TIBET REOPENING 2021
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TIBET REOPENING 2021

TIBET TRAVEL UPDATES IN 2021 After more than a year of being closed to all foreign visitors Tibet is finally reopening for foreign visitors currently living in China. As we know, covid pandemic changed the traveling regulations around the world and many destinations closed for tourists trying to keep people safe from the virus. Tibet…

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The Best Meditation Places in Tibet
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The Best Meditation Places in Tibet

In this article, we explore the best meditation places in Tibet. Tibetan Buddhist monks have been practicing meditation for centuries. Meditation is an essential part of studying Tibetan Buddhism. At the same time, it is also beneficial for anyone. No wonder meditation is becoming increasingly more popular as people experience it’s positive effects on everyday…

Meditation Places in Tibet
Prepare to Visit Mount Kailash – Complete Guide
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Prepare to Visit Mount Kailash – Complete Guide

In this article we will cover everything you need to know to prepare for Mount Kailash trek, known as kora in Buddhism and yatra/parikrama in Hinduism. You will find information about required documents, when is the best time to visit, how to travel to Mount Kailash from Tibet, Nepal and India, how to prepare, what…

Stupas of The Dira Puk Monastery by the Kailash Mountain in Tibet
The Roof of The World: 10 Facts about Altitude in Tibet
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The Roof of The World: 10 Facts about Altitude in Tibet

Tibet is often called the Roof of the World because of its high altitude. In this article, we collected the facts that illustrate and prove that Tibet holds this name for good reason. If we look at the topographic map of the world, Tibet clearly stands out. But how high it really is? In this…

Everest and Lhotse mountain summits in Tibet
Mount Everest is Closed for Spring 2020 Climbing Season
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Mount Everest is Closed for Spring 2020 Climbing Season

UPDATE: Nepal will reopen Himalayan Mountains including Everest for Fall season in 2020. On July 30th Nepal started issuing climbing permits. Tibetan side remains closed. With coronavirus cases spreading around the world both China and Nepal made a decision to close Mount Everest for climbers for the spring season 2020. First, Chinese authorities terminated climbers…

Northern ascent to Mount Everest in Tibet
Everest in Tibet vs Nepal: Which Everest Base Camp You Should Visit
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Everest in Tibet vs Nepal: Which Everest Base Camp You Should Visit

Mount Everest doesn’t need an introduction, It is the highest mountain in the world and the most famous one.Everest is located on the border between Tibet and Nepal and is accessible from both countries. The Northern side of the peak is located in Tibet. The peak is called Qomolangma. The southern slope is in Nepal and…

Tibet in Tibet vs Nepal
Why Visit Tibet: 7 Reasons to Travel to The Roof of The World
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Why Visit Tibet: 7 Reasons to Travel to The Roof of The World

There are 7 great reasons to visit Tibet, although we are sure that you can find even more. Please, feel free to share with us your reason to travel to Tibet in the comments section below!Here are the 7 best reasons to visit Tibet in no particular order: 1. BUDDHISM IN TIBET Although Buddhism appeared…

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17 Travel Gadgets for Your Next Trip
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17 Travel Gadgets for Your Next Trip

In this post, you will see a list of travel gadgets to take on your next adventure. We will not mention any brand names, and there are no affiliate links. You will find information about tech gadgets that can make your travel more fun, comfortable, safe and memorable. Some things we are using ourselves, others…

Plane landing at airport in Kathmandu
Travel to Tibet and Nepal: Essential Guide to Planning Your Adventure
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Travel to Tibet and Nepal: Essential Guide to Planning Your Adventure

Tibet and Nepal are some of the most popular places in the Himalayan region and no surprise that many people want to visit both at the same time. They are located nearby, and there is a choice of a short flight between them or a beautiful road connecting Lhasa and Kathmandu. In this article you…

Pashupatinath Temple complex, Kathmandu
Yamdrok Lake or Namtso Lake: which lake to visit in Tibet
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Yamdrok Lake or Namtso Lake: which lake to visit in Tibet

We often hear the question which lake is best to visit in Tibet, Yamdrok lake or Namtso lake. Both lakes are stunningly beautiful with incredible colors, clean water, and gorgeous surrounding landscape. They are popular among photographers and nature lovers. The two lakes are not very far from Lhasa and it is possible to visit…

Yamdrok lake or Namtso lake in Tibet
Traveling to Tibet becomes easier in 2019
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Traveling to Tibet becomes easier in 2019

Tibetan Tourism Bureau announced some important changes in Tibet travel regulation in 2019. This year they are planning to simplify the process and make it easier for thousands of tourists to get their permits. Permits will be processed much faster Starting this year, the process of permit application will be easier and faster. Travel agency…

UNESCO World Heritage site Potala Palace in Lhasa
Will Everest Base Camp in Tibet be closed for tourists in 2019?
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Will Everest Base Camp in Tibet be closed for tourists in 2019?

Will Everest Base Camp in Tibet be closed for tourists in 2019? In 2019 there will be a massive clean up project in Everest Region. This project started last year, and it is expanding in the current year. To help with the project, the area near the Base Camp will be closed for tourists.  Wondering…

Mount Everest and Rongbuk monastery in Tibet
5 Reasons to Travel to Tibet in Winter
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5 Reasons to Travel to Tibet in Winter

As the weather in Tibet is getting cold in winter, many people prefer to postpone their visit until warmer months. That’s why the most popular time to visit Tibet is during summer. However, visiting in winter can be an interesting and unusual experience, and there are some benefits of coming during the winter months. Below…

Everest with the snow covered valley
Best Trekking Season in Tibet
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Best Trekking Season in Tibet

Best Trekking Season in Tibet Planning to come to Tibet for your next trekking adventure? First of all, congratulations! Tibet offers many gorgeous trails across various landscapes. When preparing for your trek, remember, that most of the treks are going through high altitude areas, many reaching the elevation of 5,000 meters and above. On one…

Tent set up at 5000 meters trekking and camping in Tibet
7 Tips for Altitude Sickness Prevention
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7 Tips for Altitude Sickness Prevention

Altitude Sickness Prevention Tibet is located on the highest plateau on the planet. Most of the areas that you will visit in Tibet are much higher than most of the people are accustomed to. With the gain in altitude, oxygen level drops. Most of the people will feel it within the first day of being…

High Altitude areas in Tibet
3 Reasons Why You Should Travel to Tibet by Train
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3 Reasons Why You Should Travel to Tibet by Train

Why You Should Travel to Tibet by Train When you visit Tibet, there are three ways to enter it: by air on a plane from China or Nepal, by car from Nepal or by train from China. Taking a train to Tibet is a great way to travel and here are the reasons why you…

Railway in Tibet
Budget Tibet Tour: 7 Steps to Plan a Budget tour to Tibet
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Budget Tibet Tour: 7 Steps to Plan a Budget tour to Tibet

When you start planning visiting Tibet, you notice that some of the tours can get pricey. Although, Tibet is not one of the cheap destinations, there are some ways to make your journey more affordable. Below are seven tips to help you arrange budget Tibet tour. [columns] [span4] [/span4][span8] 1. Join a group tour The…

Group Tour Visiting Jokhang Temple
Best Time to Travel to Tibet
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Best Time to Travel to Tibet

The best time to visit Tibet is of course when you have a vacation.  If seeing the roof of the world have always been on your to-do list, maybe you shouldn’t put it off any longer. However, if you are somewhat flexible and can choose when to travel, the information below will help you to make…

Mt Kailash and stupas at the Dira Puk monastery