"Roof of the World" Top 5 Page for this destination Tibet by Helga67
Tibet Travel Guide: 1,343 reviews and 3,914 photos
T I B E T, also called Tibet Autonomous Region or TAR, lies in the southwestern part of China and takes up about one eighth of China. It is the highest region in the world.
Tibet is gifted with ancient ruins and monasteries, snowy mountains, deep blue lakes and rivers, broad landscapes, and many yaks and sheeps.
Tibet is also prostrating pilgrims, spinning prayer wheels, yak butter tea, and colourful prayer flags.
To say it in a few words: Experience of a Lifetime !!
A collection of my best Tibet photos ---> here
- Pros:Simple and kind local people, spirituality
- Cons:Altitude sickness, crazy car drivers
- In a nutshell:A Mysterious, Mythical Region
Be aware that you need to pay when you want to take photos or film inside the monasteries. Most of the time it will be... more travel advice
In a monastery the Assembly Hall is the spiritual center of the lives of the monks. It is mostly a dark place with banks... more travel advice
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