Flights to Tibet from uk
For visitors to Tibet from the United Kingdom, it is the journey of a lifetime, and is much like a trip to another world. Set far apart from the U.K., in distance as well as in culture, Tibet is a stunning land of high mountains, beautiful scenery, and captivating lakes. Set on the high plateau to the north of the Himalayas, this spectacular region is an autonomous region of the People’s Republic of China, and requires some pretty careful planning in organizing the trip.
Getting to Tibet from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland requires you to travel almost halfway around the world. A trip of more than 7,000 miles to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet. There is no direct airline to Tibet from the United Kingdom. The only direct international flight to Tibet is from Kathmandu to Lhasa. So,If you want to take the flights to Tibet from uk, you can only choose to fly to Kathmandu, Hong Kong, or gateway cities in mainland China. And then continue to fly to Tibet.
The flight to Kathmandu takes around 12 hours, and some flights can take as long as 35 hours, depending on the connections between England and Nepal. However, flights are inexpensive.
Travel to mainland China is more direct, and there are non-stop flights from London to Beijing, Shanghai, and Guangzhou. You can also take a flight to Hong Kong, and enter mainland China from there. The fastest flight to Beijing takes around 13 hours, while flights to Hong Kong can make the trip in around 11 hours. Hong Kong is often the preferred stopover for tourists to China from Europe, as this former British colony is a great tourist destination as well. Once in Hong Kong, you can get a train or connecting flights to many of the major cities in China from which you can travel to Tibet.
Post is under moderation
Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.