Monthly Archives: May 2015

Mt. Everest Base Camp in Tibet closed for Tourists

Written on May 22, 2015 at 04:44, by

May 21, 2015. Everest office of Tibet Tourism Bureau announced that in order to give a green light for the earthquake relief, Mt. Everest Base Camp will be closed for tourists until the end of June. The exact time of  reopening is still unknown, but it probably be reopen by early/mid of July. This means that More »

Travel Ban on tourists in Tibet from May 12 to May 17th, 2015

Written on May 12, 2015 at 08:08, by

Tibet Tourism Bureau issued a new ban after the earthquake in western Tibet. Travelers are not allowed to visit the following places from May 12 to May 17th: Shigatse, Mt. Kailash, Ngari (Ali), Tsethang, Nyintri and all the regions under these prefectures jurisdiction. Which means 90% of Tibet Autonomous Region has been closed until May More »