Tibet Mystical Land
Tibet “Mystical Land” is the highest plateau in the world and lies on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau of the southwest border of China. with an average altitude in excess of 4000 meters. An untamed land of nomads (drokpas) and mysterious ancient monasteries, Tibet encompasses some of the world,s highest mountains including the Mt. Everest 8,846.27 meters. Tibet is a remarkable place to visit. It offers fabulous monastery sights, breathtaking high-altitude treks, stunning views of the world’s highest mountains and one of the most likeable peoples you will ever meet. There’s Gyantse, in the Nyang-chu Valley, famed for the largest chörten (stupa) in Tibet, and hiking in Yarlung Valley, widely considered the cradle of Tibetan civilization. Base yourself in Tsetang and marvel at the monkey cave in Gangpo Ri or walk the monastery kora (pilgrim path). Your trip will take you past glittering mountain turquoise lakes and over high passes draped with prayer flags. Find a quiet spot in a prayer hall full of chanting monks, hike past the ruins of remote hermitages or make an epic overland trip along some of the world’s wildest roads. The scope for adventure is limitless.
It is freezing cold in most time of the year. Most tourists come to visit Tibet only in the warmest seasons, June, July, August and early September.