in the heart of old Lhasa, Shigatse Travels has more than 20 years experience
in organizing and operating tours throughout Tibet. Dedicated
to quality service, Shigatse Travels caters both to individual travelers
and to groups of any size.
can be designed for all areas of the Tibetan Plateau - from Kailash
and Guge, even as far as Kashgar in the west to Kham and Amdo in the
east; from the northern Changtang to Everest and Nepal. All
trips are individually designed and tailored to your specific needs
and interests - cultural tours, trekking, camping, sightseeing, hotel
and guest house accommodations and transport.
Travels was established in 1980 and continues to grow as it operates
as a joint-venture between its Tibetan founder and Dutch and American
partners. The joint venture also enjoys a long-lasting partnership
with Royal Mountain Travel in Nepal and long term relationships in
the United States, Canada, Holland, Russia, and Australia among others.
NEW TRAVEL REGULATIONS
On May 07, 2012 new Tibet travel permit regulations were introduced. Currently permits are only issued for groups of 5 or more travelers of the same nationality. We expect these restrictione to be lifted mid-October, bur cannot guarantee this.