Tourism booming in Tibet during holiday week
Tourism booming in Tibet during holiday week

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region received about 216,400 tourists from home and abroad from Feb. 15 to Feb. 18.

  • Tibet Airlines adds flights for holiday travel rush

    Tibet Airlines adds flights for holiday travel rush

  • Tibet offers tourism bargains above clouds

    Tibet offers tourism bargains above clouds

  • Above the clouds, 'toilet revolution' is bringing sweet relief

    Above the clouds, 'toilet revolution' is bringing sweet relief

  • Jiuzhai Valley to reopen before May

    Jiuzhai Valley to reopen before May

Destinations

New expressway spurs tourism growth at Hailuogou national park

After the Ya’an-Kangding expressway opened to traffic on Dec. 31, the travel time was cut to three hours between Chengdu city and the Hailuogou national park in Sichuan province.

A tapestry of achievement: a golden khada in Jiaju (IV)

Such efforts will most certainly result in a bolstered industry, better quality of life, and improved community management that can and will be sustained far into the future.

A tapestry of achievement: a golden khada in Jiaju (III)

It is the key to using the area’s beautiful scenery as a means to earn a profit, and today, a countless number of new business opportunities are being explored by locals.

Salt lake in China's Hoh Xil reserve expands

A major salt lake on northwest China's Qinghai-Tibet Plateau has reached its largest size in 42 years, meteorologists said Sunday.

Tibet to build world's highest planetarium

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region will start construction on its first, and the world's highest, planetarium in 2018, local authorities said.

A new nightlife in Tibet

From the Milky Way to meteor showers, the region is a stargazer's paradise.

Ecological milestones in Tibet

Over the last few years, the blue sky, white clouds, clear water and sweet air, together with recent greening projects, have served to enhance China's Tibet Autonomous Region reputation as a "paradise on earth."

Regulation enacted to further protect Sanjiangyuan National Park

A regulation on Sanjiangyuan National Park, the first of China's new national park system, took effect on Tuesday, aimed at better protecting the headwaters of three rivers.

First Mars simulation base to be built in NW China

China's first Mars simulation base will be built in Northwest China's Qinghai Province, China News Service reported on Tuesday.

Garze: land of glory (III)

Garze County is not large in size, but it has always been home to talented people.

  • Tibet receives 25 mln tourists in 2017
    Tibet receives 25 mln tourists in 2017 2018-01-29 | From:Xinhua

    Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region received a record 25.6 million domestic and foreign tourists in 2017, up 10.6 percent compared with the previous year, regional authorities announced Thursday...

  • Tourism booms in NW China plateau province
    Tourism booms in NW China plateau province 2018-01-29 | From:Xinhua

    Northwest China's plateau province Qinghai received over 34.8 million tourists from home and abroad in 2017, a growth of over 21 percent from the previous year.

  • Smile at the birdie in Lhasa
    Smile at the birdie in Lhasa 2018-01-24 | From:shine.cn

    Lhasa is known as a city of sunshine, and winter is the best season to watch a variety of migratory birds including some rare species such as the black-necked crane, bar-headed goose and ruddy shelduc...

  • China's first national park to open in 2020
    China's first national park to open in 2020 2018-01-19 | From:China daily

    China's first national park in the Sanjiangyuan area will open in 2020, the administration bureau said Wednesday.

  • Lhasa hosts more tourists than ever in 2017
    Lhasa hosts more tourists than ever in 2017 2018-01-16 | From:China Daily

    Lhasa received a record high of 16 million tourists from at home and abroad last year, or up 17.6 percent year on year, the city's tourist authorities said Sunday.

  • Record number of air passengers in Tibet for 2017
    Record number of air passengers in Tibet for 2017 2018-01-02 | From:Xinhua

    Tibet Autonomous Region saw a record 4.51 million air passengers in 2017, up 11.9 percent from the previous year, the regional civil aviation administration said.