14 Days Tour By Self-driving In Tibet


Self-driving in Tibet is a kind of new tour, but an old type of tour as well. In the meaning of new type of tour, it means that tourists rent vehicles in Tibet rather than in other places and which type of tour is more than difficulty nowadays. However, in the meaning of an old type of tour in Tibet, tourists drive their own vehicles no matter whether it comes from outside of China or in China. 

Travel with us and we can organize your self-driving tour in Tibet in both types for 100% sure !


Highlights on the self-driving tour in Tibet

1. the no matter how many pax in the group, there are at most 4 persons in one car/landcruiser/jeep. For the simpe reason any of the 4 pax will have opportunity to drive the vehicle.

2. the price for this self-driving tour indicates the tour starts from Lhasa and ends in Lhasa. The fee out of Lhasa are exceptional.

3. tourists must hold their own country's driving license for at least two years before they reach Tibet.

4. this tour is a full-board package tour, with no extra demands during the tour. However they may have at time of pre-tour or post-tour. 

5. A through guide accompany the group from day 1 through day 14



Tour programs of Self-driving tour in Tibet at a glance

  1. By international flight to arrive in Chengud/Xian, pick up at the airport and check in at            X/X/D
    a 5 * hotel or 4 * hotel but with best location
  2. Go for a pre-tour to Panda Research Center/Terra Cotta Warriors & Horses                             B/L/D
  3. Flight in to Lhasa Tibet     5 * hotel accommodation                                                                       B/L/D
  4. Go to vehicle bureau to get temporary driving license (it may need a whole day to obtain it)  B/L/D
    if it is not weekend 
  5. Lhasa city escorted tour including Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barchor Bazaar                  B/L/D
  6. Again Lhasa city escorted tour incl. Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery                                  B/L/D
  7. Self-drive to Yamdrok Lake, Karola glacier, Gyantse, and finally reach Shigatse                         B/L/D
  8. Self-drive to Shegar, via old Tingri to Mt. Everest Base Camp. Sun-set for the view                   B/L/D
  9. Sun-rise for the view, then self-drive back to Shigatse via road leading passby Sagya              B/L/D
    Monastery, a fifferent road from coming on day 6
  10. Visit Tashilumpu Monastery and then drive to Yangpachen Hotspring via Donglha and         B/L/D
    Shoglha mountain pass, onward to  Damxiong County.
  11. Self-drive to Tibet-biggest lake Namtso Lake, and then drive towards Lhasa                            B/L/D
  12. Good bye to Tibet in Lhasa Railway Station by taking Tibet high plateau train                         B/L/D
  13. Views from out of train windows                                                                                                   B/L/D
  14. Arrive in the destination and catch up the international flight back to you happy home       B/X/X                                                                                                                 

Pictures of vehicles to be used for this tour

4X4 vehicles may be the Toyota landcruisers like 4700 Prado, V8, or Nissan Xterras, or Hammers, or Jeep Wranglers, etc. 

This type of vehicle may be SUV ( all-time run SUV ) like Toyota Rav4, Linchon SUV, Renault SUV, etc. which all have higher chassis and good passby characteristic


Price for every person:  $2660 USD from

Single Supplement: $880 USD

Departure 1: May 26th, 2019

Departure 2: September 13th, 2019


See the following images which show what we did before (from our partner's photographer from France Charles

Get-together for lunch on the way to Mt. Everest

Below is the shocking combination of self-driving tour in Tibet by a French gentleman Charles

Inside this video you will see that our partner and we did a great job in self-driving tour to Mt. Everest and made the customers satisfied more than their expectation.


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