Ultimate All-Inclusive Deal Finder
Abbotsford Calgary Charlottetown Comox Deer Lake Edmonton Fort McMurray Grande Prairie Halifax Hamilton Kamloops Kelowna London Moncton Montreal Ottawa Prince George Quebec City Regina Saint John Saskatoon St. John's Thunder Bay Toronto Victoria Winnipeg
'How To Get The Best Deal' Guides
Ultimate Package Deal Finder

Thursday, August 17th 2017

"I'm a travel junkie who's hooked on deals from YVR." - Chris Myden



2017
31
July
Vancouver to Lhasa, Tibet - $595 CAD roundtrip including taxes

Lhasa, Tibet

Xiamen Airlines has dropped the price of their flights from Vancouver to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, down to $595 CAD roundtrip including taxes.

This is the first time I've ever seen an amazing price to Tibet. These are also the fastest flights from Vancouver to Tibet.

IMPORTANT: In order to travel to Tibet, you need both a Tibet visa (Tibet Entry Permit) and a Chinese visa. You also need to book a guide for your trip. Link with info: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/china/tibet/visas

WARNING: Tibet is usually closed to foreign travelers from sometime in late February to sometime in March. It changes each year. In 2017 it was Feb 20th to March 31st. Definitely contact a travel agency that specializes in Tibet before booking any flights (you'll need to anyways, for the permit and guide).

Given the logistics involved and the fact that they are for January/February travel (average high of 8 to 11C) - I can't imagine there are too many that will take advantage of these, but if you do go, please let me know. I'd love to hear about it.

Availability for travel

February, March 2018

How to find and book these flights

1. Go to Momondo

2. Search for a flight from Vancouver to Lhasa, Tibet (LXA)

Try one of the following date combinations:

(for longer trips, you can try mixing and matching the dates from the left and right hand side of the list below)

[2017]

Oct 27 to Nov 2

[2018]

Jan 9 to Jan 18 -- $601
Jan 16 to Jan 25 -- $595

Feb 6 to Feb 22 -- $595
Feb 13 to Feb 22 -- $595
Feb 20 to Mar 1, 8 -- $595 (Tibet likely to be closed to foreigners during this time)
Feb 27 to Mar 8 -- $641 (Tibet likely to be closed to foreigners during this time)

screenshot from Momondo



screenshot from Nanak Flights



Join us in the YVR Deals Facebook Group for live deal discussion & travel advice

For live discussion of this deal, or to get some amazing travel advice (about anywhere) from your 67,200 fellow passengers in Vancouver, join us in the
YVR Deals Facebook Group.
^^^ click the 'Join Group' button when you arrive.

Hit Like if you like this deal! Click Share to show your friends on Facebook.









People That Liked This Page Also Liked:

tags for this post You may also want to check out pages that were tagged with:

Be The First To Know About The Next Amazing Deal!

Head to the YVR Deals Alerts Page where you can choose to be notified by e-mail, Facebook, Twitter, or RSS Feed the moment an amazing travel deal from Vancouver is found.

Setting up alerts allows you to be one of the first to see a new deal, before it sells out.
And don't worry, alerts are only sent when it's truly an amazing deal.

Like Our Site? Follow Us!

Subscribe to Our Feed!

Comments from Facebookers

Comments from Everyone Else

4 Responses to "Vancouver to Lhasa, Tibet - $595 CAD roundtrip including taxes"


    Has Paul been here?
       Paul on August 1st, 2017

    Definitely want to be careful on this one, Tibet is supposedly closed to travelers for Tibetan New Year from late February to March. From what I read, it looked like the closure starts on February 25. I would contact a visa issuer or reputable tour guide before picking this deal up.

    Has YoYo been here?
       YoYo on August 1st, 2017

    Tibet is closed to foreign tourists Feb to March. This is why flights be cheap.

    Has Christine been here?
       Christine on August 1st, 2017

    Destination is attractive but time doesn't work for most people. Love to see more options in the future.

    Has Chris Myden been here?
       Chris Myden on August 1st, 2017

    Thanks Paul, I added a warning to the post.

Leave a Reply


View blog post Airfare Booking Sites The Power Rankings









Join The YVR Deals Facebook Group
    What happens when over 23,000 people from
    Vancouver...

    * crowdsource the best travel deals from YVR?

    * offer up their unbiased travel advice?

    Join the group and find out!


(click 'Join Group', at the top-right, when you arrive)


View blog post Airfare Booking Sites The Power Rankings



Find Chris On Google+