How to traval from Chengdu to Lhasa?
Posted: Aug 17, 2019
Do you know how to get to Lhasa from Chengdu? The following text will tell you the detailed information for traveling from Chengdu to Lhasa.
1. Travel to Lhasa from Chengdu by plane
There are several ways to travel to Lhasa from Chengdu and the most popular and convenient way is taking flights to Lhasa from Chengdu. There are a large number of flights to more than 50 international destinations and over 170 domestic airports in Shuangliu airport. As the best gateway to Tibet, there are several airlines that fly from Chengdu Shuangliu international airport to Lhasa Gonggar International Airport that separately operated by Tibet Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, and Air China. In general, the total journey will take about 2 hours from Chengdu to Lhasa.
2. Travel by Train from Chengdu to Lhasa
It is absolutely a good idea for tourists to travel to Lhasa from Chengdu by train. The Chengdu Lhasa Train following the world's highest railway. It takes about 44 hours for tourists to take Chengdu Lhasa train to Lhasa and the Chengdu to Lhasa train, Z322, departs every other day at 21:37 from the Chengdu Railway Station, and arrives in Lhasa train station at 09:55 on the third day. As for the ticket price, it cost USD101 for a hard sleeper cabin ticket and USD161 for a soft sleeper ticket. It is a great experience to take a train from Chengdu to Lhasa. Chengdu Plain, Guangyuan Mountain, grassland, desert, snowy areas, and snowy mountains and lakes will continue to emerge and strongly attract your heart. On the other hand, the train journey is very helpful for adapting to high altitudes.
3. Chengdu to Lhasa Overland tour
Chengdu to Lhasa overland tour following the most charming and beautiful Sichuan Tibet highway is the best way to explore the stunning scenery of both the Chengdu Plain and Tibet Plateau. In addition, you will experience a beautiful village with snow-capped mountains, lush forests, and crystal clear rivers. Sichuan Tibet Highway is an important part of China's 318 National Highway (G318), including Chengdu to Lhasa, Sichuan Tibet Highway North Line, and Sichuan Tibet Highway South Line. The northern line of Sichuan Tibet Highway is 2412 km away. Along the northern route of the Sichuan Tibet Highway, you will pass Dujiangyan, Danba, Dege, Qamdo, and Ngaqu. The route to Lhasa in the south of the Sichuan-Tibet Expressway is dotted with magnificent mountains, canyons, and endless grasslands, making it the golden route for travelers.
What is the necessary permit from Chengdu to Lhasa?
Before your Chengdu Tibet tour, you have to obtain a Tibet travel permit because when broad the train or flights to Lhasa, the Tibet Travel Permit must be checked. According to government regulation, the Tibet travel permit can only be applied by a Tibet travel agency. So it is necessary for you to work with a Tibet travel agency and they will help you design the tour and apply for the Tibet Travel Permit
Why choose suitable Tibet travel package?
There is various Tibet tour package provided by Great Tibet Tour which makes it difficult to choose a suitable tour package. Here I gonna tell you how to choose a suitable Tibet tour package. On the Great Tibet Tour, you may see that the tour packages are classified by destinations. If Mountain Everest is your dream destination, you can choose an Everest tour, if you wanna travel to Lhasa, you can choose one of the Lhasa tour packages. If you wanna explore the Mount Kailash, the Kailash tour is a cup of your tea.