest Sea, Midui Glacier, Ka Dinggou, Giant Berlin, Niyang Pavilion, etc. Recommended time: 6-8 days.
3. Tourist attractions in Shigatse: Yamdrok Lake, Karuola Glacier, Manla Reservoir, Baiju Temple, Mount Everest, Tashilhunpo Monastery, Gyantse Zongshan Site, Pala Manor, Rongbuk Temple, Zhangmu Port, etc. Recommended time: 4-6 days.
4. Tourist attractions in Shannan: Samye Temple, Yongbulakang, Qingpu Training Ground, Yamdrok Lake, Changzhu Temple, Minzhulin Temple, Ramla Co, Tomb of Tibetan King, etc. Recommended time: 2-4 days.