What’s the best time to visit Tibet?
From April to October are good for visitor to enter Tibet. The best time to visit Tibet is May and September. Lots of flower will in full bloom in May, visitor can get amazing views of natural scenery. The weather will become cool in September; the sky is clear so that people will plan hike or trek in the season.
During July and August, the air has higher oxygen content than in other season. Summer is high season for travel because of several important festivals such as Shoton Festival and the Nagqu Horse Racing Festival, so the costs will higher than other season.
Could I travel to Tibet by myself?
The Chinese government requires that all travelers in Tibet be accompanied by a tour guide at all times so that travelers' safety can be maximized. Foreigner travel to Tibet need get Tibet entry permit which should apply through by travel agency. More details please see: Tibet Permit