The Roof of the World, Tibet is still finding difficulty to maintain balance between the Buddhist culture “oldest Buddhist culture” and the large Chinese influence. The rocky terrain, varying altitudes and mostly difficult to get to landscapes keeps Tibet apart from the rest of the world. Still every traveler wants the taste of Tibet with its Tibetan Culture, incredible places and wonderful people.
Tibet is one of those extraordinary destination where indeed adventure lurks around every corner!
The Potala Palace was the chief residence of the Dalai Lama until the 14th Dalai Lama. It is now a museum and World Heritage Site.
An estimated 4.5 million people live on the Tibetan Plateau, the “roof of the world” with more than half of them at altitudes of around 11,500 feet and 600,000 living at close to 15,000 feet [Photo : Alamy/telegraphUK]
North Base Camp is in Tibet at 5,150 metres. a visit to the North (China-side) Base Camp required a permit from the Chinese government, on top of the permit required to visit Tibet itself
Yamdroktso is a freshwater lake in Tibet, it is one of the three largest sacred lakes in Tibet . It is over 72 km (45 mi) long.
Jowo Mikyö Dorje in the Ramoche temple in Lhasa. The most sacred statue in Tibet.
Every year, thousands make a pilgrimage to Kailash, following a tradition going back thousands of years. Pilgrims of several religions believe that circumambulating Mount Kailash on foot is a holy ritual that will bring good fortune.
The Dalai Lama is considered to be the successor in a line of tulkus who are believed to be incarnations of Avalokiteśvara,the Bodhisattva of Compassion
Cho Oyu is the sixth highest mountain in the world at 8,201 metres.
The Tibetan Plateau is a vast elevated plateau in Central Asia or East Asia.
Gyantse Dzong one of the best preserved dzongs in Tibet, perched high above the town of Gyantse on a huge spur of grey brown rock.
Losar is the Tibetan word for “new year” and is celebrated for 15 days, with the main celebrations on the first three days
The Tibetan yak is an integral part of Tibetan life.
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