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Hi I am planning my backpack trip to tibet for about 15 days. what type of visa i should apply for?

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Hi I am planning my backpack trip to tibet for about 15 days. what type of visa i should apply for? and is there any special visa required for visiting tibet? thanks.
asked Jul 22, 2013 in Visa & Embassy by pance (50,970 points)

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Yes, you need to apply for a 'Tibet Entry Permit' through Travel Bureau of Tibet, which sets branches in many provinces. besides, you cannot travel individually, you have to join a group tour of authourized travel agencies. They can help you with all the needed documents.
answered Jul 22, 2013 by ccee (307,900 points)
selected Jul 22, 2013 by pance
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