TIBET REOPENING 2023

Tibet reopened for all travelers in 2023

TIBET TRAVEL UPDATE FOR FOREIGN VISITORS – MARCH 2023

Tibetan tourism bureau announced that starting from April 1, 2023, we can apply for Tibet Travel Permits and all visitors from all countries can finally visit Tibet.

Monk and Tibetans walking on Barkhor Street in the morning
Monk and Tibetans walking on Barkhor Street

TIBET TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

Required Documents Tibet Travel Permit
Tibet Travel Permit

All foreigners visiting Tibet need Tibet Travel Permit. To apply for it we need clear photos or scans of passport and Chinese visa. In 2022, there are additional requirements that foreign visitors have to meet.

Complete list of required documents to apply for Tibet travel permit in 2021:

1. Clear scan or photo of passport: page with information

2. Scan or photo of Chinese visa

Chinese visa

3. Provide letter from work / school in Mainland China – for foreigners living in China.

For travelers with work visas, your company can issue this letter.
Students can request this letter from their school or university.
You can also include your family members in the letter.

Please, contact us for a template of this letter. We provide all the necessary information and examples.

Group visiting Western Tibet

WHEN FOREIGNERS LIVING OUTSIDE OF CHINA WILL BE ALLOWED TO VISIT TIBET

Right now traveling in Tibet fully reopened for all travelers. Everyone can visit Tibet and travel here anytime, following standard document requirements.

We hope to greet you here in Tibet!

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