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Small-Group 5-Night Lhasa Tour: Train from Beijing provided by Qinghai Tibet Train (Lhasa Express)

Small-Group 5-Night Lhasa Tour: Train from Beijing

Small-Group 5-Night Lhasa Tour: Train from Beijing
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£615.80
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Free Cancellation up to 7 days in advance
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  • Duration: 6 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Available languages
Chinese, English, Chinese
Know before you go
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
Chinese, English, Chinese
Cancellation policy
  • If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 18203P2
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
Breakfast • Breakfast • Breakfast • Tibet Travel Permit and other necessary travel permits for Tibet (excluding the Chinese visa) • 3 nights accommodation in 4-star standard 2-beds hotel shared with another traveler (If you are a single traveller, you may pay for the single supplement to enjoy 1-bed hotel. • Local English-speaking Tibetan tour guide • Transportation by comfortable van or minibus with experienced local driver (gasoline is included) • Welcome Dinner • Liability travel insurance • Drinking water provided during the trip • Train ticket (soft or hard sleeper) from Beijing to Lhasa • Entry/Admission - Potala Palace • Entry/Admission - Jokhang Temple • Entry/Admission - Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si) • Entry/Admission - Sera Monastery
Exclusions
Single Supplement if you are a single traveler • China visa fees (please make sure you have China L Visa before you reserve this group tour or other types of China Visa with relative certificate. • All Lunches and dinners; Tips to driver and tour guide
Duration
6 days
Departure details
Lhasa Railway Station, Doilungdêqên District, Lhasa, China Depart from Beijing West Train Station. Please make sure you arrive at Beijing West Train Station in advance to have enough time to pick up the train ticket and board the train. On Day 3, at Lhasa Railway Station, tour guide will hold pickup board to pick up clients.
Lhasa Railway Station, Doilungdêqên District, Lhasa, China
Lhasa Gonggar Airport International Departure, Gonggar County, Shannan, Tibet, China Pick up tourists from Lhasa hotel at 06:30 am; 08:00 am; 12:00 pm
Inclusions
Breakfast • Breakfast • Breakfast • Tibet Travel Permit and other necessary travel permits for Tibet (excluding the Chinese visa) • 3 nights accommodation in 4-star standard 2-beds hotel shared with another traveler (If you are a single traveller, you may pay for the single supplement to enjoy 1-bed hotel. • Local English-speaking Tibetan tour guide • Transportation by comfortable van or minibus with experienced local driver (gasoline is included) • Welcome Dinner • Liability travel insurance • Drinking water provided during the trip • Train ticket (soft or hard sleeper) from Beijing to Lhasa • Entry/Admission - Potala Palace • Entry/Admission - Jokhang Temple • Entry/Admission - Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si) • Entry/Admission - Sera Monastery
Exclusions
Single Supplement if you are a single traveler • China visa fees (please make sure you have China L Visa before you reserve this group tour or other types of China Visa with relative certificate. • All Lunches and dinners; Tips to driver and tour guide
Departure details
Lhasa Railway Station, Doilungdêqên District, Lhasa, China Depart from Beijing West Train Station. Please make sure you arrive at Beijing West Train Station in advance to have enough time to pick up the train ticket and board the train. On Day 3, at Lhasa Railway Station, tour guide will hold pickup board to pick up clients.
Lhasa Railway Station, Doilungdêqên District, Lhasa, China
Lhasa Gonggar Airport International Departure, Gonggar County, Shannan, Tibet, China Pick up tourists from Lhasa hotel at 06:30 am; 08:00 am; 12:00 pm
Duration
6 days
Return details
Lhasa Railway Station, Doilungdêqên District, Lhasa, China
Lhasa Gonggar Airport International Departure, Gonggar County, Shannan, Tibet, China Pick up tourists from Lhasa hotel at 06:30 am; 08:00 am; 12:00 pm
Additional information
Travelers are required to provide photocopy of passports and China L visas in advance
Please note that you will only be allowed to enter Tibet with a Tibet travel permit. Your local tour operator will help you apply for a Tibet permit (usually need at least 12 days), but be sure you have a passport which is valid for at least 6 months.
A copy of your Tibet travel permit will be sent to you in advance. When entering into Beijing West Train Station, please present your Tibet travel permit, train ticket, passport, and Chinese visa to the conductor.
Once train ticket from Beijing to Lhasa is booked, it can not be canceled by tour supplier. If customers cancel the tour after train ticket has been booked, they will be charged the cost of train ticket.
A valid passport and China L Visa used to apply for Tibet Permit are required on the travelling period
Price is based on double occupancy. Single room supplement is subject to availability and additional charge
In June, July, or August, the hard or soft sleeper train tickets are difficult to purchase, tour supplier will recommend some transfer trains for choosing. Both sides will choose the better one.
Not wheelchair accessible
Not recommended for travellers with back problems
Not recommended for pregnant travellers
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Itinerary
Overview
Full Map
10 stops
Day 1
Take a train to Lhasa from Beijing
Day 2
On the Train to Lhasa
Day 3
Lhasa Arrival
Day 4
Lhasa (B,D)
Day 5
Lhasa (B)
Day 6
Departure from Lhasa (B)
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HenryTen
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A comfortable way to acclimatize...
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Nice and smooth ride
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Trip of Necessity Only
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Pleasantly Epic, go for it!
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