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Tibet Highland Tours-Day Tour

No.1 Dan Gay Ling Road | Just 200 meters from Barkhor Square in Old Lhasa, Lhasa 850000, China
+86 139 0898 5060
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An authentic Tibetian Tour and Oppotunity

Experiences that I would not have otherwise had, from private tours to monasteries, veggie cafes... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Portland, Oregon
Amazing experience

Probably the most wonderful experience I've ever had! The Tibet and EBC tour is not something you... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hong Kong, China
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Tibet Highland Tours, though not the largest company around, we are among the most experienced around. Our office managers have been working in tourism in Tibet for over 20 years and know all areas of Tibet extremely well. The company was started by local Tibetans, most of whom had been working for over 20 years already as tour guides, managers, and route builders. We can work with you to create the perfect itinerary suited specifically for you. Unlike many travel agencies that arrange tours to Tibet, we are not based in Beijing, Chengdu or Shanghai. We are based right in the heart of Lhasa, less than a 1 minute walk from Barkhor Square. All of our office staff, guides and drivers are Tibetans who are intimately familiar with Tibetan culture, language and religion. This gives us an advantage over most companies arranging travel to Tibet. Our company is not out just to make money. Our goal is to give back to as many poor Tibetan communities as possible. Several of our office staff are from remote, poor villages at the base of the Himalaya Mountains. A portion from each tour goes towards projects that we carry out in these communities.
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No.1 Dan Gay Ling Road | Just 200 meters from Barkhor Square in Old Lhasa, Lhasa 850000, China
+86 139 0898 5060

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Experiences that I would not have otherwise had, from private tours to monasteries, veggie cafes, and chill time, before the tour to three expert guides for my two week trip. The guides were experts in the local history of Tibet and Buddhism, the agency meet...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Probably the most wonderful experience I've ever had! The Tibet and EBC tour is not something you can compare to any other tour in any other country. It may not have been easy and comfortable all the time due to the elevation and weather, but...More

Thank rabroas
Reviewed 4 days ago

Since young, I have been dreaming of visiting Tibet some day to catch a glimpse of the world tallest mountain, Mt Everest. My dream came true in May 2017. My friends and I signed up the tour package with Tibet Highland Tours. They were a...More

1  Thank XiaoLoo
Reviewed 6 days ago

Trip to Tibet/Xizang was one of my most desired wishes that became true 2 weeks ago. In April-May 17 I was searching for any opportunity to come to Tibet, and found an amazing travel agency – I believe the only one from all my travelling...More

2  Thank Victoria V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best guide ever! We had an amazing tour in Tibet and EBC with guide Damdul, thank you for your time and that great experience. Thank you the helpful driver Tse Ring too!

Thank Chong P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the 8 days Lhasa to EBC tour on May 2017. Passang was extremely prompt in replying all our queries for the trip. Unfortunately during the trip, some of us are not feeling well and our guide, Damdul took great care of us. Learn a...More

Thank limkh13
Reviewed 1 week ago

well organized friendly organization, easy to handle, more than happy with the service provided, happy to recommend to someone else.

1  Thank jagathsh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The trip started from Lhasa and hike to Everest Base camp and Holy Mount Kailash. I visited Deprung, Sera and local monasteries where I could feel an authentic touch of Tibet. Additionally, I went to Potala palace on regular day time. In the evening, our...More

2  Thank Morakod G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from a childhood dream of traveling around Tibet; not as much and not as far as the dream went, but for sure a wonderful opening up for many other trips to Tibet…. Because even in the short time we were in Tibet, traveling...More

3  Thank Gaspare D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Kailash - Everest Base Camp tour is an amazing trip across Tibet, which begins with day trips to monasteries around Lhasa while acclimatising to the altitude, before setting off Westwards towards Everest Base Camp and Kailash. The scenery this magical land is amazing -...More

1  Thank Justin C
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I have been in contact with "Tibet Highland Tour" but just wanted to verify and confirm that i am dealing with the correct Tibet Highland Tours. Please advise how can i verify this , that i am dealing with the "real" Tibet Highland tour. Perhap when i wire my payment which is the name of account or account number should i credit. Kindly response to my soonest, cheers
13 June 2017|
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Response from Erdmann78 | Reviewed this property |
Try to get in contact personally with a guy called Passang. He is one of the people there managing this small great Tibetan run company. Highly recommendable!
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Lynete D
Hi, I'm planning to visit Tibet for the very first time. I would like to join the 8-day tour. I'm coming from the USA. What have you learned from your visit? What items that I would need while in Tibet aside from personal use? I'm not picky with food; how much lunches and dinners cost in Tibet? Where did you purchase their currency... the Yuan? Where did you purchase your plane ticket, and to which airport? I'm likely to visit alone; is there anything that I should know about traveling alone? I really appreciate your time reading my post. Thank you so much and I hope you'll have a wonderful day =)))
9 March 2017|
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Response from lous652 | Reviewed this property |
Is there really a place called Niceville, FL? Can't beat that. I see that my wife gave you a very good response to your questions. I think that working with THT made the trip smooth and extremely educational--I wouldn't... More
Hi, I enjoyed your review and just wanted to ask what altitude sickness medication you used. Thankyou.
6 September 2016|
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Response from HIGHLAND_Tenzin | Property representative |
Usually most of the clients they prefer to have diamox after prescription from doctor. Also Hongjintian would be good for altitude sickness as well.