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$9 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Arrival Transfer from Xining Railway Station Transfer to Hotel

Upon arrival at Xining Railway Station, a representative will be waiting, holding a sign displaying your name. You will be escorted to your private vehicle and driven in comfort to your Xining hotel. You will travel in either an air-conditioned sedan (for 1 to 2 people) or an air-conditioned minivan (for 3 to 9 people) or an air-conditioned minibus(10-15 people)  At time of booking, please include the following information and hotel details in the "Special Requirements" box: Train Number Arrival Time Hotel Name and address Contact number Please note: You may have a Chinese speaking driver, but he knows exactly where to go, you can use his phone to call a translator if need at any time during the ride.

$9 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Xining Caojiabao International Airport Departure Transfer from City Hotels

This hassle-free service operates from all Xining hotels and connects with all flights departing from Xining Caojiabao International Airport. A professional driver will pick you up from your accommodation and assist you with your luggage. Sit back and relax in the comfort of your private, air-conditioned vehicle and leave the traffic to the driver, who will deliver you straight to the airport in plenty of time for your flight. At time of booking, please include the following flight and hotel details in the "Special Requirements" box: Airline information Flight Number Departure Time Hotel Name and address Contact number Please note: You may have a Chinese speaking driver, but he knows exactly where to go,you can use his phone to local operator if need at any time during the ride.

$9 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Arrival Transfer from Xining Caojiabao International Airport to Hotel

Your driver will be waiting for your at the arrival hall in Xining Caojiabao International Airport with your name sign. You will then be taken to your Xining accomodation in a private vehicle. When making a booking, you will need to advise your flight details and your Xining City hotel details. Your transfer will be confirmed instantly and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver. It's that easy! At time of booking, please include the following flight and hotel details in the "Special Requirements" box: Airline information Flight Number Arrival Time Hotel Name and address Contact number Please note: You may have a Chinese speaking driver, but he knows exactly where to go,you can use his phone to call a translator if need at any time during the ride.

$9 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Xining Railway Station Departure Transfer from City Hotels

A representative will meet you in your hotel lobby, holding a sign displaying your name. You will be escorted to your private vehicle and driven in comfort to the railway station. You will travel in either an air-conditioned sedan (for 1 to 2 people) or an air-conditioned minivan (for 3 to 9 people) or an air-conditioned minibus(10-15 people). At time of booking, please include the following information and hotel details in the "Special Requirements" box: Train Number Departure Time Hotel Name and address Contact number Pick up time from your hotel  Please note: You may have a Chinese speaking driver, but he knows exactly where to go, you can use his phone to call local operator if need at any time during the ride.

$39 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Round-Trip Transfer to Qinghai Lake from Xining City Hotel

Your driver will pick you up at your hotel in Xining City then drive to Qinghai Lake directly. The ride to Qinghai Lake takes about 2.5 hours. Sit back and enjoy the sceneries along the way. Feel free to tell your driver, if you want to stop for photos. Starting the tour around 7:00am is highly recommended since you will have more time to explore Qinghai Lake when it is not very crowded. Once arrived at main entrance of the Qinghai Lake, your driver will assistance you to purchase your tickets (at your own expense), and tell you where he will be waiting for you, then you will enjoy your own time to explore Qinghai Lake. When you're ready, you will be returned back to your hotel/place of accommodation safely.  Qinghai Lake, in Mongolian language means blue lake. It is the largest inland lake as well as the largest saline lake in China. The source of Qinghai Lake relies on the direct runoff and rainfalls, as well, another over 40 rivers empty into the lake with the Buha River being the largest. Qinghai Lake is enveloped by lofty mountains, and it has two sub-lakes, a saline Gahai Lake and a freshwater Erhai Lake. You will have enough time to explore the whole area on your own. The Tour operator cannot guarantee an English-speaking driver. Due to their availability, you may have a Chinese speaking driver, but they know exactly where to pick you up and where to drop you off. Guest can use their phone to call local operator if need during the ride.

$938 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Small-Group 6-Night Lhasa to Everest Tour: Train from Xining

Day 1: Take a train to Lhasa from XiningYour tour starts from the Xining Railway Station. When entering the station, you need to present to the conductor your passport, China Visa, Tibet Travel Permit and train ticket. Then start to enjoy the memorable trip. Overnight on the train.Day 2: Lhasa ArrivalToday, you will witness the most beautiful scenic view on the Qinghai Tibet Train. After arrival, your tour guide will meet you at the train station in Lhasa. Overnight at Lhasa 3-star Hotel.Day 3: Lhasa - Shigatse (B) You will drive from Lhasa to Gyantse. On the way, the group will pass over the Gampala pass (4790m), and will get a glimpse of Yamdrok-tso (4400m). The Lake is surrounded by many snow-capped mountains. The stop to visit Karuola Glacier. The tour moves on to Gyantse where we will visit the famous Pelkor Monastery and Gyantse Kumbum. After driving 1.5 hours, you will arrive in Shigatse where you'll visit Tashilunpo Monastery, the seat of Tibet's second highest incarnation, the Panchen Lama. Overnight in Shigatse 3-star hotel. Day 4: Shigatse - Everest Base Camp (B) You'll leave Shigatse after getting your alien's travel permit, and then drive to Lhatse where you can take lunch. After that, you will drive to Shegar and if the weather is clear enough, you can view the Mt. Everest in the distance on the way back down. After 4 to 6 hours, you will arrive at Rongbuk monastery, but on the way there, you will pass Pang la Pass, one of the highest passes in Tibet at 5050m. From that pass, you can view all of the five highest peaks in the world. Overnight in the tent at EBC or Rongbuk Monastery guestroom. Day 5: Everest Base Camp Return to Shigatse In the morning, you can see the sunrise appear on the top of Mt Everest at the tent area of EBC, and have a full view of the magnificent Mount which stands like a snow-capped pyramid in front of you at Rongpuk, the vantage point for watching Mt. Everest. After that drive back to Shigatse 3-star hotel. Day 6: Shigatse to Lhasa (B) You will drive back to Lhasa on the friendship Highway. The whole distance is almost 280km and it takes 6 hours. Stay overnight Lhasa 3-star hotel.Day 7: Departure from Lhasa (B)After eating breakfast, you will be transferred to the train station or the airport if you need.