Gansu part of Amdo

2015 Tibet Travel Regulations

2015 Tibet Travel Regulations

UPDATED 30 October 2015: Travel regulations for Tibet can change quickly. Read this post for up-to-date travel regulations for all areas of the Tibetan Plateau, including the Amdo and Kham regions.

Is Tibet too cold to visit?

One of the most common questions I am asked is if Tibet is “too cold to visit”, particularly in the winter months. While Tibet is known as “The Land of Snows”, with proper clothing Tibet is fine to travel to…

Tibet and getting a Chinese visa

UPDATED SEPTEMBER 2015 Getting a Chinese tourist visa is a fairly simple process. For many nationalities, including North Americans, EU citizens, UK citizens. Australians and New Zealanders, you can apply for a Chinese tourist visa at the Chinese embassy/consulate in…

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