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How much does it cost to Travel Tibet?

How much does it cost to Travel Tibet?

Since the Tibet permit regulations were put in place, traveling to has always been considered be an expensive trip. However, comparison with a holiday other places around world, only appears more becau ..

Tibet to get five national parks

Tibet to get five national parks

China plans to build five national parks in the Tibet autonomous region that collectively have been named after the high-altitude region's nickname as the Earth's third pole.

Tibet issues yellow alert for icy roads

Tibet issues yellow alert for icy roads

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region issued an emergency yellow alert for road icing on Thursday morning, forecasting lasting snow over the next 24 hours.

Green efforts stepped up on Qomolangma

Green efforts stepped up on Qomolangma

It has been nearly a century since the first recorded efforts to reach the summit of the world's highest peak, Qomolangma, which is known in the West as Mount Everest.

Lhasa to build all-New tourism brand

Lhasa to build all-New tourism brand

There is a golden scenic route in Lhasa, southwest China's Tibet, and because of its location in northern Lhasa, it’s often called “Lhasa Northern Horizon.”

Garze sends tourism “gifts”

Garze sends tourism “gifts”

On January 11, the “Garze Winter and Spring Tourism Products Promotion Conference” was held in Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province.

Kangding to create health and leisure tour for visitors

Kangding to create health and leisure tour for visitors

On January 5th, Ruoji Village, part of Shiji Township in Kangding City southwest China's Sichuan Province, is busy at work. Locals are renovating their homes to make village the future tourist destination for ..

Direct flight to link Jinan, Helsinki

Direct flight to link Jinan, Helsinki

A direct flight will connect Jinan, the capital city of eastern China's Shandong province, and Finland's Helsinki and Vantaa, Jinan Yaoqiang International Airport announced.

Qinghai: Mars Base Camp to operate in Febuary

Qinghai: Mars Base Camp to operate in Febuary

The mars base camp of Lenghu Town, Haixi Mongolian and Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province has completed construction is now in installation testing phase, expected to be operational by February, ..

Tibet's highway mileage reaches 97,000 km

Tibet's highway mileage reaches 97,000 km

Highway mileage in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region reached over 97,000 kilometers last year, the regional transport authority said Wednesday.

Potala Palace closed after heavy snow

Potala Palace closed after heavy snow

The Potala Palace, a World Heritage site in Lhasa, China's Tibet Autonomous Region, announced an unscheduled closure Wednesday after 24-hour snow battered the regional capital city. ..

Free admission at Potala Palace begins

Free admission at Potala Palace begins

As part of the “Winter Tourism in Tibet” program, admission at Potala Palace is free from November 1st through March 15th 2019, according to tourism department Tibet. During this period, tourists could use their ..

Potala Palace undergoes annual whitewash

Potala Palace undergoes annual whitewash

The 1,300-year-old Potala Palace in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, has been undergoing its annual facelift since Wednesday.