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How to Travel in Tibet

How to Travel in Tibet

If you have any question about how to travel in Tibet, you can find the most usful guide in the following articles, including the transportation in Tibet, guide to top 2 Buddhist hermitages in Tibet, the road condition in Tibet, what tourist vehicles available in Tibet, what the condition of the vehicles in Tibet, what is the most comfortable way to travel in Tibet, where and how to rent a car in Tibet, whether foreign travelers are allowed to take a public bus, how to take a taxi in Lhasa, top destinations to propose in Tibet, top ten thousand reasons to visit Tibet in this life, top 5 things to know before you travel to Tibet in 2017, luxury travel in Tibet, why you must include the lhalu wetlands in your Tibet tour, what to pack for Tibet, Tibet's little slice of heaven: Nyingchi, the ultimate guide to Sichuan: Tibet overland tour, Tibet mountain peaks,the 3 day escapade-Lhasa-Gyantse-Everest, the 7 day adventure-south route in Ngari via self-driving, the 4 day quest south route in Shannan & Nyingchi, the 5 day self-drive quest into the world of Tibet, what is Tibet known for? why Tibet is a once-in-a-lifetime trip?, top 5 Tibetan off-the-beaten-track monasteries, top 8 kora routes in Tibet, top 4 festivals in Tibet, top 3 most peaceful nunneries in Tibet, Guge Kingdom, a glimpse of the ancient Tibetan empire, top 2 Gelugpa monasteries to enjoy Buddha unfolding in Tibet, why you should visit Lhoka before fully understanding Tibet?, top 6 Gelugpa monasteries in Tibet, Monk debate: a bizarre test of Tibetan Buddhism study in Tibet, where should you have your wedding photos taken in Tibet?, top 4 places to enjoy the holy springs around Lhasa in summer and so on.

Where Should You Have Your Wedding Photos Taken in Tibet?

Where Should You Have Your Wedding Photos Taken in Tibet?

Tibet has ranked high amongst the most unique and remarkable places to do a wedding-photo shoot. Here you'll find the most classic sites to take wedding photos in Tibet.

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Top 4 Places to Enjoy the Holy Springs Around Lhasa in Summer

Top 4 Places to Enjoy the Holy Springs Around Lhasa in Summer

Lhasa abounds in hot springs having waters of remarkable healing quality. Here we will discuss about the top four hot springs in Tibet, namely, Dezong Hot Spring, Qiusang Hot Spring, Riduo Hot Spring and Yangpachen Hot Spring.

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 Top 6 Gelugpa Monasteries in Tibet

Top 6 Gelugpa Monasteries in Tibet

Want to find out more about Tibetan Buddhism? Don’t forget about these six Gelugpa Monasteries in Tibet, each of which is unique.

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Top 2 Gelugpa Monasteries to Enjoy Buddha Unfolding Ceremony in Tibet

Top 2 Gelugpa Monasteries to Enjoy Buddha Unfolding Ceremony in Tibet

Heading to one of the Gelugpa monasteries in Tibet will allow you to explore this fascinating beliefs system, and to see one of their most famous and interesting rituals: The Buddha Unfolding Ceremony.

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Monk Debate: A Bizarre Test of Tibetan Buddhism Study in Tibet

Monk Debate: A Bizarre Test of Tibetan Buddhism Study in Tibet

In many monasteries in Tibet, you can watch the debates in the afternoons, held in Sera, Drepung and Ganden Monastery.This article gives you some details and information about Tibetan monastic debating.

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Top 3 Most Peaceful Nunneries in Tibet

Top 3 Most Peaceful Nunneries in Tibet

Want to find out more about Tibetan Buddhism? Don’t forget about these three Nunneries in Tibet, each of which is unique.

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Guge Kingdom, A Glimpse of the Ancient Tibetan Empire

Guge Kingdom, A Glimpse of the Ancient Tibetan Empire

Tibet hides several hidden and forgotten about kingdoms. One of the biggest of them – the Guge Kingdom – is a sight to behold.

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Top Four Festivals in Tibet

Top Four Festivals in Tibet

Tibetan festivals are great time for visitors to immense themselves to the unique culture of Tibet and Tibet Buddhism. If your visit happens to coincide with an important festival, you will be guaranteed for colourful days, joyful environment and a unique experience.

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Top 8 Kora Routes in Tibet

Top 8 Kora Routes in Tibet

Tibetan Koras are all about a religious trek, a holy circumambulation and spiritual poise.The top 8 Kora routes offer a wonderful pilgrimage experience to the tourists and pilgrims.

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Top 5 Tibetan Off-the-Beaten-Track Monasteries for Tibet Tour

Top 5 Tibetan Off-the-Beaten-Track Monasteries for Tibet Tour

Here are the top 5 off-the-beaten-track monasteries in Tibet, namely, Galden Jampaling Monastery, Riwoche Monastery, Mindroling Monastery, Karma Monastery and Zandan Monastery.

