Tibet Train Tours
Tibet Train Travel
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Question:I notice that all your Tibet Train Tour packages get on the train leaving Lhasa. What if I want to take the Tibet train from Xian to Lhasa?
Answer:Please understand that it is very difficult to purchase train tickets for trains going to Tibet since the Qinghai Tibet Railway was put into use. Sometimes, the booking fees of tibet train are can be very high. While the outgoing train tickets from Tibet are more guaranteed. So we strongly advise take Tibet train back from Lhasa and experience the Qinghai-Tibet railway on the return trip, which has the identical experience.
Question:Will the Tibet train make stops at the citys along the Qinghai Tibet railway when you take the train from Xining to Lhasa? Is it possible to get out on the platforms and take pictures? Can you buy Tibet train tickets for the next day or do need to buy the some days before you are leaving? Thank you.
Answer:Tibet train makes most of its stops some large cities along the way, but only for a few minutes. Passengers are allowed to get of the train to the platforms for pictures or fresh air. Since Tibet train tickets to Lhasa are very hot to get, especially soft sleepers. It is better to book in advance, 10 days before at least.
The Qinghai Tibet Railway stretches from Xining, capital of Qinghai Province to Lhasa, Tibet, extending the "World's Roof" Qingzang Plateau. Put into operation in 2006, Qinghai-Tibet Railway is the world's highest and longest plateau railroad and also the first railway connecting the Tibet autonomou...