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Renovation of Potala Palace roof nearly complete

Renovation of Potala Palace roof nearly complete

Renovation of the golden roof Potala Palace is nearly complete and awaiting inspection by National Cultural Heritage Administration, said Management Office in Tibet autonomous region on Wednesday. ..

Tourism help raise income in Gangsha Village

Tourism help raise income in Gangsha Village

The world famous Mt. Kangrinboqe attracts a large number of domestic and foreign tourists every year. Living at the foot snow-capped mountain, people in Gangsha Village Purang County southwest China's Tibet has ..

Qinghai Lake improves tourist-friendly services

Qinghai Lake improves tourist-friendly services

By Sept 5th of 2018, the Qinghai Lake scenic district in northwest China's Province has renovated 32 restrooms, adding shoe-shine machines, hot water heaters, cell phone charging stations, etc, providing more ..

Potala Palace free for visitors during winter time

Potala Palace free for visitors during winter time

The Potala Palace and Norbulingka will offer free admission for all tourists from November 1st through March 15th of 2019. Visitors could use their resident identification card or other documentation entry. ..

Tips for visitors to Tibet in summer

Tips for visitors to Tibet in summer

With the arrival of summer vacation, tourism in Tibet has gradually warmed up. At same time, plateau entered its rainy season, and temperature varies widely between day night. ..

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.