Tibet usually popular for having the world?s highest plateau is also known as the ?Roof of the World" as the average height of the whole region is more than 4,000 meters (16,500ft.) above sea level. It lies on Tibet Plateau of the southwest border of China. The highest peak of Tibet, also the highest in Himalayas and in the whole world, is the Everest Peak, which is as high as 8,846.27 meters above sea level.
Tibet is probably the best destination for those travelers looking for the ancient Buddhist culture, life style, religion and the different taste of the natural heritage including Himalaya, adventure experience in the high plateau and it is one of the most popular pilgrimage sites of the Hindus which is called KAILASH- THE HEAVEN- Place of the lord Shiva and it has the numerous ancient Buddhist monasteries which are belong to the different sects of the Buddhism and of course, it has easy access to the base camp of the Mt. Everest as well- The Top of the world. Tibet tours are wonderful and breathtaking scenery including high Himalayan views as well as ancient monasteries and palaces. Some of the gorgeous valley, high mountain traverse makes to everyone lifetime experience. Tibet is land of the snows and the roof of the world as well.
Tibet was opened for tourists only in 1985 AD for the visitors so, we have also started to operate tour package to Tibet since it is be best and the most visited tourist destination in the world. We have many years of experience in organizing Tibet tours and many travelers in the world have used our services and they are very happy to experience and explore this mysterious part of the world with us.
There are many things that you need to know before you travel to Tibet which we have listed in the left bar of this page on topic wise- so, please get the information about traveling Tibet and do write us if you need any additional information on Tibet tours – then we will forward you all the needed information to you for your adventure travel to Tibet.
General information on tibet
- Territory: Tibet
- Population: 2.62 million (2000 Chinese census)
- Capital: Lhasa
- Area: 1.2 million sq km (471,700 sq miles)
- Major languages: Tibetan, Chinese
- Major religion: Buddhism
- Life expectancy: 58 years (men), 62 years (women)
- Monetary unit: 1 Renminbi (yuan) (Y) = 10 jiao = 100 fen
- Main exports: Handicrafts, livestock
- Internet domain: .cn
- International dialling code: +86
- Time: Tibet time is 8 hours ahead of GMT
- Electricity: 220 volt