The Qinghai-Tibet Railway line connects Lhasa (Tibet) with six Chinese cities namely Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Xining and Lanzhou. The first train set off from Beijing to cover 48 hours journey on 1st July 06 and reached Lhasa on 3rd July darting across several high passes, the highest being Tanggula pass at 5,072 meter. The world’s highest railway line boasts high-tech engineering and luxurious pressurized train cars are used to help passengers cope with high altitude.
Take this 9 days tour to the two great cities of the orient, Beijing and Lhasa to savor the exotic cultural delights they have to offer.
Explore Beijing's ancient glory (Great Wall of China, Ming Tombs). Embark on a train journey to Lhasa, aboard the world's highest railway, the Qinghai-Tibet railway.
From Lhasa you embark on a memorable train journey to Beijing, with a stopover at the ancient city of Xian, a cultural centre of the old Silk Route.
Beijing, Lhasa, Kathmandu Tour. Exploration of ancient palaces, monasteries & temples and a ride on the world's highest train to Everest Base camp.
Great trip - fantastic sights in Tibet!
We work with the motto "Tourism for Development". Explore Himalaya Community Service Project was conceived to empower underprivileged segments of Nepal.