China Tibet Nepal Tour

Mainland China with the holy Tibet and charming Nepal are the most mysterious and attractive destinations in East Asia and the Himalaya regions. The tour to China Tibet and Nepal could be one of the most unforgettable journeys of your life.

The vastness of China is hard to comprehend, and for many, visiting the spectacular sights of this ancient civilization is a dream come true. Crossing over into Tibet plateau is an amazing journey of discovery on the Roof of the World. Tibet is an ancient land where Buddhism is a major part of the local culture and where sacred mountains and lakes lie alongside ancient monasteries and palaces that have stood the test of time for more than a thousand years. A unique landscape and a haven for adventurous trekkers, Nepal has a wealth of things to see and to do that make it the perfect culmination of this epic adventure. Also, it is one of the only two places where you can stand under Mount Everest, the world’s tallest mountain.

Recommended China Tibet Nepal Tour

The most popular China Tibet Nepal tours cover the most essential parts of each destination. No matter you want to start your Tibet Nepal tour from mainland China or explore the mysterious Tibet plateau with the vast mainland China after a trip in Nepal, you can find something suits your need here.

  • 22 Days Best China Tibet Nepal Cultural Tour
    22 Days Best China Tibet Nepal Cultural Tour

    Beijing - Xi'an - Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse - Tingri - EBC - Gyirong - Kathmandu - Pokhara - Chitwan - Lumbini - Kathmandu

    Join in this popular 22-day China Tibet and Nepal tour to enjoy a legendary cultural exploration of the three different regions in one go. You visit the time-honored cultural and religious sites in Beijing, Xi’an, Shigatse, Lhasa and Kathmandu.

    View Details

  • 20 Days Tibet Nepal Scenic Tour from Shanghai
    20 Days Tibet Nepal Scenic Tour from Shanghai

    Shanghai - Lhasa - Namtso - Gyantse - Shigatse - Tingri - Rongbuk - Gyirong - Kathmandu - Pokhara - Chitwan - Lumbini - Kathmandu

    Starting from one of the popular gateway cities to Tibet, this 20-day Tibet Nepal tour from Shanghai is a once-in-a-lifetime chance you should take to cover the most spectacular natural wonders and cultural highlights in Tibet and Nepal.

    View Details

  • 19 Days China Tibet Relaxing Tour with Yangtze Cruise Experience from Kathmandu
    19 Days China Tibet Relaxing Tour with Yangtze Cruise Experience from Kathmandu

    Kathmandu - Gyirong - Everest - Lhasa - Xian - Beijing - Chengdu - Yangtze River Cruise - Shanghai

    Covering the essential cultural sites and scenic natural wonders in Tibet, Beijing, Xi’an, Chengdu and Shanghai, this 19-day China and Tibet tour also offers a relaxing Yangtze River Cruise experience that you should never miss.

    View Details

  • 17 Days Kathmandu to Beijing Overland Tour
    17 Days Kathmandu to Beijing Overland Tour

    Kathmandu - Kyirong - Old Tingri - EBC - Shigatse - Lhasa - Xian - Beijing

    This 17-day Kathmandu to Beijing overland tour will let you discover the UNESCO world heritage sites in Kathmandu Valley, mysterious land of Tibetan Buddhism and two of China’s most centuries-old cultural cities, Xi’an and Beijing.

    View Details

  • 16 Days Classic Tibet Nepal Tour from Chengdu
    16 Days Classic Tibet Nepal Tour from Chengdu

    Chengdu - Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse - EBC - Gyirong - Kathmandu - Nagarkot - Pokhara - Kathmandu

    This 16-day Chengdu Tibet Nepal tour encompasses a Chengdu city tour, Lhasa to Kathmandu overland trip, as well as a classic Nepal tour to Kathmandu and Pokhara.

    View Details

  • 18 Days Tibet Nepal Tour from Chengdu
    18 Days Tibet Nepal Tour from Chengdu

    Chengdu - Lhasa - Shigatse - EBC - Gyirong - Kathmandu - Nagarkot - Pokhara - Chitwan - Kathmandu

    This 18-day Tibet and Nepal tour from Chengdu by Tibet train will lead you to visit the most popular site of both Tibet and Nepal, including Potala Palace, EBC, Swayambhunath Pagoda, Chitwan National Park etc.

    View Details

  • 15 Days Beijing Lhasa Kathmandu Overland Tour
    15 Days Beijing Lhasa Kathmandu Overland Tour

    Beijing - Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse - EBC - Gyirong - Kathmandu - Patan - Bhaktapur - Kathmandu

    Starting from Beijing, capital of China, this 15-day tour covers a distance of over 5000 km, and extends all the way to Lhasa and Kathmandu. You will be able to visit Great Wall, the Forbidden City, Jokhang Temple, Mount Everest and other famous sights in China. Then in Nepal, you will explore the best sights of Kathmandu Valley.

    View Details

  • 15 Days Beijing-Xian-Lhasa-Kathmandu Tour by Train
    15 Days Beijing-Xian-Lhasa-Kathmandu Tour by Train

    Beijing - Xian - Lhasa - Yamdro Lake - Shigatse - EBC - Kathmandu

    After enjoying two full days of sightseeing in Beijing, you will take an overnight train to Xian for one day tour, and then ride the world's highest railway to Lhasa to explore the mysterious Tibetan culture and its fabulous landscape with trip to EBC.

