Private Tibet Travel in 2015: Perfect for Groups of Friends and Family Needing a Getaway

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Looking to take advantage of the final months of the 2015 Tibet travel season? A private tour of Tibet can be the perfect getaway for a group of friends or family, says Tibet Ctrip Travel Service-TCTS.

Private Tibet travel tours have been a hit during 2015 for travelers seeking to get away with a small group of close friends or family. Dreamlike landscapes, ornately decorated temples filled with devout monks, and the crowded streets and alleyways of places like Barkhor Bazaar make for one of the most unique travel destinations on earth. Tibet has a lot to offer, and choosing the right tour can seem overwhelming at first. To get travelers started with their planning, Tibet Ctrip Travel Service-TCTS ( discusses some of 2015’s most popular private tours.

  • Lhasa-Everest-Nepal: This 8 day tour provides travelers with a balance between opportunities to enjoy famous landscapes and learn about Tibetan culture. The tour includes sightseeing in Lhasa before heading to Everest with stops at temples and monasteries in Gyantse and Shigatse along the way. Finally, TCTS will see travelers off at the border with Nepal.
  • Lhasa-Gyantse-Shigatse: This classic Tibet tour itinerary covers many of the most important cultural and historical sites in central Tibet. Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Drepung Monastery, and the debating monks of Sera Monastery are on the schedule for Lhasa. On the way to Shigatse, the tour stops in Gyantse at Pelkhor Monastery and Kumbum Pagoda. Travelers will be able to explore the sprawling Tashilhunpo Monastery, seat of the Panchen Lama, in Shigatse.
  • Lhasa-Kailash-Nepal: Over 14 days, travel groups will see a cross-section of Tibet spanning from Lhasa to Mt. Kailash. Looking for adventure? Be sure to ask about making the three-day trek around the mountain’s base.

On a Tibet tour with TCTS, travelers can relax and enjoy the experience with close friends and family without worrying about logistics and details. All itineraries are completely customizable and TCTS will take care of guides, hotels, transportation, and any travel permits that might be necessary. With only a few months remaining in the 2015 travel season, now is the time to book a tour!

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