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About Explore Tibet
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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Private 4 Days Lhasa Highlights Tour

Visit some of Tibet’s most important monuments during a 3-night tour of Lhasa with a private guide. View highlights including UNESCO World Heritage–listed Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery; experience traditional Tibet while strolling around Barkhor Street; see the winter palace for many Dalai Lamas; admire one of Tibet’s most venerated Buddha statues; and hear from a local guide about Lhasa’s history and culture throughout your tour. Accommodation, all entrance fees, transportation, airport or train station pickup and drop-off, and travel permits are all included.
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4 days
from $525.66

8 days Tibet Overland Small Group Tour to Kathmandu via Gyirong Port

This overland group tour includes couple of days in 

Lhasa see the world famous archtecture Potala palace, World heritage Jokhang temple, livelyhood Tibetan cultural street Bakhor and other monastic colleges, then after the acclimatization in 

Lhasa, the tour start heading toward great Himalayans, an overnight at the 

Everest Base Camp will remark this tour as once in a lifetime experiences with picturesque of the world highest peak Mt Everest (8848m) right in front of your eyes, after seeing the sunrise of the Everest, you will slowly going down to Gyirong valley, which is also known as Kyirong, where it has lower altitude and sub-tropical climate. This overland group tour ends at the Kyirong/Gyirong border and then cross the border to Nepal. You will get Nepal visa at the arrival.
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8 days
from $1,050.53

Private 5-Night Lhasa and Shigatse Highlights Tour

Immerse yourself in Tibet’s stunning scenery on this private 5-night tour of Lhasa and Shigatse, including 4-star accommodation, private transport and transfers, and some meals. Marvel over the UNESCO-listed Jokhang Temple; explore the architectural wonder of Potala Palace; and visit the Drepung Monastery, the home temple of the Dalai Lamas. Journey along the dramatic China-Nepal Friendship Highway to explore the mountain towns of Gyantse and Shigatse; tour the enormous Tashilhunpo Monastery, home to the Panchen Lama; and enjoy views over the Tibetan Plateau and the sacred Yamdrok Lake.
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6 days
from $894.74

Private 6-Night Tibet Yamdrok Lake Camping Tour

Visit all the main sights of the Tibetan capital of Lhasa, including Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street and Sera Monastery, plus experience the Tibetan countryside on this private 6-night tour. With a private guide and driver, you'll explore World Heritage–listed religious landmarks, spend one night camping at Yamdrok Lake, see a renowned convent, and visit Shigatse to tour Pelkhor Chode Monastery, Gyantse Kumbum and Tashi Lhunpo Monastery. Your guide shares insights into Tibetan culture and history throughout your tour, which includes accommodation, private vehicle, entrance fees and Tibet travel permits.
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7 days
from $1,448.36

Private 15-Day Tibet Tour from Lhasa Including 3-Day Mt Kailash Trek

Soak up the spiritual, cultural and geographical highlights of Tibet on this private 15-day tour from Lhasa, including accommodation, entrance fees, airport transfers and private transport. Enjoy an action-packed itinerary including UNESCO World heritage sites like Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple; revered landmarks like the Sera and Drepung monasteries; and natural wonders like Yamdrok Lake and Lake Manasaravor. After a week of sightseeing, set out on the ultimate pilgrimage: a challenging 3-day hike to the sacred peak of Mt Kailash, reaching heights of over 18,000 feet (5,485-meters).
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15 days
from $3,284.22
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Michael JP. wrote a review Nov 2019
Brisbane, Australia1 contribution
The Tour of Tibet was wonderful, however spoilt by A very disappointing company. Their attitude changed once the deposit was paid. Can provide copies of correspondences. Had booked and paid for a 10 day "Easier Acclimatizing Tibet EBC small group. They did not fill the tour so
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Caleb L wrote a review Nov 2019
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A fantastic time in Tibet, what more to say! Amazing food, fascinating history, rich culture, and wonderfully hospitality from local people. It’s great to explore Lhasa, as well as travel out into the country side with a culmination of seeing Mount Everest. I would recommend
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet
Responded Nov 24, 2019
Dear Caleb, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best! Best Regards, Choephel Explore Tibet
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Olivia H wrote a review Nov 2019
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The tour around Tibet was so great. We learned so much and truly got a unique Tibetan experience. The guides and drivers are so informational and caring to all your needs. I would highly recommend this service to anyone who is wanting a true Tibetan experience.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet
Responded Nov 24, 2019
Dear Olivia, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best! Best Regards, Choephel Explore Tibet
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Devin P wrote a review Nov 2019
Boulder, Colorado8 contributions
Thank you all for putting this together. Our trip was one full of adventure and fun. We learned vast amounts of local knowledge as we traversed across the Tibetan landscape. Our guide Dolma was incredibly the best. Thank you
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from ExploreTibet-Sonam, Guest Relations Manager at Explore Tibet
Responded Nov 24, 2019
Dear Devin, Thanks for the review and thank you for being with us. We wish you all the best! Best Regards, Choephel Explore Tibet
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Justin C wrote a review Nov 2019
Singapore, Singapore2 contributions5 helpful votes
Part of our itinerary was to visit an incense making factory but when we go there, we were told it was closed for the season. When the feedback was provided to the agency, we were told by our travel advisor, Rex, that the modal verb, “‘may” (fine print) was used in the
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Date of experience: November 2019
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