Behind the Himalayas at the large Tibetan plateau, the highest region of Tibet is one of the most popular tourist destinations with unique and distinctive perspectives and aspects. The homeland of the Bon Po; the Pre-Tibetan Buddhist religion, Tibet is the trans-Himalayas and green vegetation is very rare, behind the scene of the beautiful whity colossal of the gigantic Himalayas is also the ancient civilization of china and the existence of many ethnic groups. The dry land of Tibet is also the main route for centuries for Indo China Trade. Besides the desert land and dry field, Tibet is a marvelous place to admire the rich Buddhist culture, experience the trans-Himalayan life, and allure with the beauty of the Himalayan backs. Outstanding heritage and monuments, the masterpiece of the architecture, rich culture, warm hospitality and kind behavior of the Tibetan peoples, and the several views of the Himalayas and holy lakes are the main reasons anyone must have to visit Tibet.
Highlights of Tibet
The palace of the Dalai Lama, Potala Palace in Lhasa Tibet is the main attraction of Tibet visit. The amazing architecture and the arts presented at the structure are so amazing. As one of the ancient monasteries or also known as dzong, Potala Palace bears the lots of the histories of Tibet. The palace itself is of very importance for the locals as the people's beliefs the palace is at the Red Ridge which is one of the three hills protecting Tibet. Built-in a height of 3700m elevation, Potala Palace, the huge heritage is a great place to rejuvenate and relish in the serene of the Gyatso Buddhism Practices.
Built-in the 8th century, Samye Monastery is the oldest temple of Tibet. The Mandal designed ancient heritage has been attracting lots of tourists all around the world with its serenity and divinity. The Gumpa is also popular among the author as the Temple of Unchanging Spontaneous Presence. Samye Monastery has played a significant role in the history of China and Tibet. The monastery is fully designed by the Mandala architect as per the Buddhist Cosmology. It has been a vital role in Tibet tourism. Samye Gompa is the masterpieces of Buddhist arts and architecture full of Buddhist Jewels.
Yamdrok Lake and Karola Glacier
One of the largest lakes around Tibet, Yamdrok Lake is the holy lake that gives astonishing scenery. The Freshwater lake is the sacred pond as the Tibetan peoples believe that if the lake dries up, the Tibet will no longer be habitable. Karola Glacier is another popular place numerous tourists use to visit the area. The Himalayan glacier is one of the most sensitive parts of the Himalayan Ecosystem. The way to the glacier also gives the astounding views of Yamdrok Lake.
More highlights of Tibet Tour
- Lhasa Sightseeing Tour; Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, and Drepung Monastery
- Yarlung Valley Tour and Samye Monastery visit
- Tsedang Sightseeing tour; Yumbulagang palace, Trandruk monastery
- Gyantse Sightseeing tour; Yamdrok Lake and Karola Glacier
- Pelkor Chode Monastery visit and Shigatse travel
- Round overland road travel through the splendid Tibetan landscapes
- Cultural and historical exploration of Tibet, and many more.
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