Tibet Travel Tips

1. Plan in advance — at least 20 days before your departure.

2. You need a Tibet Entry Permit to enter Tibet.

3. Choose the best time to go — May to October.

4. Pack/carry/wear what you need.

5. Keep healthy — high altitude means 30% less oxygen.

6. Fly into Tibet and take a train out.

7. Don't miss the must-see attractions.

8. Respect the Tibetan people and avoid trouble.

9. Know the local conditions and lower your expectations.