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What is Tibet Known For? Why Tibet is a Once-in-a-Lifetime Trip?

What is Tibet Known For? Why Tibet is a Once-in-a-Lifetime Trip?

Tibet has attracted numerous tourists with its royal scenery and unique religious culture. Check more details about Tibetan climate and topography, best traveling time, top 7 regions in Tibet, Buddhist culture and local life, etc.

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The 5 Day Self-drive Quest into the World of Tibet

The 5 Day Self-drive Quest into the World of Tibet

Here you'll find the detailed info on Namtso to Shigatse loop route, including Tibet travel permits needed, 5-day specific itinerary and attractions en route.

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The 4 Day Quest – South Route in Shannan & Nyingchi

The 4 Day Quest – South Route in Shannan & Nyingchi

Here you’ll get the most useful info on a self-driving adventure to Shannan and Nyiingchi from Lhasa, including documents needed for self-driving in Tibet, detailed itinerary and sightseeing in Lhasa Nyingchi tour.

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The 7 Day Adventure – South Route in Ngari  via Self-driving

The 7 Day Adventure – South Route in Ngari via Self-driving

This article will help you to plan a self-driving adventure to Ngari via the south route. Please check more about documents needed for self-driving in Tibet, best time to trek Kailash,detailed itinerary and highlights in Kailash tour.

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The 3 Day Escapade – Lhasa --- Gyantse —Shigatse--- Everest

The 3 Day Escapade – Lhasa --- Gyantse —Shigatse--- Everest

A 3-day trip from Lhasa to Mt.Everest is highly recommended for anyone who wants to have a pit stop and do some trekking on the roof of the world. Check more details about best time to travel Tibet, Tibet travel permits and 3-day Everest road tour itinerary.

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Guide to Top 2 Buddhist Hermitages in Tibet

Guide to Top 2 Buddhist Hermitages in Tibet

Tibet religion has made an extraordinary impact on the history, culture and life of Tibetan individuals. Here is the ultimate travel guide to top 2 buddhist hermitages in Tibet, namely, Drak Yerpa and Chim-puk Hermitage.

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Attracted by Tibet’s Mountains? Check Out These Top Picks

Attracted by Tibet’s Mountains? Check Out These Top Picks

If you’ve ever found yourself curious about Tibet’s staggering snow-capped peaks, you’re in for a treat. Here, we’ve rounded up the most spiritually and culturally significant mountains with the most interesting histories. So when you’re ready to embark on your travels, you’ll know exactly which peaks to hit up for your most epic expedition.

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The Ultimate Guide to Sichuan: Tibet Overland Tour

The Ultimate Guide to Sichuan: Tibet Overland Tour

Referred to as a vital gateway region bridging eastern and western China, the Sichuan Province is an oasis for travellers itching for real downtime—the deep, soulful kind achieved when you connect with the natural world.

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Tibet’s Little Slice of Heaven: Nyingchi

Tibet’s Little Slice of Heaven: Nyingchi

For travellers making their way through Tibet, they will find Nyingchi to be a distinct area that stands apart from its neighbouring towns. The land is not only prosperous and fertile thanks to the mild weather, but it is especially picturesque.

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TRAVELLING TO THE TOP OF THE WORLD: Here’s What to Pack! (Latest & Ultimate Version)

TRAVELLING TO THE TOP OF THE WORLD: Here’s What to Pack! (Latest & Ultimate Version)

So you’ve booked your journey to Tibet, the China visa and travel permit is on schedule and you’ve found a professional local tour operator. The next step is knowing exactly what to pack.

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The Lung of Lhasa – Why You Must Include the Lhalu Wetlands in Your Tibet Tour

The Lung of Lhasa – Why You Must Include the Lhalu Wetlands in Your Tibet Tour

When you feast your eyes upon the mountainous backdrops and the crystal blue lakes around Lhasa, you will be instantly hooked. And then there’s the Lhalu Wetlands, the so-called “Lung of Lhasa”.

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Luxury Travel in Tibet? It’s Possible!

Luxury Travel in Tibet? It’s Possible!

Luxury Travel in Tibet? It’s Possible! Lhasa is well equipped to provide you with all the modern comforts you need for a holiday that exudes a little bit of luxury in one of the most breath-taking spots in the world. Check more about luxury Tibet tours.

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Technology In Tibet – The Top 8 Apps You Should Use On Your Tour

Technology In Tibet – The Top 8 Apps You Should Use On Your Tour

Tibet is like no other place in the world. Technology such as smartphones and even the internet are still not used by many Tibetans, and mainstream Apps like Google and Facebook are only accessible via a pre-paid VPN. Having said that, this opens the door to using other methods to communicate and find out information. Below is a list of 8 Apps that are recommended to be used when visiting Tibet:

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20 Photos That Will Inspire You to Tour Tibet

20 Photos That Will Inspire You to Tour Tibet

As if you needed convincing, here is picture proof why you should plan your next big adventure to Asia’s best kept secret, the wondrous Tibet. All these images showcase opportunities of a lifetime, so have a browse and let us know which ones inspire you to visit!

