The transportation from Beijing to Tibet is more convenient. You can travel to Tibet by train or by plane. Beijing is the capital of China and a hub for international entry. Most visitors will choose Beijing as the destination city for international flights. Beijing is also one of the centers of China’s railway network. There many flights and trains from Beijing to Tibet every day. You hardly have to worry about not having the plane or train tickets. Beijing is the most popular destination for tourists in China and the number one destination for many tourists. Your tours in Beijing will make your tour to Tibet more perfect.
Beijing has the most world heritage sites in the world and is the first capital city with a world geopark. There are more than 200 tourist attractions open to the public in Beijing, including the Forbidden City of world’s largest imperial palace, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Great Wall and so on. Beijing is also one of the four ancient capitals of China, with many local folk customs. Before you travel to Tibet, you can stay here for 3 or 4 days to visit the scenic spots in Beijing, enjoy the Beijing culture and taste the delicious food in Beijing. You can take a day to visit the Forbidden City in downtown Beijing, where you can also see the Temple of Heaven. The next day you can climb the Great Wall and experience the spectacular ancient wisdom. In the evening you can go to see the Peking Opera and Kungfu Show. You can go to the Summer Palace on the third day. The Summer Palace was a royal garden in the Qing dynasty. It’s also a quite nice place to go for a walk. If you want to stay here longer, you can go to the most colorful Hutong in Beijing. Hutong is the blood of Beijing. Hutong culture is also a plot of the old Beijing people. For visitors to Beijing, the old Beijing Hutong hid Beijing culture.
For your tour in Tibet, Lhasa and Everest are two must-see destinations. Lhasa, the capital of Tibet autonomous region of China, is an international tourist city with plateau and ethnic characteristics. Lhasa is the transshipment center of Tibet and usually enters Tibet from here. There are many attractions to visit when you travel to Tibet in Lhasa, such as the Potala Palace, the highest elevation palace in the world, and Namtso Lake, the largest lake in Tibet. Mount Everest is the roof of the world, and conquering it is a lifelong dream of many people. You can stay in Lhasa for 2 or 3 days to visit the attractions in Lhasa and experience the Tibetan Buddhist culture. Then you can walk around the cities near Lhasa, such as Shigatse, Nyingchi, Nagqu. Finally, you can go to the highest mountain, Mount Everest. Here you can plane a tour to Everest Base Camp. With the tour to Mount Everest over, your Beijing Tibet tour is over.