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Trek around the Ganden Monastery Kora

Trek around the Ganden Monastery Kora

The primary monastery of the Gelug School of Tibetan Buddhism, Ganden Monastery is also the first of the Gelug monasteries in Tibet, and is one of the Great Three Holy Monasteries of Tibet, along with Sera and Drepung. The monastery sits on the slopes just below the top of the Wangbori Mountain in the northeast...
Spending Christmas in Tibet on a Tibet Winter Tour

Spending Christmas in Tibet on a Tibet Winter Tour

All around the western world, Christmas is a time of giving, a cherished time for family and friends, filled with love and peace, and for many a time to celebrate in the most expansive way possible. Christmas is a time celebrated in all Christian countries, and even in Tibet. Tibet winter tour is quite a...
The Most Famous Mountains of Tibet

The Most Famous Mountains of Tibet

Tibet is a land of lakes and rivers, forests and valleys, and a vast number of huge mountains. It is ringed by the world’s highest mountain ranges and stretching for more than 2,400 kilometers from Pakistan to China. The Himalayas are the highest mountains in the world, Mount Everest is the highest among all. Tibet...
How to Plan a Lhasa to Kathmandu Motorcycle Tour

How to Plan a Lhasa to Kathmandu Motorcycle Tour

Probably the greatest experience on two wheels in the world, a trip across the vast Tibetan plateau on a motorcycle is an adventure that no right-minded biker could pass up. For motorbike riders, there is nothing that could equal the experience of riding your bike from Lhasa to Kathmandu, crossing the vast arid plains and...
The Religious Legends of Mount Kailash

The Religious Legends of Mount Kailash

Lying far out in the west of Tibet, the highest peak of the Gangdise Mountains. The Mount Kailash is considered as the most sacred mountain in the world. Sitting at an altitude of 6,638 meters above sea level. The stunning peak of this unique pyramid-shaped mountain has never been conquered by modern man. In fact,...
Top Attractions of a Lhasa City Tour

Top Attractions of a Lhasa City Tour

Tibet is a land of mystery and mysticism. One of the last places on the planet where you can experience one of history’s most timeless religions and where you can visit the stunning monasteries that Buddhism has brought about. In this ancient and timeless land, Buddhism is a major religion, one which has become so...
Lhasa Valley in Tibet

Lhasa Valley in Tibet

Located in the south of the high-altitude Tibetan plateau, the Lhasa Valley is one of the most stunning valleys in Tibet. The Lhasa River, also known as the River Kyichu, flows through the center of the valley to the south of the city of Lhasa, the Tibetan capital. One of the major tributaries of the...
How to Get to Mount Kailash and Lake Manasarovar?

How to Get to Mount Kailash and Lake Manasarovar?

Mount Kailash is a huge pyramid of black rock cover with snow. It is considered to be the center of the universe, known as the legendary Mount Meru in Buddhism and Jainism, and the home of Lord Shiva in Hinduism. A unique mountain in the range, it stands tall above its counterparts at an altitude...
Tibetan Railways – Three New Rail Lines for Tibet

Tibetan Railways – Three New Rail Lines for Tibet

The Qinghai-Tibet Railway is the most famous railway in the world. It is a high-elevation railway that connects Tibet with the rest of China. Despite many experts saying it could not be done, the section from Xining to Golmud was completed in 1984. 22 years later, after the development of new methods of railway construction...
Top Sites to visit in Tibet for tourists

Top Sites to visit in Tibet for tourists

Tibet is a land of mythology and mysticism. In which the culture and religious devotion have barely changed since the ancient days of their ancestors. A hugely devout Buddhist region, Tibet has become a popular place to visit in Southeast Asia. It received millions of tourists, both international and domestic, heading for the high-altitude plateau...
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