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James HoadleyApr,04 2014 16:15:45
I wish to make a Mt Kailesh trip starting from Katmandu, flying to Lhasa, joining a group tour to Mt Kailesh returning to Katmandu (ie not having to go back to Lhasa)  by 4x wheel drive through the mountains
Please explain my best way forward re all the permits one seems to have to obtain. Do I obtain any China visa from my home country NZ or obtain nothing and sort it all out in Katmandu. I can obtain the air flight Katmandu to Lhasa, then I need your help re the group tours, accommodation, camping meals etc I am a budget traveller  so I am not into paying mega money like an American thanks
James
admin(04-06,2014): Dear James, If you coming from Nepal: You don’t need to obtian the China visa form your country because if you enter form Nepal you need group visa, so please send us your passport copy and we will apply for the permit with the copy of the passports, then you should obtain the Tibet Group Visa (same as Chinese Visa) from the Chinese Embassy in Kathmandu, but you can’t apply for the Group Visa by yourself and you should apply it through a local Nepalese agency, so we will use our contact Nepalese agency for you, therefore please give us your hotel detail in Kathmandu and we will provide you our contact agency information that you can contact when you checked in the hotel. Then they will meet you at the hotel and collect your passports for the visa application. Make sure you have at least 2 full working days in Kathmandu for the visa process and cost of the visa and Nepalese agency service fees are not included in our tour cost, for more detail of the Group Visa and cost please check on our website on this link Tibet visa & permits
Our group tour is suitable for the solo traveler and budget tourist and the services are same as private tour, we don’t have any hidden cost. Our 16 days kailash group tour booking is before 3 months in advance, so please let me know when you are entering in Tibet? The group tour cost is CNY15,000 per person based on 3 people plus CNY650 sinlge room supplement, CNY11,00 per person based on 4-6 people plus CNY650 single room supplement and CNY9,800 per person based on 7-8 people plus CNY650 for single room supplement if thre is no people who share the rooms. For more infomaion please visit our website at 14-16 Days Kailash Group Tour and choose your schedule.
The permit process takes around 25 days and you have to confirm the tour before 1 month, then we can obtian the permit on time.
I am sending you the tour itinerary and inclusion services, please check the detailed itinerary I sent to you by email.(Dolma)
LousApr,03 2014 12:22:32
Is It possible to travel to Tibet holding a student visa issued in chengdu?
admin(04-06,2014): The Sichuan to Tibet Southern route tour is closed from 2008. While you are more interested to visit, so we have so many different itineraries for your choice.
While you are a student, it is positively possible to apply for Tibet Travel Permit, though on the top of Student Visa we need an Approval Letter from your university saying that you are the student from this college with your passport name and number on it.
Please let me know, when will you visit Tibet and how many people is there in your group?
If you have any questions or any services need from us then please feel free to contact with me. (Kalsang)
Raphael WinkelsApr,01 2014 18:38:14
We would like to take the train from Xining May 5th to Lhasa, spend 3 nights in a medium range accomodation in Lhasa and participate in two full-day and maybe one half-day tour while in Lhasa. We have to leave Lhasa by plane to Zhangjiajie on May 9th in the evening or May 10th in the morning. Maybe you could arrange a flight for us? We have a Chinese visa, but we do need a Tibet travel permit and train tickets.
Thank you!
admin(04-06,2014): Dear Raphael, As you are interested to travel in Tibet for 2 days, I would like to suggest our Private Tour 4 Days Lhasa Highlight. Below is the Tour Itinerary and also I drafted with information on your Flights and Train. Please check the below information;The above are the informations you your train and flights availabilities and we can help for you to book the Trains and Flight Tickets within China. So, I would like to know how many people is there in your group? Based on that we can give you the Tour Cost for the group.
If you need any informations or if need any changes on the itinerary then please feel free to contact with us.(Kalsang)
phoebeMar,29 2014 17:23:57
hi, we are interested in the 12 day EBC trekking tour.
What date is the tour available in May.
There are two of us from Australia.
What is the price for this tour.
admin(04-06,2014): Dear Phoebe, I am very sorry for the late reply and the Tibet travel permit will available from April 1st onward, so it won't be a problem to get the permit for your time in May
If you want to do the trekking, then end of May is a good season and can you please tell me how people you have in the group, so that I can send you the tour cost accordingly, more people you have cheaper will be tour cost.(Sonam Jamphel)
DianMar,29 2014 12:10:33
would love to do the lora trip however, i didn't see any prices listed to see if i could afford it.
how much do these trips cost?
thank you for your response.
dian
admin(04-06,2014): Dear Dian,
As you are interested with our 13 Days KTM-Kailash Tour, first I would like to know when will you come to visit Tibet and how many people is there in your group. Based on that we can give you the Tour Cost. (Kalsang)
JulianaMar,28 2014 18:43:27
Hi
Like to make some enquiry:-
1.  What is the cost of this trip
2.  If we want to fly in from Chengdu and leave Lhasa by train can you arrange it.
3.  This trip is a 8D/7N tour, if we want to extend another 2 days on our own is it possible.
Thanks
admin(04-06,2014): Dear Juliana,
First I would like to give answer with blue color on your respective questions.

2. If we want to fly in from Chengdu and leave Lhasa by train can you arrange it.
Yes, we can arrange the flight from Chengdu to Lhasa and also the train from Lhasa to Chengdu.

3. This trip is a 8D/7N tour, if we want to extend another 2 days on our own is it possible.
We can customize the tour based on our clients’ interest of traveling in Tibet but below I have suggested an itinerary so please check carefully and if you need any changes then we can do some tailor made on our itinerary.

1. We are planning to take either the air/train depends on the cost, so will you be able to let us know how much to go by air or train.
I've sent you all the detailed cost by email.

2. Will you be able to book the ticket for us
Yes, we can book the tickets for but we need you to confirm the tour before days so that we can book the train tickets.

3. Planning to be in Tibet for 8 days exclude train travelling time and want to visit most of the places of interest will you be able to provide the itinerary
I sugguest our Private Tour 8 days EBC Exploration and please check the below as I drafted the itinerary.

4. How to go about applying the permit
As soon after you confirmed the tour with us, we need you to send us your clear scan copies of passports and China Visa to apply for Tibet Travel Permit.

5. How much will it cost.
We sell the whole tour package but not the Tibet Travel Permit.

6. Will we have problem getting the permit before travelling to Tibet
We can guarantee that we can apply Tibet Travel Permit for you as soon after you confirm the tour with us.

As our itinerary is very flexible and if you need any changes in this itinerary then please feel free contact me for to do some tailor-made.

If you have any questions or regarding your Tibet Tour then please feel free to ask.(Kalsang)

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