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Travel Agency in Yùshù

Gesartour

The best way to see the region is via a private vehicle, and English-speaking Tibetan manager Tsebrtim can organise a bunch of different options based on your interests. You'll get a great wealth of regional and Tib…
Travel Agency in Xīníng

Tibetan Connections

This Tibetan-run tour company focuses on more remote parts of Amdo and Kham but can arrange trips into Tibet. Prices are higher than other local travel agencies but staff speak English and are good to deal with. The…
Travel Agency in Xīníng

Mystic Tibet Tours

This travel agency is run by an English-speaking Tibetan guide, Gonkho. Organises tours around Tibet, with a focus on Amdo including Amnye Machen. Your best bet is to email or call in advance.
Travel Agency in Golmud

China Travel Service

The only place in town that can arrange Tibet permits, though it takes seven to 10 days. Best used as a last resort. Limited English.
Travel Agency in Xīníng

Snow Lion Tours

Run by a knowledgeable English-speaking Tibetan, Wangden; arranges treks, camping with nomads and Tibet permits.
Bank in Xīníng

Bank of China

Has a number of large branches around town that exchange cash and have foreign-friendly ATMs.
ATM in Golmud

Agricultural Bank of China

Has a 24-hour ATM that accepts foreign cards.
Post in Golmud

China Post

Located 100m north of the main train station.
Bank in Golmud

Bank of China

Changes cash. Foreign-friendly ATM.
Travel Agency in Golmud

CAAC

Can help book onward flights.