Tibet, the roof of the world, was not known until the beginning of the 20th century. This huge snowfield has brought a tremendous attraction to travelers and adventurers. Its magnificent scenery, mysterious religious culture, and the devout Tibetan people give every visitor an unforgettable memory in a lifetime! Tibet tour is a wonderful experience.
Landscapes in Tibet
Tibet is located in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau and the world’s third pole. As a unique geographical location, it has a stunning plateau landscape. As the capital city of Tibet, Lhasa is the first stop for every tourist to reach Tibet. Lhasa is also known as the center of Tibet. Every winter, people from all parts of Tibet walk to Lhasa, visit the Potala Palace and do a kora at the Jokhang Temple.
Mount Everest, at the junction of Nepal and Tibet, is known as the highest mountain in the world. In Tibet, you can directly take a car to Everest Base Camp to visit Mount Everest. If the weather permits, you can see the spectacular sunset of the golden peak. Also, you can experience wonderful camping at Everest Base Camp tent, sing, and dance with the local Tibetan people at night. Besides, Mount Everest is also a good place to do trekking for adventurers in the summer. Trek to EBC, you can see the spectacular plateau scenery and the entire Himalayas on the way.
Namtso Lake is the second largest lake in Tibet (the largest lake in Tibet is Selin Lake) with an area of over 1920 square kilometers. Here, you can see the spectacular Namtso lake and the Nyainqentanglha Mountains that accompany it.
Yamdroktso Lake is a must-see attraction on the tour to Everest Base Camp. You can not only see the turquoise-blue lake, but you can also see the lovely Tibetan Mastiff.
If you have enough time, you can continue to travel to western of Tibet, where you can see the different Tibet and learn about deep Tibet culture.
Culture and religion
Tibet like Bhutan, Thailand, and India is a famous Buddhist city in the world. It’s a unique spiritual place. When everything is in the right place, those moments of peace seem to appear more frequently in Tibet, whether it is the dedication of the small scale of natural scenery or the inspiration of the faces of Tibetan pilgrims.
In a prayer hall full of sorghum, find a quiet place to pray, see the devout Tibetan people on the Barkhor Street, walk through the ruins of the Guge Kingdom, experience unforgettable Tibetan trekking around Mt.kailasg, or take an epic Nepal-Tibet land trip. Tibetan culture is waiting for you to explore.
Devout Tibetan people
Apart from the breathtaking high-altitude lake, the stunning world’s highest mountain, and the wonderful Buddhist temples, it also offers you one of the most lovely Tibetan people you will never meet.
Tibetan people here are very religious. You can see that they have done a kora at sacred places, such as the Jokhang Temple and the Potala Palace. Their goal is to do hundreds of thousands of prayers in their lives as part of their attempt to achieve greater enlightenment.