With numerous of tourists at home and abroad traveling to Tibet every year, the transportation in Tibet has a great change. At present, you can travel to Tibet by air, rail, and rod. Among those three transportations, traveling to Tibet by train is the best way to explore Tibet.
With the Qinghai-Tibet railway put in service on July 1st, 2006, More and more tourists would like to take a train to Tibet. Because on the way tourists can appreciate the breathtaking scenery.
Traveling to Tibet byÂ Qinghai-Tibet railwayÂ has some advantages over traveling by air and road.
Viewing the Breathtaking Scenery
Better Acclimation to Plateau
Otherwise, if you have a tight schedule, taking a flight to Tibet within two hours is absolutely your best choice. If you wanna have a whole view of Tibet, you can also drive to Tibet.
The Train Tickets PricesÂ
The train tickets to Tibet is very in different seasons. However, during the official holiday, The Qinghai-Tibet train tickets is exceedingly huge, especially in some particular train routes like Beijingâ€”Lhasa, Shanghaiâ€”Lhasa,Â and Xianâ€”Lhasa. Therefore you’d better start your train journey fromÂ Xining to Lhasa.Â It is more convenient and highly workable during the peak travel season. Meanwhile, Xining is the start destination ofÂ the essence and highlight of Qinghai-Tibet train journey.
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Tibet Travel Tips
1.No matter what transportationÂ you choose, you should book all the tickets in advance due to the popularityÂ ofÂ Tibet travel.
2. Before starting the Tibet journey, you should prepareÂ for the China Visa and Tibet Travel Permit.
3. Choosing a local Tibet travel agency in Lhasa to help you manage your Tibet tour and help you apply for Tibet Travel Permit.