    View Details

  • 12 Days Tibet Nepal Tour from Hong Kong
    12 Days Tibet Nepal Tour from Hong Kong

    Hongkong - Chengdu - Train to Lhasa - Shigatse - Everest Base Camp - Gyirong Border

    This 12-day Tibet Nepal tour allows you to explore the best of Hong Kong, Chengdu, Lhasa, as well as take in the breathtaking view of Everest Base Camp, before heading to Kathmandu via Gyirong Port.

    View Details

Popular Gateway City to Start a China Tibet Nepal Tour

Beijing Tibet Nepal Tour

With regular flights and trains to Lhasa Tibet, Beijing is one of the most popular departure locations for a Tibet tour. Flights from Beijing to Lhasa run daily and it takes about 4 hours 40 minutes from Beijing Capital International Airport to Lhasa Gonggar International Airport. There is also Tibet train running daily from Beijing, taking around 40 hours to reach the holy city, Lhasa.

From Lhasa, you can get to Nepal with a classic Tibet Nepal overland tour or just take a flight to Kathmandu after your trip in Tibet. You can check our Beijing Tibet Nepal tours for more travel ideas.

Shanghai Tibet Nepal Tour

Lying on the eastern coast of China, on the Yangtze River Delta, Shanghai is the largest city in China and a cosmopolitan metropolis that has one of the most stunning skylines in the world. Traveling from Shanghai to Tibet can be done by train or flight, and while the flights are faster, the train journey is usually much cheaper. The Shanghai Tibet Train departs from Shanghai Railway Station daily, and take around 47 hours to traverse China to the plateau. Flights run three times a day to Lhasa, which stop at either Chengdu or Xi’an. It takes 7 hours by air.

Chengdu Tibet Nepal Tour

Chengdu is the capital of Sichuan Province in southwest China, and is the home of the Giant Pandas. While it is one of the closest gateway cities to Tibet, the long roundabout route of the train means it takes 37 hours to make the journey to Lhasa and costs from as little as 94 dollars per person. There are also more than 30 daily flights to Lhasa, making it the best city to enter Tibet by air. Flights to Lhasa from Chengdu take around 2 hours 20 minutes and can cost from around 270 dollars.

Kathmandu Tibet China Tour

Nepal is the only country with international flights to Lhasa, from the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Flights to Lhasa run daily, taking around 90 minutes for the flight over Mount Everest and across the plateau to Lhasa. While there is no direct train from Kathmandu to Lhasa yet, you can take an epic overland tour from Nepal to Tibet and then extend to the mainland China.

Ask a Quick Question

We’ll get back to you within 24 hours.

Frequently Asked Questions about China Tibet Nepal Tour

  • 1. What travel documents required for a China Tibet Nepal Tour?

    The first thing you will need is your passport and the Chinese Entry Visa (if you are going from China to Tibet) or a Group Tourist Visa (for those entering Tibet from Nepal). The Chinese Entry Visa can be obtained from your nearest Chinese Embassy, and processing takes around three working days. For those entering from Nepal, the Group Tourist Visa is applied for once you arrive in Kathmandu for the trip to Tibet, and takes three working days to process. Since the embassy in Kathmandu does not accept personal applications, one of our agents will be there to meet you and process the visa application on your behalf.

    The Tibet Travel Permit is required for all non-Chinese nationals entering Tibet, and can only be processed by a registered Tibet tour operator after booking a pre-arranged tour. Independent travel in Tibet is prohibited, so all tourists need to have guided tours. Once you have booked your tour, we will process the application for the Tibet Travel Permit on your behalf using a scanned copy of your passport and visa, if you are entering from China. If you are planning to enter from Nepal, we only need a scanned copy of your passport. Processing can take up to 20 days, so it is best to book early to avoid mishaps and disappointment.

    For all travelers, you will need to have a visa in order to enter Nepal, whether you are entering before or after your trip to Tibet. Fortunately, visas for Nepal are easy to arrange, and can be applied for using your passport and a passport-sized photo once you arrive at the airport in Kathmandu. Visas normally cost around 30 dollars, and can be applied for online up to 15 days before you arrive in Nepal, or you can use the kiosks to make the online application once you arrive. The barcode that your application submission provides is then given to the immigration officials, who will process your visa into your passport within an hour.

    Tibet Travel Permit
  • 2. When is the best time to visit China Tibet Nepal together?

    China is a vast nation, and the best time to visit is really going to depend on where you are traveling to in China. Across this huge country, there is something to keep you interested at any time of year, and in the four different seasons. However, it is best to avoid the Chinese National Holidays, as these are usually the busiest times for travelers in China.

    The best time to visit Tibet is normally from April to October, and while summer is the monsoon season, from June to September, it is also the peak season for tourism, as there is very little rain on the plateau.

    For Nepal, the best seasons are spring and autumn, from March to May and late September to November. These are also the best seasons for trekking in Nepal, the country’s most popular tourist activity.

    Visit Mount Everest in the Best Time

More China Tibet Nepal Travel Guide

Have a Question? Ask below or call +86-28-85552884

Question Summary*



Please fill in your contact information, we will send you the answer by email


0 Comment ON "China Tibet Nepal Tour"