Beside China visa, also you need a Tibet travel permit for visiting Tibet Autonomous Region. The only thing you need to worry about is sending us a clear scan of your passport and China visa for processing your Tibet travel permit one month in advance. We will do the rest.
We need clear scan of your passport and Chinese tourist VISA (L) for processing your Tibet travel Permit at least 20-25 days in advance and as well as confirmation of your Tibet Tour. We need precise itinerary to apply for your Tibet Travel Permit. China visa must be applied at your country’s Chinese Embassy. If holding other type of VISA (Z, F, X…), additional docuements are required.
If you are entering Tibet by plane from mainland China, you will need your original a Tibet travel permit to board your plane to Tibet. We will send it to the your hotel in mainland China, we need address detail information and name of person who booked your hotel (including booking number). Be aware you can not flight to Lhasa directly from your home country. If you are arriving by train, you will only need a photocopy of the Tibet travel permit. We will send it by email and you can print it.
If you want to enter Tibet from Nepal, chinese visa must be applied in Nepal. We need clear scan of your passport for processing your Tibet travel Permit and China VISA at least 20-25 days in advance and as well as confirmation of your Tibet Tour. We need precise itinerary to apply for your Tibet Travel Permit.
You must be sure about your itinerary as your visa will only permit you to stay for this set number of days. It cannot be extended later on when you are in Tibet. The visa that you will get is a group visa for all the people on the tour and it cannot be separated. This group visa allows you to continue trip to mainland China after Tibet too.
When we have a clear scan of your passport and itinerary, we will send a visa application to the chinese embassy in Nepal. Once you arrive to Kathmandu, our partner at Nepal will go to the chinese embassy to get the visa with your original passport.
Bear in mind that the we need at least two working days to be able to get you visa and it costs around 150 USD for non-USA passport holders.