Visa & Passport Information
Passport and Visa requirements changes frequently, for latest passport and visa information, select the appropriate link according to your country and destination.
- Service of the Bereau & Consular Affairs (USA)
- Foreign & Commonwealth Office (UK)
- Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade (Australia)
- Foreign Affairs & International Trade Canada:
- Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade (New Zealand)
Visa & Passport Services
CIBT is a partner company of Sonam Adventures. For quick and professional visa and passport services, please visit
CIBT: The Global Visa And Passport Professionals. Our clients enjoy special discounts.
There is no particular tourist visa to Tibet. Traveling to Tibet from China requires Chinese visa, Tibet Tourism Bureau (TTB) permit and Alien travel permit issued by PSB (Public Security Bureau) of Tibet. Sonam Adventures will facilitate both permits and you are responsible for obtaining Chinese visa. If you entering Tibet via Nepal, we will help you obtain group visa from the Chinese embassy in Kathmandu.
Clothing and Gear
All trips require comfortable clothes and good pair of hiking shoe. Depending on the season, terrain, activities, and number of days, please contact us for more detail clothing and gear recommendation for a specific trip.
When to Go
Good weather is the essence to a successful trip. Please refer to the chart for ‘best time to travel’. Please contact us for more detail information.