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Explore Tibet

4-5 House, Namsel No 3, Doudi Rd, Lhasa 850000, China
+86 891 630 5152
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Private 8-Day Tibet Tour from Lhasa Including Everest Base Camp
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Private 3-Night Lhasa Highlights Tour
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Private 5-Night Lhasa and Shigatse Highlights Tour
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Explore Tibet is the leading local Tibetan owned tour company that provides authentic Tibet private tours for different interests and needs. We are native Tibetan and based in Lhasa, we have profound knowledge of our culture, religion and tradition to provide you an insight Tibet experiences. As being a local Tibetan tour operator, we are specialized on customizing private tours and day tours on the Tibetan plateau, the beautiful landscape and pristine nature will provide you a meaningful experiences. Being a local Tibetan tour company, just competing the cost and neglecting the cultural and environmental destruction is not our culture, we always prioritize our customer services by using experienced local Tibetan guides and high safety record drivers, using local services and encourage local business is the core value of our exist. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about Tibet tours and travel permit regulation. WE WELCOME YOU TO VISIT OUR COUNTRY.
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4-5 House, Namsel No 3, Doudi Rd, Lhasa 850000, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying in Kathmandu, and had to choose between Bhutan and Tibet. I chose Tibet and Explore Tibet (“ET”) travel company. ET was great for the following reasons: (1) They made traveling to Tibet, and the visa process seamlessly easy. ET had an agent...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

ExploreTibet is a very serious company. Everything is very well organised. The guide Yongphen was excellent. He speaks very Good english and he had endless patience with all our (stupid) questions. Not only did he have a lot of knowledge about the places we went...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed January 1, 2018

We chose the 8-day tour of Tibet (Lhasa and Everest Base Camp). It was an amazing experience, mainly due to the efficient service from the Explore Tibet team and in particular, our guide, Tenpa. We could not have asked for a better way to experience...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2017

My friend and I did a private Tibetan tour on 29th Oct to 2nd November 2017. I deliberately chose a Tibetan tour company and was thoroughly satisfied with exploretibet. Probably the most outstanding thing about this company was their excellent communication. Rex, our sales consultant,...More

2  Thank md00ley
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Reviewed December 28, 2017

When me and my friend (both Japanese) wanted to go to Tibet we checked out a couple of agencies and thought this one was the best, mainly because it had good reviews. After I experienced it I can say that I also highly recommend this...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2017

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Reviewed December 10, 2017

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bluemoo69
October 27, 2017|
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Response from ExploreTibet-Sonam | Property representative |
Hi Welcome to Tibet forum. i am very sorry to inform you that the Sichuan-Tibet highway from Chengdu to Tibet overland route is currently closed for foreign tourist, so you can only fly into Tibet from Chengdu and then do... More
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Harhari
September 11, 2015|
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Response from ExploreTibet-Sonam | Property representative |
HI If you don't want to take the altitude problem any more, then i think EBC is a not a good option, instead you can do a short tour around Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse and Yamdrok lake which will provide you a exclusive Tibet... More
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Niki S
July 28, 2015|
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Response from ExploreTibet-Sonam | Property representative |
Hi Niki Thanks for your question and first of all i would like to clarify about the visa, there is no Tibet visa, all what you need is the Tibet travel permit to travel into Tibet, then the Tibet travel permit is only able... More
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