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 Travel Blog

Exploration of Yak Museum in Tibet Exploration of Yak Museum in Tibet Yak, has become a cultural symbol, and even a symbol of those people who live on the plateau. And the world's first yak-themed Museum is located in northwestern corner of the stadium.
Namtso Lake-the Highest Lake in the World Namtso Lake-the Highest Lake in the World Namtso Lake, located in the middle north part of Tibet, is the second largest lake in Tibet and is reputed as the "Heaven Lake" with the elevation of 4718 meters.
“Lake Castle” in Basumtso-Tsodzong Monastery “Lake Castle” in Basumtso-Tsodzong Monastery Tsodzong Monastery, referred as “Lake Castle” based on Tibetan language, is standing on the center island of Basumtso, covering an area of about 2000 square meters.
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Tibet Travel 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. It is special not only for the spectacular nature scenery, also the unique local customs. For a lot of people, Tibet is remote and inaccessible. But once you are here, you would know it’s a magical place, it is alien to common experiences. The beauty of Tibet is impossible to describe in words. Stop trying to define it, come and immerse yourself in it.
Potala Palace Potala Palace
Mt. Everest Mt. Everest
Yamdrok Lake Yamdrok Lake
Sera Monastery Sera Monastery
Namtso Lake Namtso Lake
Mt. Kailash Mt. Kailash

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This is the best trip ever. Tibet is just wonderful. We travelled with Go To Tibet in early 2018 and joined the EBC group tour, I am surprised by the wonderful service provided by them...