Welcome to Tibet
Tibet is a region in Asia covering much of the Tibetan Plateau. Tibet is divided into three regions it is Amdo, Kham and U-Tsang the traditional homeland of the Tibetan people. Tibet is the highest region on Earth, with an average elevation of 5,000 m (16,000 ft). The highest elevation in Tibet is Mount Everest, Earth's highest mountain, rising 8,848 m (29,029 ft) above sea level.
Who We Are
Welcome to Xiahe in the south of Gansu province, “miniature Tibet” and home to the most comprehensive Tibetan university monastery in the world---Labrang Monastery, which is set at the crossroads to Tibetan regions in Sichuan, Yunnan, and Qinghai. As the only independent outdoor expert and folk travel agency here, Labrang Snow Moutain Travel & Adventure aims to provide all-around, good value travel services within and beyond Xiahe to both domestic and overseas tourists.
We are a team of indigenous Tibetan tourism professionals, who love the land and thoroughly understand local customs and practices. Most of us have over 10 years of experience in guiding, travel, and planning, with established industry connections around Xiahe and the whole Tibetan region. We are capable of catering to the specific need of each guest by offering in-depth, flexible travel services, such as bilingual guides, outdoor equipment, a wide range of transport (car and bike rental, horse-riding, trekking) and accommodation (hotels, guesthouses, camping and homestay), plus various tour itineraries (bird-watching, Tibetan culture, overland adventure, etc.). All of this allows you to savor the beauty of nature and culture in this region, like a local.
Located at the window to Amdo Tibetan Area, a junction of various races and cultures, our vision is to promote two-way exchange and communication between different cultures. Our specialty is to create a customized, individual travel plan especially for you, not only satisfying tourists’ eyes but also their hearts and minds. In harmony with nature and culture, in pursuit of a healthy and happy way of life, sharing with and supporting each other, we are ready to do our best to ensure you have a fun, unique and carefree travel experience with us, wherever you are traveling in Xiahe or the Tibetan region.
Independent tour operators with connections around Tibet
10+ years experience with English speaking native guides
Based in Labrang, ideal for tourists to adapt weather and altitude before exploring Tibet
No Tibet Travel permit required for foreigners travelling in this region
Easy access from mainland China
Bespoke tours available