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Mudslide blocks Sichuan-Tibet highway

Mudslide blocks Sichuan-Tibet highway

A section of the Sichuan-Tibet highway was blocked following a mudslide triggered by continuous rain on Wednesday morning, local rescue workers said.

Mudslide blocks Sichuan-Tibet highway

Mudslide blocks Sichuan-Tibet highway

A section of the Sichuan-Tibet highway was blocked following a mudslide triggered by continuous rain on Wednesday morning, local rescue workers said.

Qinghai: fast and furious in the desert

Qinghai: fast and furious in the desert

On July 4th, a cross-country rallying event, part of the 3rd Guinan County ATV Cultural Tourism Festival, took place at Muguitan Desert in Hainan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture Qinghai Province. A total 126 ..

Potala Palace restores online ticket reservations

Potala Palace restores online ticket reservations

The world heritage site Potala Palace has recently restored its online ticket reservation service on official website, giving tourists access to purchase tickets from the website. ..

Tibet to launch two more tourism trains

Tibet to launch two more tourism trains

Two new tourism trains will start operating in the Tibet autonomous region from July 1, the Tibet Tourism Development Commission said.

Tibet sets up tourism data center

Tibet sets up tourism data center

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region has set up a data center for tourism and traffic information, the local tourism authority said Monday.

Tibet to build more airports near border

Tibet to build more airports near border

​Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region is expected to build three new airports in its southern area, aiming strengthen the border region's communication with surrounding areas. ..

Latest travel ban announced in Qinghai

Latest travel ban announced in Qinghai

Currently, Qinghai Province has announced travel ban for the national level nature reserves related to Sanjiangyuan, Mt. Qilian and Lake in Hoh Xil origin of Yellow River. ..

Wenchuan sweet cherry ripens

Wenchuan sweet cherry ripens

A press conference on the Wenchuan sweet cherry picking festival was held recently in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province.

Potala Palace creative products popular with tourists

Potala Palace creative products popular with tourists

The Potala Palace is a national key cultural relic protection unit and world heritage site; its creative products have become kind of calling card for Lhasa in recent years, which covers wide range including more ..

Discount prices draw travelers to Tibet

Discount prices draw travelers to Tibet

Travelers can continue to enjoy discounted tickets at major scenic spots and for transportation in the Tibet autonomous region until end of June because a surprising jump tourism activity past three months, ..

Tibet: ticket price for 26 scenic spots halved since May

Tibet: ticket price for 26 scenic spots halved since May

According to the Tourism Development Commission of Tibet Autonomous Region, select national scenic districts, tourism transport vehicles, and flights in will offer discount tickets through June 30th. ..

Climbers must carry trash down Mt. Qomolangma

Climbers must carry trash down Mt. Qomolangma

Mountain Qomolangma, or known as Mt. Everest in the west, is a destination for mountaineering enthusiasts from all over world, and on April 30, annual climbing season mountain was officially launched. ..

Tips: book ticket first before visiting Jiuzhaigou

Tips: book ticket first before visiting Jiuzhaigou

According to the tourism information website of Aba Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, all tickets from April 24th through May 7th for Jiuzhaigou scenic area are sold out, as daily limit 2000 visitors has been ..

Tourism season kick-off ceremony held in Tibet

Tourism season kick-off ceremony held in Tibet

A man takes part in a competition during a kick-off ceremony for tourism season in Gongbo'gyamda County, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, April 15, 2018.