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Is It Safe to Travel Solo in Tibet?

Is It Safe to Travel Solo in Tibet?

Tibet is a dream destination for many travelers. It is an autonomous region of China visited by millions of visitors yearly. Regardless if you love mountains, or you simply love the exotic cultures that you encounter along the way, Tibet offers all of these things. Considered as the “Roof of the World” with an average elevation of 4,000 meters, one has to wonder if it is safe to travel alone in this part of the world?

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Top 10 Must-Visit Monasteries for Your Tibet Tour to Seek the Habitat of Spirit

Top 10 Must-Visit Monasteries for Your Tibet Tour to Seek the Habitat of Spirit

Visiting various monasteries in Tibet would be an integral part of your unforgettable tour there. It is a way to understand the religion and customs of Tibetan people, and you may discover your own spirituality along the way, just like we did. Here are 10 great monasteries that can help you seek the habitat of spirit on your tour of Tibet.

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The Ultimate Resource for Tibet Tour Planning

The Ultimate Resource for Tibet Tour Planning

Tibet is considered by many travelers as their dream destination. Unfortunately, you may still end up compromising your trip if you don’t know anything about Tibet.Here are some sites where you can get some great information about Tibet.

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Top 5 Things to Know Before You Travel to Tibet in 2017

Top 5 Things to Know Before You Travel to Tibet in 2017

If Tibet is on your bucket list, you’re in the right place! The rooftop of the world is akin to a rare treasure chest laden with crown jewels you simply can’t miss! But before you take this incredible journey of a lifetime, there are a few important points to know.

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Top Ten Thousand Reasons to Visit Tibet in This Life

Top Ten Thousand Reasons to Visit Tibet in This Life

Tibet is an enchanting part of the world. Here are twelve reasons why you should visit Tibet in this life: breathtaking mountains, fascinating religion, historical value, crystal-clear holy lakes, fresh air, fantastic hiking, architectural wonders, traditional foods, photographic opportunities, etc.

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Plan to Propose to Her During Your Tibet Tour? Top Destinations to Propose in Tibet

Plan to Propose to Her During Your Tibet Tour? Top Destinations to Propose in Tibet

Below, we’ve compiled a list of eight of the most stunning places in Tibet, and possibly some of the most beautiful spots on earth. Take a look and see if one of these sounds like your perfect proposal spot for you!

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Johnny Ward, the Irish Travel Phenom's First Visit to Tibet with Tibet Vista

Johnny Ward, the Irish Travel Phenom's First Visit to Tibet with Tibet Vista

Good-looking and smart, Johnny Ward, the Irish millionaire and travel blog phenom, is truly a winner in life. When Johnny decided to travel to Tibet, he googled and booked Tibetvista’s service.He chose 6 days central Tibet culture tour from tibettravel.org.

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Convenient Transport Makes Nyingchi Hot Travel Spot In Tibet

Convenient Transport Makes Nyingchi Hot Travel Spot In Tibet

Three airlines connecting Nyingchi with Lhasa, Chengdu and Chongqing were opened on Feb 1st and 2nd, which has enriched the air transportation of Nyingchi, enhanced its urban functions and drawn more investments. Further more, it means a lot to its t

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Where to Rent a Car in Lhasa?

Where to Rent a Car in Lhasa?

When traveling in tibet, you will usually need to rent a car for the convenience of your travel, especially when you are a foreigner. Renting a car is obvious much more convenient. And if you plan to rent a car, you’d better rent it in lhasa, for th

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Road Condition from Lhasa to Kathmandu

Road Condition from Lhasa to Kathmandu

Many travelers who plan to travel to Tibet would choose to travel to Nepal as well. There are flights to Kathmandu, Nepal from Lhasa, and you can also rent a car to drive from Lhasa to Kathmandu. Well, talking about driving, you may want to know the r

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Top Three Winter Destinations in Tibet, Tibet Winter Tour

Top Three Winter Destinations in Tibet, Tibet Winter Tour

Winter Tour in Tibet.Rich in both cultural and natural tourism resources, Tibet is known as the best winter destination in Asia. Follow the guide of a local travel agency to make a wonderful travel plan.

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The Cultural Highlights of Tibet in 2016

The Cultural Highlights of Tibet in 2016

2016 is the year of Monkey, and pilgrimage or circumambulating around sacred temples, monasteries and holy mountains or lakes in such a sacred year is much more fruitful than any other years. Pilgrims can wash away all their sins and earn infinity merits.

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Tibet Re-Trip, Plan a Second Time Trip to Tibet

Tibet Re-Trip, Plan a Second Time Trip to Tibet

Tibet deserves you plan a trip for more than one month, but most of the tourists do only around one week tour here for the first time visit. Here are some advice for planning a second time trip to Tibet.

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Just a Reminder

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