Travel Agency in Yushu

Gesartour

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

Travel Agency in Xining

Tibetan Connections

This excellent and recommended English-speaking Tibetan-run tour company focuses on more remote parts of Amdo and Kham but can arrange trips into Tibet too. Staff are good to deal with, while manager and tour...

Travel Agency in Xining

Elevated Trips

Run by enthusiastic and experienced guide Ben Cubbage (assisted by local Tibetan guides), Elevated Trips is a capable outfit offering off-the-beaten track experiences across the Tibetan Plateau, with a focus on...

Travel Agency in Xining

Snow Lion Tours

With helpful staff and run by a knowledgeable English-speaking Tibetan, Wangden, Snow Lion Tours arranges treks, camping with nomads and Tibet permits. See the website for details.

Travel Agency in Xining

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.

Bank in Xining

Bank of China

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