Holidays to Tibet
Tibet is a uniquely spiritual place and holds the imagination of Shangri-la for many westerners for centuries. You cannot find an intoxicating blend of humming spirituality, art, and raw natural beauty like in the high altitude of Tibet which attracts millions of travellers each year to admire its surreal beauty and old religious culture.
Himalayan Footsteps® organise some of the most magnificent escorted tours in Tibet here are some of the all-time popular spots.
This is one of the three holy lakes in Tibet. Yamdrok Lake means ‘Jade lake’ in Tibetan. It’s the largest lake in Southern Tibet. The Nagarze County, Shannan Prefecture, Yamdrok Lake is about 70 kilometres from Lhasa. It is a coral coloured lake and it is also called the coral lake. The unique natural scenery of Yamdrok Lake, combining lakes, islands, pasture, wild animals and plants, the monastery, snowy mountains, and blue sky, is incredibly attractive.
This is the biggest man-made garden in Tibet’s Autonomous Region. Norbulingka or Jewel Park was added to World Heritage Sites in 2001. Dotted with various kinds of precious flowers and plants, it is the genuine “Plateau Oxygen Bar”. You easily get relaxed with a peaceful atmosphere and tranquillity when walking in this pure land.
‘The Palace of art’, the Potala palace is an architectural marvel which rises out of the centre of Lhasa. It is a large and impressive building complex. The palace is a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site.
Everest Base Camp
This is one of the most popular destinations and spectacular mountain peaks for tourists in Tibet, the sight of the bright white snow fields on the north face of Everest framed by a pure blue sky. The Rongbuk Monastery’s prayer flags is an unforgettable, quintessentially Tibetan experience. There are ample places to rest and enjoy a meal along the way.
A great mass of black rock, the unique distinction of being the world’s most venerated holy place is Mount Kailash. This is one of the most sacred spots on earth. Mount Kailash is a holy pilgrimage site for people of the Hindu, Buddhist, Jain, and Bon faiths.
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Tibet has countless other popular magnificent tourist spots such as Drepung monastery, Segrila mountain, Nam Tso Lake, Draksum Tso Lake, Barkhor street, Yamdrok Yumtso Lake, Yangbajing Hot Springs, Tashilhunpo Monastery, Lulang Forest, and others. Traditional Tibetan food consists mainly of barley, meat and dairy products. Meat, sausage, and yoghurt are important foods there