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Explore Tibet

Opens in 14 min: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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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...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Lhasa 850000, China
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

This was pretty good overall. It was also a physically grueling journey dealing with the altitude, the extremely dry air, the cold of EBC, some uncomfortable accommodations and long days in the van. Some of that is simply the environment, some can't be changed, some...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Joseph R
ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2018

Dear Joseph, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you good luck. Regards, Choephel Explore Tibet

Reviewed November 3, 2018

Hi all, Just got round to doing this today Hi Sherry, I am writing this from my wife's account page. My name is Clive and I was on a Motorcycle Tour recently with Nomadic Knights from Kathmandu, Nepal to Lhasa return. Our Tibetan guide, Rooney,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Andy, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best. Regards Choephel Explore Tibet

Reviewed November 2, 2018

Our journey started almost 10 months ago with our trip advisor (Rex) who had been answering every questions and concerns we had. We just finished our trip 2 days ago with superb support from our guide (Norbu) and driver. Mother Nature’s unseasonal warm weather and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Law J
ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Dear Law J, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best. Regards, Choephel Explore Tibet

Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful tour organised by Mia. My family took the 23 hour train from Xining (an experience in itself!) while I flew from Shanghai to Lhasa. Our guide Dharla was excellent - very knowledgeable and interesting. We enjoyed the time exploring Lhasa.

Date of experience: October 2018
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ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Dear DJCJ, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best. Regards, Choephel Explore Tibet

Reviewed October 30, 2018

We had a great trip to Tibet in mid October, which Explore Tibet helped to organise for us. Our guide was called Dhala, and he was superb. Nothing was too much trouble for him, and in addition to him being very knowledgeable and speaking great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Dear Jet, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best. Regards, Choephel Explore Tibet

Reviewed October 26, 2018

We had great time visiting Tibet. Thanks to our guide Rooney and driver Tsering. They are very professional.

Date of experience: October 2018
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ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Dear SoongC, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best. Regards, Choephel Explore TIbet

Reviewed October 26, 2018

I choose Explore Tibet because of their quick and clear response to my requirement, Mia the one who provide a good suggestion for me before arriving Tibet. She just liked always sitting beside to answer my question.  I like every moment to be in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Dear Saimaim, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best. Regards, Choephel Explore Tibet

Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic tour. No rush. Can stop wherever to take a photo or go to the local shops. No issues at high altitude. Galek is a fantastic guide and I had no issues with understanding him. Very knowledgeable. Tenzin was our driver and a great guy,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Dear Sergey F, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best. Regards, Choephel Explore Tibet

Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend had a great time during 8 days trip! We highly recommend Migmar to be your tour guide, she's very friendly and helpful, we learnt a lot of history and culture during the trip! You don't have to worry about the high...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Dear Vacation, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best. Regards, Choephel Explore Tibet

Reviewed October 25, 2018

Explore Tibet,Thank you very much for Accommodating our group needs and provided the medical assistance randomly.Our Group Code is TSIT - 1014 - P10,Winnie(MIA).Our Guide,Mr Rooney is a very experienced and responsible guide who always being attentive to our whereabouts and the information provided with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Dear Joey T, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best. Regards, Choephel Explore Tibet

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JoeyWexfordIreland
February 27, 2018|
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Response from ExploreTibet-Sonam | Property representative |
Hi Joey Solo traveler in Tibet is not a problem at all and we have dozens of Tibet tours that suitable for single travelers, please feel free to write us for details of the tours or any other questions you have. Looking... More
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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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