Journey Name: Guangzhou to Lhasa  |  Journey Duration: Upto 10 days
 
Overview:
The Qinghai-Tibet railway is the highest altitude railway in the world. You'll witness thousands of miles of unrivalled landscapes. The train from Guangzhou to Lhasa also made its debut in July, 2006. It departs every other day at 12:19 from Guangzhou Train Station, and arrives at Lhasa Railway Station at 18:30 on the third day after over 54 hours covering a distance of 4980 kilometers
 
Train Departure Schedule :
2015
January - March
April - June
July - September
October - December
 
 
Journey Dates :

Train Available

Start City

End City

Frequecy

Distance

Duration

T264

Guangzhou
(12:19,1st day)

Lhasa
(18:30,3rd day)

Every Two day

4980km

54h11m

 
Places Covered:
Guangzhou, Changsha, Wuhan, Zhenzhou, Xian, Lanzhou, Xining, Golmud, Nakchu, Lhasa
 
Day to Day Itinerary:
Detail itinerary:
Day 01: Flight to Guangzhou,
When arrival Guangzhou airport meet local tour guide transfer to hotel.If time possible
Half day sightseeing the city tour,Overnight at hotel.
Day02Shanghai-lhasa by T264 train
Half day sightseeing the city tour then transfer to railway station take T264 train(13:07) to start the train trip to Tibet.Overnight on the train.
Day03:On the Train trip to Tibet
The train will cross Xi’an, Lanzhou, Xining ,Kokonor-lake , bird island ,salty field and Qinghai-Tibet
pasture Golmud .over night at train .
Day04: Train arrival Lhasa station.
This day the train will be start from Golmud on 06:42AM and arrival Lhasa railway station on 21:00PM,On the way you will view the Kekexilin wildlife natural presrve area ,Tanggula pass ,Qiangtang grassland , when arrival lhasa train station our tour guide will be meet you then transfer to hotel, take rest for acclimatize the high altitude.
Day05: Lhasa city tour
AM-To visit the Potala palace around 3hours, Then meet driver to transfer to hotel go to lunch and prepare to visit Afternoon schedule
PM-To visit the Jokhangtemple and Bakhorstreet,
Day06: Lhasa city tour.
AM-Drive from hotel to Drepung about 10 km to visit the Drepungmonastery about 3hours then back lhasa city go to lunch and take rest.
PM-To sightseeing the Sera monatsry and Norbulinka(the summer palace of the Dalai lama ).
Farewell dinner with cultural dance show at an authentic Tibetan restaurant.
Day07:Departure.
Transfer from Lhasa city to airport to flight to china or Nepal

 
Price:

Grade
1pax
2-5pax
6-9pax
Above 10 pax
Single supplement
Price
$1270p/p
$970p/p
 $832p/p
$ 803p/p
 $119p/p

 
Inclusions:
The tour cost include:
1- Hotel accommodation
2- All necessary Tibet tour permit
3- All sightseeing entrance fee mention as per itinerary
4-All transportation fee as transfer from airport and sightseeing as per itinerary by private car & land cruiser vehicle throughout the trip
5-Local Tibetan english speaking tour guide.
6-Meals mentioned as per itinerary and one fare well dinner at Tibetan restaurant with cultural dance show in Lhasa .
7- Train ticket .
 
Exclusions:
The tour cost excludes :
1- International airfare,
2-Expensive of private nature such as beverage laundry telephone etc
3-Any expenses other than mentioned under Tour cost includes heading.
4-Insurance of any nature
5-Chinese visa fee
 
Route Map
 
  • An engineering marvel, it is the world's highest railway
  • Unique and wonderful scenery
  • Special sightseeing windows on board and scenery viewing platforms 
  • Comfortable accommodation to suit every budget
  • Oxygen supplier on board for those who feel light-headed