Tibet Travel Guide

Tibet seems like a mystery lies in the corner of the world, but for the Buddhists, it lies in the center of the world. This magical land has a vast territory and few inhabitants, covered with snow-capped mountains, lush forests and turquoise holy lakes. Nowadays, visiting the “Roof of the World” is quite easy. Here are some refined advices for you like where to visit, when to start your tour, how to get to Tibet, what to pack, accommodation in Tibet...

Tibet Trave Blog

Introduction of Gyantse Town Introduction of Gyantse Town Gyantse, altitude 3,950 meters, is about 210 kilometers from Lhasa and 95 kilometers from Shigatse. It was once Tibet’s third most important city, lying at the head of the Nyangchu Valley, astride the main routes from Nepal to Lhasa.
Potala Annual Tourists Capacity Over 9 Billion Potala Annual Tourists Capacity Over 9 Billion Reporters were informed by the Potala Palace Management Office that the world-famous scenic spot-Potala Palace have received more than 9 billion visitors.The pr
Sightseeing tips to Potala Palace Sightseeing tips to Potala Palace The Potala Palace is considered as an icon of Tibetan architecture. It enjoys supreme religious status in the heart of the Tibetan Buddhists. Here are tips which will make your trip to the great palace the most rewarding.
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Tibet Trave FAQ

QWhen is the best time to go? ATibet can be visited any time of year, though some times are better than others. The best time for your Tibet trip is from April to November, avoiding the cold and dry weather from December to February.
QIs it easy to find an ATM in Tibet? AYou won't have any problems finding an ATM in Lhasa and Shigatse, although you probably won't be able to find one in remote areas or the smaller towns. However, this situation is changing, and ATMs are gradually spreading out across the land.
QCan I see a sky burial in Tibet? ATo respect customs, unless you are invited by local Tibetan families, you have no chance to view sky burials or take photos of the practice, or do anything that is blasphemous around.
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Etiquettes and Customs
Etiquettes and Customs
With unique culture and religion, Tibetans have different ways of behavior in many aspects. Respect local customs and traditions when traveling in Tibet. Just like the old saying: Sing the local songs when you get to a local place.
Food and Drink
Food and Drink
You'll find various delicacies with unique ethnic flavor in Tibet. The high altitude and harsh climate made only a few crops could grow there. Tibetan cuisine is based primarily on toasted barley flour, wheat flour, mutton and beef.

Hot Scenic Spots

Tibet, lies in the north-east of the Himalayas. And Tibet is special, not only for its geographical position, the unique local customs, the spectacular nature scenery, the devoted Tibetan people, the special region tone in every corner of this place… It is a magical place. Its high altitude makes people think that Tibet is remote and inaccessible, and also regarded as the last piece of pure land in this world.
Potala Palace Potala Palace
Everest Base Camp Everest Base Camp
Yamdrok Lake Yamdrok Lake
Sera Monastery Sera Monastery
Namtso Lake Namtso Lake
Mt. Kailash Mt. Kailash

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GTT-D-2586, 06-12-2017

I did 10 days itinerary including Everest base camp and Namtso lake. It was a small group of 6 people. Amazing experience! The tour guide speak English perfectly and also have full knowledge of all the sightseeing!

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GTT-D-2600, 06-12-2017

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