Published: April 18th 2012April 18th 2012
There are two ways leading to travel to Tibet
one is from other parts of China, the other is form Nepal.
If you are planning to enter Tibet from other places of China, you can claim for it from local offices of your planned previous city to Tibet, e.g. Chengdu if by air, Golmud if by Qinghai Tibet Railway
. It is a must document when you are boarding a flight or train to Tibet
Permits are arranged by Tibet tours
agencies only. It normally takes 1-10 business days, depending on how you plan on entering Tibet. 1 Day for flying into Tibet and up to 10 days if you plan on entering Tibet by land via a Land cruiser or by train. You just need to show your passport (or fax in a copy of your passport main page) to begin the Tibet permit
issuing process. You can apply for the permit as an individual or as a group.