Geographically Tibet is a close neighbor of Nepal which is located just beyond the magnificent Himalayan range in the northern territories. And once you have that in your mind, you can fairly presume that traveling to Tibet from Nepal is an easy task that will have no major complications. Educed as the “Roof of the world”, Tibet is a place of utmost spirituality and religiousness amidst a backdrop of a prudently constructed and amalgamated Tibetan identity of peace and faith.

So, why should you make plans to visit the roof of the world aka the Tibetan Plateau? Well, first of all, it is breathtaking region with never before seen landscapes, trails and structures. The entire region of Tibet bursts out with heart pounding natural sceneries that are not found anywhere else. In addition to that, Tibet has a very beguiling history, attention-grabbing virtues and norms, distinct traditional cuisines and most of all, it has a tourist friendly atmosphere where anyone who desires to spend a couple of their days can come and stay tranquilly.

Currency: Renminbi

Capital: Lhasa

Quick facts about Tibet

Tibet is the least populated province in China. 47% of the world’s population depends on the flow of fresh water from Tibet. Qinghai-Tibet Railway- the world's highest railway, travels through Tibet and lets you visit Lhasa city which is also the capital of Tibet. Tibet has an average eleva Show More

Geography and Weather

When you are talking about Tibet and its geography, you have to understand that it is truly a place of extreme natural and geological adversities. As the majestic Himalayan massifs are magnificently present along the national territories of Tibet and Nepal, travelers can distinctly feel the audaciou Show More

Unique Festivals and Traditions

Unlike other regions of China, Tibet has managed to keep itself away from the alarming modern development and encroachment of humans due to which travelers can travel in peace without worrying about pollution or any kind of hectic effluences. Tibet is one of the most stunning countries in the world Show More

Popular Touristic Sites

For many travelers, Tibet is the most spiritual place they will ever find in the entire world in their lifetime as it has a mysterious yet hospitable communities living together in an exotic Himalayan plateau with its own cultures and religions. When you are traveling in Tibet, there are some places Show More

Altitude Sickness

Altitude Sickness is not something which you should think of lightly as Tibet has several high elevated regions where travelers can feel the effects of altitude. Typically, Altitude Sickness is a rather ill thing to happen when you are traveling at a high altitude above 3,000 meters most of the time Show More

Local cuisines and dishes

Traditional Tibetan food consist mainly barley, meat and dairy products. Vegetables are scarce in the high altitude. Tsampa is the staple food of Tibetan people, which is consumed daily. It is actually barley flour made from parched barley, unhusked and ground into fine flour. Put some flour with sa Show More

Natural landscapes and ecosystem

Naturally Tibet is a stunning country that has wide range of varied geographic landscapes and ecosystem that tends to make traveling in Tibet a bit more fun and exciting. From the capital city of Lhasa to the more serene natural attractions of Everest Base Camp, everything has a bit of alluring fact Show More