When we say Tibet most of the people have the Potala palace in their mind. Tibet is the highest place on earth and is center of Tibetan Buddhism, the 5th school of Mahayana Buddhism. Tibet has always reameeaind the spiritual center for many people. Tibet is situated on the other side of the mountains making it distinct and unique in terms of life style, culture, cuisine and traditions. This transhimalayan land has some very beautiful landscape in the midst of high mountains. Green turquoise lakes, dry cold deserts and isolated villages and settlements are things you see while touring this mystic land.
Touring in Tibet enables you to see some of the most artistic monasteries with lots of gold which have groups of monks in red wardrobe chanting their hymns, following the beats of big drums and horns blown by the Lamas, it will be an opportunity to see into yourself. Besides the old part of Lhasa, there are many other places which can be reached within a short drive which are away from modernization and give you the feeling of being in a different world. Check some of our Tibet tour packages for details. You can reach the highest place possible on earth without climbing while you are in Tibet.